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Flying Pig Uptown

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  • Excellent44%
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All reviewssmoking roomfree breakfastbed dormbathrooms and showersfantastic hostelbar downstairsperson roomamsterdam signamsterdam experiencevan gogh museumflights of stairsno elevatorfirst floortop flooryour luggagebeds were comfortableenjoyed my stay
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Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

This was the second hostel stay of our 2 week long interrail trip. The hostel is quite easy to find, situated alongside a huge park and the museum quarter. The hostel reception is down a narrow flight of stairs which can be a little awkward...More

Thank Alex K
Response from Flying_Pig_Uptown, Front Office Manager at Flying Pig UptownResponded October 8, 2015

Hi there, Thanks for leaving a review of your stay with us! We really appreciate it since we can learn a lot from it. We are very happy to see you enjoyed your stay with us! Sorry to hear you didn't quite like the size...More

Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

Near the Rijksmusem and the Van Gogh Museum, the Uptown Flying Pig hostel was a great place to unwind after a day of sightseeing. We stayed up the top floor and the staff were always helpful in bringing our bags up and down during check...More

Thank Jess C
Response from Flying_Pig_Uptown, Front Office Manager at Flying Pig UptownResponded September 28, 2015

Hi there, Thank you so much for leaving this nice review! We are very happy to see you had such a good time with us and you like our location so much! We were happy to help out with your luggage ;) Thanks again for...More

Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

Very charming hostel. Located in a great super secure neighborhood near the museum complex, Vondelpark, and Leidsplein nightlife area. Most everything in central Amsterdam is walking distance or you can use the excellent tram. Pick up an unlimited daily pass from the front desk they...More

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Response from Flying_Pig_Uptown, Front Office Manager at Flying Pig UptownResponded September 24, 2015

Hi there, Wow! Thank you so much for leaving this extensive review of your stay with us. We really appreciate this! :) It's great to read all your comments about our great location, lovely staff and good facilities and to see you had such a...More

Reviewed September 18, 2015 via mobile

Nice, very welcoming, affordable, very friendly staff and atmosphere, great location (very close to Van Gogh museum, Heineken experience and city center). The breakfast is standard but good (and included in the price), drinks not expensive and an indoor smoking area. All in all, a...More

Thank Rémy B
Response from Flying_Pig_Uptown, Front Office Manager at Flying Pig UptownResponded September 24, 2015

Hi there, Thank you so much for leaving these nice words :) It's great to see you had such a good time staying with us! If you visit Amsterdam again, we would love to see you back! Cheers, The Flying Pig Uptown

Reviewed September 17, 2015

Stayed for three nights here- Great location. Stayed in a 6 bed dorm beds were comfy with power outlets next to every bed. Free wifi and breakfast- the breakfast was very good with a lot of section. Great location and they also offer a pub...More

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Response from Flying_Pig_Uptown, Front Office Manager at Flying Pig UptownResponded September 24, 2015

Hi there, Thank you so much for leaving such a nice review of your stay with us! We are very happy you had a great time here and hopefully we will see you again on your next visit to Amsterdam :) Thanks again! The Flying...More

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Museum Quarter (Museumkwartier)
Top sites to see in this attractive and affluent part
of town include the Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh
Museum, to name but two of the highly acclaimed
museums of the aptly named Museum Quarter. And if you
need a break from all the fantastic art, there’s the
Neoclassical Concertgebouw music hall and Vondelpark,
the city’s largest park. Shopaholics and luxury brand
connoisseurs will love exploring the high-end shopping
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Stormtr00per
May 14, 2018|
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It's a perfect location if you're new to Amsterdam, friendly staff, clean rooms and downstairs communal area has a lovely design and great vibe.
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Jeyda M
January 22, 2018|
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Hi there, you'd be best emailing Flying Pig Uptown and asking them this question as I don't work there and couldn't give you a guaranteed answer
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"Bunks near the window i think are best as you can get fresh air first in a hot room."
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"Ask for a low floor, there is no elevator and very steep steps if you are traveling with luggage it is a bit..."
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"Young crowd, Dynamic feeling."
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"Not enough ventilation in shared dorms. Terrible smell."
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