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Citadel Youth Hostel

Hostelworld.comUS$34*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are two nice things about this hostel: the view, and the look of the hallway (although, truth be told, it is uncomfortably small). Everything else is quite awfull. There are some rooms, which are extremely small and completely filled with beds, leaving no room for bags or to move around. Than there is the roof. The hostel states that...

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1Thank Jaron v
Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The location is excellent in the center of the old city of Jerusalem. The location compensates for (almost) all... The rooms are VERY basic, the restrooms and showers much below an acceptable standard.... but the price is also VERY low. The view from the rooftop is AMAZING.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

What a magical place to stay. Full of charm, and the staff were very friendly and helpful. I booked one of the single rooms for my first night in Jerusalem. The hostel is in an incredible location, a short walk from the Western Wall, Church of the Holy Sepulchre and Dome of the Rock. The streets around it are buzzing...

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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 29 March 2017

1 out of four of us being in the same room was bite 21 times. The room was stuffy, with a very small sealed window. Kitchen was poorly equiped (no cups, 4 big spoons). Smell from toilets in the lobby. Good, nice teracce on the roof with a beutiful view, good location, nice staff.

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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Great location, astonishing rooftop view, friendly staff and an architecture that really makes you feel like you are staying in ancient Jerusalem. This hostel provides what a true traveler needs, definetly recomend and would stay again.

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2Thank Roberto V
Reviewed 27 January 2017

My wife and I stayed here in January 17. At first we booked two dorm beds for one night. When we came the host Adam welcomed us warmly and let us take a double room for the price of 2 dorm beds because quite many rooms were vacant. That was really nice! Thanks Adam! And then we stayed for one...

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1Thank Константин П
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Although we only stayed in a one bed due to space, this is a charming and warm hostel, good value for money and very friendly and helpful staff .. be prepared for typical hostel life though, people in and out at all times of the night, perfect for groups of friends or single travelers exploring.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

The location of this hostel is fantastic, and staying in such an old building is certainly a novelty, especially with a rooftop to be able to see all over the old city. However the hostel was so damp it ruined several items we placed on the windowsill and the paint kept falling off the ceiling and wall on to our...

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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

The best and cheapest hostel in the direct centrum of Jerusalem. They are friendly for everything. We stay there 2 nights with group of 15 friends. They respekt night silence and sleeping was well. Only the kitchen and bathroom need small modernisation.

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Thank Jan Č
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Awesome location. Sitting on the rooftop you can see part of the western wall and the temple mount, you can hear bells of plenty churches and voice of mullah. Really inspiring and amazing at the same time.

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Additional Information about Citadel Youth Hostel

Address: St. Marks 20 | Jaffa Gate, Jerusalem, Israel
Region: Israel > Jerusalem District > Jerusalem
Price Range: RM65 - RM208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“best view ,Awesome location,cheap accommodation,room 3 is the best”
  • room 3 and room 4 cave style rooms
608jensenc, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
“bed bugs, dirty, no wifi, no shower facilities, don't book.”
christineo384, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Sleep outside on the top of the roof! It is much cooler and you'll have a better nights sleep, it is also cheaper!”
conorl15, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“perfect location, great ambiance, awesome staff, super rofftop view”
materap, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We had a private room with bathroom but it's really hot because there is no aircon. I think it is also possible to sleep on the roof.”
A7462MRdianas, 20 May 2016 | Read review
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