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The Bulldog Hotel

Oudezijds Voorburgwal 216-220, 1012 GJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Red Light District)
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Ranked #29 of 174 Specialty lodging in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 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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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Only my first time coming to Amsterdam but omg I am in love the hotel was amazing very well located staff we're incredible and very helpful and I know for sure that when I return this will be my number one choice!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The staff at the Bulldog Hotel were very understanding and positive in our e-mail correspondence which I appreciated greatly. The customer service was hugely appreciated and I would love to visit Amsterdam again and stay with them.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

the bulldog is my home from home,location is fantastic,(in the heart of the city) staff are fantastic (friendly and helpful) lounge bar open until the early hours and clean basic rooms with lovely breakfast included.why would I stay anywhere else.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Been here many time over the past ten years and would never go anywhere else. Its perfectly located, clean comfortable and so cool! I love how everyone is so happy and friendly here and the bar/cafe area is 24-hr place to chill out and chat to randoms. This place has touched my heart.

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've stayed with the Bulldog for 3 nights this beginning of August and we were very happy with the choice. The Hostel provides shared bedrooms, private bedrooms and apartments. We've stayed in the private bedrooms with private bathroom. The room was very clean and spacious. The Bulldog is located in the heart of Old City near Dam Square and straight... More

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RobertBulldog, Front Office Manager at The Bulldog Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice comments. We are really happy that you and your friends enjoyed your stay. See you again soon! (we hope) More

3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great hostel in the heart of Amsterdam. Myself and seven friends stayed here and we all found it very comfortable. Great facilities. Wifi very fast. Friendly staff. Bit expensive but I had no complaints about this place so no problem. Free breakfast which is always good although it was a bit basic. Overall a fantastic place to... More

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RobertBulldog, Front Office Manager at The Bulldog Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. Finally , someone noticing the new wi-fi system we've installed this year!! More

Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Staff, Clean and Safe Place, Fun & Young People, Cool Bar. The Bulldog is Very Cool, Have a awesome bar, and is in the 9straat where everything happens... 15. walking from everything downtown...

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in a private room and travelled as 2 couples. The hostel is in a fantastic location, right on the red light district. We paid a bit extra for a room overlooking the canal and it didn't disappoint. Great size, great bathroom, comfy bed, great breakfast, great common area and bar. If you want to be in the thick... More

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RobertBulldog, Front Office Manager at The Bulldog Hotel, responded to this review

Living up to the variety of guest expectations is one of our most difficult tasks. I couldnt be happier that we met yours. See you again soon! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first time to Amsterdam and i was travelling with 10 friends. I heard The Bulldog was good through friends that had stayed here and i wasn't disappointed. The staff were excellent, there was always service with a smile and they were happy to help with directions/recommendations to different places in Amsterdam. The location is perfect, you are... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here with a bunch of lads for a night on our way back to the UK. The place is decent enough, its clean, pretty basic, got everything you would need and is pretty cheap compared to other places in Amsterdam. Location is pretty good too, close to most areas and the staff are always friendly. Bar downstairs is very... More

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Address: Oudezijds Voorburgwal 216-220, 1012 GJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Red Light District
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Wake up in one of the highest rated hostels,located in the middle of one of the most visually stunning cities in the world! The Bulldog Hostel Amsterdam is loaded with that typical international and liberal atmosphere that makes Amsterdam so special... besides other things. You can either choose to stay in a dorm, a private room or one of our cool apartments whenever you come stumbling back from your Amsterdam adventure! We will make sure it will feel like your home away from home! ... more   less 
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