Heart Of Amsterdam Hostel

Oudezijds Achterburgwal 118/120, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1012 DT  show map
 2 stars
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Heart Of Amsterdam Hostel

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

EUR 31 per day

Kitchen facilities
Air conditioning

Central heating

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant buffet

24-Hour

24-hour reception

Luggage storage
Pets

No pets allowed

Verified Reviews:

  • Close to central station - Rooms are very basic - Decent breakfast - Free wifi
  • No maid service - 28 tv in the room - Loads of hot water - Will definitely stop again
  • Budget hotel - Right in the red light district - Room was clean - Bathroom small
  • In the heart of amsterdam - Unique views - Beds were comfortable - Very cheap
  • Close to all the cafes - Staff was friendly - Good price - Fantastic place to stay

Overview

Heart Of Amsterdam is a 2-star budget hostel, located within walking distance to the beach. The building was renovated in 2004.

Nearby points of interest include a palace and a church. Offering various dining options, oriental city and Friet Point are about 5-minute walk away.

The central location of Heart Of Amsterdam Hostel enables direct access to Amsterdam-Schiphol airport.

Rooms

The hostel offers 24 rooms featuring a private safe, heating, a TV, a seating area and a telephone. Guests have access to private bathrooms. Hairdryers and free toiletries are also available.

Eat & Drink

The hotel Heart Of Amsterdam serves a continental breakfast for free. 

Services

Heart Of Amsterdam Hostel offers a luggage storage, a safe deposit box and parking along with 24-hour reception, room service and ironing service.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 31 per day.

Number of rooms:   24.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • No smoking on site
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Room service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer on request

Media

  • Television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 

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Hostel Address:

Oudezijds Achterburgwal 118/120, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1012 DT

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City Center
  • Amsterdam
    400 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Amsterdam Central Station
    700 m
Underground stations
  • Metro Weesperplein
    1.4 km
  • Bus stop
    300 m
Restaurants
  • CAU (cuisine: South American, Argentinean)
    210 m
  • Blauw aan de Wal
    70 m
Parks
  • Rembrandtplein
    530 m
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    24

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
Size: 18 m²
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    Suite
    Bed type: 2 Single beds
    Size: 15 m²
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      Dormitory Room
      Bed type: Bed in shared room
      Size: 35 m²
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        Quadruple Room
        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
        Size: 22 m²
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          Size: 30 m²
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            How to reach hostel

            hostel Heart Of Amsterdam Hostel Amsterdam location
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            Hostel Address:

            Oudezijds Achterburgwal 118/120, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1012 DT

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Amsterdam
              400 m
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Amsterdam Central Station
              700 m
            Underground stations
            • Metro Weesperplein
              1.4 km
            • Bus stop
              300 m
            Restaurants
            • CAU (cuisine: South American, Argentinean)
              210 m
            • Blauw aan de Wal
              70 m
            Parks
            • Rembrandtplein
              530 m
            Hostel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Number of rooms:
              24

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            Heart Of Amsterdam Location

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            • Madame Tussaud's Amsterdam - 300 m
            • Meijer's Rondvaarten - 400 m

            Popular areas

            • Nieuwmarkt - 100 m
            • City Center - 300 m
            • Supper Club Amsterdam - 400 m

            Places of interest

            • Jolly Joker coffeeshop - 100 m
            • Quartier rouge - 100 m
            • Southern Church - 200 m
            • Red Light District - 200 m
            • Baba Coffee shop - 300 m
            • Madame Tussaud's Amsterdam - 300 m
            • New church - 300 m
            • Westerkerk - 400 m
            • Waterloo Square - 400 m

            Shopping areas

            • Royal Palace Amsterdam - 300 m
            • Kalverstraat - 400 m

            Monuments and Landmarks

            • Old church - 100 m
            • Dam Square - 200 m
            • Beurs van Berlage - 300 m
            • Damrak - 300 m
            • Nieuwe Kerk - 300 m
            • Shippinghouse - 400 m

            Museums

            • Madame Tussauds Museum - 100 m
            • musée de l'érotisme - 200 m
            • Beurs van Berlage - 300 m
            • gassan diamond - 400 m
            • La Maison de Rembrandt (Rembrandthuis) - 400 m

            Parks

            • keukenhof garden - 400 m

            Local attractions

            • The Rijksmuseum - 1.6 km
              Museumstraat 1, Amsterdam
            • Van Gogh Museum - 1.9 km
              Paulus Potterstraat 7, Amsterdam
            • CoBrA Museum of Modern Art - 2.0 km
              Sandbergplein 1-3, Amsterdam
            • Vondelpark - 1.6 km
              Stadhouderskade, Amsterdam
            • Diamant Museum Amsterdam - 1.8 km
              Paulus Potterstraat 8, Amsterdam

            Near the hostel

            • Cannabis College - 10 m
              Oudezijds Achterburgwal 124, Amsterdam
            • De Waag - 150 m
              Nieuwmarkt, Amsterdam
            • In de Waag - 190 m
              4 Nieuwmarkt, Amsterdam
            • Red Light District - 290 m
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            • Hash Marihuana Hemp Museum - 90 m
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            • Nieuwmarkt - 190 m
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            • Erotisch Museum - 210 m
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            Restaurants nearby

            • CAU - 210 m

              Address: Damstraat 5
              Phone: +31 20 623 9632

              65% likes this, based on 559 reviews
              Cuisine: South American, Argentinean
              Price Range: GBP 10 - GBP 63

            • Lust - 50 m

              Address: Runstraat 13
              Phone: 020 626 5791

              74% likes this, based on 59 reviews
              Cuisine: International
              Price Range: GBP 19 - GBP 29

            • Saint Morris Argentijns Restaurant - 80 m

              Address: Oudezijds Voorburgwal 163

              66% likes this, based on 33 reviews
              Cuisine: Argentinean

            • Blauw aan de Wal - 70 m

              Address: Achterburgwal 99
              Phone: 020-330-2257

              86% likes this, based on 151 reviews
              Price Range: GBP 23 - GBP 93

            • oriental city - 110 m

              Address: Oudezijds Voorburgwal 177- 179
              Phone: +31206268352

              57% likes this, based on 167 reviews
              Cuisine: Chinese

            Hostel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Number of rooms:
              24

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            Heart Of Amsterdam Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Heart Of Amsterdam

            Average guest rating

            6.2out of 10
            Good
            Based on 206 reviews

            Guest reviews

            • Group of friends
              5.0

              the location, the kindness of the staff

              dirty bedsheets, the toilets were too small (there is not even the space to sit)

            • Group of friends
              7.8

              It's where all the action is.

              Very old building. Noise outside at all hours easily heard due to poor windows & insulation.

            • Single
              4.6

              Decent location, right in the center of the red light district.

              No central air!!! Room was extremely hot, unbearable!!

            • Group of friends
              3.2

              None of the thing is acceptable. The room sucks, quite a lot of insects moving around everywhere and pigeon just stood outside on the windowsill and shouted all day and all night.

              Sucks, sucks! insects (moth, fly, ant) everywhere, animal (mouse, pigeon) everywhere

            • Single
              6.2

              The price and central location were excellent.

              Probably could improve with changing the time of cleaning at about 11am to maybe 11:30am, rather than doing this just after breakfast, thus making what could be a relaxed late breakfast something of a rushed meal. Then again, there is limited space, so this is understandable. All up, the price is unbeatable and the value for money is great.

            • Group of friends
              4.6

              The location was excellent. Wifi in the hotel was a big plus. The staff was also pretty friendly during check in.

              The room was not clean and we did not get our room serviced during our stay! I suffered over 40 beg bug bites while staying at the hotel over two nights in room 23..horrible!! The management needs to take this issue seriously as it has seriously affected the first week of my holidays in Europe.

            • Single
              4.6

              close to station, 24 hours reception.

              location and safety

            • Single
              6.2

              Location is great if you want to be in the heart of Amsterdam.

              Too many bunks in a room, and fewer bunks might mean that snoring does not keep you awake. Also had the impression that the mattresses do not regularly get aired out. Major dislike is the size of the toilet relative to the bathroom. No room to hardly sit, but sideways..... A pain in the ass! Literally! Also the room storage lockers are too small, and cannot accommodate a small 10kg size luggage. But at least can lock up valuables!

            • Group of friends
              3.8

              I chose to stay in this hotel for two reasons. First one is location. The other is that it is supposed to have parking facility in the hotel premises which is totally inaccurate!!!! The parking space is 5km away from the hotel!!! The rooms were dirty and dusty (even found bugs in my towels). Would not suggest it to anyone!

            • Single
              7.4

              Location is good.

              Door always open, security not good enough

            • Single
              6.6

              It was about the cheapest availbale while still being in the city.

              The smell in the rooms. Air vents covered in mold/grime. Flies. Very hot. Creaky doors into dorm and bathroom meaning no one could sneak in late at night. Breakfast was basic/not great but better than nothing I suppose.

            • Single
              4.6

              location was nice

              smells of room & bath room were bad

            • Single
              8.2

              the price and the locality, breakfast was simple but nice, friendly

              non smoking throughout the building was disapointing, all other hostels and hotels in Amsterdam catered for this.

            • Group of friends
              5.8

              The location is very good although a little confusing to find.

              Bathroom hadn't been cleaned at all, lucky we brought our own disenfectant! The whole place smelt and was like a giant building site. The same pile of dirty towels was there for our entire stay. The street is at full volume for 24 hours a day so bring earplugs!

            • Group of friends
              8.8

              The Hotel was a basic bed and breakfast, but all the staff were extremely polite and helpful, the hotel was also very clean, and havin your own bathroom definately helped. I would definately stay here again.

              The remote control for the T.v was missing from the room, although we didn't ask for it, I heard you could hire one for 5 euro.

            How to reach hostel

            hostel Heart Of Amsterdam Hostel Amsterdam location
            Show big map »

            Hostel Address:

            Oudezijds Achterburgwal 118/120, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1012 DT

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Amsterdam
              400 m
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Amsterdam Central Station
              700 m
            Underground stations
            • Metro Weesperplein
              1.4 km
            • Bus stop
              300 m
            Restaurants
            • CAU (cuisine: South American, Argentinean)
              210 m
            • Blauw aan de Wal
              70 m
            Parks
            • Rembrandtplein
              530 m
            Hostel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Number of rooms:
              24

            Hotel Awards

            DutchHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAmsterdamHeart Of Amsterdam

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Hotels Recommended by Guests in Netherlands

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