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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here Easter weekend with my boyfriend. It is the second time i've visited Amsterdam but the first time i've stayed at this hotel. It's a very basic hotel but you pay for what you get and you're hardly in the room anyway! The location is great, you can walk within 5 minutes to central station (which is good...

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Michigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at France Hotel on our vacation to Amsterdam. We were not impressed by the cleanliness. There was gum stuck to light fixtures and the bathroom did not look like anyone ever cleaned it thoroughly. They even reused the shower soaps between customers. I would not recommend this hotel to anyone planning a trip to Amsterdam....

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Thank Nathan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel staff were polite and helpful for my friends who were first timers to the city. The rooms were smaller then expected but the price, location and breakfast were worth the smaller spaces. But with the accessibility and location I would gladly recommend and visit this hotel again.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Here last work enjoyed stay. Staff friendly. Room clean warm . We stayed in a room with no Windows, didn't miss them . Breakfast in Molly's next door was fine . We had dinner there first night was good .all in all I'd stay here again

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Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When you're in Amsterdam you're hardly in your hotel room so it doesn't really matter! The hotel was a very good location five minutes from Amsterdam central station which is amazing for when you have just got off the plane! The room was big enough for three beds as well as space and a desk, comfy chair and tv which...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is in a great location just 5 mins walk from central station. Staff are friendly and the rooms are basic but have everything you need apart from tea/coffee in the rooms but there is a machine in the reception area. I stayed in a triple room which was big enough for 3 girls and all our luggage. You're...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very bad experience. The desk guy is unserviceable , poor breakfast. It took them 3 days to switch us a room because of hot water malfunction in the room. The only good thing is the location. The elevator is filthy.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived for a hen do this weekend, the location is amazing! 5 min walk from the red light district, central train station and shopping! The staff were fantastic and very attentive. The only downside was the room-no mirrors, no windows and a bit stuffy, but it did its job! Would recommend for other hen/stag dos

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Location is the strong point of the hotel. Also very good breakfast in the pub. Rooms very small with nice decoration. Bathroom awful. Every day they clean our room. Above all location of this hotel it's the strongest point to stay. Receptionist very friendly with all the information you want.

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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

The best thing about the hotel is the location. 5 minute walk from the red lights district and Amsterdam Central Station and surrounded by nice bars and restaurants. The canals around it are beautiful. The staff is REALLY helpful and they were very nice to us when our friend got sick after quite a few muffins.... The rooms are pretty...

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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 less salubrious activities drawing the curious to this age-old part of time. Nevertheless, the Red Light District is still a very safe and incredibly fascinating area where at the turn of a corner you can be transported from the dingy glow of modern day neon red to a glorious 16th century Delft blue dreamscape.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
France Hotel is located on a quiet canal street and yet only 200 meters from Amsterdam Central Station. The hotel has an adjoining restaurant and Irish pub. The rooms have air conditioning, free WiFi and Free International phone calls and are equipped with private bathroom. A breakfast buffet is served daily in the restaurant and pub. When weather is nice, guests can sit on the small, waterside terrace. During the day, guests can get coffee, tea, snacks and drinks from the vending machines in the lobby. There is free WiFi in all the rooms and public area.From France Hotel, you can take a 10-minute walk to Dam Square and go shopping in the Kalverstraat. The Red Light District is a 5-minute walk away. Trams 5, 16 and 24 at the station offer direct access to the Museum Square. ... more   less 

Additional Information about France Hotel Amsterdam

Address: Oudezijds Kolk 11, 1012 AL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Red Light District (De Wallen)
Price Range: $186 - $389 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — France Hotel Amsterdam 3*
Number of rooms: 57
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