We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“A 3 star disgrace”
Review of Reich Hotel

No photo provided
Got a photo?
Add it.
Best prices for -
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Reich Hotel
Ranked #97 of 100 Hotels in Jerusalem
Reviewed February 28, 2008

This hotel was utterly appalling. First, the floor in the room had clearly not been cleaned and there was detritus (an old towel and a book) on the wet, sodden balcony, as it had snowed the previous day. I had to ask for these things to be taken care of.


The beds were extremely narrow: standard bed width is 3 feet (90cm) whilst the beds in the Reich were 2 ft 6 inches (75cm). In addition, although there was a desk in the room, there was no chair.

There was no notice of anything in the room; nothing about facilities available nor route to take in case of emergency/fire. This probably contravenes Israeli law.

There was neither carpet nor rugs on the floor. Whilst this might be acceptable in summer, it is not so in winter; temperatures in winter can sometimes go below 0 (32F) at night. As a consequence, the inefficient heater did not warm the bedroom whilst the bathroom was unaffected by the heating system. In other words, it was freezing.

When we left on the morning of the 21st, I checked under the beds to ensure we had left none of our property behind and it was evident that the floor had still not been properly cleaned.

Finally, the Reich has failed an “honesty” test. I left a sweatshirt and a book in one of the drawers, as I no longer needed them. It is interesting to note that the hotel has made no effort to contact me about these items.

  • Stayed: February 2008, traveled with family
    • Value
    • Location
    • Check in / front desk
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
2  Thank simmonad
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a ReviewReviews (2)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
A TripAdvisor Member
everett washington
113
Reviewed July 17, 2005

i felt it was clean nice but a little noisy on the shabbot. safe, bus service at top of hill. store and sandwich or pita shop at top of hill. i have no complaints everyone was very nice.

  • Stayed: December 2003
    • Value
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
13  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Jerusalem hotels
City Center Jerusalem
#40 of 100 in Jerusalem
658 reviews
Shamai Suites
#34 of 100 in Jerusalem
343 reviews
Dan Jerusalem Hotel
#32 of 100 in Jerusalem
1,208 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Dan Boutique Jerusalem
#19 of 100 in Jerusalem
1,435 reviews
Yemin Moshe
The King David
The King David
#13 of 100 in Jerusalem
1,547 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to Reich Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Reich Hotel

Address: Bait HaKerem 1 8, Ha-Gai, Jerusalem 9626201, Israel
Location: Israel > Jerusalem District > Jerusalem
Amenities:
Hotel Style:
Ranked #97 of 100 Hotels in Jerusalem
Hotel Class:3 star — Reich Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 57
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with TripOnline SA so you can book your Reich Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Reich Hotel Jerusalem

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing