We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Carmel of the Holy Child Jesus

Closed Now: 09:00 - 12:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 12:00, 14:00 - 17:00
Review Highlights
At peace

This place is amazing so peaceful and soul satisfying a real eye opener and a chance to make all... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Interesting place

Interesting place. in Betlehem and I recommend this place, the whole city is very interesting and... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2016
Brno, Czech Republic
Read all 23 reviews
All photos (45)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good13%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
15 May 2017
“Memorable and Interesting- Bethlehem”
18 Apr 2017
“At peace ”
It was St. Mary of Jesus Crucified (Mariam Baouardy) who, led by the Lord, indicated the place of the Order of Carmel monastery on top of the hill of David which is in front of the hill of the Nativity Church. The monastery was inaugurated in 1876...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 09:00 - 12:00, 14:00 - 17:00
See all hours
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
119 Jamal Abdel Nasser St., Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories
+970 2 274 2486
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Bethlehem
from US$138.00
More Info
from US$440.00
More Info
from US$55.00
More Info
from US$89.00
More Info
Reviews (23)
Filter reviews
14 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 14 reviews
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Bethlehem was our first stop on a day long tour. I guess I expected this part of Israel-Palestine to be "tense". If it is, I did not see or feel it. The site of Jesus' birth place was interesting and brought to life His birth....More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank isdn4u
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing so peaceful and soul satisfying a real eye opener and a chance to make all the things that you hear real would recommend highly a visit to this place

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank MonaLaw
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Interesting place. in Betlehem and I recommend this place, the whole city is very interesting and its surroundings.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank MilanBrno
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

It is the most spiritual placeand a life changing and full of blessings in Bethlehem city ❤ when you visit bethlehem, you must visit this place !

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Bernadette M
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Since 35 years we know St.Mirjam . Each time we visit the church people are weeping from Joy. Touch of Heaven

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank fleckens
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

When you visit Carmel , you'll touch the Peace ,, inner peace of human . CARMEL is the most place where i touch the presence of my Mother virgin Mary 🙏

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Mira K
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Whenever you ask or think of carmelite nuns at the holy land ... you will find this place founded by Saint Mary of jesus Crucified the place where you can pray peacefully and meditate passionately <3 This place is a little heaven on earth ......More

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank AmalKHaddad
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

A very unique & divine place to visit ❤️ not only the location of the monastery was chosen by God ( on the hill of David where He received the royal anointing from the hand of Samuel ) but it was also designed by our...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank mateelg
Reviewed 29 February 2016

It is a must see in Bethlehem. A beautiful monastery in the heart of Bethlehem. The place of the Palestinian Saint Mariam Bawardi. A Warm and spiritual place. When you go there and meet sister Firyal, you will know what am talking about....AMAZING.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank rima f
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

No word can describe how much this place is peacful ,joyful and inspiring When I saw the saint mariam staff I recognized that as much as she was simple she was a great person I recommend everyone to go to carmel to see what i...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank marleen_munther
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 25 nearby hotels
Shepherd Hotel
47 reviews
.26 miles away
Bethlehem Star Hotel
56 reviews
.33 miles away
Shepherd Plaza Hotel
177 reviews
.33 miles away
Holy Family Hotel
65 reviews
.35 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 55 nearby restaurants
431 reviews
.38 miles away
The Square
123 reviews
.40 miles away
Limoncello - Cafe & Restaurant
25 reviews
.66 miles away
Fawda Cafe and Restaurant
40 reviews
.27 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 48 nearby attractions
Blessings Gift Shop and The Olive Wood Factory
311 reviews
.51 miles away
Sanctuary Bethlehem
115 reviews
.46 miles away
The Church of St. Catherine
207 reviews
.47 miles away
Milk Grotto
358 reviews
.54 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Carmel of the Holy Child Jesus staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines