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Amistad Hotel

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Kerkstraat 42, 1017 GM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Ranked #44 of 191 Specialty Lodging in Amsterdam
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2004
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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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2005

Our first time in Amsterdam, we got so much help and information. The staff sent us to all the right restaurants and clubs. Nothing was too much to ask for ! Rooms are clean and simple. Location couldn´t be better. Staff is very helpull, especialy Dicky. Will come back soon.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2005

My partner and I stayed at one of the apartments which was described as "luxurious." Well, it really was. So beautiful, modern, comfortable and quiet. It felt really like home. The management and staff of the Amistad are first rate. They were very professional, courteous, informed and truly made our stay a wonderful experience. They are so eager to please,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2005

Coming to Amsterdam for a long time now but could never find a free room in the Amistad Hotel. Now I know why !!! It is very clean ( my first priority in every hotel ) , staff is friendly and helpful with lots of contacts if you need connections to events, gym , restaurants ... , and the location... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2005

This place really does not live up to the website. The rooms tend to be undersized, even by European standards, and the stairs endless... being a mountain goat would be beneficial. Bathrooms are NOT all on the floor of your room and, in fact, may be a full floor and a half removed ...and tiny to boot. The breakfasts are... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2005

The Room was clean and well furnished . Security was certainly a problem from the point of view that windows could not be left open when not in the room . Shower room & toilet on a lower floor to the room Slightly noisy due to thin walls Breakfast very dissappointing expected to find and rumage around finding crockery and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2004

had the best time ever in this hotel The staff is very sexy and helpful and makes this place the best tip ever for visiting amsterdam. It was my first visit to Amsterdam and they made me feel like I belonged there. Will come back for sure again and again.........................

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2004

We had a mixed experience at this hotel. We stayed three places in Europe and ironically this was the most expensive room and yet our least favorite. Good things - bathroom is WONDERFUL and modern. Hosts are friendly and helpful. They restock your refrigerator with beverages at reasonable rates. Internet cafe was convenient although available only 1300-2400. Negatives were having... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2004

we enjoyed verry much our stay at the amistad hotel. <it was not our first time in amsterdam, but our first time at this gay hotel and we will come back again for sure. we recommend it to everybody who likes the personal attention and warm and honest help from <mike <dickie and the others. A true litlle treasure in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2004

I have stayed at the Amistad twice more since I wrote my last comment. Once in Jan and once at the end of Feb. The staff continued to provide excellent information and help with every aspect of my stay. I understand they now have a fully furnished penthouse apartment available ... I must check that out the next time I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2004

I can recommend this treasure gay hotel to anyone who wants to stay in the middle of it all. Great location and the internetcafe is the icing on the gay cake !! Room was spacious and clean and loved the friendly staff who helped me make this stay unforgettable. Sure will come back !!

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