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Flying Pig Downtown Reviews

Nieuwendijk 100, 1012 MR, Amsterdam, Netherlands

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89%

Rating
6170 Total Reviews
  • 84%Value For Money
  • 90%Security
  • 98%Location
  • 92%Staff
  • 89%Atmosphere
  • 81%Cleanliness
  • 86%Facilities

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91%

Great location, friendly and helpful staff.


86%

Great place to meet increible people.


91%

Excellent hostel, but you need more pendant lights above the pool table.


94%

Really close to the train station and right in the action, under 5 minutes to the Red Light District and coffee shops right outside the door. as a girl on my own I felt safe walking around at night. a really chill place to hang out and meet people. security was excellent and breakfast included is always great! will definitely be coming back!


91%

perfect! the bar inside and only for customers of the hostel too!!!


91%

this is a great hostel in a perfect location! the smoking room and bar make it a cool place to be in its own right! highly recommend

  • 28th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Mixed Group, 25-30
  • (1 review)


89%

loved it here! showers were the best hostel showers I have seen, clean big kitchen and my favourite was the smoking room and chess tables :)


89%

Great location. Friendly staff. Nice amenities!


91%

Walking distance from central train station. The breakfast was excellent with cereals, fruits, juice toast etc. fun staff and indoor smoking area so you can buy coffee shop products and smoke them at the hostel. Overall awesome would stay again!


91%

Awesome place to stay. Great location (5 min. from central train station) and a lively, upbeat atmosphere. There's a bar in the lobby, a room in the back to light up, and free breakfast provided every morning in a downstairs dining room, all of which make for a great environment to meet fellow travelers. Staff is friendly and helpful and cleanliness is standard for a hostel.


80%

Flying Pig was an alright hostel! Two staff members were really nice Jed and Rachel! But if you don't smoke weed don't plan on having a blast! Room was ok, beds were uncomfortable! The overall stay was fun, but too many old people there!

Owner Comment (Hide)
Hi there, Thank you so much for leaving us a review and telling us about your stay with us. It is always great to read people enjoyed their stay with us. We will pass your message on to Jed and Rachel as well. We hope to see you back some day. Cheers, The Flying Piggies

71%

The Location was very good, right at the shopping street of Amsterdam, close to many good places. We had booked a room for 32 people, but it didn't seem like that many people as the room was divided in two parts. The beds were really comfortable! It wasn't especially social, no common activities if you're looking for that. But there was a good pub and a chill atmosphere. Helpful and nice staff.

  • 21st Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Sweden
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


91%

Fantastic location, great outside space/smoking room, nice bar and lovely staff. Average bedroom (think we had a mouse) but acceptable!


97%

great hostel loved ma stay hopefully be back next year for another few great days

  • 17th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Scotland
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


91%

Nice place, good ambience. They will propose you activities everyday and will go out with the people every night what is really something different and valuable. 😉


100%

I was looking for a flaw in here but... what a great hostel. It's hard to reach 100% but this hostel might as well be the best hostel in Europe. It's awesomely located, it is really secured, you cannot differentiate the staff from other customers as they are super friendly but as soon as they are behind the desk, working, they are very professional and beyond useful. You might think (with a smoking room) that it would be dirty but they clean it every night. And finally it's affordable. Perfect.

Owner Comment (Hide)
Hi there, Wauw! What an amazing review. You make us blush ;) It is always so great to read really nice comments and to hear guests enjoyed their stay with us. Thank you so much. We hope to see you back at the Pig some day. Cheers, The Flying Piggies

91%

The first hostel I have ever stayed at, and it was amazing. Come here for a relaxed and chill vibe. The bar in the Hostel is nice and cheap with a great selection. The smoking room is really social and a great place to hang out.


100%

Excellent hostel. Nothing to flaw :)


100%

Flying Pig had the perfect atmosphere for a real Amsterdam experience.

  • 13th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • All Female Group, 18-24
  • (1 review)


97%

Nice hostel, well located in the center of the city. Bunk beds were not bad but they were not too comfy either.


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