Beautiful views over the City and an impressive hotel experienceThe Leonardo Plaza Jerusalem is the perfect combination of everything you’re looking for in a top quality hotel in Jerusalem. It has a fabulous location, great service, wonderfully comfortable (and refurbished) rooms, amazing cuisine – and all for a very reasonable price. Many guests choose to return to the Leonardo Plaza Hotel whenever they stay in Jerusalem.The hotel’s location is ideal. It is situated opposite the Great Synagogue and next to the Independence Park. A leisurely 20-minute walk takes you to the Western Wall and other historic sites are also within easy reach. The Ben Yehuda shopping precinct is just 10 minutes walk away. It’s so pleasant to stay in this hotel and enjoy its oasis of tranquility while you’re still in the midst of a bustling and vibrant metropolis.Quality and class touches every aspect of the hotel. The public areas are beautifully styled and indulgent, with magnificent Jerusalem marble flooring. The gourmet cuisine prepared by noted Chef Shalom Kadosh is inventive and original. The bedrooms, all with views over either the Old or the New City, pamper you with their comfort. What’s more, you’ll enjoy a superior level of service given by a long-serving and dedicated staff.Visiting Jerusalem is an experience in itself. Staying at the Leonardo Plaza Hotel and enjoying its unique advantages is the way to make that experience truly unforgettable.Hotel address and phone: 47 King George Street
• Ideal central location
• Food is Kosher Lemehadrin
• Chef Shalom Kadosh’s gourmet recipes
• Traditional observance of Jewish Festivals
• Long-serving and dedicated staff
The Leonardo Plaza Hotel has 270 guest rooms, all of which were recently renovated with new carpets, furniture and bathroom fittings. There are also 28 luxurious suites. These rooms are all generously-sized and have an impressive view over both parts of the city.
Restaurants and Bars
Under the careful supervision of Chef Shalom Kadosh, the Leonardo Plaza hotel
offers a high standard of culinary excellence in its variety of restaurants. All the food served is Kosher Lemehadrin.Cardo: This is the hotel’s main restaurant, serving a sumptuous Israeli breakfast with a rich selection of cheeses, vegetables, fruits, marinated fish and egg dishes. There are special stations for specially-ordered omelets and percolator coffee. In the evenings a wide variety of mean dishes are served. The Restaurant also serves traditional Shabbat and Festive meals.Primavera: This is a dairy restaurant in the Lobby area that specializes in Italian fish, vegetarian and pasta dishes. It has an elegant modern décor and is open for dinner from Sunday to Thursday. Note that Primavera can be booked for birthdays, wedding parties and other personal festivities (subject to early reservation and extra charge).Barbeque Bar: During the summer months, on the terrace overlooking the pool, the Barbeque Bar offers ‘all you can eat’ meats with salad and dessert buffet. It is open from from Sunday to Thursday.Lobby Bar: In the Lobby Bar coffee shop you can order a selection of light dairy meals as well as cold and hot beverages and alcoholic drinks. Try the tasty and filling sandwiches, which are excellent for closing the gap between breakfast and dinner.
Swimming Pool and Fitness Center
The hotel has a swimming pool with ample sunbathing areas and luxury loungers. The poolside snack bar serves light meals, drinks, ice creams and popsicles. Opening times during the summer season are 10am to 5pm.Near the pool is located a well equipped fitness room. Opening times are 7am to 9pm Sunday to Thursday and 7pm to 3pm on Fridays. It is closed on Saturdays.
For relaxation Leonardo Plaza Jerusalem Hotel offers a Duo Spa Center. Duo Spa is dedicated to offering hotel guests a unique and incomparable spa experience. In Duo Spa Center you may find private treatments rooms and a unique Duo suite available for couples.
The spa presents a wide range of treatments as
• Classic massage
• Lava Shell massage
• Hot Stone massage
• Ayurveda treatments and more
Before or after treatment, you can enjoy the spa’s wet sauna and fitness center, with individual training programs.
This is located next to the Lobby and includes computers and Internet stations, printers, newspapers and cable TV. A fast WiFi Internet connection is available for an extra charge. The Business Lounge has comfortable work tables and seating arrangements and provides a convenient business setting.
Conferences and Events
The hotel has five halls, giving it the flexibility to host many kinds of events such as business conferences and seminars and family occasions (weddings, anniversaries, bar mitzvahs and more). The hotel’s Chef offers both dairy and meat menus in different styles and versions.• The main dining room and large hall can accommodate up to 350 people in table style or 450 in theater style.
• The medium hall can accommodate 130 people in table style or 200 people in theatre style.
• Small Hall 1 can accommodate 40 people in long table style, 50-60 people in round table style or 70-80 people in theater style.
• Small Hall 2 can accommodate a small board meeting of 25 people or small private dinners.
• Small Hall 3 can accommodate private dinners or board meetings of up to 12 people.
For religious and observant visitors, Leonardo Plaza Jerusalem offers a number of special services: two Sabbath elevators, mechanical room keys, separate beds, Sabbath candle corner, hand washing corner and in-hotel synagogue.
• 24 hour room service
• 24 hour laundry service (extra charge)
• Babysitter (at extra charge)
• Hairdressing salon
• Foreign currency exchange
• Parking (at extra charge)
• Beauty parlor and therapeutic treatments.
• Gifts, souvenir and jewellery shops on the Lobby level
The Fattal Hotel chain has made a great investment in renovating children’s entertainment facilities in all its hotels. During holiday periods and during weekends (in season), the Leonardo Plaza Hotel in Jerusalem operates the ‘Kishkushim’ Club. This has playrooms and activities for the 1-4 and 4-9 age groups, including a board game area and a selection of video games.
Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence
In May 2011 the Leonardo Plaza was awarded the Certificate of Excellence Trip Advisor, the popular Internet travel site, Trip Advisor. The hotel was rated 4th out of 82 hotels in Jerusalem according to guest reviews and ratings.
Check-in is 3pm and check-out is 11am. On Saturday nights, check-in is two and a half hours after the Sabbath is over.