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Amstel Botel

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Cornwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

The Botel was perfect for our weekend away, it did the job and we knew what to expect. The rooms are very basic, but clean and comfortable. The bathroom is very small, but we expected that with staying on a boat. Staff are friendly and helpful. The breakfast was served on a neighbouring boat which was nice and quirky, however,...

Thank al070289
Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a wonderful stay in Amsterdam. It was more than I 've expected. This year I tried something new. Not an usual hotel, but a floating one , AMSTEL BOTEL. . Great experience. Conveniently located. Basic room with comfortable bed, free wi-fi , hot water . The bathroom is very small, but that's OK , after all, it's a...

Thank Claudia C
Wicklow, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The botel is a very basic but nice accommodation on the water at NDSM pier which is just across from central station and accessible by a regular and free ferry service which only takes 10 minutes to cross. It's quite the experience just arriving to this place via boat. The rooms are basic and a bit dated but it's good...

Thank Allan H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved yhis place 4 yime in the last 4 years ive stayed here and staying again in july great location and peaceful breakfast is nice ferry right next to the botel to central ststion and central amsterdam

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Each time when I went to Amsterdam I always stayed right in the city centre, but when I came across this place I decided to go for something different! This hotel might not be very plush or fancy, but: 1) its an actual boat 2) it is very quiet 3) there are a few bars just at the end of...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having read the positive reviews on TripAdvisor, we decided to book the Amstel Botel for 4 nights during our stay in Amsterdam and have just returned from our trip. The Botel has 175 basic, budget rooms and 5 new luxury 'red letter rooms' on the top of the boat. The positives. Although the basic rooms are tiny, they have fast...

1Thank domidog
Rome, Italy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Community from TripAdvisor, please be aware of staying in this hotel. I came for Kingsday night to this hotel and after the check out staff from the reception told me to leave my luggage in the back office (who only they had the keys). When I came back after some hours to pick up my suitcase (with my laptop inside),...

1Thank Diegoeao
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights in March, it was a means to an end (couldn't afford a hotel in the city but didn't want to be miles away!) . The transport network is brilliant, the ferry takes about 15-20 mins and are really regular, if you miss one you have no more than 25 min wait and it goes straight...

Thank lisabobisa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A party of 19 of us visited here last year . We were all accommodated in the Botel the rooms were clean ,basic, but that was reflected in he price ,tv included ,breakfast was included as well and was buffet style , plenty for everyone .There was a bar serving hot beverages, alcohol and snacks .We used the free ferries...

1Thank Laurie C
Lancashire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place if you're looking for somewhere cheap and a bit different to stay. The rooms are clean and tidy Not great disabled access especially to bathrooms Did never make breakfast for cat common than that There is a free Fairy taking you to the there from the tray back of the train station which runs to...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Amstel Botel is Amsterdam's floating hotel. Stay in our hotel with unique design in appearance. We are located in the center of Amsterdam just 3 minutes walk from the Central Railway Station and 18 minutes ride from Amsterdam Airport, which offers a splendid opportunity to discover Amsterdam's history, culture and beauty. The Amstel Botel has 175 rooms, smoking and non-smoking rooms available, all with toilet/shower, hot/cold water, safe, AM/FM clock radio, writing desk, telephone. ... more   less 

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Address: 3 MT Ondinaweg | NDSM-Pier 3, 1033 RG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Price Range: $107 - $188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Amstel Botel 3*
Number of rooms: 175
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Also Known As:
Amstel Botel Hotel Amsterdam
Amstel Botel Alkmaar
Amstel Botel Hotel Alkmaar
Botel Amsterdam
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#8 Best Value Hotel in Amsterdam
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“Take earplugs as the rooms aren't sound-proofed.”
domidog, 3 May 2017 | Read review
“The lowest floors give you less movements due to water.”
EEDB, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get a room facing the city. The night light is amazing and of course the old Russian submarine.”
anthonytC6286MY, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“we had room/cabin 311 and it was great, had views of the river/ferry.”
LorraineCM2014, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms were of the same standard and great value for money we will stay here again for sure.”
, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
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