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“Great stay, good location, fantastic breakfast.” 5 of 5 stars
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2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kloveniersburgwal 20, 1012 CV Amsterdam, The Netherlands   |  
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Marlow, United Kingdom
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“Great stay, good location, fantastic breakfast.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We stayed here in early December and found the place clean, comfy with an amazing breakfast of bacon, eggs, croissant, toast...enough to see you through until the evening.

It's a great location on the canal, on the edge of the Red Light District. The area felt safe at all times but like any City, you need to always be alert.

This was a lads trip to see a concert at the Ziggo Dome (next to Ajax football stadium - Amsterdam ArenA). The hotel is in a handy location as the subway at Nieuwmarkt Metro Station is opposite and just a few stops from the Amsterdam ArenA.

We didn't meet Rachel but Pepjin was a good host who sorted museum tickets, taxi to the airport etc......

I definitely recommend.

Room Tip: First floor Canal side is comfortable and quiet with nice canal view.
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  • Stayed December 2013, traveled with friends
    • 4 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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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
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  • Cleanliness
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Amazing place! the staff is super friendly which makes the stay even better! Hotel is a most center place and close to everything... The room is great! Bigger then other places i stayed in the past, shower is bran new and amazing! not to say about the coffee machine which takes you up when you are a bit off :)
Alltogether, great place, highly recomanded! great value for everything!

Room Tip: We got the Garden view room, was very quiet and we enjoyed it a lot!
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  • 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

We stayed at Misc Eatdrinksleep for four nights in February and had a great stay in Amsterdam. The small friendly hotel is in the perfect position for visitors, not too far from the station, beside a pretty canal, close to the market at Nieuwmarkt and some of the university buildings, and a beautiful walk away from the museums area. We stayed in the Design Room on the first floor, overlooking the canal and comfortably provided for, and weren't disturbed by noise from the street. Breakfast is served in a generously laid back way, and Rachel and Pepjin's recommendations as to where to eat out are spot on. We frequented the friendly 'brown cafe', Engelbewaarder, further down the canal and splashed out on a meal at Greetje, a comfortable stroll away, for the final night. We'll definitely stay there again when we, hopefully, return to Amsterdam.

  • Stayed February 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 3, 2014 via mobile

We stayed her for a short break on 17th February 2014. We had our two teenage girls with us,, who loved their twin room on the top floor. They said there was some noise from the street, but they used the 'white noise' machine, which is kindly supplied, and, well, they're teenagers, so can pretty much sleep through anything! We had the lovely double room on the top floor, overlooking the garden, which we also loved. It's the little extras,which most small hotels don't usually supply that make this hotel stand out; bath robes, coffee machines, free mini bar etc.

The breakfast was lovely, and plenty of it too, and the owners were friendly, without being overbearing. They kindly offered to let us drop off our case when we arrived early on our first day - we later found it safely delivered to our room, and on our last day, they stored it again, ready for us to collect just before we headed to the airport in the evening.

We were offered great suggestions for restaurants, as well as being able to purchase tickets for museums in advance.

The hotel is only a couple of streets away from the red light district, but we found it a great central location for getting around the city. We'd originally planned on trying to use the hotels bicycles, but being a pedestrian was scary enough on occasions, so we migght need to build up the courage to do that on our next visit! A lovely stay, enjoyed by the whole family; would definitely recommend this to couples and families alike!

Room Tip: If you need quiet, ask for a garden room.
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  • Stayed February 2014, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Misc Eatdrinksleep is such a warm and welcoming hotel. The owners were so friendly and helpful and made our stay really comfortable. The room was immaculate with everything we needed and plenty of space for 2 people. Breakfast was delicious and really laid back - a perfect start to the day. I wouldn't hesitate to return to this hotel and would recommend it highly to travellers who are looking for a low key, relaxing and personal place to stay.

  • 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

We spent a week here over New Year. The first 2 nights were in a garden-view room, which was a little cramped for our liking, with awkward bedside lamps and those annoying bedcovers. However, fortune had it that we were then transferred - for a totally different reason - to the canal-view room opposite. Suddenly the extra 4 sq.m. made an enormous difference, not to mention the view and other comforts we lacked in the first room. This also changed our mind completely about the hotel!
As for hosts Rachel & Pepijn, nothing is too much for them: from carrying bags up the steep stairs and making a mean breakfast coffee to offering helpful tips on sightseeing activities and even printing out our boarding passes for the flight home!
The hotel is rather pricier than our usual choices, but this is Amsterdam and the option of a 17th-century canal house in an unbeatable central location made it worthwhile. Free wifi is available (and works properly!), as are coffee-makers and free refreshments in the rooms.
I would certainly recommend this hotel to others. Everything was perfect - well, maybe not the weather, but that's no fault of the hotel's! (Perhaps an apron at the breakfast bar would lend a more professional touch,.. if I may be so bold as to suggest anything.)
Thanks for a wonderful stay!

Room Tip: Canal-view rooms are larger and more comfortable
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  • Stayed December 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

We were drawn to the hotel by the great reviews but were not really bowled over by our stay. There is no doubt that the owners were very helpful and friendly, the place was clean, good quality comfortable bedding and a very tasty breakfast cooked to order.
The downside was the noise from the street. We were in the 'African Room'. There is a large decorative photographic wall poster, perhaps 2m x 3m, depicting a tropical beach sunset which has clearly seen better days and could have done with a little tlc. The bedroom over looks the canal has a really tiny shower-room and separate toilet. There is no double/secondary glazing and perhaps owing to the proximity of the red light district, we were awoken throughout the night and into the morning on several occasions by people having fun below. We live on a busy street, a bus route, in a major city so it's not as though we are unaccustomed to some traffic noise.
We would not return to this hotel as it seems to me that sleep quality has to be the most important criteria when choosing a hotel.

  • Stayed December 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Kloveniersburgwal 20, 1012 CV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
#20 Romantic Hotel in Amsterdam
#47 Business Hotel in Amsterdam
#75 Family Hotel in Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — misc eatdrinksleep 2*
Number of rooms: 6
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Misc eatdrinksleep is a lovely little hideaway located on a wide canal, close to the picturesque Nieuwmarkt Square, in the heart of the historic city centre of Amsterdam. This modernized 17th-century canal house features just six personally styled rooms. Each is a unique mix of style, charm and practicality, and overlooks either the canal or a fetching Amsterdam secret garden. We offer exceptional hospitality for the cultural pilgrim, the hopeless romantic and weary business traveler alike. We hope that our unique canal house hotel becomes your home away from home in Amsterdam! ... more   less 
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