accommodation can generally be arranged on arrival from November to
March, reservations are highly recommended throughout the year.
Particularly during exhibitions, up-market hotels in Aleppo and
Damascus are often fully booked. Tariffs are the same throughout the
year. All rates are subject to a 15 per cent service charge.
range from fairly low grade to luxurious 5-star accommodation. The
best-quality hotels are found in Damascus, though Aleppo, Homs, Hama,
Latakia and Palmyra also have luxury hotels. For further information
contact the Ministry of Tourism or the Tourist Information
Centre (see Contact Addresses section).
in Damascus, Zabadani, Aleppo, Idlib, Dar’a and Bosra. Cités
Universitaires offer summer accommodation.
CAMPING AND CARAVANNING:
are official campsites in Aleppo, Latakia, Tartus and Palmyra.
Otherwise, camping is permitted near resorts.