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Citadel Youth Hostel

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St. Marks 20 Jaffa Gate, Jerusalem 9761170 Israel See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Rooftop Terrace
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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All reviews old city armenian quarter great view from the roof common areas western wall perfect location volunteers david
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed in this hostel for 2 nights in December (the third night we changed). The position is very good, and from the roof the view on the old city is great. Also the WiFi worked well on the ground floor. We had a double...More

Date of stay: December 2017
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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We were in Jerusalem on a holiday week so accommodation was slim but we were happy to stay at Citadel and it compared favorably to other Jerusalem hostels we had stayed at. Location was great, close to Jaffa Gate. Staff were informative. Accommodation was standard...More

Date of stay: October 2017
1  Thank Tracy W
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Yes, it is a tad overcrowded. However, the decor, along with the design of the building makes it all rather cosy and comfortable. The staff are helpful and the atmosphere is social. The location is excellent, though being the old town, the hostel can be...More

Date of stay: November 2016
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Citadel is in a great location in the Armenian quarter near the Wall and Tower of David and a 10 minute walk from Jaffa Gate. I understand some of the reviews focusing on the negatives which are it's an old bldg with small rooms, tiny...More

Date of stay: January 2017
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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

This hostel is probably one of the most authentic hostels you would see it is housed in an ancient building hundreds of years old you'd immediately feel like you're back in time. Definitely would stay on the roof Terrace it have the best View of...More

Date of stay: September 2017
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$21 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Citadel Youth Hotel Jerusalem
Location
Israel > Jerusalem District > Jerusalem
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$21 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Citadel Youth Hotel Jerusalem
Location
Israel > Jerusalem District > Jerusalem
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Fernweh2018
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Yes, there is always somebody there.
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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
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John Joseph D
9 February 2016|
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Response from cam1l0c | Reviewed this property |
You might wanna go to their website .citadelyouthhostel. Com
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"room2,dorm15"
Q9114GGwilliamp
3 Nov 2018
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"See them first"
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29 Jul 2018
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"Try to get rooms further away from the front-desk; the volunteers sometimes chat at night and it can be..."
atshore14
11 Oct 2017
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"Rooms on the opposite side of the rooftop are more private but further away"
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30 Jul 2017
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