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    Sphinx Hotel

    Weteringschans 82, 1017 XR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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    01/10/2017 02/10/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent3%
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    • Average16%
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    • Terrible57%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    1.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

    This to me is more of a hotel than hostel as its rooms and breakfast and dining area is very good. The stairs to the rooms are a little scary/fun but ok if you take your time staff are very friendly and kind with excellent...More

    Thank dean b
    Reviewed 26 September 2016

    The hostel is just 2 min walk from a tram station, and the tram is just 3 stops (5-10 min) from the center. On the outside it looks like a standard nice building in Amsterdam, but inside is pretty basic. The staff was really kind...More

    Thank Ivana M
    Reviewed 23 May 2016

    Cheap"ish" booking on the outskirts but around a 20/30 + minutes walk to the centre or any other attractions. The hotel was on the tram routes, which was handy but the hotel itself was pretty grim. The receptions and breakfast area are all very clean...More

    Thank ZBH88
    Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

    I knew what we were getting into at about £40 a night to be honest, but I can't really rate the Sphinx any more than a 2 star. It was clean enough, the location wasn't too far out, and the area was safe (next to...More

    Thank Steven O
    Reviewed 30 April 2016

    The hotel was a few tram stations away from Amsterdam Centraal and we were happy to pick this location. It was still conveniently located, within walking distance to restaurants and supermarkets, within tram rides to other major attractions, and yet it was not so crowded....More

    Thank Sauter
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$98 - US$324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • Location
    • The Netherlands >
    • North Holland Province >
    • Amsterdam >
    • Stadsdeel Zuid
    • Also Known As
    • Sphinx Hotel Amsterdam
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    "Choose the family-size rooms because they are more preserved."
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