TripAdvisor Reviews Strand Hotel Jerusalem
Travel Blogs from Jerusalem
... wall, this thick, this heigh, right around the city... All in fifty two days!!!! And then looking at that structure and remembering the words of Tobiah, that even a fox could knock it down (Neh 4:3). How ridiculous.
Time was critical now, as we are due to meet the owner of the David apartment in the new city at 2pm. So we made our way back to the hotel where we struggled with our suitcases along the cobble stones of old Jerusalem, twisting and ...
... old section of winding streets and courtyards and then to the vast and vibrant Machne Yehuda Market.
Finally, we were met on the bus by Col. Danny Tirza, and I heard his story of his work in designing the Separation Wall and his perspective on the threat from the Palestinians and the role of the Wall. It was basically the same as two years ago, though we viewed the wall from somewhat different places, one of which was right next to a ...
... not until the popsicle stand.
I thought, "ok, so the dinos were a bust, at least I'll get to see the flowers and botanical stuff." Except that the dino displays were blocking all the paths to where the plants are. So much for that.
I exited, tired, hot, a little disappointed, and not upset that I had a meeting in the air conditioning shortly.
I moved hotels to the Caesar for a couple of reasons: 1, it was closer to what I wanted ...
... of their history. On the way back to Jerusalem, we stopped for lunch at the Dead Sea. This spot is the lowest land elevation in the world -1,407 feet below sea level and we were there! The Dead Sea (formerly known as the Salty Sea) is slowly dying. - it is losing about a foot of depth per year. The reason is two fold: one is that the Israeli government blocked the flow of water from the Jordan River for domestic use, and two, an Israeli mineral company ...
... is my boss. He drove like a race driver, saying constantly 'oh my god'. So we decided to always try and get a Jewish driver which we did on the way back. He was cheaper, and never spoke. Such a difference from the Arabs. Tomorrow is our last day in Jerusalem, to which we will pick up our rental car and head ...
Other places to stay in Jerusalem
1, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $145
- Simply Grand
- Best service at the grand court jerusalem
- Pleasure vacation not a night mare
ימין משה, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $120
Saint George St. 9, Jerusalem | Hotelfrom $100
23 King David St, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $61
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $166
- Nice hotel
- Schönes Hotel
- No volveré a llevar allí a mis grupos
32 Lehi Street, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $10
רוממה, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $119
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $309
- Liked the Inbal
- Ideal location but noisy
- Good Hotel but not great
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $146
- Ok but for religous
- Preis/Leistung und das Hotel waren super
- Great Hotel, Great Value
39 Keren Hayesod Street, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $200
- My Stay was great
- Great location, very solid hotel
- Great deal on a decent price hotel
רוממה, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $94
ימין משה, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $141
234 Jaffa Road, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $40
- Jeusalem gold
- Good - but be warned!
- Jerusalem Gold has the Midas touch for reasonable price!
7 David Hamelekh Street, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $19
גִּבְעַת רָם, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $130
מקור ברוך, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $159
בית וגן, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $128
47 King George Street, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $42
- Wonderful Location and Stay
- Don't go there
- Beautiful Hotel, Beautiful Setting
1, Jerusalem | 5 star hotelfrom $409
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $134
1, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $126
Mount of Olives Place, Jerusalem | 3 star hotelfrom $69
גִּבְעַת רָם, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $197
הרובע המוסלמי, Jerusalem | 1 star hotelfrom $120
גִּבְעַת רָם, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $194
- Not bad at all if you're not fussy
- I really enjoyed this hotel.
- Total letdown
אבו תור, Jerusalem | 4 star hotelfrom $179