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Anco Hotel

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Reviewed July 14, 2016

This is the perfect budget hotel in the area. Clean, friendly and relatively well priced. The service was excellent, as were the owners jokes. Breakfast was basic, but included in the price, varied and delicious. I'd stay here again.

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Reviewed July 14, 2016

Hotel is ideally situated, the rooms are clean and comfortable. The breafast is superb , served in an ecclectic lobby allowing you to interact with other guests. I would highly recommend this place to others. Would definitely stay here again. Ken M

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed July 13, 2016

The Anco is a fascinating place. It's in the Red Light District, and I stayed there twice about 10 years ago. Nice rooms, completely gay clientele and a relaxed atmosphere. It has since been renovated and I haven't stayed there because they had nothing available when I was there, so I stayed at the Citadel.

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Leuven, Belgium
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Very neat, clean and (especially for Amsterdam) big rooms! Exactly like on the photos. Great guys!!! Incredibly welcoming and helpful! Thank you Karl, Josef and Feliciano. When I come back to Amsterdam I will definitely come to your place again! You spoilt me, wouldn't like it in any other hotel. Thank you for all the help and a very special...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for the first time and loved it. It might be compact and even a bit worn at the edges but this is made up for by the warmest welcome I have ever had at a hotel. The location is spot on being within 5 minutes all city centre locations . The price for where it is is such...

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Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed June 16, 2016

I wanted an inexpensive downtown hotel for two nights prior to a cruise. There are many downtown choices in Amsterdam, but as you would expect, they are expensive, typically in the 200-350 euro a night range. The Anco is a small, in fact tiny, hotel on the edge of the Red Light district overlooking a well travelled canal. Rooms there...

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Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Great location. Super friendly, helpful staff. More than willing to help with whatever you need. Included breakfast very nice. Room was clean, nice, spacious. Our room was right on the side of the canal with a great view. No elevator and spiral staircase very steep so may have trouble with luggage but staff was eager to assist with that so...

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Norwalk, Connecticut
Reviewed May 30, 2016

I really enjoyed my stay at the Anco Hotel. I had the second floor suite with a spectacular view looking out over the canal and a beautiful church across the canal. The room had a fridge, microwave and plenty of space. The room and building was clean and secure. I felt at home and the breakfast was great. The location...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 17, 2016

Always a pleasure to Visit Amsterdam and the Guys at the Anco Hotel - Great Hosts and Friendly Service, Clean Rooms and an Excellent Breakfast - What More Can You Ask For! Under 10 minutes walk from Central Station and in the Heart of the Red Light District and Great for Shopping too!

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Reviewed April 26, 2016

This is where you need to stay while in Amsterdam. It's in a great location, very central, with great. Views of the canal and a beautiful church right across the way. Even though it's right in the middle of the tourist areas ( the red light district being a few streets down) you would never know it. I slept like...

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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 less salubrious activities drawing the curious to this age-old part of time. Nevertheless, the Red Light District is still a very safe and incredibly fascinating area where at the turn of a corner you can be transported from the dingy glow of modern day neon red to a glorious 16th century Delft blue dreamscape.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Anco Hotel

Address: O.Z.Voorburgwal 55, 1012 EJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Red Light District (De Wallen)
Price Range: $46 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
Anco Hotel Amsterdam
Hotel Style:
#8 Best Value Hotel in Amsterdam
#40 Romantic Hotel in Amsterdam
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“Rooms at the back would be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles StalybridgeTony, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Rooms with view a bit noisy, better a room to the back side if you don't care the view, but rather need more quietness.”
 of 5 bubbles SergioAdviser, Oct 10, 2016 | Read review
“"Bunkroom" is great for 4 friends that are comfortable with each other changing clothes & getting ready to go out for the evening.”
 of 5 bubbles 692alleng, Oct 4, 2016 | Read review
“Basement room has a smoking area next to it.”
 of 5 bubbles elliebelli8, Sep 19, 2016 | Read review
“Stairs are steep, and there is no elevator, so consider that in requesting your room.”
 of 5 bubbles gtaylorpdx, Aug 29, 2016 | Read review
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