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Nicolaas Witsen Hotel

#76 of 356 Hotels in Amsterdam
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Nicolaas Witsenstraat 4-8, 1017 ZH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Colorado
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an excellent hotel with easy access to trams, museums and all the Amsterdam sites near Heineken, cafes, a grocery store and laundromat. Located on a nice and quiet neighborhood street, a good night sleep is easy and a nice breakfast is available in the morning after a dedcated day/night in Amsterdam. The staff is friendly, courteous, helpful and... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

The location is really good, the block is charming, but the rooms (at the 3rd floor at least) were too hot in July: despite cooler nights the temperature just wouldn't get down though we had a fan. Especially the bathroom could use a proper cleaning. We had a last minute change of plans and ended up booking in the last... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We stayed here as a family of four for two nights in July. Unfortunately it turned out to be a hot week, and we were in a top floor room. The hotel kindly gave us a fan, which helped, but it was still uncomfortable trying to sleep. We had a 4-person room, which barely had room to move with all... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Lovely little hotel 20 mins walk to main town, continental breakfast choice of teas and coffee's, cereal's ,toast, cold meats and cheeses, boiled eggs. Great staff very helpful, hotel very clean and rooms cleaned daily with fresh towels. We will be back :)

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Frinton-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Stayed here from 1st till 3rd July after finding hotel by accident. So glad I did the staff are warm and friendly and couldn't do enough we had a great stay in Amsterdam and the location is perfect. We will be back

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Helsinki, Finland
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for a three-night city break. We were booking the hotel a little bit late and it was quite expensive for my standards. However, for a trip with my mom this was a great choice, everything worked well. The staff were really attentive and helpful, they even fixed some of the bike parts that I had bought to... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We had a great stay at the Nicolass Witsen. We spent 3 nights here. Conveniently located near two tram stops so you can get to the inner city very quickly. Reachable from the Airport by the Connexion bus or the train. We had a 4 bed room which was cozy but we didn't spend much time in the room. Breakfast... More 

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Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This is a small hotel located on a side street just within the inner canal ring. It is a 15-20 minute walk to the museum quarter (Rijksmusem, Van Gogh Museum and modern art museum), and the tram stops a few block away, making access to the center and the train station easy. Breakfast was nothing special, but adequate, a cold... More 

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Weston
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

I stayed one night at this property. The staff was very helpful and gave me good suggestions on what to see in my limited time. The breakfast was good and I would definitly stay at this property again.

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Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Great location near city center. Hotel staff was friendly and helpful. Very good wifi connection. Clean and quiet room. Free coffee/tea in the room. Small breakfast offer but included. Bed was very soft.

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