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Oslo, Norway
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Reviewed 11 July 2011

Me and my fiance stayed at the Hollywood apartment for 9 days and loved it!! The apartment is really spacious, and filled with all sorts of cool and funny stuff. The decor is really uniqe, and not what you get in a regular hotel etc. We spent a long time just looking at everything :) Loved the bathroom window, and... More 

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Reviewed 17 June 2011

My wife and I have rented several flats from Amst. Esc. in the past, including 3 at one time when we got married. The most recent, Holywood, was really bad. Our "innkeeper", Mo, was very responsive but there wasn't much he could do. The place was dirty and the pictures were not representative of it's current condition. When I tried... More 

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AmsterdamEscape, Manager at Amsterdam Escape, responded to this review

Hello there Sorry to hear Hollywood was not up to our usual Escape standards during your last stay. You were actually the last guest to stay there before we closed it for a refit, returning it to its former glory The problem was we had a leak from the apartment above , which caused quite a mess for us and... More 

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Reviewed 22 March 2011

Five of us (2 couples and 1 more) rented the Coca Cola apartment for a week. The flat itself is full of character with LOTS of Coca Cola memorabilia to look at and play with. A typical dutch town house, the floors are a bit wonky and there are beautiful wooden beams on the ceilings. The view is lovely too,... More 

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London, UK
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2010

Just returned from a brilliant stay with Amsterdam Escape. We stayed in the Hideaway Apt which is in a great location and is a perfect alternative to a hotel. Apt Hideaway is very clean and tidy and has everything you could wish for - particularly for the smoker. The quirky decor and eclectic knick knacks scattered all over the apartment... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2009

Some friends and I found Amsterdam Escape in 2005 and have been staying there ever since. I make 3 or 4 trips a year to Amsterdam and this is the perfect retreat. It's just outside of the RLD with little noise. I believe by now I've stayed in almost all of the apartments and never had a problem with any.... More 

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Charleston, SC
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Reviewed 27 August 2009

I stayed at the Home apartment, which is a beautiful canal house with two floors and plenty of space. For the value, I believe is is even better than renting a suite at a 4 or 5 star hotel. Mainly because of the great location (Nieuwmarkt), the multiple bedrooms and sleeping couch. Can't forget about the 2 toilets and separate... More 

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Reviewed 25 June 2009

Stayed in the 'Hideaway' mid-week. Quiet and clean and well equipped for two. More like being on a galleon than in an attic, the space has been used to its maximum potential to create a cosy, comfortable living area. Euro for Euro, this beats any hotel - it's a penthouse suite for the price of a standard twin!

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Park City, Utah
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67 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2009

I stayed with Amsterdam Escapes (IN THE HOME APARTMENT) in May of 2007 during Queens Day with a buddy. Brenden and crew, you were the best back then and now in June 1st-4th, 2009 repeat peformance. Home is a very nice apartment and Hollywood as well. My girlfriend and I stayed at HOLLYWOOD this time around---just a few blocks down... More 

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Reviewed 16 June 2009

I popped over to Amsterdam midweek for a few days R&R with an old school chum, and had secured the Amsterdam Hideaway (aka Amsterdam Mad) apartment. Staying in Hideaway is a bit like staying in a mate's flat: An arty mate, who's a little bit bonkers. The apartment is compact, but comfy and well equipped - brightly decorated and clean:... More 

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Reviewed 22 May 2009

Just got back from an amazing stay in the Hideaway apartment. Its a real home from home and so much better than staying in a bland hotel room. Arrived and were met immediately by Mo. He showed us straight to our room and was an absolute star. So friendly and helpful. The whole apartment was immaculate - and i have... More 

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Staying in Red Light District (De Wallen)

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Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to view some of the city’s most picturesque canals, historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples of traditional local architecture – not to mention Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some less salubrious activities drawing the curious to this age-old part of time. Nevertheless, the Red Light District is still a very safe and incredibly fascinating area where at the turn of a corner you can be transported from the dingy glow of modern day neon red to a glorious 16th century Delft blue dreamscape.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Amsterdam Escape offers a selection of vacation rental accommodation with a difference. Live like a real Amsterdammer with the keys to your own luxury apartment or canal house. Catering for large or not so large groups from 1 to 50 people. If your escaping for a romantic getaway we have some of the most romantic places to stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Amsterdam Escape

Address: Geldersekade Nieuwmarkt, 1012 BN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Red Light District (De Wallen)
Price Range: $142 - $646 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
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“hollywood room on the street”
 of 5 bubbles 33eddiea, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“One property backs onto Buddhist temple”
 of 5 bubbles howardl957, 9 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Coke apartment is situated on the very top floor. so quite a few steep narrow steps. Bare this in mind”
  • I loved the quirky artwork (hollywood)
  • View whilst sat outside the apartment
 of 5 bubbles Leximus_prime1991, 12 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Have tried SNUG and now Hollywood and both were wonderful”
 of 5 bubbles kobthailan, 27 Dec 2013 | Read review
“Great canal view. Not suitable for small kids as the bedrooms are up a steep set of steps. Ideal for a group of friends. Great Location Different decor to normal places”
 of 5 bubbles kobthailan, 15 Oct 2012 | Read review
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