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Flying Pig Downtown

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  • Excellent45%
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  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“smoking room”(200 reviews)
“bed dorm”(43 reviews)
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Reviewed March 6, 2015 via mobile

i have been to Amsterdam 5 times now, and due to me staying here the first time and having such a good time i have ALWAYS stayed here!!! there are many reasons to stay here.... Price....very cheap and you have the option to have a...More

Thank Daryl M
Response from FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig DowntownResponded March 9, 2015

Wauw! Thank you so much for your amazing review! It is so great to read you keep coming back to stay with us, this makes us really happy! We were pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and we'll be sure to...More

Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

I paid 14,5 € or so for a bed in a big dorm. The staff was friendly, too bad they dont speek dutch. There are free earplugs available for a good nightrest. The hostel is great for meeting new people. Smoking room is always open....More

Thank braadkieken S
Response from FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig DowntownResponded March 4, 2015

Hello! Thanks for your nice review! It is really nice to read you enjoyed your stay! Indeed, not all our receptionists talk Dutch. We have people working at the Pig from Spain, England, Canada, France, Australia and even someone from Lithuania :D But of course...More

Reviewed February 25, 2015

I have stayed at this hostel a couple of times, but the thing that really provoked me to review it was an experience I had over the weekend, whereby I'd had a rubbish day and, rather embarrassingly, started crying on front of one of the...More

3  Thank Milly D
Response from FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig DowntownResponded February 26, 2015

Hi there, Thank you so much for leaving this lovely review and for taking the time to reply. It is so great to hear that one of our staff members was able to make your day a little bit better. We will pass your kind...More

Reviewed February 24, 2015 via mobile

We stayed in the hostel for 6 days, and had an incredible time. The hostel is centred in the middle of Amsterdam with only minutes walk to anywhere. Although there is limited food provided in the hostel the bolanase pizza that is provided at the...More

Thank Michael L
Response from FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig DowntownResponded February 25, 2015

Hi there, We were very happy to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and we'll be sure to pass on your kind words to our staff. Our guys love their jobs and it really makes their day to know that they've made a...More

Reviewed February 22, 2015

Stayed there while a go and it was good hostel to go backpacking or just with friends, the highlight is the bar area with low tables and sofas where everyone chill and have a smoke(one of the few places you can smoke in the bar...More

Thank Alysson C
Response from FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig DowntownResponded February 25, 2015

Hi there, Thank you so much for taking the time to tell us about your stay. We really appreciate this! It is really great to read you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you back some day! Safe travels! Cheers, The Flying Pig...More

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$59 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Centrum
Amsterdam’s buzzing hub, with its sprawling network of
tram rails and a seemingly constant flow of tourists
and commuters, yields convenient access to some of the
best sightseeing, shopping, and street life in Europe.
Closest at hand are the Royal Palace, the quaint shops
of Haalremmerdijk, the pedestrianized zones
Kalverstraat and Dam Square with popular neighborhoods
such as the Red Light District, and the Canal Ring
...More
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Olivia K
May 16, 2018|
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Response from FlyingPigDT | Property representative |
Hi there! Thank you so much for your question and great that you are coming to stay! The best thing to do is to contact our head office on fpreservations@flyingpig.nl and they will get back to you as soon as possible! For... More
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Rachel L
March 20, 2018|
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Response from FlyingPigDT | Property representative |
Hi there! Thank you for your question and interest in staying here! Indeed, it is a lot down to your own preference. We have one 6 bed female dorm with an ensuite. We also have rooms like our 8 bed and 6 bed single which do... More
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Kay G
November 18, 2017|
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Response from saikapoor | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a four bedded private n it did not hav a kettle
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"Treat yourself to a Private Room, having the extra space and private bathroom is worth it!"
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"Try to get a room on the 1st floor"
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"Large range of options from girls only rooms, 4 person to a room up to 32 in a room, even options of queen..."
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"Maybe dont go for a double bed as its in the basement which wasn’t super ideal would’ve loved upstairs."
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