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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I booked this hotel because it was the cheapest I could find and close to the railway station. I was worried it would be a bad area in the Red Light District, but it was a really nice and cozy area on a small canal street with lots of restaurants. Only a few minutes walk from the railway station and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a last minute spur of the moment trip to Amsterdam and booked this hotel with out even looking at the pictures let alone the reviews. Room- We had a twin room, two single beds and sink. The room was tiny and right up on the top floor but this is to be expected in central Amsterdam unless you... More 

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Thank H1990c
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location of the hotel is ideal! It's right in the hub of the city. The rooms are not the best and most bathrooms are shares mixed gender which we were not aware of. They also don't have the best showering facilities. However, the desk staff where very nice and informative and the view of the canal is beautiful. Find... More 

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Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

I unfortunately hadn't read the reviews in detail so was in for a little surprise when I found out that it is in the RLD. Prepare yourself. This is a very budget hostel. The guys @ the front desk were very sweet though. The room is very tiny, but clean. The walls are paper thin. I had a bunch of... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

When I booked the hotel I didn't check the reviews, I just booked it because of the price and the location (that is really fine). I can say that contrary to the reviews, the hotel was not dirty. Even the toilet that was in common was clean. The beds were fine too. Well if you want to really live Amsterdam,... More 

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south of boston
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

OK Place on the edge of the red light district. Face it how much time do you spend in your room. if you are looking for a safe place to sleep it fits the bill. no services, no elevator it's a place to crash

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Asslar, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

It's expensive, near red light very easy to find. The beds are quite comfortable And the Showers in the 2 Person room Are nice, very nice to sleep if you Want to go fast to centraal Station, Location: 5/5 Price: 3/5 Staff depends because There can be a nice guy or the pakistaner who aint happy with his life

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Chicago, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

have stayed here several times over last 10+ years and the character has changed quite a bit recently. Its got an epic location and rooms for singles, couples or groups that are cheap and reasonably clean. The best part of the pale used to be the bar and the Dutch staff and billiards etc. The bar used to feature a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

Properly the worse hotel in the world had booking problems dirty room found a used condom under the bed and signs of rats it smelt bad and the people were rude. There also seemed to be a lot of prostitutes hanging around. STAY AWAY.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

Stayed on better park benches than at this place, The staff are rude and hate anyone not Dutch. The place absolutely stank, I don't think it had EVER been cleaned! We use the sinks in the public toilets to wash and brush our teethe its that bad, luckily we was only there one night. Anne Frank had better facilities.

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Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to view some of the city’s most picturesque canals, historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples of traditional local architecture – not to mention Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some less salubrious activities drawing the curious to this age-old part of time. Nevertheless, the Red Light District is still a very safe and incredibly fascinating area where at the turn of a corner you can be transported from the dingy glow of modern day neon red to a glorious 16th century Delft blue dreamscape.
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You are going to Amsterdam and you are looking for a suitable place in Amsterdam budget hotel to stay? Welcome to the Amsterdam Crown Hotel! If you are full of energy and active and you are looking for some adventure in one of the craziest capitals in whole Europe or you are looking for Amsterdam city break, you have found the right place and the right Amsterdam budget hotel. Here you are, in the centre of Amsterdam! One step out and you enter the world of coffee shops, sex shops and it takes one minute to get to Red Light District with so many pretty girls! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel The Crown

Address: Oudezijds Voorburgwal 21, 1012 EH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Red Light District (De Wallen)
Price Range: $101 - $248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel The Crown 1*
Number of rooms: 17
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