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BickersBed Guestrooms
Grote Bickersstraat 23 hs, 1013 KN Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Centrum)   |  
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Ranked #121 of 326 Amsterdam B&B and Inns
Dublin
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22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Highly recommended”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

I booked the studio apartment from July 4 for 4 nights. It is at the top of a narrow flight of stairs, very spacious for 2 as it is the attic space of 2 small houses. We really enjoyed it, Maria is very helpful, Wifi was great, and the Studio is well stocked with cutlery , crockery, plenty of towels etc. Good public transport links, 3 stops on a bus to Central Station.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars
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3 Thank CD56
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Cologne, Germany
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78 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

We booked the room just a day or two in advance of our last minute trip to Amsterdam. We only stayed for only one night, but with the kitchen facilities the room would have been comfortable for a longer stay. The room was kept very clean.

This was probably the most comfortable bed we slept on during our European travels. The location is a block or two from public transportation and 10-15 minute walk from shops, restaurants and markets.

Overall it was a decent place to stay.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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1 Thank Reisemeister79
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Brazil
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59 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2012

The pros: The studio is big and consists of a separate hall, bedroom and a fully equipped kitchen. It offers free coffee and tee.
The cons: It had a strong smoke smell that lasted during our entire stay, even after opening the windows for some time. It is located far from the historical center: 20 minutes walk to reach the central station. The central heater was off during our first night and even after it was turned on, the room temperature was still too low. The wireless Internet didn't work. There is a very steep stairway to reach the room, which is difficult to climb when carrying luggage (but this is pretty common in Amsterdam).

  • Stayed April 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 2 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 2 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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Thank rlro
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Toronto, Canada
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137 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2011

My wife and I stayed here for 3 nights and were not disappointed. The flat was wonderfully decorated and situated in a great area. Although the property is located beside the rail lines, the noise was not an issue. There were 3 designated rooms, kitchen, small sitting area and bedroom, with a very comfy bed, I might add!

There are numerous shops located nearby and it was only about a 15 minute walk into the city center. The free internet located in the hall was an added bonus! The only thing I would recommend would be to replace a couple of the plates, as they were chipped which could cause injury if not careful.

Overall, an excellent experience and I would highly recommend this place to anyone!

  • Stayed October 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars
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2 Thank buznbro15
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Bratislava, Slovakia
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10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2011

We stayed here for 6 nights at Schiemanstraat 1.
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The owner was very helpful, gave us a lot of informations about the city.
There are 3 rooms in the apartment. Kitchen, small living room and a bed room, separate toilet and shower, nice decoration.
There is a coffee machine (Ph. Sense ) with coffee including - nice surprise. Tee, sugar etc.
The location is very good, only 1,5 km to the center or Amsterdam centraal station.
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The view was not that nice... The house i located near the railway, but it was not that noisy. The small garden under the windows is a disaster, only junk and weed.
Bedroom: Dust on the closet top and on the lamp shade.

The location is very good, only 1,5 km to the center.

  • Stayed August 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank JaroT
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Stockport, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2010

My husband and I stayed at Bickersbed with our three adult children for 3 nights. We were asked to contact Maria by phone on arrival to airport or central station and we were promptly met by her at the apartment. She was helpful and friendly. The apartment was perfect for us, we were given an extra bed as we were 5. The rooms and bathrooms were nice and clean, the beds particularly comfortable. There is unlimited free internet access, which is a bonus. This is a nice area with easy access to central station and just two minutes from the charming Haarlemmerdijk and Haarlemmerstraat with its quaint shops, delis, cafes, bars and restaurants. There is also a nice supermarket where you can buy everything you need, although we only had breakfast in the apartment.
It is particularly suited to a family or two couples who know each other, as there is not much privacy between the two apartments (upstairs and downstairs).
I would not hesitate to stay at Bickersbed again next time I visit Amsterdam.

  • Stayed July 2010, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Thank Kristina77
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masnou
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2008

we stayed in Bickersbed, in the appartments close to the train line, as one of the advisors say.
Our appartment was excellent: small but tidy and very clean.
It has a kitchen (IKEA)-livingroom, a bathroom with shower and a big bedroom with a very confortable bed.
The area, the JOOrdan neightbourhood is safe, friendly and cool.
there are some restaurant around.
It about 20 minutes walking from central station. We did the way walking with luggage and its easy to find. Its a relaxed stroll along a shoping street.
The appartment is realy cool and we stayed as at home. It has free internet outside the room and there is no problem to use it at all.
We arrived late at night (around 1 am) and the owner was waiting for us....
to sum up: a perfect stay and we will return again

  • Stayed June 2008
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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2 Thank jaumetMasnou
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Address: Grote Bickersstraat 23 hs, 1013 KN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Centrum
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Ranked #121 of 326 B&Bs / Inns in Amsterdam
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Number of rooms: 44
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Bickersbed is situated in an area named 'Bickerseiland' in the historical center of the capital Amsterdam. The area is very famous for his history of old shipping warehouses and is less then 10 minutes walking from the central station. It is an unspoiled area of Amsterdam close to the Jordaan and the Haarlemmerstraat, a trendy and diverse neighborhood with an art house cinema, galleries and many restaurants. ... more   less 
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