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WestViolet Bed & Breakfast

Violettenstraat 4, 1015 NP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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London, UK
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41 reviews 41 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Can't recommend WestViolet highly enough. Your host Frank is a marvel, hugely caring and very generous. The property is a very comfortable, spacious and warm environment, and situated in the heart of the lovely Jordaan neighbourhood, with some lovely bars, restaurants and cafés only moments away. It's just a short walk (10 minutes) to Dam Square, so the city centre... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This lovely B&B certanily felt like home and I was welcomed warmly to by the owners. With free run of the kitchen upstairs, I was able to make myself several cups of tea during the evening, and the warm feeling about the place made me want to extend my stay! My ground floor room had doors out to a small... More 

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Washington, DC
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights recently, and we had a good experience overall. The owners were away and we were taken care of by Rosaline who runs another B&B in town. We were late checking in late due to our luggage being lost, and we appreciate Ieke (?) for letting us in. There are only two rooms in the... More 

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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I didn't have the chance to meet Frank & André (on vacation), the owners, but was well taken care of by Rosaline. There are only 2 rooms (doubles) in this B&B, not more than a 10 minute walk from the main train station. The ground floor room is very large, with a small patio off the back and includes a... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Just a quick note to thank our host, Frank for lending us two bikes for the day to expand our explorations of Amsterdam. The rest of his B&B was perfect - clean, quiet, and well-supplied. Note that the stairs up to the breakfast room are very steep - probably typical for Amsterdam's narrow buildings.

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New Zealand
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42 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Sorry for the late review - just back in NZ We were made most welcome by Frank . The delightful apt is in a charming area of Amsterdam within easy walking district to the CBD & not too far from Anne Franks House. Our apt was up some stairs ( if mobility a problem ) - it was tastefully decorated,clean,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Our large room was on the main floor and even had a small private patio. Frank made us feel welcome. The kitchen is well stocked for a great start to the day. The beds were very comfortable. The room is very clean. There is a small fridge in the room to keep your personal food items. Can't think,of a single... More 

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New Jersey, USA
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12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

2 couples spent 2 nights at the B&B occupying both rooms. The host waited for us (we arrived quite late.) The rooms are clean and spacious. The one upstairs has a better bathroom but one has to carry the suitcases up the stairs (10-15 steps). It's also next to the kitchen but it wasn't a problem for us. The room... More 

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Preston UK
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

We were made very welcome , Frank is a lovely man who takes pride in his house and business. Very clean, in a lovely part of Amsterdam close to canals, restaurants, bars. The Ann Frank house is only a 5-10 min walk , make sure you book on line before you go, you can then bypass the massive queue and... More 

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Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Andre greeted us and made us feel so welcome, we immediately felt at home and used the kitchen to make a cup of tea. No traffic noises, large bedrooms and great showers. Not a hotel, so need to feel at ease in someone elses home, but its not a problem for anyone. Self service, but use of everything, even to... More 

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Address: Violettenstraat 4, 1015 NP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 3
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