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“Budget Hotel, Great Location, Amazing Staff” 4 of 5 stars
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Hotel La Boheme
2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Marnixstraat 415, 1017 PK Amsterdam, The Netherlands   |  
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Ranked #43 of 354 Hotels in Amsterdam
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Anchorage, Alaska
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Budget Hotel, Great Location, Amazing Staff”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2010

This hotel was a typical Amsterdam budget hotel. Very steep narrow stairs, no elevator (which isn't a problem if you have few or small bags), small but clean room, and very friendly and accommodating staff. I booked a single room for 5 nites, and I had no complaints except for the people I had to share a bathroom with (next time I would be sure to get a private bathroom). Breakfast was good and consisted of toast, various spreads, cereal, cheese, deli meats, hard-boiled eggs, and coffee and orange juice. Reception, open until 11 pm, also had beverages and snacks available to purchase. There were several families, couples, and small groups of friends, as well as single travelers also staying in the hotel, so as long as you aren't incredibly picky, you will enjoy your stay just fine. You could definitley hear nite-noise, but it wasn't too bad for a major city. There was a laptop computer free to guests to use for 30 minutes at a time. Also, the location can't be beat--right around the corner from the Leidseplein, a major center of shops, restaurants, and the famed nightclub, Boom Chicago. Within walking distance of museums and almost everything, but I would probably take public transportation if getting there from Central Station. There is also a shuttle bus to the airport that stops just around the corner. Great budget stay!

  • Stayed July 2010, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2010

This hotel is perfect for people travelling with little luggage (no elevator) and who don't need more luxury than a friendly staff, free wireless internet and to be in a walking distance from everything. I stayed in the basemen and I had access to a quiet terrace in the back. It was good because in July the rooms to the street can be very hot and I felt really fresh in mine. And they cleaned my room everyday.

  • Stayed July 2010, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 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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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2010

It was a very ok hotel as it is really near the Leidseplein which I love. The room was very small. The bed was ok but even with the windows closed we could hear a lot of noise. The bathroom is really poor.

  • Stayed January 2010, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2010

Well located in a really good part of Town. Direct tram to the central station, Taxi rank 50m and Bars restaurants around.

Great service friendly people. I felt that my basement room was somewhat of a very small cave though, however not as small as some I have stayed at in the past. While it was a basement room it opened onto an internal courtyard so was very quiet, and I got a great nights sleep.

  • Stayed June 2010, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Moscow, Russia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2010

Good location-we did't use city transport at all- Amsterdam's highlights were reached on foots Very friendly stuff, normal breakfast and room service. A very steep stairs but we lived on the first floor and don't fall once.Overall imression-very good

  • Stayed June 2010, 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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Jakarta, Indonesia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2010

this hostel located at great place, easy access & very center to most Amsterdam's interests places. Great for solo traveler!!!
friendly & nice hotel staffs -which I prefer to call friends because they are so friendly. I will definitely stay in this hostel for my next adventure trip to Amsterdam!!

  • Stayed June 2010, traveled solo
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Petaluma, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2010

Staff were extremely friendly and provided great service--we left before breakfast and they offered to bring a food tray to our room. Room was small, basic, no frills, but very clean. Soft mattress, but surprisingly comfortable. Warning about stairs--not recommended for the weak of heart or body. We had read about the stairs in previous reviews, and everything said was true. Hotel location was great.

  • Stayed May 2010, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Hotel La Boheme

Address: Marnixstraat 415, 1017 PK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #43 of 354 Hotels in Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel La Boheme 2*
Number of rooms: 18
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This cosy 2-star hotel has been a popular venue already for many years thanks to its ideal location (near Leidseplein), friendly atmosphere and helpful multi-lingual staff. We have the Greenkey Gold certificate, that means we are an ecological friendly hotel. Conveniently situated in the centre of town, all the main attractions (van Gogh museum, Stedelijkmuseum, Rijksmuseum, Melkweg, Paradiso, Theater DeLaMar) are within walking distance. We always do our best to make you feel welcome. Our rooms range in size from singles to triples and provide you with a simple but comfortable place to rest. Our stairs might be steep. ... more   less 
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