We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}
    Neighbourhoods
    Neighbourhoods

    Hotel The Golden Bear

    Kerkstraat 37, 1017 GB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          US$ 144
          US$ 118
          Great Deal
          US$ 122
          US$ 122
          Traveller (106)
          Room & Suite (184)
          Dining (4)
          BackStage Hotel Amsterdam
          444 reviews
          #121 of 368 hotels in Amsterdam
           
          Amsterdam Downtown Hotel
          281 reviews
          #276 of 368 hotels in Amsterdam
           
          Atlanta Hotel
          468 reviews
          #295 of 368 hotels in Amsterdam
           
          Quentin Arrive Hotel
          636 reviews
          #301 of 368 hotels in Amsterdam
           
          Overview
          • Excellent19%
          • Very good32%
          • Average26%
          • Poor10%
          • Terrible13%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          2.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          BackStage Hotel Amsterdam
          444 reviews
          #121 of 368 hotels in Amsterdam
           
          Amsterdam Downtown Hotel
          281 reviews
          #276 of 368 hotels in Amsterdam
           
          Atlanta Hotel
          468 reviews
          #295 of 368 hotels in Amsterdam
           
          Quentin Arrive Hotel
          636 reviews
          #301 of 368 hotels in Amsterdam
           
          {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}
          Rooms
          9 Jul10 Jul
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 10 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 118.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Amsterdam hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "e2dbae04ac03410bb5735a8541b71f21", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":620835,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[79560346],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":9,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":10,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":118,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"e2dbae04ac03410bb5735a8541b71f21","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":144,"lowestMetaPrice":118,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":144,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":144,"lowestMetaPrice":118,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":144,"hotelName":"Hotel The Golden Bear","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImUyZGJhZTA0YWMwMzQxMGJiNTczNWE4NTQxYjcxZjIxIiwiQUlLIjoiYmUwMzE4MDg4YzIyNDEzMGJlNGJmYzJkNWExMWRkYTIifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "09/07/2017", "checkOut": "10/07/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$ 118", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"32491646":"BookingCom","109271671":"HotelsCom2IB","61777131":"Expedia","79560346":"CheapTicketsEWS","61472542":"LateRoomsESFR","79053310":"OrbitzEWS","63727748":"TravelocityEWS","79830073":"AgodaIB","76520579":"Hotwire","69125602":"IB_SiteMinderEMEA_1FwVmI4"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Turn Your Opinions into Points!
          Turn your opinions into JPMiles
          Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
          *You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
          JPMiles / Payback Arrow
          JPMiles / PAYBACK
          50
          Reviews (367)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language

          1 - 5 of 367 reviews

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Visited here in the middle of June paying €209 for an ensuite double room. Pros: Great location, Very comfy bed, TV with English channels, Good powerful shower Cons: Room smelt damp/foisty constantly, Tiny room, View from window was a brick wall, Stairs were more like...More

          Thank HelenMontgomery
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          We booked this hotel because it was on a gay site. But it is not a gay hotel any more. The rooms were so small you could not move in them there is no were to put you clothes the room was no more then...More

          Thank RorynCol
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          The hotel is tiny. If you are planning to visit it with a lot of luggage avoid it. It was small stairs where a person can hardly walk. They do not have any food option except for the mini grocery outlet. Its close to many...More

          Thank ortegagalvan
          Reviewed 4 May 2017

          Room was clean and had a good size, comfy beds. Location is great. Stayed in a double room with private bathroom. Nice shower. Service on the other hand was rather poorly, receptionists seemed to be in a bad mood all days. I payed for late...More

          Thank idabass
          Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

          Very small room, only zink. Two steep stairs up you a half decent shower and small wc. Breakfast room is reception sometime with lots of luggage. Ok staff. Payed more than my booking was, like a good hotel in Stockholm. This was like a private...More

          Thank hassepe
          BackStage Hotel Amsterdam
          444 reviews
          #121 of 368 hotels in Amsterdam
           
          Amsterdam Downtown Hotel
          281 reviews
          #276 of 368 hotels in Amsterdam
           
          Atlanta Hotel
          468 reviews
          #295 of 368 hotels in Amsterdam
           
          Quentin Arrive Hotel
          636 reviews
          #301 of 368 hotels in Amsterdam
           
          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 105 - US$ 297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 17
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Orbitz, HostelWorld, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Booking.com, Priceline, Hotwire, TripOnline SA, Cancelon, Hotel.de and HotelQuickly so you can book your Hotel The Golden Bear reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • The Netherlands >
          • North Holland Province >
          • Amsterdam >
          • Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (106)
          Room & Suite (184)
          Dining (4)
          Hotel & Grounds (110)
          Bathroom (10)
          Nearby
          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
          ...More
          Mozart Hotel
          699 reviews
          .24 km away
           
          Hotel Seven one Seven
          425 reviews
          .09 km away
           
          Amsterdam Downtown Hotel
          281 reviews
          .04 km away
           
          Dikker & Thijs Hotel
          842 reviews
          .10 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Cafe de Klos
          1,662 reviews
          .03 km away
          B&B Lunchroom Leidsestraat
          329 reviews
          .06 km away
          Maoz Vegetarian
          112 reviews
          .11 km away
          Ron Gastrobar Oriental
          225 reviews
          .05 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Amsterdam Pipe Museum
          204 reviews
          .15 km away
          Bar-B Burgers 'N' Beer Bar
          75 reviews
          .16 km away
          KINboat
          314 reviews
          .17 km away
          The Waterhole Live Music Bar
          232 reviews
          .21 km away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          May I know if the hotel is smokers friendly one and can offer a "smoking room"? Thanks!
          15 April 2017|
          Answer Show all 3 answers
          Response from jennapantorno | Reviewed this property |
          All none smoking, I am a smoker and had to go to the front every time I wanted one.
          1
          Vote
          Kim B
          Hello, me and a friend have booked this hotel for three nights in feb and kind of worried about reviews about a rat.. can you shed some light on this please
          30 January 2016|
          Answer Show all 2 answers
          Response from Fiona P | Reviewed this property |
          We spent a few nights at this hotel and never saw any rats. We were on the top floor so not sure if this had anything to do with not seeing any. The only problem we had was the smell of the toilet which constantly smelled of... More
          0
          Votes
          Room Tips
          "Do not take big luggage"
          Read review
          "choose a room with a private bathroom as there are options without."
          Read review
          "Find another hotel"
          Read review
          "We love staying on the top floor however there is no wifi signal in the room (number 34 was ours)."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing