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We'd read in our guide book that you can sleep on the roof of this place and fancied the experience - it was fantastic. The roof terrace has one of the best views in Jerusalem, and there are matresses piled in one corner. We were...More
Warning, unless you are brain-dead, you should NOT stay in this "dive." One of the worst hostel in Jerusalem that I stayed in.
NOTE: I was a building inspector for 40 years, I'll do a list why the "warning".... (1.) Pictures in their listings are...More
The location next to the Jaffa Gate in the Old City is amazing. You're close to everything in the Old City and a short walk from New Jerusalem. Great view from the rooftop terrace! When it comes to service I was completely confused as to...More
Petra Hostel: Best value for money - depending of course on your values :).
You simply cannot have a better location. The view around from the rooftop is amazing.
It is shabby, very sahbby, but this is also the charm.
Don't worry about cleanliness -...More
Yes, the location is absolutely unbeatable. Just a few steps from Jaffa Gate, opposite Citadel. The view from the roof terrase is absolutely terrific. Breakfast reasonable, fresh, coffee, tea and water is available all the time. The staff is very friendly and helpful, you can...More
US$18 - US$72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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It is all about location. The residence and service are really quite awful.
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Is the management of Petra hostel Jewish or Plaestinian?
12 December 2014|
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Response from Jarosław P | Reviewed this property |
George, I do not know. There were some young guys at the counter and they did not seem to me to be management, just young people working there. I believe they were Palestinians, but I am not 100% sure.