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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

There are too many great boutique hotels in Amsterdam but I would say Dylan hotel is on the top of my list. The hotel is located in the central area. It's very discreet, exclusive , stylish and tasteful! All details are particular. I love it from the first step, lobby, bar, restaurants and especially the Vinkeles. The guest room is...

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Rottach-Egern, Germany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Near all canals, Hotel Pulitzer and Anna Frank House. Courtyard during good weather and indoor fire place as needed Better and better each year Boutique hotel if you want to stay or take an apartment and let them cook for you Staff well trained and highly professional Bar and wine less better than average

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel was amazing! All the little details really do make a difference. A special gift/souvenir was left in the room for us. Every night we got a treat... cookies, macarons etc. Nicely ironed linen! We had specific instructions about our room and everything was taken into consideration! After all the good things we read about the breakfast I expected...

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René B, General Manager at The Dylan, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It’s really motivating to read your feedback and to see that you describe our hotel as amazing! Good to hear that the small details like the ironed linen and little treats are appreciated that much, we will make sure to share that with the team as well and will make sure to continue treating our quests with the...

Paris, France
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just spent a weekend at the Dylan and have nothing but praise for this hotel. As the other reviews state, the location is excellent. Very central, but overlooking a quiet canal. Shops, cafe's and restaurants are within easy walking distance. The hotel is cosy, yet sophisticated. A boutique hotel lover's dream. We were fortunate enough to get a room upgrade...

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René B, General Manager at The Dylan, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your review full of praises. We love the description ‘a boutique hotel lover’s dream’! Thanks for sharing your experience and comments about our friendly staff, concierges, the room and the bicycles. Next time you come to Amsterdam we would be pleased to welcome you again. Kind regards, René Bormann General Manager

Copenhagen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife stayed here for a quick weekend break, absolutely stunning hotel in the trendy 9th district of Amsterdam. Central but still very quiet and lots of cool shops within a couple of minutes walk. Will def come back :)

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René B, General Manager at The Dylan, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for writing such a nice review. It is nice to read that you had such a nice experience in our hotel and that you liked the neighbourhood. We would be pleased to welcome you back at The Dylan Amsterdam when you would like to have another quick weekend break. Kind regards, René Bormann General Manager

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location in the middle of the Nine Streets. Sophisticated and chic style. Excellent service. We had a great experience at the Dylan and will definitely stay there the next time we visit Amsterdam.

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René B, General Manager at The Dylan, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience of The Dylan Amsterdam. It is very nice to see that you named our service as excellent. We would be pleased to welcome you back for your next Amsterdam visit. Kind regards, René Bormann General Manager

Beverly Hills, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Charming, elegant, understated, woody, 40 rooms, pricey, warm, friendly, quirky, quiet, nicely appointed rooms, we really enjoyed our stay. Considered one of the top cool hotels in Amsterdam and correctly. A treat and romantic.

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René B, General Manager at The Dylan, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback and nice to see that you are able to capture your experience in so many great words. We would be pleased to welcome you back for your next Amsterdam visit. Kind regards, René Bormann General Manager

Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

The beautiful canal-side location of the Dylan strikes you as you arrive outside the gated courtyard. The hotel is stunningly decorated and our junior suite (room 36) with canal view was absolutely gorgeous. Breakfast was great and the bar has a great choice of gins, including Sacred Cardamon which was a real find. The location is great and we really...

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René B, General Manager at The Dylan, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your great recommendation. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. On behave of our staff we will be pleased to welcome you back and are happy to read that you would really recommend the Dylan to others! Kind regards, René Bormann General Manager

Richmond, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The Dylan is a beautiful hotel on the Canal in a very nice neighborhood. The staff was friendly and helpful. Our room was very nice and looked out on the canal. I would have given the hotel 5 stars except for a few experiences. I read a review before we went about challenges with the stairs that were non standard...

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René B, General Manager at The Dylan, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for writing your overall positive words regarding your experience at the Dylan. Very unfortunate indeed that you needed to go to the hospital during your stay with us. We hope you have a fast recovery. Thanks for mentioning your nice room, the concierge, conference room, breakfast and our olives in the bar, glad that those were...

Bedford
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Anslutely perfect. Not one negative. From the moment we walked in it was perfection. We were greeted in a friendly gracious manner, sat and comfortably checked in. We were guided through the hotel expertly and given as much information as we wanted. We booked the "HighWine" this was wonderful, as a wine affeciomado I was in love. The wines were...

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René B, General Manager at The Dylan, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are very pleased to hear that you had such a nice experience with us. The kind words about the staff, the room, the high wine and the vegetarian options are a real pleasure to read. We will make sure that your kind and lovely words will be shared with the staff. Next time you come to Amsterdam...

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Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
This UNESCO World Heritage Site is as historically significant as it is perennially popular. Whether you’re a history buff, architecture enthusiast, shutterbug, or fashionista, odds are you’ll find the Amsterdam you're looking for while roaming around the Grachtengordel (Canal Ring). A brilliant place to get lost in a moody meander and a key component to any sightseeing trip to Amsterdam, this area's major draws include the Anne Frank House, the Bloemenmarkt floating flower market, an enviable assortment of independent boutiques along De Negen Straatjes, and of course all of Grachtengordel’s lovely canals and bridges.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Vinkeles
Vinkeles
Cuisines: French, European, International, Contemporary
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This boutique hotel along the Keizersgracht canal is situated in the heart of Amsterdam. The Dam Square is a short walk away. The Dylan offers rooms and suites with special themes. All have luxurious bathrooms, a bathrobe and slippers. There is free Wi-Fi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Dylan

Address: Keizersgracht 384, 1016 GB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
Price Range: $441 - $1,225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Dylan 5*
Number of rooms: 41
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Also Known As:
The Dylan Hotel Amsterdam
Dylan Hotel Amsterdam
Hotel Style:
#12 Business Hotel in Amsterdam
#17 Luxury Hotel in Amsterdam
#20 Romantic Hotel in Amsterdam
#28 Family Hotel in Amsterdam
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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“If you can afford it, then splurge for a room with a canal view.”
 of 5 bubbles ainparis, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“get a room on one level.”
 of 5 bubbles Susieno5, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Its worth paying a bit extra for a bigger room.”
 of 5 bubbles NMDN82, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Canal view rooms are spectacular”
 of 5 bubbles pursuit, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the back are quiet...but you can't go wrong with this hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles Thetravelbug2013, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
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