Inbal kids: exploring Jerusalem with children
With biking paths and playgrounds, museums and parks—Jerusalem is perfect for families, with something for everyone. Just a few of the myriad attractions in Jerusalem for kids include the Jerusalem Biblical Zoo, Tower of David, Jerusalem Time Elevator, Youth Wing at the Israel Museum, and more. The luxurious Inbal hotel is the perfect venue for spending time in Jerusalem with children, with its heated, semi-Olympic pool and toddler pool, warm ambience and close proximity to Jerusalem’s restaurants and major cultural, religious and historic sites.The Inbal hotel has the caring, personal approach to deluxe hospitality that is particularly suited for children. The hotel’s dedicated, professional staff works to ensure a delightful vacation with kids in Israel that is fun and comfortable for everyone. With sumptuous, kid-friendly menus, a range of indulgent suites and rooms designed especially for families, and a supervised kids’ activity center open during the holidays, the Inbal represents luxury family vacationing at its best and allows you a special opportunity to create the memories of a lifetime.Read more
Kids’ Activities at the Inbal Hotel
The hotel’s Inbali Club is a supervised activity center in Jerusalem for kids and toddlers that is open during the holidays. Children can do all kinds of arts & crafts, games and fun activities—while parents relax, or rejuvenate themselves with treatments at the spa. Trained and experienced counselors provide entertainment for the children, making your visit more comfortable and pleasurable.Our playroom is fully equipped with :
- Gymboree play environment
- Arts and crafts
- Games such as puzzles, cards, Lego and books
- Crayons, paints and markers
- Disney movies
The playroom’s professional staff members run a variety of fun and exciting workshops and activities throughout the day, including:
- Balloon sculpting
- Dancing and aerobic fun
- Bingo and other games with prizes
- Be a star! Rehearse for an “Evening Show” for parents
- Chocolate truffle workshops
- Souvenir magnet making
- Face painting
For teens, the Inbal runs an entertainment center during the holidays, with indoor games, an electronic entertainment center and a range of other equipment. Our experienced staff members run contests and tournaments throughout the day, with prizes and assorted surprises. Our fully equipped game room includes:
- Table football
- Billiard table
- Ping-pong table
- Air-hockey table
- Giant games such as Connect Four, chess, checkers and backgammon
- Karaoke equipment
The Inbal offers special kid-friendly meals, ensuring that “eating out” is a fun and pleasurable experience in Jerusalem for kids. Alongside the more grown-up fare, the Carmel Restaurant offers dinner options including spaghetti, hot dogs and hamburgers. For lunch or snacks, the Sofia Café offers kids pizza, pasta and cheese toasts, served in the Inbal lobby and outdoor Jerusalem-stone courtyard all day long. The hotel’s breakfast buffet offers so many options for children, from traditional favorites like waffles, pancakes and toast to healthier options such as freshly squeezed orange juice, eggs as-you-like-it, vegetable sticks and cut fruit. The hotel Chef takes a personal interest in every guest to the hotel and is careful to accommodate special needs. If your child has food allergies or other dietary limitations, be in touch with the hotel’s Dinning Department by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 972-2-675-6688 prior to your visit and let us know how we can meet your child’s needs.
Children’s Events in Jerusalem
Kids have a ball in Jerusalem with a wide range of festivals and events throughout the year and nonstop during the summer, from the annual International Arts & Crafts Fair with its entertaining performances, delicious foods and delightful atmosphere, to a nightly light show displayed on the Old City walls at the Tower of David. Holidays are particularly memorable in Jerusalem, with the entire city in full gear for the celebrations. For a listing of activities and events in Jerusalem for kids, see the Jerusalem Municipality’s Culture and Events site.
The Inbal’s heated, semi-Olympic, outdoor lap pool (open all year round) and shaded toddler pool are a perfect fit for families. Surrounded by a beautiful border of thick, green pine, the swimming pool is the ideal way to spend a hot summer afternoon under the Jerusalem sky. There is no shortage of fun foods, from sweet treats to kid-friendly meals, at the Splash Pool Bar–so relax, enjoy, and watch your kids have the time of their lives. During the winter months, the pool is covered and heated, and is just as much fun for the kids.
The hotel is situated in a perfect location, close to many playgrounds and overlooking Liberty Bell Park which boasts a range of activities includes an area for small children, a fitness area, basketball and soccer courts as well as a Skate Park.