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Canal House

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Keizersgracht 148, 1015 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

You can't get much better than this location-wise in Amsterdam! Three canal houses converted into a hip hotel, with an urban chic garden at the rear where you can enjoy cocktails in the evening. Close to all the city sights, but away from the noise. No restaurant, but there are plenty of good places to eat nearby.

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Arusha, Tanzania
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14 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

Hotel: The hotel itself is beautifully decorated, if a little quirky, but I like that. The location is fantastic, right on one of the main canals, close to Central Station, Dam Square and Anne Frank House Beautiful Garden at the back of the hotel, a little oasis in the city. Room Facilities: Rooms nice and big- I booked a 'Good... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

If you want to treat yourself to a romantic break, you won't be disappointed here. This hotel is really cosy, an old building which is beautifully renovated. The rooms are dark, modern and so comfortable. A great shower, a huge bed, and a great breakfast the next morning. The location is good too.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2012 via mobile

Hotel is set on beautiful kaisergracht canal, in a quieter but convenient location. The decor was stylish, yet modern. We were in the "good" level rooms overlooking the garden. The garden is lovely, with comfortable outdoor furniture and lots of flowers. These rooms were small, but well appointed and newly redecorated. The bed was extremely comfortable! We could concur with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

I have stayed here for three nights while on a business trip. The location of the hotel is directly on a canal (as the name suggests) and very central. My room was facing the garden which I didn't have a chance to visit but it looked beautiful from the room. The room was quiet, bed most comfortable, loved the rain... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2012

My wife and I recently returned from an annual business trip to Amsterdam. We usually try different hotels and restaurants on each trip. This time we stayed at the Canal House hotel, located in the Jordaan district, east of the DAM Square area, on a quiet, picturesque street facing a canal. We had stayed at an adjacent hotel, The Toren,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2012

My husband and I spent one night here last week. It's a beautiful street and the hotel itself is lovely. The bar and dining room are lovely although the bar suffers from a lack of users. This is a shame as it is a really great spot and the prices are excellent. We had Room 20 which is the second... More 

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Bucks, UK
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17 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2012 via mobile

We have spent a lovely long weekend in Amsterdam staying at the Canal House. Our room number 5 overlooks the canal and was excellent. On arrival we thought that it was quite small and not dissimilar to central New York Hotels (we are British) However it was beautifully designed and furnished and an excellent bathroom. Black is the dominant "colour"... More 

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Espoo, Finland
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31 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012

I was rebooked to this establishment for one night by a hotel who overbooked themselves. I liked this place so much that even considered to stay here for the rest of my business trip on my own personal expense! A lot of style in this place - the reception/bar, the funny thing about walking through the kitchen to the rooms... More 

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2012

Overall we really enjoyed our stay at the Canal House, below are very minor things to complain about. We upgraded from a good room to a great room on arrival and paid a little more but not as much as we would have booking online. PROS -Location -Helpful staff. We blew a fuse around 10pm at night and they quickly... More 

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