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Hostel Van Gogh

Van de Veldestraat 5, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Distance from city centre: 1.8km

Rating: 84% from 69 reviews

  • 79%Atmosphere
  • 86%Staff
  • 85%Security
  • 83%Cleanliness
  • 86%Location
  • 83%Value for money
  • 83%Facilities

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  • There are safes to lock your wallet and passport in, but no lockers for your bag. The 8 bed is 4 bunk beds in a standard sized hotel room. It's a hotel/hostel so it's hard to meet other travelers. Really comfortable beds though and near a tram stop
  • 69%
  • 25 Jul 2015 Anonymous USA
  • One of the best hostels I've ever stayed in Europe. Great location, tram/buses crossing the street from the hostel. The rooms were neat, they provided towels, AC, etc. I would definitely stay there every time I go to Amsterdam.
  • 100%
  • 16 Jul 2015 Iris USA
  • My stay at this hostel was great. The location is super close to museums and sights. It's about a 10 minute walk to bats, restaurants, and night life. My only complaint is that due to the way check ins and check outs went (a bed was only empty for a few hours), the actual room was never cleaned, but the beds were. The room seemed to have some random items that belonged to travelers who had been gone already.
  • 80%
  • 15 Jul 2015 Anonymous USA
  • It wasn't much of a hostel more like a hotel. There was no hang out area except a kitchen with tons of tables and chairs and it was pretty much just bunk beds in the room nothing decorative so it felt more like a hotel.
  • 71%
  • 13 Jul 2015 mariah USA
  • I had a pretty good experience at this hostel. The bathrooms are located in the rooms, which was nice. The staff was very helpful and nice. You get a nice new towel every day, and breakfast was good (5 euro daily). Amsterdam is a great place to visit, and this is a nice place to stay. The only thing is that the Hostel Van Gogh is kind of far away from a lot of the fun stuff in the city center (about a 30 min walk).
  • 86%
  • 12 Jun 2015 Oyinlolu USA
  • We only stayed overnight, but would have loved to stay longer! The hostel is very clean and quiet during the night. There is an Albert Heijn supermarket close by (about a 5 minute walk), which was very convenient as a budget traveler. Being right along the Museumplein offers lots to do right outside your doorstep. I would definitely return to the Hostel Van Gogh!
  • 94%
  • 25 May 2015 Anonymous Canada
  • Very clean, well equipes, good beds, just a little bit far from city center, which was good.
  • 97%
  • 18 May 2015 Ricardo Brazil
  • I'd recommend adding lockers and fixing the smell of sewage coming from the bathrooms, but otherwise it was good.
  • 63%
  • 12 May 2015 Anonymous Canada
  • Clean and nice hostel worth it's value. Easy to reach from the centrum by tram. Breakfast not that good but price only 5€. Half of the staff was very nice - the other half quite rude. Perfect for travellers who want to stay in a clean, peaceful hostel.
  • 71%
  • 03 May 2015 Anonymous Finland
  • Over all a good hostel with modern facilities. the staff was friendly and the location for museums was good. A little too far from the city center but a little walk doesn't hurt I guess :)
  • 77%
  • 01 May 2015 Syed Aarish Pakistan
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