Frequently Asked Questions
Are there shopping facilities nearby?
Across the street there is a small shopping mall, and there is a supermarket a five minutes’ walk away from the hotel!
Do you also have a restaurant? Is it possible to book half board (breakfast and supper)?
We do not run a restaurant, and we do not serve supper for individual tourists who are not members of a tour group.
Where can we change money? Is it better to do this at home or should we wait until we are in Israel?
The best thing is to change money in Israel, either in the hotel or in a money changer’s office.
What is the best option for the transfer from the airport to Haifa?
Sherut taxis are the best option. You can find them at the exits no. 1 and 2. These taxis drive you straight to the hotel.
How much does a trip in a Sherut taxi cost?
The current price for a trip in a Sherut is NIS 87.00 or about US-$ 25.00.
How far away is the hotel from the airport?
110 kilometers or about 70 miles
Do you have special rates?
No, we do not have special rates. However, if you stay longer than 8 nights, we offer you a 10 % reduction.
When is my room available? When do I have to check out?
Check-in is at noon, and you have to check out of your room by 10 a.m. However, we are ready to store your luggage until 10 p.m.
I will arrive after midnight. Will this be a problem?
No. Our reception is open until 11 p.m. If you arrive later, you can use the night bell. This option is only available for guests who have made a reservation.
I want to visit Israel with a small group. Can I book tours at the Hotel Beth-Shalom?
Yes. On request our licensed tour guide,
Do you also have a cafeteria?
Yes. Moreover, a self service coffee maker is available to our guests. You can make your own tea and coffee around the clock, and it is on the house!
Do you also have a hair dryer or an electric iron?
Yes, both are available at the Reception.
I am traveling with a rented car. Are there any parking lots at the hotel?
Yes, we have a limited number of parking lots available for our guests.
How far away from the hotel are the Bahai Gardens?
It is a 20 minutes walk from the hotel. However, opposite to our hotel you can use buses that will take you directly to the Bahai. Our hotel is only a two minutes walk away from the highest terrace of the Gardens.
How high is the voltage in Israel?
The mains voltage is 230 V, 50 cycles.
Do I need a plug adapter?
We have 3-Prong sockets (type H plug), adapters are available at the Reception.
Do you have nonsmoker rooms?
All rooms are nonsmoker.
Is breakfast included in the room price?
Yes, breakfast is included.