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American Colony Hotel The Leading Hotels of the World, Jerusalem

5-star5 stars
1 Louis Vincent StreetJerusalem9720071Israel

Luxury hotel with 2 restaurants, near Garden Tomb
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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Exceptional9.4
Amenities
Great amenities
Breakfast
Tasty breakfast
Food
Delicious food
Room
Great room
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American Colony Hotel The Leading Hotels of the World, Jerusalem

from $271
  • Standard Single Room
  • Comfort Room
  • Classic Room
  • Junior Suite
  • Deluxe Double Room
  • Standard Double Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Suite
  • Comfort Balcony
  • Comfort Pool View

What’s around American Colony Hotel The Leading Hotels of the World, Jerusalem

Landmarks

  • Heart of Jerusalem
  • Garden Tomb - 10 min walk
  • Temple Mount - 20 min walk
  • Dome of the Rock - 20 min walk
  • Western Wall - 22 min walk
  • Machane Yehuda Market - 31 min walk
  • Rockefeller Museum - 12 min walk
  • Damascus Gate - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Tel Aviv (TLV-Ben Gurion) - 49 min drive
  • Jerusalem Malha Station - 21 min drive
  • Jerusalem Biblical Zoo Station - 22 min drive
  • Beit Shemesh Station - 38 min drive
  • Free self parking

About American Colony Hotel The Leading Hotels of the World, Jerusalem

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.

Guestrooms.
The 92 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.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 92 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • 24-hour check-in
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • Up to 4 children (1 year old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • Babysitting/childcare *

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Transportation

Parking

  • Free self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 2 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Spa services on site
  • Sauna
  • Health club
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Computer station
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers -
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
Accessibility
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • Arabic
  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Hebrew
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
Freshen up
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

The Cellar Bar - This bar serves light fare only.

The Summer Bar - Overlooking the garden, this bar serves light fare only.

Awards and affiliations

  • The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.

American Colony Hotel The Leading Hotels of the World, Jerusalem’s small print

Also known as

  • American Colony
  • American Colony Hotel
  • American Colony Hotel Jerusalem
  • American Colony Jerusalem
  • Hotel American Colony

Policies

Reservations are required for massage services and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • All citizens of Israel will be charged the national value-added tax

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for ILS 360 per night

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of ILS 130 per person (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.4 From 118 reviews

American Colony Hotel The Leading Hotels of the World, Jerusalem
Exceptional10.0
Great Hotel in Very Nice Location
Great hotel. Breakfast was fantastic. bedding very comfortable. Outside dinner and bar fantastic. Cute feral kitties.
William, us5 night trip
American Colony Hotel The Leading Hotels of the World, Jerusalem
Exceptional10.0
Pasha living
A Traveler, us1 night trip
American Colony Hotel The Leading Hotels of the World, Jerusalem
Exceptional10.0
Service was fabulous and would stay again
Lance, us6 night trip
American Colony Hotel The Leading Hotels of the World, Jerusalem
Exceptional10.0
Surprise in Jerusalem
The American Colony Hotel was filled with charm and quaint history, it would be our number one choice for a reception or family get together
Lyudmila, us2 night trip
American Colony Hotel The Leading Hotels of the World, Jerusalem
Exceptional10.0
Perfect visit to Jerusalem
Perfect. The hotel and rooms are beautiful, pool is a welcome oasis, food is delicious, location is great, staff helpful. Will be back!
Julie, us4 night trip

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American Colony Hotel The Leading Hotels of the World, Jerusalem

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