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    Shelter City Hostel Amsterdam

    Barndesteeg 21, 1012 BV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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    Overview
    • Excellent24%
    • Very good46%
    • Average20%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible5%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Multilingual Staff
    Free Parking
    Pool
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    NH Collection Amsterdam Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky
    1,615 reviews
    #67 of 371 hotels in Amsterdam
     
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    672 reviews
    #8 of 371 hotels in Amsterdam
     
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    1 - 5 of 241 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I spent one night in the Shelter, as my flight arrived late at night and I visited friends in Rotterdam the next day. I went for the 16 (?) bed dorm. It was quite crowded, there were smallish lockers but not big enough for a...More

    Thank Chivis R
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    A lovely escape from the hustle and bustle of the Red Light district. No matter how crazy it is outside at night, it was quiet and peaceful in this place. Clean, friendly staff, nice kitchen for meals, and even a friendly hostel cat. The only...More

    Thank n-bromann
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    My friends and I stayed here for 3 nights and I've never felt more safe and clean in a hostel! All the people are so lovely and as an Aussie it was a very relaxed laid back vibe. Overall my friends and I had an...More

    1  Thank gabrielleejohnson
    Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

    The volunteers here were all lovely, friendly and seemed genuinely interested in your day. The cafe had a nice atmosphere but the kitchen facilities (fridge and microwave) were poor. Nice outdoor seating area. My 4 bed dorm was a good size. There were some social...More

    Thank Becky486335
    Reviewed 9 August 2017

    This hostel was fabulous. Right in the heart of the red-light district with a bike rental next door. The staff were super friendly, and the free breakfast was a brilliant extra. The dorm rooms were homely and the bathrooms were clean - no complaints :)...More

    Thank Olivia R
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$35 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 158
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    • North Holland Province >
    • Amsterdam >
    • Red Light District (De Wallen)
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    • The Shelter City Hotel Amsterdam
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    19 September 2015|
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    Response from gloria_jessica | Reviewed this property |
    No, the lockers are narrow. But there'll be room under the beds and just keep your valuables in the locker. You needed your own lock at this hostel, take a smaller to medium sized lock, not a big one! This place is great for... More
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    "Make sure you bring a padlock for your locker"
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    "You have to bring towels and keys for the locker..."
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    "DO NOT choose a dorm, instead go for a private ensuite. Maybe then you'll enjoy your stay."
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    "Higher floors many stairs."
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