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Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy

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#98 of 366 Hotels in Amsterdam
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Even if you stay elswhere in Amsterdam, the Lloyd Cultural Embassy id worth a visit. If dinner is as good as breakfast, I would certainly recommend it. The breakfast offers what you expect and more. There is a personal touch to what is served like an eggsallad, a cucumber chutney or the freshly pressed juices. I really enjoyed this place,...

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Lloyd-Amsterdam, Manager at Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy, responded to this review

Dear Lena, Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at out Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy. The are proud of all the design pieces we have in the hotel and really like to hear that you took a tour through the hotel. We hope to welcome you again soon. Please, book directly via...

Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The hotel is within easy access to the center via tram 16 or the zoo and galleries via tram 10. Or perfect for walking and running. All the rooms are amazing and we spent hours wondering around the hotel itself taking in all the oddities. The staff were amazing as our first room had twin beds, we had asked for...

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Lloyd-Amsterdam, Manager at Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much for you feedback and all those lovely compliments! We are happy to hear you liked your stay at Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy. We would like to see you again soon! Please, book directly via our website for the best rate. With kind regards, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Quirky hotel, full of character. Each room very different - and you can pick your * rating according to your budget. Amazing and helpful staff from reception to restaurant and meeting rooms. Good value option for a work meeting or visit.

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Lloyd-Amsterdam, Manager at Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much for your review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed you stay at Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy. We hope to see you again soon, so you can see more rooms! Please, book directly via our website for the best rate. With kind regards, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy

Bergamo, Italy
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This is a well run, clean and interesting Hotel that is steeped in history. Originally the hotel was a staging point for emigrants from Eastern Europe who were going to South America. Their boats would depart from the quay in front of the Hotel. Next door you can still see the de contamination building where all emigrants had to be...

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Lloyd-Amsterdam, Manager at Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy, responded to this review

Dear Paul, Thank you so much for your review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at our Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy. We hope to see you again soon. Please book directly via our website for the best rate. With kind regards, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Reviewed 21 February 2017

A hotel the French will hate but anyone who likes modern furniture from local artists will find very curious and love. Mind, could be that you find the coffee cup from the last guest in your room because the housekeeping service doesn't take things so closely but the hotel is friendly and clean ... a bit far from the real...

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Lloyd-Amsterdam, Manager at Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy, responded to this review

Dear Annik, Thank you for your feedback. It is great to hear you enjoyed your stay at Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy. We hope to welcome you again soon. Please, book at our website for the best rate. With kind regards, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy

Reviewed 18 February 2017

This hotel was the first hotel in the world where all the rooms have different star ratings from 1 to 5. We had a 2 star economy room which was quite a large room with twin beds. It was more than adequate for us as a couple, plenty of drawer and cupboard space for clothes and things. My wife tells...

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Lloyd-Amsterdam, Manager at Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much for your extensive review! We are really happy to hear you enjoyed you stay at Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy. You can also book your breakfast together with the room, than the breakfast will cost less. We would love to welcome you again, so you can visit another unique room! Please, book at our...

Brooklyn, NY
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Stayed during a particularly chilly February week and enjoyed what is an unusual property with an interesting history. My room was spare but perfectly functional with a good view. The design of the building hasn't been whitewashed - it features unusual spaces to spend time in and the location is convenient. Ate in the restaurant twice and had breakfast every...

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Lloyd-Amsterdam, Manager at Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your feedback. We are happy to hear that you like your stay at our Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy. We would love to welcome you again, so you can visit another unique room. Please book at our website for the best rate. With kind regards, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy

Aquitaine, France
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Its overall ambiance, its restaurant, its very kind and helpful staff, its location (a short walk from tram 10 that takes you to the center of Amsterdam in minutes) make the Lloyd Hotel an excellent place to stay!

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TheLloydHotel, Manager at Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your feedback. Great to hear that you enjoyed our Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy so much! We would love to welcome you again. Please, book via our website for the best price! With kind regards, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here with my boyfriend before Christmas. Emailed hotel letting them know id arrive early but would understand if my room would not be ready. We arrived around half 10 and they said it wasn't ready, which was fine we just dropped out bags off and went for a walk into the center (we did not realize the tram stop...

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TheLloydHotel, Manager at Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for this very extensive review. We always strive to have your room ready as fast as possible but this depends on the time other guests check out. We are happy to hear you got your well deserved rest after all. Did you know we have free coffee and tea making facilities in the corridor? We like...

The Netherlands
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We have stayed here numerous times in different rooms (also differently priced). We are extremely satisfied every time nu the comfort, service and decoration. This hotel has a history and shows it in its (industrually) designed rooms.

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Dear Clarice, Thank you for your feedback. Great to hear that you enjoyed our Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy so much! We would love to welcome you again. Please, book via our website for the best price! With kind regards, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy

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Staying in Eastern Docklands (Oostelijk Havengebied)

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Eastern Docklands (Oostelijk Havengebied)
A visit to Amsterdam’s Eastern Docklands presents the opportunity to marvel at its many modern architectural masterpieces like the Openbare Bibliotheek Amsterdam and the beguiling Python Bridge while taking in its scenic waterfront with its trendy assortment of cafés, restaurants, bars, and clubs. Here in this post-industrial (though in some parts still very much presently industrial) neighborhood, you’ll find a smart selection of cool galleries and shops as well as the kid-friendly Science Center NEMO and the National Maritime Museum.
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The Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy in Amsterdam is the first one-to-five star design hotel in the world. Created as a home for travellers of all stripes, we believe in sharing cultural luggage - yours and ours. Located in a transformed historic building with 117 rooms, the Lloyd Hotel is an icon of Dutch design. More than 50 designers and artists are involved in the hotel. Our Cultural Embassy presents ongoing exhibitions, talks and events every month, available to all guests. Lloyd Hotel and Cultural Embassy is located 900 metres from Pakhuis de Zwijger. Bimhuis concert hall is a 15-minute walk away. Guests benefit from a terrace, an excellent restaurant and free WiFi. Coffee and tea making facilities are available to guests throughout the hotel. The Cultural Embassy of Lloyd Hotel is present throughout the building. Cultural events are hosted and mezzanine platforms are used for exhibitions, meetings and events. The Lloyd has a variety of meeting room facilities and a library for smaller groups. The restaurant focuses on carefully sourced local ingredients and serves a range of sandwiches, light meals and an extensive breakfast buffet. There is also a shop selling delicatessen-style foods and designer gifts. Guests who wish to explore Amsterdam by bicycle can rent one from reception. The Rietlandpark tram stop is 200 metres away and offers services to Amsterdam Central Station within 10 minutes. Anne Frank House and Dam are both within a 10-minute walk from the Station. Leidseplein and the Jordaan district can be reached by taking tram 10. Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ is 1.5 kilometres away. The Lloyd Hotel's neighbourhood is a great choice for travellers interested in city walks, architecture and cycling. ... more   less 

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Address: Oostelijke Handelskade 34, 1019 BN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Eastern Docklands (Oostelijk Havengebied)
Price Range: RM362 - RM1,390 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy 3*
Number of rooms: 117
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#66 Business Hotel in Amsterdam
#89 Family Hotel in Amsterdam
#108 Romantic Hotel in Amsterdam
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“Avoid the room on lower floors facing road, the noise is not conducive to a good night sleep.”
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“We did turn down a double room in the basement -- it resembled a long hallway with a bed at the end. But it was at least en suite.”
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