Accommodation for foreigners studying Arabic in Damascus
Rent a room in a beautiful, traditional Arabic house situated in the heart of the Old City of Damascus. Share with other students staying in Damascus.
The house includes seven bedrooms, two bathrooms, two kitchens, a beautiful courtyard, and a rooftop terrace with a great view over Old Damascus.
Each bedroom is furnished with a TV, bed, wardrobe, dresser and heater (A/C in some rooms). The kitchens are fully equipped (gas stove, microwave, kettle, oven etc.) and the modern bathrooms have hot water 24 hours a day. Washing machine, internet access (dial-up) and fixed telephone (landline) are also available. We now also offer a mobile phone for all our guests so you don’t need to pay expensive, international roaming bills. We have several phones to choose from and if you’d like to pre-book your mobile phone before you arrive, please choose one of the new upcoming mobiles.
Located in the heart of the Old City close to the Omayyad Mosque (greatest mosque in Damascus and 4th most important mosque in the Islamic world), the famous Souk al-Hamadieh (largest bazaar in Syria) and right by Straight Street (mentioned in the Bible). Bab Touma Square and Bab Sharqi (Christian neighborhoods with the oldest church in Damascus) are ten minutes walk. Quiet neighborhood,
Bab Touma Square and Bab Sharqi (Christian neighborhoods with the oldest church in Damascus) are ten minutes walk. Quiet neighborhood, perfect place for studying. Many restaurants and cafés in the vicinity. A place for foreign students in Damascus to enjoy the Arabic lifestyle, get in touch with the locals and enjoy walking the narrow, winding streets of the old city and soak up the atmosphere in the only place in Damascus where you can avoid the busy traffic.
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