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Bob's Youth Hostel

Old Centre: New Side | Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 92, 1012 Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Dam Square)
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  • Location
    4 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Sorry folks but you did not have a catagore for me and I have something to say. I am talking about airlines and not hotels. We allways flown US jets even international. I had medium to very poor experiences from that. The flight attendants were often rude or had a god complex. So taking my wife to Amsterdam we decided... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely atrocious. It was cheap but then again I would have paid more money if it meant not having pubes on my pillow. When walked it, it had not been cleaned from previous users. The blankets were on the ground with beer/urine stains on them. The bin was full to the brim of rubbish which included used tampons. Salty boxers... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very cheap, don't get much for your money.. Located centrally with direct views onto the prostitutes on the other side of the street. People smoking weed in the rooms- made for some v vivid dreams!! Bathroom door broken.. V dirty not cleaned often.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in this place for 3 nights whilst on a stag do in Amsterdam. Terrible, sweaty and nasty. Here's some highlights; * No toilet seat (nice touch) * No light in the toilet (I love sitting on the loo in the dark - but I'll be honest, it probably improved the experience) * Shower was more like a cupboard... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location but very very basic and very dirty. The stairs to the rooms are like climbing ladders. Never seemed like the rooms were ever cleaned, toilet paper never replaced. The shower drain was clogged it was filthy all the water would back up around your feet. Internet was good and despite the dodgy hostel we still had a lot... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As previous reviewers have said, it was very reasonably priced and extremely central, a short walk from the train station. They were overbooked when we checked, in so they gave us a private room on the 5th floor in a building on the next street. However, they said they had to move some beds out of the room to accommodate... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This hostel was basic yes, but exactly what I was looking for. It was in a great location yet not loud at night when trying to sleep. It was extremely cheap and was clean. I stayed in the all girls dorm and had no problems with boys coming in and I felt safe in there. I would recommend it to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

I loved Bob's. I stayed with two other friends and loved meeting new people in the 16 bed dorm. Great location, a walk away from the canals and main area of the city. Cheap and simple - just what we were looking for. The staff could have been a bit friendlier but you can't have it all!!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Ok I will start with the positives 1) it was cheap 2) it was very central! Right by the train station and all major tourist attractions were within walking distance! Now on to the negatives 1) the beds were filthy!! Loads of stains on the sheets and the beds were rock hard! 2) the staff are not very friendly and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

A very different hostel to places i've been before. The reception to the hostel was on one street and then where we actually stayed was on the street behind it! However the room was good and very interesting with all the walls having graffiti on them. We were on the third floor so the view from the room was nice... More

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