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“In the heart of Amsterdam” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Nova Hotel Amsterdam

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Nova Hotel Amsterdam
Ranked #144 of 362 Hotels in Amsterdam
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38 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“In the heart of Amsterdam”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2013

We wanted to be in the middle of the action. We were here for 2 days and wanted to make the most of it. Hotel is situated perfectly. Quiet location even though it seems like it might be noisy. Felt very safe. The hotel is well used but is efficient. Breakfast is nice welcome. Clean rooms. Service is thorough with information on what to do, where to go and how to do it. Good mix of clientele. Older and younger. All very respectful.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 bubbles
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2013

I spent a few nights here whilst house hunting in Amsterdam. It was clean, tidy and quiet. Good amenities, free WiFi. Breakfast was a busy time, but the standard of food was good.

It's central location (it's literally a 5 minute walk to Dam Square) makes it great for first timers to Amsterdam who want to see as much as possible.

If there was one thing that was strange, it was the old style 'hand your keys in before you leave' etiquette

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  • Stayed October 2013, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Thank Jonhaywooduk
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2013

Great little hotel....very friendly staff , rooms are very clean and tidy. Breakfast was a continental buffet which is a great start to the day.The location was a 10 minute walk from Dam square and all the attractions of a wonderful liberal city

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Thank Tony T
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Westgate-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2013

This hotel is ideally situated to discover the delights of Amsterdam. The rooms are large and clean, breakfast is top class buffet, staff are very very helpful. Would highly recommend this hotel and would stay again.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Mike B
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Malmo, Sweden
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151 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2013

I agree with many of the reviewers of this hotel; the location is perfect. No need for spending money on trams, buses or taxis. The hotel seems to have been refurbished not too long ago, and the bathroom was big, nice and clean. Our triple room was actually a very spacious four-bed room, including refridgerator, flat screen TV and safe. The breakfast buffet was good enough. To be really good it should have had more warm courses and maybe some more vegetables. The staff was helpful, efficient and friendly.The room price is quite high, but given the location and the standard I would say we got what we paid for.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Thank Roland M
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Livingston
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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2013 via mobile

If you are looking for a central based hotel that is cheap and cheerful then the Nova Hotel ticks those boxes. We had a fab long weekend in Amsterdam and think a lot of that had to do with the great location of the Hotel. Breakfast is a basic continental, rooms were a decent size and clean.

  • Stayed February 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Thank SIobhan1973
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Manchester
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85 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2013

We have stayed at the Nova before as its very handy for all the sights, shops, bars and restaurants as its just across the road from the palace and Dam square. This time we were not as pleased as it has gone more downhill than before. It was a bit grubby and the breakfast was quite poor for the high cost so I don't think we will be going back when we next visit Amsterdam.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Thank alibobsManchester
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Additional Information about Nova Hotel Amsterdam

Property: Nova Hotel Amsterdam
Address: Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 276, 1012 RS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Centrum
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
#83 Family Hotel in Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Nova Hotel Amsterdam 3*
Number of rooms: 61
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