Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Tel Aviv

Alma Hotel and Lounge
The Alma Hotel and Lounge, found in the centre of Tel Aviv, has an air of bohemian theatricality in the decor, balanced with chic sophistication throughout.
The Norman
A five star, luxurious boutique hotel near the beach in Tel Aviv, The Norman offers superlative service and surrounds, as well as a rooftop pool.
Brown Beach House
A chic, contemporary boutique hotel with oodles of amenities close to the beachfront in Tel Aviv, Brown Beach House mixes whimsy and luxury to great effect.
Imperial Craft Cocktail Bar
Imperial Craft Cocktail Bar offers not only one of the best drinking experiences in Tel Aviv, but it’s currently one of the best bars in the world.
Bindella Osteria & Bar
The first international outpost of Bindella, the Bindella Osteria & Bar offers Italian cuisine in its chic, contemporary space in Tel Aviv.
Bayern
The first Bavarian brasserie in Israel, Bayern serves up sausages, schnitzel and beer in its sleek, two-level space in Tel Aviv.
Baalei Hamelaha
Printing and design house offering quirky t-shirts and doll-making courses, among others.
Mendalimos
A laid-back local hotspot, where bar top dancing goes hand in hand with clandestine side-rooms and outdoor revelry seven nights a week.
Spa Neve Tzedek
Choose from a variety of wind-down options at this one-stop-spa-shop in unique Neve Tzedek.
Vicky Cristina
Relaxed tapas wine bar where you can while away a sultry evening under fig trees.
Suzanne Dellal Centre
A historic dance centre that's a must for any visit to the White City.
Varsano
Intimacy and authenticity abound in this quaint, somewhat eccentric part of town.
Kuk
Local t-shirt designer exploring the hardcore edge between reality and dream"."
SISTER M
Boutique design house for women of all forms and fancies.
Brown Hotel
With sundeck, spa, and Egyptian cotton, the stylish Brown Hotel caters for luxury.
Carlton Tel Aviv
An extensive face-lift has restored Carlton's glory as the safe choice for a luxury hotel experience.
ST-ART
Serge Tiroche opens the country's first artist incubator - in a majestic Jaffa villa.
The Deli
This cloak and dagger mini-club attracts smart twenty-somethings seeking a steamy night out fuelled by its unique selection of cocktails.
Brasserie
Tapas Achad Ha’am
The Spanish-speaking world presents an exciting range of food and music and this place features them all.
Ozen Bar
Local touring acts, international underground talent and movie screenings make this the natural option for a laid-back night out.
The Block
Beyond the world famous sound system and legendary mixer, a never-tiring Block-faithful crowd leaves every DJ waiting for their next visit to the White City.
Art+ Hotel
The owner of this arty boutique is none other than Tel Aviv's Museum of Art chairman - so you can imagine the distinguished visuals on offer..
Ugly Duckling
Channel the retro-chic look with these '70s and '80s inspired swimmers.
Cheloush Gallery
Rooftop events and a ground floor café come as welcome additions to this recently moved avant-garde art hub.
Hotel Diaghilev
This certainly lives up to its self-titled 'live art boutique hotel' moniker.
La Champa
Cava arrived on Tel Aviv drinks menus back in the mid noughties and has grown in popularity since. Passed off as a fad, La Champa's dedicated site proves the Spanish sparkly is here to stay.
Rothschild 12
Get past the rough exterior of this Rothschild haunt and you'll find slick, minimalist furnishings with the city's most stylish and sexy to match.
Tel Aviv Yoga
Take in some tranquility with these outside Hatha yoga classes.
Buddha Burgers
Buddha Burgers offers a unique vegan fast food chain that provides a variety of tasty vegan-tailored meals.
Catit
For the foodie traveller, Catit's molecular gastronomy should be added as both restaurant and attraction.
Jewish 2
Various facets of house music dominate at this concrete-walled, anything-goes hideaway.
Mizlala
This sister version of the acclaimed French restaurant, Catit, is celebrity chef Adoni's venture into relaxed dining.
Nylon
This street might have cult cinematic status but Nylon's cocktail bar annex and urban dance space looks set to attract its own following too.
Hotel Montefiore
Designed to accentuate Tel Avivian style, these individually-designed rooms offer local cultural insight amid a sprawling nightlife district.
Pioo Pioo
Make like a revolver and 'Pow Pow' your way into this '50s meets '80s mix.
Tonic
A see and be seen neo-cabaret harkening to the days of Marlene Dietrich.
Cinema Hotel
Homage to the city's former, legendary Cinema Esther, many original features remain, including the proprietor's children.
Nachalat Binyamin
Art meets architecture at this popular street fair.
Brown Hotel Bar
With over 300 days of sunshine a year, an abundance of easily accessible rooftops, and an excess of hedonistic tendencies, Tel Aviv has more or less perfected the art of the memorable roof top party.

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