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The Olive Branch Hotel

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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good26%
  • Average46%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“main building”(10 reviews)
“swimming pool”(7 reviews)
“tasty food”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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Reviewed 7 April 2012

Glorious location - directions on the website get you there more easily than I expected. For 40 JD it's a vast room, comfortable king size bed and functional plumbing. Assiduously helpful staff, cleanliness as good as you get in Jordan (let's face it, when the...More

1  Thank Toby O
Reviewed 16 March 2012

My girlfriend and I stayed there in March for 1 night. We first went the Hadrian Gate Hotel in Jerash but that was the same price (about 40JD for a double room) and also way to expensive 'cold' atmosphere. So we drove the the Olive...More

1  Thank Jeire123
Reviewed 12 February 2012

We first stopped at the Hadrian Gate Hotel literally opposite the ruins. The rooms (they have only 4) had just been redone and were really quite expensive considering there was no ambience, nothing close to do etc. So instead of parting with $150 for 2...More

2  Thank SarahBali18
Reviewed 27 December 2011

For some reason, there's no other hotel in Jerash. This place is really difficult to find. If you don't have GPS, forget it. The toilet is quite smelly - something wrong with their sanitation I think. Breakfast was lavish. Dinner was bad - remember to...More

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Response from TheOliveBranch_12, Manager at The Olive Branch HotelResponded 11 January 2012

Thank you for your contribution. The management of The Olive Branch welcomes all comments as they help us improve our services. Our location is unique in that it offers fantastic views away from the noise of the city. We realize that our visitors need direction...More

Reviewed 17 December 2011

Stayed here one night in November 2011 and arrived late. Its very difficult to find if your following a sat nav with very little brain (or indeed have no idea where you are going in the pitch black). The night porter provided a meal for...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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US$77 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$77 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Titetown_11
19 January 2016|
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Response from Layan N |
It is not very convenient walking to the ruins from the hotel. Even though it stands in a very beautiful quiet location with breath taking scenery, it is quite far from everything. It takes 10-15 minutes by (cheap) taxi to... More
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"As for a room with a separate shower/bath ie, not in the room you are sleeping in."
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"Rooms on the lower terrace are down steps or by a bumpy, not too trolley-bag friendly route."
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"Try to get into the newwer rooms as they are nicer."
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"If you have to stay there, take the rooms which are close to the gates, they have a beautiful view and nicer..."
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