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The Colony Studio | Charm in the German Colony

Jerusalem, Israel
Entire apartment hosted by Aviel Peretz
2 guestsStudio2 beds1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the apartment to yourself.
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Self check-in
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House rules
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Located in the Moshavah haGermanit (German Colony) neighbourhood. A cozy renovated studio, practical, and modernly comfortable.

Relax or have your coffee on the balcony.

Located in a quiet 'cul de sac', in the heart of the Emek Rafaim Street. A few metres away from the high street, where trendy shops, restaurants, and cafeterias are located.

What's special: Open balcony | Self check-in | 27min walk to the Old City.

We look forward to welcoming you to your home in Jerusalem!

The space
Located on the third floor (USA fourth), going up 54 steps to the apartment.

A renovated studio with a full shower room, a comfortable combined living and sleeping area, a kitchenette, and a balcony.

The sleeping arrangement is flexible, allowing two single beds or a king-size joint bed.

Guest access
The whole space is yours.

Other things to note
Professionally managed by MPJ Vacation Rentals Ltd.
Please find below the Airbnb® house rules / booking terms / V20201126

Like all properties managed by MPJ Vacation Rentals Ltd, this property is located in a residential building and owned by a family who spends part of the year outside of Jerusalem. The owner is happy to rent the space to you. Please enjoy yourselves but kindly care for the furniture, belongings, and structure of the family’s place.

▪ This property is:

Pet free
Smoking free
Shabbat friendly

▪ Important:

No events allowed
No noise allowed as from 23:00

▪ Charges For Lost/Damaged Items:

LOST eCHIP* : 40 USD per eChip
LOST KEY* : 100 USD per key
LOST GARAGE CLICKER/REMOTE-OPENER*: 300 USD per clicker/remote-opener

[*] Where applicable.

Method of payment: MPJ Vacation Rentals Ltd processes claims via Airbnb® Inc.

▪ The Sabbath and Religious Holidays:

In Israel, most stores, restaurants, public transportation and offices, as well as MPJ Vacation Rentals Ltd are closed on the Jewish Sabbath and the Jewish Holidays.

〉 When booking a vacation rental property, guests confirm and acknowledge that they know that the MPJ Vacation Rentals’ team* is offline and unavailable during the Jewish Sabbath and Jewish Holidays.
[*] Hosts, co-hosts, managers, housekeepers, etc.

The Sabbath begins on Friday late afternoon and ends on Saturday night (at varying times). MPJ Vacation Rentals Ltd closes two hours before the beginning of the Sabbath. To know the exact hours each time, please contact us.

Instant-Booking reservations starting on the Jewish Sabbath or Jewish Holidays will be considered non-binding. MPJ Vacation Rentals Ltd retains the right to cancel these reservations.

For reservations during the Jewish High-Holiday season (September/October) and Pesach (Passover, March/April), potential guests should avoid using the Airbnb® Instant-Booking Option. To discuss terms and pricing, please contact us.

The Host and co-Hosts reserve the right to cancel any bookings beginning on the Sabbath, Jewish Holidays, or during Jewish Holidays made without our prior consent (pre-approval).

▪ Value Added Tax:

Prices published on Airbnb® do not include VAT (Value Added Tax).

〉Tourists are exempt from this tax upon providing necessary documentation.
המחיר אינו כולל מע"מ אותו יש לשלם בנפרד לפני קבלת הוראות כניסה〈

In detail:

VAT is not included in the Airbnb® rental fee in Israel and must be paid by the renter before entering the apartment.

The obligation is on the renter to make arrangements for paying VAT to the Host before arrival. MPJ Vacation Rentals Ltd reserves the right to cancel any Israeli reservation that does not comply with local tax laws.

Citizens of Israel, whether residents of Israel or other countries are subject to Israeli VAT, in accordance with local tax regulations.

Non-citizens of Israel are exempt from VAT but must provide a copy of their foreign passport and their B2 Entry Visa (given to all non-nationals at the airport upon arrival).

Tourists who do not provide this will be charged the additional VAT.

▪ Courtesy kit and items:

MPJ Vacation Rentals Ltd provides welcome kits* consisting of:

[*] Intended for your very first days in the property, until you get your own provisions.

Full bath/shower rooms:
3 rolls of toilet paper
2 bars of mini soaps
2 mini squeeze tubes of shampoo/conditioner
2 mini squeeze tubes of body wash

Toilet rooms (half bathrooms):
3 rolls of toilet paper
2 bars of mini soaps where applicable

Kitchen:
» With compliments:
1 electric kettle
6 sachets of turkish coffee
6 sachets of instant coffee
6 sachets of tea
8 sachets of white sugar
8 sachets of brown sugar
8 sachets of sweetener
1 olive-oil dispenser
1 vinegar dispenser
1 salt shaker
1 pepper shaker
» For your convenience:
1 roll of paper towels
1 kitchen towel
1 wipe cloth
1 sponge
1 small bottle of washing-up liquid (dish wash)
3 dishwasher capsules*
3 big garbage bags
3 small garbage bags*
» Cleaning supplies in the kitchen:
1 small bottle of all-purpose cleaner
1 small bottle of toilet cleaner
1 small bottle of floor cleaner

A complimentary Shabbat hot plate and urn are provided.

〉Kashering option: The kashering service and a kosher set of utensils is an extra service. Should interested in that, please contact us regarding the pricing for the apartment you have reserved.

Laundry:
3 laundry detergent pods*

[*] Where applicable

Additional supplies can be bought at the neighborhood’s convenience stores or pre-ordered as part of MPJ Vacation Rentals Ltd’s additional services.

▪ Towels and Linens:

One bath towel and one hand towel will be provided per guest by MPJ Vacation Rentals Ltd. The towels could be the property of the landlord, host, or co-hosts. Therefore the following charges apply if damaged:

Charges For Damaged, Stained or Tainted Items*:

Bath towels: 15 USD
Hand towels: 10 USD
Bath mats: 5 USD
Duvets: 40 USD
Duvet covers: 20 USD
Elasticated sheets: 20 USD
Pillowcases: 5 USD
Kitchen towels: 5 USD

[*] All amounts per single damaged item

〉All white linens and towels must be laundered separately.

▪ Important notice about broadband internet connection (WIFI):

All MPJ Vacation Rentals' properties have high-speed Internet access. Our broadband carrier provides a 100 Mb/s speed when connected with an ethernet cable. When connected wirelessly, the average speed can be reduced considerably. In addition, factors such as the time of day and distance between your device and the router also affect the browsing speed. Finally, the broadband infrastructure in some city locations may not allow the maximum speed.
Located in the Moshavah haGermanit (German Colony) neighbourhood. A cozy renovated studio, practical, and modernly comfortable.

Relax or have your coffee on the balcony.

Located in a quiet 'cul de sac', in the heart of the Emek Rafaim Street. A few metres away from the high street, where trendy shops, restaurants, and cafeterias are located.

What's special: Open balcony | Self check-i…
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Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
2 single beds

Amenities

Window AC unit
Kitchen
Wifi – 100 Mbps
TV with standard cable
Paid parking lot off premises
Central heating
Essentials
Hangers
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

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Jerusalem, Israel

Being in the Moshavah haGermanit, the property is very close to the Takhanah haRishonah (First Station), and to Baka and Talpiyot neighbourhoods. You will find there a wide offer of cafeterias, hummus, and middle-eastern fast food. National and international gastronomy is also available in the many restaurants in the area. Synagogues of all kinds, an independent cinema, the Museum of Islamic Art and the Jerusalem Theatre are close to the property. In the nearby Talpiyot you find shopping centres and various supermarkets. The walled Old City (the spiritual centre of monotheism) is 27min away by foot.
Being in the Moshavah haGermanit, the property is very close to the Takhanah haRishonah (First Station), and to Baka and Talpiyot neighbourhoods. You will find there a wide offer of cafeterias, hummus, and midd…

Hosted by Aviel Peretz

Joined in October 2019
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Aviel is a graduate in Education from the University of Zulia, Venezuela and in Philology from the University of La Laguna​, Spain. He also studied Compared Linguistics at the University of Zurich, Switzerland. He has teaching experience at all levels of formal education including university. In addition, he is experienced in Human Resources corporate training, especially pertaining to customer relations, communication, tourism and languages. He worked both in public and private schools, airports, hotels, as well as in the training departments of multinational companies in Venezuela and Europe prior to immigrating to Israel. Since then, Aviel has been part of several communication and marketing activities, international projects regarding Education, distance learning, study trips and corporate online media, for educational institutions, freelancers, private businesses, non-profit organisations, tourism and hospitality firms.
Aviel is a graduate in Education from the University of Zulia, Venezuela and in Philology from the University of La Laguna​, Spain. He also studied Compared Linguistics at the Univ…
Co-hosts
  • Mpj Vacation Rentals
During your stay
We give our guests space and remain available should it be needed: from Sunday to Thursday, 09:00 to 19:00. Fridays and holiday eves, 09:00 to 14:00.
  • Languages: English, Français, Deutsch, עברית, Italiano, Español
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 4:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Self check-in with keypad
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Learn more
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
No smoke alarm
Security Deposit - if you damage the home, you may be charged up to $218
Cancellation policy

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