Amstel Botel - Amsterdam

Ndsm-Pier 3, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 01033  show map
 3 stars
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Amstel Botel - Amsterdam

Internet

Paid wired internet connection

Parking

Off-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Lobby bar

Shuttle

City shuttle service

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Leisure/ TV room

Editorial review:

Popular with British stag and hen parties and European coach tours, this ‘hotel on a boat’ is just a short walk from Centraal Station. The rooms are clean and minimalistic and are equipped with a telephone, television and a small bathroom. Breakfast is available for €10 per guest. Bookings for a minimum of two or three nights, particularly over weekends, may be required.

Verified Reviews:

  • Lounge area - Pool table - Nice coffe bar - Plenty of free parking near by
  • Perfect location - Close to the central station - Excellent service - Free wifi throughout
  • Industrial part of the city - Far from the center - Rooms are very clean - Very small bath
  • Comfortable bed - What a view - Value for money - Recommend this hotel
  • Boat too far - Rooms small - Breakfast was lovely - Reception were helpful

Overview

Amstel Botel is a 3-star unique property offering a modern accommodation steps away from Theater De Roode Bioscoop, Museum Het Schip and The Rijksmuseum . With accents of original architecture, the hotel was built in 1993 and renovated in 2011.

The hotel is in the strategic location steps away from a palace, a church and a theater. Amsterdam city center is 4 km away.

Within walking distance of Amsterdam Noord district with bars and restaurants.

Amstel Botel can be reached in 15 minutes by car from Amsterdam-Schiphol airport.

Rooms

Triple room and standard twin room have English décor along with a laptop safe, pay TV, complimentary wireless internet, a wardrobe and central heating. The rooms have a beautiful view of the canal. They provide bathrooms with a shower, a bathtub and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

An extensive continental breakfast is served daily. At the spacious lounge bar guests will enjoy a selection of beers, tea and coffee. Guests can dine at IJ-Kantine and Pannenkoekenboot located within 5 minutes' walk away.

Services

The hotel offers car and bicycle rental services for travelling a cultural area.

Relax

Amstel Botel provides guests with cots and a game room for their children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   175.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Paid wired internet connection
  • Paid parking
  • Off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Vending machines
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Darts

Services

  • City shuttle service
  • Valet parking
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer on request

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 3 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Amstel Botel - Amsterdam Amsterdam location
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Hotel Address:

Ndsm-Pier 3, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 01033

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City Center
  • Amsterdam
    3.2 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Amsterdam Central Station
    2.7 km
Underground stations
  • Metro Isolatorweg
    2.7 km
  • Bus stop
    600 m
Restaurants
  • IJ-Kantine (cuisine: International)
    130 m
  • Pannenkoekenboot (cuisine: Dutch)
    170 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    175

Rooms and availability

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Standard Room
Bed type: 1 Single bed or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or Double bed or Twin beds
Size: 12 m²
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Room facilities
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    Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or 1 Single bed and 1 Bunk bed
    Size: 12 m²
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Standard|Twb, Triple land side Non Refundable ( Breakfast )

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      Economy Single Room
      Bed type: 1 Single bed
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Amstel Botel - Amsterdam Amsterdam location
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      Hotel Address:

      Ndsm-Pier 3, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 01033

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Amsterdam
        3.2 km
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Amsterdam Central Station
        2.7 km
      Underground stations
      • Metro Isolatorweg
        2.7 km
      • Bus stop
        600 m
      Restaurants
      • IJ-Kantine (cuisine: International)
        130 m
      • Pannenkoekenboot (cuisine: Dutch)
        170 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2011
      • Number of floors:
        4
      • Number of rooms:
        175

      Amstel Botel Location

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      • Tuk tuk - 2.5 km
      • Meijer's Rondvaarten - 2.8 km

      Places of interest

      • Comedy Café Amsterdam - 1.8 km
      • Regardz Zilveren Toren Amsterdam - 2.3 km
      • Luterse kerk Amsterdam - 2.5 km
      • Studio Westerpark - 2.5 km
      • Amsterdam Centraal - 2.6 km
      • Saint Nicholas Church - 2.8 km
      • Basilica of St. Nicholas - 2.8 km

      Train stations

      Convention centers

      • Westergasfabriek - 2.2 km

      Shopping areas

      • Noordermarkt - 2.3 km
      • Noordermarkt - 2.3 km

      Amusement

      • Bioscoop Het Ketelhuis - 1.9 km

      Monuments and Landmarks

      • Westergasfabriek - 2.0 km
      • Haarlemmerstraat - 2.2 km
      • West-Indisch Huis - 2.3 km
      • Noorderkerk - 2.3 km
      • Beurs van Berlage - 2.8 km

      Museums

      • EYE Film Institute - 2.1 km
      • Multatuli Museum - 2.6 km
      • Theo Thijssen Museum - 2.8 km
      • Beurs van Berlage - 2.8 km
      • Anne Frank Haus - 2.8 km
      • Anne Frank House - 2.9 km

      Parks

      • Westerpark - 1.7 km

      Food and meals

      • Coffeeshop Central - 2.8 km

      Underground stations

      • Metro Isolatorweg - 2.6 km
      • Metro Isolatorweg - 2.6 km

      Local attractions

      • Museum Het Schip - 1.6 km
        Spaarndammerplantsoen 140, Amsterdam
      • Brouwersgracht - 2.2 km
        Lijnbaansgracht and Singel, Amsterdam
      • Anne Frank House - 2.9 km
        Prinsengracht 267, Amsterdam
      • EYE Film Institute Netherlands - 2.0 km
        IJpromenade 1, Amsterdam
      • North Church - 2.4 km
        Noordermarkt 44-48, Amsterdam

      Restaurants nearby

      • IJ-Kantine - 130 m

        Address: MT. Ondinaweg 15-17

        57% likes this, based on 57 reviews
        Cuisine: International

      • Pllek - 410 m

        Address: TT Neveritaweg 59
        Phone: 020-2900 020

        51% likes this, based on 56 reviews
        Cuisine: International

      • Pont 13 - 500 m

        Address: Haparandadam 50

        73% likes this, based on 27 reviews
        Cuisine: European

      • Pannenkoekenboot - 170 m

        Address: Ms. van Riemsdijkweg

        76% likes this, based on 35 reviews
        Cuisine: Dutch

      • REM Eiland - 510 m

        Address: Haparandadam 45-2
        Phone: 020 – 6885501

        60% likes this, based on 55 reviews
        Cuisine: Contemporary

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2011
      • Number of floors:
        4
      • Number of rooms:
        175
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      Amstel Botel Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Amstel Botel

      Average guest rating

      6.6out of 10
      Good
      Based on 703 reviews

      Guest reviews

      • 2.0

        We were fortunate to have a room on an upper floor with views of the river. Our room was small, but that is what you expect of a cabin on a boat. Comfortable bed. Quite a few English channels on the TV. Shower gel on the wall in the bathroom. Clean towels every day. The whole of the Botel was clean, tidy and airy. A good breakfast. All the staff were hard working, patient and helpful. A good location. Free 10 min ferry ride every half hour to the center. So the Botel is close enough to town, but far enough away for a peaceful night. When we woke in the mornings all we could hear were the ducks on the river. Very interesting to watch the various working boats and the passenger liners gliding by.

        No tea or coffee in the room. 2 or 3 euros a cup from the bar. I would not have liked to have a downstairs room, as there would be no view.

      • Group of friends
        7.4

        Nice placement with good acces to ferry. Good restaurant/Cafè close by ferry. Serviceminded personel and nice breakfast.

        Small bathrooms. Not for xxl-persons at all. Tight cabins. Had a singl room, but two beds. Made it a bit over-furnished.

      • Older travelers
        5.4

        Nice hotel, good location. City centre was easy to reach by the ferry. Rooms were casual but clean. Free parking was good, there are not so many hotels with free parking in Amsterdam.

      • Family with children
        7.4

        The price and free parking were the main reason we chose this hotel. The free ferry to the city was a great ammenity.

        Rooms not smoke free.

      • Couple
        9.6

        The hotel is in an amazing location - nice friendly character and amazing value for money

      • Couple
        3.8

        Very basic rooms for the price - and a bit cramped. Needs a good refurbishment throughout - fixture and fittings look original 60s and not very good condition.

        The breakfast was basic. Generally the staff were not helpful and seemed to find customers an unwelcome interruption. We were looking forward to this stay but were disappointed.

      • Group of friends
        7.4

        The location was fantastic. Sleeping on a ship was an adventure. Transportation to central station on the free ferry, fantastic, since we were all on a budget. I would recommend the Botel, but would emphasis it is a "budget" hotel no frills, no luxury

        I didn't like that they charged my card before we arrived. There was three famliies/couples and they were each going to pay for their own room, instead they charged my card for all three. The staff attitude when we checked in was not that nice. The morning shift was much more friendlier but none of the staff went out of their way to assist you. We had the room on the end and it was shorter than the other rooms and we kept banging our hips on the vanity shelf to go around the end of the bed to get to the bathroom or the exit. The rest of the group didn't have that problem their rooms were bigger.

      • Older travelers
        9.6

        Cleanliness of the facilities, room was always warm, towels changed daily, quiet at night, staff friendly and helpful

      • Group of friends
        6.6

        The Amstel Botel it's a hotel on the boat which makes it interesting especially after few drinks. Comfortable bed.

        Shower, poor quality.

      • Older travelers
        8.2

        Free parking and easy access to downtown Amsterdam via free ferry.

      • Family with children
        8.2

        The staff were very helpful, especially the bar man! The room was comfortable, not huge but adequate, and the setting was lovely. There was no noise from traffic and it made for a very nice stay. The free ferry to the central station was great and made transport into the city centre very easy. Would definitely stay here again.

      • Group of friends
        7.4

        Staff very friendly & accommodating,rooms are clean & comfortable,good value hotel,i have stayed there before & will probably stay again.

        The new location

      • Couple
        4.6

        Good view from the boat.

        Rooms small, expensive for what you get.

      • Older travelers
        5.8

        Take care not to eat outside the hotel at a bar called the ij kantine...it is terrible.. Bad service bar food... Hotel is ok... A bit noisy..especially the boardwalk..

      • Single
        6.6

        The experience of staying in a hotel in one of the canals.

        Small bathroon.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Amstel Botel - Amsterdam Amsterdam location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Ndsm-Pier 3, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 01033

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Amsterdam
        3.2 km
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Amsterdam Central Station
        2.7 km
      Underground stations
      • Metro Isolatorweg
        2.7 km
      • Bus stop
        600 m
      Restaurants
      • IJ-Kantine (cuisine: International)
        130 m
      • Pannenkoekenboot (cuisine: Dutch)
        170 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2011
      • Number of floors:
        4
      • Number of rooms:
        175