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A-Train Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Prins Hendrikkade 23, 1012 TM Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Formerly Schirmann Hotel) (Dam Square)
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Ranked #120 of 345 hotels in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here for one night in the family room (kids age 12 & 8) the hotel is in a fantastic location the room was a good size clean and comfortable! Breakfast was plentiful and nice! The staff are friendly and very welcoming! If we return to Amsterdam we will stay at the A Train Hotel!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed in this hotel for 3 nights at the start of August with 5 other guests. Room was very basic and decor was outdated but perfect for what we needed. No air conditioning but the hotel provided many fans to cool the room down. Also no wifi, if you require it the hotel do charge a ridiculous amount to have... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location is really good. Across the street from the main railway station. Ended up in Amsterdam as a result of being denied boarding on a flight to Dusselforf earlier that morning because our national airline over booked the flight. and chose to go to Amsterdam and get the train the following morning. Room was basic but had all the facilities... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a family with young kids this place was such a relief. Superb location opposite train station, very willing and warm staff, breakfast incl, great supermarket 10 metres away, and the family apartment was brilliant. More roomy than what we were expecting, and even had a kid's corner with play kitchen, toy train tracks, books and other toys. Mezzanine floor... More

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Zurrieq, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is just perfect as it is in the centre and close to everything which enables you to walk to many locations. Staff was friendly, room was clean and breakfast was good. Very good for the price. I would stay there again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

this hotel is opposite central station and about 500 yards from damtrak the main street. The staff are very friendly. The rooms are small the breakfast was good for Amsterdam and the hotels location the price was good. Gwyn and Sylvia Hughes

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We decided last minute to stay here closer to the train station and canal area and were so happy with the decision. We could see the hotel from the train station but across a canal so it wasnt too close to be loud. We were able to walk everywhere easily. The room was very nice and clean. The breakfast was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

This is a great hotel really close to the main train station! We had the room on the top floor and it had a real homey/attic feal to it was was plenty big for 5 adults! They have a hearty breakfast and the staff is extremley helpful. I would stay here again!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

If you come to Amsterdam, and want to step off the train (Amsterdam Central) and check right into a hotel and then enjoy the city, This is the perfect place. If you want big rooms, nicely remodeled, overpriced in hotel restaurants and rate-fixing, Go else-where ( Like the Two hotels Next Door, ART and Park) My logic is simply this:... More

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Address: Prins Hendrikkade 23, 1012 TM Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Formerly Schirmann Hotel)
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Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Dam Square
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — A-Train Hotel 3*
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The A-Train Hotel is a unique 3 star hotel with a train-theme. It is ideally located in front of the Central (Railway) Station, right in the beating heart of Amsterdam. Shopping areas, tourist attractions, pubs, restaurants, theaters, are all within walking distance. All 34 rooms are comfortably furnished and have modern bathrooms with a hair-drier and are equipped with radio, satellite TV with pay TV, safe, work desk, direct-dial telephone with wake-up system and WIFI. The hotel has a lift, a luggage store room and 24 hours check in. An easy chair, coffee and tea making facilities, fridge and a great view off the Central Station are the extras in our 4 excellent 'First class rooms', also very suitable for business guests. For special occasions we have the 'Old Dutch Suite' with a small private garden/patio. Furthermore smoking and non-smoking rooms and 2 excellent family rooms. No two rooms are alike in our surprising train-themed hotel! All major public transport lines operate from the Central Station, only 15-20 minutes from Schiphol Airport, RAI and WTC. There is an (expensive) underground public parking opposite the A-Train Hotel. Cheap parking, from €10,- per 24 hours at 5 minutes walk from the hotel.. The A-Train Hotel is a cozy hotel, run by Jos and Erika Heijnsdijk and manager Ali Hassan and will be a comfortable place to stay during your tourist or business visit and will make you feel like "Home away from Home". We aim to please with an informal atmosphere and are looking forward to see you soon in our hotel. ... more   less 
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