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“you don't pay for it, you don't get it” 3 of 5 stars
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West Side Inn Hotel
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Voorburgstraat 250, 1059 VD Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Formerly HEM Hotel Amsterdam)   |  
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Ranked #263 of 343 hotels in Amsterdam
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  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

Spend a week at this Hotel with the family. It was very hot this week and the room didn't have aircondition so we needed to sleep with an open window, this ment constantly a smell of hash/tobacco was blowing In our room. There were constantly a lot of noise 24/7, banging doors, loud talking, by people being more or less stoned. The bathroom/toilet didn't get cleaned once, during our stay. So all In all, find anorher hotel

  • Stayed August 2012
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Did not take any food, looks too untidy. Breakfast is good for once to experience. However good for the night to stay. Did not like the many marihuana smokers around the hotel, it stinks everywhere!!!


  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

The hotel is very good considering the price we have paid. It was clean, we had direct transport to Central station (20 min by tram), they had 24/7 food service in case you get hungry :).. and i really loved the bed!


  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

Poor Break Fast & no restaurants around the area. To get to town there the tram is a five minute walk away. The hotel is non smoking (with fines) so every one smokes at the entrance. No noise after 10 pm but we had a couple of drunkards talking and howling all nigh - hey, it's Amsterdam after all! So we no complaints about that.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

Hotel West Side Inn, Amsterdam is good value for money. The rooms are neat and clean, easy reach via tram number 2 (25 min from Centraal Station and then 5 min walk) and also close to almost all famous museums in Amsterdam.

The only drawback we felt was that the rooms had no air conditioning and the windows of the room were West facing - makes it difficult if you are not used to stay in hot atmospheres (we had been in European summers).

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service

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Additional Information about West Side Inn Hotel

Address: Voorburgstraat 250, 1059 VD Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Formerly HEM Hotel Amsterdam)
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Shuttle Bus service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #263 of 343 hotels in Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — West Side Inn Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
West Side Inn Amsterdam is perfectly situated in the South West part of Amsterdam, next to the main highway the A10. Schiphol Airport, World Fashion Centre, World Trade Centre and RAI Congress Hall are only 15 minutes away. West Side Inn Amsterdam can easily be reached by public transportation or by car, which you can park in our own parking lot. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Amsterdam Hem Hotel
Hem Hotel Amsterdam

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