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Beit Zafran Hotel de Charme

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Dublin, Ireland
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2013

from interior design to staff and management - everything here is 10/10 . The location is great in the old historical centre of Damascus and it is in easy walking distance of just about anywhere you might want to go. Staff were really helpful with directions and organising trips. my only downside to this hotel was checking out - i... More 

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6 Thank Beaker2012
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23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2013

I stayed at Beit Zafran 4-5 times during my business trips to Damascus, and I cant even start to describe how much I enjoyed my stay there... The Hotel itself is a piece of art and history...the rooms look as if they came out from The Thousand Nights & Night stories, so spacious and refreshing to be in especially during... More 

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5 Thank Rsadeq
Manhattan Beach, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2012

I was in Damascus on September 2011, My assistant booked me at Beit Zafran Hotel. and it absolutely exceeded my expectations. Most of the time you feel like you're the only one there,. The staff are amazing. Mr. Nour Moftah the hotel manager who met several time achieves the right balance between helpful, inquisitive and discreet. Beit Zafran may not... More 

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10 Thank Robert F
Sydney, Australia
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256 reviews
155 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 317 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2011

We had no real idea what to expect of this little hotel but it well and truly exceeded our hopes. The location is great in the old historical centre of Damascus and it is in easy walking distance of just about anywhere you might want to go. Service from thenfront desk was really good,helping to organize tours to the countryside... More 

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3 Thank BeachSwaggie
Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2011

We stayed here for three nights in April 2011, and were hoping we wouldn't be disappointed, as it was one of the most expensive hotels we'd ever chosen to stay in. In short, we weren't! We were travelling with a 21 month old, and the hotel provided a room on the ground floor (easy access with buggy), a large cot... More 

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3 Thank kathrynandjon
Kogl
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2011

At the end of April we decided to go on the trip through Syria and Lebanon we had been so much and so long looking for. Of course we were worried but as my wife said on the plane home "I'm so glad we did it!" A considerable part of the pleasant memories we have taken with us from this... More 

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2 Thank ottokogl
Abbotsford, Canada
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82 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2011

We started our holiday at the Beit Zafran and it was our base while on our private tour we had booked with Nawafir Tours who get all the credit for making our reservations. Atmosphere wow ,service , decor , roof top breakfast attention to detail the Beit Zafran has it all a credit to Syrian hospitality. Location in old Damascus... More 

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2 Thank Monck
Switzerland
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12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2011

This small gem is in the heart of old Damascus. It is an old palace beautifully restored. The courtyard with the fountain is a heaven to relax in when coming back from hustling,bustling Damascus. Good restaurants all in walking distance. The rooms are comfortable, the staff very friendly and helpful. Breakfast is on the rooftop. I would stay there anytime... More 

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2 Thank Gabriela53
Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2011

We spent 4 nights here and used it as a base to explore the city. It felt like a wonderful home to return to after each full day of sightseeing. Breakfast on the terrace provided a great start. There are several good restaurants we could walk to in the evening. And the staff couldn't be more helpful and solicitous. An... More 

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1 Thank trvlmvn
Damascus
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 March 2011

In this case, not a description of Prince Charming but the place he might live in. My mother and I spent ten days enjoying the sanctuary and romanticism of this impeccably restored Beit Arabi in the heart of the Old City. Each room is unique - one is even inscribed in calligraphy and poetry, just one of the many personal... More 

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1 Thank FlyingCarpetDamascus

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beit Zafran is a wonderfully restored 19th-century home transformed into a luxury Hotel de Charme. A quiet hideaway tucked in the historic neighborhoods of the Old City, our hotel is within walking distance of most major tourist attractions in Damascus. Our personalized service and first-class Damascene accommodations are unparalleled. Stepping into the home, the antiquity, charm and sophistication are unmistakable. Beit Zafran is sure to provide its guests with a unique and memorable experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Beit Zafran Hotel de Charme

Address: 33 Boolad St, Bab Touma, Damascus 31109, Syria
Region: Syria > Damascus
Hotel Class:5 star — Beit Zafran Hotel de Charme 5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“request a room with balcony - worth it during the really hot season.”
 of 5 bubbles Beaker2012, 12 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Get a room on the ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles ottokogl, 23 May 2011 | Read review
“ask for upstairs with terrasse (no. 8)”
 of 5 bubbles Gabriela53, 12 Apr 2011 | Read review
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