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Flying Pig Downtown

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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“smoking room”(197 reviews)
“bed dorm”(43 reviews)
“free breakfast”(44 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I just love this place, the vibes the people, the staff and how keen they are on making everyone blend in and make new friends it's just beautiful. more over, it's located right in the heart of amsterdam everything and I mean it EVERYTHING is...More

Thank OmarPaketa
Response from FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig DowntownResponded 4 days ago

Wooohoooo! Thank you so much for your awesome comments! We are thrilled that you loved us! Great that you appreciated our 24 hour smoking room and central location! We hope to see you next time! The piggies

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is located very close to train station and very central to all the tourist places in Amsterdam, the staff at the desk were very helpful and we go our 4-man private room in no time the room was basic but we didn’t pay...More

Thank Luu 'Par' M
Response from FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig DowntownResponded 1 week ago

Hi there! Thank you so much for your comments! We are pleased to hear that you appreciated our nightly bar events and cheap drink deals! Great that you found our staff helpful and were happy with our central location! You will be pleased to hear...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice clean bathrooms and showers!!! There is a bar in the loby and a 24 hour smoking room. friendly staff and good people. The beds were ok, but most people are not there for the sleeping accommodations. They offer some basic snack food, but plan...More

Thank peter d
Response from FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig DowntownResponded 1 week ago

Hi there! Thank you kindly for your amazing review! We are thrilled to hear so many nice things about us like how clean and friendly you found us! :) Great that you also felt safe here, this is something we take very seriously so are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hostel was in a great location so close to everything in the downtown core. Stayed in a 32 bed dorm and it was eventful to say the least def some laughs and memories had at this hostel. Great smoking room indoor and outdoor and...More

Thank Jeff313
Response from FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig DowntownResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi! Thank you for your review! We are pleased you found us in a good location and appreciated our nightly events in the bar :) Indeed we are a party hostel and you booked our largest dorm of 32! However we also have much smaller...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel had good vibes from the second I walked in the door :-) the bar area was perfect place to start and end every night, our room was spacious and clean, great location and all the staff were super friendly and fun! Special shout...More

Thank AliVegas100
Response from FlyingPigDT, Manager at Flying Pig DowntownResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there! Thank you so much for your comments! We are thrilled to hear that you found us with good vibes from the second you walked in! Great that you also appreciated our bar and clean rooms! Thank you for mentioning our staff members! We...More

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USD 52 - USD 117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 52 - USD 117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (221)
Room & Suite (169)
Dining (41)
Pool & Beach (1)
Amenities (46)
Family and Play Areas (7)
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Centrum
Amsterdam’s buzzing hub, with its sprawling network of
tram rails and a seemingly constant flow of tourists
and commuters, yields convenient access to some of the
best sightseeing, shopping, and street life in Europe.
Closest at hand are the Royal Palace, the quaint shops
of Haalremmerdijk, the pedestrianized zones
Kalverstraat and Dam Square with popular neighborhoods
such as the Red Light District, and the Canal Ring
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Kay G
19 November 2017|
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Response from saikapoor | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a four bedded private n it did not hav a kettle
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Rls26
16 October 2017|
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Response from Inga R | Reviewed this property |
There's a hairdryer in the bathroom plus more plugs if you need them
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clairey489
24 September 2017|
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Response from Virginie L | Reviewed this property |
I'm 32 and it was ok for me so I think it will be ok for you too !
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"Large range of options from girls only rooms, 4 person to a room up to 32 in a room, even options of queen..."
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"Maybe dont go for a double bed as its in the basement which wasn’t super ideal would’ve loved upstairs."
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"If you want a quieter place to sleep, ask them for a room on the upper floors."
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"fun, young, amsterdam,"
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