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King Kong brings an entirely new attitude to Rotterdam. This boutique hostel has an iconic urban style and is a choice of a sophisticated, yet budget conscious traveller. Located in the middle of Cool district, the Witte de Withstraat, King Kong hostel has it's finger on the pulse of the city.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Centrally Located
Charming
HOTEL CLASS
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Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
120Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
34Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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All reviews free banana free coffee and tea lively street positive energy staff kitchen super chill free earplugs bunk beds nice coffee plenty of bars and restaurants free walking tour no lift good vibes place to stay young people cool city walkable distance
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderfully helpful and friendly staff! The hostel is extremely clean, cosy and comfortable. We have tried quite a few other hostels in Rotterdam but nothing compares to King Kong - highly recommended. Beds are luxurious and common spaces are very well kept - bathrooms look...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Grazia C
Reviewed October 23, 2018

I recently had a 2 night stay at the King Kong and can’t fault it. The location is great, a 10-15 minute walk from the Centraal station and there are lots of bars, cafes and restaurants on the street where the hostel is. The breakfast...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank HarryLime180
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

I stayed here for a couple nights. I was on my first solo trip and they are AWESOME 🎶🎵. They wee helpful, clean, inexpensive and they offer laundry for 8€ a load. Worth every euro. The atmosphere is homey yet chic. I will definitely choose...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank thorpes96
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Due to a bit of life circumstances I have to resort to staying in a hostel while still having to do my job as a freelance writer. I was expecting only a place to sleep and perhaps would go somewhere else during the day to...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank T N
Response from Alisa_Kokorina, Manager at King Kong HostelResponded October 8, 2018

Dear T N, I know you are still staying at our hostel and next time I see you I will give you a BIG HUG, so look out! :) Here at your service, Alisa

Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

I’m really enjoying my stay at King Kong so far, the house and the area is supercool and cozy and the people are very friendly. It’s central and close to everything. The free tour of the city was amazing, really recommend this place.

Date of stay: October 2018
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petrose392
April 29, 2018|
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nativenuyorker1
June 11, 2017|
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Yes, you should bring your own padlock, or you can buy one at the reception for 5 euros!
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nativenuyorker1
May 29, 2017|
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King Kong (metro Beurs) is few metro stops away from Ahoy (metro stop Zuidplein is where you go out), metro runs til midnight, and starts around 05:30. during festivals you can make use of night busses or taxis.
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Room Tips
"ask for a room that is not facing front, its more calm and quite"
ikodaeng
Sep 20, 2018
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"If you need doors, ask for a room with one."
AshaP384
Mar 3, 2018
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"Demander une chambre au 3ème étage !"
julienp914
Feb 12, 2018
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"Again for girls : Deluxe Girl Dorm is superb. But the standard one is also not bad. Still nice & clean :)"
MaySuprapatanant
Nov 20, 2017
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PRICE RANGE
$21 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
The NetherlandsSouth Holland ProvinceRotterdamCool
NUMBER OF ROOMS
23
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