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Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed 9 March 2011

The location is excellent - inside the City Walls and everything was within a short walking distance. The building is excellent with "a lot of history", a great view from the roofrop to the Old City, nice garden etc. The rooms are clean, even the shared bathroom was spotless. The dorm room was spacious. The breakfast was good - everything...

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Sydney
Reviewed 7 March 2011

This is place is a gem! Located within the city walls, it is ideal for anyone visiting the sights of the old city. Despite what I had read in previous reviews, we found the service to be excellent, remembering that the staff are mainly 18 or 19. Our room was large with everything we needed. The breakfast, while simple, was...

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New York
Reviewed 15 January 2011

I spent a week there and it was excellent. I went for the dormitory beds, which were a decent price and comfortable. The breakfast is good, and the facilities were quite nice. The desk closes at 10 p.m, but you can get a special night key if you want to stay out later. It's a beautiful building and the staff...

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2011

I'm a solo woman traveller and was really, really impressed with my stay at the Austrian Hospice. I stayed in the female only dorm (they are single sex dorms) for 4 nights for around 20 Euro a night including a typical Austrian breakfast. The bathroom was absolutely spotless, as was the dorm. I felt safe and my belongings were secure...

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Lugano
Reviewed 28 December 2010

The hospice surprised us for the incredible advantageous price/service! We paid 84 euros but, in my opinion, it was worth three times the price. Rooms are very clean and in december were heated during night (very important). The building is outstanding. Organization of meals and cleanliness are just perfect. My advice: book at least six months in advance and enjoy...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 16 December 2010

We stayed here for 4nights because Ecce Hommo was full but considered it due to high reviews. The good: -rooms and bathrooms are spacious, modern and even felt luxurious and elegant. This is due to being an ex-Austrian embassy. -the meals are great. -great view of the old city of Jerusalem. -staff are professional -great appeal to German speaking visitors....

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2010

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Austrian Hospice . Right in the Old City , not far from the Damascus Gate . An oasis of peace and quiet amidst the bustle and noise of the Arab Quarter . There is a mosque right by , and the calls to prayer are very audible . So take ear plugs for...

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Brussels
Reviewed 3 December 2010

The service was good and staff friendly enough. The room was bigger than expected with 3 separate beds. Very simple, but comfortable and clean. On the other hand, bathroom was small, and the toilet did not work. It was fixed only the next day after asking reception several times. Our room had a view to the main "street" and it...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 November 2010

The Austrian Hospice is an amazing retreat inside the Old City. We stayed in a double room in November 2010. The location is unbeatable, and there is a sense of comfort and hospitality as soon as you ring the doorbell and walk the steps up to the garden. The staff are friendly, professional, knowledgeable and helpful. The rooms are functional...

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 18 November 2010

I spend in the Austrian Hospice 7 nights from August 2 to August 9, 2010. The place where it is located is the best possible: in the middle of Arab Quarter, in between Al-Wad and Via Dolorosa. Damascus gate is 2 minutes walking, the Wall is quite close, it is perfect and you feel Jerusalem. The atmosphere is great, it...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Austrian Hospice

Address: 37 Via Dolorosa | P.O. Box 19600, Jerusalem 9762637, Israel
Region: Israel > Jerusalem District > Jerusalem > Muslim Quarter
Number of rooms: 34
Also Known As:
Austrian Hospice Hotel Jerusalem
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“If you can afford it, go for a private room.”
 of 5 bubbles marybC8078UU, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms and dorms are fine. Dorms may have two levels of bed.”
 of 5 bubbles RosarioG681, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“WiFi is unavailable into rooms and so slow at the lobby”
 of 5 bubbles sama841, 4 Feb 2016 | Read review
“I would recommend a view on the Holy Sepulcre”
 of 5 bubbles VOYAGEURShanghai, 3 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Ask for views of the city”
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 of 5 bubbles Danifinn, 19 Dec 2015 | Read review
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