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Max Brown Hotel Canal District

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“central station”(60 reviews)
“loft room”(9 reviews)
“steep stairs”(34 reviews)
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Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 27 January 2015

From the website I was very excited about staying in this hotel. It looked quirky and was def the way I wanted to explore Amsterdam. The reception was fine but when I was put in my room i soon realised that the hotel wasn't as...More

1  Thank A-Urban-Explorer
Response from Ruth G, Manager at Max Brown Hotel Canal DistrictResponded 16 March 2015

Dear Urban Explorer, Thank you for your review. We took your "advise" very seriously which means we are working very hard to fix the noise problem. Max Brown is a Amsterdam heritage building though...so unfortunately there are a few restrictions we have to deal with...More

Reviewed 27 January 2015

The hotel is located on one of the city's classic canals, the Herengracht, which is on the canal cruise route. The hotel is within easy reach of the many attractions, and an easy walk from the Station. The staff members were helpful from the start...More

Thank Ken W
Response from Ruth G, Manager at Max Brown Hotel Canal DistrictResponded 16 March 2015

Dear Ken W, Thank you for your positive review on TripAdvisor. We really hope to welcome you again soon! Best regards, R. de Groot

Reviewed 18 January 2015 via mobile

My partner and I visited Amsterdam in April/May 2014 on our honeymoon. The city we loved but unfortunately the hotel did not live up to expectation. We booked it based on the quirky pictures and the fact we could 'upgrade' to a canal view suite...More

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Response from Ruth G, Manager at Max Brown Hotel Canal DistrictResponded 13 March 2015

Dear Jess12W, We read your review carefully and we are very sorry to hear you felt like an inconvenience many times! Knowing we indeed have small rooms (the buildings are monuments build in the 1600 century) we are very much focused on good service with...More

Reviewed 10 January 2015

The hotel has its rooms in traditional amsterdams houses!We stayed at the last floor of the canals side and the view was like a dream!Wonderful modern room and bathroom!The staff was wonderful and kind!The negative thing is the breakfast which is unbelievable poor!!!!The location is...More

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Response from Ruth G, Manager at Max Brown Hotel Canal DistrictResponded 16 January 2015

Dear Ine9, Thank you very much for your review, and taking the time to share your thoughts and experiences with us and our future guests! It is a great pleasure for us to read that you have enjoyed your stay so much and Amsterdam its...More

Reviewed 6 January 2015 via mobile

I really liked the Max Brown Hotel. Top location, looked lovely, friendly & helpful staff, nice bar area, good breakfast on offer. But don't go for a standard room. A bit too small. Room 101 was tiny, plus the walls weren't very thick so could...More

Thank The-Travelbug75
Response from Ruth G, Manager at Max Brown Hotel Canal DistrictResponded 16 January 2015

Dear The-Trave, Thank you very much for your review, and taking the time to share your thoughts and experiences with us and our future guests! It is a great pleasure for us to read that you have enjoyed your stay with us. With regards to...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Breakfast included
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Multilingual Staff
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US$ 140 - US$ 337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#114 Romantic Hotel in Amsterdam
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$ 140 - US$ 337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#114 Romantic Hotel in Amsterdam
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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13 September 2017|
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Response from chrisormston | Reviewed this property |
Get a train from airport to Amsterdam Central. Best advice get a street map off Google before you go. Have fun.
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Peggy143
10 September 2017|
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Response from Sebastiaan S | Property representative |
Hi Peggy, The hotel offers single, double, triple and quadrupel bed options. Our website shows availability and pricing.
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kty7
28 August 2017|
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"I'd recommend a canal view room as soon as you can as the others don't have the best view."
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"ground floor if you can get it"
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"canal view essential. rooms all different. did see a small room what appeared to have no window."
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"Rooms on the front have great views but can be noisy"
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