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Jerusalem International YMCA, Three Arches Hotel

3.0 of 5 Specialty Hotel   |   King David St, Jerusalem 91002, Israel
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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London, England, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars

This magnificent building looks ancient but was only completed in 1933. You can't miss it because of its huge tower and it is in the centre of West Jerusalem, opposite the King David Hotel. The manager is always a Christian, and there are two deputy managers, one Muslim and one Jewish. Everyone gets on famously, everyone who stays there loves... More 

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Bucuresti, Romania
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A strange experience at this hotel. A wonderful building, from around 1930, a painted hall, a great tower with a wonderful wiew around Jerusalem... Just ask for the elevator key and go up to 6th floor (with a camera!) But old furniture, some problems with the electronic keys and air conditioning. The breakfast was ok. The Conference hall also ok,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

ocation is perfect, its a beautiful hotel but the rooms are sooo old and not stylish. Coming to a Boutique hotel you would expect a better looking room. breakfast was average, below our expectations. service was ok, we were promised a late check in and were turned down on the next day - needs improvement.

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Willow Street, Pennsylvania
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78 reviews 78 reviews
37 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Three Arches hotel is located in the beautiful Jerusalem YMCA building. The building itself is amazing and beautiful. The front desk was warm and welcoming and staff was always friendly. The room was clean but really worn. The carpet was old and stained, the bathroom fixtures were in need of replacement, and the bathroom amenities minimal. The bed was... More 

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Columbus
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43 reviews 43 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This historic YMCA is well located near the Old City, and restaurants. Beautiful old building. Very helpful service and staff, brought us an electric kettle and extra pillows. Beds comfortable. Very clean and comfortable for an older building. Rooms pleasant. Good breakfast. Wifi a bit weak at times

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Aqaba, Jordan
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Hotel have a good location,not far from from the Old City; only 15 min walking. Helpful and friendly staff. Hope to come back at the summertime If you are planning visit Jerusalem, choose this hotel. You will not regret.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

This hotel is very nicely located close to old town, shopping district and nightclubs. It's obvious it's quite old and that it was once very posh. Now its a bit rugged edge, but still living on the high standard of old. In fact I didn't miss anything or had any complaints. The WiFi was good downstairs but above OK in... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

While the rooms are dated and could use some TLC, the location and staff far make up for that! I did not visit Jerusalem for the rooms! When I arrived, they told me the wi-fi was having trouble and may not be strong in the rooms, but I was there for 6 nights and had perfect wi-fi at all times.... More 

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London
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The 3 Arches YMCA Hotel in Jerusalem has for years hoped that the wonderful location,building & grounds - including a splendid raised outside restaurant terrace (good food!) in which to sit, & watch the comings/goings at the famous King David Hotel opposite - would compensate for the horrible crumbling ugly brown & beige bedrooms with stained old carpets & curtains... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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42 reviews 42 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

This hotel was recommended years ago. It is in an excellent location near the Old City which is a plus. It is not a big high rise tour group hotel, another plus. However, it is showing its age and lack of care. The wi-fi that is "all over the hotel" is weak.

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Additional Information about Jerusalem International YMCA, Three Arches Hotel

Address: King David St, Jerusalem 91002, Israel
Location: Israel > Jerusalem District > Jerusalem
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Jerusalem International YMCA, Three Arches Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 56
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