Amstel Botel - Amsterdam

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

Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid 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

Free 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 an unique venue in Amsterdam close to a palace, a church and a theater. Residing in a 4-story building, the hotel was opened in 1993 and renovated in 2011.

The strategic location in Amsterdam Noord district of Amsterdam offers an easy access to Westergasfabriek, which is about 25 minutes` walk. Amsterdam city center is 4 km away.

Welcoming guests with an outdoor swimming pool, a sunbathing terrace and a library, the hotel is placed next to bars and restaurants.

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

Rooms

The property comprises 175 modern rooms equipped with a safe, free Wi-Fi, cable television, a wardrobe and heating. The rooms have a beautiful view of the canal. They provide bathrooms with a hairdryer, a bathtub and a shower.

Eat & Drink

An extensive continental breakfast is served daily. At the spacious lounge bar guests will enjoy a selection of beers, tea and coffee. The hotel is about 5 minutes’ walk from IJ-Kantine serving Dutch dishes.

Services

Guests are offered to rent cars and bicycles at Amstel Botel to discover the sites of Amsterdam.

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

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid 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

Services

  • Free shuttle service
  • 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

  • Beach access
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • Sea view
  • River view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Towels

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Ndsm-Pier 3, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 01033

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City Center
  • Amsterdam
    2.0 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Amsterdam Central Station
    1.7 mi
Underground stations
  • Metro Isolatorweg
    1.7 mi
  • Bus stop
    2000 ft
Restaurants
  • IJ-Kantine (cuisine: International)
    500 ft
  • Pannenkoekenboot (cuisine: Dutch)
    600 ft
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

Amstel Botel photos Exterior Hotel information
Budget Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Budget Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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Room Description:

4 single beds 237 sq feet (21 sq meters)Entertainment - Free WiFi and satellite channels Bathroom - Private bathroom and a hair dryerPractical - Safe, desk, and phone; free cribs/infant beds available on requestComfort - Daily housekeepingNon-Smoking

Amstel Botel photos Exterior Amstel Botel
Guest Room
River view
  • Room size:

    130 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Ceiling fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • VCR player
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Room - Lateral Sea View

Amstel Botel photos Room
Standard Triple Room
Landscape view
  • Room size:

    130 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed and 1 Bunk bed, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Ceiling fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • VCR player
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

TRIPLE VISTA TIERRA. BED & BREAKFAST. Bar/Pvp rate. Non refundable

Amstel Botel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Tuk tuk1.6 mi
  • Meijer's Rondvaarten1.7 mi

Places of interest

  • Comedy Café Amsterdam1.1 mi
  • Regardz Zilveren Toren Amsterdam1.4 mi
  • Luterse kerk Amsterdam1.6 mi
  • Studio Westerpark1.6 mi
  • Amsterdam Centraal1.6 mi
  • Saint Nicholas Church1.7 mi
  • Basilica of St. Nicholas1.7 mi

Train stations

Convention centers

  • Westergasfabriek1.4 mi

Shopping areas

  • Noordermarkt1.4 mi
  • Noordermarkt1.4 mi

Amusement

  • Bioscoop Het Ketelhuis1.2 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Westergasfabriek1.2 mi
  • Haarlemmerstraat1.4 mi
  • West-Indisch Huis1.4 mi
  • Noorderkerk1.4 mi
  • Beurs van Berlage1.7 mi

Museums

  • EYE Film Institute1.3 mi
  • Multatuli Museum1.6 mi
  • Theo Thijssen Museum1.7 mi
  • Beurs van Berlage1.7 mi
  • Anne Frank Haus1.7 mi
  • Anne Frank House1.8 mi

Parks

  • Westerpark1.1 mi

Food and meals

  • Coffeeshop Central1.7 mi

Underground stations

  • Metro Isolatorweg1.6 mi
  • Metro Isolatorweg1.6 mi

Local attractions

  • Museum Het Schip5200 ft
    Spaarndammerplantsoen 140, Amsterdam
  • Brouwersgracht1.4 mi
    Lijnbaansgracht and Singel, Amsterdam
  • Anne Frank House 1.8 mi
    Prinsengracht 267, Amsterdam
  • EYE Film Institute Netherlands1.3 mi
    IJpromenade 1, Amsterdam
  • North Church 1.5 mi
    Noordermarkt 44-48, Amsterdam

Restaurants nearby

  • IJ-Kantine500 ft

    Address: MT. Ondinaweg 15-17

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

  • Pllek1400 ft

    Address: TT Neveritaweg 59
    Phone: 020-2900 020

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

  • Pont 131700 ft

    Address: Haparandadam 50

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

  • Pannenkoekenboot600 ft

    Address: Ms. van Riemsdijkweg

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

  • REM Eiland1700 ft

    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

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 709 reviews

Guest reviews

  • 1.4

    Clean, bright and quirky accommodation.

    We were located on the first floor under the bar, there was a lot of noise :(

  • 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..

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
    2.0 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Amsterdam Central Station
    1.7 mi
Underground stations
  • Metro Isolatorweg
    1.7 mi
  • Bus stop
    2000 ft
Restaurants
  • IJ-Kantine (cuisine: International)
    500 ft
  • Pannenkoekenboot (cuisine: Dutch)
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    175