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Modiin, Israel
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed October 14, 2016

I have just one word to describe the Rafael Residence Jerusalem. SUPERB. We were after a room and ended up with an apartment at a price you cannot believe plus parking thrown in for good measure. Modern, up-to-date and in pristine condition. Everything promised was there and it all worked. And what is better than one TV? Two of them... More 

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Israel
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27 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Came for a weekend. Was surprised by the spacious and well equiped room.actually small apartment.suitable for couble and 2 children. Building c very quiet.trees up to the windows.very nice. Staff helpfull.asked for heardrier received at once. Location great took the bus to center of town. Very convinient neighborhood.bought food.atached shops and cafes. Near zapa club walking distance.movie theather smadar and... More 

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed March 21, 2016

I stayed here for seven nights in December whilst visiting friends. It is very close to Bet Lehem street, and thus there are some good restaurants and cafes very close by. It is also within easy reach of the main centre of Jerusalem. The accommodation consisted of a small bathroom, a fair-sized bedroom with double bed, and living quarters with... More 

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Riverdale, NY
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Reviewed February 15, 2016

We had 2 rooms for 2 nights in February 2016. The communication from the staff started before we arrived with emails making sure that the rooms would be ready for us on our arrival. The location is great- near the original train station which has recently been renovated and a very short walk from Emek Refaim. The rooms were decent... More 

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New York, NY
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82 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

After a faulty air conditioner spoiled our Tel Aviv weekend plans, we escaped to the Rafael Residence for a Saturday night. And boy are we glad we did. The facility's location right in the heart of Emek Refaim gave us an abundance of dining options. As we arrived large throngs were checking out - I imagine that the residences can... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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31 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed October 4, 2015

Traveling as a group of 12, we thought we did our homework in finding the right place to spend a week in Jerusalem. We were hoping for ways to engage the community, experience the culture, and understand the people. We were not disappointed! First, the staff, Aviva and Lior went over and above in meeting our requests, before our arrival... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed September 22, 2015

I stayed here for one night in early September. On the positive side, the location is good and the staff very attentive, helpful and friendly. I am not sure if I was given one of the older suites but I can't say that I share the general view on the quality of the rooms. I was left disappointed both with... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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57 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed September 5, 2015

We stayed two nights at Rafael Residence in Bakah Jerusalem. We were welcomed by Lior who was freindly and efficient. We received at first a room which had a view to another building. We asked if we could change to a better located suite. He immidiately arranged it. The suite included everything one needs for the holiday.

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed August 19, 2015

We booked the unit about a week before we were visiting Jerusalem but several days before we were going to check-in, we received an SMS that we couldn't check-in until about 8.30 or 9PM of that day. My partner mentioned that this will be problematic for us and strongly urged them to find a solution for this. The conversation kept... More 

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Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here recently on business and I was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the accommodation, the very attentive staff and the nice quite location. I would recommend staying here. The free wi-fi is sometimes a problem but that doesn't take away from the very pleasant experience of staying here. Beds are very comfortable and the apartments have everything you... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your search for a Jerusalem serviced apartment just ended! Experience the ultimate service while residing in Bakaa, Jerusalem’s most exclusive district.Surrounded by stylish shops restaurants, you can relax and enjoy the sophistication of these boutique accommodations while on business travel or a holiday. Tamar Residence combines all the comforts and amenities of home with an extensive range of facilities and personalized services. Enjoy the best of Jerusalem while indulging in the comfort of a Jerusalem serviced apartment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rafael Residence Jerusalem

Address: Bethlehem Road 70, Jerusalem 93504, Israel (Formerly תמר רזידנס ירושלים)
Location: Israel > Jerusalem District > Jerusalem > Bak'a
Price Range: $100 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rafael Residence Jerusalem 4*
Number of rooms: 35
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Tamar Residence Hotel Jerusalem
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“We had rooms on the South and West sides. Better view from the room on the West, but the room on the South side was bigger.”
 of 5 bubbles DavidRiverdale_NY, Feb 15, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms should face the garden. The second building is the quitest”
 of 5 bubbles judyTelAviv, Sep 5, 2015 | Read review
“A room with a small garden is nice when traveling with kids.”
 of 5 bubbles yoramg11, May 17, 2015 | Read review
“Penthouse is amazing if not all the rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles MelbourneSeashell, Feb 21, 2015 | Read review
“Choose ground floor garden apartments.”
 of 5 bubbles 83samr, Dec 9, 2014 | Read review
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