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Excellent location with great facilities

Ghost Feb 2019 - Great location easy to get for from Amsterdam centre via M54 (yellow) metro line... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Worthing, United Kingdom
Nice place for a concert

Ticket and security check went fast and efficient. Stage is high enough to see from everywhere... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
Frank v
Den Dolder, The Netherlands
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Since 2001 AFAS Live, Amsterdam venue, lives up to her credo 'Live will never be the same!'. The concept, which is internationally refreshing, offers over 600.000 visitors a year an unforgettable night out. In 2001 the doors of the location opened...more
Arena boulevard 590, 1101 DS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 409 7979
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Ghost Feb 2019 - Great location easy to get for from Amsterdam centre via M54 (yellow) metro line. Security was very efficient and very fast. there are plenty fo bars so queues are decent, however there dont seems to be sufficient toilet facilities for the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank GFrankers
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Ticket and security check went fast and efficient. Stage is high enough to see from everywhere (unless you are short, than go for a higher place if available). Sound and light show were very good. There are enough bars and toilets available, but make sure...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Frank v
Reviewed 27 November 2018

ok venue not much seating and drink very expensive. have to pay for lockers. Sound quality quite good

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank isabellaNorthants
Reviewed 25 November 2018

What an amazing place. Was really worried about attending as my husband is not in good health. No need at all to worry. Staff were wonderful, helpful and friendly. Special area for disabled. Best seat in the house. No steps to contend with. Staff even...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank BlackCountryTrouble
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Was here with my daughter for a concert of Halsey, and I met say that the crowd management was decently done. The lay out needs to get a bit used to since the signalling is either not present or invisible when it is busy (which...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Luecht
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We arrived only with a few minutes to spare. We were admitted swiftly, they didn't bother much with security checks so I managed to smuggle in a bottle of water since I'm not a drinker and I've heard lots of complaints about the token system....More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank eleniaggeliki
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

I think AFAS Live is a great venue, the sound system works as it should BUT the problem for me and all fans waiting for the concert was security. They were rude, made fun of us, didn’t care about our safety. At night there came...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Zuzia K
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

This venue has a really good sound for concerts, big hall, much space and a few stands to get food and drinks

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank lrhmelissa
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Fab show but absolutely shocking to get admission to the gig .we arrived at 1810 for an 1830 start. Not admitted until 1935. Absolutely boiling hot with no drinks and kept getting moved from queue to queue. Appalling. Once in all ok apart from the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank melaniepyle2018
Reviewed 5 June 2018

....and that is the silly token system for buying drinks. You have to purchase a certain amount before you can exchange them for drinks. What is wrong with good old cash, I have no idea. But the views, sound are good which I guess is...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Graham B
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6 January 2019|
Response from BlackCountryTrouble | Reviewed this property |
The venue is different for every gig. The floor area is by the bar and seats around. Contact the venue. They were amazing helping me seat my disabled husband. Very helpful and friendly.
29 October 2018|
Response from Luecht | Reviewed this property |
usually seats are assigned as per ticket, but that can differ per concert, so be sure to check. Have fun with Lauryn Hill!
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