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The Posthoorn

299 reviews
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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for three nights in the Canal View room on the recommendation of friends, and were not disappointed. Francois the owner was a wonderful host, taking a lot of trouble to orient us and to point out restaurants and sights we might (and did)...More

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 3 December 2017

This accommodation was highly recommended by our travel agent and we are so glad that we chose to stay here. Francois is a perfect host. He is very friendly, accommodating and provides very helpful tips about restaurants, sites, etc. Like somebody previously mentioned, make sure...More

1  Thank Sunny305
Reviewed 4 August 2017

The Posthoorn was the perfect place for my grown son and I to stay for three nights. I had a quiet room out the back, and my son's room faced the quiet one-lane street along the canal. Our rooms were comfortable and our host Francois...More

1  Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Very clean, large comfortable room with sofa, attentive host, walking distance of most attractions.....easy 8 minute stroll to Ann Frank's House (book on line as far ahead as possible as afternoon queues are extremely long).........Van Gogh Museum 30 minute walk. Canal side, many cafes, restaurants...More

1  Thank Michael D
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This was our second time at the Posthoorn having stayed here a couple of years ago. Coming back was like coming home. It is a short walk from the train station and in a wonderful, calm part of town. It is around the block from...More

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$155 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$155 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
This UNESCO World Heritage Site is as historically
significant as it is perennially popular. Whether
you’re a history buff, architecture enthusiast,
shutterbug, or fashionista, odds are you’ll find the
Amsterdam you're looking for while roaming around the
Grachtengordel (Canal Ring). A brilliant place to get
lost in a moody meander and a key component to any
sightseeing trip to Amsterdam, this area's major draws
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Laavanya S
20 March 2017|
Response from posthoornamsterdam |
Dear Madam, Sir Thank you for contacting the Posthoorn, I am very sorry but we are already fully booked for your dates. We hope you will find easily an accommodation for your stay in Amsterdam. With kind regards, The... More
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"Room out the back is probably the quietest"
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"Well maintained old merchant's house. Hosts live in upper floors, guests occupy three rooms on ground..."
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"Patio room can take a family with children."
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"Book ahead to anne frank and museums to avoid queues."
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