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Hotel Hortus

1.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Plantage Parkln. 8, 1018 SR Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Binnenstad)
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Ranked #173 of 344 Hotels in Amsterdam
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

5 of us stayed in a 5 bed room, which was spotless with a private shower and great views from the massive windows! Very close to the Zoo if you're bothered about animals... Staff were really friendly, the guy that works there (cant remember his name) was helping us get our heads around certain shops... Would and most likely will... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Our room was small, but decorated nicely and looked clean. There was a safe in our room and a sink. We never went to breakfast but the kitchen was spacious and clean. Free wifi. The only negative I would say is that one member of staff was quite rude to us, just being very short with us and using a... More

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Rimini, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Great location, beautiful room with sink, clean bathrooms and showers, nice breakfast and toasters on each table! Run by americans, so no problem with english, very friendly and helpful. Just perfect all over

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I spent three nights here with my boyfriend. The hotel is in a good location, you can get tram 9 from Centraal station and get off at Artis zoo. Walk back one block, turn left and the hotel is there (takes roughly 10 mins). They give out free maps at the hotel so don't bother buying one from the tourist... More

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Bucharest, Romania
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276 helpful votes 276 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

i spent here only 1 night during my trip to the netherlands. the hostel is situated just 10 min away from the red light district, 10 min from artis zoo, in a very nice part of amsterdam, 10 min from the nearest metro station. if you are coming from the amstelstation beneden, where is also the stop for the eurolines... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The area around the Botanical Gardens is beautiful. A short 5-10 minute walk to clubs that are open all night 7 days a week, and the streets around Hotel Hortus have a modern, youthful atmosphere. A hostel-esque sort of hotel, Pension Hortus has a great social area downstairs with somewhere to smoke and a pool table. The hotel offers a... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Not many negatives from this stay. The staff were very friendly and helpful from the outset. Had a room on the bottom floor so no stairs to complain about! There was however a lot of people walking by the room to use the stairs which could be heard throughout the night. Room was basic but very nice. Toilets were very... More

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Serra, ES
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

First of all hotel should be called a hostel. The room is too small, no wardrobe and no window, it is very hot in summer. Unpleasant attendants. Very steep and narrow stairs.The noise of slamming doors were constant throughout the day and night.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

*****STAY 2006***** I stayed in this hotel in March, 2006. It was my first time leaving USA and this was the hotel we chose. We had no idea how to get there and just as luck had it someone who worked for the hotel was asking travelers in the subway station if they need a place to stay. We stayed... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We stayed here on a trip around Europe between 16th and 18th June 2014. It had a very hostel-like feel about it and we had a great time. The bathroom and bedroom were both clean, the bed was comfortable and the breakfast was filling. We were able to come and go as we pleased and we felt as though we... More

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Address: Plantage Parkln. 8, 1018 SR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Binnenstad
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Hortus 1*
Number of rooms: 33
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