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Jaffa Gate Hostel

Old City, Jaffa Gate, in front of David's Tower, Jerusalem, Israel, Distance from city centre: 2.9km

Rating: 90% from 22 reviews

  • 90%Atmosphere
  • 97%Staff
  • 90%Security
  • 84%Cleanliness
  • 99%Location
  • 90%Value for money
  • 81%Facilities

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  • Thank you Jaffa Gate Hostel for your great rooms and helpful staff! See you next year inshallah.
    Owner Comment

    You the best Jenny :)

  • 100%
  • 20 Oct 2014 Jenny USA
  • Perfect location in the Old City, friendly and helpfull staff. Kitchen very basic, but nice terrace with a view. Try not to get room 11 in the basement (5dorm), with ensuite shower and no ventilation the air is quite humid and stale Otherwise good hostel with an atmosphere and top location, for sightseeing perfect,
  • 91%
  • 03 Jun 2014 Anonymous Czech Republic
  • Jaffa Gate hostel is the strike for your stay in Jerusalem. Offers excellent location with spectacular view of the town from it's roof terrace, located in the hearth of the historical city, right next to the David tower. The people running the place are very very nice and helpful. It is modest but cozy and I strongly recommend this place, it worth the price and makes your stay comfortable. You have all the basic facilities needed for a pleasant stay. Go book it! ;)
  • 97%
  • 24 May 2014 Anonymous Bulgaria
  • First-class joint - fabulous location, very atmospheric. Loved the view from the roof. And the tribe of visiting kittens from next door.
  • 89%
  • 14 May 2014 Bernard USA
  • Cool place. Enjoyed it -- and the varied and interesting other guests. This is exactly what hosteling is all about.
  • 83%
  • 13 May 2014 Bernard USA
  • The location is very good. Close to many touristic attractions. The staff was very friendly and helpful. I had a fabulous stay in this place.
  • 100%
  • 04 Mar 2014 Yasmina Colombia
  • Excellent view, beautiful terrace, really good location, you feel like being in the heart of Jerusalem... but really cold in the winter time, no heating.
  • 80%
  • 16 Feb 2014 Martina Slovakia
  • Absolutely fantastic location and the staff were some of the most helpful and knowledgeable I've ever encountered.
  • 91%
  • 21 Jan 2014 Elaina USA
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