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Between Langebrugsteeg and Dam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 626 6866
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A hidden gem

Make sure to walk down Nes, you find great bars, restaurants and hotels such as Rho and V here... read more

Reviewed May 15, 2016
Oslo, Norway
via mobile
Commercial street one block from Rokin

Most tourists do their strolling on Rokin, but one block beyond the waterway, where the... read more

Reviewed December 5, 2014
Ridgewood, New Jersey
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May 15, 2016
“A hidden gem”
Dec 5, 2014
“Commercial street one block from Rokin”
Between Langebrugsteeg and Dam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Red Light District (De Wallen)
+31 20 626 6866
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Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Make sure to walk down Nes, you find great bars, restaurants and hotels such as Rho and V here. They are fixing up a lot of the buildings here, gutting them out. We can't wait to come back to discover the new places!

Thank Shanniche
Reviewed December 5, 2014

Most tourists do their strolling on Rokin, but one block beyond the waterway, where the construction just seems to go on and on, is a different neighborhood entirely. Check out the low-cost restaurants and other businesses. This is probably not the best street to be...More

Thank LWL3333
Reviewed September 1, 2014

...and wouldn't recommend it unless you are a heavy sleeper, and enjoy the charm of tourist wandering about at all hours urinating and shouting each others names. On the plus side the location is great for shops, there are a couple of nice bars along...More

Thank Derek B
Reviewed June 25, 2014

It looks like a poky back alley, but explore a little and you'll find all sorts of restaurants and hotels, plus a little bit of peace and relative quiet just off Nes square. There's also the Comedy theatre and other venues. Seems to be very...More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed August 28, 2012

nice little restaurants are hidden in this street. try Mappa, good kitchen, nice service. be early or even better have a reservation, they are often full.

Thank nadinespitteler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
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Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the
Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its
saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to
view some of the city’s most picturesque canals,
historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples
of traditional local architecture – not to mention
Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist
temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some
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