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Old Nickel

1.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Nieuwe Brugsteeg 11, 1012 AG Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Red Light District)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Alesund, Norway
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the worst hotel ei ever sleept in. This is more like sleeping om a concrete floor. But it was cheep for amsterdam to be. Maby i could not expect more?? I don`t want to sleep ther again. thast for sure.

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Penrith, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the Old Nickel as the first stop of our trip around Europe. As a group of 6 18 year olds the Old Nickel was perfect for us as we were all in one room and the location was excellent and easy to find. Our room was very basic and we found that we had everything we needed!... More

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The hotel is over a bar which is ok unless the bar is full then the noise filters up. The location is ok being 5 mins from the central train station and next to many bars shops and cafes. The street outside stinks of weed from the hash cafes. The noise level during the night was unacceptable as people came... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

Very basic, stayed on top floor no issues sleeping but room not very clean and shared toilet always smelt so went on the floor below. Great location, staff friendly but wouldn't stay again. Stairs are really steep had to walk 5 sets to top floor killer on the legs!

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Llandudno, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I stayed here with my two friends and wont be staying again, don't get me wrong its a great location staff were friendly too but the hotel itself stank of i don't no what also when we arrived we were given a fob key to get in our room but it didn't work on our door so we thought there... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

If you want a hotel that is easy to find and close to the train station this is a good spot. If you want a location that is close to the action, this is your place. Red Light is a few blocks over, great restaurants are all over and the zoo, museums, and bar areas are all in walking distance.... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

My 2 friends and I were shocked by the state of our room.The sink had a crack on it and the carpets were dirty.When trying to find a toilet we found a queue of 5 at it.We complained and were told we could not get the 295 euros back.Luckily there was a very nice hotel with nice staff not very... More

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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I actually stayed in April 2013, but June is the earliest I can go back to review. It's not a palace or your typical hotel. It's very standard. Good that you get a free universal adapted to plug your phone in. Brilliant location. The staff are lovely and chatty. Really welcoming and friendly. They don't really manage the hotel side.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Great location, friendly staff.. thats the positives.. place smells of bleach/disinfectant. . Needs at the very least redecorating.. floorboards creaked so bad in the room next to mine it sounded like someone was in my room with me .. just felt a bit grubby, probably where a lick of paint wouldn't go amiss ..

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Address: Nieuwe Brugsteeg 11, 1012 AG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Red Light District
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Old Nickel 1*
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