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Hotel Hortus

1.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Plantage Parkln. 8, 1018 SR Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Binnenstad)
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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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Bucharest, Romania
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260 reviews 260 reviews
25 hotel reviews
256 helpful votes 256 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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
4 helpful votes 4 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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11 reviews 11 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Hotel Hortus is the ideal place for a stay in Amsterdam, all the staff here are very welcoming and informative and cannot do enough to help you. Breakfast is a bonus which not many other places include in the price, and is really good. We rented bikes from the hotel and the price was much cheaper than all of the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Stayed there from 13th to 16th June 2014. Can't fault the place. Cheap clean and excellent location. On arrival the guy from Oakland on the front desk was very helpful and drew on a map for us the best places to go. The other american guy ordered a pizza for us and brought it to the room. Rooms were very... More

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Corwen, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

A friend and I recently returned from a 2 night stay at Hotel Hortus, we stayed in a private twin room on the ground floor and it was a lot more than I expected. The place was extremely clean and the beds were so comfy. Our room had a sink, tv, wardrobe and an electronic safe. Communal toilet and shower... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

My husband and I spent a night in Amsterdam and stayed at the hotel. Had a tough them finding the place, not very accurate information by google map. But its really easy to locate if you take the Tram No 9 from Amsterdam Central and stop at Artis. The hotel is abt 3 mins walk from there. Very friendly staff.... 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*
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