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85% Avg. city rating Rated by 7845 customers

Activities / excursions 89%

Restaurants / eating out 80%

Shopping 81%

Chilling out / relaxing 86%

Getting around / public transport 88%

Sightseeing 88%

Culture 90%

Nightlife / partying 89%

Value for money 72%

Customer Travel Tips for Amsterdam

Read a selection of great customer tips provided by HostelBookers customers like you

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
91% Avg. rating

kyra_alas9341
28 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Be sure to read reviews and do research before you decide to go to restaurants/bars etc.

Liked: I liked how easy it was to get around the city. We purchased a three day transit card to be able to uses the trams and buses. There were lots of shops and restaurants to stop at.

Disliked: Some parts were sketchier than others.

71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
71% Avg. rating

girLfroMars
28 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Please look at the weather forecast before visiting Ams

Liked: People are there so friendly and helpful

Disliked: The weather ist not very good

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating

liepa782541
27 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: open your mine

Liked: weed, red light

Disliked: no

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
93% Avg. rating


24 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Rent a bike (pedal brake) and use it to go around!

Liked: People are friendly, relaxed, they value the quality of life

Disliked: A little bit expensive

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating

Sashaeagle9994
23 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: To not hesitate to wander around and find out great hidden places!

Liked: Hard to say... I literally fell in love with the city, its atmosphere, the open-mindedness and kindness of the locals, the typical architecture, the abundant cultural activities, and so much more! Luckily the weather was PERFECT : no fog nor rain, which made the trip even more perfect !

Disliked: Transports are quite expensive

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating

Naomi6789340
22 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Give more time to yourself

Liked: There are very vibrant and live locations for entertaiment - centre, RLD etc. there and nearby great possibilities for education - lots of Museums, exhibitions etc.

Disliked: Huge fan-fair at the Dam square

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating

jair_or66187
22 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife Relaxation / spa Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: visit the chanels stoned in the night.

Liked: All

Disliked: you asking me so many questions

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


21 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: .

Liked: .

Disliked: .

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


20 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
City break

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Rent a bike

Liked: Just in love with city!

Disliked: No! Everything was great!

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
84% Avg. rating

ariellemaraj6110
16 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Business / conference Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Take your money and fully enjoy!

Liked: IMO It's the best place in the world

Disliked: Prices

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
93% Avg. rating

cebrown862965
15 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Do a bicycle tour as you learn a lot about Amsterdam

Liked: Mikes bike tour was great

Disliked: No

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating

adrienbartolomei4573
11 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break Partying / nightlife

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip:

Liked:

Disliked:

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
91% Avg. rating


11 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
With a large group / tour

Trip Type:
Relaxation / spa Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: n/a

Liked: great mix of different things to do

Disliked: nothing

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 20%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating


07 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: bicycle

Liked: all people walk and ride every people every where no cars, no big market only little shop very Young people, funny good atmosphere everywhere

Disliked: bad food : too much fast food

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
87% Avg. rating

bkswain87
04 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture Work / volunteering

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Get out of the main city strips and experience the outer edges of Amsterdam

Liked: the Architecture and unique city experience

Disliked: the tourist focussed coffee shops

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


03 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Get high

Liked: Green

Disliked: No

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating

Tepukethunder
31 Mar 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
City break Romantic getaway Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: There is too much to do / to see... Save a minimum of 3 days to visit Amsterdam (ideally 5). Plan your activities in advance!

Liked: Character Musems Public transportation

Disliked: Weather

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
84% Avg. rating

saaralbatros
31 Mar 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip:

Liked:

Disliked:

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating

jackyj8820
30 Mar 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Museums

Liked: Arcetecture, channels, museums

Disliked: Too much noise too many people in very small streets

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating

mhannington
29 Mar 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break Partying / nightlife

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Just go high and enjoy the calmness.. Very beautiful city..

Liked: Nightlife and parties.. Not to forget - Space cakes and Joints..

Disliked: Expensive city

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85% Avg. city rating Rated by 7845 customers

Activities / excursions 89%

Restaurants / eating out 80%

Shopping 81%

Chilling out / relaxing 86%

Getting around / public transport 88%

Sightseeing 88%

Culture 90%

Nightlife / partying 89%

Value for money 72%

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