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Amstel Botel

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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good43%
  • Average27%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed March 20, 2008

In the interest of trying to save my company a couple of bucks, and because I am in A'dam all the time (working for a Dutch company), I tried the Botel. I cannot even describe the torture of this accomodation. First, they have you pay...More

3  Thank trinzeon
Reviewed March 11, 2008

I wholeheartedly implore people to look elsewhere in Amsterdam for a hotel - as there are much nicer places to stay!! The last moment website we booked this through gives it an incredibly unrealistic 3 stars... We booked this on the recommendation of a friend...More

3  Thank James B
Reviewed March 10, 2008

I had always wanted to stay on the Botel having seen it years ago when I went with a Uni friend. Unfortunately the boat has moved which we only realised a week before we went but this shouldn't put you off as it is very...More

3  Thank Trickletree
Reviewed February 27, 2008

we loved this hotel yes its moved but theres a free ferry and it only takes about 10 mins we would def stay here again the staff were friendly the room was basic but very very clean ask to stay on a high floor fab...More

1  Thank bootilish
Reviewed February 27, 2008

I always thought reviews were for moaners but please read this as I dont know how the Botel are getting away with their advertisement, the pictures you see are not where the boat is situated! Our weekend away was a christmas present from my Mum....More

4  Thank MoominBristol
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
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US$71 - US$171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#23 Best Value Hotel in Amsterdam
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$71 - US$171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#23 Best Value Hotel in Amsterdam
Room types
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July 31, 2018|
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Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
I went by pre booked taxi from Schipol but it’s easy to get the train into Amsterdam Central then catch the free ferry which leaves from the back of the station every 15-20 mins, the ferry takes about 10 mins and docks next... More
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Leah T
July 18, 2018|
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Response from DD3188 | Reviewed this property |
I was on the bottom floor and usually get sea sick too but I didn’t feel anything.
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May 10, 2018|
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