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Istanbul, Turkey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I'm currently staying at this hotel - if you loved being stared at and stroked by old Arab men, this is the place for you! I live normally in a Muslim country and I haven't been looked at like this for the last two decades. But it fits the decor which hasn't been painted or redecorated for the last two... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

I've stayed at this hotel twice now. I've found the service to be friendly and helpful when needed but unobtrusive. The room aren't fancy but more than adequate and clean. They had everything I needed. It was quiet and close to important areas in East Jerusalem.

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Medellin, Colombia
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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

The hotel isnt clean, the pictures dont match the reality and the bathroom smelled horrible. We never complain about hotels, but this one was really bad. We booked a room for 4 people but they gave us 3 single beds, then they half made a fourth one in the middle of the room, so we didnt have place to walk.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

The location was great and easy access to the Old City and West Jerusalem. Even though we were told that the room was ready when we arrived we had to ask for the bed linen to be changed as it was dirty. The floor was not clean and was not vacuumed at all during our 3 day stay. Breakfast food... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

its quiet it's clean its cheap it has a wi fi it has b&b it's a 5 min walk to herod's gate really what else do need the only con in this place are the people but don't get me wrong they are very nice but I'm a budget traveler and sometimes when i want to get to the Dead... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

Location is good. It is near the old city. some rooms were renovated, but other rooms were old and not clean. please ask them to give renovated room. Staff members are kind. Breakfast is not bad, and instant coffee is delicious. They clean the room everyday, but it seems that they do not vacuum the carpet floor. It seems that... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2016

Hotel suited just in 200m from central entrance of old town. Hotel not new but clean. In reservation, we have economy room and on check in, we get standard. Price pretty low for such place. Recommend this hotel for people who wants visit old town.

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South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016

spent 4 nights in 2 rooms in December. Old hotel but offers all the basic facilities in the arab quarters. Close enough to walk to old city and in safe area. very helpful staff and breakfast was basic but adequate. Rooms are being renovated but still need major refurbishment especially bathrooms to bring it back to acceptable standards. Will i... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016

Hotel suited just in 200m from central entrance(Damask gates) of old town. Hotel not new, but clean. In reservation, we have economy room and on check in, we get standard. Price pretty low for such place. Recommend this hotel for people who wants visit old town.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

The room I had can be cold and drafty in winter as it has no heater. The room and bathroom offered basic neccessities. There's free wifi in the room and lobby. Breakfast spread was adequate. What I like best is its location - easy access to the shops and you can walk to the old city easily.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Jerusalem’s consider a truly rewarding experience and visit Jerusalem and The Holy Land, and witness with your own senses the places where the monumental events of the Old & New Testament took place, a land not of rocky ruins, but great historical areas and archeological wonder. For a most convenient Central Location in the heart of East Jerusalem the Capitol Hotel is ideally located two minutes walk from the ancient and loved Walls & Gates of Jerusalem, The Mount Of Olives, Mount Zion and so much more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Capitol Hotel

Address: 17 Salah Eddin St. | P.O.Box 19459, Jerusalem 9119302, Israel
Location: Israel > Jerusalem District > Jerusalem > Down Town East Jerusalem
Price Range: $57 - $87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Capitol Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 54
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