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Bob's Youth Hostel

Old Centre: New Side | Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 92, Amsterdam 1012, The Netherlands (Dam Square)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Honestly anybody who writes a positive review on this hostel must actually work there. The WiFi was down the whole time, credit card machine..down, hot water...down, everything about this place was horrible. The shower and toilet are located in your dorm room, and the shower smells like rotten sewage. There was a build up of black sludge on one side... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having booked this last minute, we weren't expecting much from Bob's 18 bed dorm but were more than pleasantly surprised. The room was clean and the beds comfy. Everyone we met was lovely and welcoming. The shower and toilet were modern and clean, and even though the lock didn't work it was obvious when it was occupied so no problems... More

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Uxbridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Bob's is the best I have found while been in last week. All facilities were available. Nice working staffs. I have enjoyed lots with my girl friend. The price is also reasonable. Highly recommended !!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

The atmosphere in Bob's was friendly and almost homely and it felt very safe there. The staff for the most part were friendly and helpful expect for one of the male members of staff who didn't seem to have stepped outside the front door because he couldn't point us to the right direction to anywhere we wanted to go... However,... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Stayed here with 2 friends. Was clean and suited for what we required as backpacking round europe. Was in walking distance of all activities we wanted to do!! Was resonable priced. Only issue was are locker was down the opposite end of the room from our beds and we had to walk through people. Also plugs were down othere end... More

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The hostel is located just a few minutes away from Dam Square. The prices should be a bit lower as it is a hostel after all. The rooms are clean, there is enough hot water and clean sheets. I liked the reception/bar area a lot. It is only for the customers and depending on the person on shift, you are... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I have never stayed in a hostel or traveled alone before and I think this wasn't bad at all for a first experience; super clean, cheap and friendly enough people. And no one cares if you'd rather sit in the reception getting stoned than have organised fun on a pub crawl or whatever.

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Galway, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

The hostel was lovely. It was in perfect location, central to everything. Only 3 stops away from Schipol airport on the tram. All of the staff were friendly. Myself & my friend stayed in a 12 bed female dorm. The room was spotless & spacious. the WiFi was fast. Have no complaints about the place at all. I Would definitely... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

I was quite nervous about it after reading all the bad reviews but for its price, I thought it's worth it no matter what. First day I arrived I was surprised how clean everything was, it was def not what I expected, after seeing all those disgusting photos on tripadvisor. My room is really clean, has pink walls, the sheets... More

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Detroit, Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

I was traveling alone and stayed at Bob's on the recommendation of a guy I was sitting next to on the train from Hamburg. The location was great- near the train station and right in the center of the city. There were just a couple beds left when I arrived and I ended up in the largest of the rooms... More

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Address: Old Centre: New Side | Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 92, Amsterdam 1012, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Dam Square
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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