Photo of Carmel Forest Spa Resort
Address: PO 90000, Haifa, Israel
Situated on top of Mount Carmel, dwelling in green, deep forest, the enchanting serenity of this resort, the only luxurious health spa in Israel, awaits guests. The centre of Haifa is approximately 2 km from spa, as are the bus and train stations, Carmel Beach, Stella Maris Church, the Druze villages and the Baha'i Shrine.
Guests of the hotel will be immersed in nature, far detached from the hustle and bustle of the city and the stress of daily life and take some time out to be pampered with workshops, gourmet dining and other treats. The air-conditioned hotel is a haven of tranquillity, the perfect meeting place for seminars and business events. Furthermore, free parking and parking for the disabled is available at the hotel. Guests are offered 126 rooms in total and welcomed in a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out services, currency exchange facilities and lift access. Further facilities include a hairdressing salon, cafe, Internet access, room and laundry services and a bicycle hire service.
The luxurious accessorised double rooms feature a designer en suite bathroom with bathtub and hairdryer, a double bed, stylish furniture and a private sun terrace with two sun loungers and a magnificent view over the forest and the sea. Other in-room amenities include a direct dial telephone, satellite TV, a radio, Internet access, a safe, minibar, tea and coffee making facilities and air conditioning.
The hotel organises entertainment programmes for adults. During the day guests enjoy various sport activities at the swimming pool and at the gym (yoga, tai chi, swimming lessons, etc.). There are indoor and outdoor swimming pools with a sun terrace and sun loungers. Guests may also take part in an aqua fit or aerobics class, relax in the sauna or steam room, play badminton or tennis, or choose from a selection of spa and massage treatments. In the evenings various weekly events take place, such as fascinating lectures, musical performances and much more. Guests may also explore the surrounding area by going biking. Cesarea Golf Club is around 2.5 km from the club resort.
The restaurant is open for breakfast, brunch and lunch. During the evening, gourmet meat dishes are served to the table. A breakfast buffet is served each morning and set menu options are available for lunch and dinner.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment.
To maintain the serene and exclusive nature of the resort, no kids under 16 years of age are admitted.
How to get there
From Ben Gurion Airport, exit in the direction of Tel Aviv. Drive straight until the exit for the road number 4 towards the north (Haifa). Exit left onto the road number 5 towards the west and then right onto the road number 2 towards the north (Haifa). Take the road number 2 and go straight towards Atlit. Turn right at the Bet Oren sign and then left and immediately right into the Carmel Forest. Drive up the mountain and follow the signs to the hotel.