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8 Ibn Khaldoun Street, Jerusalem, Israel (American Colony)
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Ranked #32 of 91 Hotels in Jerusalem
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015
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Turin, Italy
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

The room was proper and mostly meeting the expectations we had when we had booked. The staff is very kind and they have helped us in dealing our problems with the bad weather. The only observation I have is about the heating system: our room was at the end of the corridor and we needed to keep the heater on... More 

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Wirral, merseyside
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I stayed for one night. This is a hotel in East Jerusalem, and it's location is excellent for exploring the old city. The rooms are basic, but clean. Staff are very helpful. Definitely I will stay again in this hotel.

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Houston, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

My family and I stayed here for 3 nights and enjoyed our stay and would definitely stay there again. The free breakfast in the morning is outstanding and the hotel location is close to Old Jerusalem. The hotel is in East Jerusalem, but the area is safe and the people are very friendly.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

like all other reviews i could not say 1 bad word about this hotel yes its in the arab area but is very safe and like others have said the staff is a credit alexander the young man on the front desk was very helpful in helping us get from jerusalem to tel aviv by taxi when our phone would... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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36 reviews 36 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We picked this hotel primarily due to the closeness to the Old City which was our primary goal during our 3- day stay in Jerusalem. However, as it turned out it was a scoop because also the rooms, the people and the general standard of the hotel was a positive meeting. You have to walk through a very arab neighbourhood... More 

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Teignmouth, United Kingdom
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158 reviews 158 reviews
46 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

The Ritz is a short walk from Herod's Gate and the Old City, so is convenient for travellers wishing to explore one of the most fascinating places in the world. The hotel is in need of a little updating but the facilities are as advertised. The lobby, corridors and communal areas were spotlessly clean, as were the rooms many of... More 

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Potchefstroom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I stayed here for 5 nights with a tour group. The staff were friendly & accomodating and the variety of food at breakfast & dinner was good. It is in walking distance of the Old City. The rooms are adequate, but the bathroom is very small & the towels were almost threadbare. There is a safe & hairdryer in the... More 

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Binghamton, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Good hotel. Not far from city center. Very nice and accomodating staff. breakfasts and dinners present nice variety of food, also nicely presented. Not too far from the Old City, perhpas 15 minute walk to Damascus Gate. Hotel had looby bar, although prices are rather high. Overall - good experience, especially if you are on a group trip.

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West Jefferson, North Carolina
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The very hospitable, helpful, and all around delightful people at The Ritz are always there to help you. They speak English, too! Many of the rooms have small balconies. :) Close to lots of restaurants and shops with equally delightful people -- including a nice cleaner across the street and a great little falafel shop. The price is right, too.

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Los Angeles
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41 reviews 41 reviews
23 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

i stayed here three nights with a tour group. The rooms were small, and well worn. The bathroom had the craziest sliding corner door shower that required proper alignment to avoid getting water all over the place. The area is just a couple of blocks from the old city walls. Lots of local shops and cafes to visit nearby. We... More 

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Address: 8 Ibn Khaldoun Street, Jerusalem, Israel
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Location: Israel > Jerusalem District > Jerusalem > American Colony
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Number of rooms: 104
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