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.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Ritz Hotel

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
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
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Professional photos
Ritz Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

167 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 91: English reviews
Bradford, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 26 October 2016

The room was clean and well-furnished. The breakfast buffet was excellent. We ate there every morning. The staff were very friendly and helpful. They provided all the services and amenities that we expected to find at a four-star hotel. And all of the staff spoke very good English. That was especially appreciated in a multi-cultural city like Jerusalem. They even...

Thank estevens694
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Very convenient, basic, fine service, nice balconies, reasonable breakfast, reasonably (for Jerusalem). My second stay and most enjoyable. I heartily recommend the excellent Hisham Khatib tour guide and driver but despair of a blowhard tour guide Joseph Tissawak who took us to Be'er Sheva for a huge sum and was hopelessly ineptand rude and sat on a headstone at the...

Thank GOers_13
Paris, France
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Of course is not "The Ritz". The service was very nice, even though the food was disappointing included the breakfast (except for the mint tea). Rooms are ok, but some of them are very little and its toilets are not quite good. But it depends on the room. Its quite noisy, but I think that for Jerusalem is value for...

Thank Ygrable
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed here 2 weeks as part of an Associates for Biblical Research Archeology Dig. Good food (breakfast buffet, we packed our own lunches from their lunch buffet, & dinners) with plenty of variety, friendly service, and clean hotel. Facility/fixtures a bit dated, but adequate. Convenient to Old City.

Thank Johnny J
Ketchikan, Alaska
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

No internet. Clean but basic. Walking distance to Western Wall and Old City. Breakfast was ok but not spectacular. Pleasant staff when they speak English. FF g get h h Jj J j j j k n m b bgggggggggfffffffffffcvvvcvvvvjkkjjjjjjnnnnnb Nbcbbb bb b bbbbb

1Thank 170bradr
Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Don't expect a Ritz. It was an old hotel but newly renovated. Very clean with a very friendly and helpful staff. They seemed to be the kind of people who repay kindness with more kindness. They would go out of their way to do little things for you like making little pack lunches for day trips at no extra cost....

1Thank rjacabanban
Tel Aviv
Reviewed 7 November 2015

Quiet locaation in East Jerusalem, 15 minutes walk from Old City. As before, good service and friendly staff. The single room this time was more spacious as the one I had in the past, but was located beside the elevator - more noise. Dinner and breakfast has a good selection and were tasty. WiFi worked well. Summary: Good solid tourist...

1Thank Ushi-Guide
Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

The staff were very helpful. Looks like the inside was recently updated. It was very nice. The hotel is in East Jerusalem. The Palestinians are wonderful hosts. I would recommend this as a good location for visiting the Old City of Jerusalem.

1Thank Don H
Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 8 October 2015

The reviews about this hotel - in my opinion - are grossly misleading. I can't believe TripAdvisor made it a winning hotel for 2015. When we arrived, there was a massive dumpster on the pavement across the street from the hotel entrance. It was full and smelly. Reception was unhelpful, and unfriendly to boot (Except on the last as we...

3Thank Sunsengniem
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

I arrived at this hotel, which was booked through my travel agent and found the whole place locked up and dark. As I was wondering what to do a man in very dirty work clothes told me that the hotel was closed and I would be taken to another hotel by taxi. I'd never heard of this other hotel and...

2Thank Sanskeys

47 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (47)
Dining (5)
Room/Suite (11)
Bathroom (3)
Hotel & Grounds (7)
View from Room (1)
Other (20)
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
#60 of 98 in Jerusalem
104 reviews
Down Town East Jerusalem
National Hotel Jerusalem
National Hotel Jerusalem
#30 of 98 in Jerusalem
594 reviews
Golden Walls Hotel
#46 of 98 in Jerusalem
200 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Christian Quarter
Addar Hotel
Addar Hotel
#78 of 98 in Jerusalem
247 reviews
Ambassador Hotel
#45 of 98 in Jerusalem
211 reviews
St. George Hotel Jerusalem
#64 of 98 in Jerusalem
195 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Laundry Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Ritz Hotel located in downtown East Jerusalem is one of the first hotels built in the sixties. It is nestled in the heart of the commercial district, an enjoyable stroll to the Old City of Jerusalem with magnificent holy and historical sites ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ritz Hotel

Address: 8 Ibn Khaldun, Jerusalem 9710204, Israel
Region: Israel > Jerusalem District > Jerusalem > American Colony
Price Range: $125 - $246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ritz Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 104
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Travelocity, Priceline, Hotels.com and Odigeo so you can book your Ritz 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.
Hotel Style:
#10 Business Hotel in Jerusalem
#33 Luxury Hotel in Jerusalem
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 Ritz Hotel staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Miami, Florida
over a year ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Ritz 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

“We stayed on the fourth floor and it was very quiet. The walls are evidently very well sound-proofed.”
 of 5 bubbles estevens694, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“With balcony”
 of 5 bubbles GOers_13, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We asked for a nicer room and the day manager obliged us easily. He had a member of the staff show us available rooms so we could choose.”
 of 5 bubbles rjacabanban, 7 Nov 2015 | Read review
“rooms with Balcony”
 of 5 bubbles Sami_vp, 31 Jul 2015 | Read review
“some rooms have open balconies, some with closed balconies and some have none.”
 of 5 bubbles 151roya, 30 Jun 2015 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay