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International Budget Hostel

Leidsegracht 76 | Grachtengordel, 1016 CR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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International Budget Hostel
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Ranked #125 of 190 Specialty Lodging in Amsterdam
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Had to find a hostel very last minute with some friends and so picked the International Budget Hostel. Location is fantastic and you're really within walking distance to city centre. Located along a canal so the views are nice. Unfortunately, the location is about all this hostel has going for it. Emphasis on the "budget" in the hostel name because... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Your room is opened with a keycard you get. Inside your room there are lockers/safes that are very big and free to use. The pillows and beds are better than most budget hotels I have stayed in. There is free wifi that works great for browsing. The staff are extremely helpful and friendly and have perfect English skills like 99%... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Staff are friendly enough, but the showers don't even have holes for drainage, as well as being two to a floor. There were also no towel racks (my clothes got wet on the floor), The doors have a keycard system for security, but the door slamming and beeping will keep you up all night. I think I got about 5... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

I stayed here with 4 friends in the private 5 bed room. The room was clean although was cold, the radiator was not on and there was some questionable looking blankets on top of the lockers. Other than that there is no complaint about the room. The showers were clean and hot, although slightly annoying as your clothes get wet... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

For some reason, a female entered my room to ensure I was awake? thought that was very strange as I have stayed in many places and that was a first. Other than that, the other staff member was very welcoming and helpful. Location was alright, showers are not in the room but on the floor. The only other complaint was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Me and 4 others stayed over new years eve, we was pleasantly surprised with the room and the staff were friendly. We was happy to find that we could smoke inside the hotel lounge as being nye coffee shops were abit on the busy side and lots of cherry bombs and fireworks were going off through the streets so we... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

this hostel is in a great location, being only minutes walk from Leidesplein. The staff on the front desk were helpful and the smoking room is pretty cool to chill out in. Noise isolation in the rooms is good. The only problems I found with this hostel are that the showers were fairly cramped and that there was nowhere to... More 

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Osterode Am Harz, Deutschland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

many thanks for your friendly welcome. Everything it was all very clean. I will recommend you for all my friends. :-)))) At my next stay in Amsterdam, I´ll book at your hostel again. Birgit (53) from Germany

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Due to budget constraints this hostel was our only option so from reading the reviews I was expecting a bad stay. But it didn't pan out that way and we all had an okay stay. The good points included the friendly staff we experienced and cleanliness of our room and bathroom. Negatives were that the bathroom was cramped and the... More 

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