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Citadel Youth Hostel

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good30%
  • Average21%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible12%
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Free Wifi
Rooftop Terrace
Breakfast included
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Reviewed November 7, 2012

What a great Place! We stayed 4 nights on the rooftop and when one Night it rained the Staff did rebed everyone very easily. All is very friendly and caring, the Place is absolutely clean. A little kitchen, free tea+coffee, enough individual bathrooms and a...More

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Reviewed October 26, 2012

Well-located hostel close to the Christian Old City of Jerusalem. Single room that I was too small. The room was located just a bed and nothing else. There were no windows and the door were very weak. Very good working wireless internet. The hotel bathrooms,...More

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Reviewed October 7, 2012

I loved this place and stayed here for nearly a week. Having read other reviews about this hostel I was really suprised. The staff that dealt with me were very pleasant and helpful, they even got to know me by first name - I can...More

2  Thank I_am_de_La_Condamine
Reviewed October 3, 2012

This was the worst hostel my friend and me have ever stayed. We booked 2 beds in a 7 bed dorm and got a room that slept 8 - fine so far, but it was such a tiny room we could not even store our...More

1  Thank Goeiehoop
Reviewed September 28, 2012

There are more pros then cons when it comes to this hostel. Stayed on the roof top, which has some amazing views of the old city. You provided with a pillow, sleeping bag and mattress, but I suggest bringing some extra layers as it gets...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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$24 - $83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
$24 - $83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Monte Cheri B
January 30, 2017|
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Response from Caitlin F | Reviewed this property |
I stayed in one of the double private rooms... the one on first floor in the back. The room wasn't too much bigger than the bed, but had a dresser and room to store our packs as well. One window that opens and also let's in... More
John Joseph D
February 9, 2016|
Response from cam1l0c | Reviewed this property |
You might wanna go to their website .citadelyouthhostel. Com
Nathan B
October 7, 2015|
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Response from Caitlin F | Reviewed this property |
I never used them, but they are pretty decent sized, and yes you have to rent them and provide your own lock. But really, I'd only use them if you have something particularly expensive that you aren't going to keep with you... More
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"Try to get rooms further away from the front-desk; the volunteers sometimes chat at night and it can be heard..."
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"Rooms on the opposite side of the rooftop are more private but further away"
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"best view ,Awesome location,cheap accommodation,room 3 is the best"
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"bed bugs, dirty, no wifi, no shower facilities, don't book."
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