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Amsterdam Hostel Uptown

Korte Leidsedwarsstraat 147, 1017 PZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Formerly Hotel The Rookies)
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Ranked #127 of 195 Specialty Lodging in Amsterdam
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After missing our grist flight to the Dam on my birthday. . And arranging new flight etc. We arrived in the Dan with an apartment to stay for one night.. There were 5 of us with an extra 3 days to what we originally planned for.. We had some trouble booking this online with our cards in the Dam.. but... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

The hostel is in a great location but that's about it. The room I'm in is very cramped and has a low ceiling which makes getting in to the top bunk a little difficult if you don't want to bash your head in. I stayed in the third floor so I had no wifi signal and had to sit in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Six of us stayed in a 6 bed private room here for 2 nights in April 2015. The room was small and the bathroom tiny however it wasn't a huge problem as we didn't spend a lot of time in the room. The location is fantastic,in the middle of all the action and so easily accessible from the airport. The... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

I was traveling to Amsterdam with a group of students. I wasn't happy with the hostel. We had a room for six. When we came into the room some of the beds weren't ready and I was having the feeling that other beds also weren't clean. Room was very small, but that's okay for a hostel. I was very disappointed... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Me and my friend stayed here for 3 days . the staff was very helpfull, explained very well how to travel to places and also told us about this great area to shop, which was perfect for us girls ! Room : we were in a 6 mixed room . the room was quite small with a tiny bathroom. We... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Me and my friend booked a room in a mixed dorm. We booked about a week in advance so quite last minute. I thought it was a bit pricey for what you get. Our room was a bit stuffy as it was 6 to a room and the bathroom had no ventilation. If you left the bathroom door open the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Really friendly and helpful staff, nice little balcony behind the desk - no bud nor booze allowed but that isn't really of concern as downstairs, there's is an easy going coffee shop called Rookie's. The weed is good and the atmosphere is relaxed - good music! The rooms are standard, no complaints about anything really. Location wise, it's about a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

For the price that me and my boyfriend booked was alright. 2 minutes from the bus Station, where you can find direct buses (#197 and others red colour buses)for Schipol airport , as well 3 minutes away you can find the tram station. I recommed you to walk around , cause everything is really close , so there's no need... More 

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