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We found accommodation in Amsterdam very expensive and so were delighted to find the Golden Bear. Beware though, it is a budget hotel, 1 star rated.
Having said that we had a nice large room, comfortable bed, nice sized shower and a mini fridge in...More
Good value, clean, decent breakfast (cold buffet) and very handy for seeing Amsterdam by foot and of course by boat. Disappointing cool receptionist on arrival, no offer to help with suitcase on those difficult stairs. Breakfast staff was much friendlier. Wanted to charge an extra...More
I said to my boyfriend one night, "When I'm with you, it's like I'm talking to myself." As weird as that may sound, it just means I feel that comfortable with him. And as with my stay at The Golden Bear, which was a business...More
The Golden Bear is a comfortable hotel in the center of the action in Amsterdam. Although ostensibly gay, there are frequently young straight couples staying here. The GB is close -- walking distance -- to almost anything you want to do in Amsterdam. And three...More
I did considerable research before selecting this B&B for our short stay in Amsterdam. The one thing I kept coming across in almost every review was complaints about the stairs. I am from NYC so I didn't think much about it. However everything that was...More
$94 - $296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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.
We spent a few nights at this hotel and never saw any rats. We were on the top floor so not sure if this had anything to do with not seeing any. The only problem we had was the smell of the toilet which constantly smelled of... More
We spent a few nights at this hotel and never saw any rats. We were on the top floor so not sure if this had anything to do with not seeing any. The only problem we had was the smell of the toilet which constantly smelled of urine. Hope this helps your decision.