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Flying Pig Uptown

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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“smoking room”(132 reviews)
“free breakfast”(43 reviews)
“bed dorm”(28 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed the hostel and the easiness it provided. Good area to meet people and a conducive atmosphere as well. The smoking room was also very nice to have inside the building and was pretty cool compared to some of the other hostels and the free...More

Thank Jeff313
Response from Flying_Pig_Uptown, Front Office Manager at Flying Pig UptownResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, thanks for leaving a review, we really appreciate it! It's awesome to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you especially liked our cool smoking room, socialising with fellow backpackers and of course the atmosphere. The stairs are indeed a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i stayed her on a stag do and was very surprised as i thought hostels are meant to be not great well i was wrong the staff were polite helpful and the rooms far cleaner than any other hotel ive stayed in immaculate even. Im...More

Thank Ryan B
Response from Flying_Pig_Uptown, Front Office Manager at Flying Pig UptownResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, thanks for this awesome review, we really appreciate it! :) Glad to read that you had a great stag party at The Pig and that we could change your mind about hostels. We are also happy top read that you found the hostel...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has a very young, party vibe. If you are looking for relaxing, comfortable, adult style this will not be your place. I think if I were 25 I would have loved my stay here, but at 43 and a bit over the whole...More

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Response from Flying_Pig_Uptown, Front Office Manager at Flying Pig UptownResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, thank you for leaving a review, we really appreciate it and can learn a lot from your experience. We are sorry your experience was not as expected :( We are a backpacker hostel and most of our guests are between 18 and 30...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018

We had an enjoyable stay at the flying pig. It was my second time here and once again it didn’t disappoint! Leona the receptionist who checked us in was very helpful and efficient in sorting us out with a double room after booking a 4...More

1  Thank GiSanders26
Response from Flying_Pig_Uptown, Front Office Manager at Flying Pig UptownResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, thank you for leaving a review, we really appreciate you taking the time! It's always nice to see return guests that enjoyed their stay at the Pig because of the cleanliness, our Wifi, atmopshere, location and facilities. We are really happy that Leona...More

Reviewed 21 December 2017

Aye enjoyed a most plesent vacation in the pig lasting 12 nights. Very acomidating staff reception are help full and the bar staff are to. But the real hero's are the one s who have to tidy that smoking room up at the end of...More

Thank Steven M
Response from Flying_Pig_Uptown, Front Office Manager at Flying Pig UptownResponded 24 December 2017

Hey there, thanks for leaving us a great review. We really appreciate the feedback and will be sure to pass on your compliments to "Ramy" and the rest of the Evening team. Glad you enjoyed yourself thoroughly and we hope to see you again. The...More

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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Bar/Lounge
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US$ 36 - US$ 151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$ 36 - US$ 151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Nearby
Museum Quarter (Museumkwartier)
Top sites to see in this attractive and affluent part
of town include the Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh
Museum, to name but two of the highly acclaimed
museums of the aptly named Museum Quarter. And if you
need a break from all the fantastic art, there’s the
Neoclassical Concertgebouw music hall and Vondelpark,
the city’s largest park. Shopaholics and luxury brand
connoisseurs will love exploring the high-end shopping
...More
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Jeyda M
22 January 2018|
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Hi there, you'd be best emailing Flying Pig Uptown and asking them this question as I don't work there and couldn't give you a guaranteed answer
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LittleForestOwl
12 January 2018|
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Response from Adriana C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I stayed in a mixed dorm but they also have female dorms. It is a really nice place to stay :)
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"Ask for a low floor, there is no elevator and very steep steps if you are traveling with luggage it is a bit..."
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"Young crowd, Dynamic feeling."
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"Not enough ventilation in shared dorms. Terrible smell."
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"As with most accommodation in Amsterdam there are lots of stairs. So if you have impaired mobility request a..."
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