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Casablanca, Morocco
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location with view on channels and city with very friendly staff that made my stay a great experience. The reception staff were extremely friendly and very helpful, suggested places to go and things to do. Breakfast restaurant was excellent with friendly staff too and good variety meals offerings. The great value includes all what you can drink services with...

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Paul B, General Manager at Banks Mansion, responded to this review

Dear Danddana, Thank you for your positive comments. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and enjoyed all the good that Banks Mansion has to offer! Thank you for your nice comments about our rooms. The rooms all have an amazing view although a room with a direct view on the canals is of...

Bear, DE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved staying here, warm welcome and the Living room was great after a day of sightseeing to come back and enjoy the open bar and cheese bar. Our room was clean and comfortable. I loved loved at night sitting outside on the bench and watching the canal boats. Close to shops, restaurants, flower market. The tram stop is close as...

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Paul B, General Manager at Banks Mansion, responded to this review

Dear JBoyer1468, Thank you so much for your review. This is really helpful for us and future guests. "Fell in love" What a warm-hearted compliment, it makes us blush. We try to create the right ambiance so that if you come a home after a long day sightseeing, you can sit back and relax with an afternoon drink and some...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Banks Mansion is terrific. I loved my stay. The service is friendly, relaxed and very helpful. The rooms are well appointed and comfortable. The included breakfast was lovely with lots of tasty options and more than ample selections. The atmosphere in the lobby/living room every evening was really delightful. I would return in a heartbeat and absolutely recommend Babks Mansion...

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Paul B, General Manager at Banks Mansion, responded to this review

Dear Lisa G, Thanks for your kind words about Banks Mansion. We are happy to hear that we were able to make you feel at home. This why we love our jobs so much; we get the chance to make our guests fall in love with Banks Mansion and Amsterdam. What part of the Living did you liked the most?...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful friendly and elegant hotel in a fantastic location very close to the flower market. The staff are very efficient and helpful with everything from hotel services to tourist information. The afternoon drinks and cheese tray provided an opportunity to mingle with other guests and made our stay much more enjoyable. I hope we will be able to visit...

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Paul B, General Manager at Banks Mansion, responded to this review

Dear Aandv8, Great to hear that you loved your stay at Bank Mansion and that the opportunity to socialize in the Living with nice appetizers and drinks made your stay even more enjoyable. Also a big thanks for the nice compliments towards our staff. We love to take care for our guests as good as possible. How did you liked...

The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The most lovely Hotel to book in Amsterdam, on walking distance of all highlights, nice shops, museums, canal´s, nice to see the boats passing by. In easy reach from Centraal Station with tram 16, Keizersgracht stop. Great welcoming at reception, nice and professional staff. The Living with cheese, sausage and drinks are a nice experience from 17.00 o´clock. The rooms...

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Paul B, General Manager at Banks Mansion, responded to this review

Dear PetmarOostvoorne, Thank you so much, for taking the time to write this amazing 5-star review with all the lovely compliments about the location, the wow-effect of the Suite, full service concept and all of our staff. It makes us blush. Also this is, for a small boutique hotel like Banks Mansion, so helpful for our visibility online. Also a...

Milan, Italy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I had an amazing experience at Banks Mansion! Not only was it the cutest, most friendly hotel ever but it was also very clean and very free lol! Our room amenities (i.e., mini fridge bar, coffee and snacks) were all free as well as the lobby bar... ALL FREE! The best part of our stay was definitely...

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Paul B, General Manager at Banks Mansion, responded to this review

Dear Nicolestella, I like to thank you for your review. We are delighted to hear that you had such an amazing experience and enjoy all the complimentary extra service that we offer our guests of the Mansion. I see you and your friend stayed at one of our Canal Deluxe rooms, isn’t the view stunning? Especially now autumn has come...

Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a surprise find! This small hotel on a canal is absolutely lovely! When you arrive you are greeted by the front desk staff who take you on a tour of the "living area" that has beverages available for free all day and night. They explain when breakfast items are brought out as well as appetizers and bubbles in the...

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Paul B, General Manager at Banks Mansion, responded to this review

Dear JDPK, I really appreciate you taking the time to write a review about your stay in our Manison and giving us the highest rate possible. Good to hear that we surprised you guys and over achieved your expectations! We feel so grateful to hear that your stay was so exceptional that there is no other hotel to compare us...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best part about this hotel is its location and it's friendly staff. The next best aspect is the daily wine & cheese time and their whole philosophy of all inclusive extras. We loved staying here and would love to return in the future! Thank you Banks for a lovely stay.

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Paul B, General Manager at Banks Mansion, responded to this review

Dear KiraBeauty, Thank you so much for this lovely review. Even the smallest reviews are so helpful for us. As a small boutique hotel we have a lot of competition on TripAdvisor. But very happy that we have a 10th spot on the list of best hotels in Amsterdam (362 are joining in this ‘competition’). It is very pleasant to...

Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Just returned from a 4night stay at banks mansion.I loved the Art Deco design,and our bedroom was stunning with a lovley view over the canal, the bedroom was specious,with a comfortable double bed and great soft pillows,the bathroom was large with a huge walk in shower ,with a good choice of toiletries,and bathrobes and slippers ,it was cleaned to a...

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Paul B, General Manager at Banks Mansion, responded to this review

Dear Ruth8765, Wow, a five star rating and a tile that starts with ‘special place’. Thank you so much for letting us know that we achieved our goal with you. And for sharing this with your fellow travelers. Some guests come especially for the style in our hotel. Did you know that we got inspired by the architect of the...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 5 November 2016

We just loved staying at Banks Mansion. The service was exceptional from all staff and such a pleasant experience to be able to enjoy a glass of wine and enjoy the cheese trolley with all the delightful cheese and nibbles.A chat to fellow travellers from all over the world is a good thing to do if company is your style.If...

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Paul B, General Manager at Banks Mansion, responded to this review

Dear Sheryn_CB, Thank you very much for congratulating us with our service. We will make sure that the team will receive your kind words. It really amazes us how many reviews we receive with kindness and lovely words. We are also delighted to read that you enjoyed our wine buffet and cheese table. Did you know that we buy these...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Exceptional Hospitality Founded on the concept of personalization our goal is to ensure that everything about your stay suits you. The intimacy of the hotel allows for greater personal attention, incredible service and an eye for detail by our staff. As a guest of Banks Mansion, at any given moment you are entitled to enjoy all of the beverages and appetizers offered to you in "The Living" along with complimentary breakfast, complimentary private in-room bar, complimentary in-house movies, complimentary Internet-access in our business corner and 24/7 free premium WiFi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Banks Mansion

Address: Herengracht 519-525, 1017 BV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel) , Rembrandtplein
Price Range: ₹ 14,016 - ₹ 26,072 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Banks Mansion 4*
Number of rooms: 51
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Also Known As:
Banks Mansion Hotel Amsterdam
Banks Mansion Amsterdam
Hotel Style:
#7 Romantic Hotel in Amsterdam
#8 Luxury Hotel in Amsterdam
#16 Family Hotel in Amsterdam
#16 Business Hotel in Amsterdam
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“ask for a canal view room”
 of 5 bubbles 120358Mary, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“First floor rooms are better for view”
 of 5 bubbles 483maryellenm, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“quieter floors at higher level- canal view looks great”
  • View of nearby canal during Festival of Light December
 of 5 bubbles deirdremurraywk, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“They have 3 canal view rooms - 106, 206 and 306. We had 206 and it was big with good canal views.”
  • Our executive room
  • Our canal view
  • Cognac, whiskey and gin in each room
 of 5 bubbles X7257LUpauls, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Request something on the upper floors, and off the busy streets if noise bothers you. It's in a busy part of town.”
 of 5 bubbles Sharkey, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
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