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Barbacan Hotel Amsterdam

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7 Aug 2017
“Worse 'hotel' i have ever stayed in!!! ”
2 weeks ago
“Be wary of this hotel”
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Wheelchair Access
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel cancelled our booking leaving us without accommodation before our arrival in Amsterdam. They never called us prior to cancelling only. I rang my credit card company and there was no problem with my credit card and the hotel has never tried to charge it...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

I'm completely gutted that we chose to stay here. My friend and I read the reviews and assumed that we could stand the supposed 'bed bugs, rudeness and dirtiness' of the hotel, as we're not high maintenance. HOWEVER, we just couldn't. As soon as we...More

Thank Katy G
Reviewed 7 January 2018

My daughter and her friend stayed in this "hotel" (I use that term loosely) fortunately for only 1 night. Their initial reaction was wish we had looked at the previous trip advisor reviews before we booked as I'm afraid they were pretty spot on. The...More

2  Thank Sue J
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Stayed here as an emergency after our booked room was double booked. There were four of us and were given a quadruple room. It was late at night, and a very busy weekend in Amsterdam so we had no choice. When you enter, the place...More

1  Thank harvey10
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

This hotel is by far the worst hotel I have came across, I would rather have slept in a hostel to be honest. The only positive thing about the hotel is the location. Smelt damp, was filthy, the bed was a plank of wood with...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$94 - US$272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Plantage & the East / Binnenstad
Also Known As
Amsterdam Barbacan Hotel
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Plantage & the East
The eastern edge of central Amsterdam provides
visitors with the chance to imagine the city that
Rembrandt called home (and to tour his historic house)
while shopping like the thriftiest of locals at
Waterlooplein’s massive flea market, or even enjoying
a craft beer beside the tallest wooden windmill in The
Netherlands. This verdant, serene, and stately part of
town is home to Artis Royal Zoo, one of Europe’s
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"Don't stay here"
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"Don't know about the other rooms, but i wouldn't stay at this "hotel" again."
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"Get a room on a lower floor for a stronger WiFi connection."
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"There's a very nice curb out front that seemed very comfortable."
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