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2.0 of 5 Specialty Hotel   |   Kerkstraat 42, 1017 GM Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Jordaan)
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Ranked #45 of 176 Specialty Lodging in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Craig D Concord, North Carolina
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Concord, North Carolina
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed here twice. Once in February 2007 and May 2014. Excellent location, great service, wonderful breakfast, friendly staff. It's a small boutique hotel but we enjoyed our stay both times. The staff assisted us getting our pass that I had purchased online but never received a bar code. He called and got it arranged for us to pick... More 

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Paris, France
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Firstly, the location is quite good. Then I may have had bad luck. I booked quite late, only like a fortnight in advance. So the hotel was fully booked but I got a room in the Bed and Breakfast in the same street (same owners). The first thing when I arrived and wanted to pick up the key to the... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Looks like a nice BnB, hotel online but the minute I walked in I was disappointmed. This is the smallest room I have ever had........ever! We had to climb over each other to get into bed! The price isn't reflective of what you get. There is a kettle in the room yay to that, but alas no milk! Lighting is... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

My trip to Amsterdam was a last minute decision. Luckily, the good people at Amistad were able to get me a room. The accomodations are fine. I used ear plugs at night, since I'm a light sleeper. The real standout is the staff. Kind, patient and helpful to a fault, thanks especially to Joost and Dicky.

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Perth
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

I stayed here for a few nights and it was pretty poor. Unfortunately the day I arrived it was raining and cold so I pretty much froze through the night as I wasn't aware of this until the day after. You would expect a basic like heating would be always working in this climate. I was given an extra blanket... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We were very welcomed at the hotel, the service and attention given by Joost was excellent. I highly recommend to stay here whenever you go to Amsterdam! (my review actually ended before, but TripAdvisor insists in 200 characters at least, so...).

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

All rooms are different in size, so don't compare by the pics you may have seen. Great location, economical prices. We switched to here after the Black Tulip closed a number of years ago, and have returned annually. Front rooms may get street noise in the morning, so we have moved one room back. No view, but who stays in... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, FL
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14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I recently stayed at this hotel and fell in love with it. The staff was fantastic, very personable and took a sincere interest in their guests. The room was very nice, quite spacious for a hotel in Amsterdam with a really nice shower and bathroom amenities. The area where the hotel is located is excellent, close to the Leidseplein which... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I recently stayed for a week at this hotel with friends who were visiting from the US. The hotel staff were charming and hospitable and could not do enough to make us feel welcome. They were very happy to offer suggestions as to places to visit and things to see to make the most use of our limited time. Unfortunately,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We were looking for a place to stay during our 3 nights in Amsterdam, and we were so happy to have stumbled across this hotel by chance. Central location, friendly staffs, clean, cozy and well decorated room that comes with a desktop at your disposal, how awesome is that! And those are not the best deals yet, I personally love... More 

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Address: Kerkstraat 42, 1017 GM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Jordaan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Amistad Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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