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Hans Brinker Budget Hotel

1.0 of 5 Kerkstraat 136 - 138, 1017 GR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Truro
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

they don't state that they're good; but with their great location of being close to many popular attractions, and a large sociable area, bar and even a club- you can't go wrong. breakfast making your stay cheaper. Rooms aren't the best quality- but you get what you pay for! Great quality for price!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading the reviews I was expecting some very bad things at this place but I was pleasantly surprised! Let's be clear though, this is a budget hotel, possibly the most budget hotel I've ever stayed in, but budget and bad aren't synonymous. You won't get an luxuries here but for the price you pay, what do you expect? The... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to the hostel as part of a University trip. The hostel had all the essentials, the room was a decent size and the bunk beds were comfortable. The hostel were very tolerant as we were a big party and used the main room for drinking before going out.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for a university trip. If you're with people you know and spend time with, it's average. The main 'dinning' area is quite large and consist of giant tables where you go and pay for Breakfast in the mornings and Dinner in the evenings. I got terrible prison vibes from the experience. queuing up as if you are... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The staff at this hostel was not helpful one bit. Every time I would ask them a question they either did not know the answer or gave me such a vague answer that was no help at all. On top of that, they need to communicate more with the rest of the staff as they sent us to a dirty... More 

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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Stayed here with Topdeck and had been prepared for the worst but were surprised! Although it's dark and crowded, it was value for what we had paid. Great location, free wifi and good communal spaces..

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This place is marketed as the worst hostel. This immediately lowers your expectations which is good. The rooms were small and nothing special. The bathrooms in the rooms were pathetic. The shower was the biggest joke. It flooded the bathroom every time the shower was used. And it just shot water into your face. My partner had to take the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Stayed here in October 2013 as part of a Top Deck tour. We had toured Europe for a month and stayed in numerous hostels and this was the least pleasant. Our guide even warned us of that before we got there :/ It wasn't horrifying or anything, just doesn't compare to some of the other, nicer hostels around the continent... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Not really, but the owner has a good sense of dark humor which makes it into posters everywhere in the hotel. Decent place, although the whole place stinks of hash. I guess most of Amsterdam does, anyway. Breakfast spread is decent and is included in the charges. Rooms are typical hostel size and are sufficiently lit. The bar was practically... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

IF YOU'RE A STUDENT LOOKING FOR CHEAP DECENT ACCOMMODATION, STAY HERE! Firstly, this place is not the worst hotel in the world as described! I stayed here from September 13 - September 17 2014 and was perfect for students on a budget. The hostel is about a 10 minute walk from Dam Square and even closer to Leidseplein which has... More 

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Address: Kerkstraat 136 - 138, 1017 GR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Hans Brinker Budget Hotel 1*
Number of rooms: 500
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