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Sara's Boutique Hotel

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Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is in a perfect location for reaching the main attractions, right by a canal and with a good Italian restaurant right across the road. We walked everywhere and found this hotel was pretty central so a short walk to everywhere we wanted to go. 10 minute walk to the Van Gogh Museum and about 15 minutes slow walk...

Thank Helen E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great little hotel. Staff very friendly and helpful with directions when needed. Everything is within 20-30mins walk from the hotel, or even quicker if you cycle. Modern and comfortable. The king size bed was very comfortable and the room was very well sized. Saw a few reviews saying the elevator was slow, it is. But frankly not an issue if...

Thank Dylan V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed back in October for 2 days 3 nights had a fab time loved the room shame was no bar in the hotel but still was a short distance from Leidseplein square for plenty of drinks & coffee shops. Will return! Thankyou!

Thank Hannah N
Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

The hotel was brilliant all clean and friendly staff, the rooms were lovely with plenty of room also room service every morning with fresh bedding and towels,the bed was huge and really comfortable me and my partner would definitely it and is going to be back .

1Thank Leanne A
Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Was rather pleased with the hotel. The room was comfortable and staff were helpful. The noise outside the room could be heard quiet easily especially during the night time. Be aware you can't get into your room until 3pm but they kindly look after your bags so you can go explore. I would recommend the hotel as it was a...

1Thank Zoe G
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Excellent location, close to all attractions in the center and to public transportation. Room 2 on the ground floor is quite small and noisy because of people traveling through the entrance and from the receptionist himself one evening until midnight. Bathroom is about 1 meter x 2 meters (3 x 6 feet) all included, i.e. the entire bathroom is the...

Thank Olivier J
Queensland, Australia
Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

Modern, comfortable and well situated. The king size bed was very comfortable. Close to huge selection of cafes and restaurants, close to river canal cruise boarding jetty. Within walking distance to most attractions. We walked to the maritime museum. Well priced, I was very happy with this hotel

1Thank Justjoanne
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed October 5, 2016

Location good. Room really small, elevator a joke, hard floor, little soundproofing. Really noisy at night. Room not available til 3.00 pm after an overnight flight from Canada!! Cost us $780.00 for 2 days in September. Usury!

Thank lesleyhobbs41
Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Good hotel, staff really friendly stayed in room 11 room was very clean and good size for Amsterdam , fresh towels every day also had a balcony which is a bonus , also in a good location and would definitely stay again

Thank lukeccfc88
Muenster, Germany
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Well located hotel, comfortable bed. Clean rooms and bathrooms. We stayed on the ground floor, next to the reception, which was very loud. We only stayed fo a day for going out, so it didn't bother us so much, but I would probably wont book it again.

Thank Gero L
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sara's Boutique Hotel Situated only 500 metres from the famous Leidseplein, Sara's Boutique Hotel is located in Amsterdam. It offers modern accommodation, housed in a classic canal house. Free WiFi access is available here. Rooms here offer king-size bedding, a 32 inch, flat-screen TV, a desk and a small seating area. The private bathroom comes with a shower and luxurious toiletries. Most of the rooms are also equipped with a balcony. Sara's Boutique Hotel is a 5-minute walk from the bus- and tram stop Raamplein. From here, a direct connection will bring you to the Central Station within 15 minutes. The Museum Quarter can be reached within 10 minutes. Schiphol Airport is 13.6 km away from this property. Oud-West is a great choice for travellers interested in cycling, museums and shopping ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sara's Boutique Hotel

Address: Tweede Helmersstraat 6, 1054 CH Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Formerly Hotel Crystal)
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Vondelpark
Price Range: $78 - $321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sara's Boutique Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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Crystal Hotel Amsterdam
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“If you would struggle with the very steep stairs, ask for a downstairs room.”
 of 5 bubbles 781helene, 3 days ago | Read review
“Avoid ground floor if possible (this must be the cheapest room available on the Internet for this hotel, still expensive)”
 of 5 bubbles 442olivierj, Oct 18, 2016 | Read review
“Better to stay on topb”
 of 5 bubbles 309jana_, Jun 30, 2016 | Read review
“away from the elevator and perhaps avoid level 1”
 of 5 bubbles RizaBH, Jun 28, 2016 | Read review
“Go for a higher room, might be quieter?”
 of 5 bubbles HarrisTweeds, Apr 10, 2016 | Read review
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