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Citadel Youth Hostel

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Rooftop Terrace
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 9 May 2015 via mobile

Location is quite good, it's possible yo move to main attractions by foot, the guy at reception was quite attentive and spoke English fluently, unfortunately on second shift there's another guy not very polite, and we even didn't want to ask anything to him as...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2015

We found this hostel based on the lowest price in Jerusalem, at about £9 a night for a place on the roof. The location within the old city is excellent and is within a few minutes walk to the church of the holy sepulchre and...More

1  Thank Henry A
Reviewed 16 March 2015 via mobile

Just now I saw photos of some beautiful rooms in this hostel. Unfortunately, I didn't get one. - private room for two could place only the bed. There was no place to open my suitcase. - small bathrooms poorly maintained, no warm water. - kitchen...More

3  Thank Lona K
Reviewed 1 March 2015 via mobile

I really likes this hostel. It is right in Davids Market walking distance to the wailing wall. Amazing atmosphere and really friendly people in the common area of the hostel. The staff helped me a lot as I was om my own which i was...More

2  Thank Lydia W
Reviewed 26 November 2014 via mobile

The citadel hostel is one of the most hospitable hostels we have visited in the country it is in a great location in the Center of the old city close to night life and attractions the staff are amazing and informative highly recommended for budget...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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USD 16 - USD 40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Israel > Jerusalem District > Jerusalem
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Citadel Youth Hotel Jerusalem
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Monte Cheri B
31 January 2017|
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Response from Caitlin F | Reviewed this property |
I stayed in one of the double private rooms... the one on first floor in the back. The room wasn't too much bigger than the bed, but had a dresser and room to store our packs as well. One window that opens and also let's in... More
John Joseph D
9 February 2016|
Response from cam1l0c | Reviewed this property |
You might wanna go to their website .citadelyouthhostel. Com
Nathan B
8 October 2015|
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Response from Caitlin F | Reviewed this property |
I never used them, but they are pretty decent sized, and yes you have to rent them and provide your own lock. But really, I'd only use them if you have something particularly expensive that you aren't going to keep with you... More
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"Try to get rooms further away from the front-desk; the volunteers sometimes chat at night and it can be heard..."
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"Rooms on the opposite side of the rooftop are more private but further away"
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"best view ,Awesome location,cheap accommodation,room 3 is the best"
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"bed bugs, dirty, no wifi, no shower facilities, don't book."
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