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The Bulldog

Oudezijds Voorburgwal 220, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Distance from city centre: 0.2km

Rating: 73% from 10 reviews

  • 68%Atmosphere
  • 80%Staff
  • 78%Security
  • 70%Cleanliness
  • 88%Location
  • 64%Value for money
  • 64%Facilities

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  • I have been to hostels everywhere in the world (the UK, Belgium, China, Thailand, Malaysia, Germany) and it's by far the worst I've experienced. The staff is friendly though but that's the only positive point.
  • 46%
  • 06 May 2015 Anonymous France
  • An unforgettable experience.
  • 89%
  • 24 Apr 2015 Ileana Mirela Romania
  • Although I'm a frequent visitor to Amsterdam this is the first time I've stopped at the bulldog. The hotel is in a great location and the rooms are a good size, well presented and clean. When we visited major work was underway in front of the hotel, this was very noisy and disruptive. Also worth noting is that the rooms werent cleared over the 3 days, there are no tea/coffee making facilities and you cannot smoke in your room.
  • 74%
  • 13 Mar 2015 Richard England
  • Very friendly and service minded staff! Good internet access and breakfast. Clean room and bathroom.
  • 94%
  • 23 Sep 2014 Nina Norway
  • My only complaints were the lack luster breakfast (maybe just vary it daily, slightly), the lack of soap in the bathrooms, and being misled to believe that lockers were included with the room (having to buy the actual lock is not mentioned). Otherwise, everything was great about my stay.
  • 74%
  • 29 Aug 2014 Kathryn USA
  • It was nice that there was a lounge always open downstairs but thats hardy unique to hotels or hostels. The actual 'hostel' or 'dorm' room that I was in had 8 very cramped beds, smelled bad the whole time I was there, had very poor ventilation, was uncomfortable and the lockers were very tall but very thin, and most of the people staying there had their stuff underneath their beds instead of locked up. The staff was very loud and very rude also, I would and will never stay here again.
  • 46%
  • 09 Jul 2014 Kiman USA
  • The Bulldog is a better than average hostel, it's clean and safe, but I think it's significantly overpriced for what you get. We booked a three person room with ensuit bathroom. The room was tiny. So tiny that one of the beds was folded into a cabinet because when it was down there was no room to walk between beds. If you're traveling with people you will get more bang for your buck in a budget chain hotel than in The Bulldog.
  • 69%
  • 03 Jun 2014 Molenar USA
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