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Address: Central Beirut District, Beirut, Lebanon
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Saifi Village, in the heart of downtown Beirut, is set to become one of the...

Saifi Village, in the heart of downtown Beirut, is set to become one of the region’s hottest art destinations with galleries, antique shops, design studios and specialist boutiques dotting its picturesque streets. Saifi Village’s Quartier Des Arts is fast developing into a meeting place for an eager public and artists from around the world.

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Beautiful area for a walk,

This place has beautiful architecture, modern, quiet and simply a nice place to walk.. it can be reached from Gumeizeh on foot; a few artisanal and artistic shops. It was a nice... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Amman
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place has beautiful architecture, modern, quiet and simply a nice place to walk.. it can be reached from Gumeizeh on foot; a few artisanal and artistic shops. It was a nice quiet change after a long walk looking at art galleries in Gumeizeh..

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Vancouver, Canada
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A quiet apartment area in central Beirout. 24 hours security. A small but handy bakery. For your daily banquette requirement. A very small plaza sitting area ver popular with wedding photographers. The area is cut off from large trucks. About a 20 minute walk to the new Souk area. Disappointed with souk. Modern large high priced stores. A good grocery... More 

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Thank Janmnoren41
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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109 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Saifi Village is a collection of beautiful high end stores.I wish I could have packed up some of the furniture in my suitcase! There are clothing, jewelry shops and restaurants in the area.

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Thank Carol H
Canada
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23 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Amazing spot to see in Beirut. Its a nice village with it's buildings, style, stores & concept that look a lot like Italy or France

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Thank MsJiJi
Istanbul, Turkey
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66 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

I found here when I was exploring the downtown Beirut, there are beautiful renewed buildings in narrow streets. And some cafes. I think it's worth a visit if you are around,and definitely it won't take much of your time.

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Thank fereshte k
Beirut, Lebanon
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362 reviews
204 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 427 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Is a residential upscale neighbourhood in Beirut, Lebanon. Saifi Village is located at the southeastern periphery of Centre Ville. The village is bordered by Rue Charles Debbas to the south, Rue George Haddad to the east, Rue Gouraud to the north, and Rue Ariss & Kanaani to the west.

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Thank Manoul
Beirut
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261 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

You would not know when you stroll past this area that it can host such an authentic place. I love saifi, home for designers and lovely shops, exquisite restaurants and bars.It is a must visit

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Thank HARBeirut
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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363 reviews
177 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Our hotel was nearby and we visited this cozy neighborhood on our last day in Beirut. It looks like recently refurbished and it is home of some art galleries and jewelry shops. Not really impressive, but nice for a stroll.

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Thank Andrea_Detto
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Very beautiful place to visit with full of old houses and historical restaurants and cafes. you can walk in small roads and smell the history.

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Thank sharifa500
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4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Saidi village is one of the nicest places in the rebuilt Beirut downtown. Nice cafes and art galleries. Lebanese designers are amazing !

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