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Leidseplein Hostel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Korte Leidsedwarsstraat 79, 1017 PW Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Stadsdeel Zuid)
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Ranked #332 of 344 Hotels in Amsterdam
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Athens, Greece
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed, luckily, only for 2 nights in this hostel. The only good thing about it is the location, which is not perfect either as it is so close to bars and night clubs that it makes it hard to sleep. Highlights of my bad experience staying there include having no stairs to climb up to the top bed, a... More 

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Belo Horizonte, MG
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Besides the usual travel advice and nice service, one of the employees help me out solving an issue I encountered in recovering my ID I had to leave in Amsterdam. He shipped it to my US address without asking for anything in return. Details that make a difference in your overall travel experience :D

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I stayed in a 6 person room for three nights and the shared bathroom was not cleaned once - there was men's hair all over the floor and the toilet was dirty. The staff made me wait for 20 min to check in, the entire time while they just sat and chatted with eachother. The location of the hostel was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We wanted to have our accommodation close to center. It is near the Centrum. It is very close to everywhere. The breakfast very bad. We received just peanut butter with jam and coffee or tea to drink. But this was one thing we do not like. The room was very clean.

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Don't stay here ever. The hostel smells in general, the sheets and bed covers don't seem like they have been washed in 3 years. You have to pay extra for everything- for a key to the room, towels, to leave bags during the day after checking out. The workers are creepy and rude. It is a good location, just stay... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

The location was awesome if you want to be central to night parties and cute restaurants in one of the main squares. The staff were so sketchy and I did not feel safe there at all. There's nowhere to put your stuff and the building is really old and not well kept.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Avoid at all costs, the worst place I've ever stayed. Stayed there recently on a stag do. Before we arrived we paid 12% deposit..which I phoned to confirm..however upon arrival they stated it was not a deposit, but a commission, then charged us the 12% again!! Also when I initially booked the room for 10 lads 3 months before the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

What a dump!! Ripped off on arrival by a pair of con men. The place stinks and makes you want to itch (probably the mangy cat that was occupying our cell during the night) toilet broke so one of the desk numpties used a pillow case to mop up. Cannot stress how bad this place is, simply not worth paying... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We arrived at 4pm and we wait one hour to check in, they said that they don't have empty rooms for us but we have reservation. During the night our room seems like a pool, the bath be fool and all the water went off. The housekeeper push the water out off the room and wake up everyone. At 10h30... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Dirty, loud and uncomfortable. I would never recommend this hostel. If you are staying there, don't forget an earplug, the street is really loud. Despite the problems, the staff were really nice and friendly.

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Address: Korte Leidsedwarsstraat 79, 1017 PW Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Stadsdeel Zuid
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Leidseplein Hostel 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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