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Canal House Amsterdam

Brouwersgracht 124, 1013 HA Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Jordaan)
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Ranked #136 of 345 Hotels in Amsterdam
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Neat spot. Great rooms. Great breakfast. Awesome location in the heart of the city. Easy access to public transport or walking distance to top sites, (Anne Franck, Museum district). Only complaint are the bells of the local church:) They ring every 15 minutes...24/7. So if light sleeper, look elsewhere. Same issues for any properties in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We enjoyed 4 nights at Canal House Hotel. We were lucky to get a 'Great' category room with a canal view, which was very nice. The room was enough space for a couple, and there was a separate bathroom. The room contained a comfy bed, leather sofa, and desk. The decor included purple velvet pillows, velvet coverlet, and velvet drapes.... More

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Santiago, Chile
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Small hotel in a very nice area, near Anna Franks museum, and quite good restaurants. reasonable walking or bicycle ride distance from lots of attractions. It´s a bit expensive. Staff is very helpful, breakfast was quite good. Nice garden we didn´t have the time to enjoy . my room was small but reasonable , well equipped, very comfortable bed and... More

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Los Angeles, California
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We had a bad experience at the Hotel Arena in Amsterdam and last minute found Canal House. We were so happy to move to the Canal House which was so much cleaner and nicer than Hotel Arena. The rooms were nicely decorated and clean and the beds were a little soft, but overall we had a good stay. The staff... More

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madison, wi
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

The Canal House is a small hotel consisting of several connected houses with a large garden in the rear. It is located on a quiet canal, a block or two from the Ann Frank House. It is very walkable to many restaurants, shops and most attractions. Despite its facade, the rooms are ultra-modern, and somewhat quirky and are easily accessible.... More

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Billericay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

My wife and I stayed at the Canal House in Amsterdam to celebrate our wedding anniversary. We found the hotel to be an excellent boutique hotel where a considerable amount of thought has been given to the design. The hotel is very close to the centre of the city, yet the hotel and its garden in particular are a very... More

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Altrincham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We arrived at the hotel in bright sunshine and had to rapidly adjust our eyes to the black walls and ceilings in the bar/ reception which really were impressive Free cocktails ( sadly non alcoholic) on arrival was a nice touch. The walk from central station took 15 mins but helped us familiarise ourselves with the surroundings. The hotel was... More

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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

My boyfriend has been to Amsterdam before, and stayed at a larger hotel establishment, whereas I wanted to stay in a more boutique style hotel. Canal House was fantastic! Thoughtfully and beautifully designed, we loved every single detail. We stayed in the Great Room #5 facing the canal, and it was gorgeous. There's some street noise that comes through if... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
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78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

This hotel is in a very picturesque part of Amsterdam - the Keizergracht - and perfectly situated for seeing the main sites of the city. We enjoyed the quirkiness of the plush and rather decadent interiors. The decor is a kind of goth/glam (think black and gold) with many of the original house's features preserved. The breakfast room was particularly... More

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Los Angeles, California
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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Canal House was perfectly located for us, near all transportation and services, as well as Anne Frank House and Westertoren. The garden was lovely after a hard day's museum-going. Peaceful outdoor space is such a refresher in the summer and we certainly enjoyed our Aperol Spritzes! Rooms were cramped, but well appointed. The layout of the hotel is a puzzle:... More

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Address: Brouwersgracht 124, 1013 HA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Jordaan
Kitchenette Restaurant
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#8 Best Value Hotel in Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 333
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