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Arthur Hotel - An Atlas Boutique Hotel
13 Dorot Rishonim, Jerusalem
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The price is $198 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (255 reviews)

"Wonderful hotel in a great location! Would definitely stay again upon returning to Jerusalem."…"

Reviewed on May 31, 2020

Arthur Hotel - An Atlas Boutique Hotel
American Colony Hotel The Leading Hotels of the World
5 out of 5
1 Louis Vincent Street, Jerusalem
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4.6/5Wonderful! (563 reviews)

"Its an oasis in the middle of a hectic and alive part of Jerusalem, not a cheap oasis but definitely a good one. The food is fabulous, the room was unique and comfortable and the staff were exceptional. Didn't like that our room had absolutely no view."…"

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

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Harmony - an Atlas Boutique Hotel
6 Yoel Moshe Salomon Street, Jerusalem
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The price is $215 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (646 reviews)

"Our second stay at this hotel. The breakfast is wonderful!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2020

Harmony - an Atlas Boutique Hotel
Mamilla Hotel - The Leading Hotels of The World
5 out of 5
11 King Solomon St., Jerusalem
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The price is $218 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (506 reviews)

"Excellent in every way. Amazing food in restaurants. Lovely atmosphere. Perfect"…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Mamilla Hotel - The Leading Hotels of The World
The Post Hostel
23 Jaffa Street, entrance 3 Koresh St, Jerusalem
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The price is $72 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (344 reviews)
Very good experience

"Very good. Highly recommend. Good location, good breakfast, good room and good people."…"

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2020

The Post Hostel
Jerusalem Hotel
Antar Ben Shaddad Street No. 15, Jerusalem
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4.4/5Excellent! (121 reviews)
Great hotel

"Great hotel and amazing breakfast"…"

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

Jerusalem Hotel
Notre Dame of Jerusalem Center
3 Paratroopers Road, P.O. Box 20531, Jerusalem
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4.3/5Excellent! (360 reviews)

"Very close to Old City. Walking distance to many key historical sites"…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

Notre Dame of Jerusalem Center
Abraham Hostel Jerusalem
67 Hanevi'im St. Davidka Square, Jerusalem
The price is $43 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (451 reviews)

"Gini checked me in and she is amazing! So helpful in every way and always with a cheerful smile! I reported that there is mold in the bathroom on the inside door."…"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Abraham Hostel Jerusalem
YMCA Three Arches Hotel
3.5 out of 5
26 King David Street, Jerusalem
The price is $118 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (352 reviews)

"Excellent breakfast buffet with changing warm dish choices each morning. Quiet rooms - fairly simple but totally adequate & clean & functioning. Beautiful building. Great tower to climb for city overview. Just a short walk from Jaffa gate and old city. Evening meals at restaurant were less impressive ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

YMCA Three Arches Hotel
The Sephardic House
1 Batei Mahase St, Jewish Quarter, Jerusalem
The price is $114 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (269 reviews)
The Sephardic House

"Great location within the walled city in Jewish quarter, friendly people and excellent breakfast buffet. Sometimes vehicles cannot enter the city which can make luggage hauling difficult (closest gate is Zion gate, about 10 minutes walk). Ask the hotel if that would be a problem when you arrive or ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

The Sephardic House
City Center Jerusalem
17 King George St., Jerusalem
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The price is $70 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (706 reviews)

"Suite size is big. Location is friendly. Matress is not as good as I expected."…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

City Center Jerusalem
Mount Zion Boutique Hotel
17 Hebron Road, Jerusalem
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4.1/5Very Good! (533 reviews)
Great Stay at Mt. Zion Boutique

"The stay was very comfortable. The staff was courteous, and professional."…"

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2019

Mount Zion Boutique Hotel
The Eldan Hotel
King David 24, Jerusalem
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The price is $117 per night
4/5Very Good! (380 reviews)
A nice hotel close to the old city

"This was a very nice hotel close to the old city of Jerusalem. Room was very comfortable. I appreciated having a bath as opposed to just a shower which is more usual now. Hotel was reasonably priced and breakfast was very varied and good"…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2020

The Eldan Hotel
National Hotel Jerusalem
Al Zahra Street 4, Jerusalem
The price is $96 per night
4/5Very Good! (997 reviews)

"Phenomenal service when we checked in. Great location. Great breakfast. I would 100% recommend this hotel and would stay there again. Very nice interior."…"

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

National Hotel Jerusalem
Hillel 11 Hotel
Hillel 11, Jerusalem
The price is $104 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (497 reviews)

"good position for shops, restaurants and the old city."…"

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2020

Hillel 11 Hotel
Agripas Boutique Hotel
15 Agripas Street, Jerusalem
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3.9/5Very Good! (632 reviews)

"Very central location and happy hour bites Staff very courteous and helpful"…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Agripas Boutique Hotel
Leonardo Jerusalem
9 St Georges Street, Jerusalem
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The price is $154 per night
3.6/5Good! (436 reviews)

"I have preciously stayed there and always enjoy my stay...great food, friendly staff, great location and amenities."…"

Reviewed on Dec 22, 2019

Leonardo Jerusalem
Zion Hotel
Dorot Rishonim 10, Jerusalem
The price is $96 per night
3.5/5Good! (313 reviews)

"Very close to Ben Yehuda market and excellent eating. Also walking distance to Jaffa Gate of old city."…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Zion Hotel
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Guide to Jerusalem Historic Hotels

When you go on a Jerusalem getaway, it is easy to pick a modern hotel, or a chain you are familiar with. You know that your rooms will have all the amenities. However, staying in an in a more distinctive accommodation can elevate your stay. A stay in a Jerusalem historic hotel still gives you a fully-furnished room that is also bursting with character. Furthermore, it allows you to surround yourself in Jerusalem's history.

Something Old, Something New

Many of the traditional hotels in Jerusalem give you a feel for a past era right from the start. From unique architecture to some of the oldest hotels in Jerusalem steeped in the past, these surroundings will make you may begin to wonder if you have stepped into a history book. Fortunately, you won't have to actually live in the past. Although these lodgings are historic, they have most modern amenities to help you relax on your getaway. You will find your room furnished with a cozy bed and just about anything else you may need for a wonderful visit.

Once you have explored the hotel property, you can check out the art museums and prominent landmarks to absorb more of the region's culture. Undoubtedly, all this perusing through the past can work up an appetite. Be sure to read the reviews and see the suggestions other travelers to Jerusalem think is worth going to. You can also ask your hotel's concierge so you can get recommendations where some of the best spots to enjoy a pint or a bite to eat in Jerusalem are.

Your Jerusalem Accommodation Is Ready for You

Jerusalem has 844 vintage hotels that exude the look and feel of another era. Some of these famous lodgings are where renowned actors may have stayed. You are certain to find a room possessing all the amenities as well as the classic charm you wish for. If you want to stay in one of these vintage hotels, reserve soon, or you may miss your chance on a one-of-a kind accommodation.

Frequently asked questions

What can a history buff expect from a stay in Jerusalem?
During a trip in Jerusalem, historians and history buffs alike may want to plan a visit to the cathedral. The array of shops and charming cafés are some of the places to visit while you’re here. You can also discover the museums during your vacation in this culturally rich area.
What's the best hotel in Jerusalem to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, National Hotel Jerusalem is a top hotel for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it features free breakfast and a restaurant. Damascus Gate is a short walk away. A couple of other options near historic sites include Mount Zion Boutique Hotel and The Eldan Hotel.
How many historically relevant hotels are located in Jerusalem?
In Jerusalem, there are 844 hotels and other accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 120 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical places and other sights in Jerusalem?
Jerusalem is notable for its cathedral and landmarks like Western Wall, Jaffa Gate, and Damascus Gate. Cultural venues include Israel Museum, Bible Lands Museum, and Tower of David Museum of the History of Jerusalem. Other popular sights include Al-Aqsa Mosque and Machane Yehuda Market.
What is a historic hotel like in Jerusalem?
A historic hotel gives guests an opportunity to stay in a building officially recognized with a national historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world come in all forms like palaces, castles, stately homes or even lodges, pubs, or skyscrapers — as long as it’s of special interest. These types of hotels in Jerusalem usually retain original elements like traditional architecture and period features in their communal spaces or guestrooms.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
The two are similar. The term “historic hotel” is more common in the U.S., whereas “heritage hotel” is common in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to put more importance on the architecture and building. A heritage hotel draws meaning mainly from the cultural value that the place has and how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Jerusalem have modern facilities?
Yes, efforts are made to preserve treasured traditions and historic facades, while interiors have safety features and modern conveniences. Tourists who book a stay should expect the popular amenities from a contemporary hotel such as private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, heating and air conditioning, and free and fast Internet. Booking a historic hotel in Jerusalem doesn’t mean you will stay in a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or simply rundown.

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