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Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Have stayed here twice now with my boyfriend and we absolutely love it. Brilliant room service and cleaning, friendly and professional staff always happy to help. Lovely rooms with a view onto the canal and big king sized beds, couldn't fault this place

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Hampshire,England
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

This hotel is within 10 mins walk of the Rijksmuseum and Van Gogh Museum and literally across the side road from a canal boat trip stop. Therefore great location for tourists. Restaurants within walking distance are fairly touristy but Stoop and Stoop is worth trying, see separate reviews. Rooms are adequate if a little dated and poorly lit but staff...

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Usually I visit a city or region and see a hotel I would rather of stayed at but not this time. I would without doubt reccomend this hotel to anyone. It's within walking distance of all attractions and restaurants. The staff are very helpful and courteous and were awesome. I highly advise the Canal cruise from outside the hotel. I...

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Thank Alex K
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 2 nights. We had a de-luxe room with two big beds. The room was modern in style and somewhat dark decorated - in contrast to the exterior style of the hotel which is an old building. The bathroom was rather small. The staff was very nice and helpful. The breakfast buffet very good.

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Rodolf_J_W, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay and review posting. It seems (to us at least) very helpful for fellow travellers and potential bookers. We hope to see you again. With best regards,

Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Hotel is lovely although room was very dark and we seemed to pay a heavy premium by booking in advance. Hotel is in nice location and reception were really helpful and friendly. However, restaurant was very poor. We decided to eat there as first night in Amsterdam and felt easier - restaurant looks really nice. However, service was dire -...

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Rodolf_J_W, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay and review posting. Our apologies for a restaurant experience that was not up to par. Lessons learned! Hopefully we get a chance to repair the perception upon your next stay. With best regards,

Saltaire, England
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for the weekend with a friend. The hotel is in a grand, architecturally interesting building and was well presented and decorated with some beautiful original features on the main stairs. The room itself was quiet with a comfortable bed and thick curtains that kept the room dark. The decor in the room was starting to get a little...

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Rodolf_J_W, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay and review posting. Good to know that you had a pleasant stay. The convenient bus line that you refer to is bus 197. With best regards,

Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is perfectly placed for first-time visitors to Amsterdam - major areas of the city can be covered on foot, and great museums, restaurants and shops are steps away. Hotel front desk staff members are knowledgeable and service-oriented. Exterior balcony rooms facing the canal are worth the 30 Euro up-charge from interior rooms, especially in warmer months. Rooms are...

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Rodolf_J_W, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay and review posting. We have been told that the majority of the roadworks should be finished by mid-december. With best regards,

County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

for the sake of the supplement take the superior room with balcony as the original one offered to us was so dark it was depressing, we moved to # 116 which was lovely room bright and airy thanks to very pleasant check-in girl - breakfast is excellent in a lovely room and all the staff were terrific

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Rodolf_J_W, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay and review posting. We are happy to see that we facilitated you adequately by accomodating you in a more preferred room. We shall implement more light in the other room. We hope to see you back. With best regards,

Aalborg
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is cosy with its own charm. Spacious rooms well furnished with adequate furniture. The double bed is really a double bed . Very conveniently placed if you are arriving fro Schiphol airport since bus 197 drops you almost at the Hotel's doorstep (Leidseplein). There was lot of roadworks / construction work at Leidseplein when we were there, and...

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Rodolf_J_W, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay and review posting. We hope that most roadworks are over by X-mas as the municipality has promised. With best regards,

South Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

Super hotel. Comfortable beds. Amazing breakfast. Free wi-fi. Free loaner umbrellas. Convenient location for both walking (walking distance to rijksmuseum) and for trams, canal boats, and airport shuttle (bus 197). Friendly staff and very service oriented. The main square/intersection adjacent to the hotel was undergoing extensive roadwork so was inconvenient with regards to pedestrian detours and some tram stops, but...

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Rodolf_J_W, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay and review posting. We are glad to hear that you would return and thank you for your recommendation. With best regards,

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American has a rich history. In 1882, the first hotel guests stayed at this unique location on Leidseplein. The current building dates from 1902 and is a wonderful example of Jugenstil. Right at the centre of this national monument is Cafe Americain, the hotspot where (hotel) guests and Amsterdam residents enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American

Address: Leidsekade 97, 1017 PN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Price Range: €127 - €304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American 4*
Number of rooms: 175
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Also Known As:
American Hotel Amsterdam
Hotel Style:
#7 Green Hotel in Amsterdam
#50 Luxury Hotel in Amsterdam
#58 Romantic Hotel in Amsterdam
#59 Family Hotel in Amsterdam
#84 Business Hotel in Amsterdam
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