We booked the Old Quarter as we were on a lad's weekend & wanted to be close to Central Station, Dam Square & of course the red light district too.
It really is the perfect location from Central Station, approx 5 mins away & very easy to find.
Check in was very quick & we were all in our rooms within 10 mins of arrival ( there were 14 of us, so very efficient indeed.
We paid a little extra & got a cracking view of canal at the rear, looking across to Central Station & a slightly bigger room too. The room was basic, (but hey it's a 2 star & €360 for 3 nights based on me & my mate sharing, worked out at €180 Euros each, which is very cheap by Amsterdam rates!) Best thing for me in our room was our shower, excellent & as hot & cold as you'd want it. Also included for our €180 was & breakfast, this consisted of scrambled eggs & bacon, with tea/coffee & toast. For a further €5 a full English is available, in my eyes though the eggs & bacon is adequate, as a couple of hot dogs, some mushrooms & a handful of beans don't justify the €5. That minor gripe apart I couldn't fault the Old Quarter at all.
I must give a special mention to the staff @ reception, on the bar & also in the kitchen. I've read some negative comments on trip advisor, but we found them to be incredibly friendly & helpful.
One last thing, they'd live local jazz & funk bands on all through our stay & would recommend a couple of Heineken's taking in the vibe!
- Reservation Options:
- TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Despegar.com, Hotels.com, Agoda, Odigeo and EasyToBook so you can book your Hotel Old Quarter reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
- Also Known As:
- Old Quarter Hotel
- Old Quarter Amsterdam