Find your Hotel in Jerusalem
Jerusalem has many options for accommodation that range
from premium luxury hotels, hip boutique hotels, hotels in ancient
buildings or in newly built sleek and modern buildings. Whatever your
budget, there are many unique accommodations where you can relax while
traveling Israel's capital and experience Israeli hospitality.
Designer luxury in Jerusalem
When it comes to top end designer luxury it’s hard to beat the Mamilla Hotel. The hotel was designed by renowned international architects Piero Lissoni and Moshe Safdie, and incorporates the very best décor and furnishings to create a unique relaxing ambience.
The exceptional surroundings and top notch service, as well as the Spa and Rooftop bar and lounge ensure this hotel has a place at the top of many of the world’s best hotels lists. The Mamilla is also right on the doorstep of Jerusalem’s many shopping and entertainment facilities at Alrov Mamilla Avenue, which also offers superb Old City views, Jaffa Gate and the Tower of David.
King David Hotel
The Jerusalem King David Hotel enjoys a majestic situation overlooking the Old City. One of the world’s bests hotels it is steeped in history, and attracts celebrities and visiting dignitaries. Rooms have luxury touches including marble bathrooms, and there’s a tennis court and fitness center as well as the city’s largest outdoor pool to take advantage of.
Guests can also relax in the landscaped gardens or dine in restaurants which feature Middle Eastern works of art. If you want top of the range then the grandest suites including the Presidential and Royal suites are situated on the upper floors.
The David Citadel is another hotel for luxury-seekers, with its views over the Old City, Spa and Health Club, on-site shopping arcade and Synagogue. It also boasts one of the finest kosher restaurants in the city. The David Citadel is a popular choice of stay for the business community too, with its state of the art equipped meetings and conference room, as well as a ballroom that can fit 500.
Jerusalem on a budget
If your budget isn't sky high - that’s not a problem, you can still find excellent accommodation at a good price in Jerusalem. Boutique hotels are always popular since they not only tend to be less expensive that the large chains, but offer a comfortable, authentic stay.
The Harmony Hotel is a boutique hotel situated right in the heart of the city, just steps from the Old City in one of the very first neighborhoods to be built outside the ancient city walls. The hotel’s modern eclectic design also contains elements taken from the city outside, and artworks by local artists are hung throughout the property.
American Colony Hotel
The American Colony Hotel is another boutique style establishment in the Old City, featuring distinctive Middle Eastern décor, including Arabian arches, opulent suites and romantic gardens.
Hostels an option to consider
Jerusalem is home to several good hostels which are ideal if you’re visiting on a tight budget. The Abraham Hotel has a central location close to all the best markets, and rooms are air-conditioned with private bathrooms and a fridge. A continental breakfast is on offer, as well as a communal kitchen and guests can enjoy a drink in the onsite coffee shop or evening bar.
The Jerusalem Hostel is located in an historic building right in the heart of the city, and features a roof-top terrace, dining room and all the amenities you would expect in a budget hotel.
YMCA Three Arches Hotel, Jerusalem
This Jerusalem landmark, designed by the same architect that designed the Empire State Building, offers comfortable accommodations at friendly prices in a prime location of Jerusalem. The Jaffa Gate entrance to the old city is just a few minutes away by foot.