Citadel Youth Hostel

Jerusalem Old city Jaffa gate, Jerusalem

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Citadel Youth Hostel


Overview of Hostel

Citadel Youth hostel welcomes you to your second home , we are located in the center of the old city between the Armanian and the Jewish quarter , we are housed in a 700 year old building full of character ,charm and history , our 24 hours front desk always welcomes our guests with a kind and warmin

From Nights People


From the airport take bus #5 (6.90nis) to El Al Junction ,from there take bus # 947 or #950 to the main bus station in Jerusalem . In Jerusalem take tram line from the CBS and get off at City hall tram stop ,walk down jaffa road until you get to jaffa gate (5minutes), walk in the gate then down the first flight of stairs to the market in David street and take the first right up the stairs which is St mark street follow that street and The Citadel is on your right number 20.

Or take Nesher airport shuttle from the arrival gate at the airport ,no prior reservation needed ,it will cost you 64NIS and ask to be dropped at jaffa gate .

Coming from Damascus gate go down the stairs take a slight right. At the junction end of stairs you'll be at Suq Khan Ez - Zeit Street. Walk all the way straight 5 - 10 min and you'll be at Suq el Attarin Street. Again go straight all the way to the end of the street you'll be at David street. Take right, after a few steps you will see habbad st on your left hand side ,go up on the flight of stairs and you will see St Mark's Road, go up the stairs for 3 min, the Citadel is on your left, number 20.
for further info give us a ring to the phone no. provided on the confirmation paper..

Located near

We are located inside Jaffa gate, 5 minutes from the tourist information center, christian information center, David tower museum, post office, the Dome of the Rock and Western Wall. We are in the middle of the Armenian quarter and Jewish quarter

Conditions & Policy

Credit Cards Accepted

Old age style, it is called the citadel for a reason. MANY REWARDS AND GOOD COMMENTS . VOTED ONE OF THE TOP 5 HOSTELS IN ISRAEL FROM 2009-2013 author pick from the lonely planet . This place is recommended as one of the best budget choices in the Old City. from lonely planet guide on the web Check in time is at anytime except if the room needs to be cleaned it will be around 2pm Check out is at 11am Payment is cash only upon arrival , we do not accept credit cards .