Top 5 best affordable hotels in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is packed with hotels. But you need to make sure you pick the right one. We suppose you’re looking for an affordable hotel with friendly staff, clean rooms and a cozy bar. But if you’ve never been to the Dutch capital, you don’t know where to look. All of those great reviews online could have been written by the maid or the hotel owner. So you need us! We offer you this great list of five fantastic affordable hotels in Amsterdam. Each of them is a good choice, guaranteed! For very reasonable prices from 75 tot 150 euro/night. Ofcourse prices can be higher on busy days. Enjoy guys!

1. Hotel Toon

The Utrechtsestraat is the right place for a lot of nice shops and cozy restaurants. And this is also the location of the number one of our list: Hotel Toon. The location is perfect, in the center of the city, near Rembrandt Square. The greatest advantage of this hotel: an incredibly friendly staff. And that’s quite rare in Amsterdam!

The rooms are affordable, but they don’t look cheap at all. They are spacious, luxurious and completely clean, the bathroom is very fine. Another major plus: breakfast. Make sure to include it in your booking, cause it’s perfect! Hotel Toon might be the best kept secret of Amsterdam, so … don’t tell anyone!

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Hotel Toon (Utrechtsestraat 18, 1017 VN Amsterdam. Tel: +31 (0)20-2334431)

2. Hotel Sebastians

Atmosphere is the key word at Sebastians Hotel. It already starts at arrival. The hotel is situated in a picturesque and quiet part of the Canal District and housed in a beautiful old building. Around the hotel there is an awful lot to do, but if you just don’t feel like going out, you’ll be fine in the cozy hotel bar.

This hotel exudes all that Amsterdam has to offer, and it’s only a ten minute walk from Central Station. In many hotels the rooms could be a little disappointing, while they are boring compared to the great atmosphere in a lobby or bar. Here that’s certainly not the case. Sebastian’s an excellent choice, which absolutely needs a spot in this list.

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Hotel Sebastian’s (Keizersgracht 15, 1015 CC Amsterdam. Tel: +31 (0)20 423 2342)

3. Volkshotel

This is the cheapest hotel in our list. But trust us, you cannot derail when booking this place. The hotel is located in the old office of the famous Dutch newspaper Volkskrant in Amsterdam East, near subway station Wibautstraat.

When you walk into this hotel, you’ll probably be wondering all the time, how they turned this boring office building into a beautiful hotel, where everyone feels at ease. Be sure to dine at the restaurant on top of the hotel and enjoy an amazing 360 degree view of the city.

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Volkshotel (Wibautstraat 150, 1091 GR Amsterdam. Tel: +31 (0)202612100)

4. Max Brown Hotel

Max Brown Hotel Amsterdam has two locations. One is in the canal and the other one in the Museum Quarter. Both are highly recommended. But be prepared, it’s a popular hotel. If one location is fully booked, you can still try the other one as they are both of great quality.

The hotel on the Herengracht consists of three historic buildings, all 300 years old, which have been combined into one charming hotel. The second hotel consists of four old mansions. The hotel offers excellent service, friendly staff, a decent breakfast and great location. Ideal for a relaxed city break.

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Max Brown Hotel (Herengracht 13-19 (Canal District) / Jan Luijkenstraat 44 (Museum Square))

5. Hotel Arena

Stay very close to the city center and still be able to make a nice outdoor walk. That’s what Hotel Arena has to offer. This beautiful hotel is right next to the Oosterpark, a perfect place for a stroll or a picnic. You can reach Artis Zoo, Dam Square, Museumplein and Central Station in just about ten minutes by tram.

But don’t go to the city center only. The eastern part of the city is great! This area is increasingly developing great popularity for its a popular fantastic restaurants and cafes and a lot of places which are worth visiting. From this cozy, clean hotel with good sized rooms, that’s all within reach.

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Hotel Arena (‘s-Gravesandestraat 51, 1092 AA Amsterdam. Tel: +31 (0)208502400)

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