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Flying Pig Uptown

Vossiusstraat 46, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Distance from city centre: 1.7km

Rating: 85% from 13 reviews

  • 92%Atmosphere
  • 98%Staff
  • 83%Security
  • 73%Cleanliness
  • 90%Location
  • 83%Value for money
  • 75%Facilities

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  • The shared rooms are quite small.. it was pretty hard to walk around with all the luggage on the floor... Also, you have to go upstairs for the rooms, what is hard when you have big luggage(which was our case). The breakfast is good enough, the staff is very friendly and helpful and the late bar/smoking area has a very nice atmosphere. The lockers with password instead of keys are very handy. Good option, after all.
  • 80%
  • 25 Jul 2017 Anonymous Brazil
  • Although the hostel was kinda messy because it was still renovating, I truly enjoyed the vibes & my stays. Not only that you met some of the most awesome folks work here who also happen to be avid travelers (special shout-outs to Sara & Aaron), but you get to enjoy the lovely Vondel Park right beside the hostel. Here's a tip though - ask to stay on the ground floor if you can.
  • 91%
  • 10 Apr 2017 Anonymous Canada
  • Here's my first night staying at Uptown Flying Pig: the staff & location were just as wonderful as my other review suggested; however, because I was living on the 4th floor, I had to climb all the way up & down repeatedly with all my luggage. Also, you have to share the toilets/washrooms with the entire floor, which was very annoying. Overall, this is one of my MOST pleasant stay in Amsterdam thanks to the friendly staff, but I just found the facilities inconvenient.
  • 83%
  • 09 Apr 2017 Anonymous Canada
  • It's indeed a rock n roll hostel!!
  • 83%
  • 21 Mar 2017 Anonymous China
  • Awesome hostel with great atmosphere.
  • 97%
  • 02 Mar 2017 Anonymous Czech Republic
  • The Flying Pig Uptown in Amsterdam was wonderful! The staff was super friendly and helpful, the premises were clean, and there were plenty of security options from bringing your own padlock to electronic lockers to a safe down by the front desk. The Flying Pig has a bar downstairs in the main room that holds a nightly happy hour good for meeting other guests, and it really created a great atmosphere for meeting people and having a fantastic travel experience. Also, they offer free breakfast!
  • 100%
  • 20 Feb 2017 Anonymous USA
  • Free breakfast is YES! Helpful and friendly staff, but cold room. Warm covers, though
  • 83%
  • 11 Oct 2016 Alicia USA
  • Great location. Not in the center, but close to everything an in a bit more quiet zone. Close to a lot of good spots as well!
  • 83%
  • 04 Oct 2016 Anonymous Argentina
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