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Beit Shmuel Hostel

26 reviews
  • Excellent7%
  • Very good33%
  • Average26%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible23%
17 Aug 2017
25 Aug 2017
“Central and convenient when in Jerusalem”
Free Internet
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 27 January 2012

This hotel is a very short walk from the Old City's Jaffa gate and even shorter to the Mamilla Mall, which offers several restuarants and many shops. It is situated between the King David Hotel and the David Citadel Hotel, which are both upscale hotels,...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2011

Make no mistake, it is a dormitory/hostel and they put as much attention into it as that. The general appearance of the public areas need a good scrub. The walls, baseboards, backs of chairs, table clothes are all dirty. But if you need a "...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2011

I went as part of a teacher "kivunim" program. I found the place totally filthy. Mold and mildew - disgusting. Do not attend the program and do not stay in this "joint."

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Reviewed 4 June 2011

When we arrived, they said they had to cancel our reservation because we didn't respond to requests to verify. Well, there was no email from them -- not even in the spam folder. I had a printed confirmation with no indication that anything was needed...More

4  Thank Henry F
Reviewed 6 September 2010

This was the most disgusting dirtiest place I've ever had the displeasure of staying in. When I went to take a shower, there was someone else's hair on the wall. The only thing that didn't make me run for the hills was the fact that...More

4  Thank fiftyonepercent
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Free Internet
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Air Conditioning
Price range
USD 60 - USD 100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
USD 60 - USD 100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Ask for a roo with a view if you care for it"
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