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Olive Tree Hotel
Ranked #23 of 101 Hotels in Jerusalem
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 3 December 2015 via mobile

A top of the line hotel with excellent Waite staff that wait on you hand and foot. It's located just a couple of miles from the Temple Mount and the wailing wall. A experience of a life time. The food is a buffet style with desserts that out of this world.

Stayed: December 2015, travelled with friends
Thank Michael K
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Reviewed 1 December 2015

I stayed here for two nights. This hotel serves mostly groups (there were a lot of them at the hotel), but it did not deter from my experience as an individual. The décor in the lobby is great, looks like an old Middle Eastern palace. The rooms are large and very clean with comfortable and nice furnishings. Bathrooms are large and comfortable. Breakfast is great - a very large selection of various dishes. Dinner is served buffet style and the variety is huge plus its very tasty. I stayed there on Thanksgiving, so the buffet was "American Style", including stuffed turkey! - nice touch.
Service at the front desk was excellent. Recommended hotel.

  • Stayed: November 2015, travelled on business
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Reviewed 12 November 2015

Rooms were adequate but nothing special. Tour groups overflowed in this hotel and facilities were very busy. Showers were difficult to use and virtually impossible to use without flooding the floor because of only a half door. Service was adequate, but very rushed. Food was very plain with not much variety other than salads.

  • Stayed: October 2015, travelled with friends
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Thank Cy K
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Reviewed 1 November 2015

Just returned from a 9 day trip to Israel. We spent 4 nights at the Olive Tree. The public areas are lovely and well cared for, unfortunately, while the guest rooms offer plenty of room, and the beds are fine, they are lacking in storage and the shower has only 1/2 door so no matter how hard we tried, we always ended up with a very wet bathroom floor. In addition to the shower issue, our room had a very sour smell to it, and was "tired". Walls needed painting, carpeting needed replacing. The buffet meals were good, with a nice variety to select from each night. Wonderful lounge area.....large and comfortable conversation areas. I can't help but think this hotel had to have been a truly lovely place to stay in its heyday.

  • Stayed: October 2015, travelled with friends
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Thank Tammyk63
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Reviewed 3 October 2015

We stayed at the olive tree hotel for 4 days
Excellent server great and large selection of food
location close to new and old city
Happy to discover the wifi is free and very fast
I would recommend this hotel to anyone visiting Jerusalem

  • Stayed: September 2015, travelled with family
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2  Thank martin491
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Additional Information about Olive Tree Hotel

Address: 23 Saint George, Jerusalem 9720928, Israel
Region: Israel > Jerusalem District > Jerusalem > American Colony
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#16 Romantic Hotel in Jerusalem
#17 Luxury Hotel in Jerusalem
#28 Business Hotel in Jerusalem
Price Range: $132 - $372 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Olive Tree Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 304
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Free International calls to over 50 countries Free WIFI throughout the hotel New Gym Business Center open 24/7 with ATM machine ... more   less 
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