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NOTTINGHAM
1 review
5 helpful votes
Reviewed January 31, 2006

We have stayed in many place's and we would"nt let our dog have stayed in rooms 11 & 12.The heating did"nt work & showers were still as cold as they where 6 months ago.The staff did evey thing they could to help(what a joke) STAY HERE AT OWN RISK.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed January 2, 2006

There are many reasons to avoid this hotel. Steep stairs, no hot water over a freezing new years weekend, toilet operated by a piece of coat hanger wire that sticks out from the top of the cistern, no TV or fridge (present but faulty), steep stairs, thin walls (with or without rats), mystery 'errors' with our room rate that saw...

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London, UK
1 review
5 helpful votes
Reviewed January 2, 2006

This place is the pits. There was no hot water for the entire 5 days we stayed there. The TV, fridge & phones didn't work, there were no overhead lights only lamps, which did not give enough light. We had two rooms in this hostel and both rooms were as bad as each other. Our bathroom did not have a...

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Kuala Lumpur
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2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 19, 2005

Dirty bedsheets, smelly bedroom, dirty toilets, 4 flights of steep staircases...avoid it by all means unless you have the energy to climb up the stairs with your luggages! And the breakfast was not included as promised too.

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Ireland
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3 helpful votes
Reviewed June 25, 2005

I am just back from staying in this hotel and it put a bit of a downer on my holiday. The website said it was an en suite room, tv, tea and coffee making facilities, breakfast included in price, and all taxes and charges were included in price. When we arrived, we had to pay city tax on top of...

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london, uk
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Reviewed June 6, 2005

Nothing fancy, but a large clean room, friendly staff, and very good location. Really ok for the price.

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UK
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Reviewed March 17, 2004

Clean large room. Nice toilet/wash facilities. The location is very good. The leidseplein is easy to get to on the trams. Staff were all pleasant.

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Ireland
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Reviewed September 22, 2002

I went to amsterdam last february and stayed in this hotel. It looked quite good on from the pictures on the internet site (hoteladvice) i booked it through. For a budget hotel I thought yes that look good. That was until I arrived. It was a stale old horrible room. Nothing was working. The safe was broken and the door...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Leidseplein Hostel

Address: Korte Leidsedwarsstraat 79, 1017 PW Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Stadsdeel Zuid
Price Range: $15 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Leidseplein Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Ask for room 7, floor 2, thats were I stayed and it was fab!”
 of 5 bubbles francescarringrow, Aug 19, 2016 | Read review
“Do not take a room that is street-side!!!”
 of 5 bubbles V9272KBdavidf, May 21, 2016 | Read review
“rooms on first floor”
 of 5 bubbles 185vanessat, Nov 18, 2015 | Read review
“Maybe the private rooms might be better (if they exist). But seriously, I never valued privacy so much until I had the horrible luck of staying in this place for 3 nights and 4 days. ”
 of 5 bubbles adjafd, Jan 12, 2015 | Read review
“Avoid at all costs”
 of 5 bubbles Arwen1979, Oct 12, 2014 | Read review
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