We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

“Spend a bit more, you can do better.” 2 of 5 stars
Review of Nieuw Slotania Hotel

Best prices for -
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Nieuw Slotania Hotel
Ranked #324 of 363 Hotels in Amsterdam
Vancouver, Canada
Level Contributor
23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Spend a bit more, you can do better.”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Our travel agent booked us in referring to it as a budget hotel. Unless you are 20 something, pack backing and really want to cut costs, check out other options.

This is older hotel and more of a hostel with a few rooms that have been fixed up a little. There was no a/c and the heat was stifling and we had to leave the windows open, finally resorting to wet towels to try and cool off. It is extremely noisy. The sidewalk café below our window did not close until about 2 am and the street noise kept on until 4 am. Our hallway door was rattled all night by people too drunk to find their own room. Ear plugs don't help. There are phones in the room but can't be used to call out.

There are some pluses, free Wi-Fi, the sheets, towels and bathroom were clean, combination safe in room, the European breakfast buffet was ample and and the staff that we dealt with helpful with information, maps or making calls. The airport shuttle bus does go there, there is a grocery store across the street and the tram on the corner runs regularly to the city core although it is a 25 min. ride.

Room Tip: Take ear plugs! No air con. so had to leave window open, extremely noisy.
See more room tips
  • Stayed July 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 2 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank Vikingrrl
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

522 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    24
    88
    156
    108
    146
See reviews for
52
128
19
12
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
  • Location
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (46)
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Indonesian first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Level Contributor
34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014 via mobile

This hotel was the last 2 nights of our contiki. There appeared to be 2 other contiki groups staying here as well. My review may be slightly skewed due to the horrible experiences of other places we encountered over our 2 weeks, none the less you cannot deny that they had their rooms kept spotless, modern bathrooms (however our sink was hanging on by 1 screw) and comfortable beds.

I am unsure how the public transport was but by cab it was not too costly, averaged about 20 euro to get back to the hotel from anywhere we were really.

The immediate area had supermarkets, fast food, postal services and restaraunts which was all convenient. The bar within the hotel was decently priced and the food served for breakfast and dinner was of great quality.

I would stay here again if I return to Amsterdam!

Stayed August 2014, traveled with friends
Helpful?
2 Thank Graeme I
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Dundee, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Do not go to this hotel unless you will be drunk the entire time of your stay! It is extremely unclean, regardless of the price the linen and surfaces should be clean this is simply not good enough anymore. The staff are extremely rude and unhelpful and have no idea about customer service. The breakfast staff are vile also and the place is dirty. Do not stay here. The gentlemen who came to fix our television was very nice though. You should buck up your standards could be better. Free wifi which is very good.

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 1 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
2 Thank Anne Louise S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers are raving about these Amsterdam hotels

Level Contributor
94 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Nothing special, just a low budget, average hotel placed outskirts. For its prices, is was not so bad. I didn't expect daily cleaning, but they did so. Breakfast was also good, but I'm not choosy here. Service was friendly and helpful. If your budget is far limited, I would recommend them. However, if you're able to spend few more bucks (not so much actually) I will definitely advice to get something near the city center. For me, the main disadvantage was to spend at least 35 minutes in a tram or bus to get to the city and another 35 minutes for going back.

  • Stayed June 2014, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 2 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
3 Thank Michał K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Perth, Australia
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We stayed in June 2014 for 6 days. I was impressed by the size of the room and modern bathroom but there was only one window in the room that didn't vent the room very well. This wasn't very nice when housekeeping would leave an unpleasant body odour smell in our room everyday and also down the hallway.

  • Stayed June 2014, traveled with friends
    • 2 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 2 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 2 of 5 stars
      Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars
      Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
4 Thank AbbyTyler
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
New Orleans, Louisiana
Level Contributor
30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

The hotel itself is not completely terrible, it's pretty standard for the price. Our room was impossible to find, as was another two rooms in our group. It took us upwards of 30 minutes to locate it. The room was average in size and it was clean enough. Breakfast was pretty subpar.

  • Stayed November 2013, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
Thank SweetMelissa222
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Amsterdam hotels
1.7 mi away
New West Inn Amsterdam
New West Inn Amsterdam
#160 of 363 in Amsterdam
3.5 of 5 stars 908 reviews
2.4 mi away
West Side Inn Hotel
West Side Inn Hotel
#287 of 363 in Amsterdam
3.0 of 5 stars 1,692 reviews
1.0 mi away
MEININGER Hotel Amsterdam City West
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.2 mi away
BEST WESTERN Blue Square Hotel
8.8 mi away
Tulip Inn Amsterdam Riverside
Tulip Inn Amsterdam Riverside
#208 of 363 in Amsterdam
3.5 of 5 stars 623 reviews
0.6 mi away
Amsterdam Teleport Hotel
Amsterdam Teleport Hotel
#78 of 363 in Amsterdam
4.0 of 5 stars 290 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to Nieuw Slotania Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Nieuw Slotania Hotel

Property: Nieuw Slotania Hotel
Address: Slotermeerlaan 133, 1063 JN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #324 of 363 Hotels in Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Nieuw Slotania Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 115
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Booking.com, Hotwire, Priceline and Travelocity so you can book your Nieuw Slotania Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Nieuw Slotania Amsterdam
Hotel Nieuw Slotania

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing