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.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Christmas Hotel

Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Jerusalem
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Show Prices
View Map
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

79 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
There are newer reviews for Christmas Hotel
See the most recent reviews
Showing 46: English reviews
Burnaby, Canada
Reviewed 30 June 2015

I spent a few days at this hotel as part of a pilgrimage and found it very accommodating. Even though we had the room on the 3rd floor with a balcony, it would have been nice if the balcony had opened up so that we could enjoy the breeze and the view.

1Thank Ala1960
Reviewed 13 June 2015

Everyday and every request was met with a positive and enthusiastic response....I don't think I ever could be more satisfied in our group hotel selection. The staff even prepared our breakfast earlier than regularly scheduled one day due to a planned tour. The housekeeping staff was very thorough and expeditious....they even folded our clothes. It appeared as though many staff...

2Thank femailcreation
Dumbarton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 June 2015

Having stayed at Christmas Hotel before, I knew I'd be well catered for. The management know how to make a traveller comfortable! The food was spectacular as was the service both in the restaurant and the hotel in general.Our room was very comfortable. The garden area lovely for pre-dinner drinks. I heartily recommend this hotel, which is very close to...

Thank 251palestine251
Ardrossan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

We stayed in this hotel for four nights with a small tour group.Food was good, and the chef went out of his way to ensure one of the group who required a gluten free diet was catered for. We had a choice of soup and salads then a selection of chicken, fish dish,or beef with vegetables, rice and potatoes.It was...

1Thank Janet J
North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 25 May 2015

We have visited this property five years ago and it was in a need of upgrading then. Our room on second floor was tiny with two single beds. TV needed two remotes to operate, no safe in the room, but downstairs in the reception. Food for breakfast and dinner less then average. Free wifi. Staff was very nice and helpful.

Thank Dasha M
Rochdale, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 May 2015

The last 4 nights of our tour of Israel were spent here at the Christmas Hotel, what a good choice. The rooms were well equipped and comfortable, the food was excellent, the staff went out of their way to accomodate. I understand this place is family run - it definitely felt that way, professional but very caring.

Thank Martin K
Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2015

We stayed at this hotel for four nights as part of a Christian pilgrimage tour. The rooms were spacious and clean and the beds were comfortable. Lighting in room was a bit dim and the only safe deposit box was not in the bedroom but downstairs in the lobby. Staff were very pleasant and helpful. Buffet meal was acceptable but...

Thank jmfcambridge
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 March 2015

Stayed here for 4 nights. There is good wifi which you do not have to login to each time. There is an issue with available plugs in all hotels in Israel so you need to decide which light you can do without. European adapters work in all 4 that I stayed in. Room itself was quite dated and smelt of...

1Thank CrosbyFieldsS
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 18 March 2015 via mobile

I stayed for six weeks in Jerusalem for work spread across three different locations. For an extended stay such as this the Christmas Hotel was absolutely wonderful because of its friendly and welcoming staff and service. The food is very good and the location is amazing. The rooms are a little bit small - to be expected for such a...

1Thank jwitiw
Reviewed 17 March 2015

As a frequent traveler to Jerusalem for over 25 years, I have stayed at the Christmas Hotel since the 1990s with tour groups as well as on personal business trips. A great renovation to a boutique hotel was completed about 5-6 years ago making it an excellent choice. The hotel boasts plush carpets in each room and a small elevator...

Thank Michael H

5 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (5)
Other (5)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Jerusalem hotels
Christian Quarter
Addar Hotel
Addar Hotel
#84 of 99 in Jerusalem
267 reviews
St. George Hotel Jerusalem
#59 of 99 in Jerusalem
220 reviews
American Colony
Ritz Hotel
Ritz Hotel
#55 of 99 in Jerusalem
180 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Leonardo Hotel Jerusalem
#17 of 99 in Jerusalem
2,021 reviews
American Colony
The American Colony Hotel
The American Colony Hotel
#12 of 99 in Jerusalem
975 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Christmas Hotel “Committed to Quality Service” Experience the flavor of our hospitality in the finest boutique hotel in Jerusalem. The Christmas Hotel has distinctively a class of its own being among the rare privately owned hotels, it offers a tradition of local hospitality coupled with friendly & courteous services that will ensure its guests a pleasant & relaxing stay. Located only a short walk from the old city & within easy access to the main shopping center, makes it a perfect location for business, pleasure & pilgrimage to the Holy City. The complete room renovation initiated in 2007 combined all amenities and comfort that the modern sophisticated traveler has come to expect while maintaining its authentic style & character. Measuring up to international standards the Christmas hotel provides first Class accommodation to discerning guests who value their comfort. We look after all the little things that will really make you stay with us enjoyable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Christmas Hotel

Address: 1 Ali Ibn Abi Taleb St, Jerusalem 19491, Israel
Region: Israel > Jerusalem District > Jerusalem > American Colony
Number of rooms: 35
Hotel Style:
#25 Business Hotel in Jerusalem
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 Christmas Hotel staff and other travellers.
3 questions
Ask a question
Acworth, Georgia
7 months ago
Elk Grove Villa
over a year ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Christmas 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

“Wi-fi in some rooms is better than others”
Marvelmann, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were on the second floor. Our room was not on the street side so it was very quite.”
bobss829, 26 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Higher floors are more quiet. We were given a room with a large balcony on the 3rd floor. Sunny, nice view, larger room.”
iTriptonic, 11 Sep 2015 | Read review
“any room is comfortable.”
251palestine251, 7 Jun 2015 | Read review
“302 only has one other room on the floor so it would be quieter than the second floor where you could be kept awake if you had noisy neighbours. The room does smell of smoke however.”
CrosbyFieldsS, 27 Mar 2015 | Read review
5 of 5