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Hostel the Globe Center

Oudezijds Voorburgwal 3, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Distance from city centre: 0.5km

Rating: 70% from 23 reviews

  • 67%Atmosphere
  • 61%Staff
  • 75%Security
  • 65%Cleanliness
  • 93%Location
  • 68%Value for money
  • 60%Facilities

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  • There was a nice social/party atmosphere on the main level in the bar/restaurant, but you couldn't hear any of the loud music up on the second floor. Very nice and helpful staff. The top bunks had no ladders and may be hard for shorter people to climb but overall it was a very nice hostel in a great location and my stay was very pleasant.
  • 91%
  • 07 Feb 2016 Anonymous USA
  • Our 4-guest room was made of 2-guest by replacing all the chairs, cabinets and clothes rack with two additional beds. So we had all our clothes in a big dirty heap in the middle of the room. Hotel location is very good. A jet of water in the shower was very weak, it was hard to get a shower.
  • 60%
  • 26 Nov 2015 Andrey Russia
  • Bon rapport qualité-prix, bien situé, belle salle de bain, chambre sobre mais très bons matelas
  • 83%
  • 30 Aug 2015 Louise Belgium
  • The hostel was very expensive compared to the room we had. The receptionists weren't so kind. It was very hot in the dorm room even though the window was open and it was pretty cold outside. The room smelled weird too - and I don't mean that plant. Good things were that the bathrooms were in an average shape and the location was excellent.
  • 54%
  • 24 Aug 2015 Anonymous Finland
  • It was just such a gross hostel. I stayed there fr night and couldn't shower because I was kind of grossed out and there is a funny smell throughout the entire hostel. Definitely won't be going back.
  • 46%
  • 03 Aug 2015 jhuan Venezuela
  • You should have a separate entrance to the hostel, going through a bar to the reception does not invoke a lot of confidence. That's why we didn't want to stay!!! Also your method of piling up customer's bags at the bottom of the staircase, where everybody has access is a terrible procedure!
  • 46%
  • 20 Jul 2015 Anonymous Austria
  • This hostel has a great location; it is very close to the central station and the Red Light District is just 5minutes away by foot. However, the facilities could be a lot better. I stayed in an bunk bed and there were no stairs to go to the upper bed. Even though it was possible to climb up it was not cat all comfortable. You can find better places to stay at the same price, but not with the same location.
  • 83%
  • 15 Jul 2015 Rodrigo Brazil
  • The toilette was awfull, very dirty. the beds were ok and confortable.
  • 71%
  • 11 Jul 2015 Anonymous Mexico
  • Staff not nice at all, just give you what you need, nothing more and not sympathetic at all. During one of the nights that I was staying there, there was a fight in the corridor, people screaming and it took some long minutes for staff to appear. It is not possible to leave your luggage in the luggage room after 6pm when you check out. There is no wifi in the dorms too.
  • 57%
  • 21 Jun 2015 Raquel Brazil
  • the asian girl in the reception is not kind in any way!! she answers agressively and doesn't help at all. It's very sad because the hostel is in general good.
  • 86%
  • 11 Jun 2015 Anonymous Colombia
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