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Explore The American Colony Hotel

Luxury and history hand in hand

Explore the verdant gardens of the American Colony Hotel, our unique historical museum in Jerusalem, the stunning Ottoman architecture, and the beauty of our bars and restaurants. Our boutique hotel is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.


The Buildings

Stay in a hotel like no other in Jerusalem

Each of the buildings at the American Colony Hotel in Jerusalem has its own character. The Old Wing was a former Pasha’s residence with a central courtyard and the Pasha’s original sitting room and bedroom, together with his four wives’ rooms, now all available as guest rooms. The East House and Palm House are located directly opposite the main entrance to the hotel andeach feature their own character, stunning architecture with vaulted or painted ceilings, individual gardens and an “oasis within an oasis” of quiet and privacy.


Cool and relax at our beautiful gardens

The pride of owners and the joy of guests of The American Colony Hotel in Jerusalem. Relax in the cool, shaded Courtyard full of flowers, take a moment under an olive tree in the East House garden or indulge in your favourite cocktail in the Palm House garden, now our Summer Bar.


Come and enjoy our hotel at any time

With its romantic Summer Bar, cosy Cellar Bar, signature Courtyard restaurant, designer pool, peaceful gardens & the cheery winter fireplaces in Val's Brasserie and the Lobby, The American Colony is one of the top hotels and venues in Jerusalem for all seasons.


Concierge Service at the American Colony

The Concierge service at the American Colony Hotel can arrange personalised itineraries to Jerusalme attractions - locally in Jerusalem, or all over Israel and the Palestinian territories. We will gladly also organise local transportation, transfers to airports, border crossings, restaurant bookings, rented limousine service or any other requested service to make your stay as comfortable and satisfying as possible.


Pool & Fitness

Stay and relax by our beautiful pool in Jerusalem city centre

For a getaway from the heat of summer, relax in the designer pool at the American Colony Hotel, with its elegant Jerusalem stone and the glint of Italian Mosaic tiles. For a more energetic feeling, try our Technogym fitness room with all the facilities required to stay in shape, and round it off with a sauna or a relaxing massage.

The Shops


Looking for a different shopping experience in Jerusalem, Israel? Visit the shops at The American Colony Hotel. Barakat "Antiquarian" - a large selection of antiques, oriental items and carpets. A trove of exotic treasures worth exploring! The Bookshop - immerse yourself in the region’s history, religions and cultures, or select something from the wide selection of contemporary fiction.

Other Extras

Complimentary WiFi throughout the Hotel

Welcome drink

24-hour room service

Free English language newspaper

Laundry, pressing and dry-cleaning service daily

Currency Exchange

Free parking on premises (subject to availability)

Babies and Children: from a cot or extra bed in your room or carefully prepared baby foods, to babysitting services

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