Why-Us

Why Us?

Visit us,
from home

On our 360 tour, you can see Casa Nova without leaving your home. Take a walk inside the hotel, visit the different rooms and public areas and experience our Mediterranean magic!

the perfect location
in front of Jaffa's port

We are proud to host you in a peaceful and intimated atmosphere, where the spectacular views of the Mediterranean sea are at your feet and where you are just a walking distance from the hottest entertainment centers of Tel Aviv-Jaffa. 

Parking and Directions

You can request a VIP pickup from the airport during the booking process

- Parking -

The hotel is located in the alleys of Old Jaffa, therefore the nearest parking erea is at: 5 Tayelet Mifratz Shlomo St.
Once you park, it's about a minute walk to the hotel.

- Transportation apps -

Gett - Corporate Ground Travel

Ride in comfort on your business account, both on-demand and pre-booked. Access thousands of standard and executive car providers, taxi’s and limos worldwide.

Yango — different from a taxi

puts the whole city in your hands and lets you ride wherever you want to go via taxi. Do it all by making a taxi order via the Yango taxi app.

GoTo (CAR2GO) Shared Mobility

Looking for a rental car? Download the GoTo app and select the relevant location for receiving the vehicle.

AutoTel - אוטותל‎

AUTOTEL is Tel-Aviv- Yafo’s new car-sharing service.
What’s so good about it? It saves you time, Money and trouble!

Bird — Ride Electric

The fun way to get to your destination
Head to work, run a few errands, or just go for a weekend ride. With the Bird app, get from point A to B safely and with style.

Lime - Your Ride Anytime

Lime is a leading provider of electric vehicles, including scooters, bikes and mopeds

Tel O Fun

Tel O Fun is a bike rental service in Tel – Aviv. Just scan the QR code and enjoy your bicycle adventure. ebike or regular bikes are available at more than 200 stations across the city, feel free, enjoy Tel Aviv.

The Old City of Jaffa consists of winding and unique alleys where you can find shops selling handicrafts, art galleries, and even boutiques selling antiques and jewelry.

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Drone video of the surroundings /
How to get here

Points of interest

Retzif HaAliya HaShniya St 3, Tel Aviv-Yafo

24Hrs

Rate

4.9

5 min.

Center tourist site

The Old City of Jaffa

Among the main sites from the Ottoman period, you will find fantastic nightlife filled with authentic restaurants and bars serving a unique Mediterranean culinary experience.

Food and other products market

The Carmel Market

The Carmel Market of Tel Aviv is the city’s primary market thanks to its character and the culinary experience it offers. 

The market is located along Carmel Street and has expanded over the years to nearby streets.

Mifrats Shlomo 10, Tel Aviv-Yafo

11am–7pm

Rate

4.9

5 min.

Olei Zion St, Tel Aviv-Yafo

9am–5pm

Rate

4.9

5 min.

Food and other products market

Jaffa's Flea Market

The flea market in Jaffa offers you various objects, clothes, and furniture items, new and used, all uniquely picked. 

It is also considered to be an incredible culinary destination.

The market is crowded all year around and is an attraction for visitors, tourists, and lovers of great findings. 

Guided tours

In 1654, the Ottoman government gave permission to the Franciscan Order to build a hostel for pilgrims. This inn became the first building in new Jaffa. Later, in the 18th century, the building was renovated and named Casa Nova (New House).

English

Retzif HaAliya

24Hours

Retzif HaAliya HaShniya St 3, Tel Aviv-Yafo

Feel the legacy of the past with this trip that will take you to the holy sites of Jerusalem and to the city of

100$

Restaurants and Bars

Jaffa is very well known for its cuisine. If Tel Aviv is the capital of Israel’s cuisine, then Jaffa is the capital of Tel Aviv. We have compiled a list of restaurants and bars, each a culinary experience. All are within walking distance from our hotel.

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Resturant1

Rate

4.9

Distance

5 min

About Us

Meet Guy

Guy Katzeff was born in Tel Aviv in 1972.

In 2014, when his family decided to turn the property from a house into a boutique hotel, Guy joined the management team and co-created the magic you’re about to experience.

The Location

Nowadays, Old Jaffa City combines different and diverse populations and is inhabited by Jews, Muslims and Christians. 

Jaffa was and remained a picturesque and memorable city that is made off ancient houses, unique alleys, and a historic port alongside a new promenade on the seafront. 

Get to know Us

Our hotel is located at the northern entrance to the port at “Netiv Hamazalot” alley.

The original building in which the hotel is located was renovated in 1654 by representatives of the Franciscan Order.

It operated as a hostel for pilgrims upon landing in the Holy Land before leaving for Jerusalem.

During those years, Jaffa was a ruined city, and the ancient structure that remained among the ruins was a night parking lot for those pilgrims.

Before the last renovation of the building, several half-hewn caves remained.

Today, some of the building’s walls are decorated with reliefs representing elements of the Catholic Church and the Vatican.

The contours at the hotel’s main entrance hint at the building’s last owners – the kings of Spain.

Then, in the 18th century, the building was renovated and was given its new name: “Casa Nova” (the new house).

The hostel remained active until the end of the 19th century, when the building doors, which were already dilapidated and dangerous for residents, were closed.

In recent years the sounds of hammers and drills have reverberated between the walls of the Casa Nova. In 2014, after extensive renovations, we reopened our gates.

Our luxury suites await you, couples, businessmen and women and vacationers looking for a unique, quiet, romantic, and unforgettable experience.

 

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