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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Holland, it is! Feel the vibe and the rain. Nothing beats the nights and cafes in The Netherlands.. The city is easily accesible by tram and by foot. Museums, of all kinds just take a pick. Steak and beer are the best for the cold weather.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location if you are interested in spending time in the red light district. It is clean and comfy. Sink drain was leaking, and the bathroom could have some re-tiling. Didn't get much street noise, only a bit from the next door neighbor. Overall, great value, and I'd stay here again.

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
Reviewed 19 March 2017

The staff was mediocre, the fact that the furniture in the rooms is made of a cheap loud (yeah sound wise) metal that makes a sound almost everytime anyone touches it is bothersome considering there are several people in the room. And the breakfast was Dull, but Location wise it was amazing, the name of the hostel is spot on....

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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Although located at the red light district but I didn't hear the noice during the night time. It's very near to the central and places of interest. The staffs are friendly. The 8 bed mix dorm is spacious, but the show room is tiny. Breakfast is ok with continental style.

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Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

A few friends and I recently stayed at the Heart of Amsterdam Hostel, we were really pleased with the hostel as it was central with a short walking distance to many of the attractions. The staff were really friendly and welcoming and couldn't do enough for you, they were fab. Our room was very clean and tidy and was also...

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2017

The hostel has a perfect position. You can see how red light district change during the day. Hostel has a great idea with rooms focusing on certain movies. For a price its ok, nothing special tho. My room The Wall, had an extremely small shower tho. :D Was thinking for good half day that the doors behind WC is a...

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Reviewed 6 January 2017

My experience with this hostel was extremely poor. Upon my arrival, I immediately smelled a horrible stench. Since I got a very sketchy vibe from the atmosphere, I asked the woman at the desk to see my room first. We walked up these very narrow and unsafe stairs, making me feel very claustrophobic. I would not recommend this place especially...

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Gladstone, Australia
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

The location of this hostel is very good (if you want to be in the Red Light District), the staff were friendly and our dorm was big. We stayed in the 007 room (basement) - people would smoke outside in the stairwell and it would come into the room and the rain would also come in. Security wasn't very good...

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Reviewed 29 December 2016

If you're not into partying don't stay here, I couldn't sleep at night because people kept getting inside and out the room the entire night. I understand the location is proper for parties, smoking etc, but I made a mistake in listening to a friend and I regret it. The staff was kind of helpful, but the rooms were very...

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Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Very bad experience to stay in that hotel.the main thing us that there is no lift for going uper floors.and cleanness also poor.only one thing is good location. It is in the red light street if u want to stay in red light street then its good for u or may be some people did not want to stay in...

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Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to view some of the city’s most picturesque canals, historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples of traditional local architecture – not to mention Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some less salubrious activities drawing the curious to this age-old part of time. Nevertheless, the Red Light District is still a very safe and incredibly fascinating area where at the turn of a corner you can be transported from the dingy glow of modern day neon red to a glorious 16th century Delft blue dreamscape.
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Additional Information about Heart of Amsterdam

Address: Oudezijds Achterburgwal 118/120, 1012 DT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Red Light District (De Wallen)
Price Range: ₹ 3,406 - ₹ 22,450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Heart of Amsterdam 2*
Number of rooms: 27
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Debzywoo, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We were on top floor so althought was a few flights of stairs, no rooms above us so no noisy people banging around above us.”
iank719, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Really long, winding and narrow staircase. Awful if you're in and out all day. Take a room beside the smokers room, ground floor.”
N9058KBstephenm, 3 Feb 2016 | Read review
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“Austin Powers room!”
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