Simcha Hall at the Kotel – Party Venue


Simcha Hall offers you a unique hall for your celebration or event, directly facing the Western Wall, with a panoramic view of the Kotel and the Temple Mount. A one minute walk from the Kotel, making the Simcha Hall the closest and most accessible hall to this holy site.

Simcha Hall is completely equipped for your joyous occasion, including excellent air-conditioning for summer or heat for the winter. Serving guests for over 15 years, the Simcha Hall provides high level gourmet meals served by courteous and professional staff.

***Simcha Hall invites you to see a live view of the Kotel Plaza on their Kotel Cam. The Kotel Camera, is a live view of the Western Wall in Full HD 1080p quality***

Click here to view the Live Kotel Cam

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Simcha Hall can provide you with guidance, to design your event according to your own personal style.

Choose the in house catering prepared by Executive Chef Sara Black who has been in the Culinary World for over 15 Years or choose from one of the Simcha Halls selected caterers.

  • In House Chef Sara Black (Dairy or Meat)
  • Holy Bagel (Dairy)
  • Franks Delights (Dairy)
  • Daniel D (Meat)

Simcha Hall in house menus have been carefully created after years of experience offering a wide selection of items to ensure your satisfaction. Rentals include white covered chairs & tables, loudspeakers, microphone, plasma screen for slideshows and wifi.

Type of EventsBar/Bat Mitzva, Brit, Family Reunions, Meetings, Yom Kef
# of Guests up to 60 (with dance floor) up to 100 seated
Indoor or OutdoorIndoor with Air Conditioning & Heating
Holidays & ShabbatOpen on Shabbat (Saturday), Pesach
CateringIn House or selected caterers (Dairy or Meat)
KashrutDairy – Badatz Eidah Charedit
Meat – Mehadrin Rabbanut Efrat
Special Kashrut (Rubin, Chabad, Beit Yosef) can be requested for additional fee
Lighting & Sound System Video screen, microphone & loudspeaker included
ParkingParking in Mamilla, Har Zion Lot – short walk to the Old City

For a list of popular menus please click on the Photos Tab.

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FIJ Tips

What makes the Simcha Hall unique? Location, Location, Location - direct views of the Kotel Plaza and Temple Mount. This is a really elegant space with delicious food.


Room Rental Fee – with in house catering

5500 NIS – Morning & Afternoon
6500 NIS – Evening or Shabbat

Room Rental Fee with recommended caterer
6500 NIS – Weekday

*prices do not apply to Fridays and erev chag
**additional fee for weddings

Venue: Simcha Hall

Address: 12 Ha-Kotel St
Neighborhood: Jewish Quarter, Old City

The Personality Behind the Simcha Hall – BITE SIZE

You might think that the Simcha Hall located in the Old City overlooking the Kotel Plaza carries its name because it is a party venue. After getting to know the Holtzberg family, you will quickly learn about Simcha Holtzberg, the patriarch of the family a...
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