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“Highly Recommended Especially for 2 Parties of 2” 5 of 5 stars
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Tulip of Amsterdam B&B
3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Kloveniersburgwal 9 HS, 1011 JT Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Binnenstad)   |  
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Ranked #10 of 304 Amsterdam B&B and Inns
England
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
“Highly Recommended Especially for 2 Parties of 2”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Just back from a fabulous short-break, greatly enhanced by excellent accommodation at this fine establishment!
We were a group of 4 staying in the "back-house" which we effectively had to ourselves - it was quiet, private and quirky in a very, very nice way. The "back-house" consists of 3 floors; the ground floor being the breakfasting/kitchen area and the first and second floors each providing a large double bedroom.
It was a bit like having the run of your own townhouse with the friendly but unobtrusive help and advice of owners David and Chris available when needed. We especially enjoyed helping ourselves to a leisurely breakfast from the abundance of fresh quality ingredients available. The connivence of chocolate and alcohol treats was also well received!
For memorable accommodation with a difference this gets my vote!

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled with family
    • 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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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
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  • Service
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English first
San Francisco, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

This was our first trip to Amsterdam and we couldn't have picked a better place to stay. We stayed in the studio room which was perfectly clean, well maintained, and well furnished. The swan shaped towels were the perfect touch and made us feel very welcome! The room was stocked with snacks, coffee, and bottled water, which was a wonderful surprise. The location was walking distance from the train station and near numerous restaurants and cafes near the red light district and Chinatown.
We met with David when we arrived and he was very helpful, accommodating, and showed us the numerous places to visit in Amsterdam, along with tips on the best ways to navigate.
When we return to Amsterdam, this is the only place we will stay and will highly recommend it to everyone!

  • Stayed March 2014, 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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Burnham-On-Sea, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

It was a pleasure to stay in a traditional Dutch canal-side hotel rather than in one of the glitzy world-wide hotel chains. On arrival, David sat with us to run through the places of interest, all of which were easily walk-able from the Tulip. Then on to our room, spotlessly clean and traditionally furnished, where a bottle of wine awaited us. The well-stocked fridge would provide us with light breakfasts, along with ample coffee and tea making facilities.

Restaurants and bars were all around us, just minutes away.

On our last day, there was no rush to vacate the room, 11:30am being very convenient, and their left-luggage facilities allowed us to have that last few hours unencumbered by suitcases in the lovely city of Amsterdam.

Centraal Station is easily walkable, and then on to Schiphol.

We can't speak highly enough of the Tulip and its proprietors.

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Having visited this B&B some years ago, it was a must to return and see the changes the new owners, David and Chris, have made. We received a very warm welcome from both David and Chris and the cat, Loytje, who spends most of his time snoozing in the window but gets up to receive guests! The rooms are clean a comfortable with all needs being catered for. The breakfast kitchen is well stocked and, it being winter when we visited, it felt warm, particularly with the clever addition of a 'digital' fire. There is a small patio where you can have a smoke. The B&B is in the Nieuwmarkt area of Amsterdam, one metro stop from Centraal Station or a 10 minute walk. As the name suggests, there is a small daily market and a full market, which is excellent, on Saturdays. There are a number of bars / restaurants in the square itself and lots of other restaurants within a short distance. Nieuwmarkt is on the edge of the red light district and China town, neither of which present a problem just a little added interest! A great place to stay.

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with friends
    • 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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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Our first trip to Amsterdam & we loved it! The accommodation is in an excellent position which allows you to walk everywhere. The owners are very welcoming and helpful. Breakfast was great as you had so much choice. Would go there again & will recommend.

  • Stayed February 2014, 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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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

The owners David and Chris were very helpful and welcoming. Their pet cat looks evil but is very friendly as well. Great location. Room was clean and very comfortable. Well stocked breakfast kitchen. Would highly recommend to anyone visiting Amsterdam and will definitely be staying again. Thank you David and Chris.

Stayed March 2014, traveled as a couple
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Southampton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

The BnB was charming and very central location wise. Perfect and caring hosts (including Loytje the cat). Room and kitchen facilities were lovely and clean. Complementary bottle of wine, juice, water, tea and coffee. Ornately presented towels - swans were fantastic Chris! In the kitchen you can help yourself to cold buffet or do yourself a nice omelette with all ingredients provided and prepared. Graham & Debbie

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Address: Kloveniersburgwal 9 HS, 1011 JT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Binnenstad
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #10 of 304 B&Bs / Inns in Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Tulip of Amsterdam B&B 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Very cosy B&B located in the heart of the historic city centre. The impressive monumental house is full of charming features and has recently (2012) been renovated. The spacious and quiet guest-rooms are decorated in unique Dutch style and have an en-suite private bathroom, coffee and tea-making facilities and complimentary water and Nespresso coffee. ... more   less 
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