Dan Hotel Tel Aviv is one of 36 hours in...Tel Aviv.

1. Dan Hotel Tel Aviv

7.4
Hotel · 99 Hayarkon Street, Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Special treat: The Dan Tel Aviv has hosted scores of showbusiness visitors from Madonna to Sir Paul McCartney. Check in to a slightly pricier double overlooking the beach which are available from £178

Brown TLV Urban Hotel is one of 36 hours in...Tel Aviv.

2. Brown TLV Urban Hotel

7.9
Hotel · 25 Kalisher St., Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Mid-range: Brown TLV (browntlv.com) is a very good value boutique hotel with 30 rooms. It boasts a spectacular rooftop terrace with an outdoor jacuzzi overlooking the city. Doubles from £124.

Leonardo Basel Tel Aviv is one of 36 hours in...Tel Aviv.

3. Leonardo Basel Tel Aviv

6.3
Hotel · 156 Hayarkon St., Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Budget: Leonardo Hotel Basel (leonardo-hotels.com) is only a few streets away from the beach, but without the price tag that comes with being closer. Interiors are clean and modern. Doubles from £92.

Rothschild 12 (רוטשילד 12) is one of 36 hours in...Tel Aviv.

4. Rothschild 12 (רוטשילד 12)

8.2
Bar · Lev HaIr · 12 Rothschild Blvd. (at Hertsel St.), Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Stroll along Rothschild Boulevard in the heart of the city and admire the Thirties Bauhaus architecture that earned this area World Heritage status.

Social Club (סושיאל קלאב) is one of 36 hours in...Tel Aviv.

5. Social Club (סושיאל קלאב)

7.9
Mediterranean Restaurant · Lev HaIr · 45 Rothschild Blvd, Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Stop at the lively Social Club (socialclub.rest.co.il) for an introduction to Israeli cuisine. Try a their seafood and fresh salads; main courses are around £13.

Abuelafia (אבולעפיה) is one of 36 hours in...Tel Aviv.

6. Abuelafia (אבולעפיה)

8.0
Middle Eastern Restaurant · 7 Yefet St., Tel Aviv-Jaffa, Tel Aviv

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Head to Jaffa to buy lunch on the hoof from Said Abuelafia and Sons (00972 3681 2335), a bustling Arabic bakery that sells delicious zatar, flatbreads with olive oil, from its wood-fired ovens.

Herbert Samuel is one of 36 hours in...Tel Aviv.

7. Herbert Samuel

8.0
Mediterranean Restaurant · 6 Kaufman Street, Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Book a table at Herbert Samuel (00972 3516 6516; herbertsamuel.co.il), one of the city’s smartest restaurants, serving great octopus, scallops and sushi. Main courses are around £18.

HaTachana (מתחם התחנה) is one of 36 hours in...Tel Aviv.

8. HaTachana (מתחם התחנה)

8.3
Historic Site · Neve Tsedek · 2 Koifman St. (Eilat st.), Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Recall the glamour of Twenties travel at Hatachana (hatachana.co.il), the city’s disused train station. It was recently renovated and hosts exhibitions and art galleries.

Dr. Shakshuka (ד"ר שקשוקה) is one of 36 hours in...Tel Aviv.

9. Dr. Shakshuka (ד"ר שקשוקה)

6.6
Mediterranean Restaurant · 3 Beit Eshel St., Jaffa, Tel Aviv

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Do not leave without eating at Dr Shakshuka (drshaksuka.rest-e.co.il), a Jaffa institution. Order the tasting menu: shakshuka – tomatoes, onions and eggs served with meat stews and couscous. Only £14.