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Oosterdokskade 2-4 1011 Ae ., Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Botel
Ranked #218 of 345 hotels in Amsterdam
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Victoria, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The washrooms are really tight, not enough room to move. Showers were very difficult to take since I'd keep bumping into the walls. Cleanliness was that of a 2 star, but you pay for what you get right? The ferry ride into town was pretty easy to figure out, but the last times take away from your nightlife (unless you... More

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Where do I start with this place... I don't think it's a 3 star rating for a start just because of the standards and cleanses oh and location! Nice idea but me and my friend turned up at the central station thinking we could just walk and find the hotel however little did we know (thanks to Thomas cook) that... More

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Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here as part of our TopDeck tour. Our room was on the bottom level which meant the water was just below our window level. Our room was small with a tiny bathroom which was clean but outdated and a bit mouldy. Breakfast was good. The botel was only a short ferry ride to the station. Fun idea for... More

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for a long weekend, just a 5 min walk from the station, the hotel is clean the rooms are clean and the staff are very good and helpful. the breakfast in the morning was good and everything was fresh would stay here again.

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Morecambe, United Kingdom
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89 reviews 89 reviews
28 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great fun place to stay - the whole experience of getting here from the Central Railway Station is just very different from the usual taxi ride - You get on a boat to get to the Botel ! Rooms are very basic but clean and comfortable Staff are always friendly and helpful Breakfast is good and there is also small... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

114 Euros for 3 nights. Small rooms, fairly comfortable, OK bar and a nice outside deck. Breakfast is basic and busy later in the morning, so tables are piled with finished dishes. The ferry ride back and forth to Centraal Station adds a good hour onto your travel into town, once you include waiting times, and the ferry doesn't run... More

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Lowestoft, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Just got back from another 2 night stay (14th -16th July) at this well to do boat.If ya after a clean room,helpful Cherie staff great location this is the place to stay at a reasonable price ,it has all the amenities but without the high rip off prices of a posh hotel.I use this every time JUST GREAT!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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42 reviews 42 reviews
21 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We paid € 84 for 1 night in this hotel on a Thursday night and for this money you can find far beter hotels in Amsterdam. The room is very small with 2 separate beds and the smallest bathroom. My room was very dirty with even stains on the ceiling. The hotel is located in the north of Amsterdam which... More

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bolton
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Went here in June with three friends the hotel was lovey the rooms were clean and tidy the breakfast was great and plenty to eat the bar was good and not to expensive will go and stay hear again the hotel is ten mins away from the central train station which you get there from the free ferry

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

the botel provides a comfortable clean place to stay handy to the central station,10min on a free ferry from the back of the station. the botel is alongside its own dock and very easy to board English is no problem and the bar provides snacks and stuff if you don't wish to go out also good beer in the bar... More

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Address: Oosterdokskade 2-4 1011 Ae ., Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Also Known As:
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