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The Greenhouse Effect

295 reviews
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Room & Suite (285)
Dining (43)
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“retro room”(4 reviews)
“mini bar”(13 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
2.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsthe red light districtretro roommini barnoisy at nightsteep stairshotel barbreakfast is serveddam squareclose to the train stationfirst floorperfect locationthe heart of the citysmoking roomapartmentnoiseweedrld
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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Room was big and plenty to see on the main street from ur room. Staff are very friendly and a great chill zone out the back. People staying get discounts on drinks. The staff even made us eggs and bacon. Awesome little Ginger cat that...More

Thank Mags N
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We arrived to be told that our booking (made in May) had been cancelled via email 2 months previous on 1st July. They showed me the email that had been sent even though I was convinced I hadn't recieved this email. They directed us to...More

Thank FreeSpirit1971
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

The room was totally different than the picture. We could hardly reach the bunk bed as there were three steps broken. The room was very dirty and there were holes on the walls. When we told it to the manager, she did not give any...More

Thank Leila G
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Me and my friend just back from here. Close to train station, trams and perfect location. After we checked in guy he was friendly told us what's what. Room is good we stayed retro room top floor we hade everything in room fridge full beds...More

Thank MesonLaPepa1
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We were supposed to stay here for one night, but two days before, we received an email saying there was an electrical fault in the hotel and our room was affected. We were quite disappointed with this as we quickly had to find a new...More

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Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$80 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$80 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (170)
Room & Suite (285)
Dining (43)
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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
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20 September 2015|
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Response from stonecold33 | Reviewed this property |
yes thats one of the good things bout the hotel
Room Tips
"Phone them just before going to check your room booking is ok."
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"Lookout for the steep Steps"
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"We were on the top floor so quieter than lower down rooms"
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"Quietest floors 3rd and up. More space and private baths on 2nd floor."
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