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The Bulldog Hotel

Oudezijds Voorburgwal 216-220, 1012 GJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

It's the little things like the free toiletries and towels that really set this place apart, the location is fantastic and the beds are comfy. We stayed in a 12 man dorm, the room had two ensuite toilet/shower combinations which served our needs perfectly. The staff were friendly especially the cleaning girls and the bar downstairs was a really good... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hostel was spectacular! The staff were very friendly, helpful, and welcoming! The hostel is very secure, there is a security guard in the lobby area or right outside the entrance and you get a "Bulldog Passport" when you check in that you have to show whenever you enter the building (ensuring that the people in the hostel are actually... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great week-end, thanks for everything. The atmosphere is unique and the quality of service is remarkable. The breakfast is good, not the greatest one I've ever eaten in a hostel but close. The terrace in the 4th floor is really good and you eat and drink your own food and beverages, I really appreciated that.

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

High praise indeed :) Glad you had a great time. More

Bridgend, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Second time there this year and cannot speak highly enough of the place. Massive crush on the ladies at reception and an even bigger crush on the place itself. Everyone was so friendly and helpful and the rooms were of a far higher standard than the likes of a Premier Inn over in the UK. Food was awesome the coffee... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great time as always. Staff are friendly, rooms are clean and very comfortable. I stay here every time I travel to Amsterdam, which is yearly, for the past 14 years!!! Love this place and the location is just perfect. Would love an option of a smoking/ non smoking room as when you are travelling alone it can be... More

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

wow 14 years! We are so happy that youve visited with us so many times. As for the smoking room, we would love that too, but unfortunately cigarette smoking indoors is strictly prohibited by law in The Netherlands. More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great hotel! It is safe, within walking distance to everything, coffee shop just downstairs and a great terrace on the top floor! Breakfast is included and it is more than sufficient :) great fresh orange juice! I loved it and hope to come back!

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

We have stayed in the bulldog about 10 times now, we dont stay anywhere else that tells you something.we always stay in a canal view room as the views are stunning and you have windows you can open.The bar downstairs you can eat drink smoke from about 7am till 4am!!!! the reception is really secure, they ask everyone for their... More

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

It is always a pleasure to hear from our frequent guests! Please let us know the next time you will be staying with us so that we can arrange something nice to thank you for your many visits! More

Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff at the Bulldog were fantastic and our rooms were great. The location is fantastic, being in the heart of Amsterdam and walking distance to everything! If partying isn't your thing, this place may not be what you are looking for but for younger travellers that want to stay somewhere cheap it's great.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel has a lot of character and the staff is incredible (especially Barbara, she's my favorite). It is in a very easy location to access the main areas of Amsterdam, particularly if you are looking to party. It is in such a fun area to walk around and people watch or join in the party. Obviously, that means there... More

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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would have loved to give the bulldog apartments 5* but they gave us the wrong room unfortunately :( The location was amazing - the hostel and the apartments are right in the centre of everything, and at first we were worried that the apartments would be a long walk away but they were actually about a 10 second walk... More

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RobertBulldog, Public Relations Manager at The Bulldog Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. At the Bulldog Hotel we do not guarantee specific rooms, although we always try to honour specific requests, this is not always possible. Our apartment rates are charged by the number of occupants, regardless of the particular apartment. All our apartments offer the same level of comfort and security. You would be charged the 3... 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
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 45
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