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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 June 21, 2010
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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2010

No complaints about this hostel. A little dark, and the decor is strange but that's what makes it unique! Great location. People should understand that it's a *hostel* as in, not a luxury hotel so do not expect anything amazing! Of course it will be a little dirty and stinky, and very public. But that's what a hostel IS! We... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2010

I’m writing this review because I too (like you) have read the horror stories of some of the hostels in Amsterdam and also read some of bad reviews this one. Personally, I don’t think those reviews are warranted. The Heart of Amsterdam hostel is a good hostel. I travelled to Amsterdam in mid April 2010 and stayed for 3 nights... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2010 via mobile

Not for romantic couples thats for sure, bathroom small but clean, beds to small and cramped, but location great, wifi.. budget hotel.. i would only recommend this hotel if ur on a budget, lads hols or something cheap.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2010

back packers delight if your on a budget...location is central to red light area, China town and Dam rack....also about a 10 min walk from the main central station. The hostel is on one of main streets so if you need your sleep then this aint the place for you as the rooms are very thin and noise frm other... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2010

we arrived at the hotel late afternoon. as we entered the room, there was 3 beds as i only expected 1 or 2.the light broke and they didn,t fix it. the noise.............. oh my god it was crasy all these kids that were stayng there 17,18 year olds.the walls were old the silling was ready to collapse at any time.the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2010

After reading some of the reviews i was a little off put but upon my arrival all had diminished. we stayed in the six man dormitory which consisted of three bunk beds all of which were perfectly comfortable. we had our own bathroom with shower which was clean with loads of hot water! there was also a 28" TV in... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2010

well i called at amsterdam and stopped here again.still not been up for the food...lol..nice clean and value for money as always.only thing i was dissapointed with was the internet is not available after 12am(midnight)the guy at the counter said.strang.would recomened.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2009

I travelled to Amsterdam with just one friend, myself and another girl and we are both 22. In terms of location we couldnt have asked for anything better, as it is right in the heart of the red light district and very easy to find. When we booked our room we were told to give an estimated time of arrival,... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2009

I had to book a hostel very last minute in the summer, no easy task. Heart of Amsterdam was available and in a good location. Located at the very bottom of the Red Light District, it was both close to Central station and to my friend's accommodations further south. It may be in the RLD but it is only a... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2009

I stayed here my senior year of high school and was prepared to party. You have to realize you are smack dab in the middle of the red light district. There are prostitutes in windows right across the street and drug dealers trying to sell you who knows what. Over all our stay was OK we booked a room with... More

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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*
Number of rooms: 27
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