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Shelter Jordan

Bloemstraat 179, 1016 LA Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Jordaan)
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Ranked #83 of 176 Specialty Lodging in Amsterdam
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A lot of great and nice people! Very calm and relaxing, especially after a day of sightseeing. The neighbourhood is really nice and quiet :) It's a short walk to the center and the people are very kind and ready to help you out at any time. I rented a bike there too for a perfect Amsterdam experience :)

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Quebec, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel should be located in Roma, in the 1940's. All the rules about alcool, vouchers, unisex dormitories, etc. where way out of place for an Amsterdam experience. On the plus side, they had the first computers to ever use Windows 95, so I felt I was using historical treasures. Only 10 minutes to open a Internet Explorer page? Sign... More

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Ulm, Deutschland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stayed there only for one night, but because of the hostel. ist was really nice. clean. showers are big, but I was late, so it was already a little bit dirty. but this normal. early bird and so on... boys and girls are divided into 2 floors - christian. every one was really nice and helpful. had a great day... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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14 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here for one night at short notice. Men and women are on separate floors which works well if you're travelling alone (we knew this beforehand so no complaints just an FYI to others). The hostel offers £6 dinners - on the night we were there it was pretty chaotic and slow and there was much... More

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San Francisco, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

My friend and I stayed in a 6 person female dorm for 2 nights. The room was clean and comfortable enough with pretty large lockers (bring your own lock). The bathrooms were also clean but very crowded! I estimated there to be around 50 girls on a floor sharing 3 toilets and 4 shower stalls. Towels were also not provided... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Out of all the places i could have stayed in Amsterdam i am very thankful i stayed at the shelter. It was cheaper than the rest, in a great location and breakfast was included. The bathrooms were wide open, so taking a shower in the morning left really no privacy. The bed was fine and a locker was provided. Good... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Terrible hostel. Worst I've ever stayed 1) reception opens the luggage room for anyone n everyone without checking tags 2) checking in/out is very slow. This lady called Esther even said to her fellow recep to just ignore the q n take her own time 3 room is like a jail - dark, windows that can't be open, no heater/... More

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Leipzig, Germany
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9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Over priced. No plug sockets in rooms which are very dark, lighting is not great. It feels like the staff are judging you, they are unbelievably fake, although Leah on breakfast was really nice. They charge 1.20 for hot water!!! Breakfast is small, they charge you for a re-fill of your coffee, they offer 1 type of cereal- muesli. If... More

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Sassari, Italy
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The hostel is good, always clean and the staff is really available. Breaksfeat is good with two choices each day. The location is good and fairly close to the center. You also can rent a bike there, and It's recommended. It's a cristian hostel, but no one is obliged to participate.

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Aurora, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014 via mobile

We wanted a quiet place so we were happy with Shelter Jordan. It's close to the tram and you can also rent bikes to get around. The staff was friendly. The kitchen had more food options than any hostel I've ever stayed at and at reasonable prices. Wifi was good. Beds were comfortable. If you're looking for a party hostel,... More

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Address: Bloemstraat 179, 1016 LA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Jordaan
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