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Amsterdam Hostel Orfeo

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Wollongong, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Because I booked late and it was the easter weekend, prices were extremely high (which is understandable). If I had paid standard hostel price for the room it would have been okay. I paid €390 for 3 nights in a four bed mixed dorm. It's up three winding spiral staircases - would not recommend for anyone who was of poor...

Thank hannah g
Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've done a lot of travelling around Europe and have made use of hostels in some very remote areas from Slovenia to Scotland, and this is by far the worst I've ever experienced. The facilities are at least fairly clean, and the beds were pre-made. The ensuite bathroom was basically a cupboard with a shower and toilet, but it serves...

Thank GeneralBrae
Reviewed 20 November 2016

My friend and I decided to go on a citytrip right before classes started. We chose Amsterdam as our destination, because it is not too far, there are lots of things to do and a lot of cheap hostels as well. Because it was a bit last minute, we didn't have much choice because of the limited availabilities. We chose...

Thank Romane S
Saskatchewan, Canada
Reviewed 18 November 2016

I stayed in room 20 during my stay, the top floor! The room faced the back and was very quiet. The bathrooms were clean, which is always a lovely touch! The sheets and pillow cases were clean, but the duvets looked a bit grungy. This will be your average hostel stay. The staff are very helpful with directions and any...

Thank mkc95
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Although it's situated in the center of the action, I've realized this hostel is ideal for those who don't wish to stay long in their rooms - unless you need to sleep. If you intend to spend long hours outdoors and come back to just sleep, Hostel Orfeo is "fine" to say the least. The stairs are very narrow and...

Thank Alfred O
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Good hostel right in the middle of the city center. Staff was very friendly and relaxed, as well as the travellers staying in the hostel. However, hostel atmosphere is rather individualistic so don't expect a lot of interaction with other guests, but I guess this is to be expected for a hostel right in the middle of the center. Breakfast...

Thank Simon H
England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The rooms are not up to standard, location is very good, very basics nothing much, it's good for student. The rooms needs refurbishment you have to pay for towels. Deposits for keys, the bed sheets are off white and smelly. If the owner can re do the place it will be good attraction as per location. I could not believe...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

first of all, you can only pay with cash. you are given to key to your room. inside the stairwell you get hit by the strong smell of chlorine and the damp air of an sauna. when your in the room (which is the worst part) you see beds and nothing more. it seriously looks like concentration camp with the...

Thank marcopeltola907
Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Great location, good value for your money. Stuff was friendly and the atmosphere is fine. very basic breakfast but you can't expect 5 stars breakfast for this price. Amsterdam is so cool so save you just need a place to put your head and the beds are OK.

Thank droradi
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

We choose a private room for 2 and the room has bunk bed. Its not big, but I think Amsterdam its not much different than that! And the toilet hasnt the best one, doesn't have separation between the toilet seat and shower. Despite it was expensive, was one of the cheapest one that I found. Its good located, really close...

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Are you looking for suitable budget accommodation? Then Amsterdam Hostel Orfeo is the right place for you. Your stay in Amsterdam Hostel Orfeo will surely be something to remember. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Amsterdam Hostel Orfeo

Address: Leidsekruisstraat 12-14, 1017 RH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Price Range: $70 - $351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Amsterdam Hostel Orfeo 1*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Choose another hostel.”
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“don't go there please”
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“Arrive early and mark your territory very well”
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“save your holiday, don't go there!”
91slavics, 29 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the 1st floor!”
lulux2102, 24 Mar 2015 | Read review
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