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Hostel | Oudezijds Voorburgwal 216, Amsterdam, Netherlands 1012 GJ

88.6% Overall Rating

1004 out of 1081 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (31/03/2014)

Ronnie Macdonald thinks…

"The property was central to where i wanted to be, provided everything it stated and the staff were very helpful. Wonderful time had, added to by the resources supplied by the hotel and staff."

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Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Wheelchair accessible

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

Please note that if you book a Dorm ( 8-12 beds) you will be placed in a dorm which can accommodate up to 12 people. For groups bigger than 6 people please contact the groups team via the agency and quote ‘BullDog’. Please note that any bookings larger than six people will be cancelled unless the reservation has been booked directly with the Groups Department. Any payments made to teh agency will not be refunded. This hostel does not accept any • Sports groups • Stag hen parties • Male groups bigger than 6 people. . under 18 years old.

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Amsterdam?

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88.6%

Overall Rating

1004 out of 1081 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'The Bulldog'

Atmosphere
88.0%
Location
95.2%
Facilities
87.2%
Cleanliness
86.4%
Staff
89.6%
Value
83.2%
Safety
90.4%
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85.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 40%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

21 October 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Excellent location. The Breakfast is awesome!

Disliked: The price! It's too expensive..

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Sports, adventure or outdoor activities
Sightseeing & culture

19 October 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: No curfew and a great place to hang and get some drinks. The showers were also really nice.

Disliked: It was a little loud, but i think that has to do more with the people staying there than the property itself.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

ANDRE MOKODSI

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture
Partying / nightlife

09 October 2010 ANDRE would recommend this property

Liked: Good bar and restaurant.Rooms with good shower and toilet.

Disliked: A little expensive. Terrible wifi connection.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

james stride

Alone

City break
Sightseeing & culture
Partying / nightlife

01 October 2010 james would recommend this property

Liked: awesome hostel...ideal location..right amongst all the action :)

Disliked: can not check in before 3...only complaint

77.1%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

27 September 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location really good, and breakfast is super...

Disliked: Wireless not so stable and only available downstair, for non-smoker, downstair might not a good place to online...

65.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 60%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

City break
Sightseeing & culture
Shopping

26 September 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The location was very good and the staff friendly.

Disliked: The bathroom was not clean

68.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 20%

Yusuf Canbolat

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

02 September 2010

Liked: It was OK but i wouldn"t recommend to the other travelers.

Disliked: Its expensive and not that great.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Dominik Kiepura

With friends / other travellers

Partying / nightlife

01 September 2010 Dominik would recommend this property

Liked: Awesome, the only word that comes to mind. The only problem is the "lounge" is soo good you dont want to leave.

Disliked: Dominik left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

01 September 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The girls dorm was great, clean, comfy bed, great shower and great breakfast. Large room with plenty of space and lockers. I was very comfortable there.

Disliked: Wi-fi was a bit hit and miss. The common area downstairs wasn't really great for meeting people - most of the people I met were staying in the same room as me.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 60% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Relaxation/spa
Romantic getaway

30 August 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The bar staff were friendly and the rooms were very clean and nicely decorated. The roof veranda for smoking was a bonus

Disliked: The front desk staff were indifferent and slightly formidable at times

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Leandro Jose Costa Gomes

Alone

Sports, adventure or outdoor activities
Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

15 August 2010 Leandro Jose would recommend this property

Liked: everything

Disliked: the roof closes too early (23h) and open too late

54.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 20% Facilities - 20% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 60%

Aline Chagas

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture
Partying / nightlife

14 August 2010

Liked: It has good location and different decoration

Disliked: Size, structure and price of hotel, so that no room service. If appointing hostel, but not have facilities such as kitchens and free Internet. It has no rooms for smokers. To get your room key document needs to leave and not accept 500 euro notes, even if the price of their daily exceeds this value. The staff are not cool, the receptionists were rude to me more than once

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Brigitte Ireson-Valois

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

05 August 2010 Brigitte would recommend this property

Liked: Very convenient location in the heart of the red light district. Friendly staff, felt very secure as a single female staying at the hostel. Very comfortable and clean beds/room!

Disliked: Brigitte left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

City break
Sightseeing & culture

25 July 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: I especially liked the roof terrace on the 4th floor. It was a great place to hang out & relax.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Cody Nichols

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture
Partying / nightlife

09 July 2010 Cody would recommend this property

Liked: Great location

Disliked: Cody left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Partying / nightlife

28 June 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Gooooooooooooooood !

Disliked: .

57.1%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 20%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 60%

Customer review

16 June 2010

Liked: very well located and friendly staff.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Jani Virta

13 June 2010 Jani would recommend this property

Liked: BEST HOTEL IN AMSTERDAM!!

Disliked: Jani left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Claudia Poziomczyk

09 June 2010 Claudia would recommend this property

Liked: very nice and funny palce, perfect location

Disliked: Claudia left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

simon mathews

03 June 2010 simon would recommend this property

Liked: the property had a great location to visit the city and had every thing you need under one roof, so if it rained you really didn`t need to go out..

Disliked: simon left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

24 May 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: everything

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

23 May 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very cool

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

22 May 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location, the staff, the amenities

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Daniel Wellauer

19 May 2010 Daniel would recommend this property

Liked: Almost everything, except that breakfast is only till 10am...maybe you could londer it till 10.30am?

Disliked: Daniel left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

17 May 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: there was a problem with our booking but the staff sorted us out with no arguments and arranged a modern apartment for 6 of us to all stay together with our own key so our bags were secure and had the facilities to cook our own meals. it was clean. very pleasent stay. location is excellent- 2 mins walk from heart of red light district but that two mins out makes it better and less crowded at night.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.