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Amstel Botel

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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.
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
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Accessible rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Lake View
Harbour View
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Full view
61Somewhat walkable
Grade: 61 out of 100
20Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
6Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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We paid very little to stay here having got a good deal through Easyjet so we expected the hotel to be basic. It is basic. The rooms are quite small (bathrooms are tiny) and very simply furnished but the place is spotlessly clean and the staff are extremely friendly and helpful
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This is not your normal run of the mill 3 star hotel, Yes it is a boat so it rocks a little, and you have a view of a wharf or a submarine and yes it is a little bit on the small side, but come on people is a boat hotel, its an easy 2 min walk to a free ferry to the city and
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I was very impressed by how accommodating the hotel staff were! When I booked the hotel via the travel agents there were no double rooms available (our stay coincided with a dutch holiday) so I booked a twin room (booked it as a birthday present for my boyfriend and knew he
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we stayed here as part of a group tour. its basic and comfortable, small rooms as expected on a 'boat' hotel, tiny bathroom. but clean. breakfast was decent continental. not much to do around the location, u take a 30min ferry to city centre but ferries run frequently. staff,
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rooms basic but clean and modern...once we found ferry and got use to routine it really was 10mins from botel to dam square ...... staff were really lovely and very helpful.... breakfast served till 10.30 which was brilliant bread rolls ham cheese yoghurt cereal and even BACON
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The Loft Letters Room at the Botel
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The Standard Double Room at the Botel
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The Loft Letters Room at the Botel
The tiny bathroom, which rapidly became the "wet-room" due to the spray of the shower and poor d
The Pancake Boat
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How much is the tourism tax ?
Don't remember paying any
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I take it towels are provided?
Yes towels are provided and changed daily if needed
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Hi do your rooms have hairdryers
You can ask for one at the front desk. They ask for a deposit which is returned when you bring it back.
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You could walk but it would be a very long way. The ferry is by far the best way across, free, reliable and quick, no reason not to use it.
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From what I recall, their is a free shuttle bus to Veer Buiksloterweg wharf, from where there is a frequent ferry service across to Amsterdam Central. Check-in at the Botel is open 24 hours a day.
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"The pier is 100m long and you can hear every single step outside, from inside your room"
"Choose price with breakfast included as limited options available off the Botel"
"Check out the letter rooms on the roof to see if any are available on offer."
"Try and book one of the five 'Loft-Letters'."
"Ask to stay on the ferry side, as otherwise you have horrible views and more noise from drunk guests returning to the boat"
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PRICE RANGE
US$52 - US$1,087 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
amstel botel hotel amsterdamamstel botel alkmaaramstel botel hotel alkmaarbotel amsterdam
LOCATION
The NetherlandsNorth Holland ProvinceAmsterdamNoordelijke IJ-oeversNDSM WharfOud NoordAmsterdam North
NUMBER OF ROOMS
175
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