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BackStage Hotel Amsterdam

Leidsegracht 114, 1016 CT Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Jordaan)
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Ranked #126 of 345 hotels in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

My partner and I just got back from Amsterdam and we can't stop reflecting on how wonderful The Backstage Hotel is. The staff were incredibly helpful, friendly, and remarkably cool. With live music downstairs very fitting with the musical theme of the hotel, this haven made for an incredible stay. The decor was cool, creative, and very rock'n roll. We... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Stayed here on a break with my partner, not in the centre but just a short walk or bus away, found the staff to be very helpful and the hotel to be clean and tidy overall. Would recommend this hotel to anyone wanting a nice relaxing time as well as those who want to party in the bar downstairs............

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Cornwall
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Just what I was looking for as a solo traveller - stayed in the single room at the front, breakfast was good, reasonable rates & good location. Near to the best music venues and trams, buses etc - coffeeshop round the corner. A little noisy from fellow guests in the early hours but hey. . .you're in Amsterdam!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

This hotel is definitely what it promises - a very cool rock-style interior makes this place quite unique. Pros: - The breakfast is quite nice and well worth the 6.50 € - and serving times are flexible! - The rooms are clean, and creatively decorated, true to the rock-theme. - staff is friendly and very helpful - Amazing liquorice free... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Was staying at the backstage hotel for 3 nights while on a stag do in Amsterdam, we stayed in the Jaegermeister room which was quite big apart from the toilet but the mini fridge and 60" tv made up for it :), it was very tidy and clean, the bar and wood trim is all signed by visiting bands, a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

I hit up the 1-room, which is tiny in a perfect way. A minimalist's dream. The entire vibe of this hotel is hardcore rock star magic, and is quintessentially Dutch, ie STEEP staircases. For 35 euros, the room was an epic find. I came for Skrillex. They had an internet-ready computer, which they let me use for free, to print... More

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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

We had such a lovely time in Amsterdam. The staff at the hotel were incredibly generous and friendly. The room was comfortable, the shower hot, and the breakfast very delicious. There's a bar downstairs if you want to spend a night in, and the hotel is within walking distance to a cute little night-life and restaurant area, and a very... More

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14 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

This place is basically great. The staff are really friendly and helpful, we arrived really early, but they found us an available room. Location is really good, not too far from anything, but not right near any late night clubs either. Only slight negatives were very steep and small stairs (not necessarily a problem for everyone but my boyfriend has... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Stayed for 5 nights. First night was a disastrous start. Feral people next door were having a full on party with 4 outsiders from mid night till 2am, then they went out and came back at 4am to continue the party . The hotel night staff did what they could, they booted out the 4 outsiders and told them to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

I brought my boyfriend here for his birthday. We were greeted by a very friendly chap that threw in a little something extra for his birthday which was a really lovely gesture to make, completely didn't expect it at all! I booked the private room and absolutely loved the recycled band kit they had used; snare drum for the light... More

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Address: Leidsegracht 114, 1016 CT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Jordaan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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The BackStage Hotel Amsterdam is a small hotel next to the venues Paradiso and Melkweg, next to the Leidseplein. All rooms offer LCD TV, Alarmclock radio, I-pod dock, Free WIFI and FlightCase Furniture. The hotel is staffed 24/7. We do not have an elevator. Specialties for musicians on the road. @ the bar you'll find a pool table and instruments which you can play on. ... more   less 
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