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    Shelter City Hostel Amsterdam

    Barndesteeg 21, 1012 BV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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    • Excellent25%
    • Very good45%
    • Average20%
    • Poor5%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Free Parking
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    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

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

    Thanks JV0214 for this very detailed review :)

    Reviewed 3 June 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

    Thank Sebastián S
    Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

    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

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    Reviewed 29 April 2017

    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.

    Reviewed 27 April 2017

    I stayed 1 night in a 4 bed dorm Positives: -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

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Amsterdam >
    • Red Light District (De Wallen)
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    19 September 2015|
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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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