Jazzing Up Jaffa: Hotels Are Conquering the Shore

Tourists visit, eat, drink and spend in Jaffa, but go back to Tel Aviv to sleep. That is about to change.

The true proof that a city is a major international tourist destination comes when major hotel chains decide to open up new hotels there. In Jaffa, this happened a year ago when Starwood Hotels & Resorts announced it would open its W Tel Aviv-Jaffa hotel during 2016. But W will not be alone: It is only the beginning of the major hotel development spurt that Jaffa will enjoy over the...