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Hotel Mevlana

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

First of all this is not a hotel. Don't be fooled. It's a hostel and a pretty poor one at that. The only good thing about this place is the location. The only people I would recommend to stay here would be a group of lads. If you aren't a group of lads. Go elsewhere.

Thank NutNz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were dubious because this place has such bad ratings but we were actually reallt surprised at how friendly the staff were and how clean and practical our 8 bed dorm was! The wifi always worked, there was always somebody on reception, it was good value for city centre and the bins got emptied every single day. also, best ramen...

Thank Sophie J
Ushuaia, Argentina
Reviewed 22 March 2017

No breakfast, no kitchen, 20 euros of key deposit, awful stairs, tiny bedrooms... The location is perfect though... Right in the middle of the centre, but... it's worth just for one or two nights... Not enough plugs.

Thank Romina L
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Overall, Hotel Mevlana was a below average stay. However, this is one of the lowest price hostels we found in Amsterdam so you need to realize that you get what you pay for. Our main concern was low price with a good location so this was what we chose, but those are literally the only 2 positive things about this...

2Thank bendicibrianna
Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Just returned home from 3 nights in a Quadruple room with our own bathroom (others you have to share with 1 betwwen 4/5 rooms) staff were very friendly when greeting us on reception to take payment. €20 deposit per key and €10 deposit if you would like a hairdryer (returned on departure) people have mentioned previously that the stairs to...

Thank SunshineBoi
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Omg out stay at this 'hotel' was horrendous!! We were led to believe that we would have a decent size room with our own toilet and shower however we had been completed blindsided by booking.com. The room we were given was on the fifth floor (no elevator and the stairs were like climbing a ladder). We had to share a...

2Thank Jessica H
Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed in this hostel because everywhere else was either too expensive or full and that's the only reason I would advise anyone else to stay here for. The 8 bed dorm was tiny, it's like they crammed as many beds into a tiny room as possible. The bathroom floor was constantly soaked in water; flip flops are a must....

Thank Grace K
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Staff are polite, understanding and always keen to give their recommendations. On top of that, everyone minds their own business and it's been so chill for us 18 year olds who'd visit during the day and party at night. The only downside is the noisy street it faces, but again — if you're here to have fun, you'll probably sleep...

Thank Loïc E
Giulianova, Italy
Reviewed 14 December 2016

The price is too high for the service, the stairs are impossible to climb, the wifii doesn't work and there is only one bathroom but the problem is that is very very small. Only positive aspect: position and is more clean than other. i don't consider it an hotel, may be a Hostel.

Thank Michela T
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Is not really cheap this Hostel. Has a poor internet connection, is an old building, hasn't elevator (we stayed on the 4th floor and the stairs are as a pyramid... was a nightmare). Well, I don't recommend this place.

Thank Hugo T

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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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Address: Nieuwenzijds Voorburgwal 160, 1012 SJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Centrum , Dam Square
Price Range: RM205 - RM912 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Mevlana 1*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Your last option Hostel.”
DiAplo, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Noisy on lower levels, steep stairs (rooms 1-4 on first floor) and no ladder for bunks.”
TravelAsh970, 31 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Do not book with this hotel”
sophiejpp, 2 Mar 2016 | Read review
“ONLY stay if you really have to be there for one night...”
erksung, 6 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Dont leave any nice clothes out”
traveltime111, 25 Jan 2016 | Read review
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