We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 344 Amsterdam hotels

Hotel Brouwer

Save Saved
You added Hotel Brouwer to your Saves list
Singel 83, 1012 VE Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Dam Square)
Hotel amenities
Hotel Brouwer
Ranked #87 of 344 Hotels in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this hotel, but we can search other options in Amsterdam
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

322 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    136
    132
    39
    12
    3
See reviews for
34
158
47
10
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (53)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (322)
  • Mar-May only
    (76)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (100)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (99)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (47)
All months
A TripAdvisor Member
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us girls stayed at Hotel Brouwer and had a wonderful time. It's right on the canal with beautiful views and very close to the downtown for easy walking to shops and restaurants. Our room was very clean with beautiful high ceilings and a new modern bathroom with double sinks. The dining room is cozy and the breakfast was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Minneapolis
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
27 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a small hotel located on one of Amsterdam's main canal streets. The place certainly has "character" as it has developed a lean to one side over the centuries. The windows in my room were cut to fit the slanted opening of the room which was curious to see. They don't take credit cards which I thought was a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
London England
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel Brouwer has been my secret for the last fifteen years, and only now that I know the owners well enough to know that they will find room for me to stay, am I prepared to write this review. This is a really beautiful historic boutique hotel in the best location possible in Amsterdam, on the Singel walking distance from... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
San Diego, California
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quaint historic hotel in a central location, within walking/tram distance of everything. The room was spotless and comfortable. Nothing fancy but everything you need. Staff was friendly and helpful and the breakfast was a simple but a welcome start to each day. If you want the feel of old Amsterdam with its leafy canal side ambiance this is the place... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Ohio
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed during September 2014. After reading so many wonderful reports about how unique it was we decided it was for us and booked about 6 months early. What we didn't realize was that it was to undergo complete exterior repainting during our stay. It would have been the courteous and professional thing to do to notify... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
15 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I stayed two nights and was looking for a good value single room within easy walking distance from the Centraal Station. The rooms are basic but adequate for what I needed, TV, telephone, en-suite etc. but very small. It would have been better if the bed base was the same size as the mattress - in my room the bed... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Beaverton, Oregon
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

What a wonderful three nights we enjoyed here at the Hotel Brouwer. The perfect location, right on the Singel Canal was central to every where we wanted to walk. The people were friendly and helpful, and the included breakfast was elegantly served in their historic dining room. We loved being in Amsterdam, and this lovely hotel was a big part... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bend, OR
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

As others have mentioned the location makes most attractions within easy walking distance. And yes, there are a couple of "red light" establishments on Singel; the alley behind the hotel was the original red light district in the 1600s. Our room, Van Gogh, was a mere 49 steps up from the reception and there is a small lift if needed.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We stayed 6 nights. Great location, with a full view of the canal. It is on a party and red light street. But this just seemed to add to the authentic flavor of our stay. We had come prepared with earplugs so we were able to watch all the fun, then close it out when we wanted to. Our room... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
West Sedona, Arizona
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I stayed 3 nights and loved the location, the private bathroom, and the views of the canal, I would highly recommend anyone to stay here with these nice friendly people, they took great care of me, centrally located and quiet also

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Hotel Brouwer? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Hotel Brouwer

Address: Singel 83, 1012 VE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Dam Square
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Brouwer Hotel Amsterdam

375 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (277)
Viewed
Room/suite (88)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (44)
Viewed
View from room (54)
Viewed
Dining (12)
Viewed
Bathroom (17)
Viewed
Other (62)

Expert photos: Taken by TripAdvisor travel experts

Viewed
All expert photos (99)
Viewed
Amenities (4)
Viewed
Escher Double Room (20)
Viewed
Mesdag Single Room (16)
Viewed
Restaurants and Bars (17)
Viewed
The Hotel (42)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay