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Sandton Hotel de Filosoof

3.0 of 5 Anna van den Vondelstraat 6, 1054 GZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Brighton
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

The two women who worked on reception were lovely and very helpful. The garden and communal areas were nice, and room 16 was fine. The rooms at the front seem more spacious. However, our stay didn't start well as the man who worked the late shift was very unwelcoming and grumpy. We were given room 10 (Zen Room) which was... More

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Turku, Finland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Nicely located basic hotel, which is of good value. Peaceful and quiet location by Vondelpark. The only downside it that the wi-fi connection was non-existent in the main building, so I had to change my room to the annex on the other side of the street. There's a small bar in the main building, the rooms are small and basic,... More

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Manila, Philippines
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Stayed in this hotel as a special treat to my daughter who is a big fan of The Fault in Our Stars. Despite numerous changes in dates, the staff was always willing to accommodate. We travelled to another city before checking in and they were kind enough to allow us to leave our luggage. The "stars" room is a small,... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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23 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Stayed one night with 2 friends while exploring Amsterdam. The check-in took a while which is not a good sign in any hotel. The lobby and common areas are outdated and run down but the back yard is good for working and smoking. Our room was in another building across the street. The room was very small, the beds were... More

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Cheshire, UK
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

Main building room I stayed in had very comfy bed, sparkling clean bathroom and the quiet location that the whole hotel enjoys near the Vondel park. The high traffic public areas, in particular the narrow stairs and corridors need a lick of paint and new carpets though. I gather from colleagues that the suites in the buildings opposite were very... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I were here with my boyfriend for four nights, so the good things are that the hotel has a nice location and the staff is really helpful and friendly, however on our first night the security box did not worked out, the next day we had to ask for towels and also somehow the fire alarm woke up us around... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Came for 4 nights for a friends birthday. A triple room for 3 people was plenty size wise. Nice hotel and great location only 15 minutes walk from anywhere. Price of stay was superb. Would recommend anyone having a short stay.

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Crediton, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

The Sandton Hotel de Filosoof offers good quality accommodation at very reasonable prices in a convenient location in the city of Amsterdam - convenient in the sense that while it is well served by city tram No1, which runs past the end of Anna van den Vondelstraat and takes you to the city centre and Centraal Staion, the hotel is... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I experienced problems with my booking (due to my fault) and the receptionist Gulia (I hope I spelled it correctly and apologize if I didn't) was really helpful in helping me re-book as well as find another hotel for the night for which they were fully booked. I really appreciate all the help and the professional manner in which she... More

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San Francisco, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We were looking for a reasonable hotel near the center of Amsterdam. The Filosoof is located near the Vondelpark and close to the museums. Lot's of excellent restaurants within walking distance. The staff was very good. Especially the Manager , Ivo and Gulja. Gulja even managed to track down a lost credit card!!! We had a room in a house... More

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Address: Anna van den Vondelstraat 6, 1054 GZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Vondelpark
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Sandton Hotel de Filosoof 3*
Number of rooms: 38
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