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American Colony

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1 Louis Vincent Street, Jerusalem 9720071, Israel (American Colony)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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41 reviews 41 reviews
19 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We arrived at the hotel after a very long, sweaty and dusty crossing from Jordan over the Allenby Bridge. So this gorgeous, green oasis of an hotel was like a mirage. We had a drink in the Summer Garden as soon as we came, with a nice breeze and great service. The restaurant where they have breakfast has lots of... More

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telaviv
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102 reviews 102 reviews
28 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Personally its the finest and the most amazing hotel in Israel.The ambiance,the courtyard,the rooms are amazing.Its not a Ritz Carlton quality of rooms or beds,but its amazing.And rates are very reasonable compared to all Luxury hotels in Jerusalem.

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Tel Aviv
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014 via mobile

An amazing treasure in Jerusalem! it starts with a smile and inviting door man warm welcome at front desk from "smiley" Mrs Diana Aho of front office and it's goes to her colleges. As to the resturant, well, an authentic Arab cousin with world twist and one of the best bakery ever taste. It is conducted by Mr Sami with... More

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Huntington Beach
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49 reviews 49 reviews
19 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We spent six nights here as part of a tour with Nat Geo and it was a fantastic hotel and location. Although we checked in at 1:00am, the comfortable, cute room with a balcony was heaven after long flights. We ventured out to the old city the next day. The front desk was very helpful in directing our way and... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Hotel is beautiful, rooms just average (for regular room), I heard suites are great but hotel requested a lot for an upgrade. Hotel is on the new light rail, 2 stops to old city. Great breakfast, especially if you are sitted in the courtyard

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Clearwater, Florida
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45 reviews 45 reviews
12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This hotel provided good service such as cleaned your shoes for free, timely did laundry, and were friendly and helpful but it was a good walk to other restaurants and to the old city. The restaurant we tried in the hotel was the grill and it was adequate but nothing special. The complimentary breakfast was alright but did not offer... More

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General M, General Manager at American Colony, responded to this review

Dear Belinda, Thank you for reviewing our hotel. We do offer omelets at breakfast “made to order” and many guests avail themselves of this service. Perhaps the sign was not visible enough, we shall try and place it in a more prominent place, but your waiter should have informed you anyway. It would appear that apart from that you quite... More

New Delhi, India
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52 reviews 52 reviews
24 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

What a hotel!! Its as much a part of Jerusalem's history as the city itself. From Lawrence of Arabia to General Allenby (who led the Allied Forces in 1917), the place has seen a string of visitors over the last century and is a virtual museum!! I loved the hotel as it has a charm that is so difficult to... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

I have stayed, eaten and relaxed in this oasis of a hotel many times over the years. The welcome, standards of service, accommodation and quality have been consistently excellent. After a hard and sometimes hot day it is the best place to be in Jerusalem for good food and relaxation.

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Liverpool
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

I am back after just over a year, and amazingly two staff remembered me ! I have to say that was almost worth the money. I don't often stay at expensive hotels but i made an exception after my stay last year. There is a small museum in the hotel I was able to visit which explains how "it" started... More

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Jerusalem, Israel
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

I have stayed in many hotels in the World and this one is far above and beyond the rest. The staff is very helpful and make your stay a very pleasant experience. The room was in fantastic order and had all the comforts one could need. The room service was speedy, and the food quality was exceptional. I would absolutely... More

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Address: 1 Louis Vincent Street, Jerusalem 9720071, Israel
Location: Israel > Jerusalem District > Jerusalem > American Colony
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — American Colony 5*
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style
#3 Business Hotel in Jerusalem #4 Spa Hotel in Jerusalem #7 Romantic Hotel in Jerusalem #7 Luxury Hotel in Jerusalem #10 Family Hotel in Jerusalem
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