We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Hotel Continental

Booking.comUSD 152*
View Deal
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Lock in the lowest price from our partners
View Deal
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 6 more sites!
Professional photos
Hotel Continental
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

308 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Hotel Continental
See the most recent reviews
Showing 208: English reviews
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Too dirty hotel, really disgusting. The room was extremely small and ugly,but that really wasnt our problem at all. The toilet seemed so dirty like nobody ever cleaned it really. The bathroom tiles had brown dirty spots on them and between them and they were sticky with slipe.Also when we first enter our bathroom i found a half empty beer...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Effie G
Kuching
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Booked a quadruple room with a private bathroom for 3 nights from 04/12/16 - room is too small to fit all 4 of us (wife & 2 children). I have no problem with a bunk bed but it has no stair to climb to the upper bed (problem for my young kid). Wardrobe’s door was broken, unable to close it...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mulyadi
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Booked a room here with my friend for 2 nights before we headed to Luxembourg and then Bruges. The hotel was so awful that we checked into the Ibis across the road instead. They don't offer refunds under any circumstances so they've got you over a barrel unless you are prepared to stay in a prison cell. They should not...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Clare J
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We like the location of the hotel, the staff are so nice, helpful and charmin, thank you guys for all your help, the room is very small, about the size of 2 doble beds is the space of the room with a toilet, but its perfect if you are going just to sleep and don't spend much time in the...

Review collected in partnership with BudgetPlaces
 Report
Helpful?
1Thank andrearhz
Tilbury, Canada
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Very close to Amsterdam centraal, dam square, the red light district and center of the canal rings. You will find it hard to get a more central location at this price. The hotel offers basic rooms and we hat a room for 4 with ensuite bath. Relatively quite but for a little street noise and decent beds. Expect little more...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Keith B
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

The only positive - location close to most attractions and station. Price is only reflective of the location. So basically everything else is quite bad. No elevators (we took our big suitcases up 3 floors in an extremely narrow and dingy staircase), Old building, smelly interiors, room was like a dungeon and a cramped hole. Barely any place to walk...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Vicky K
Hertford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Its a basic hotel perfectly fine if your planing to see all the sights.Its noisy at night but if you come in late not a problem.Our bunkbeds were comfy and we asked for a second pillow each and all a set of room keys.shower room was functional and there are spair toilets and shower rooms on each level for guests...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank hollys225
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Good location. Nice bathroom, although the room was small its only to sleep in anyway. Lots of awkward stairs tho. Decent price for the location too. I would stay again and have used this hotel a fee times.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Martin T
Isle of Man, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2016

If you are looking for a cheap hotel like this one. Dont. Spend the extra money and get something that wont make you feel like vomiting every morning. - Hotel stinks and looks terrible - Grouchy staff - Incredible steep stairs to get to your room - No cooling in rooms - You won't sleep because of the noise of...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sniperdank
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with a group for a stag do. I made contact and booked by email and checked they would accept us. They were very friendly and negotiated a group discount. The room was a small dorm style with bunk beds and shared ensuite bathroom. It was very basic but clean. The beds were comfortable and the shower was hot....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank needabeer

33 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (33)
Viewed
Room/Suite (7)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Other (19)
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Amsterdam hotels
Centrum
Hotel Mevlana
Hotel Mevlana
#316 of 365 in Amsterdam
182 reviews
Red Light District (De Wallen)
Hotel Old Quarter
Hotel Old Quarter
#298 of 365 in Amsterdam
695 reviews
Centrum
Hotel The Exchange
Hotel The Exchange
#112 of 365 in Amsterdam
1,167 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Red Light District (De Wallen)
Old Nickel
Old Nickel
#227 of 365 in Amsterdam
421 reviews
Red Light District (De Wallen)
Hotel 83 Amsterdam
Hotel 83 Amsterdam
#252 of 365 in Amsterdam
281 reviews
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
Quentin Arrive Hotel
Quentin Arrive Hotel
#294 of 365 in Amsterdam
634 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in Centrum

Neighbourhood Profile
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 hardly more than a moment’s stroll away. With the well-connected Centraal Station as Centrum’s base, it's easy to travel farther afield via one of the city’s iconic trams.
Explore this neighbourhood

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Hotel Continental

Address: Damrak 40/41, 1012 LK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Centrum , Dam Square
Price Range: $138 - $346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Continental 1*
Number of rooms: 26
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotwire, Orbitz, HostelWorld, Hotels.com, Priceline, TripOnline SA and Hotel.de so you can book your Hotel Continental reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Continental Hotel Amsterdam
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Hotel Continental staff and other travellers.
6 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (6)

Questions? Get answers from Hotel Continental staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Check out noise levels, and find somewhere cheaper.”
H4ppycu5t0mer, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“No comment”
tonyl2450, 12 May 2017 | Read review
“lots of stairs no elevator”
nickbethesda, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“Not suitable if you have walking issues Lots of stairs.”
Anne6343, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Not suitable if looking for quadruple room.”
Mulyadi, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Booking.com
USD 152* /night
View Deal
Expedia.comUSD 152
Hotwire.comUSD 152
TripAdvisorUSD 152
View all 8 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates