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Hotel Imperial

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Room & Suite (42)
Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steep stairs”(17 reviews)
“rembrandt square”(15 reviews)
“great location”(42 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Buffet
Room Service
2 Star Hotel
Small, intimate hotel, located in the centre of Amsterdam on a picturesque traffic-free square, surrounded by restaurants and cafes and a short walk to museums and shopping. The hotel is cosy, comfortable and clean.
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Location and contact
Thorbeckeplein 9, 1017 CS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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11.4 km to Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport
357 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.4 km from De Duif
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All reviewssteep stairsrembrandt squaregreat locationeuro refundno elevatortop floorfour poster bedbars and restaurantsnice roomlovely little hotelfacing the streettram stopby footwalking distancesmall hotelcentral locationa great stay
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

We had a lovely three nights staying at the Hotel Imperial. Peter was a great host and had thought of all the little details. It felt very personal, unlike large chain hotels. The location just off Rembrandt Square was ideal, and the room was just...More

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Response from PeterMImperial, Manager at Hotel ImperialResponded 23 April 2018

Thank you very much. The pleasure was mine.

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Just returned from a 4 night stay at the imperial hotel. We loved the hotel and would recommend it. The location was perfect for us in a lovely part of Amsterdam. The staff really pleasant and couldn’t do enough for you. We had room 12...More

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Response from PeterMImperial, Manager at Hotel ImperialResponded 2 April 2018

Thank you - appreciate your taking the time to review, and very pleased your stay was so pleasurable.

Reviewed 6 March 2018

The photographs of the rooms in this hotel are very misleading - giving an impression of comfort and luxury which is non-existent in reality. The room we occupied was very small with a cold linoleum floor, and none of the normal hotel additions. There was...More

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Response from PeterMImperial, Manager at Hotel ImperialResponded 7 March 2018

Sorry your stay was so unpleasant. Just a few corrections to make. One: all room floors are covered with laminate (wood), not linoleum. (two: A kettle isavailable - you only had to ask at reception. Three: We don't feel the need to supply bottled water...More

Reviewed 23 January 2018

very nice and quite place! very good location (1 min from Rambrendplein) the staff where very nice and helped us with everything we needed . room was comfterbil and clean also the staires was not so bad

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

The room was spacious well appointed and beautiful. It was very clean and housekeeping came daily and never early (which I appreciated). The location was great. Very central to everything, no more than a 15-20 minute walk to the major sites. Also very happening area...More

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Response from PeterMImperial, Manager at Hotel ImperialResponded 2 December 2017

Thank you and welcome back.

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Price range
US$144 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$144 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (60)
Room & Suite (42)
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
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Adam D
20 October 2017|
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Response from nik1905 | Reviewed this property |
You cannot smoke in the rooms or anywhere in the hotel.
24 June 2015|
Response from PeterMImperial | Property representative |
To get here is very simple. From the airport take a train into Amsterdam Central Station. From there take Tram 4 or Tram 9, get off at the 4th stop, which is Rembrandtplein. When you leave the tram, you will see a statue of... More
Room Tips
"Don't take a room at the front - it's over a bar!"
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"Be aware there is no elevator and the stairs are quite steep. They reimburse €5 per person for breakfast if..."
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"not the top most if you have luggage coz its very challenging. no elevator"
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"Avoid the street facing rooms if staying over a weekend and if outside noise bothers you."
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