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Birmingham
Reviewed 5 April 2012

This was a Very good location, near dam square. Good shopping in the area. Hotel was ok and worth the money. The staff were friendly and helpful when we got there. They tried hard to get us in to our room on time. Which did happen. Nice food shops near by and tourist shop for guidance. The wireless worked so...

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Bradford
Reviewed 26 March 2012

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Middlesbrough
Reviewed 21 March 2012

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liverpool england
Reviewed 20 March 2012

Just back from HOTEL DE GERSTEKORREL stayed with my 2 teenage sons from Saturday 17 March to Monday 19th, we stayed in room no 32 on the 3rd floor, the tales of the stairs are spot on but as a 55 year old slightly over weight male, i can honestly say that they only started to bother me late evening...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2012

After a stay for a couple of nights in a nearby hotel that was more expensive than here, we wanted to stay in Amsterdam for an extra night, so we moved on and found the De Gerstekorrel. The hotel is right in the heart of Dam, on a main street but our room which was on the first floor and...

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durham
Reviewed 10 March 2012

We arrived at 10:30 and our room was ready for us. Staff were pleasant and polite. Small but clean room, breakfast served in your room, ideal centeral location. Only thing missing was tea/coffee making facilities. would definatly reccomend to our friends and use this hotel again.

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 March 2012

We were very tired from our journey to Amsterdam and we wanted to drop our bags off at the hotel and maybe get something to eat, so we arrived at the hotel reception and were greeted by a lovely receptionist who was more than happy to put us in our room straight away. The hotel is right where you need...

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Reviewed 24 February 2012

Stayed here for a 1 night city break. The hotel is in a great location for everything 2 streets away from the infamous red light district and just off dam square. We stayed in the smoking rooms which are in a seperate building from the main hotel. The room was very clean and didnt smell like a smoking room. This...

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 17 February 2012

A comfortable place to sleep in the heart of Amsterdam. Nice prices, friendly service. The location could not be better. Highly recommended.

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Luton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2012

Hotel De Kerstekorrel is our favourite place to stay whenever we go to Dam - since discovering 'Amsterdam's Best Kept Secret' in 2007, we have stayed there 15 times. It's about time we spread the love and write a review. We were first attracted to the Gerstekorrel because of its convenient location : After a 40 minute flight from Luton...

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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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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the 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 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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel De Gerstekorrel

Address: Damstraat 22, 1012 JM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Red Light District (De Wallen)
Price Range: $187 - $407 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel De Gerstekorrel 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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