I went in March on a college trip- a big group of us
Very cold. Make sure you visit Anne Frank Museum; very moving
Heineken factory was a lot of fun too.
It is what it is! It is a cheap budget hostel! A hostel which is amazingly placed to tour Amsterdam central!
The ONLY people it is really perfect for would be fun loving, young people, groups and friends or people just in need of a cheap bed in Amsterdam for the night.
The bedrooms are like dorms, metal bunkbeds...a locker for your things.thats pretty much it. the shower is tiny...but bathroom okay.
There is a club downstairs which is great for cheap drinks and a laugh..with a crazy mirrored cube in the middle and a pole in the middle of that...greaat fun!
I think it is fab how the place plays on the whole hostel idea about the place making a joke of it...its really not that bad....just somewhere to sleep- which is all you really need on a flying visit to Amsterdam with some friends. cheap and cheerful!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Welcome to Hans Brinker, the cheapest, the worst, the best..No swimming pool, no roomservice, no pick-up service, no bridal-suite, no gym, no spa,no bellboy but cheap rooms, a restaurant, a nice bar, a club, 24 hour reception and 500 beds. The Hans Brinker Budget Hotel is the famous budget hotel in the city centre Amsterdam. It's located between the canals with a 2 minute walk to the famous entertainment area Leidseplein and a 5 minute walk to the museums at Museumplein. Public transport is nearby the hotel: you can take the tram to every direction in Amsterdam within a 2 minute walk. From Amsterdam Central Station take tramline 1, 2 or 5 to the hotel (in approximately 10 minutes at stop Keizersgracht). This budget hotel can accommodate individuals, backpackers and groups (students, scholars etc.). The hotel has single, double and triple rooms and dorms up to 8 persons. Each room has a private bathroom and lockers for personal belongings. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served at the spacious common area. There is a bar and an underground club, which is open every night till late. Free WIFI-access is available in the common areas. For the best stay in Amsterdam Hans Brinker provides tickets for many activities, bike rental, boat tours and other great deals. ... more less
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