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    Shelter City Hostel Amsterdam

    Barndesteeg 21, 1012 BV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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    Overview
    • Excellent24%
    • Very good46%
    • Average20%
    • Poor5%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Multilingual Staff
    Free Parking
    Pool
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    Reviewed July 22, 2014

    At first, Shelter City seemed like a great place right in the middle of the RLD. However, there was a mistake of some sort with our booking, and SC cancelled our reservation without having contacted us first. So, imagine our surprise as we arrive to...More

    Thank Jenna K
    Reviewed July 14, 2014 via mobile

    Very nice and clean hostel. Staff is great and helpful with whatever you need, location cannot be better: it's very central and everything is at walking distance. Rooms were clean with ensuite toilet,bed lights and lockers. There are just one or two sockets in the...More

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    Reviewed June 26, 2014 via mobile

    We were a little put off by the fact that this hostel is a Christian one (they have evening prayer and everything) but after staying here we realised that this had no real impactt on our stay and no one pushed religion on us at...More

    Thank Jennifer M
    Reviewed May 26, 2014

    Shelter City is a christian hostel so it was a quite and cosy place. Even though I am not religious I really enjoyed the staying. Staff was very helpful, everything was clean and people were nice. Location is amazing just in the center of the...More

    Thank Marcela G
    Reviewed May 24, 2014

    This was our first stop on a two week tour of Europe. Our first hostel ever to stay in. We were SO happy to have had this one to 'break us in' hehe. I felt so safe, and welcomed by everyone here. Great rooms, so...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
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    • Price range
    • $35 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 158
    • Location
    • The Netherlands >
    • North Holland Province >
    • Amsterdam >
    • Red Light District (De Wallen)
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    • The Shelter City Hotel Amsterdam
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    Response from gloria_jessica | Reviewed this property |
    No, the lockers are narrow. But there'll be room under the beds and just keep your valuables in the locker. You needed your own lock at this hostel, take a smaller to medium sized lock, not a big one! This place is great for... More
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    "You have to bring towels and keys for the locker..."
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    "DO NOT choose a dorm, instead go for a private ensuite. Maybe then you'll enjoy your stay."
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    "Higher floors many stairs."
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