Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

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  • 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 4 weeks prior to arrival. 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.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

Full prepayment prior to arrival. 28 day cancellation policy

Additional Terms and Conditions

Unless booked through the Groups Desk, rooms may not be allocated together and may not be private. To ensure this happens we recommend that you contact the Groups Desk to arrange.

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

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  • Nice Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

Only 10 minutes from the centre of Amsterdam we created a multi-functional playground for the curious new-age traveller ready to stretch their minds with new exhilarating experiences. Via Amsterdam is here to connect you to the local scene. May it be in the city or in one of our fly and fresh designed communal spaces. Our aim is to help you to travel differently and discover the city in creative new ways. Who is ‘you’? ‘You’ can be a group or an individual. ‘You’ can be corporate or leisure. One thing is sure. ‘You’ is welcome. Just come as you are.
Cycle hire is available directly from the property and can be used to cycle to see all the local attractions or directly into Amsterdam central.

Located right behind the east of the city, Via Amsterdam is only a 10 minutes metro ride away from Amsterdam centre and just 15 minutes to Amsterdam Central Station. Via Amsterdam is in the middle of the student campus which ensure that there is always a lively vibe. Everything anyone would need during a stay in Amsterdam is close by. From a supermarket to pizzeria and from a gym to café.

‘Urban elegance’ is how you could describe our minimalistic designed rooms. The focus is on the super comfy mattresses along with the crisp linen and fluffy pillows. The beds are custom build and equipped with headboard to ensure privacy and an electricity socket, USB chargers and headlight. Your valuables are safe as you have your personal locker / storage space. Let’s not forget the en suite bathrooms with kick-ass shower that will make sure you have all the energy you need for the energetic city life.

Via Amsterdam Policies & Conditions:

Cancellation policy: 24 hours before arrival.

Check in from 15:00 to 23:00 .
Check out before 10:00 .

Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards (No Amex), debit cards.
This property may pre-authorise your card before arrival.

Taxes not included - city tax 2.00 EUR per person per night will be charged at the hostel.
Breakfast not included - 6.50 EUR per person per day.


24 hour Reception.
No curfew.
Child friendly.
Non smoking.
Under 18 years must be accompanied with an adult when checking in/staying at the property, private dorms/rooms must be booked. No children can stay in share dorms.

Pets are not allowed with the exception of service dogs. We kindly ask you to contact us prior to making your booking if you will be staying with an assistance dog.

The credit/debit card holder must be present upon arrival with the credit card used for reservation. If payment is made via a third party credit/debit card, please contact the reservation team to arrange payment, they will provide a credit card authorization form that will need to be completed by the card holder along with photo identification.
If no third party payment was arranged prior arrival and the card used for payment cannot be presented at Reception by the card holder, the card will be refunded and guest will be asked to provide different card or pay by cash for accommodation. View House Rules


Bright and arty with an urban twist, at Via Amsterdam we're the perfect base for curious travellers exploring and socialising. The communal area has hammocks swinging from the ceiling and comfy leather sofas where you can make the most of the free Wi-Fi. Or relax in a bean bag in the cinema room for a film with your new squad – take a craft beer from the bar to drink along with the movie.


Via Amsterdam is in the middle of a student campus – it's one of the reasons we always have a buzzing vibe – with a supermarket, gym and a pizzeria nearby. To reach us, take Metro line 53 from Amsterdam Centraal train station for 13 minutes to Venserpolder or hop on a train from Schiphol Airport to Diemen-Zuid station – then you're a 10-minute walk away. The same line will also take you to must-see attractions like the Heineken Experience, which is a 15-minute walk from the station. After a night out in the city centre, the 287 or 285 bus will bring you back to us in under 40 minutes.

Rooms and Dorms

Our minimalist mixed dorms – there's a female-only dorm too – have bunks and en-suites with hot showers. We also have private doubles if you're after more personal space. The custom-made bunks have headboards for privacy, a light, plug socket and USB port. You'll feel like you're at home on your comfy mattress and fresh linen, plus, you'll have a personal locker to keep all your stuff securely stowed away.

Extras and activities

Feeling peckish? The Dude restaurant serves burgers, hot dogs and nachos until late, or you can rustle up something yourself in our kitchen. We've also got vending machines for a quick midnight snack. To discover Amsterdam do as the locals do and cycle – hire a bike from us and take the 20-minute ride to the heart of the city. Pick up a free map at reception, pop via the ATM and you'll be off.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.0

  • Security 9.5

  • Location 6.0

  • Staff 9.0

  • Atmosphere 9.0

  • Cleanliness 9.0

  • Facilities 9.5

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    18 Sep 2020
    I used to be a regular visitor to Via Amsterdam. COVID made it very difficult to enter Europe. It took 6 months to get back. I hope that I don't have to wait another 6 months to return.
    USA, Male, 41+
  • 9.4


    13 Feb 2020
    Great place a little outside the city, but with convenient train access.
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 9.4


    13 Jan 2020
    The hostel was very wonderful. The whole building were marvelous and very picturesque. The location was a distance from central Amsterdam but it is very close to the metro and uber is cheap. The restaurant had a wide selection of food and at a very good price. Overall the facility was very clean and we very much enjoyed our stay.
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 8.9


    23 Jul 2020
    Very nice staff! Its quite far from the center but we expected it and its not that big of a deal for the price! (and the good metro connections) theres a supermarket around the corner and it was very clean!
    Germany, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 8.9


    14 Feb 2020
    Really awesome hostel. The restaurant attached to it is great and has fun events, the staff if very friendly, & the vibe of the whole place is fantastic. The bathrooms in the dorm were a plus It is a bit outside of the city center which is a bummer (quick metro ride to it though), I had to pay 6 euro to buy a towel (you can’t rent them). I was a little bit disappointed in the kitchen facilities as it was just a microwave and a fridge. Overall, really cool place. Would definitely recommend
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 8.3


    04 Jul 2020
    Only 20minutes to Amsterdam centraal by train. There were not too many people when we were there, but our stay was great!
    Canada, Female, 18-24
  • 8.3


    06 Jun 2020
    Staff were great, pillows were lumpy
    Scotland, Male, 25-30
  • 8.3


    24 Jan 2020
    The night I showed up was their Staff Party, and I was able to join in the festivities, it was a lot of fun and the staff were very warm. Mainly I just chilled out on the hammocks in-between trips to central Amsterdam. Solid option for accommodation, it's only downfall is the distance to town but you can take a train ten minutes walk away.
    New Zealand, Male, 18-24
  • 6.0


    21 Jul 2021
    Pretty overrated hostel. What I didn't like the most was the absence of a stove and the fact the locks weren't working so well
    Romania, Male, 31-40
  • 3.1


    29 Jan 2020
    # I complained 6 times for poor WiFi connectivity, they did not entertained # poor facilities # far location
    India, Male, 25-30
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Cots Available
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Steam Room
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • ATM
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Meals Available
  • Restaurant
  • Vending Machines
  • Pool Table