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Breakfast:
Paying guests get breakfast for free. If you are staying on points you need to be gold or diamond to get free breakfast. (source)

Parking:
Complimentary (No longer, is now 60sh for self park - Drago)

Shuls Nearby:
Great Synagogue - Approx. 7 minute walk
Kotel around 15min walk thru the mall & arab Shuk (Only suggested when soldiers are present like friday night on the way home)
Hotel has a Shul in the basement

Hechsher: Plain Rabbanut Yerushayim (not mehadrin)
hechsherim in isreal
whatever your rabbi says you can eat, someone else's rabbi says is treif

If anyone is planing on staying at Waldorf and not eating the free breakfast (Hechsher, Early flight, etc') please PM shimino1

If you get free drinks vouchers and don't use them, I'll buy it off you for 10 shek per voucher.
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Author Topic: Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem  (Read 493530 times)

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Re: Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem
« Reply #825 on: January 25, 2015, 04:39:24 PM »
Citi Hilton Reserve and some others give it.
Oh ok great. I have that card! So does anyone with that card get a upgrade to suite if they have availability?

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Re: Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem
« Reply #826 on: January 25, 2015, 04:44:01 PM »
No.
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Re: Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem
« Reply #827 on: January 25, 2015, 04:47:12 PM »
No.

Some have reported getting a suite if available by just being gold.

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Re: Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem
« Reply #828 on: January 25, 2015, 04:49:35 PM »
Some have reported getting a suite if available by just being gold.

Correct, but a suite is not automatically given to a Gold simply because it's "available."
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Re: Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem
« Reply #829 on: January 25, 2015, 05:59:09 PM »
Correct, but a suite is not automatically given to a Gold simply because it's "available."
Come again ?
What am I missing ?

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Re: Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem
« Reply #830 on: January 25, 2015, 06:04:46 PM »
Availability doesn't equal upgrade. Not rocket science.
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Re: Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem
« Reply #831 on: January 25, 2015, 06:18:48 PM »
whats the cheapest rate anyone has ever seen for this hotel to date?

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Re: Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem
« Reply #832 on: January 25, 2015, 06:21:01 PM »
Availability doesn't equal upgrade. Not rocket science.
I can understand that, but you had said "no" to gold getting it.

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Re: Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem
« Reply #833 on: January 25, 2015, 06:22:33 PM »
I can understand that, but you had said "no" to gold getting it.

No, I said no to:

So does anyone with that card get a upgrade to suite if they have availability?

And the answer is still no. Availability does not automatically equal an upgrade.
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Re: Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem
« Reply #834 on: January 25, 2015, 06:52:01 PM »
No, I said no to:

And the answer is still no. Availability does not automatically equal an upgrade.
Doesn't the card give you gold ?

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Re: Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem
« Reply #835 on: January 25, 2015, 11:15:59 PM »
Oiy!
You can say what you think when you think what you say.

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Re: Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem
« Reply #836 on: January 25, 2015, 11:48:17 PM »
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Re: Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem
« Reply #837 on: January 26, 2015, 12:03:11 AM »
Doesn't the card give you gold ?
One last time. Yes the card gives you gold status. No Gold status does not mean you will get a suite, if one is available. The hotel may be kind, and give it to you, but you are not entitled to a suite.

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Re: Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem
« Reply #838 on: January 26, 2015, 12:07:28 AM »
One last time. Yes the card gives you gold status. No Gold status does not mean you will get a suite, if one is available. The hotel may be kind, and give it to you, but you are not entitled to a suite.
But the CC gives Gold status. What am I missing?

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Re: Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem
« Reply #839 on: January 26, 2015, 05:00:32 AM »
Gold member. Asked the latest I can checkout since my flight was at night. I was told 4:00 but to just let them know if I need later.

At 4, I let them know im not ready yet. No problem. Finally checked out around 5:00.
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