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Hotel Arena

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   's-Gravesandestraat 51, 1092 AA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Suite 065, big room, 4 meter to ceiling, good air, nice wooden floors. Only high pillows. Soft bed but ok. One bed instead of two with one big mattress. Cleaning was not so good every day. Very quiet. Slow wifi. “Troughs” you out whole time. Little bit worn, torn curtains, flakes on the walls in bathroom, Small wardrobe. Kettle and... More

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Sedro Woolley, Washington
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Located a tad out of the city center Hotel Arena is a hidden gem - easy access to the city by using the trolley - from the train station about 10 Euros by cab - loved the modern rooms and showers - great bar and common area - breakfasts were amazing with many choices - the hotel was very quiet... More

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Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A nice hotel at first appearance but experienced a few issues with the room: There is little to no storage (especially for cases). There is a small cupboard with a free safe in it, but no shelves. There is a mezzanine floor with a kettle, the kettle isn’t wireless so (glass) cups of water have to be carried up a... More

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Montpellier, France
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked a room 6 months earlier. I paid 6 month earlier on booking.com I called the hotel 3 days before my trip. They also reply me that everything is ok and I will have a room. I am arrived at 2 am during the night: no room and call a taxi to go to the Mercure hotel with a... More

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Willem B, General Manager at Hotel Arena, responded to this review

Dear Camille, Thank you very much for your review on Tripadvisor. I am very sorry to read that we did not have your room on the first night. I would like to offer my sincerest apologies. It is never our intention to book any guest out of our hotel, unfortunately this occured when you arrived at our hotel. It is... More

London, England
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice hotel with a good party atmosphere. Stayed in room 029 which was well laid out but needed some maintenance under the stairs. Not yet quite four stars. Will return as location excellent and staff very helpful and pleasant. Housekeeping was also efficient.

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Willem B, General Manager at Hotel Arena, responded to this review

Dear PMY, Thank you very much for sharing your experience on Tripadvisor. I am very sorry to read that the room was in need of some maintenance under the stairs. Please rest assured that we have already resolved the issue. I would like to offer my sincerest apologies for the inconvenience. Thank you for your nice words on our location,... More

Grand Anse, Saint George, Grenada
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for two nights at the end of July and were very pleased with the hotel. It definitely exceeded our expectations! We had absolutely no issues with the stay and have nothing bad to say. The staff were very helpful, there was a nice bar and restaurant attached and the room was great for us. We were in a... More

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Willem B, General Manager at Hotel Arena, responded to this review

Dear Katie, Thank you very much for sharing your experience on Tripadvisor. We are delighted to read your wonderful words on our hotel. What a shame you could not enjoy a party in our club. Please check our website for coming events, as guests staying in the hotel have free entrance to the club. It is my hope to welcome... More

San Diego, California
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for three nights in July of 2014, Staff was super friendly and very helpful with all my questions. Hotel was clean, very modern updated room with huge bathroom and shower which could accommodate 5 to 6 people. located close to tram 7 metro for easy cheap transportation to anywhere in Amsterdam. only down side to this location was... More

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Willem B, General Manager at Hotel Arena, responded to this review

Dear Micheal, Thank you very much for your kind review on Tripadvisor. It is a pleasure to read your experience at our hotel and we are very happy for the rating that you gave us. It is true that the sizes of the twin beds (90 × 200 cm or 35 × 79 inches) in Europe are smaller than in... More

Brighton, England, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived about 2pm knowing the check in time was 3pm but on the off chance our room was ready. No big deal, it wasn't, so we were actually offered a suite for an extra €50 per night if we want to check in immediately. Not a bad deal, actually, but we decided to come back at 3pm. We actually... More

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Willem B, General Manager at Hotel Arena, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your feedback on Tripadvisor. Last week my front office manager told me about the incident at your check in. Please accept my sincerest apologies, we normally have all rooms ready at 3 pm. Please rest assured that I have already taken appropriate measures to prevent future occurrence. Nevertheless the issue, I am very... More

newcastle
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at hotel arena having never been to amsterdam previously. Very efficient book-in and room was spotless. Decor was unusual but interesting. The beds were very comfortable and everything was provided. The staff were very professional and nothing was a problem and always with a smile. Quick service in restaurant, plenty of choice at breakfast (15E) and bar and lovely... More

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Willem B, General Manager at Hotel Arena, responded to this review

Dear Geordie, I would like to thank you for your kind words on Tripadvisor. It is a pleasure to read that you really liked your stay in our hotel. We have done a lot of work the last few months and I am very happy to see that we have made a good progression. Thank you again for sharing your... More

Belfast, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On arrival staff were fantastic. Got to room which was lovely but not very clean. Window sills very dirty, bathroom tiles could do with a proper clean, dust everywhere on top of mirrors and lights sink was dirty I had to clean it with facial wipes and soap so I could wash my face not what I expect from a... More

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Willem B, General Manager at Hotel Arena, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I would like to thank you for your honest feedback on Tripadvisor. I would like to apologize for the cleaning of your room. Thank you for mentioning this in your review. Improving the quality of cleaning is our top priority. We are doing our utmost best to improve the quality of cleaning. We have already made a good... More

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Address: 's-Gravesandestraat 51, 1092 AA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Arena 4*
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