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8 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Location is really good. It's close to museums square and vondelpark. Rooms are clean enough. Common Loo and the common baths are always busy and not useful. Internet connection is not good enough. Connection generally lost On the other hand you can find one of the cheapest 1 person room in Amsrerdam. Costs are around 25-30 €. Staffs are smiley... More 

Thank Anıl A
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8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were here twice, for 2 days each, during our Netherlands trip. The location is a little away from the city centre and the the staff isn't very helpful. There are not enough bathrooms and people in the 4-bed dorm or 12-bed dorm on a floor share the same one. The WiFi is poor as well. We stayed in both... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having read quite a few negative reviews on TripAdvisor, I was skeptical about staying here, but the price convinced me to give the Princess Hostel a go (it was the cheapest available accommodation at the time) I'm pleased I did - yes, it's not a hotel, and it's not spotlessly clean and tidy, but there are friendly staff, hot showers,... More 

Thank Stuart W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely staff, rooms are comfortable enough and the kitchen, although small, is well stocked. No social area though so really not good for meeting fellow travellers. Right near a tram stop and only about twenty minutes to the centre.

Thank Leo G
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this hotel for a last minute holiday, it was very cheap so we were expecting much. We read the reviews but decided to just go with it because it can't be that bad. And it really wasn't! Some of the reviews are so harsh. First of all, i wouldn't said it was dirty at all. The room was... More 

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Taichung, Taiwan
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 20 September 2016

Good location, two tram stations at the corner. BUT 90% of what you pay goes for its location. Small stairs is difficult for carrying a heavy luggage, especially when you get to stay on the top floor. Bathroom, toilet, floor, wall, window, curtain are all dirty. Stay only when you have very little budget for accommodation.

Thank ginnymeow625
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Booked through booking.com , could not find at Central due to very high tourist end of season and also due to several exhibitions and festival and IBC is one of them. The check in was easy and I was given quickly my keys my credit card was already charged the reception was friendly . It has a very small space... More 

Thank Rohit G
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Reviewed 12 August 2016

They were nice enough to let us book a single night, a lot of other hostels don't allow it. I can't tell with any degree of certainty was the guy at the reception rude or high as a kite. My friend and I got a room, which is, honest to God, the smallest room I have ever slept in, there... More 

Thank Nizar E
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We had a room to ourselves which was very cramped, a double bed in the centre and a bunk-bed alongside. Once our big bags were on the floor there was literally no floor space but we had a nice little balcony so we'd take turns getting stuff sorted in the room. The kitchen was so small there was barely room... More 

Thank koldkustard
Newtown, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Plugs in our room didn't work so we couldn't charge our phones. The shared bathroom was filthy and the room smelled bad. Bed linen stained and had holes in. Unpleasant stay. Left the hotel feeling grotty. Basic needs like clean sheets, bathroom and electricity not met hence poor review.

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Princess Hostel Amsterdam

Address: Overtoom 80-I, 1054 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Vondelpark
Price Range: RM128 - RM2,061 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Princess Hostel Amsterdam 1*
Number of rooms: 1
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“Perfect location, walking distance to Leidseplain”
  • Cracky window and soaky curtain
  • The next morning after checking in, looks like they never clean.
  • Nice view from the attic(my room)
  • Day view
  • The mattress is soft and comfy enough, but the smell could be improved
 of 5 bubbles ginnymeow625, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Just don't !”
 of 5 bubbles 180cynthiar, 18 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Go somewhere else”
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  • Bathroom
  • Carpet around sink in our bedroom
  • TV stand directly above daughters head
  • Sink in room on arrival
 of 5 bubbles 75WendyR, 11 Nov 2015 | Read review
“There are no good rooms in this hell hole.”
 of 5 bubbles stanleyr3, 30 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Stay away.”
 of 5 bubbles iant205, 25 Aug 2015 | Read review
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