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Farniente. Douce oisiveté. apéritif. apéro. apéritif. La dolce vita. farm life. Sweet life. Slow life. Experience local. Swim in one of the 2 pools, soak up the sun, learn to paint, read and draw, stroll among the orchards & cycle in the fields

local activities & experiences

Soak up the sun & stroll among the orchards.



THE POOLS

Al Haush’s 2 heated pools are hard to match. They are surrounded by chaises longues and naturally shaded areas. Pool towels are included.

The first pool is nested in the middle of our orchard close to the Stable rooms and facing the animals’ pond and enclosure and is open for kids and adults alike.

The second pool is for adults only and is nestled next to Al Haush’s main building and close to the Barn Patio rooms, providing expansive views of the gardens.

Weather permitting (Pools are usually open from Mid-May to end of September)

GUIDED TOURS

Many guests of Al Haush Agritourism are eager to take a break from busy, metropolitan lives and relish the peace and freshness of the setting.

The tours of the estate aim to provide a peek behind the scenes and a sense of our approach to agriculture and food production.

Visitors learn about how our farm works across seasons, from assisting with the collection of organic honey to taking a tour of our vegetable and aromatic  gardens.

Our vegetable and aromatic gardens guided tours are complimentary. A fee is charged for a personalized tour of the extended farm. This tour is priced at USD 7 for adults and children age 12 and above and USD 4 for children age 3 to 12 years old.

FOR CHILDREN

At Al Haush children of all ages can play and take part in activities that combine nature and art with the great outdoors.

Endless gardens, dedicated playgrounds and agricultural fields provide the perfect setting for children to run, play, build and learn the pleasure of outdoors living.

During the summer months, we have dedicated staff to take care of children and work to foster their creative impulses through our signature agricultural workshop and outdoor painting classes. (Book painting classes in advance)

YOGA*

Al Haush is the ideal spot for an epicurean yoga retreat.

Yoga sessions combine private &  group classes in relaxation and meditation techniques. Yoga classes are held in different outdoor locations as well as indoor (If needed).

Al Haush will provide you with the Yoga mats & organize individual or group Yoga courses tailored to your needs, these are done by advanced bookings only. Feel free to contact us for further details.

USD 22 per person (Aged 12 and above). USD 17 per child (Between the age of 5 and 12) for a 1 hour session

*Vinyasa flow with breathing & meditation 

PAINTING CLASSES

Al Haush is a hub for artists who draw inspiration from the landscapes and exceptional Bekaa light.

The surroundings often tempt visitors with no previous artistic experience to pick up a brush or pencil during their retreats.

We host group and individual art classes and the Guesthouse is well equipped with artists’ supplies that guests can use free of charge. (Book private classes in advance)

Painting classes are done on canvas with acrylic paints.  Each painter will get his/her painting as gift.

USD 25 per person from the age of 5 onwards

COOKING CLASSES

Our cooking classes are devoted to the old ways of making zaatar, jams, marmalades, syrups, labneh etc.

We like to demonstrate some of the ways we use healthy doughs to make breads and pastries. Book your private class or join other guests once at the estate.

Cooking class will be composed of a course menu based on a farm to table experience (Lebanese and/or international dishes) 

Conditions Groups of up to 6 people from 12 years onwards.

Classes for children aged 5 to 12 years are to be conducted alone

Same day booking is allowed. Timing: Daily at 16:00. Class length: 1.5 hours

Children cooking class USD 25 (From 5 to 12 years). Adult cooking class USD 40 (12 years onwards)

WINE & ARAK TASTING

Our guest have exclusive access to journey into the world of organic and biodynamic wines and araks.

Discover how this extraordinary region of the Bekaa has produced exceptional wines and araks for thousands of years and learn a little about both traditional and contemporary production methods.

Tastings are conducted at Al Haush and/or the producers’ premises (Book your tasting in advance)

SUNSET DECK

Guests are invited to join us at Sunset on the Terrace to enjoy the captivating beauty of Al Haush sunset overlooking the silhouette of the Anti-Lebanon Mountain range.

We will serve you stunning simple drinks so you can simply relax and enjoy the moment, as the sun gently slips below the horizon with magical layered light effects on the mountains.

So… join us on the terrace for a truly memorable experience.

TREKKING & BIKING

Al Haush Agritourism lies at the heart of open agricultural fields and magnificent olive trees.

The estate’s fields and naturally shaded track are ideal for long walking tours & bird watching… and if you are lucky you can spot turtles, foxes and hedgehogs.

We’ll help you map trails and, on request, accompany guests on nature walks and trails. (Mountain bikes are available for rent. Price per bike is for USD 7 for 24 hours)

FARM WORKSHOPS

Al Haush has beautiful herb and flower gardens which provide natural organic ingredients for the Guesthouse’s soaps, creams, oils...

Take a tour of our gardens and orchards with one the estate’s gardeners and gather herbs, vegetables and fruits and use them at our Signature Agricultural Workshop with Nisrine.

Agricultural workshops are conducted on daily basis throughout the year and change depending on the season.

OTHER SPORTS

Tennis, table tennis, basketball, football, baby foot are as well available at Al Haush.

A selection of board games and cards is available for all ages.


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