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The Jerusalem Hostel

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Traveller (139)
Room & Suite (42)
Dining (2)
Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“zion square”(19 reviews)
“great location”(35 reviews)
“old city”(77 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Rooftop Terrace
Free Parking
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

I stayed at this hostel the second time and it was great again.Breakfast is served on the rooftop where there are many nice decorations like flowers, arts, even an artificial grass area and different sitting opportunities.The staff was very friendly and helpful and there are...More

Thank avalon2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hostel isn't quite as welcoming as the one nearby - the Abraham, as it is a tiny lobby set up, but with rooms in one or two other buildings. The view from the 'Tiny Guest House' was up a couple flights of stairs without...More

Thank judith l
Response from jerusalemhostel, Front Office Manager at The Jerusalem HostelResponded 1 week ago

Hi Judith, Thanks for the great review! We're glad to hear you had a good time Hope to see you again :) Yoav The Jerusalem Hostel & Guest House

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great time. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The location was very convenient. The breakfast was delicious. Made many new friends from all over the world there. I would definitely stay there again.More

Thank kevindoylemusic
Response from jerusalemhostel, Front Office Manager at The Jerusalem HostelResponded 1 week ago

Hey Kevin, Thank you for your review. Our hostel is really hospitable indeed. our staff put a lot of effort in order to make the guests satisfied. regarding the location, not many places in jerusalem are as central-but yet calm as our hostel. We will...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent location, hostel is in the perfect spot. Rooms are very basic. We stayed in the “new” building. Very basic breakfast was served in the rooftop. Rooms need a renovation and some cleaning. It is still an option for one night if you only need...More

Thank albertxm
Response from jerusalemhostel, Guest Relations Manager at The Jerusalem HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for writing this review. our hostel is definitely located in the best spot at Jerusalem. As to your other comments, we will take it into consideration. we do hope to see you again, All the best, Osnat

Reviewed 7 June 2018

Excellent hostel Excellent service Good people. Everything is clean and orderly and recommends everyone who comes to Israel to stay here Also great location close to everything and all it at very cheap prices

Thank Hdcbhhbbh
Response from jerusalemhostel, Manager at The Jerusalem HostelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Hdcbhhbbh, Thank you for the great review! We do try to make our guests to feel at home in our hostel and we are very glad you felt it. we hope to see you again soon! osnat

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Details
Price range
US$21 - US$86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$21 - US$86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (139)
Room & Suite (42)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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Lieselwallace
12 January 2016|
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Response from jerusalemhostel | Property representative |
Hey Lisel, yes, all single rooms have privet bathrooms
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"Rooms on the street side are great for people watching and listening to the street musicians."
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"Higher floors have less A/C noise"
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"If you travel with 4 persons and have enough money I would recommend one of the "upper class..."
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"The first room n. 45 we had at the Jerusalem Htl in Jaffa Str. n. 44 was nice and quiet... The second one..."
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