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Westeinde 18, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Stadsdeel Zuid)
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Cocomama
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Ranked #14 of 177 Specialty Lodging in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Amazing hostel! They organize nightly hostel activities which is a great opportunity to get to know other fellow travelers. The living room is reeaaalllyyy cozy which makes hanging out during down-time that much more fun. Highly recommended!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was very much looking forward to this hostel. However, it is grossly overrated. The rooms are okay and it's clean enough. However the kitchen sink was broken causing it to be kind of gross in the kitchen. Also, a guest on the second floor ended up changing hostels due to a bed bug infestation in her dorm room.The hostel... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I read all the reviews and expected a little more. The room was good indeed, specially because I was on the underneath bed with curtains. The staff is just normal, the canadian girl who was there during my stay was actually a bit impatient, specially cause I arrived after 9 pm. That's a huge down side: the reception doesn't work... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved my stay here in May/June. The facilities are fantastic, I slept very well in the six bed dorm. The communal area is the best in any hostel I've stayed in. It's so open and social - someone could be cooking, someone sitting down at the table, someone on the couch, and everyone is chatting. The staff are absolutely... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stayed in the Cocomama in April 2014....I have been to Amsterdam a good few times and stayed in different Hostels overall the city blah blah blah you get the idea.. Cocomama,,,honestly the Cocomama is characterised by being 'distinctly average'....average rooms, average common-room, average service, average Cat....honestly and truly there is nothing singularly wrong with this hostel is just a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I get that hostels in Amsterdam are pricey. And admittedly, this hostel has a lot of small touches that add up: the Wifi was great, my bed had its own socket to charge my phone, the lockers were spacious, the map tour was useful, there's an adorable cat, etc. There was nothing wrong with my stay. But I fail to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

This hostel is beautiful. It's in an old town house, slightly out of the hustle and bustle of central Amsterdam. The staff are the loveliest, eager to give recommendations, and get you out and about to see what Amsterdam has to offer. There is always something on in the hostel, making it easy to meet people. Beds have their own... More

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Zagreb, Croatia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I spent 6 nights at Cocomama and was happy with the hostel - the room was good, the bathroom was always clean (which is a big deal to me) and the bed was comfortable. I liked the staff, they were all welcoming (gave me a full intro to the city on my arrival) and ready to answer my questions. Joop... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I stayed with 3 friends for 2 nights. The first night we were suggested to go for a walk around the red light district, as we didn't want to do the arranged "sex show" activity. The second night we went with the hostel on a bar crawl. It was made out as if we got far more free drinks than... More

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Not just for the young ones; for the young at heart too. My sister and I have just returned from a 2 night stay at Cocomama and can only say good things about the place. The people are incredibly friendly, both staff and other guests, love the 'honestly shelf' in the kitchen, fresh clean sheets on each of the beds... More

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Address: Westeinde 18, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Stadsdeel Zuid
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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