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“excellent place and location, wonderful host” 5 of 5 stars
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Frans Halsstraat 30-1, 1072 BS Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Stadsdeel Zuid)   |  
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Ranked #187 of 323 Amsterdam B&B and Inns
Gabrovo, Bulgaria
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“excellent place and location, wonderful host”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

We are international couple. We are bohemian, love travelling, fine dining, wines and art.
Our stay in Amsterdam was once again gorgeous! We have been to bibies BB 2 times and it is always so nice, cozy, romantic. The apartment and our room were bright and quite, clean and prepared with love. Isn't it the most important thing? Not posh, but lovely!
The location is great for all kind of activities, for all kind of people. Great neighborhood with nice cafe's and restaurants around.
We had all we need there for a wonderful vacation. We felt like home. Not only because of the place itself but also because of the owner. Awesome person, who gave us good tips for side seeings, local activities, etc. She was always so friendly and helpful! She put so much energy and love to make us feel good!
The food was fresh and all that we need. The kitchen was clean and fully equipped.
Highly, highly recommended!!!!!

Thanks Bibi,

we appreciate! We coming back ::)

Daniela and Hristo

  • Stayed June 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

The two rooms have a perfect size. Bibi provides you with everything you need (from the hairdryer to the breakfast). It is a perfect place which can be reached with two metro lines (5 minutes) and by food from the city center (20min). Moreover the district de Pijp is full of trendy restaurants and bars which I recommend.

  • Stayed June 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Irvine, California
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012

The most dirty place that i have been in my life. It ruined my first 3 days in Amsterdam until we moved out from there. How can I start? This woman welcome us with a dirty room, she just changed the cover sheets in front of us, that's all! gave us 2 little towels. She didn't mention that we would share the shower and toilet (which smells like hell, since no one cleaning there) with another 3 girls in the other room, no shampoo or soap at all, and of course we almost had to beg for toilet paper.. with some nerves she dared to say that we could find "the breakfast" in the little cooler she had in the kitchen "self-service" and the bread in the microwave because of "the mice", of course "the breakfast" is shared too like roomates with strangers, "the breakfast" consisted in all leftovers from the other people before us, a bag of ham, a half piece of kraft cheese, 4 eggs anyone wanted to cook, and a butter with bread crumbs and finger marks, what a joke! aah the internet offered is from the 80's slow grianding experience that make you beg for wireless. The only positive is the location, that's it! This should be in the category of Hostels! this is not close to a Bed and Breakfast whatsover!

  • Stayed June 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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Uzbekistan, Surkhondaryo, Uzbekistan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2012

I have been to bibies BB now 3 times. One time we stayed in the same room, the other time is a little smaller room, but still very decent.
The rooms are clean and nicely decorated. The area we just love. We think its the most lively area in Amsterdam, between dozens of restaurants and many musea.
Highly recommended.

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Reims, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2012

4 of us went to Amsterdam for a long weekend and found Bibies through the internet. We were SO pleased with the apartment and it was perfect for our weekend. There were two big bedrooms, a lounge/dining area and kitchen, absolutely perfect for 4 friends. The apartment is in a super location, near the Heineken factory, within walking distance of city centre or if you prefer not to walk, there is the tram stop not far away. Bibi had left us food for breakfast and the bread was just amazing, super fresh! There were maps, leaflets etc available for us and so we had lots of info to help with our weekend. Had a really great time and couldn't have asked for better accommodation. Thanks Bibi, we'll be back for sure!!! Rachel :)

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2012

Bibie's place is in the really great neighbourhood, De Pijp, and in a lovely tree-lined street minutes from trams 16 or 24, very close to the Rijksmuseum, round the corner from the Albert Cuyp market and walking distance from the canals and central Amsterdam. The street itself is brilliant - a wonderful wholefood delicatessen opposite, De Aanzet, a first-class vegetarian restaurant, De Waaghals, and a super-cool local cafe-bar-bistro called Quinto, not to mention a fun vintage clothes store are all on the doorstep. The apartment is well-equipped, Bibie is very helpful and the beds are very comfortable.

  • Stayed January 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2011

Just got back from a weekend in Amsterdam sataying at Bibies B&B. The location is fantastic, a short walk to the Museum Square (Van Gogh museum etc) and a few mins walk to the 16 and 24 trams which take you straight into the centre. The area (Pjip) is very cool with loads of nice bars nearby (head down to9 the Albert Cuyp martket) and a great bar/restaurant a few doors down called Cafe Quinto, which is where we picked the keys up when we arrived. We spent quite a bit of time there and recommend the Bitterballen (deepfried meatball things!). At the B&B, the rooms are basic but clean and the beds are comfy and the internet worked fine, as did the cable TV. The breakfast is v generous, ham/salami, cheese and plenty of bread in the fridge as well as Senseo coffee machine, with tons of refills. Kitchen was a bit tatty, to be honest, and could do with a bit of a refurb but everything seemed to work ok.
All in all, a great location at a v decent price, and perfect for a short stay.

  • Stayed November 2011, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Frans Halsstraat 30-1, 1072 BS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Stadsdeel Zuid
Hotel Style:
Ranked #187 of 323 B&Bs / Inns in Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 2
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Bibies Bed & Breakfast is situated in the sparkling heart of De Pijp neighborhood, at Frans Halsstraat number 30-1, where you will find a restful accommodation. De Pijp is also called the Latin Quarter of the North. The neighborhood is known worldwide for its lively streets, shops, restaurants, cafes, terraces and authentic Amsterdam charm. All this makes this neighborhood a favourite spot for Amsterdammers and tourists alike. ... more   less 

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