About Raphael House

Raphael House Hotel

A slice of boutique bliss in the heart of one of Israel’s most bustling cities…Raphael House Hotel invites you to find your excuse for an indulgent city escape. Centrally located on the popular Rothschild pedestrian mall, this haven of calm, built by Baron Rothschild in 1890 has been lovingly restored to its original glory, and offers the ideal urban getaway.

Located in the east area of Rishon Le’Tzion and close to many historical buildings from the colonial era of the last century Raphael is an ideal choice for couples seeking to take a break from their daily routine or business travelers who like to mix business with pleasure. Raphael’s 30 welcoming rooms and plush luxury suites are Comfort Zones crafted in a timeless classic and elegant style to match the historical setting and are perfect to stretch out and unwind in after a fun packed day in the city. Perks include  Nespresso coffee machines, smart Sony screens with IPTV , Netflix connection and Yes satellite channels, our exclusive edition of sweet popcorn, a minibar, San Pellegrino water, robes, slippers, prestigious Minus 417 vegan skincare products and more.

Today’s travelers know that location is an important factor of any vacation. Raphael House is located just a short drive from the developing business and high-tech complex in western Rishon Le’Tzion, as well as numerous eateries, chef restaurants,  pubs, entertainment, shopping, and leisure facilities. Other nearby places of interest include Palmahim Beach National Park, Yaacov Agam Museum, Rishon Le’Tzion Museum displaying the life of the first settlers, Superland, Igudan Visitor Center, Naot Shikma Park, Carmel Wineries, Agamim Park, the Weizmann Institute, Science Park, Rishon Le’Tzion Amphitheater, and more.

Mr. Raphael Serussi

Rishon Le’Tzion’s new Raphael House Hotel bears the name of Raphael Serussi , born in Tripoli, Libya in (1921-2017). His charismatic personality, wisdom, elegant attire, together with his warm, open and inviting character, have become hallmarks of the warm and welcoming vacation experience that awaits you with us.