Deir Huwayt

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Deir Huwayt
دير حويت
Qasr Deir Huwayt
Deir Huwayt is located in Syria
Deir Huwayt
Deir Huwayt
Location in Syria
Coordinates: 34°59′37″N 36°26′43″E / 34.99361°N 36.44528°E / 34.99361; 36.44528Coordinates: 34°59′37″N 36°26′43″E / 34.99361°N 36.44528°E / 34.99361; 36.44528
Country  Syria
Governorate Hama
District Masyaf
Subdistrict Masyaf
Population (2004)
 • Total 1,121
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
City Qrya Pcode C3362

Deir Huwayt (Arabic: قصر دير حويت‎‎, also known as Qasr Deir Huwayt) is a Syrian village located in the Masyaf Subdistrict in Masyaf District, located west of Hama. According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Deir Huwayt had a population of 1,121 in the 2004 census.[1] Its inhabitants are predominantly Alawites.[2]


  1. ^ "General Census of Population 2004.". Retrieved 2014-07-10. 
  2. ^ Smith, 1841, p. 180.