Relaxing Places in Lebanon

Isn’t it time for you to have some time off for yourself and relax? Don’t you long for a comfortable bed that views the sea or the mountains of Lebanon? This city that has a breathtaking nature will surely be the perfect destination for your next vacation. In this article, we will help you choose the best relaxing places in Lebanon.

Relaxing Places in Lebanon

1. La Maison de la Forêt

If you’re looking for relaxation and fun, this place is one of the best destinations. This place is the perfect option for exciting outdoor activities and adventure. It’s also suitable for kids and adults, where you can enjoy sports like tower climbing, rappelling, and hiking.

Location:

It’s 70 km south of Beirut in a picturesque, pine-laden area. 

Price:

One night stay with breakfast and up to 4 people is 85$

Activities:

  • Tower climbing and rappelling 
  • Hiking
  • Treetop adventure park
  • Biking and canyoning
  • Parlor games

Amenities & Facilities:

Lodging options include five cozy wooden rooms and 25 fully furnished bungalows, all of which offer lovely views of the forest.

Contact Details:

Phone: 07 800 222

Mobile: 78 828 252

Email: reservations@lamaisondelaforet.net

La-Maison-de-la-Forêt

2. Bouyouti

Enjoy the outdoor swimming pool and colorful gardens along with amazing views on the surrounding valley and the mountains in Bouyouti. It consists of guesthouses that are ready to give the most searched for experience in a vacation. It even has a pool with a panoramic view of the Chouf, making it one of the most relaxing places to visit in Lebanon.

Location:

Maasser Beit El- Dine Road – Chouf – Lebanon

Price:

The guesthouses start from 200 – 400 $ per night

Activities:

  • Enjoy the swimming pool
  • Relax and watch the amazing view

Amenities & Facilities:

There are 10 all separate buildings varying in size guesthouses that are beautifully decorated along with breakfast exceeding all expectations. Also, there is a small restaurant serving plats du jour, sandwiches, fish, and salads.

Contact Details:

Telephone Number: +9613310200 – +9613726200

Bouyouti

3. Blue Jay Valley

This place is designed for you if you love the green nature and would want your staycation to view this beauty. It’s decorated by pines, oaks and starry nights. Combining comfort, luxury and raw nature, the valley indulges all your needs away from the city.

Location:

Azour main road – Jezzine – Lebanon

Price:

Prices start from 90 $ – 300 $ per night

Activities:

  • Swim in the outdoor pool
  • Relax in a warm jacuzzi
  • Available bicycle rental services
  • Hiking   
  • Children’s playground

Amenities & Facilities:

It consists of twelve unique guest houses with names like “Beit Al Yasmine” and “Beit AlWard.” There is free Wi-Fi service and pets are allowed.

Contact Details:

  • Mobile : +961 78 88 00 88 
  • Tel : +961 7 811 112 /3
  • Email : info@bluejayvalley.com 
Blue-Jay-Valley

4. L’Auberge de la Mer

In case you want to spend your vacation in a historic place in the shadow of two historic churches, then head to L’Auberge de la Mer. It’s a small boutique hotel built in the 19th century facing the Mediterranean sea and old fishing port. Its high standard rooms and services made it one of the most relaxing places in Lebanon.

Location:

Mina, Batroun, North Lebanon

Price:

The rooms’ price range is 220 – 600$ per night.

Activities:

  • Enjoy the breathtaking view of sea and hills.
  • Have a tour in the old souk
  • Explore the old Phoenician port city

Amenities & Facilities:

It has 7 rooms and 2 suits with really beautiful names like, sunshine, hope, and happiness. The stay includes first class breakfast made by the hotels’ chefs.

Contact Details:

L’Auberge-de-la-Mer

5. Al Haush

If your ideal staycation is a bed-and-breakfast accommodation with a pool, endless green spaces, lounge areas, and olive groves, the Al Haush is the place to go. This guesthouse includes a small farm where plenty of animals like rabbits, ducks, and deer thrive. There is also a mini agricultural museum, and a soap-and-rose-water workshop.

Location:

Off Houch El Ghanam main street, Houch El Ghanam, Lebanon

Prices:

The rooms’ price range is 195 – 388 $ per night

Activities:

  • Horse riding and mountain biking
  • Swim in 2 large pools
  • Dedicated playground for children
  • Private and group Yoga sessions

Amenities & Facilities:

The guest house consists of 14 rooms with king size beds and included breakfast.

Contact Details:

Tel: +961 (03) 911 110

Email: info@alhaush.com

Al-Haush

6. Byblos Sur Mer Hotel

If you’ve been to Byblos before, you know how magical the port can be. This charming boutique hotel has a sea front view and is the ideal relaxing getaway in Lebanon. The hotel also has spacious redecorated rooms, a seafront pool and a sunny breakfast room where a splendid buffet is served. 

Location:

Byblos Port – Byblos Sur Mer Hotel -Jbeil – Lebanon

Price:

Rooms start from 175 $ to 480 $ per night

Activities:

  • Enjoy the gorgeous port view from your room
  • Cool down by a nice swim in the pool
  • Have a first class breakfast
  • Diving and snorkeling

Amenities & Facilities:

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Private beach area
  • Car hire

Contact Details:

byblos-sur-mer-jbeil

7. Cedar’s Ground Campsite

In case your perfect holiday is being surrounded by the beauty of nature, we recommend Cedar’s Ground Campsite. It is your escape from the hustle and bustle of the city to the peaceful atmosphere that is provided by the Lebanese Cedar forest trees. To make the best out of your vacation, follow the camp’s rules: keep it clean, keep it down, and be a good camper. 

Location:

Shouf Reserve Entrance، Ain Zhalta / Bmahray

Price:

One night is 55$ plus tent rental 20$, otherwise you can bring your own tent.

Activities:

  • Hiking and biking
  • Horseback riding
  • Star gazing
  • Communal cooking
  • Picking fruits from trees
  • Visiting historical landmarks in Chouf area

Amenities & Facilities:

  • Tents and mattresses
  • Clean bathrooms and outdoor showers
  • Equipped kitchen
  • Barbeque area
  • Vegan home-made restaurant
  • Pet friendly 

Contact Details:

Email: cedarsground@gmail.com

Tel: +9613938187

Cedar’s-Ground-Campsite

8. Pineland Hotel and Health Resort

Whether you’re travelling alone, with friends, with family or just you and your partner, this would be the perfect place for you. It’s described by its guests as “home away from home,” due to the friendly staff and excellent service they provide. Pineland offers the hotel, villas, lofts and caves too, which are the factors of relaxation and calmness.

Location:

Deir el Harf, Monte Verde Ras el Maten Road, Hammana La Martine Valley, Deir El Harf

Price:

Starts from 168 $ to 345 $ per night

Activities:

  • Indoor and outdoor swimming pools
  • Sky Walk (High and Low Rope Courses, Zipline)
  • Horseback riding
  • Children can play safely in their playground
  • Hiking and biking
  • Tennis, Basketball, and Volleyball Courts

Amenities & Facilities:

  • Airport shuttle
  • Outdoor and indoor swimming pool
  • Children’s playground
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden
  • Excellent restaurants

Contact Details:

Tel: +961 5 380 000

Email: pineland@pine-land.com

Pineland-Hotel-and-Health-Resort

9. Marse Guesthouse

You don’t have to spend the night to enjoy for a few hours this beautiful historic guesthouse. Marse is a newly renovated, traditionally built stone house,transformed into a bed and breakfast that offers the aimed for local experience. Blue and beachy, the guesthouse provides a cozy feel with serenity and peace.

Location:

Anfeh, next to Taht El Rih, Koura, North Lebanon

Price:

The room starts from 40/50$ to 400$ per night.

Activities:

  • Marse is close to the beach, so you can enjoy swimming
  • Enjoy traditional seafood
  • Grab a hammock and spend some quality time in the garden

Amenities & Facilities:

  • Air conditioning
  • Ethernet connection
  • Beach essentials
  • Variety of single and double comfortable rooms

Contact Details:

Email:  info@marse-lb.com

Tel: 0096170000425

Marse-Guesthouse

10. Beit El Bahr

For the utmost relaxation and best staycation, Beit El Bahr should be your destination. It is a relaxing and charming terraced guest house sit atop a cliff over the Mediterranean Sea in one of the oldest and most panoramic neighborhoods of the Tabarja natural bay.

Location:

Watta Slem, Sea Side Road Facing Tabarja Municipality, Ground Floor, 4606 Ţabarjā, Lebanon.

Price:

Rooms start from 115$ to 165$ per night.

Activities:

  • Diving
  • Boat trips
  • Relax on the beach and take a swim

Amenities & Facilities:

  • A total of six rooms
  • Dining area in the heart of the house
  • Traditional breakfast

Contact Details:

Beit-El-Bahr

As you can tell, Lebanon is a beautiful country hugged by mesmerizing nature and scenery. That makes it one of the most fantastic destinations to have a relaxing vacation. It’s time now that you pick your favorite place and enjoy the best time off.

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