We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Capitol Hotel

1.6 km from Jerusalem centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
Save
Enter dates to see best deals
Check In Check Out
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
More options
View Deals
We check up to 200+ sites for the lowest hotel prices
1 room 2 adults 0 children
View Deals
Close 
17 Salah Eddin St. | P.O.Box 19459, Jerusalem 9119302, Israel
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

156 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 93: English reviews
Start your review of Capitol Hotel
 Click to rate
Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel for a night because our hotel had a heating problem and they sent us to this hotel. I don't know how the rest of the rooms look like, but our room was terrible. The bathroom was dirty, the paint on the walls had fallen, the bathtoob was dirty. We didn't even had TV. We were...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank ioana_matei
Salaspils, Latvia
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Hotel is placed in Arabic part of Jerusalem. Arab people are friendly and hospitable. Food is good, rooms are clean, but everything is a bit old. Hotel does not have free parking spaces for car. WiFi works slowly, especially if the hotel is crowded.

Review collected in partnership with Wizz Tours
 Report
Helpful?
Thank DrAndris
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We book for 2 nights, we were given room 308 , the walls are covered with stain hair in the bath and no tv. The carpet we're filthy. We were move to another room after complaining that the television was missing, same story only with television. The wifi was very slow. Some of the staff were pleasant and the location...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank yollie027
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2016

It was my second time in this hotel. Staff was friendly and very helpful. Breakfast was OK, not too many choices but still I could find a lot of things for me. The room itself was better then I stayed in 1 years ago. I stayed in 302 - it was clean, warm and quite. One thing I was not...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Girl_Julia
Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I'm currently staying at this hotel - if you loved being stared at and stroked by old Arab men, this is the place for you! I live normally in a Muslim country and I haven't been looked at like this for the last two decades. But it fits the decor which hasn't been painted or redecorated for the last two...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank turkkizi34
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 July 2016

I've stayed at this hotel twice now. I've found the service to be friendly and helpful when needed but unobtrusive. The room aren't fancy but more than adequate and clean. They had everything I needed. It was quiet and close to important areas in East Jerusalem.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Warren225
Medellin, Colombia
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

The hotel isnt clean, the pictures dont match the reality and the bathroom smelled horrible. We never complain about hotels, but this one was really bad. We booked a room for 4 people but they gave us 3 single beds, then they half made a fourth one in the middle of the room, so we didnt have place to walk....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Maria P
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 11 July 2016

The location was great and easy access to the Old City and West Jerusalem. Even though we were told that the room was ready when we arrived we had to ask for the bed linen to be changed as it was dirty. The floor was not clean and was not vacuumed at all during our 3 day stay. Breakfast food...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Peter G M
Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 23 June 2016

its quiet it's clean its cheap it has a wi fi it has b&b it's a 5 min walk to herod's gate really what else do need the only con in this place are the people but don't get me wrong they are very nice but I'm a budget traveler and sometimes when i want to get to the Dead...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank ralph_san
Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Location is good. It is near the old city. some rooms were renovated, but other rooms were old and not clean. please ask them to give renovated room. Staff members are kind. Breakfast is not bad, and instant coffee is delicious. They clean the room everyday, but it seems that they do not vacuum the carpet floor. It seems that...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank karasjoy56

78 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (71)
Viewed
Bathroom (14)
Viewed
Room/Suite (18)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (9)
Viewed
View from Room (6)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Other (18)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (7)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Jerusalem hotels
Down Town East Jerusalem
New Victoria Hotel Jerusalem
New Victoria Hotel Jerusalem
#57 of 96 in Jerusalem
113 reviews
Jerusalem Panorama Hotel
#76 of 96 in Jerusalem
156 reviews
Christian Quarter
Addar Hotel
Addar Hotel
#83 of 96 in Jerusalem
257 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Golden Walls Hotel
#49 of 96 in Jerusalem
208 reviews
Down Town East Jerusalem
National Hotel Jerusalem
National Hotel Jerusalem
#31 of 96 in Jerusalem
615 reviews
Mount of Olives Hotel
#73 of 96 in Jerusalem
105 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Jerusalem’s consider a truly rewarding experience and visit Jerusalem and The Holy Land, and witness with your own senses the places where the monumental events of the Old & New Testament took place, a land not of rocky ruins, but great historical areas and archeological wonder. For a most convenient Central Location in the heart of East Jerusalem the Capitol Hotel is ideally located two minutes walk from the ancient and loved Walls & Gates of Jerusalem, The Mount Of Olives, Mount Zion and so much more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Capitol Hotel

Address: 17 Salah Eddin St. | P.O.Box 19459, Jerusalem 9119302, Israel
Region: Israel > Jerusalem District > Jerusalem > Down Town East Jerusalem
Price Range: €58 - €101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Capitol Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 54
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Cheap Tickets, Agoda and HostelWorld so you can book your Capitol Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Capitol Hotel staff and other travellers.
4 questions
Ask a question
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
9 months ago

See all questions (4)

Questions? Get answers from Capitol Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Check out other options for accommodation.”
 of 5 bubbles PeterGM_12, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“good location”
 of 5 bubbles ralph_san, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“we were given Rm# 315, w/ a balcony”
 of 5 bubbles tabukercon, 28 Nov 2015 | Read review
“ask for a room with a balcony or at the back where there is a view of gardens”
 of 5 bubbles 811DaveJ811, 7 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Front rooms have balconies, can be noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles C1757TNdavidh, 29 Oct 2015 | Read review
5 of 5