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Kooyk Hotel

Leidsekade 82, 1017 PM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Rochester, New York, USA
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2010

This hoStel (NOT hotel) is terribly run down. Looks as though it has not been renovated since at least the 60s. The toilet and douche (shower) were literally built in closets and smelled of urine. The "housekeepers" stole our own private towels on the second day and replaced them with the hostel towels. At this point we were not planning... More 

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virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2010

The location is great, right around the corner from the happening Leidesplein! I brought a group on a very tight budget, and wanted cheapest possible accommodations that was not a hostel. I wanted a location that was near the Leidesplein and Museumplein, and I wanted a place that was clean and safe. I was happy with the Kooyk. Toilet was... More 

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Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2010

My partner and I travelled to this hotel on leisure in late 2008 and stayed for 3 days. We were a bit hesitant to book this place initially given the poor reviews we had read on tripadvisor and the fact that it was a 1-star. After staying here, we now know the reason for all the poor reviews; this hotel... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2010

Stayed here for 3 nights in February (5th, 6th and 7th) after advice from a friend who had already been a guest here. Arrived late on the Friday and rang the doorbell to be greeted by a friendly young Dutch girl who checked us in swiftly and went over the house rules etc. The rooms themselves are very no-frills: sink,... More 

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CROYDON
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2010

AMAZING. We stayed downsairs, had a private garden to smoke, the tv had sky in english, mtv, comedy central etc. there was a liddel across the road, ask them where it is, stock up on munch and drink. perfect location. i'm 22, it was perfect for me, staff were helpful. location was perfect. price was amazing. the only thing is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2009

The hotel itself is a typical Amsterdam hotel, tall and narrow with steep stairs but these are by far not the worst we have encountered!!! The proprietor met us at the door at 10am 4 hours early for check-in but was very friendly and helpful, we stored our luggage and settled up for the room at this time as well,... More 

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China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2009

This is not the place for you if you worry about extras, fresh paint jobs, artworks or posturepedic beds with cotton linen, but my partner and I were happy enough at Kooyk. We stayed for 3 nights. Got the train form the airport and a tram from the main station, then walked across the canal. Locals are willing to help... More 

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Cornwall
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2009

Seemed typical and cheap, very laid back and pleasant staff no complaints.

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manchester
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2009

Location is very good for this hotel - it is close to transport links and most attractions are within a 20-25min walk. It is just set off a busy square, but noise wasnt an issue ( apart from morning when there always seemed to be some workings goin on-but at least it meant we got up at a good time).... More 

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france
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2009

Dirty, old beds, holes in the soil, no WC, no showers, broken lavatory, broken table...the reception in the same taste ...the high level prices: a real joke compare the quality ! just an advise: pass your way !

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