We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Capitol Hotel

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
Professional photos
Capitol Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel_streamline","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel_streamline","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel_streamline__widget","dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

154 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Capitol Hotel
See the most recent reviews
Showing 92: English reviews
Heidelberg, Germany
Reviewed 25 January 2013

Hallo, I stayed often in Jerusalem and know some of the hotels there.I really did not like the place and also the part where the hotel is. Better pay a bit more and stay in a nicer place. The breakfast is very basic. The rooms etc not nice. To me it is strange that they don´t give a better breakfast...

Review collected in partnership with clever-hotels.com
 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Chris S
Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 11 January 2013

The best thing about the hotel is its location. Less than 5 minutes walk to Damascus gate and near restaurants and shops and a fruit market. Our room was clean with a balcony, which was just perfect. It is situated in the Arab part of the city so it can be a bit noisy with some specific smell, but you...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank IrinaPoms
Francescas, France
Reviewed 1 December 2012

we stayed for vacation in Jerusalem for the weekwnd . The staff is very kind , speak arabic , english , french , hebrow !! The rooms are spaceous The breakfast is excellent I highly recommend this hotel for tourist coming to hotel to the old city

 Report
Helpful?
5Thank dominika p
Long Beach, California
Reviewed 28 November 2012

I stayed at the Capitol Hotel this past August for about five nights. My stay there was wonderful. We had our rooms cleaned every day, great breakfast and the staff was very pleasant. The hotel may not be the most up-to-date but it's a good bang for your buck. Stay here.

 Report
Helpful?
12Thank GermanHeidi
Hillerod, Denmark
Reviewed 9 November 2012

Even if the hotel has seen better days, - it is pretty worn out, - the experience was good. The people taken care of the hotel are friendly and helpful. The location is almost perfect - 5 min walk to the old city. A bit of noise, but that MUST be the case in whole Jerusalem. Muslims minarets, Christian bells,...

 Report
Helpful?
7Thank Jan H
Walsall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 November 2012

Stayed at this hotel oct 2012, just for one night, thank goodness it was just one night. It was not as per the Internet pictures. Our room was dirty, sockets and switches hanging off the walls. The lamp was broken but somehow still managed to work. The bathroom whilst it had been cleaned had small insects crawling on the floor....

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Yasmin M
Jackson, Mississippi
Reviewed 5 November 2012

Despite the rooms being very old and dated, the hotel is very clean. The location is great for the areas we wanted to see. I would stay here again just for the location and the cleanliness. It's not fancy by any means and when I say it's dated, it's from the 70's dated but the staff was accomodating and we...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank RobiLou
New York City, New York
Reviewed 5 October 2012

Arrived at the hotel it looked good from out side however when we received the keys, then call for the elevator it could not even fit 3 people. Got to the room it was small dirty with 3 little bed for 3 of the seven dwarft from snow white and the seven dwarft. Came back down to the front desk...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Elseta B
Prague
Reviewed 28 September 2012

The hotel is located in a busy Arabic district near Herodos gate. The location is good for exploring the old town but the hotel itself needs reconstruction. During our stay some reconstruction works were already running, probably it will improve the image and quality in the future. But now the public areas, corridors, elevator were very worn out and walls...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank brytom
Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 28 September 2012

This hotel has a very convenient location - 5 minutes walk to the old town. We went together with her husband. The staff is very friendly, always appealed to him. Not important for us beauty rooms, and the most important thing is to be clean and comfortable. Cleaned every day. The breakfasts are very good. Generally, the next time we...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank Oksana M

78 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (71)
Viewed
Bathroom (14)
Viewed
Room/Suite (18)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (9)
Viewed
View from Room (6)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Other (18)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (7)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Jerusalem hotels
Down Town East Jerusalem
New Victoria Hotel Jerusalem
New Victoria Hotel Jerusalem
#56 of 96 in Jerusalem
111 reviews
Christian Quarter
Addar Hotel
Addar Hotel
#80 of 96 in Jerusalem
253 reviews
Jerusalem Panorama Hotel
#75 of 96 in Jerusalem
155 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Down Town East Jerusalem
Jerusalem Metropole Hotel
Jerusalem Metropole Hotel
#79 of 96 in Jerusalem
31 reviews
Golden Walls Hotel
#46 of 96 in Jerusalem
205 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Jerusalem’s consider a truly rewarding experience and visit Jerusalem and The Holy Land, and witness with your own senses the places where the monumental events of the Old & New Testament took place, a land not of rocky ruins, but great historical areas and archeological wonder. For a most convenient Central Location in the heart of East Jerusalem the Capitol Hotel is ideally located two minutes walk from the ancient and loved Walls & Gates of Jerusalem, The Mount Of Olives, Mount Zion and so much more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Capitol Hotel

Address: 17 Salah Eddin St. | P.O.Box 19459, Jerusalem 9119302, Israel
Region: Israel > Jerusalem District > Jerusalem > Down Town East Jerusalem
Price Range: ₹ 3,820 - ₹ 7,094 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Capitol Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 54
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Cheap Tickets, Travelocity, HostelWorld and Orbitz so you can book your Capitol Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Capitol Hotel staff and other travellers.
4 questions
Ask a question
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
8 months ago

See all questions (4)

Questions? Get answers from Capitol Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Check out other options for accommodation.”
 of 5 bubbles PeterGM_12, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“good location”
 of 5 bubbles ralph_san, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“we were given Rm# 315, w/ a balcony”
 of 5 bubbles tabukercon, 28 Nov 2015 | Read review
“ask for a room with a balcony or at the back where there is a view of gardens”
 of 5 bubbles 811DaveJ811, 7 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Front rooms have balconies, can be noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles C1757TNdavidh, 29 Oct 2015 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay