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Shebbak Habib

Description

Deir El Kamar, “Monastery of the Moon”, the first Lebanese capital in the modern history for more than three centuries (1516 to 1860), is located 35 kilometers south-east of Beirut in the Shouf District of Mount Lebanon at an average altitude of 900 meters. Shebbak Habib, “Window of Habib”, has a unique unduplicated architecture, not just in Lebanon but worldwide. With its triangular geometry, irregular-shaped rooms, and its quad-arch, each limestone and stair of the guesthouse has a story to tell. Shebbak Habib has 7 rooms accessible from the common hall, and 2 suites with a private entrance.

Historically, Youssef Rihane built the house in 1837, (185 years old) as a family house and health clinic. In mid 1900’s, Dib family converted the house to a theater. Now, Habib family owns the building since four decades and recently restored it to a Lebanese guesthouse.

Shebbak Habib is a guesthouse in the heart of Deir El Kamar, on the main road, and directly next to the main square attractions and to the narrow historical streets of the village.

Amenities

Bathroom
Breakfast
Terrace

Suitability

Hiking

Rental Types

Guest House

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Houssam

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