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The Greenhouse Effect

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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“retro room”(4 reviews)
“mini bar”(10 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
2 Star Hotel
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All reviewsthe red light districtretro roommini barnoisy at nightsteep stairshotel bardam squarebreakfast is servedclose to the train stationfirst floorperfect locationthe heart of the citysmoking roomtop floorapartmentweedhostel
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Reviewed 31 May 2013

As soon as we arrived all the staff were very friendly and welcoming, and don't get me wrong the hotel was nice. As soon as we got in the room saw a bug crawling on one of the beds, we stayed in room number 4,...More

1  Thank Pedro_Milkins
Reviewed 26 May 2013

We stayed 3 nights in an apartment and the last night in the 'Arabian nights' room. Both locations were handy for seeing the main sites in Amsterdam. The apartment & room were both clean & tidy, staff were extremely friendly & helpful. The apartment had...More

1  Thank RS8384
Reviewed 22 May 2013 via mobile

A stayed in a Mary Jane triple room with 2 friends, for 2 nights. The room was ok considering the price, but was like sleeping in the middle of a building site. The rooms are above a bar, which was perfect. The staff were great,...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2013

The evening before our travel, I received a call to confirm my stay. I took this as a courtesy call. We spent the whole day at Keukenhof and turned up at about 8PM. We were given the key and directed to a place in the...More

3  Thank RRay84
Reviewed 12 May 2013

6 of us stayed at the hotel for just 1 night in April. The rooms are basic but clean and tidy and certainly adequate. I found the staff, unlike some other reviewers, very friendly and polite, they helped with where to go and what to...More

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Dining (43)
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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
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Response from stonecold33 | Reviewed this property |
yes thats one of the good things bout the hotel
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"Phone them just before going to check your room booking is ok."
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"Lookout for the steep Steps"
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"We were on the top floor so quieter than lower down rooms"
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"Quietest floors 3rd and up. More space and private baths on 2nd floor."
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