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Kristiansand, Norge
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Small and older hotell with free bar and minibar. Very central loaction beside a canal, very nice staff and quite big room. Here we feel like home and that is the main reason to stay her, beside the location and free drinks.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Throughout all of the places I've stayed in Europe and the US, this hotel takes the cake, as the most inclusive, warm, and simply luxurious hotel yet. As you've probably read, the breakfast is absolute stellar, you can eat nearly anything you want, fresh Dutch pancakes, omelets with filling as you choose, fresh bread- the works and more. The all...

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Catania, Italy
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great hotel with staff that go above and beyond to make sure you are comfortable. We looked forward to wine and cheese each evening with the other guests and loved the breakfast selections each morning. Excellent stay with very comfortable beds!

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Banks Mansion during Christmas in 2015 for 3 days. It was by far the friendliest hotel that we stayed at in all of Europe. Open bar in the lobby, excellent complementary breakfast, included mini bar in the room. Staff was awesome and helpful whenever we needed it. English speaking and went above and beyond for us. Perfect...

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Paul B, General Manager at Banks Mansion, responded to this review

Dear iwild21, Wow, we must have made a big impression that you are willing to leave us this lovely review a year after staying with us. I am very happy to hear that our staff made you feel welcome and at home at our Mansion. Great that you enjoyed the full service concept with all the complimentary extra's. In our...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice hotel in very central location, clean and tidy rooms, bed very comfortable. However the staff are the highlights of this hotel. Nothing too much trouble and never without a smile. Particular thanks to the lovely ladies making the fresh egg dishes at breakfast, fantastic! Would return with pleasure.

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Paul B, General Manager at Banks Mansion, responded to this review

Dear kate m, Thank you so much for your lovely review. That you gave your over whole experience at Banks Mansion the best rated possible makes us, the staff of Banks Mansion, feel really proud. Great to hear that our breakfast ladies were able to give you a great start of the day by making you your favorite egg dishes....

Saint Augustine, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

I originally typed up my review over a month ago but just getting around to posting it now. My wife and I completed a 7 night stay at the Banks Mansion in December 2016. We liked the hotel very much and out of any trip I've ever taken I can't recall a hotel that I liked more for any reason....

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Paul B, General Manager at Banks Mansion, responded to this review

Dear RobW9999, Thank you so much your warmhearted review and the compliments about our attentive staff, great location and unique amenities. We try to create a home away from home for our guests and always take the extra step to make your stay exceptional. Good to hear that Banks Mansion team was able to make your stay even more pleasant....

Ashtead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Centrally located (just a 10 mknute walk from Dam Square) with great staff, helpful and polite, attentive, nothing too much trouble and always with a smile and friendly conversation. Hotel was welcoming, breakfast was excellent with good selections from fruit and yoghurt,fresh bread, croissants cakes to pancakes and bacon and eggs whichever way you liked. Rooms were lovely and beds...

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Paul B, General Manager at Banks Mansion, responded to this review

Dear Ashgold, Thank you for choosing Banks Mansion and writing this great review about your stay with us. We love to make our guests happy, and reading your review I think the Bank Mansion team did a good job! Great also to hear that you appreciated the comfy room and our full-service concept. Did you also know about our pillow...

Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a gem of a hotel, staff so friendly and have never been to a hotel that offered free drinks, cheese and wine and snacks. Hotel Art Deco in style, rooms lovely and clean with the most comfortable beds and pillows ever. Wonderful location. Will definitely be back again.

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Paul B, General Manager at Banks Mansion, responded to this review

Dear Lesley M, We are delighted to hear that you had such an amazing experience and enjoy all the complimentary extra service that we offer our guest of the Mansion. At Banks Mansion we trying to create a Home away from Home feeling. We do so by giving excellence customer service and working with our unique all-included concept. We think...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Banks Mansion is the place to be in Amsterdam. In every way. Thanks to all of you working at the hotel - you are great! but especially to Max who told us where to go to explore great places and restaurants where the local's hang out. See you all next time in Amsterdam!

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Paul B, General Manager at Banks Mansion, responded to this review

Dear AFKStockholm, Wow, "Perfect- just perfect" a 5 out of 5 star review! Thank you so much for this kind compliments about Max and the rest of our staff. I passed on the lovely compliments to our staff, it made them blush. Great to hear that he was able to give you the perfect tips to experience Amsterdam like a...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Banks Mansion has the best customer service I have come across in a any hotel. the staff were friendly and informative and nothing was too much trouble. We were very impressed by the all inclusive deal including decanters of Whisky, Cognac and Gin in our rooms together with a mini bar. The breakfast was excellent with a good buffet...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Exceptional Hospitality Founded on the concept of personalization our goal is to ensure that everything about your stay suits you. The intimacy of the hotel allows for greater personal attention, incredible service and an eye for detail by our staff. As a guest of Banks Mansion, at any given moment you are entitled to enjoy all of the beverages and appetizers offered to you in "The Living" along with complimentary breakfast, complimentary private in-room bar, complimentary in-house movies, complimentary Internet-access in our business corner and 24/7 free premium WiFi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Banks Mansion

Address: Herengracht 519-525, 1017 BV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel) , Rembrandtplein
Price Range: RM985 - RM1,771 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Banks Mansion 4*
Number of rooms: 51
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Also Known As:
Banks Mansion Hotel Amsterdam
Banks Mansion Amsterdam
Hotel Style:
#7 Romantic Hotel in Amsterdam
#9 Luxury Hotel in Amsterdam
#16 Business Hotel in Amsterdam
#16 Family Hotel in Amsterdam
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“Some rooms have a canal view”
 of 5 bubbles vegastyrell, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for canalside”
 of 5 bubbles campingredondo, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are very quiet and rarely hear other guests. Some traffic noise but not loud or disturbing. Love the exec rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Reebi, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Canal room view all the way!”
 of 5 bubbles Mojocn, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“It's nice to have a canal view. If you need a lot of room you might need to book the Executive canal view rather than the Deluxe.”
 of 5 bubbles JLCCalifornia, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
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