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Burlington
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I had an incredible time here with friends. I enjoyed the friendly atmosphere, and the great people we met. It was so close to everything which made it even better. If I went back again, I would stay here without a doubt. Fun times.

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FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig Downtown, responded to this review

Hi there! Thank you kindly for taking the time to review your stay with us! We are thrilled to hear that you had an incredible time here! Great that you enjoyed our friendly atmosphere and met some great people here! :) Great to hear that you would stay with us again! We really appreciate your loyalty! Take care and happy...

Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was always there for you and the place is very cool. You can get directions or recomendations fro, every one and they help you any time. The place has got good services and the breackfast is awesome. The whoppers were awesome, I remember Rebecca and the Spanish guy, cheers to them and to Ricky.

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FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig Downtown, responded to this review

Hi there Thank you so much for taking hte time to comment on your stay with us. We are pleased to hear that you found us a nice place with nice people. Great that you found our free breakfast awesome! Thanks for mentioning the live in staff! We will be sure to pass on your kind words to them, they...

Newry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited a bit before march 16 but this won't let me input dates. This place was great. Central and full of young people travelling. We met people from everywhere who all wanted to go out and enjoy the city. Would recommend this for a group of friends. Noisy but clean

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FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig Downtown, responded to this review

Hey there! Thank you for taking the time to comment on your stay with us! We are thrilled to hear that you found us clean and in a great location! It is good to hear that you found it easy to meet like minded travellers here to enjoy the city with! Thanks for recommending us, we really appreciate your loyalty!...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location of the hostel is as central as one could ask for. Just 2 mins from the train station too and it’s a you get what you pay for kinda place. (with a good vibe) Breakfast is provided and served between 8:30 to 10:30. The spread is limited but good enough. The bar is well stacked and reasonably priced....

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FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig Downtown, responded to this review

Hey there! Woweeee! Thanks for your lovely review! We are thrilled to hear that you found us with a good vibe and found our staff always happy and friendly ;) We will be sure to pass your kind words on to them, they will love to hear this! Great that you also found us clean and appreciated our towel rental...

Gurgaon, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a perfect place for solo travellers and friends. Clean rooms.... well maintained hotel... Right in the middle of the shopping hub.. it is a fanastic place to hangout... where u can meet people from different countries... The breakfast could get better.. but overall and excellent experience...

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FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig Downtown, responded to this review

Hi there! Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us! We are pleased to hear that you found us perfect for solo travellers and friends! Great that you were able to meet like-minded travellers here! If you have any suggestions as to what we could add to our free breakfast to improve it, do let us...

Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All you want from a Hostel/Hotel in Amsterdam. Went here with a group of friends after our a-levels and it really was the break we all needed! Really close to all the attractions you can think of, only 20 mins or so from airport. Would happily come back again!

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FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig Downtown, responded to this review

Hey there! Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us! We are so pleased to hear that we offered you just the right conditions for the break you needed. We are pleased that you found our proximity to the airport as well as local amenities ideal for your stay! Great to hear that you would happily...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i have just started writing reviews and this one just popped up. Dont miss this place as you will love the party vibe offered here among other things, if you know what i mnean. Also try if you can find the nearby cafe, chiz

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FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig Downtown, responded to this review

Hello there! Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay! Thanks for your recommendation to others not to miss us on your trip! Indeed we have a bar with DJs and a 24 hour smoking room for whatever you chose to do during your stay ;) Take care and we hope to see you again in...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is definitely a party hostel! Stayed in a 4 bed dorm for 2 nights. Staff was friendly and bar stayed open and full of people til at least 4:30 am. Living room downstairs was a nice place to chill out and watch a movie. Cleanliness was ok - main showers were much better than the ones in the dorm...

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FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig Downtown, responded to this review

Hi there Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay! Indeed we are a party hostel with DJs and a closed bar open late! Great to hear that you found our staff friendly and were able to relax in our chill out room. We were suprised to hear that you found our drinks overpriced as...

Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for a cheap place to rest and shower look no further! It was the best place to meet other young travelers and explore the city together! Great "traveler" atmosphere and reception was amazing. They were so helpful in getting us a locker before check in and breakfast after our long plane ride. The rooms were clean and...

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FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig Downtown, responded to this review

Hi there! Wow! Thank you so much for your amazing review! We are so pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us and were able to meet like-minded travellers here! Great that you enjoyed our clean and comfortable rooms and felt safe here! We are pleased you enjoyed our free breakfast including your gluten free bread and...

Reviewed 18 January 2017

The beginning of my trip had been really rough and the moment I arrived in Amsterdam I knew it was the turning point! The hostel is very close to the main train station and everything is in reasonable walking distance. It was slightly hard to spot the sign down the busy streets surrounded by stores. The hostel is pretty big...

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FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig Downtown, responded to this review

Hi there! Thank you so much for the review! We are pleased to hear that Amsterdam was a turning point of your trip and you enjoyed our central location. Indeed we do have a lively bar with nightly events, drink deals and DJs! We love to hear that our staff made you feel welcome which was ideal being a solo...

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Centrum
Amsterdam’s buzzing hub, with its sprawling network of tram rails and a seemingly constant flow of tourists and commuters, yields convenient access to some of the best sightseeing, shopping, and street life in Europe. Closest at hand are the Royal Palace, the quaint shops of Haalremmerdijk, the pedestrianized zones Kalverstraat and Dam Square with popular neighborhoods such as the Red Light District, and the Canal Ring hardly more than a moment’s stroll away. With the well-connected Centraal Station as Centrum’s base, it's easy to travel farther afield via one of the city’s iconic trams.
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Additional Information about Flying Pig Downtown

Address: Nieuwendijk 100, 1012 MR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Centrum , Dam Square
Price Range: RM178 - RM469 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Flying Pig Downtown 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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