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Reviewed September 12, 2005

I stayed with my husband and two friends in August 2005 in the Sunhead of 1617 and we loved the place! The location is ideal, it is on Herengracht corner Leliegracht and it is only a short walk into the city center. The rooms are tastefully decorated and cosy. Carlos and his partner Rolfe were VERY nice and helpful. They...

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Reviewed September 2, 2005

We stayed with Rolfe and Carlos last weekend and have to say, it exceeded our expectations. We had booked the Red room but unfortunatly when we arrived, Carlos told us they had a problem with the roof and we unfortunatly couldn't stay there. I have to say we were initially very dissapointed as we were looking forward to staying in...

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My fiancee and I, with two teenage children, were looking for somewhere in the heart of the Jordaan to chill for a few days at the end of a holdiday/work trip to Europe. We have used Tripadvisor before and have never been let down, this was no exception! We opted for one of the flats detailed on their webside ([-])...

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Staying in Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)

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Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
This UNESCO World Heritage Site is as historically significant as it is perennially popular. Whether you’re a history buff, architecture enthusiast, shutterbug, or fashionista, odds are you’ll find the Amsterdam you're looking for while roaming around the Grachtengordel (Canal Ring). A brilliant place to get lost in a moody meander and a key component to any sightseeing trip to Amsterdam, this area's major draws include the Anne Frank House, the Bloemenmarkt floating flower market, an enviable assortment of independent boutiques along De Negen Straatjes, and of course all of Grachtengordel’s lovely canals and bridges.
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Sunhead of 1617 is located in the heart of the wonderful 17th century canal district. Built in 1617, it is one of the oldest heritage monument buildings of the Herengracht. The Herengracht is the most beautiful and prestigious canal of lovely Amsterdam. ... more   less 

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Address: Herengracht 152, 1016 BN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
Price Range: $116 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Sunhead Of 1617 Hotel Amsterdam
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“Canal room has great views”
 of 5 bubbles TraceyStewart, Sep 23, 2015 | Read review
“ask for a room overlooking the canal”
 of 5 bubbles SurreyJosh, Sep 4, 2015 | Read review
“Most might prefer the canal view rooms but we didn't mind being at the back....very cozy and we used the room primariily for sleeping!”
 of 5 bubbles vcatherinejones, Jul 17, 2015 | Read review
“Third floor overlooking canal is lovely. Steep stairs though so may be unsuitable for those with mobility problems.”
 of 5 bubbles 874DavidP874, Jun 26, 2015 | Read review
“The Tulip room has a great view and is great but on 3rd floor and no lift/elevator”
 of 5 bubbles U3720ZYmichaels, Jun 9, 2015 | Read review
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