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Nice for a Sunday afternoon diversion!

As a man of a certain age, I find that some Saunas can make men my age feel invisible but that was... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
Lonnie P
San Francisco, California
Good crowds, very cleanly

Overall, Nieuwezijds is one of the most clean and modern bathhouses I've been to in Europe... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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  • Poor5%
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5 May 2018
“Nice for a Sunday afternoon diversion!”
18 Apr 2018
“Good crowds, very cleanly”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Nieuwezijds Armsteeg 95, 1012 NB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 331 8327
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible rude stafmember, worst I ever met. Never going back. Awesome place to visit gay. I advise friends not to go.

Thank OnAir63236
Reviewed 6 May 2018

As a man of a certain age, I find that some Saunas can make men my age feel invisible but that was not the case with this sauna. On my recent visit in April I was rewarded with a very satisfying Sunday afternoon. The place...More

7  Thank Lonnie P
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Overall, Nieuwezijds is one of the most clean and modern bathhouses I've been to in Europe. Admission includes a drink token. The space is smaller compared to other European bathhouses but does contain a large steam room, labyrinth with private rooms, spacious sauna, smoke room...More

Thank C L
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Very unfriendly blond young guy, trying to indoctrinate me, telling me how I should greet him. He just stood behind the counter staring at me as if he knew me and talking to his colleague and confronting me every time I said something. For sure...More

16  Thank Hussein T
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Very arrogant Turkish looking bearded guy does not know at all what hospitality means. This arrogant and extremely rude staff member is ruining the reputation of gay Amsterdam and should not work in a place which is all about service. His style of communication is...More

10  Thank Sportive00
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This is for gay men only. It is a well-run and friendly sauna. The facilities are as advertised and convenient to the historic city center.

1  Thank EJFNYC
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

This is a very nice sauna. The jacuzzi is a bit pointless though. It's just one big jet in the middle and is too deep, so you're constantly getting water in your face. The cruising rooms are ok, just not that many of them.

1  Thank Robseys
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

I went here on towel free Tuesday and the place has all you could want from a sauna, it's is a nice place and very clean. Only down side and this maybe due to the time of day I visited that I was the only...More

Thank Samuel R
Reviewed 21 July 2017

I used to quite like going here, but then they renovated it and now the steam room is really quite disappointing. With bright red lights they have put this ridiculous stage in what used to be a nice cosy dark area so now there is...More

4  Thank fortuner
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I was there wednesday night, and the skiny blond guy in the reception was extremly rude, you have to pay 20 euros and theres no flip flops you have to rent it, because of the rude staff never go back there AVOID IT!!!

7  Thank Q2527UIjoser
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Amsterdam’s buzzing hub, with its sprawling network of
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and commuters, yields convenient access to some of the
best sightseeing, shopping, and street life in Europe.
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of Haalremmerdijk, the pedestrianized zones
Kalverstraat and Dam Square with popular neighborhoods
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