The King David Hotel in Jerusalem
The King David Jerusalem Hotel is a major landmark in one of the world’s most historic cities. Set upon an elevated site, the hotel providing unrivaled views of the Jerusalem walls, minarets and domes of the ancient city. And the hotel is located in the middle of it all. The Old City is only a 15 minute walk from the hotel offering easy access to sites and attractions.
Style & Character
The style of the hotel is representative of the location: a mixture of ancient culture and modern refinement. These two aesthetics combine to create a unique design and experience. The hotel is decorated with neutral shades and features highlights of blues and greens to reflect the Mediterranean beauty.
This hotel has all the amenities you could ask for. Not only is there a relaxation pool for adults, but there are swimming pools for children. Around the resort are gardens, tennis courts, and a fitness center. The King David also has a number of spa treatments. Some of the treatments offered at the spa include:
- Swedish Massage
- Four Hands Massage
- Deep Tissue Massage
- Aromatic Oil Massage
- Medical Massage (Chinese Physiotherapy Available)
- Deep Body Peeling
- Foot Peeling
- Hot Stones Therapy
- Oriental Treatment
Of course the resort has free wifi in all rooms and public areas and there is 24-hour room service in case guests need any assistance during their stay. The staff is friendly and very accommodating.
All rooms come with the usual amenities like cable TV, minibar, and hairdryers. But these rooms go above and beyond with walk-in showers, guest powder rooms, personal stereo systems, private verandas, treadmills, and saunas. So make sure you get a room that includes the amenities that you want during your stay.
The King David accommodates every traveler. With 19 floor plans, the casual vacationer to the mobile business person has a room designed to fit their needs. Couples, families, and single guests have a variety of amenities to select to make their stay comfortable and convenient.
Food & Drink
Guests are within a short walking distance to several, popular restaurants including:
- Angelica Fine Grill – Located one block from the hotel, Angelica provides prime meat, fish and vegetables with the goal to deliver fresh, accurate and colorful dishes.
- Figs – Offers a variety of local cuisine catered to vegetarians.
- The Eucalyptus – Led by Chef Moshe Basson, the Eucalyptus serves modern interpretation of biblical cuisine.
- 1868 – Chef Yankale Turjeman offers a creative menu using seasonal produce from local markets. The result is a culinary experience of Kosher food and wines from selected vineyards of the Judean Hills and the Galilee.
Things to Do
Located only minutes away from the Old City, guests at the King David have access to countless local attractions including David’s Citadel Museum, the Jerusalem Botanical Garden, the Tunnels of Time, and many guided tours of iconic city locations.
So if you are planning your trip to Jerusalem, we recommend The King David! And if you are planning a trip to another destination, make sure you read our other luxury hotel reviews.