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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
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Response from Shelterams, Manager at Shelter City Hostel AmsterdamResponded 19 July 2017
This hostel is very well located (middle of Red Light District), 10-min walk to the Dam Square and 2-min walk to the Nieuwmarkt. Considering the location, the price is well, even when Amsterdam is an expensive city. They include breakfast. Three options: sandwich, muesli or...More
The staff are really nice and international, and so are the people you meet at the hostel. It's in convenient location (around 10 min away from the center) and I was initially worried about the location at first (Red District right nearby), but I never...More
I spent three nights here. Location is excellent for tourism and nightlife. Moreover Shelter City is not far walking from Centraal Station.
The 4-beds room was good and clean. Maybe the bathroom-toilet is a bit small, but it is not a problem as I chose...More
Thank Car P
Response from Shelterams, Front Office Manager at Shelter City Hostel AmsterdamResponded 29 April 2017
Dear Car P,
Thank you for your evaluation. We enjoyed you staying in our hostel.
I stayed 1 night in a 4 bed dorm
-Check in from 1.30.
-Free luggage storage
-Very comfortable bed, pillow, linen
-Very nice hot breakfast (included in rate)
-Location is amazing, very central, ironically in the Red Light district. 10 mins walk to Central...More
US$24 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
less salubrious activities drawing the curious to this age-old part of time. Nevertheless, the Red Light District is still a very safe and incredibly fascinating area where at the turn of a corner you can be transported from the dingy glow of modern day neon red to a glorious 16th century Delft blue dreamscape.
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
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 location and the communal bathrooms means no wait for a shower, I highly recommend it :)