Group Booking Terms and Conditions

Because you are making a Group Booking, there are additional Terms and Conditions that apply. Please read them and click 'I Accept' below to continue with your booking

General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Perfect Location
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Property Description

Hostel Utopia is the perfect place to stay during your trip to Amsterdam! Our budget-friendly accommodation with clean rooms will be an outstanding value for your money. We are situated next to the famous Dam Square which is only a 5 minute walk from Amsterdam Central Station. Many restaurants, coffee shops, pubs, discos, casinos, museums, shopping malls and (of course) the Red Light District are situated around this famous square. There is no doubt that Hostel Utopia is an excellent starting point to discover most charms of Amsterdam!

Underneath the hostel is the famous coffee shop 'The Plug'. One of the most well known coffee shops in the city because of their exclusive high end cannabis products.

Hostel Utopia Policies & Conditions:
- Our hostel is a traditional-old-Amsterdam (and especially charming) building that has 4 floors. This means that there are NO elevators and that our stairs are NARROW & STEEP. Please keep this in mind when packing your bags or if you are a person with reduced mobility.
- Check-in at 'Xplore Hostel Amsterdam' from 15:00 (3PM) till 00:00 (12AM). Located at the same street (Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal number 92).
- Check-out also at 'Xplore Hostel Amsterdam' from 08:00 (AM) till 10:30 (PM).
- All nights of accommodation must be paid for on arrival at check-in!
- This hostel is only accessible to people over 18 years old (18+). Bookings for under age people will be cancelled upon arrival.
- Keep in mind that there is a coffee shop underneath the hostel, which means scents of the consumables and music of the shop could be noticed.
- It is absolutely NOT allowed to smoke in the rooms. Letting the smoke detectors go off can result in a fine of 250 euros.
- For the roomkey we ask a small deposit of 10 euros in CASH.
- When you book more than one bed in a 4-bed dorm, you are not 100% guaranteed to be in the same room.
- Violating one of our House Rules can result to a fine of 250 euros and expulsion of the hostel

Upon arrival the City Tax of 7% and Tourism Fee of 3 euros per person per night has to be paid, this is NOT included in the booking price. The City Tax and Tourism Fee is mandatory all over Amsterdam Center.

Bookings and cancellations:
* Hostel Utopia does not charge you in advance.
* Our cancellation policy requires 48-hours advanced notification prior to arrival. If you cancel too late we are authorised to charge the cancellation fee (amount of the 1st night of your booking). Cancellations must be done via your Hostelworld account. Cancellations must be done via your Hostelworld account.
* Your room will be held for 2 hours (local time) after your given arrival time; after this period we have the right to charge your first night stay and cancel the booking. It's your responsibility to contact the hostel if you are delayed.
* If you have any more questions, please don't hesitate to contact us. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.1

  • Security 8.1

  • Location 9.5

  • Staff 9.3

  • Atmosphere 7.0

  • Cleanliness 7.9

  • Facilities 6.8

Latest Reviews

  • 9.7


    11 Aug 2021
    Excelent place closed to the center and very ckean
    Colombia, Male, 31-40
  • 9.4


    22 Sep 2021
    we had some loud neighbors but otherwise fine. Very nice located and good value for our money.
    Germany, Couple, 18-24
  • 9.1


    21 Oct 2021
    Great value for money in the private single rooms here. I just stayed 1 night but it'd be good for longer stays as well. the receptionist was very friendly and helpful. I'd stay here again.
    Ireland, Male, 25-30
  • 9.1


    19 Sep 2021
    Argentina, Male, 31-40
  • 8.9


    03 Aug 2021
    I stayed in a private room here. So I didn’t experience the dorm life of this hostel. But the staff are really welcoming and easy to talk to. The location is great. It’s above a “coffee shop” if that interests you about Amsterdam. But it’s a short walk from the station and a short walk from pretty much anything else. Plus the view from the private room was really nice. Overall a decent experience.
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 8.6


    03 Oct 2021
    My first hostel experience was not bad! Very nice staff and I felt safe. You have to check out at the dedicated time though or it may be a little complicated for you :) also Amsterdam stairs are no joke and I think the private rooms are on the top floor. Do not bring a suitcase! Hahaha! And make sure to check in at the reception a few doors down. But had a double bed in my room with a fan so no real complaints! It being so close to Amsterdam central is also awesome! And great WiFi. Thnx!
    Canada, Female, 31-40
  • 8.3


    28 Oct 2021
    Hot shower wasn't working. Imagine icy cold showers, similar to ice bucket challenge in cold Amsterdam winter. It was horrible. The staff acknowledged and said they'll do something, but nothing happened till I left. Perfect location, friendly staff, and decent room. I stayed in Room 7 which was at the very top of the building. The stairs were very steep as warned, so I had managed my expectations and carried a mid-sized luggage. The room was clean and they provided 2 towels which was nice.
    Philippines, Male, 41+
  • 8.3


    27 Aug 2021
    Decent place to stay for a decent price. Smack in the middle of Amsterdam, but not in a very noisy street. It's above a coffeeshop, but when you're inside the hostel, you'll hardly notice. Room was very small and so was the shower, but if you're just looking for a place to sleep in a great location for not too much money, then this is just right. Receptionist was really friendly. You have to check in at Xplore Hostel, which is roughly 100 metres away from Utopia Hostel.
    Netherlands, Female, 31-40
  • 8.0


    11 Oct 2021
    The staff are very nice, friendly and helpful. The location is great especially when you want to be in the sentrum. The room is perfect for backpackers and not the comfortable suitcase type of travellers because the stairs is so steep and small. I think the solo room is overpriced becuz i have stayed in much better hostel room with the same price. I jus think the price I paid is not worth it. But I like the staff they are nice!
    Philippines, Female, 31-40
  • 6.9


    28 Sep 2021
    Everything is small and dark, the stairs are very cramped and difficult to go up and down. There’s really no “common areas” to socialize with other visitors.
    Mexico, Female, 18-24
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Key Card Access
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Vending Machines
  • Wi-Fi