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Amsterdam Hostel Orfeo

Leidsekruisstraat 12-14, 1017 RH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

friendly staff, willing to help. clean rooms, clean bathrooms and great vibe. close to everything. staff were very friendly and helped through the whole process. defidentally will stay here again when i return

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Okay, so this is probably the most tired hostel that I've ever stayed at; it's definitely in need of a good refurbishment. This said however, it's not terrible. If you're just looking for somewhere to sleep at night, then this hostel is quite fine; the communal facilities are kept clean and the beds are pretty comfortable, and the location is... More 

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Munich, Germany
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

First of all the place is way too expensive. WAY TOO EXPENSIVE for what you will get. Secondly, the rooms and the whole hostel pretty much smells. Thirdly, the showers are pretty horrible, as is the general appearance of the place. The only positive thing I have to say is that it is very centrally located and you can buy... More 

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Luton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Myself and a friend recently travelled to Amsterdam for a weekend away. The Hostel was very nice to stay in, two bed room, bunk beds sent you back to your childhood! Free Wi-Fi, friendly staff, overall would say brilliant and I would return here again soon!

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

I have just come back from a one night stay at this hostel with friends. We stayed in a three bed dorm which was just about adequate. The sheets were clean and the plugs worked but the lighting was broken and the room was so tiny we barely had any room to put our cases. There is no locker storage... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

The lounge area on the first floor was cool. You can watch tv and there are snacks to buy. And the location is good. Everything is in walkable distance. That being said, the room we stayed in was scary. The beds were moist, there was mold on the walls... And the wifi was not dependable.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

I couldn't believe how much we had to pay for this dump. And that's what it ultimately is...a dump! We had a private room with a bunk bed and a sink (but no lockers). The sheets were covered in blood stains and white "unidentifiable" stains. The staff didn't even bother to tuck in the bed sheet on the side of... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Not impressed by anything here. Disgusting rooms and facilities. The one bathroom for the floor was tiny, didn't even try to shower, room felt grimy. Breakfast=bread and PB. Staff=strange. Can't recommnd

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Woodlands, Manitoba, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

The orfeo hostel really isn't terrible. Some of the reviews I had read had made me think that it was going to be a absolute hell hole. The rooms are very basic, literally just beds and a sink on a wall, you share the shower/washroom with all the others on your floor, yet I never waited for either, however this... More 

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