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St Christopher's at Winston Hotel

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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 7 August 2015

Stayed in a 8-bed mixed dorm for three nights with 4 friends/family. Location is awesome, 5 minute walk from the main train station, easy to find, and right in the heart of the city. Red light district, Dam Square, beautiful canals all within a few...More

Thank 322Tim
Response from Tom N, Front Office Manager at St Christopher's at Winston HotelResponded 11 August 2015

Thank you very much for your positive and constructive feedback! It's great to see that you had such a good time in our hostel and that it was hard to leave the place at times. We're sorry to read that the air con wasn't powerful...More

Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

All in all the hostel is alright, down stairs especially. U got the bar/nightclub and outside and inside smoking areas. These get busy at night but close around 1am or so. We paid alot of money for a double room and ended up getting a...More

Thank Richard E
Response from Tom N, Front Office Manager at St Christopher's at Winston HotelResponded 14 August 2015

Thank you very much for your review! It's good to see that you enjoyed our location and our downstairs area. We're sorry that the room was not what you expected of it. In regards to your comment that you booked a double room, we'd like...More

Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

Was our first stop so pleasantly surprised. Great location and just an easy place to stay with friendly staff. We ate in the bar a couple of times which was great food, good portion sizes and reasonably cheap. Similarly drinks from the bar were good...More

Thank Lily S
Response from Tom N, Front Office Manager at St Christopher's at Winston HotelResponded 4 August 2015

Thank you very much for your review! Especially since you've compared us to other hostels it's very reassuring to read that you thought we were such a good hostel. Thanks again! - St. Christopher's at The Winston

Reviewed 1 August 2015

Hostel is in a great location right next to Dam square and within walking distance of all Amsterdams great canals and many of its sights. It has all the necessary amenities and provides everything needed in a hostel! I stayed in a room of 8...More

Thank Niamh M
Response from Tom N, Front Office Manager at St Christopher's at Winston HotelResponded 4 August 2015

Thank you very much for your positive and constructive feedback! It's great to read about all the things you enjoyed about our hostel and bar. We will ask our maintenance guy to have a thorough look at the air con on the bottom floor, hoping...More

Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

What an absolutely great hostel with a great price. All the staff were amazing, on more than one occasion the staff helped me to me my room as I was being chased by a 14ft Dragon (tripping my balls off). I would definitely be staying...More

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Response from Tom N, Front Office Manager at St Christopher's at Winston HotelResponded 4 August 2015

Thank you very much for your review! We will pass on your kind words to our staff. We are happy to inform you that we managed to chase the dragon out of the building, so it's safe for you to stay with us again next...More

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Nearby
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
...More
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SteveTorquay
29 January 2018|
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Response from Tom N | Property representative |
Yes there a free lockers available under the beds in all the shared rooms, which you can lock with your own padlocks. All our private rooms have safes as well, beside that there a locker available at reception, which you can... More
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clairey489
23 September 2017|
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Response from Tom N | Property representative |
We aim mostly at 18-35, but are definitely suited for everyone above 18 depending on what you're after. We do have a bar that can get pretty hectic at night, so if that's something you like you will not be too old at all!
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William D
8 August 2017|
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Hey William, Our smoking garden closes a bit before the bar closes, normally around 10 PM, and our indoors smoking room closes when the bar closes, which is 1 AM on weekdays and 3 AM on weekend nights. Out the front you... More
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