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Heart of Amsterdam

459 reviews
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good34%
  • Average27%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible17%
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“bed dorm”(11 reviews)
“top bunk”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Room Service
Rooftop Bar
Pets Allowed
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 16 June 2013

Two friends and I stayed at the Heart of Amsterdam for two nights during May, one night in an eight bed dorm and the other night in a private room. The beds were clean and comfortable, but the hostel in general could do with a...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2013


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Reviewed 31 May 2013

I went here for a stag do last year and I think it was ideal for 8 english lads doing this or travellers but thats it. the price was £40 a night and this was so over priced for a bunk bed in a room...More

Thank Frank P
Reviewed 28 May 2013

If you want to stay in the red light district this is the place, I stayed in an 8 bed room with friends. The room was clean and basic, the bunk beds were comfortable. Take ear plugs as it can be a little noisy but...More

Thank Jenna B
Reviewed 14 May 2013

It was OK, but the Bathroom was not realy clean and thanks god my bed was next to the window, because of the ugly smell. Of course thats of all the other members but there was just no fresh air . WIFI was good. To...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$22 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$22 - US$205 (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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Bridget Mary G
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They charge you full price in advance with no possibility of a refund. Crooks.
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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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"We were on top floor so althought was a few flights of stairs, no rooms above us so no noisy people banging..."
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"Really long, winding and narrow staircase. Awful if you're in and out all day. Take a room beside the..."
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