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“Small rooms but clean and great location” 4 of 5 stars
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Tulip Inn Amsterdam Centre
Ranked #272 of 364 Hotels in Amsterdam
Sydney, Australia
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“Small rooms but clean and great location”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 via mobile

Friendly staff
Excellent and cheap breakfast
Clean
Small room but very modern bathroom
Feels like they were in midst of an extended renovation whilst still operating.
Bigger lift than usual for a European old hotel. 6 person.
Free WiFi in rooms plus TV doubles as computer screen with remote wireless keyboard.
Room 115 faces street and apart from musical church bells, sound doesn't intrude closed window.

Cons
..  Very Small rooms, air con just being installed. Little space for two suitcases.

Room was warm during summer but fan supplied. Newly installed Air con should be operating soon .

Stayed August 2014, traveled with friends
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Me and a few mates went to the Tulip Inn last week. It was an ideal location next to practically EVERYTHING!!! The staff are very helpful and approachable when we had any enquiries. There is some discount leaflets in the lobby too where you get money off the Heineken Factory experience (which is worth the money) and some money off a local bar crawl (would recommend, we done it twice) !!! Rooms were very clean and the value for money was great. The only downside was some bells from a nearby church went off all week every 15 minutes without fail, even throughout the night.
Was a brilliant trip and would definitely recommend !!!

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars
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Arizona
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8 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

If you're looking for something like a third world seedy hotel experience in the Red Light district of Amsterdam, the Tulip Inn Centre is the place for you. As a bonus, you get a rude clerk and "interesting" fellow guests. Lobby ceiling leaking with towels and bucket on floor to catch water. Booked a room with air conditioning. First clerk said they had no rooms with AC, then said they had a few. Gave us one of the "AC" rooms. AC mounted on wall was leaking and made noise, but did not work. Instead, large industrial fan to move stagnant humid air in room. Second, rude, afternoon clerk then said no rooms have AC. Construction debris in narrow, creaking, dimly lit hallways, dirty wrinked carpets in halls and in room. Sawing, drilling, pounding construction noises vibrating the walls. Nasty refrigerator in room, Tissue on floor in room. Did not pick tissue up to see what it might have been used for. Had prepaid room, but only stayed long enough to secure accomodations in decent hotel. Depending on what you're looking for, this may or may not be the hotel for you.......

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  • Stayed July 2014, traveled with friends
    • 3 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

Strayed here on a hen do was a great location but that was it. Rooms where not clean, the fridge was dirty with left over food in it. No air con so very warm in peak summer. They did not replace towels. Limited food at breakfast. Glad I only stayed two nights!

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Mesa, Arizona
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Worn down hotel, no air conditioning, leaks from the ceiling in the lobby and room ceiling, telephone in room did not work, room had an old air conditioner on the wall but it did not work. The afternoon desk attendant Arthur, (A for ...hole pardon the expression), had a rude nasty attitude from the gate! After waiting all afternoon to get checked in nothing worked, hotel smelled, carpet dirty, tiny winding hallways, a complete fire trap! Renovation and drilling going on with residue on the carpets. Tiny elevator, winding narrow stair case, questionable looking clientele, etc etc.The place should be shut down! I could go on and on!

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  • Stayed July 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 1 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

Worst hotel my partner and I have ever stayed in. Room in like a dungeon. No air con, room stinks and bathroom is so untidy I felt grose having a shower. The toilet looks like it hadnt been cleaned in months and the drains smelt in the morning. Holes in the walls. Dirty carpet. Most uncomfortable pillows.. to top it off loud banging and partys in the below street and a grinder going off next door at 7am in the morning! Hotel reception staff very rude. We had to climb 6 flights of unsafe unsturdy stairs to get to our room. Do not stay here most uncomfortable experience ever! 1/2 star experience

Stayed July 2014, traveled as a couple
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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Extremely rude staff on reception and it was like living on a building site for 2 days. Place stank and rooms didn’t get cleaned once despite asking. The only good thing about this hotel is the location stay away as it’s not even cheap

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars
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Additional Information about Tulip Inn Amsterdam Centre

Property: Tulip Inn Amsterdam Centre
Address: Beursstraat 11 - 19, 1012 JT Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Formerly Hotel Terminus)
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Red Light District (De Wallen)
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #272 of 364 Hotels in Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Tulip Inn Amsterdam Centre 3*
Number of rooms: 110
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