Arnona

Welcome to...

Arnona

Welcome to Arnona, where modern living meets the timeless spirit of Jerusalem. Nestled in the southern part of this historic city, Arnona offers a unique blend of tranquility and urban convenience. Explore our vibrant community, enjoy scenic views of the city, and discover the rich tapestry of cultures that call Arnona home. Join us in embracing the past while building a bright future in this captivating neighborhood.

the details...

Location of Arnona

Arnona, a neighborhood gracefully perched in the southern reaches of Jerusalem, offers a harmonious blend of urban living and natural beauty. Situated on the slopes overlooking the city, Arnona boasts stunning vistas of Jerusalem’s iconic landmarks. Its strategic location ensures residents can easily access the city center while reveling in the serenity and greenery that surrounds them. With parks, schools, and cultural attractions in close proximity, Arnona presents a desirable and convenient locale in this historic city.

Arnona Neighborhood

Why You'll LOVE it:

Why You'll HATE it:

Reason 1

Scenic Views: Arnona offers breathtaking panoramic views of Jerusalem, including the Old City and the surrounding landscape. You’ll love waking up to these picturesque vistas.

Reason 1

Hilly Terrain: The neighborhood’s sloping landscape can make walking or cycling a bit challenging, especially for those with mobility issues or young children in strollers.

Reason 2

Cultural Diversity: The neighborhood’s diverse community creates a rich tapestry of cultures and traditions, providing opportunities for cross-cultural interactions and learning.

Reason 2

Traffic Congestion: Like many parts of Jerusalem, Arnona can experience traffic congestion during peak hours, which can be frustrating for commuters.

Reason 3

Parks and Green Spaces: Arnona is home to several parks and green spaces, as well as two vibrant sports centers, making it a great place for outdoor enthusiasts and families to enjoy picnics, walks, and recreational activities.

Reason 3

Limited Public Transportation: While public transportation is available, some residents may find that it’s not as extensive or frequent as in other parts of the city.

Reason 4

Community-oriented with several synagogues of various denominations, as well as a vibrant community center that offers clubs and activities for the young, old, and in-between, Arnona offers convenience for family needs.

Reason 4

Cost of Living: Arnona is considered an upscale neighborhood, and as such, the cost of living, including housing, can be relatively high.

Reason 5

Historical Significance: Arnona has its own historical sites and significance, adding to the unique character of the neighborhood and offering opportunities for exploration.

Reason 5

Noise Levels: Depending on your exact location within Arnona, noise from traffic or nearby establishments may be a concern for some residents.

Home Styles In Arnona

Diverse home styles in Arnona cater to a wide range of preferences, from those seeking spacious luxury to those who value historical charm or modern urban living. Whether you’re looking for a villa, an apartment, or a traditional stone house, Arnona has options to suit different lifestyles and tastes.

01.

Luxurious Villas

Arnona is known for its spacious and luxurious villas. These homes often feature large gardens or courtyards, perfect for families who enjoy outdoor living. They tend to be elegantly designed with modern amenities, and some offer stunning views of the city or surrounding hills. If you’re looking for a spacious, upscale home, Arnona’s luxurious villas are a great option.

02.

Modern Apartments

In addition to villas, Arnona offers modern apartment buildings with a range of sizes and layouts. These apartments typically come equipped with contemporary amenities and may have balconies or terraces that provide scenic views. They are a popular choice for both families and singles looking for a comfortable urban living experience.

03.

Traditional Jerusalem Stone Houses

 Some parts of Arnona feature traditional Jerusalem stone houses. These homes are often characterized by their historical charm, with stone facades, arched doorways, and ornate details. They offer a unique blend of history and modern comfort, making them appealing to those who appreciate architectural character.

Schools

Arnona has several excellent elementary schools separated according to their respective educational systems. 

A Mamlachti (Secular) Public Elementary School for boys and girls.

A Mamlachti (Secular) Public Elementary School for boys under the auspices of Special Education for behaviorally challenging students.

A Mamlachti Dati (Religious Zionist) Public Elementary School for boys and girls.

A Mamlachti Dati (Religious Zionist) Public Elementary School for boys and girls

A Mamlachti Dati (Religious Zionist) Public Elementary School for boys and girls.

Places of Interest

Cultural and iconic attractions are nestled in the suburban landscape.

Located nearby, Ammunition Hill is a historically significant site that commemorates the Six-Day War of 1967. Visitors can explore the museum and the preserved trenches, bunkers, and other artifacts from the war, gaining insights into Israel’s history.

A beautiful green spot, adjacent to the Kibbutz Ramat Rachel sport center. Special features include interesting outdoor sculptures along with ruins from two thousand years ago. It’s a great place for a picnic, or simply to enjoy the serene atmosphere.

Agnon House in Jerusalem is a national heritage site, the historic home of the author, Nobel Prize winner in literature S.Y. Agnon, which has been turned into a literary museum.

Located on the outskirts of Arnona, the Yad Kennedy Memorial is dedicated to the memory of President John F. Kennedy. The site features a beautiful sculpture garden, and the memorial itself offers a peaceful environment for reflection.

This scenic promenade offers stunning panoramic views of the Old City, Mount Zion, and the surrounding landscape. It’s a peaceful spot to enjoy a leisurely walk, take in the breathtaking vistas, or have a picnic with family and friends.

Get in the know...

Homes For Rent Or Sale & Sold Or Rented in Arnona

No listing found.

Compare listings

Compare