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Jerusalem Meridian Hotel

5 Ali Iben Abu Taleb | PO Box 19334, Jerusalem, Israel (American Colony)
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Ranked #80 of 89 Hotels in Jerusalem
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Breda
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We stayed one week in this hotel and we were not satisfied at all. Maybe except for the nice girl that was in the reception, when we arrived. She gave us a hearty welcome and helped us carry our luggage tot the elevator - that was one floor down! At the moment, the hotel is being renovated - and very... More

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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150 reviews 150 reviews
18 hotel reviews
203 helpful votes 203 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I stayed here for business with three colleagues for 11 nights in June. It was very cheap - just $90 USD a night, with the 7th night free. Included in the price was free WIFI which was fast and mostly reliable (we had a glitch on one evening but that was all), and breakfast. The breakfast was very basic. Most... More

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England
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I've stayed at the JM on a few occasions now. It's well located for Jerusalem's sights, and the reception staff are friendly and responsive. However, the Meridian's interior is tired and, in some places, dirty, although beds are comfortable. It's inexcusable for a hotel, however, to not have a restaurant, and it's unacceptable that a consistently poor and unappetising breakfast... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I did not stay here 3 nights May 2014. I endured 3 nights! Had to stay here because of business booking, but regretted every day, why I didn't check out the moment I met the Sunday morning receptionist (in his slippers, and fast asleep), and saw the faded sign that said "Club suites." Top 3 things that are problematic: A.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I stayed at the hotel for a week. It is not the best standard but it's okay. They have a small gym and a nice restaurant. I say its a 2.5 stars out of 5. The hotel is about 15 min walk to the old town. The area around the hotel felt safe.

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Sydney, Australia
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Although close to the old city and an easy walk the hotel is in an Arab district with absolutely nothing nearby besides a few retail stores which were all closed and a few men loitering on the streets. It did not feel safe and we chose to forgo the money paid for the room and go find another hotel.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

I'm normally the person in our family who books the holiday accommodation but our trip to Jerusalem was very much my husband's idea so I let him get on with it this time. After staying in the Jerusalem Meridian I have now had to promise our 3 children (17, 14 and 11) that I will revert to booking the hotels... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012 via mobile

A really family feel to this straightforward hotel. Exceptionally friendly staff, always eager to help. For longer stays the appartments are clean, generous size and functional. Just a shame it doesn't seem to score as many tour groups as its neighbours, but it does mean it is usually quite peaceful, apart from the slightly noisy road. Hope the restaurant reopens... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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92 reviews 92 reviews
42 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012 via mobile

Bit of a faded glory. Dated interiors. Unimpressive breakfast. Erratic quality of housekeeping. Great location. Other better options nearby. Place is eerily empty. Think I saw one guest in the week I spent here.

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012

I have stayed here twice on business trips, and although it is not the most up to date decor wise in the bedrooms, it is clean, friendly, well located, the food is good, the service is excellent and sitting in the garden in the evening is very pleasant.

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Address: 5 Ali Iben Abu Taleb | PO Box 19334, Jerusalem, Israel
Location: Israel > Jerusalem District > Jerusalem > American Colony
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 34
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