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Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Even though there are lots of photos, nothing can prepare you for the amazing café where we ate our breakfast! The exterior, café and location of the hotel are simply stunning and not to be missed. In fact, I nearly didn't book here at all because of some (misleading) reviews, which mentioned slamming doors, dated décor in the bedrooms, creaky...

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Rodolf_J_W, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay and review posting. We appreciate that you took the decision to book our hotel based on many reviews and not just the critical ones. It goes to show that taste differs. We are happy to read that your choice was rewarded by an accomodation that you had hoped for. The monumental restaurant is...

Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here many times previously (during gay pride weekend). The location in Leidsplein is the best for much of what marvellous Amsterdam has to offer. The hotel is great, the staff first class and the food very good. We've stayed in different rooms here overlooking the canal, at the rear and in suites. They are all...

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Rodolf_J_W, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review posting and loyal visits to our hotel. We hope you enjoyed yet another magnificent Gay Pride festival. Indeed we seem to be a very convenient location for this manifestation and all other purposes of visit. Thank you for your recommendation and we hope to see you again next year. With best regards,

Launceston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 August 2015

This hotel is in a perfect location if you are wanting to dine and explore Amsterdam. Lots of dining options right around the corner and a beautiful bar right inside the hotel. Canal boat cruise right outside the front door was very convenient. We would stay again.

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Rodolf_J_W, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your visit and review posting. Good to hear that you would revisit us in future. Many thanks for your trust and hope to see you again. With best regards,

Storrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 August 2015

The hotel Amsterdam American proved to be the perfect base for our cultural holiday with our two teenage daughters. The staff were always professional, helpful and friendly. The rooms were comfortably appointed, clean and the beds were superb. The hotel could not be in a better location for visiting Amsterdam's wonderful museums and it's dining room is a cultural icon...

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Rodolf_J_W, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your visit and review posting. We are happy that our hotel was the ideal basis for your Amsterdam hoiliday. Many thanks for creating a complete picture for fellow travellers in only 4 sentences! We hope to have you back. With best regards,

Ohio
Reviewed 2 August 2015

We arrived at this hotel well before our room would be ready yet they managed to accommodate us as soon as they could. We were very thankful to gain early access as we had taken the red eye from New York and had little sleep. By mid-afternoon, we were ready to go. The staff was outstanding and happily answered all...

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Rodolf_J_W, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your visit and your review posting in which you point out the infrastructure and logistical possibilities in detail. We are happy that we were able to service to all your needs and hope that you may return some day. With best regards,

Wexford, Ireland
Reviewed 1 August 2015

I really can't rate this hotel highly enough, it is a beautiful hotel inside and out. The staff are warm, friendly and efficient. The rooms are spacious and although they look old fashioned in keeping with the age of the hotel, everything is new and clean. Mandy upgraded us to a fabulous room with a balcony overlooking the canal as...

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Rodolf_J_W, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review posting related to your stay because of this joyfull occassion. We are glad that our hotel was spot-on for your Amsterdam visit. We shall look into the mirror challenge in the room. Thank you for that comment and your recomendations. With best regards,

Hod Hasharon, Israel
Reviewed 1 August 2015

The Hotel staff and service was very good and the location was good for us, but for the price we paid we expected for more to be honest. although we knew that our deal was without breakfast, we think that it should have been included. we spent in the hotel for 7 nights. the bathroom was with a lot of...

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Rodolf_J_W, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay and review. The outdated room type is up for renovation. We hope you shall return to experience these efforts. With best regards,

Tlv
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

Old school hotel. Mattresses in all rooms, soft as water beds.not for people who need strong support for their backs Staff was nice and tried to resolve the problem. Our room, a " junior suite " was fairly comfortable, but needs refurbishment. All and all: nice staff, nice breakfast, relatively good value for money, in comparison to amsterdam hotels, but...

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Rodolf_J_W, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay and review posting. We regret to hear that your room seems to have a matrass that needs replacement. Could you inform us which room it concerns? The room itself is scheduled for renovation. We hope to be able to welcome you back. With best regards,

New York
Reviewed 1 August 2015

We spent 5 nights at the American Hotel and could not have been happier. The location is perfect for seeing the city. The staff was amazing and met every need. I especially would like to thank Robin at the reception desk for booking us a reservation at a wonderful restaurant only 5 min. away. Our room was beautiful, spacious, clean,...

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Rodolf_J_W, General Manager at Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay and your review posting. It is very rewarding for our team to read that we managed to exceed your expectations. We hope indeed to see you return. With best regards,

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 August 2015

My friends recommended this hotel in Amsterdam and I am happy that we stayed here for 4 nights. The location was excellent and close to museums and restaurants. The room was very comfortable as was the bed with balcony overlooking the canal. My tip is to ask for a room overlooking the canal as the noise from the trams can...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your visit and review posting. We are glad that your stay was so satisfactory. Your recommendation is highly appreciated. With best regards,

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American has a rich history. In 1882, the first hotel guests stayed at this unique location on Leidseplein. The current building dates from 1902 and is a wonderful example of Jugenstil. Right at the centre of this national monument is Cafe Americain, the hotspot where (hotel) guests and Amsterdam residents enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner. ... more   less 

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Address: Leidsekade 97, 1017 PN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Price Range: $218 - $464 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American 4*
Number of rooms: 175
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Also Known As:
American Hotel Amsterdam
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#7 Green Hotel in Amsterdam
#50 Luxury Hotel in Amsterdam
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#59 Family Hotel in Amsterdam
#84 Business Hotel in Amsterdam
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