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Hotel the Golden Bear

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kerkstraat 37, 1017GB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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British Columbia, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is in a fantastic central location - we walked to everything we wanted to see. The renovated old building has it's quirks (like a staircase I wouldn't want to navigate after a few drinks!) but the rooms are well appointed - if a bit tiny. One disappointment was discovering that they King Bed was actually two separately made... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So.... me and the better half decided to travel around Europe and she actually trusted me to book our accomodation. Our first stop was Amsterdam, we didn't want to pay too much but we didn't want to be in a hovel. I had a look around and I eventually found the Quentin Golden Bear. We arrived and the first thing... More 

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Frosinone, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

hotel is centally located...gay friendly but guests are all types. quite clean...stairs are almost terrible...but if you know Amsterdam, this should not impress you much. rooms are nice designed (modern) and warm. I was staying at 3rd floor and my room was quite big with a nice view on the street. only defect the smell coming from the bathroom...better if... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Went with 2 mates, great location in city centre, coffee shop next door, restaurants, shopping, attractions. Clean, comfortable beds and modern bathroom, TV, fridge. Staff where nice enough, cleaned room daily. I go to Amsterdam yearly and I would go back here, for the price it is a great hotel.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Great location lovely area, nice friendly staff + clean, only complaint is we was in a superior room which wasn't very superior the walls were dirty + the floor was cheap carpet tiles also could have been tea/coffee amenities in the room

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I had a room on the top floor with an ok view of others' backyards. It was very basic and provided all necessities but we spent most of our time out exploring so that wasn't a problem. The stairs are very steep and I wouldn't recommend it to older folks or those with weaker knees. The staff... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I was due to stay at the quentin golden bear on 3rd oct 2014!! After trying to contact the hotel via telephone for over a week i decided to send an email just to confirm that i would be arriving at the hotel around 7-8pm and to find out what tram i needed to get to the hotel, i did... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights in May whilst touring Europe. The Rooms in the hotel were very nice, modern and clean, however the reception area and hallways weren't great. They were in the process of refurbishing some areas, including the main entrance/reception which was very awkward as works were carried out whilst we were staying. It would have been... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

I stayed at The Golden Bear for three days this week. What happened to it? I stayed two years ago with my partner and we had a great time. A lovely homely hotel, great staff and a room with fridge, proper double bed, tea/coffee making facilities and a great ensuite shower/toilet. Lots of information for the gay visitor was readily... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Great location (15 mins from some of the main attractions in the city), reasonably priced, clean, shared bathroom was clean too... Stairs a little narrow and twisty after a few beers! Emailed a request which was dealt with superbly...would use again!

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Address: Kerkstraat 37, 1017GB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel the Golden Bear 2*
Number of rooms: 17
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