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“A gem in Amsterdam” 4 of 5 stars
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Hotel Piet Hein
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Vossiusstraat 52 - 53, 1071 AK Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Museumplein)   |  
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Ranked #156 of 344 Hotels in Amsterdam
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“A gem in Amsterdam”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

This is a very nice boutique hotel with a well trained, friendly staff. The rooms are clean and are air conditioned. Windows also open for fresh air. Valuables can be kept in the room safe. The rooms do not have a refrigerator, but the bartender was kind enough to keep a bottle of wine chilled for us. The hotel is a short walk to the Rijks Museum, the Van Gogh Museum and Vondel Park. The morning breakfast was excellent as well.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

For a major trade show this year we decided to stay at a hotel that had more of a local feel and settled on the Piet Hein. The staff are lovely and attentive, especially the gentleman who mans the bar, and the rooms are efficient, clean, and cozy. The breakfast that is included and is excellent, and the decor has an inviting contemporary feel.
Overall, it had been a very nice stay and is a quick walk to the tran and local restaurants. We ate a few nights at Seafood Bar around the corner, and at Bicken down the street. Close by there are some excellent shops.

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  • Stayed September 2013, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Aracena
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

I can recommend this lovely Boutique hotel. It is very well situated for touring Amsterdam on foot and next to a beautiful park. the service was excellent and the staff very helpful. some of the rooms are a little small and the general quality/price is very good and rooms have everything you would need.
Nice sitting area to relax and well stocked bar.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

An average hotel, with very good buffet breakfast, but small rooms, no drawers or shelves for clothes, no air-con, noisy in front rooms and very weak lighting in bedrooms. Staff friendly and helpful, but we had to ask for glasses, kettle and cups. No tissues or tea and coffee. Too expensive for what we had, ie not good value.

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  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

On arrival I was informed that the single I booked was unavailable and I would therefore be provided with a double room.
The room was spacious, clean and quiet. There were evident signs of use but the overall standard was well-maintained. The staff were courteous and helpful, especially on my last day when I required help in printing my boarding pass. I hope that this hotel will have vacancies the next time I travel to Amsterdam and that my stay will be equally enjoyable.

Thanks to the staff at Piet Hein.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled solo
    • 4 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

The hotel staff was very helpful and polite, the room was nice , but the cleaning could also be just a little better. Breakfast was good but 15 € is a little bit much.
In front of Hotel is Vondel Park and just a 2 min walk to Museum Plain. Near the hotel is Old Town with much Restaurants, Bars and few Clubs.
All in all it was very nice 4 day stay in Amsterdam, next time I will take the same Hotel.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with friends
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013 via mobile

Made a booking despite recent negative reviews. I was pleasantly surprised by what I got. The single room was small (but sufficient for a solo traveller with a cabin sized bag). I liked that it was quiet on the third storey overlooking the courtyard. Best of all, I enjoyed the location with Vondel park at its doorstep and Van Gogh museum a short walk away. Felt safe too. Finally, just around the corner: The Seafood Bar -- must try.

  • Stayed August 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Vossiusstraat 52 - 53, 1071 AK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Museumplein
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #156 of 344 Hotels in Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Piet Hein 3*
Number of rooms: 81
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel Piet Hein is a contemporary boutique hotel, located directly at the Vondelpark, in the heart of the museum and fashion district. Quiet yet only a stone's throw away from Amsterdam's vibrant nightlife and culinary delights. We are looking forward to share our home away from home experience with you. ... more   less 
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