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    Shelter City Hostel Amsterdam

    Barndesteeg 21, 1012 BV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Multilingual Staff
    Free Parking
    Pool
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    NH Collection Amsterdam Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky
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    11 - 15 of 245 reviews

    Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

    Cheerful, smiley, helpful staff. Great location in the red light district. Great breakfast options for free - if you choose muesli you receive a big portion with a whole piece of fruit of your choice. Room was stuffy with 16 people sleeping there however and...More

    Thank banananananana
    Reviewed 19 July 2017

    Really friendly staff at front desk. Breakfast was tasty but could have been slightly more options. Dorm room was nice and was cleaned frequently. In the centre of the Red Light district so you are not far from the main area. Even though it is...More

    Thank Rebecca L
    Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

    We booked this hostel via Hostelworld and we didn't realise it was a Christian hostel until we arrived. They do a very good job of covering this up when booking online, probably to stop people being put off from coming here. We were told that...More

    Thank Filip R
    Response from Shelterams, Manager at Shelter City Hostel AmsterdamResponded 19 July 2017

    Hi Filip, Sorry to hear that our hostel is not what you expected. Actually, we try to be very expressive in the fact that our hostel is run by Christian volunteers. It is actually stated in the first line on the Hostelworld property page and...More

    Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

    I love it, I wish I could spend more nights here. The location is perfect, really central, near everything. Staff so friendly and nice. Rooms really comfortable and also the breakfast is included and the wifi works!

    Thank Marta C
    Response from Shelterams, Manager at Shelter City Hostel AmsterdamResponded 19 July 2017

    Thanks Marta!

    Reviewed 11 June 2017

    As soon as you enter this hostel, you find peace and tranquility from the hectic activity and gritty smell of the city. This hostel is located on a small alley bounded by the Red Light district on one side and a bars and coffee shops...More

    1  Thank JV0214
    Response from Shelterams, Manager at Shelter City Hostel AmsterdamResponded 19 July 2017

    Thanks JV0214 for this very detailed review :)

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    • US$37 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Red Light District (De Wallen)
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    Response from gloria_jessica | Reviewed this property |
    No, the lockers are narrow. But there'll be room under the beds and just keep your valuables in the locker. You needed your own lock at this hostel, take a smaller to medium sized lock, not a big one! This place is great for... More
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    "DO NOT choose a dorm, instead go for a private ensuite. Maybe then you'll enjoy your stay."
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