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Heart of Amsterdam

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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good35%
  • Average26%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible17%
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“bed dorm”(11 reviews)
“red lights”(5 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
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Rooftop Bar
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

I stayed here with my Mother in Law, the price was great, the location amazing, and our room had a bench just outside which was perfect for our stay as my mother in law just wanted to get super high!😂 If you don't mind church...More

Thank KateEmiily
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

If you want to be in amongst the hustle and bustle of the red lift district this hostel is the place to be. I visited on one of the warmest days In summer, around 27 degree Celsius. The room I checked into had a couple...More

Thank Matt L
Reviewed 2 July 2017

As a solo traveller who had just started his one month euro trip interrailing around Europe I arrived at the Heart of Amsterdam. There was a tiny common room area which combined with the fact the staff do not organise anything social means if you...More

Thank k g
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Right in the "heart" of Amsterdam. Close to all the attractions such as Dam sq. Rembrandt sq and the museums. I would recommend you keep your purse or wallet safe as there are many pick-pockets lurking

Thank BigJimMsc
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Cheap and central hostel in the heart of the red lights district! Tiny but cozy and clean common areas, right on one of the main canals.. Peronally couldn't expect for more.. Also very kind staff! Thumbs up for HoA

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US$37 - US$449 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$37 - US$449 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the
Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its
saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to
view some of the city’s most picturesque canals,
historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples
of traditional local architecture – not to mention
Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist
temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some
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They charge you full price in advance with no possibility of a refund. Crooks.
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"Stay somewhere else"
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"7 minutes walk from the center"
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"Room 12, 8 bed dorm, has a view of the red light district street"
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"If you have difficulties with mobility, don't choose here as so many steep stairs to climb!"
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