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The American Colony Hotel

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1 Louis Vincent Street, 97200 Jerusalem, Yerushalayim (Jerusalem), Israel
+972 2627 9777

C$ 316+

The American Colony Hotel
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Overall guest ratings

8.7/10 Excellent
based on 690 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.2
  • 8.9
  • 4.8
  • 2.5

Good to Know

  • Stylish hotel
  • Friendly service
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Pleasant hotel grounds

Nearby

  • 0.6 km Garden Tomb
  • 1.1 km Via Dolorosa
  • 1.2 km Church of the Holy Sepulchre
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About

Location.

The American Colony Hotel, a member of Leading Hotels of the World, is housed in a classical Ottoman building in the center of Jerusalem, close to the Old City. Formerly a Pasha's Palace, the hotel has hosted guests as diverse as Sir Winston Churchill and Uma Thurman. The Dome of the Rock on Temple Mount is 1.2 miles (2 kilometers) from the hotel, the Mount of Olives is 1.9 miles (3 kilometers) away, and Malcha Train Station is within 4.7 miles (7.5 kilometers). Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport is 12.4 miles (20 kilometers away), an approximate driving time of 30 minutes.

Hotel Features.

The hotel features an outdoor swimming pool, as well as a sauna and fitness room. There are 2 on-site restaurants, including The Arabesque, which serves continental and Arabic dishes in a Middle Eastern setting, as well as 2 bars/lounges. On-site shopping venues include an antique shop, a gift shop, and a bookshop. Air-conditioned public areas offer antique furnishings as well as free WiFi, and complimentary English newspapers are available in the lobby. The hotel offers business services, a 24-hour business center, and an Internet point.Tour assistance and parking is complimentary. An airport shuttle is available for a surcharge.

Guestrooms.

The 95 guestrooms are situated in 4 buildings (The Main House, The East House, The Palm House, and The Cow Byre) and combine 19th century Ottoman style with contemporary amenities. All are equipped with high-speed wireless Internet access, satellite television with free movie channels, and direct-dial phones with voicemail. Other amenities include air conditioning, complimentary bottled water, and minibars. Designer toiletries, hair dryers, bathrobes and slippers, and in-room safes are also provided. Guests are offered a drink on the house upon arrival.

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Amenities

  • Fitness centre
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Accessible
  • Business centre
  • Car rental
  • Internet
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Gift shop
  • Laundry service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Outdoor pool
  • No smoking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Air-conditioned
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Safe
  • Sauna
  • Free parking
  • Storage available
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Laundry facilities
  • Spa
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Babysitting/child services (surcharge)
  • Pets not allowed
  • Wedding services
  • Rooftop
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Overall Rating

8.7 Excellent
Based on 690 reviews

Bar and Beverages
9.2

Amenities
8.9

Vibe
8.6

Location
8.2

Breakfast
7.9

Service
7.7

Room
6.7

Food
6.3

WiFi
5.6

Cleanliness
4.8

Value for money
2.5

Overall Rating

8.7 Excellent
Based on 496 reviews

Vibe
8.7

Amenities
8.6

Location
8.3

Breakfast
7.9

Pool
7.8

Service
7.8

Room
6.7

Cleanliness
4.7

Value for money
2.7

Overall Rating

8.7 Excellent
Based on 103 reviews

Amenities
8.8

Location
8.4

Vibe
8.3

Service
7.7

Breakfast
7.2

Room
6.7

Food
5.9

Overall Rating

8.5 Excellent
Based on 89 reviews

Amenities
8.8

Vibe
8.5

Breakfast
8.2

Location
7.9

Comfort
7.8

Service
7.6

Room
6.8

Value for money
2.7

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