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Botel Zebra Reviews

PObox 2430, NL 1000CK, Oosterdok t/o 4, Amsterdam, Netherlands

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77%

Rating
671 Total Reviews
  • 77%Value For Money
  • 74%Security
  • 89%Location
  • 82%Staff
  • 79%Atmosphere
  • 70%Cleanliness
  • 70%Facilities

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46%

The hostel isn't in the best location, since it's about a 20 minute all from the center of the city. We never got clean towels, even though I believe we were promised them.


86%

We loved the hostel, and although small, the room was cosy and precisely fit our needs. We had a nice surprise when breakfast was offered without extra charge. Would personally make it more obvious you pay upon arrival rather than pre-arrival (however this was my own fault!). Would recommend to all.


89%

We really enjoyed stay at this hostel. It is a interessant way to spend your time at Amsterdam. The breakfast is great. Staff gave us good informations about services around city. But the wifi network doesn't work at rooms. You can use only on main hall.


100%

We were really excited about staying on a boat in Amsterdam and we were not disappointed! In a fantastic location, just a 15 minute walk away from the centre of town and a 10 minute walk from the station. Our room was very cosy and felt like a home away from home! The staff were brilliant and we would like to especially mention Ching, who prided herself in everything she did! She was extremely welcoming and her breakfast was fantastic. She made us feel very comfortable and we will be returning!!


86%

This is a great place to stay if you just want a place to sleep. We were 3 people in 4 beds. The staff was very friendly and the location is the perfect combo of being close to the center but far enough from late night hooligans. The only downfalls were that the downstairs area where all the rooms are smells like bathroom a lot and the carpet neat the shower was always wet. Breakfast is decent, although it is only from 9-10:30. Overall it's a great deal and you definitely get what you pay for!

  • 7th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


94%

The cabin is small, but just enough for the two of us, the staff were nice and helpful. The breakfast is great, by far the best I've ever had in a hostel. Most of all it was a great experience to stay in a boat.


97%

There is no better place in wet Amsterdam, as staying in their boatel, our room was lovely, warm


89%

The 4 of us stayed 4 nights in Botel Zebra around New year's Eve and the house boat was perfectly situated for the festivities. Less than a 10 minutes walk to Central Station. The included breakfast was always amazing. The room was a bit small for 4, but it's a boat after all and we had our own toilet and shower. Highly recommended!


71%

The cabin has this permanent smell of waste water, and there is nothing you can do about it. Get used to it. Everything else is OK. Good breakfast.


83%

The hotel was really easy to find and convenient. The woman who checked us in was excellent and very friendly. Although the room was small obviously because on a boat it worked perfectly for the two nights we were staying there. The beds were really comfortable and we overall enjoyed our stay. The only negative thing is that breakfast started at 9am which was a little late, and the wifi only worked upstairs not in the rooms, and the doors to the upstairs closed pretty early, so wifi was limited.

  • 7th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


57%

Good staff! Location, can not get better! Could get cleaner. Over all very happy with my stay at The botel zebra.


74%

Friendly personnel, good location

  • 31st Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Netherlands
  • Male, 41+
  • (1 review)


97%

We had a fantastic time staying at Botel Zebra! The cool location and the excellent breakfast was outstanding.

  • 25th Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • All Female Group, 18-24
  • (1 review)




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