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Hotel Ben

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Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for two March. On arrival The reception staff where very pleasant and helpful. We got our keys and opened the door to hike up and down 132 stairs to our room. The stair case absolutely stank of cats pee and had lots of...More

Thank Michaela M
Reviewed 24 June 2015

This hotel is a 5minute walk from the central train station in Amsterdam, "Centraal". Cheapest hotel I could find with a central location. I knew it was rough and it lived up to it's review ! Lots of stairs to climb, no lift, very small...More

Thank Tom O
Reviewed 10 June 2015 via mobile

This s****hole wasn't cheap and had bonus fees that were brought to our attention when we checked in. Not only the fees, but WiFi is not free and is slower than a snail. The bald scumbag who works the counter in the morning tries to...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2015

Be ready to climb four floors to reach your not so clean room then be ready to pay in advance and only cash ( credit cards were unavailable) otherwise they will refuse you the entrance to your room even if you had already paid for...More

2  Thank Giuseppe B
Reviewed 1 June 2015 via mobile

Okay so it's not the most perfect hotel in the world, the stairs are steep, the shower is terrible and the music from the club next door is a killer for trying to nod off, but for a one star hotel, I was impressed In...More

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The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Red Light District (De Wallen)
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Ben Hotel Amsterdam
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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
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10 February 2018|
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Response from MariaDolores555 | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes there are towels
Stacey S
22 January 2018|
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Response from MariaDolores555 | Reviewed this property |
Hi hola No, this hotel does not have parking. The street is a bit narrow and doggy... I would not park in my car there. Better if you find storage parking near by! The visit to the city is worthwhile regardless the... More
12 September 2017|
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Response from Robfran21 | Reviewed this property |
No it is a very basic hotel
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"There are not good rooms"
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"not very accessible for people who cant walk far; lots of stairs!!!!!"
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"The worst hostel in Amsterdam"
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"Not the top floor"
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