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South Carolina
Reviewed 26 September 2009

Well we originally reserved a room in the New Palms Hostel right next door but when we got there they kept pushing us to stay at this new "hotel" they just remodeled (We think its because they overbooked the hostel) for twice the money. We said no and they eventually bargained down for just $20 extra. Room is very small...

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3Thank jkref282
SA
Reviewed 24 March 2009

We booked into the hostel late the Thursday night, and found the place quite welcoming. Got up the next day, arranged with the manager that we'd come in the afternoon to confirm if we'll be staying the night. At 15:30 weconfirmed and booked a couple of beds. When we arived at the hostel that night, 23:00, they have started renovating...

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8Thank Ace83
Copenhagen
Reviewed 6 January 2008

Watch out for the airport minibus scam. Ali,one of the managers said he'd booked a seat for me on the minibus going to Ben Gurion Airport. It was supposed to turn up at 2 in the morning,but it did'nt ,and my plane was to leave at half past four in the morning . After a very eleborate show by Ali,ringing...

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5Thank SwampsterCopenhagen
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NY
1 review
7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2005

I stayed here for two monthes, the middle of march to the end of may. It is definatly the place to meet people. I visited a few more hostels during my visit, but none made me feel more comfortable than this one. Words will not do this place justice, go for one night if you like it stay, if you...

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Wolverhampton, England
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12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2004

I spent two of the most colourful and wonderful months of my life staying and working at the Faisal in 1983. Since then, I'm sure there have been inumerable changes, both in staff, and atmosphere, but everyone I have met who stayed in this place has a marvellous story to tell. Just a few include "abu" the ghost, who passes...

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Address: Hanivim St. No. 4 | Damascus Gate, Jerusalem, Israel
Region: Israel > Jerusalem District > Jerusalem
Number of rooms: 18

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