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College Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Roelof Hartstraat 1, 1071 VE Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Museumplein)
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Ranked #155 of 343 hotels in Amsterdam
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great looking very nice hotel with really helpful staff. The hotel is very modern chic and extremely well styled. The staff couldn't have been more friendly or helpful making reservations and booking things when we needed and helping wit restaurant recommendations etc. they also have biked and scooters to rent on site and a great restaurant and outside bar area.... More

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Tweed Heads, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This could be a good hotel if it weren't for some ridiculous design features where form has taken over function to new levels. Evidence the reading lights with switches so high you have to get out of bed to activate them. The other light switches are ridiculous by design and frustrating by their placement. The coffee machine is in a... More

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Simone D, Front Office Manager at College Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. & Mrs. Dalmania, Thank you for your review. We appreciate it you took the time to give us your valuable feedback. We are very sorry to hear that your last stay was not to your satisfaction. It is too bad to hear that our design was not practical for you. There is chosen for this design in The... More

Winchester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here in June 14 for 3 nights. It is well located for a short walk to the museums and a pleasant longer one to the centre, Well connected by tram to Jordaan which is a lovely area. The hotel is smart, the décor throughout is dark, so some of the rooms can be difficult if you need a... More

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Groningen, The Netherlands
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in the hotel for one night for a festival in the city with a friend; asked for an early-check-in upon arrival at 12:15pm, but nothing was communicated with the Front Office employees. Nevertheless, we could check-in 15-20min. after arrival. Rooms are lovely, spacious enough for 2 people for one night. But some features in the room are very unhandy:... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here for a night and we had such a wonderful stay. We had read some of the reviews about the student staff not being quite up to scratch, but i have to say that we experienced none of that. Really attentive and accommodating service from start to finish. We had a lovely room with high... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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69 reviews 69 reviews
21 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Loved our stay here. It is a beautiful hotel, with lovely grounds and public spaces, great big room with a proper separate toilet/shower and bath (we do not like this new tendency of all open plan business in new hotels). It is well located, not super-central, but good enough. It is quiet and well run. Bed is comfy and beddings... More

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Izmir, Turkey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I stayed there for my meeting at RAI. I phoned them before to extend my stay, it was confirmed. When i arrived there, it took them half an hour to tell them that i am staying 3+1 day. They put my extension on another reservation. The atmosphere of the hotel is great anyways. However the curtains in my room was... More

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Keystone, Colorado
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40 reviews 40 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

The College Hotel is a breeding ground for students that are looking to start a career in the hotel industry. This being said they are eager to please and will go above and beyond. Our stay was an interesting one as our room light would come on in the middle of the night and when I would turn it off... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

This is a great funky hotel in a great location. The rooms are spacious with high ceilings, comfortable bed and good bathroom. The building is beautiful having been converted from an old school to a hotel - aesthetically the architectural detail is superb. The location is excellent - we rented bikes from the hotel, which were in good condition and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

Being a regular business traveller to Amsterdam I have stayed quite a number of nights in this hotel. The hotel is in the local business community getting a bad reputation for service. As a hotel school it employs (often very young) students that are left on their own without adequate supervision and guidance. As a result service is non-existent, despite... More

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Simone D, Front Office Manager at College Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Robert V., Thank you for your review. We appreciate it you took the time to give us your valuable feedback. We are very sorry to hear that your last stay was not to your satisfaction. It is correct that we are a teaching hotel. We do have a lot of students from all over the Netherlands to learn how... More

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Address: Roelof Hartstraat 1, 1071 VE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Museumplein , Stadsdeel Zuid
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — College Hotel 4*
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#79 Luxury Hotel in Amsterdam
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