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    The Veteran

    Herengracht 561, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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    Traveller (73)
    Room & Suite (16)
    Hotel & Grounds (57)
    • Excellent6%
    • Very good21%
    • Average34%
    • Poor14%
    • Terrible25%
    5 Oct 2017
    “Honest ”
    22 Jun 2017
    “Very poor.”
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    1.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 21 June 2012

    The rooms are, uh, modest in the extreme, and the stairways are best described as narrow, winding passages. It can even be slightly loud out front at times, but that's the benefit of staying at this hotel: It' smack in the middle of the city...More

    Thank MichaelJunot
    Reviewed 19 June 2012

    We had a basic sunny double room that had a lovely view over the canal, staff and breakfast were fine. However the location is very noisy, we woke many times through out the night to loud street noise and other guests continuing to party in...More

    Thank London2010_12
    Reviewed 11 June 2012

    After reading some reviews I was really worried about this hotel/hostal however my friends and I were pleasantly suprised. For the price it was great! If you expect more then a small family run hotel then I would suggest paying more and going elsewhere! Amazing...More

    Thank Camila025
    Reviewed 29 May 2012


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    2  Thank Michele V
    Reviewed 18 May 2012

    We stayed here for 4 days in August of 2010 when we couldn't find anywhere else to stay. The location was quite beautiful, but the room itself was disgusting. Old, dirty, the bed linens looked like they hadn't been washed ever, and the door was...More

    1  Thank Lira V
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Price range
    • US$71 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Location
    • The Netherlands >
    • North Holland Province >
    • Amsterdam >
    • Canal Ring (Grachtengordel) / Rembrandtplein
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    • The Veteran Hotel Amsterdam
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    Traveller (73)
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    Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
    This UNESCO World Heritage Site is as historically
    significant as it is perennially popular. Whether
    you’re a history buff, architecture enthusiast,
    shutterbug, or fashionista, odds are you’ll find the
    Amsterdam you're looking for while roaming around the
    Grachtengordel (Canal Ring). A brilliant place to get
    lost in a moody meander and a key component to any
    sightseeing trip to Amsterdam, this area's major draws
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    "No rooms! Stay away my friends."
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    "No rooms are good. Don't go there."
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    "frendly, not so clean but tolerable, good location, nice view"
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    "rooms facing the canal would be good, away from the noise"
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