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    The Vanguard

    Reguliersgracht 2, 1017 LR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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    Overview
    • Excellent93%
    • Very good4%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “loft room” (11 reviews)
    “b b” (44 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Banks Mansion
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    11 - 15 of 116 reviews

    Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

    This B&B is at an excellent location, but also just outside the noise of the city center. Cynthia is a great host, and she really made us feel at home. The basement room has a separate bathroom and entrance, so it was very private. We'll...More

    Thank Jonatan O
    Reviewed December 4, 2016

    I met Cynthia for the first time but she took care of me like we knew each other for a long time.She has a great ,honest and generous personality.She loves people and her very special companion Lapsang,the cat.,,The house and the room,the comfort of the...More

    Thank Sylvie B
    Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

    Booked the attic room and is as good as the reviews say, ideal for a couple. Location wise you are just far enough out to get a good night sleep bit within 5 mind walk you are generally where you want to be. Cynthia is...More

    Thank wrzdale
    Reviewed October 20, 2016

    We spent our honeymoon at The Vanguard Secret, which is an apartment under the main house. The welcome we received from Cynthia was warm and friendly. After showing us to our apartment, she asked what we were interested in and guided us on the best...More

    Thank asmbond
    Reviewed October 12, 2016

    first weekend away from our 2 year old and im normally hesitant when it comes to staying away from home due to what some people class as beds as i have a bad back. I can not thank our host enough such a warm personality...More

    Thank Haribo121
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    Details
    • Price range
    • $193 - $252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 2
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    • Location
    • The Netherlands >
    • North Holland Province >
    • Amsterdam >
    • Canal Ring (Grachtengordel) / Rembrandtplein
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    Traveler (112)
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    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
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    Ron S
    June 8, 2017|
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    Response from Mihaela545 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, the breakfast is included in the room price.
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    MoxTravel
    December 4, 2016|
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    Response from TheVanguard | Property representative |
    There are three rooms in the house, the Souterrain, the Ensuite and the Loft. Souterrain has a separate bathroom with shower, Ensuite with shower and bath and the Loft has a shower and sink which are part of the room but... More
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    "Best views in the Loft. Make sure you can do steep stairs"
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    "Make sure you are not in the basement if you want a canal view. The stairs are also very steep."
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    "The Ensuite room occupies the entire Second Floor with beautiful views of the canals"
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    "love them all"
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