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Hotel Hortus

1.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Plantage Parkln. 8, Amsterdam 1018 SR, The Netherlands (Binnenstad)
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Ranked #194 of 340 hotels in Amsterdam
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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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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly, the morning guy in the reception is so rude. I was asking how to operate the heater in the room, but he rudely replies in a difficult to understand English slang that the heater does not work if the temperature does not drop to a certain degree. And he will show u an impatient face if u ask again... More

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Dartford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

I stayed at Hotel Hortus earlier in March 2014 with 13 other friends from university, having headed to amsterdam for a weekend seeing Fall Out Boy live and also several members of the groups birthdays. Price - the price is reasonable especially for us as students which being on "student budgets" speaks for itself really Location - the hostel is... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

14 of us stayed, in a 6 bed, 4 bed and 2 doubles. Price - Good for just group of students etc. Location - The city is TINY, this looked bit further out then you get there and realise literally everything is within walking distance. Owners - Helpful, drew a map out for us, we rented 12 bikes but they... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We arrived late Tuesday night, Staff were all very helpful! They have maps you can grab at the couches which would help get about. We had a double bed at a reasonable price! Room was better than I had imagined. Space to move and hang clothes. Small safe to keep valuable items. The view out the window was to a... More

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

We stayed here for just one night. We arrived early and they let us into our room as soon as it was ready. Staff helpful and friendly. We got breakfast included which was an added bonus! Able to leave bags while we went out for the day before return journey. Clean rooms, super clean shower and toilets. Just be ready... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

I stayed there for 4 days in November. Easy place to travel to and would definitely stay there again, the only downfall was the noise. For the price we paid for the room i felt as if we couldnt really complain about the room. Our room was quite large with very high ceilings and we had a view into the... More

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Rome, Italy
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013 via mobile

Very bad ostel. anything positive, terrible place! stay away, it is too expensive for what it offers. Shared bathrooms terribly dirty. blankets full of hair and eyelashes of everyone and all smelled of old. The hallways had bad smell of old. Shmashed bed, impossible to sleep.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

This place is the pits! The room had 2 bunk beds, with a small shower in the corner which looked like you could catch a disease from it. The beds were uncomfy and difficult to climb upto. Also the whole building smelt of smoke, not good for non-smokers. The steps were steeper than everest, especially after a few beers. The... More

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

I stayed here last week with my friend. Both of us are only eighteen-year-old students, so obviously we couldn't afford and didn't want to stay in a grand hotel and spend a lot of money in Amsterdam. For the small price we paid, the Hotel Hortus was excellent and exceeded expectations; it was welcoming, clean and secure, with a great... More

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Also Known As:
Hortus Hotel Amsterdam
Address: Plantage Parkln. 8, Amsterdam 1018 SR, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Binnenstad
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Ranked #194 of 340 hotels in Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Hortus 1*
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