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Hotel The Golden Bear

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you are looking for a budget hotel in a good location and that is all then this hotel will do the job. Just don’t bring a suitcase unless you also have rope to pull them up the stairs as they are typical old Amsterdam...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel from hell. We left it after 15 minutes and booked a new hotel. Dirty, dark and sad. Smell of ditt and mould. Could never have stayed even one single night. You Get the picture by coming through the door. Avoid this place!

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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

I stayed in room 19, top floor, i found it to be a great room. Clean and tidy with maid service of sheets and towels daily. The stairs are classic 17th Century Dutch stairs, learn to deal with them if you wish to spend time...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 17 December 2017

We arrived a little earlier than we should have done. I rang the bell (was only going to ask if we could leave our case) Man inside just shouted something. He let us in and let us check in. He did say could we manage...More

Thank Helena R
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Finding a hotel you can afford in Amsterdam is not easy these days. I found a decent price on Expedia, even better than what the hotel website quoted. The stairs are very steep, even for Holland. Even more difficult/dangerous with a suitcase. My room was...More

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15 April 2017|
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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.
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30 January 2016|
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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
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"Try get a room at the back of the building to avoid noise from the coffee shop"
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"choose a room with a private bathroom as there are options without."
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