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Heart of Amsterdam

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Oudezijds Achterburgwal 118/120, 1012 DT Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Red Light District)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A word of warning: this place is right in the red light district. Decor is a little like a haunted house and the stairs are pretty steep and narrow (I struggled in a moon boot) but rooms were very clean and spacious, they even made the beds daily! Bathroom was nice too! The staff however were not friendly in the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed there for 6 days with 2 other friends in a private room,save your money because its not worth it.We stayed in the Matrix room,it only had 1 fan the room was so hot because the windows do not open,we had to put the stall in it to keep the window open.My bed had a razor cover in it and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This beauty is smack-bang right in the middle of the red light district. Each night we walked no further then 5 minutes to the best clubs, cafés and sex shows. The rooms were massive, something most European hostels lacked through out my travel and the staff were super helpful and friendly. I'd just like to give a special mention to... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ended up being around 38euros/night, and 14 of us stayed there for 4nights. I understand that the location was sublime, but the rooms were dark and stuffy. Having come back from holiday, I now find myself with bed-bug bites all over my body.If you want a good experience in amsterdam, DON'T come here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We had a single room for 6 girls. It poured like crazy 2 hours after our arrival and leaked into our room (3rd floor). They kindly put us in a new room for the night. For that they gave us free breakfast for the rest of our stay. Great staff as well, told us about all the good spots around.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Pleasantly surprised when we went into the room, it was very clean and seemed hygienic enough. The windows didn't really open or shut properly but this wasn't an issue. We did think that the safes were broken though as it wasn't explained that the safe keys had to be collected seperately to the room keys! There was always hot water... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The only good thing about This hostel is the location: it is close to the center and station. The hostel is placed in a noisy street with too many sex-shops and strip-clubs. (You couldn't take up the Windows because it was a chaos outside). My friend and I (we are 17 years) were placed in a dirty (!) room with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

It was Great Place as we never regret to stay more if we had the chance. this is HOSTEL place which is based in middle of RED STREET and as you can read the name of the HOSTEL it is called Heart of Amsterdam which is basically in the heart of the DAM Square and around 5 min walking from... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

Hi booked this hotel on Friday the 27th of June . Little did I know we're the night would lead. My room was clean and tidy and there is a lobby area Directly outside the room which is a problem as I could here every conversation. Anyways back to my experience I had a small smoke in the lobby area... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Group of 8 guys, early 20s going to Amsterdam to drink, party, etc Can't beat the location; though it was overpriced for our '8-man private room' No issues with access early or late, had all amenities you could need for a price Would visit again if I couldn't afford somewhere nicer

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Address: Oudezijds Achterburgwal 118/120, 1012 DT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Red Light District
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Heart of Amsterdam 2*
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