The American Colony Hotel Jerusalem

Rated by the Ministry of Tourism
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The American Colony Hotel is a veteran institution in Jerusalem, and its reputation precedes it for its outstanding accommodations, as well as for the colourful and historical figures who have been its guests throughout the years, since its establishment in 1902. After the Six Day War, the hotel has undergone extensive renovations, and several new wings were added. Nevertheless, the hotel management has always kept in mind the hotel's authentic architecture and traditional spirit, and to maintain the old while welcoming the new.  

The hotel entrance is beautifully decorated with stone arches, in the center of which lies the patio surrounded by ancient trees, colourful flower beds and the water fountain located at the heart of the patio. The basement floor, recently transformed into a bar, is a Jerusalem hot-spot among Jerusalemites and hotel guests. 

The hotel offers 96 elegantly designed rooms, corresponding perfectly with the hotel's original atmosphere. The hotel offers its guests every amenity and service expected from such a high standard hotel, including free wireless internet access.

The elegant mood and the perfect service make this hotel one of the most luxurious hotels in Israel and abroad, and an appealing destination for a romantic getaway.  

Hotel Amenities and Facilities

24 hours concierge services including: a welcome drink, 24 hour room service, free English language newspaper, laundry, pressing and dry- cleaning service daily, currency exchange, free parking on the premises (subject to availability), babysitting services, travel and tour desk, renting a car, and more.   

Hotel Facilities
A luxurious fitness center overlooking the pool; a beautiful landscaped pool; a selection of massage treatments and facials; a Swedish sauna; a business center including computer terminals with internet access, photocopying, printing and fax services, and meeting rooms for hire. 

Other Extras
An antiquarian shop offering oriental items and antiques; a book shop; The Arabesque Restaurant - the main dining room of the hotel; The Courtyard Restaurant, Val's Brasserie for lunch and dinner, The Cellar Bar, The Summer Bar located in the Palm House Garden, The Terrace Cafe.

Contact Information

1 Louis Vincent St. 

Phone Number 

Email for reservations: [email protected]

Recommended Restaurants near The American Colony Hotel

  • The hotel's restaurants: Arabesque, The Courtyard Restaurants, Val's Brasserie, The Summer Bar, The Cellar Bar, The Terrace Cafe. 
  • 1868
  • Adom
  • Gabriela
  • Spaghettim
  • Al-Zahara Restaurant
  • Al-Nasser Restaurant 

Must See Attractions near The American Colony Hotel

  • The Night Spectacular Sound and Light Show at the Tower of David 
  • The Time Elevator
  • The Old City Shuk Bites Card
  • Jerusalem City Tour with Egged's 99 Bus
  • Segway Tours
  • The Western Wall
  • On the Seam Museum

Proximity to the Old City: 1.5 km

Proximity to Jerusalem's Downtown Area: 1.4 km