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Jaffa Gate Hostel

Hostel | Jaffa Gate, Jerusalem, Israel 19383

67.3% Overall Rating

357 out of 421 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (30/12/2014)

roberta muccioli thinks…

"The most knowledgeable, helpful, friendliest reception ever! Great location, right in the old city, very easy to reach. Nice hot shower, all very clean, great view from the roof top, quiet place."

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  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Currency Exchange
  • Free city tour
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Safety deposit
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • BBQ area
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel USD 1.50

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 12:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Jerusalem?

Contact us directly

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Maybe we are not the cheapest, but for sure the best! Welcome to the Jaffa Gate Hostel. See most beautiful view from our roof top! Centrally located and 5 minutes from all the religious places, and 10 minutes to the vibrant night life of the New City. Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

5 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

4 Bed Dorm - Female only (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included
Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Triple (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Superior Double (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Double (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Single (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Superior Triple (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Budget Single (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

About Jaffa Gate Hostel

Book Jaffa Gate Hostel and get a free Tour in Jerusalem. We are CENTRALLY LOCATED and just 5 minutes walking from all the religious places of interest, post office & 10 minutes from the new city!


Internet Access
Security Lockers
Luggage Storage
Guest Kitchen
Telephone/Fax Facilities
Travel Desk/Travel Info
Bureau de Change
Common Room
No Curfew
Bike Parking
Taxes included in price
24 hours check in

Please note that our groups payment and cancellation policy is:

1- 50% is a nonrefundable deposit that must be paid in cash at the hostel at least two weeks before group arrival, and the rest must be paid on arrival.

2- if the 50% deposit has not been paid 2 weeks before arrival then the booking will be canceled automatically.

3- the booking is not confirmed till the deposit is paid.

4- in group booking, we can't make any changes in persons or nights or rooms number.

5- in case of any change in nights or persons or rooms (less) number the group still have to pay full amount.

6- the hostel have the right to reject any group booking if the deposit is not paid 2 weeks before arrival date.


Accommodation Information

We are open 24 hours and guests will really enjoy our homely atmosphere! We offer dormitories and private rooms. Showers and toilets inside the rooms as well as TV satellite, fridge, and Internet facilities in some of our great rooms.

Our Hostel is very clean and extremely safe. Guests can make use of the kitchen and free luggage storage.

Location Information

Its 2 minutes to the jaffa gate hostel after you enter from jaffa gate, we are in front of david's tower. Between the Christian information center and the Swedish study center.