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Hotel De Gerstekorrel

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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good37%
  • Average23%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“no lift”(35 reviews)
“dam square”(125 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Rooftop Bar
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
3 Star Hotel
Looking for an excellent central location with friendly service and extras like breakfast in bed? Then choose Hotel de Gerstekorrel, where guests return year after year! Our 32 room hotel offers single rooms, 2 persons rooms, triple rooms as well as four persons rooms - come alone, with...
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Location and contact
Damstraat 22, 1012 JM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
7.3 miles to Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport
362 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
0.2 miles from Red Light District
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All reviewsno liftdam squarered light districtcentral locationgreat locationsteep stairsdoor stepcontinental breakfast isfriendly receptionluggage roomfourth floorbeds were very comfortablenon smokingwet roomnoisy at nightstaying at this hotelwould stay here again
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I have booked the hotel (GERSTEKORREL located on 22 Damstraat) for 5 nights as it was referred by Air Canada Vacation. First of all, this is not a 3 stars hotel... it is a 1 1/2 Star max... there is no elevator...More

Thank jasonr830
Response from Gerstekorrel, Front Office Manager at Hotel De GerstekorrelResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your feedback. First and foremost we are sorry to hear that you were unhappy with your experience with us. We take all complaints very seriously. We have our hotel inspected regularly but if a guest introduces a bug to a room through...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is not what is advertised- it is more of a cheap, loud hostel in a tourist trap area under a very loud street that you can hear everything at all hours of day and night- we checked in and there were hairs in...More

Thank Inanna B
Response from Gerstekorrel, Front Office Manager at Hotel De GerstekorrelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We always hope that guests will read about our hotel prior to booking a reservation with us. Many of our guests specifically choose our hotel and love us for our central location. Those who have mobility problems usually let us...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Location is so much fantastic, a minute to dam square and 5 minutes to redlight. Similar to other city center hotels in amsterdam, lack of lift is terrible. Access to 4th floor is like an access to a roman castle, imagine you have 3 luggages...More

Thank babak m
Response from Gerstekorrel, Front Office Manager at Hotel De GerstekorrelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed our central location. We are also happy to hear that you found your room spacious and the staff friendly. We hope to welcome you back soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This Hotel is an (almost) hidden gem! It is close to everything and the reception staff is friendly and helpful! A nice added feature is that a continental breakfast is included in the cost of the room rental and there are a lot of food...More

Thank americanwoman5150
Response from Gerstekorrel, Front Office Manager at Hotel De GerstekorrelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the positive feedback. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our central location and found our staff friendly and helpful. We hope to welcome you back soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for two nights, reception staff were very friendly and spoke good English. Rooms were nice and clean and light, bathroom small but we had fresh towels and a safe in our room. We were in a room at the front of the hotel and...More

Thank jessyjewel
Response from Gerstekorrel, Front Office Manager at Hotel De GerstekorrelResponded 2 weeks ago

We appreciate your feedback. It's wonderful that you enjoyed our location and found the rooms clean and light. We are very happy to hear that you found our reception staff welcoming and helpful. We hope you will visit with us again soon!

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Looking for an excellent central location with friendly service and extras like breakfast in bed? Then choose Hotel de Gerstekorrel, where guests return year after year! Our 32 room hotel offers single ...More rooms, 2 persons rooms, triple rooms as well as four persons rooms - come alone, with a friend, the whole family or a group of friends! Hotel de Gerstekorrel is a popular and modern hotel close to the famous Dam Square, shopping streets such as De Kalverstraat, the canals, wonderful restaurants and unforgettable nightlife. Do you come for a concert in Ziggo Dome or Heineken music hall? Or want to see the Music Awards? Interested in football stadium Arena, Ajax? Stay with us and you easily reach all these places by public transportation.The famous Amsterdam museums - newly opened Stedelijk Museum and new Rijksmuseum, Hermitage, Van Gogh and several other museums and art galleries are also close by. Less
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Traveller (140)
Room & Suite (63)
Dining (7)
Nearby
Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the
Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its
saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to
view some of the city’s most picturesque canals,
historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples
of traditional local architecture – not to mention
Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist
temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some
...More
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Sarah B
29 January 2018|
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Response from Andy N Lyndsey G | Reviewed this property |
No fridge xx hot drink facilities
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Markb156
31 October 2017|
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Response from Gerstekorrel | Property representative |
Our official check in time is 14:00, however, we frequently have rooms ready earlier. We suggest that you bring your luggage to the hotel for safekeeping as soon as you arrive in Amsterdam. At that time we will be able to... More
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163adil
30 August 2017|
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Response from Gerstekorrel | Property representative |
Yes! If we have the availability.
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Room Tips
"We were on third floor, far enough above street level to muffle sound with the help of the good curtains."
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"Room not facing the street"
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"At the back of the hotel."
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"ask for a lower level floor if difficulty climbing thin stairs"
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