Abraham Hostel

Hostel Jerusalem

Abraham Hostel

From 19 EUR

Abraham Hostel Jerusalem is located in Jerusalem’s city center, near one of Jerusalem's most famous markets, the Mahane Yehuda, and right in front of a tram and bus stop providing connection to the city's most important landmarks. The Old City is a 20-minute walk away.

With over 280 beds, the hostel hosts guests from around the world who enjoy its warm atmosphere, convenient location, friendly staff, daily events and tours, and extensive facilities that include free Wi-Fi, a lively bar and lounge with daily events, free Continental breakfast, a communal kitchen available for guests' use. The hostel offers a relaxed and friendly social atmosphere providing a warm home to all travelers.

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Those who want to see and explore Jerusalem have the perfect place to stay at Abraham's Hostel Jerusalem thanks to our central location.

All of Jerusalem’s major sights within a short walking distance.

The light rail stops right outside the hostel's doorstep! Reaching Jerusalem's top attractions has never been easier, including the Old City, the central bus station, Holacaust memorial Museum ("Yad Vashem"), the Mahane Yehuda market and many many more.

Here at Jerusalem Hostel we also offer free walking tours of the old town of Jerusalem, to help you get the most out of our beloved city.  We'll show you where to go, how to get there and give you advice on what to eat and where to see the night in in one of Jerusalem's many alternative bars.

The Abraham Hostel Jerusalem is located in Jerusalem’s City Center offering everything that independent travelers and small groups are looking for:

Friendly atmosphere, modern facilities, great location and experienced welcoming staff.  The hostel has 72 en-suite rooms, both dorm (mixed & female) as well as private rooms (single/double/triple/family).  Each room also has air-conditioning, and you can even keep your things in the mini-fridges is all of the rooms.

Our great facilities include large common areas with a bar that hosts a range of nightly events, Wifi & internet access, travelers' information desk, an elevator, game room and much more.  FREE breakfast is provided to all guests, and if you prefer to cook for yourselves, there is a self-catering kitchen available.  Come and experience the hospitality of Abraham Jerusalem Hostel in one of the most amazing ancient cities on earth!

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Hostel facilities

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TVCafe
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Games
  • Room
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Pool Table and Foosball
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box (Front Desk)
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included
  • Washing machine
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Useful information

City: Jerusalem
Country: Israel
Address: Davidka Square, Ha'neviim 67, Jerusalem, Israel
Phone 1: +972 2-650-2200

How to arrive

BY FOOT

From the Central Bus Station turn left and walk along Jaffa Street towards the city center. You'll pass the Machane Yehuda Market on your right hand side. After around 10 minutes you'll reach a junction with traffic lights, and a square opposite. Look up and you'll see our building! Cross the street, and cut across the square to the left. The entrance to the Abraham Hostel Jerusalem is on the left hand side of the building, on HaNeviim Street. The walk takes 15 minutes or so in total.

BY CAR

Coming into Jerusalem via Road 1 from the west, continue along Ben Zvi Boulevard, turning left at Bezalel Street. At the top of Bezalel, turn left, and then left again at the roundabout onto Agripas. At the first traffic light turn right, cross over the train tracks and take the road right to HaNeviim Street, where you'll see the entrance on the right. You can park in the parking lot next to the hostel: take the small road down to the left of the entrance. The price is approximately 70 NIS per day.

BY TRAM

From the Central Bus Station, the quickest option is to take the tram/light rail heading towards the city center. Exit the tram after three stops, at the Davidka stop. The hostel is on the other side of Jaffa Street (the other side of the tracks), walk around to the other side of the building and you'll see the entrance

FROM THE AIRPORT

From Ben Gurion Airport the best way to get to the Abraham Hostel is by shared taxi (Nesher) which will drop you off right at the door.  You can find them right outside the main arrival hall. A single ride to Jerusalem costs 60 NIS and takes about 45 minutes (depending on traffic).  This video will show you how this works!

 

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100% 13 October 2014
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My home away from home in Jerusalem. Recommended!

100% 23 June 2014
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Great location, friendly staff. Did a couple of their tours while i was there and they're definitely worth it. See you again!

100% 14 October 2013
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Great Hostel in a fascinating city, had a great time here, especially on their market food tour.

100% 27 October 2017
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Abrahams Hostel Is The Great Place in Israel Jerusalem & Tel Aviv To stay. Because of the: Staff The Atmospehre The oeople The BEST IN ISRAEL.

94% 26 October 2017
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Source Hostelworld

I would stay here again- good but older facilities. Clean rooms with healthy basic Mediterranean style breakfast provided. Very helpful counter staff. Bit of...

97% 15 October 2017
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+ You definetly get what you pay for. Good and full breakfast, super coffee. Clean and good showers. Locker in rooms and you can easily storage your stuff in...

100% 11 October 2017
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Positive: Tour desk was a definite advantage. Daily activities added energy to the place. Kitchen and on-premise bar and lounge were outstanding. Everything...

100% 05 October 2017
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Positive: The breaksfast was very good and the bed is good for a hostel. Negative: Nothing.

94% 04 October 2017
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Source Hostelworld

Fantastic rooftop. Very helpful front desk and travel agent. Very large hostel! All facilities work well. It is about a 20 min walk to the old city, so...

96% 28 September 2017
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Source Booking

Positive: Great place 2 stay at Jerusalem. Davidka Square is good to get into the bus or tram and get wherever you want to - Israel Museum, Yad Vashem, Old...

100% 25 September 2017
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Source Facebook

If you go to Jerusalem you must stay in Abrahams..Everything is fantastic about the place..Age group from 25-87 and that's the truth.Go alone and you will...

80% 21 September 2017
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Source Hostelworld

Very good hostel. Would be nice if staff knew more about the local information rather than pushing customers to buy their tours and use taxis. Other than...

100% 17 September 2017
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Source Google

Still the very best hostels in Israel! Everything perfect!

100% 17 September 2017
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Source Google

Great place! It's clean and the breakfast is good

100% 10 September 2017
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Source Google

Good hostel in Jerusalem with good breakfast and nice tour options!

100% 03 September 2017
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Source Google

Great place to meet people. Very lively

100% 27 August 2017
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Source Google

Fun, lots of activities offered, clean, friendly and good location. Competitive prices (for J'lem and Israel)...will return.

97% 16 August 2017
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Source Hostelworld

Great facility with nice rooftop, good breakfast, kind and professional stuff. They offer many tours and a bar crawl.

100% 15 August 2017
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Source Hostelworld

I apologize for the time I took to reply. Our experience was good. Your staff and facilities are awesome, thank you for your service. I would certainly...

100% 06 August 2017
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Source Hostelworld

Fantastic experience couldn't ask for more or anything to be different/ better. These guys have thought of everything right down to free earplugs, wooden...

100% 30 July 2017
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Source Google

Nice place, nice people, nice guests.

92% 30 July 2017
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Positive: very friendly and resourceful staff central location clean a lot of programs offered.

80% 30 July 2017
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The people are very nice and accommodating.

100% 30 July 2017
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Wonderful place for solo travellers. Their city tour is also well planned and worth the while.

100% 27 July 2017
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I was meant to stay 2 days but it turned into 7 - that shows a great hostel. Great place to meet people, trips, fun. One of the best hostels in my 43...

100% 24 July 2017
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Positive: the breakfast is amazing from top range coffee machine to granola and salad bar. best put of any hostel i have stayed at. location is brilliant...

100% 17 July 2017
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Positive: Location good and a lot of fun and meeting new people. Clean rooms and friendly staff. Diversity of tours available. When on West Bank tour with...

94% 12 July 2017
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Really great. My friends and I met someone new in our room and we actually hung out in the bar area later that night. It's a good place

100% 09 July 2017
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I was in Jerusalem for business and couldn't find a suitable Airbnb property so I ended up at this hostel. It was wonderful. Great rooftop patio where they...

100% 04 July 2017
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Thank you Rachel and your team for being so helpful and accommodating during my stay at the Abraham Hostel, Jerusalem. The facilities are great, and the...

100% 02 July 2017
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Positive: A little bit difficult to get a full night's sleep in a room with 6 others coming and going but that is the hostel life. I just made up the...

96% 29 June 2017
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Positive: The breakfast was excellent. The staff friendly and helpful. The location was great for me, although it might take a 15-20 minute walk to the Old...

100% 25 June 2017
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Source Google

Great atmosphere

100% 21 June 2017
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Reccomend highly. ✡️✡️✡️✡️✡️ Five stars.

100% 18 June 2017
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I regularly stay at this hostel, and for good reason. The staff is kind and helpful, and everything is pretty clean. Their other locations are also quite good.

80% 05 June 2017
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Source Expedia

A pretty hip hostel in a great location, walking distance from Jerusalem Old City. Reasonable facilities, decent and busy reception, large breakfast and...

100% 28 May 2017
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It's wonderful... Really nice people and experience!

100% 20 May 2017
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Positive: This place has thought of everything! If you want a basic space with many, many perks, this is it. There is a good breakfast each morning and...

100% 14 May 2017
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I can definitely recommend Abraham Hostel Jerusalem to any traveler in Israel. I will be coming again :) Excellent service, clean, secure and an amazing...

100% 08 May 2017
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excelente. I did in Abraham Hostel of TLV and enjoy really to much. It`s confortable, friendly, modern, good place!. Thanks!

100% 06 May 2017
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Source Hostelworld

It's a very friendly hostel, staff are very nice, food is too much good and the price is accessible.

100% 30 April 2017
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fantastic place with fantastic people

100% 23 April 2017
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Source Google

Best hostel in israel. And one of the besy i've been in the world. Great service, great facilities. Including breakfast

90% 23 April 2017
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Source Hostelworld

Free breakfast is awesome and extensive. Hostel itself is quite large, but still relatively easy to meet people as a lone traveller. The tours desk and...

97% 17 April 2017
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Source Hostelworld

Great stay, as always. Though the table tennis table is missing now and the complimentary shuttle has also gone.

92% 19 March 2017
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Positive: We absolutely loved the Abraham Hostel. Such a great atmosphere. We slept really well here too. Great location. Would love to return. Negative:...

100% 05 February 2017
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Source Google

Great place as a hostel

90% 05 February 2017
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Source Hostelworld

All was great. The breakfast was very, very ordinary though. Not sure about coleslaw for breakfast lol. Other then that, great place to stay in Jerusalem.

92% 13 January 2017
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Positive: simply the best budget place to stay in Jerusalem. easy reachable by tram from central bus station. short walking distance to Old City. awesome...

90% 09 January 2017
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Source Hostelworld

Very nice and clean hostel in a great location in Jerusalem. The free breakfast is a nice perk and the Abraham tours are super convenient to take from the...

100% 21 December 2016
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Positive: everything!!! :).

83% 10 December 2016
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Source Hostelworld

Good location downtown and a brief walk to the old city. Plenty of great tours offered and social events, the craft beer tasting night was fun. Bathrooms and...

100% 03 December 2016
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Good price �

Good atmosphere �

Good staff and visitors �

Good start for the tours on offer �

80% 27 November 2016
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Awesome

100% 27 November 2016
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Source Google

Great rooms and had fun in the gathering area

100% 16 October 2016
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Source Hostelworld

Nothing to improve. Well.. maybe leave the rooftop always opened. XD

100% 10 October 2016
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Source Hostelworld

Your really get everything your money is worth here. The staff is very helpfull though a little unterstaffed and you might have to wait 20min at the check-in...

94% 29 September 2016
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Source Hostelworld

Great facilities and infrastructure and a good place to chill. Staff mostly lovely, with very few exceptions. Really wish the bar stayed open longer though!...

92% 26 September 2016
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Positive: Amazing people, nice atmosphere.

100% 11 September 2016
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Source Google

On of the greatest hostels in the world. Staff is wonderful, Friday shabbath experience was amazing.

100% 01 September 2016
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Source TravBuddy

The hostel is culturally blended concept. It is located at the heart of town where access to public transport is just so perfect. It is very spacious and...

92% 09 August 2016
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Positive: The location and the roof deck!. Negative: None that I could think of. AH Jerusalem has always been great!

100% 07 August 2016
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Source Google

Great guest house, suitable for travelers. Cheap prices, alot of activities in the hostel itself. Staff is very friendly. Very recommended.

97% 22 July 2016
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loved my stay, all the staff was super helpful and informative.

100% 09 July 2016
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Positive: The people who work there were really great. They were personable and took an interest in helping me with a problem I had with someone in town that...

100% 02 June 2016
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Source Expedia

Very fun spot for young people. Close to everything. Great breakfast and good coffee and tea. Bar was fun and nice club area and community room with bar off...

90% 01 June 2016
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Source Hostelworld

Amazing hostel . Perfect

100% 13 May 2016
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Positive: Staff was very helpful.

86% 05 May 2016
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Source Hostelworld

Nice place. Good staff. Easy to find, at a good location. In the middle between old town and central bus station. Staff was helpfull and the shared shabbat...

100% 25 April 2016
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Source Google

Awesome place. Superb environment. Very friendly n cooperative staff. Located in the center of the city.

100% 13 April 2016
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Source Hostelworld

This is a big hostel with a lot of nice spaces. Good place to meet other travelers. Not that far from Old Town, kind of between the central station and the...

100% 11 April 2016
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Source Hostelworld

The best Hostel on the planet!

94% 10 April 2016
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Liked: Rooftop. Friendly, helpful staff. Disliked: Big hostel, therefore not that cozy.

92% 03 April 2016
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Positive: Location and staff were great. Negative: Breakfast to be improved

100% 31 March 2016
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Source Booking

Positive: Hostel bardzo duży. Naprawdę w dobrym punkcie do zwiedzania Starego Miasta i Jerozolimy.

100% 29 March 2016
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Positive: Accomodation was over my expectations! Everyone was so friendly! My first hostel experience couldn't be better!.

100% 29 March 2016
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Im local so i found myself there by mistake, but that awsome place. I didnt know there are places like this in Israel, made me feel I want to be turist in my...

79% 25 March 2016
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Source Booking

Positive: Хорошее месторасположение: рядом рынок, автобусная, трамвайная остановки. Недалеко старый город. Приветливый персонал (обо всем можно договориться...

92% 24 March 2016
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Positive: Шоколад. Negative: Русскоязычный персонал..хотя бы по одному на каждый день.

71% 22 March 2016
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Positive: The staff is very friendly and professiopnal. All employees were willing to help with all questions. The breakfast was ok. I stayed at the hostel...

79% 21 March 2016
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Source Booking

Positive: Charger and lamp on every bed, breakfast was plentiful, rooms were clean and not too crowded, not too noisy, reception staff is always great and...

75% 21 March 2016
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Source Booking

Positive: Sympathetic personnel, various breakfast, additional tourist services trips, good location.

100% 21 March 2016
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Positive: Nice friendly.

88% 21 March 2016
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Source Booking

Positive: Personel herşeye yardımcı olmaya çalışıyor ve güleryüzlüler. Yataklar genel olarak rahat. Konum olarak Davidka meydanında Ha Davidka tramvay...

67% 20 March 2016
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Positive: Очень доброжелательный персонал; как минимум двое ребят неплохо говорят по-русски. Вообще, атмосфера в хостеле очень приятная. Неплохой завтрак...

96% 20 March 2016
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Positive: Zowel kamer als ontbijt en de goede service was perfect!!zal voor deze locatie blijven kiezen bij volgende bezoek aan Jeruzalem.

83% 20 March 2016
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Positive: Dobre śniadania,możliwość wyboru ,wspaniała lokalizacja. Negative: Winna być możliwość transportu na lotnisko w rejonie Tel Avivu w szczególności w...

100% 20 March 2016
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Positive: Непринужденная обстановка как дома , приветливый обслуживающий персонал, чисто и уютно !.

96% 19 March 2016
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Positive: Bardzo pomocny personel i fajny klimat. Negative: Śniadania raczej ubogie

100% 19 March 2016
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Positive: Location very central to Old Jerusalem Abraham hostel was the starting point of the Abraham Tours Close to market,ATM,Banks ,Local eateries, night...

92% 18 March 2016
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Positive: Хотел имеет удобное расположение для тех, кто путешествует своим ходом на автобусах: от центральной автобусной станции и до Дамасских ворот идти...

71% 18 March 2016
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Positive: Хорошая цена. Отличные туры, организованные сетью данных хостелов. Удобная цена. Negative: Тесновато.

92% 18 March 2016
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Positive: There are daily events and a social scene that makes it invigorating for a solo traveler. Negative: Had a top bunk bed.

100% 13 March 2016
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Vanavond was er een band, lekker gezellig.

Weet zien elkaar vast wel weer,@gerritkarssen @francienkarssenveltkamp

100% 13 March 2016
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Positive: That's really one of the best hostel that I've visited in my life. Great location - 15 min from old town by foot and 5 min from the market and city...

100% 12 March 2016
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Positive: Very good location, staff, free breakfast and cleanliness.

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