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interesting time in the old souq

A khan ful of every thing where you can enjoy the view very near by shops or the negotiation with... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
Damascus, Syria
Beautiful and Relaxing

This Khan in the spice souk in the Old City of Damascus a great place to just sit and relax and... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Damien S
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“fountain” (4 reviews)
Damascus Old City, Damascus, Syria
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

A khan ful of every thing where you can enjoy the view very near by shops or the negotiation with the sellers. interesting time in the old souq

Thank Talalloo
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This Khan in the spice souk in the Old City of Damascus a great place to just sit and relax and admire the ceilings, fountain and building itself. A small cafe inside provides refreshments and the entrance fee of SYP 400 (US 80 cents) is...More

Thank Damien S
Reviewed 10 October 2015

We have just visited the Khan in the Old City of Damascus and it was great. A great place to just sit and rest inside a great building. Very relaxing place in the hectic Old City of Damascus!!

Thank ThomasfromDamascus
Reviewed 6 July 2015

This place gives me an amazing feeling every time I visit it, specially when the music is on or artists plays their instruments the relaxing music, and when they exhibit Art Works such as paintings, sculptures, designs, photographs and much more it gives a really...More

Thank Tarek S
Reviewed 13 November 2014 via mobile

The place is very nice located with one of the oldest souks in damascus with fountain in the middle , using the black and grey colors on the walls and the big patio in the middle makes the shadow and the light effects

1  Thank Firas E
Reviewed 3 June 2013

Very impressive khan in the ancient souq, the places caravans would load and unload. The hole in the roof allowed to collect rain water.

Thank gammeldansk80
Reviewed 24 December 2011

Situated in the heart of the Spice market Bzouria this "Inn"is where travellers used to arrive in Damascus. The lodging rooms are upstairs with a wonderful view of the round decorated ceiling. There are often art exhibitions going on there as well. It closes very...More

Thank Auntiebeeb
Reviewed 11 April 2011

This is the largest Khan in Damascus, built in the 19th century, it features the alternating black and white stone architecture so familiar in Damascus, great vaulted domes, a center piece fountain, etc. Overall, its a very impressive place. And here is the bonus: it...More

2  Thank Flat_Planet
Reviewed 4 November 2009

if you want to see an ancient hotel this is the one..among more than a hunderd other khans in many syrian cities this is the best preserved and restored, and very centrally located one minute walk from the Omayyad mosque. ibuilt 1750 and a fine...More

1  Thank eddnash
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