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Flying Pig Downtown

Nieuwendijk 100, 1012 MR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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  • Sexmuseum Amsterdam Venustempel
    0.1 km
  • 2 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 6 days ago
Safe place to rest and meet people!
If you're looking for a cheap place to rest and shower look no... more
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia 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 1 week ago NEW

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...

Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Turned up having never been to Amsterdam, or having stayed in a hostel before and cannot praise it enough. The hostel itself is about 2 minutes walk away from the main train station and is really nicely decorated inside with a pool table, downstairs lounge for watching movies and bar. The showers are really modern and clean and give enough...

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

Hi! Woweee! Thanks so much for your review! We are pleased to hear that you found us a fantastic hostel ! Great that you appreciated our central location and modern clean toilets and showers! We are pleased that our staff were able to make some nice suggestions for you :) and you enjoyed our nightly events! Thanks again and we...

Wimborne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and friends visited amsterdam for a long weekend to see the sights and enjoy the nightlife, thus hostel couldn't have been more ideal for our trip. Very central location so we were actually able to walk everywhere we wanted to go. Safe and secure with each visitor having their own key card to even enter the hostel, used again...

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

Hey! Wooooohooo! Cheers for the amazing review and comments! We are thrilled that you found the hostel ideal for your trip! Great that you found us safe and secure :) This is something we take very seriously so we are thrilled to hear this! We are pleased you had time to grab some cheap drink deals at the bar and...

Al Muharraq, Bahrain
Reviewed 1 week ago

spectacular hostel, i really enjoyed my stay there. specially the smoking room was my best spot to chill down . and location was superb near from dam square and central station. couldn't resist before going back home , change my last reservation from another hostel to Flying Pig. will never forget Amsterdam trip

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

Hi there! Thank yo kindly for your amazing review! We are thrilled that you found us a spectacular hostel and enjoyed your stay here! Great that you will never forget us! We love to hear this! Thanks again and see you next time! The piggies

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I didn't have a bad time but I wouldn't stay again. The staff are nice, the facilities clean, the location central (perhaps too much so) and the breakfast useful. But very much a hostel if you're purpose is to smoke so the atmosphere isn't great.

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

Hi there Thank you for taking the time to comment on your stay with us! We are pleased to hear that you found our staff, facilities and location good, also that you enjoyed our free breakfast! We are sorry to hear that you would not return to stay with us. Indeed we have a 24 hour smoking room but also...

Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed very much my stay in this hostel because I like its backpacker concept. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The hostel is located very close to the central station, aprox 5 min walking, and it is in the middle of the touristic area! Our rooms was clean, the toilet wasn`t exactly clean but it wasn`t that bad....

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

Hello there Thank you kindly for letting us know a bit more about your stay with us! Great to hear that you enjoyed your stay here a lot and found our staff friendly and helpful! We greatly appreciate your comment about the electronic locker sizes and definitely think we can come up with a good solution here, we will set...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed over the new year holiday in a 16 bed dorm since everything else was super pricey. Overall a good experience. The staff was very friendly and helpful, the common areas and rooms are cleaned often, and it's a good place to party. Location right downtown means constant activity. Only downside was our door slammed shut all the time, messes...

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

Hey there! Thanks so much for your ratnig and review comments! We are pleased to hear that you had a nice time here over New Year! Great that you found our staff friendly and helpful and appreciated our common areas being cleaned regularly :) Sorry to hear about the door to your room, we will get our maintenance team on...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hospitality and claen is the best things in this hostel! The best thing to do is to have a beer in the bar area and then speak with the others in living room nice free breakfast for the most of the people

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

Hi there! Cheers for the review! We are pleased to hear that you found us a clean hostel! Great that you enjoyed hanging out in our bar for a beer and advise this as a great way to meet people! Thanks for the tip! :) We hope to see you again next time! The Piggies

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Superb ambience. So many young people you can meet and make friends with. Perfect hostel for a perfect stay in amsterdam. Superb location in the heart of the city. Easy access to all food joints and malls. Had great fun!

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FlyingPigDT, Owner 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 pleased to hear that you enjoyed our ambiance and found it easy to meet friends here :) We love to hear 'superb' and ' perfect' in relation to us! Thanks so much, this really means a lot! We hope to welcome you back...

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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: RM176 - RM462 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Flying Pig Downtown 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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“Level 2 is less noisey, then Privates are all on level 3- very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles mrpaulwithcheese, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 1, bed 2!!”
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“I recommend a private room personally, but whatever tickles your fancy :)”
 of 5 bubbles sophielouisep, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at lower berth of bunk bed. Carry ear plugs and eye cover pads. Carry a small pad lock without fail.”
 of 5 bubbles Ratty65, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“smaller rooms are best and most quiet”
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