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Hotel Arena

Booking.comUS$148*
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#65 of 366 Hotels in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I am sorry to give this beautiful hotel such a low rating, but you can't have your privacy when going to the toilet... What were they thinking when they decided to build bathrooms/toilets with glass walls? No one wants to be seen sitting on the toilet or see another person sitting on the toilet. The bathroom door did not close...

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Ilanit G, Team Hotel Arena at Hotel Arena, responded to this review

Dear Bjorklund Astrid, Thanks a lot for taking your time to share your comments and thoughts about your stay with us. Although we are glad you found our hotel beautiful with good restaurant and staff service, we sincerely regret reading the bathroom and toilet did not live up to your expectations. We understand that glass doors and walls are not...

Vilnius, Lithuania
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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

I stayed in a loft type room at the house next to the hotel. Trully unique experience staying in a cozy, posh, awesome and stylish place with an Amsterdam soul. Room is also equiped with a fire place which makes it even more special and romantic. Bed was comfortable and bathroom was clean with fine quality cosmetics. Also you have...

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Ilanit G, Team Hotel Arena at Hotel Arena, responded to this review

Dear Eugene, Thank you very much for sharing your experiences with us. It is such a pleasure to read that you had a unique experience with us and that you found us an 'Amsterdamish place.!Hotel Arena aims to provide its guests a full Amsterdamse experience and we are very happy we did so during your stay! We are also glad...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

The hotel is just renovated and looks absolutely stunning! Some parts of the hotel were still being finalized, once those are finished this really has the potential to be one of Amsterdam's top hotels. Loved the restaurant and terrace facing the park and the general design of the hotel is very open and spacious (as opposed to most other hotels...

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Ilanit G, Team Hotel Arena at Hotel Arena, responded to this review

Dear Danispi, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your visit to Hotel Arena and you see the great potential of our property now and after the renovation, which will be completed very soon. We would like to thank you as well for your kind...

Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The last days we went in Hotel Arena Amsterdam, with friends. The hotel is nice, the location is beautiful, but for the price and for a **** hotel, we expect more. The dinner was good, but the breakfast was for a *** hotel, really basic. The rooms are big, and simple decoration. The worst part: the cleaning. They don't clean...

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Ilanit G, Team Hotel Arena at Hotel Arena, responded to this review

Team Hotel Arena Dear Daniel T, Thank you very much for choosing our hotel for your last visit to Amsterdam and for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are really sorry to hear about the cleanliness issues you experienced during your stay. We have taken the necessary steps to make sure we pay extra attention to...

Milan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at this hotel in October and was very impressed. Although a little bit out of the centre the bus's and metros were easy enough to follow. The hotel was going through some renovations at the time and we were lucky enough to experience the new restaurant/bar which was lovely for a cocktail ( I can imagine how fantastic the...

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Ilanit G, Team Hotel Arena. at Hotel Arena, responded to this review

Dear Sunnyg, Thank you so much for sharing such a kind review with us and for taking your time to do so. It was lovely welcoming you in October and we are very glad you had an amazing stay. Hotel Arena aims indeed to be a quirky hotel in a unique location in the city. Furthermore we are glad you...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

4 day visit, pleased with the room, beds very comfy, nice shower, hairdryer did not work, but just picked up another from reception, staff very friendly..Great location set in park grounds and trams run frequently once you get the hang of it.. Some renovations going on but didn't affect our stay.. would go back again

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Ilanit G, Team Hotel Arena at Hotel Arena, responded to this review

Dear Lorrainedemmery, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback regarding you last visit to Hotel Arena, We are glad to know you were very pleased with your room and the service delivered by our staff. We are really sorry to hear you had issues with the hairdryer. Thank you very much for reporting the issue...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Without a doubt, this is a lovely hotel, well situated in and overlooking the park. Our room overlooked the canal which was lovely. We were not informed that our room was split level and the stairs up to the bed were dangerously steep with no hand rails which makes it really scary to get down to the bathroom in the...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights in April, and we were both very pleased with the hotel! Loved the area which was quiet and basically inside a lovely park. Getting into the city was easy as the trams stopped close by. They were in the middle of renovation but the people working there were lovely and helpful. Our room was awesome,...

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Ilanit G, Team Hotel Arena at Hotel Arena, responded to this review

Dear Eva, Thank you very much for taking your time to share your experiences with us. We are delighted to read you found our hotel lovely and that you had a pleasant stay. Furthermore, we are happy you liked our location. Hotel Arena is indeed into the beautiful Oosterpark and only 10 minutes away by tram to the city centre....

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean, spacious rooms, some cool hidden areas haha, nice bar and restaurant downstairs, right next to a beautiful park! I honestly loved it and with 5-6 euro uber ride you can go everywhere! They have free internet and you can rent your bike at the receptionist desk.

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Ilanit G, Team Hotel Arena at Hotel Arena, responded to this review

Dear Melody, Thank you very much for taking your time to share your experiences with us. We are delighted to read you loved our hotel, we certainly loved welcoming you here! It is a pleasure to read our rooms and facilities were to your liking. We have been going through an intensive renovation and we are glad our guests like...

UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the many things I like about the Dutch is how positive and friendly they can be. The people working at Hotel Arena were all friendly and ready to help, in a very natural way. It is not always easy dealing with Joe Public, so hats off to them. All the positives first ; the Hotel Arena gives out...

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Ilanit G, Team Hotel Arena at Hotel Arena, responded to this review

Dear Cesta, Thank you very much for sharing your comments and thoughts with us. We appreciate the time you took for it. We are glad to read our staff provided you the service we strive for and that you nejoyed our location. Having the Oosterpark as our backyard, allows us to bring in the nature and relaxed vibes into our...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Arena is located in one of the most beautiful parks of Amsterdam, the Oosterpark. In the popular East side of the city and at only 10 minutes walking distance from the city centre. The hotel is located in a historic building that once functioned as an orphanage and nursing-home. Besides hotel rooms, Hotel Arena has a café- restaurant PARK with amazing food and great views on the park, a hidden patio, creative studios for meetings & events and an old chapel to be used for events. With high ceilings, large windows, sloping walls, wooden beams and original ornaments no room in our hotel is the same. But each room does have a flat-screen TV, air conditioning, seating area and private bathroom. The hotel offers 24-hour reception, free WiFi, bicycle rental and a host that is always there for you to share various insider tips during your unforgettable stay. The hotel's entrance is accessible via the Oosterpark. Parking is available via the underground garage. Several trams stop are around the corner and offer good and fast connections to the main attractions of the city such as Museum Square, Leidseplein, Rembrandtplein and the Dam Square. Experience Hotel Arena: a green oasis in the vibrant centre of Amsterdam. ... more   less 

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Address: 's-Gravesandestraat 55, 1092 AA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Price Range: $186 - $446 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Arena 4*
Number of rooms: 119
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Also Known As:
Arena Hotel Amsterdam
Hotel Arena Amsterdam
Hotel Style:
#44 Luxury Hotel in Amsterdam
#49 Business Hotel in Amsterdam
#62 Romantic Hotel in Amsterdam
#79 Family Hotel in Amsterdam
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“The bed on its own platform was a nice twist, would recommend these rooms.”
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