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Reviewed 6 July 2015

This hotel is a bit far from the city center but close to tram to town. It was pretty nice. Stayed here as part of my Contiki tour. The pillows are massive so makes sleeping a bit challenging. Breakfast was delicious.

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Reviewed 3 July 2015

Rooms were small. Breakfast very expensive for what it was. Long way out of city centre involving 25 minutes public transport. Not a nice location, in suburbs with lots social housing and can be a bit intimidating after dark.

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Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

Just spent a night there, after arrival in Amsterdam. The hotel is quite far from the city center but we are fine by that because we're already getting tired. Opposite the hotel there's are a two bars and if you continue walking to the right side, there will be more bars and night shops. So the area is quite nice,...

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Reviewed 2 July 2015

Stayed here with 4 people in a room for 10 days. Clean. Only wish there was a mini fridge in room. Close to tram line 13/14/7 to Centraal Station, De Dam and Museumplein and Bus 69 to airport. About 30 mins to Central Station. Nice if you want to be outside of all the hustle and bustle. Grocery store close...

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Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Hotel met my expectations. Comfy bed, but noisy plumbing from an adjacent room. Well connected for getting into central Amsterdam - on two tram routes, a bus route and on a night bus route too. Breakfast was good, staff were good too.

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Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

Cant fault this hotel. Cheap and somewhere to sleep. What else do you want unless your spending allot of time in it which we didnt you cant complain. Has everything you need. Loved the mahogany in the rooms.

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Lemvig, Denmark
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Not the best, but all right for one overnight. Restaurant was out of more menus and drinks were not possible, due to the fact that the bar was closed. Reception service were OK - but poor information about parking and payment of parking

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Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

A lovely couple of days spent here. We Arrived early morning. Greeted by a very pleasant smily face. Very good sized rooms. Very clean. Friendly polite staff always. They were extremely helpful. Good views of the street. Market close by. Perfect for food. Definitely recommend. Fantastic city.

Thank Michaela J
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Far out from the hustle, almost at the end of line 14 and 7 is this hotel. It's appeal is that it's in residential area away from the centre but for some that would be a disadvantage. Think 20 mins to the centre. Staff were good and helpful without being exceptional. Breakfast was €12 but we opted for the bakery...

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Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

Arrived early morning and the staff were friendly and helpful. Room was nice and big and beds were really comfy. The kettle and cups were slightly dusty though. The hotel is about 20 minutes out of the city but once you get used to the trams and where to get off then it's not a problem. You need to get...

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BEST WESTERN PLUS Hotel Blue Square is an environmental friendly hotel and has a Green Key Silver status. The hotel takes its name from the striking building in which it is located. The building was designed by architect Van Gool and dates from the seventies. Van Gool has laid down that the building may only be painted in the characteristic blue color. All 175 rooms are spacious, soundproofed and equipped with air conditioning, free Wi-Fi and free coffee/tea facilities. You will find comfortable rooms with many amenities so that your visit is an experience that you would want to repeat. Whether you are staying in Amsterdam for business or looking for a destination for a short break, this hotel is the perfect start to anyone visiting the city. We are located near the exit of the A10 S104. In just 15-20 minutes you are in the city area of the centre of Amsterdam. Schiphol Airport, the RAI Convention Center, the port and Passenger Terminal Amsterdam (cruise ships) can be reached within 30 minutes. ... more   less 

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Address: Slotermeerlaan 80, 1064 HD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Price Range: ₹ 4,299 - ₹ 13,581 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Blue Square Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 180
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Also Known As:
Best Western Amsterdam
Amsterdam Best Western
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#88 Luxury Hotel in Amsterdam
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“Double room with two twin beds. ”
 of 5 bubbles domk1, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the back have a lovely view over water.”
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“we had a middle of hotel room which looked out onto communal garden so was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles keschapman, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
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