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Citadel Youth Hostel

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good29%
  • Average22%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible12%
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Free Wifi
Rooftop Terrace
Breakfast included
Pool
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Reviewed 22 July 2014 via mobile

Fast internet. High safety. Location is perfect. The rooftop is excellent at night though it provides no shade during the day, they could do well to add a screen. The lounge areas in the back are a perfect place to spend the day resting. You...More

Thank Gabriella F
Reviewed 13 July 2014

The hostel has a very nice location in the Old City of Jerusalem, and a great view from the roof. Apart from that, there is not so much positive things I can say. It was fairly clean also, but an ugly smell from the bathrooms....More

2  Thank Tove L
Reviewed 12 July 2014

To this day I am still very puzzled as to how Citadel Youth Hostel is number one on hostelworld. That said, hostels have been my accommodation of choice over the past 5 years on my travels so I have had my fair share of terrible...More

2  Thank jstatraveller
Reviewed 10 July 2014

This has to be the best hostel in Jerusalem. In the Armenian quarter, close to most famous landmarks, the building is built from old, old stone giving an ancient, cave like effect in keeping with the rest of the Old City. There is an option...More

2  Thank Samuel R
Reviewed 6 July 2014

My first few nights in a private room were good, that was the only positive to my stay. Then I moved to a dorm room. Every night I don't get more than a few hours of sleep. People in the room were disrespectful of others,...More

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US$17 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$17 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Monte Cheri B
30 January 2017|
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Response from Caitlin F | Reviewed this property |
I stayed in one of the double private rooms... the one on first floor in the back. The room wasn't too much bigger than the bed, but had a dresser and room to store our packs as well. One window that opens and also let's in... More
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John Joseph D
9 February 2016|
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Response from cam1l0c | Reviewed this property |
You might wanna go to their website .citadelyouthhostel. Com
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Nathan B
7 October 2015|
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Response from Caitlin F | Reviewed this property |
I never used them, but they are pretty decent sized, and yes you have to rent them and provide your own lock. But really, I'd only use them if you have something particularly expensive that you aren't going to keep with you... More
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"Try to get rooms further away from the front-desk; the volunteers sometimes chat at night and it can be heard..."
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"Rooms on the opposite side of the rooftop are more private but further away"
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"best view ,Awesome location,cheap accommodation,room 3 is the best"
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"bed bugs, dirty, no wifi, no shower facilities, don't book."
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