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Memphis EMB Hotel

4.0 of 5
De Lairessestraat 87, 1071 NX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The rooms on the fifth floor are constantly warm, there was a constant smell of poo as well. Apart from this, the room itself was very nice, and the views from the windows were very nice as well. However, if you're going to go here, DONT BUY BREAKFAST. €15 for a Buffett, however all I ate that I liked was... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Black mould and missing grout in a very dated and cramped bathroom. Room was functional enough but bed wasn't comfy and the room smelt of stale smoke when I arrived which they obviously knew because they left the window open. Would have asked to change but it was extremely late when we arrived. The breakfast looked uninspiring and the staff... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Entrance and main foyer is very nice ,smooth check in and helpful staff.hotel is situated opposite Christies (look for this if getting a shuttle from airport.) Great position for trams and busses all v.easy to navigate.there's a lovely little square just over the road with a dutch chippy!!! So sleek!a few restaurant's clothes shops nice for a stroll and a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

The wide-ranging reviews of this hotel reflect the problems that many hotels in this category seem to face. Our visit was one wherein both sides of the coin were shown ! our initial room (211) was very poor both in decor, furnishings and cleanliness. Registering our disappointment we were immediately given room 306 which was as different as could be... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

An advanced booking into a single room for 4 days for a Trade Show. Note; as is customary in Amsterdam, Hotel rates increase very substantially when large Events are held at the RAI Exhibition Centre (20 mins walk away)....but the service in hotels does NOT rise to match! First impressions were favourable, but it rapidly went down hill when I... More 

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MemphisAms, Owner at Memphis EMB Hotel, responded to this review

We are very sorry you found the hotel not of the quality you expected. More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here before in 2010 & LOVED it but not so much this time, the maid walked in on us followed by her boss a few moments later, & after we complained our room didn't get cleaned we had to request that the room be cleaned, which only included making the bed & emptying the trash, the toilet room... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

I stayed for 7 nights at the Memphis and the day I arrived they upgraded ( !! ) my single room for a large, beautiful double-room ( 504 ) with a fantastic view over a part of Amsterdam. The room was very clean and they had all the facilities to make your own coffee & tea. The morning breakfast was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Lovely hotel situated in a very nice part of Amsterdam. 5-10 mins walk out of the centre and also close for the tram stop too. Within walking distance to Van Gogh museum, rijksmuseum and house of bols experience. Also close by to park with ice skating rink. Double room was nice, bed very comfy (memory foam mattress) and clean. Room... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

this hotel is in the south of amsterdam it is near the olympic stadion, where you can park your car at the p&r entrance for the weekend for 2 euros. the only thing you have to do for that is keep your tram or bus tickets to go to the centre and put that in the parkingmetre there.The tram to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights in august and would describe the hotel as being very nice 3 star accommodation! Arrived late in the evening and as we were checking in we were ask for a credit card, we refused and handed over cash as a deposit which was refunded in full at the end of our stay. I asked if we... More 

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