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Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Wasn't too bad I suppose, was what we were all expecting to be honest and it wasn't too expensive. Was a little annoyed when I stepped on glass in the very small bathrooms and then even more irritated when I bought a bounty that got stuck in the vending machine. 2/5 for me.

Thank Carlin15
Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was quite happy with the standards at this hostel: good quiet location, safe and staff was very friendly and willing to provide information and help you with maps and how to go around the city. No frills hostel as you would expect, with great value for money if you are looking for a bed in Amsterdam. Recommended for solo...

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Dombovar, Hungary
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

All the restrooms were cold all the time, as there was no heating there and I don't know who the hell but someone always opened the windows when there was -3 outside. So eventually there was -3 in the inside too. It was the only flaw I could remember. It was very cheap though, and next to cheapness it was...

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Reviewed December 14, 2016

This hoatel is TERRIBLE!!! Definitely the worst I have ever been! Lets star with the beginning: the reception girls are super rude! (specially the blonde one with the nose piercing)... If you arrive before the check-in time, you are not allowed to leave your stuff because "there's no space" (which was a lie because I saw the living area all...

1Thank Leslee B
Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

I have travelled a lot... always been in hostel ... always cheap and I can said that i never been unsatisfact like in this place . Starting from the welcome , workers are really unfriendly and not able to help ... the hostel is really small ... I was in a room for 8 people where there is no place...

1Thank Silvia T
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed September 7, 2016

One of the greatest welcoming i had in my experience with hostels! I finally had a great conversation with the friendly receptionist "Issy" when i arrived. I even saved time because he is a local and he informed me better that can do a website or a tourist office! Then about the hostel, it was really great as well. All...

1Thank marin_godec
New Zealand
Reviewed September 1, 2016

Firstly when you get to the airport get the train to city centre then get the BUS to the Van Gough museum. It will save you so much money on a taxi. Rooms were nice and the young girl and older man were SUPER friendly and welcoming and not to mention that beautiful cat! I asked to move beds though...

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed August 15, 2016

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 3, 2016

This hostel is cheap and well located, close to museums and staff is pretty nice. I stayed in a room with 12 beds, thinking there would be 6 bunk beds beds, but there were 4 3-level bunk beds, so imagine staying at the very top it's not convenient at all! There is no kitchen or anything to make yourself a...

Thank jo_est_fine
Reviewed August 1, 2016

There are plenty rules and come with hefty fines if they're not adhered to. Checking out late, after 10 am, is charged with an entire days extra cost. The hostel also only takes cash, so make sure to have some on hand. A deposit for the room key is required. The showers and bathroom are small and relatively cramped, but...

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Staying in Museum Quarter (Museumkwartier)

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Museum Quarter (Museumkwartier)
Top sites to see in this attractive and affluent part of town include the Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum, to name but two of the highly acclaimed museums of the aptly named Museum Quarter. And if you need a break from all the fantastic art, there’s the Neoclassical Concertgebouw music hall and Vondelpark, the city’s largest park. Shopaholics and luxury brand connoisseurs will love exploring the high-end shopping destinations of PC Hooftstraat, Van Baerlestraat, Cornelis Schuytstraat, and Jacob Obrechtstraat, where even the shop window displays are of museum quality. In the evenings, when the museums close and the daytrippers head home, the area becomes a quiet oasis of calm with a sophisticated and urbane tone.
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Additional Information about Hostel Cosmos Amsterdam

Address: Frans Van Mierisstraat 69 a, 1071 RL Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Formerly Janson Hostel)
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Museum Quarter (Museumkwartier) , Museumplein
Price Range: $15 - $186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Cosmos Amsterdam 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Be firm with reception if your room is still dirty.”
 of 5 bubbles MeowBatmanSymbol, Jul 24, 2016 | Read review
“If you sleep on the bottom bunk you might sleep in”
 of 5 bubbles F8803HC, May 6, 2016 | Read review
“Be careful to choose female only room if You are a female alone! The others are almost only male rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles LauraD_Bud, Apr 20, 2016 | Read review
“You cannot chose the rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles in_sy2014, Feb 22, 2016 | Read review
“The private bathroom is very small and not worth paying for.”
 of 5 bubbles jacobd272, Jul 21, 2015 | Read review
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