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Fairless Hills, PA
Reviewed 29 March 2015

Just had a wonderful stay here. I had a great room with a canal view. My niece, her husband and toddler son also had a great room with view. This hotel is all inclusive: breakfast, minibar treats, bar items and daily snacks from the "bar/living room" area and wifi are all included at no extra charge. This was the final...

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

Dear 1happygal, It is such a pleasure to hear that you had a wonderful stay with us and that you loved the canal view from your room. It is an honor to welcome you and your family! Futhermore I would like to thank you for the compliment about our staff. It is fantastic to hear that you experienced them as...

Sandbach, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 March 2015

Everything superb! Friendly helpful staff. The inclusive bar was so good after a busy day sightseeing. Bed comfortable and room not too hot. I can't find the words really to describe how good the hotel is. Expensive but worth every penny.

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

Dear Una F, Wow! Thank you so much for your fantastic five-starr review. We are proud to hear that you really enjoyed the full service concept! If you would like to have some more inspiration of Amsterdam for a next stay we would love to recommend you the Facebook page of Banks Mansion. Also we have some surprises to offer...

Merseyside
Reviewed 27 March 2015

Banks Mansion is a beautiful hotel. The rooms are lovely, the staff are so friendly and helpful, and couldn't do enough for you. The lounge area is nice and comfortable, and the all inclusive bar is great. There's a good choice of spirits, beers and soft drinks. Every room has decanters of spirits and a mini bar with soft drinks....

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

Dear Brock98, We are ‎so delighted to hear that you had a great stay here with us! Thank you for taking the ‎time to give your very positive and lovely comments about the staff, the breakfast, the location and the rooms! We are looking forward to welcome you for another stay with us and make you delicious eggs again. If...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 25 March 2015

This place was just as good as all the reviews we read claimed and SO MUCH better. The hotel is in a great location, near the flower market. You can walk to any of the main attractions from here within 15 minutes. We also loved the breakfast buffet every morning, and they leave out amazing snacks throughout the day. They...

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

Dear BuddhaTraveler, Thank you SO MUCH for your compliments. It is a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed our location. We love Amsterdam and our central location too. Furthermore I would like to thank you for your compliment to our staff. This gives us the drive to keep continuing the good work! We loved having you as our guests and...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 March 2015

I stayed at Banks Mansion very recently and all I can say is that it is an exceptional hotel. Why? Because I have been fortunate enough to stay at some of the very best five-star/luxury hotels all over Europe and the USA, but the service at this hotel outdid all of them! Every member of staff, without exception, was charming,...

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

Dear Travelwisewoman, Wow, wow, wow! Thank you so much for taking the time to write this fantastic five-star review! You truly made my day with all your sweet and meaningful compliments. It was an honor to have you as our guest and it's a fantastic pleasure that you loved the full service concept, the art deco style and that you...

Hong kong
Reviewed 24 March 2015

This is my first visit to the Netherlands. I took a red eye flight from Asia to AMS arrived at 6 am on a quiet Sunday. On arrival I was told theres no room available but asked to sign a paper to confirm room rate, of which i signed without second guess the rate was wrong. Before I left, I...

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

Dear Ann C, First of all I would like to welcome you for your first visit to beautiful Amsterdam. Our Guest Relation Officers will be more than happy to help you find all the famous tourist attractions of Amsterdam or ‘hidden secrets’, most of them within walking distance of the hotel. I am sorry to hear that you do not...

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2015

We stayed for 4 nights and booked a room overlooking the canal. The room was lovely with a comfortable bed and had a spacious bathroom. Our room was on the fourth floor and it had a lovely view of the canal, it was quite and we did not hear any noise from outside or in. The staff were very friendly...

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

Dear jersey45, Thank you for you lovely review, we are happy that you chose to spend your 4 days vacation here at the Banks Mansion. I am pleased that you have had a great experience here and enjoyed the breakfast and the our beautiful city! Did you liked your typical Dutch gift? The main aim of our team is to...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2015

stayed at banks mansion in march 2015, for 2 nights, booked this hotel after reading the good reviews on trip advisor. great location, very friendly front desk staff, make you feel very welcome indeed. we had rooms 207 and 208. the latter was the better room, bigger but even though i booked 2 rooms both at the same price at...

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

Dear 100caroline, Thank you for sharing your great review with us on Trip Advisor. I am pleased that you have enjoyed your stay at our hotel. At the Banks Mansion we strive to exceed guests' expectations and provide unforgettable memories! It sounds like that you had a great time with your daughters in Amsterdam I am happy that you have...

Dronfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2015

The all-inclusive concept for this boutique hotel is a great idea. No queuing at a bar, just help yourself! Most guests, like us I would imagine would say "really? help ourselves?" but yes it is help yourself to a well stocked bar in the reception/lounge area - beer, wine, spirits, soft drinks and coffee. The nice thing about it is,...

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

Dear Alison J, Thank you so much for this lovely review. It is such a fantastic pleasure to hear that you loved our full service concept and made yourself at home by helping yourself! I am so happy that you enjoyed the wine buffet in the living and to hear that you had nice and inspiring conservations with our other...

Reviewed 20 March 2015

Fantastic service & location, topped off by absolutely splendid room and amenities. From first to last, we were looked after marvellously by the helpful staff - the free drinks and cheese and snacks were the icing on the cake.

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

Dear Mr. Tim W, Wow! Thank you very much for this great review and the compliments about our fantastic location, service and room. It is such a pleasurure to hear this marvellous compliments about the staff. It was fantastic to have you as our guests. If you would like to have some more inspiration of Amsterdam for a next stay...

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Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
This UNESCO World Heritage Site is as historically significant as it is perennially popular. Whether you’re a history buff, architecture enthusiast, shutterbug, or fashionista, odds are you’ll find the Amsterdam you're looking for while roaming around the Grachtengordel (Canal Ring). A brilliant place to get lost in a moody meander and a key component to any sightseeing trip to Amsterdam, this area's major draws include the Anne Frank House, the Bloemenmarkt floating flower market, an enviable assortment of independent boutiques along De Negen Straatjes, and of course all of Grachtengordel’s lovely canals and bridges.
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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
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: ₹ 15,859 - ₹ 29,381 (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
#9 Luxury Hotel in Amsterdam
#16 Family Hotel in Amsterdam
#16 Business Hotel in Amsterdam
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Select a lower floor if possible; the lifts are very slow.”
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“See if they have a canal view”
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“My favorites are the canal-view rooms”
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“the executtive room with canal view 306 is very good space wise and view”
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