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Piraeus, Greece
Reviewed 17 January 2017

the heating was not working , they said they will fix it, they didnt , we asked for fixing again and they said sorry the manager is on holiday you have to sleep there. after a lot of complains we changed the second night the room and we asked for not paying the first night. they had already charged the...

Haymarket, Virginia
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Nice updated hotel. Front desk was very helpful in our late check in. Bed was very comfortable, i personally didnt like the pillows but oh well. Our room had a view of the canal. The windows are old so noise does get it at times. But its close to everything, clubs, restaurants,grocery stores. Great time

Thank OttonKelly
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed here with 6 friends split over 3 rooms...our room was really small compared to the other 2 rooms but I would say the previous reviews on here are wrong. I'm assuming the hotel has had some renovation work recently because it was a smart, clean hotel.its in a fantastic location just behind rembrandt sq and opposite a tram...

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Richmond, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Very poor service. Arrived to find used underwear in wardrobe and t shirt. No shower gel. Only 1 coffee tea and suger. Went to reception said we needed a shower but no shower gel left in the gel dispenser. Asked for more tea coffee milk sugar and gel. Was given everything except gel. I said we needed it so we...

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 25 September 2016

After reading the reviews, I started to be seriously worry about this hotel. I was very suprised in nice way. Receptionist are very nice and friendly. I had room 205 with nice view to the Keisersgrat. Well, the room is a bit small, but totally ok, with nice furniture and good bathroom. Room was probably after reconstruction and was very...

2Thank lubox
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Good location...for the rest it's like living into Tyler Darden's house. Price is not bad compared to Amsterdam standards but not cheap anyway. I loved Amsterdam and i'll go back but I will stay in a different place.

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County Kilkenny, Ireland
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

If you are visiting and looking for a place to lay your head down then this is it, but don't expect anything more. The lift was not working at all, and by looking at older reviews I would say its out for a while. Luckily we only had a small bag each, but it can become a problem if you...

2Thank Claudiu C
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 November 2015

Having just come back from Amsterdam I have to give The Armada Hotel a full rating . It had the most fantastic views of the river with pretty boats and houses . It was cheap and the room was clean and functional with tv, shower , radiator (which might I add was switched on ) comfortable beds and very helpful...

Thank jchadwick09
Reviewed 13 November 2015

Was there a week on business. Lift was out of order all week. Stair are quite steep and if your luggage is a little bigger than a carbine suite case have fun.... Wifi did not work for me on floor 4 an my college on floor 3 neither. Shower and toilet are in one room and when used all of...

1Thank psibot
Morpeth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2015

I've stayed in worse hotels, but not for decades. This hotel was over-priced and had many faults: 1. Though we'd paid in advance the stand-in receptionist tried to charge us for the full amount, not just the city tax. 2. The lift was out of order in November (another reviewer reported this in July) and it was 60 steps to...


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Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
This UNESCO World Heritage Site is as historically significant as it is perennially popular. Whether you’re a history buff, architecture enthusiast, shutterbug, or fashionista, odds are you’ll find the Amsterdam you're looking for while roaming around the Grachtengordel (Canal Ring). A brilliant place to get lost in a moody meander and a key component to any sightseeing trip to Amsterdam, this area's major draws include the Anne Frank House, the Bloemenmarkt floating flower market, an enviable assortment of independent boutiques along De Negen Straatjes, and of course all of Grachtengordel’s lovely canals and bridges.
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

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Address: Keizersgracht 713/715, 1017 DX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel) , Rembrandtplein
Price Range: $175 - $454 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Armada Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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“Level 2 has great Wi-Fi service!”
  • Free towels! - Slightly on the small side, however.
  • Shower was fantastic! There was the one you can see in this image, alongside a hand held one.
  • Bedroom - Ignore the mess! We had made it, they re-made the bed everyday!
  • Toilet
  • Bathroom
  • Free 2in1 shower gel!
  • Tea making facilities - There is a shelf storage in this unit and a stool!
628maryannw, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“i recommend a canal vue”
Chocomush, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“no heating”
REINAEVI, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“High floors with window view of the river”
jchadwick09, 17 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Only stay on the lowest floor to avoid the seemingly long-term lift problem. All rooms facing the canal have a great view, but can be noisy.”
SHIMRATH, 9 Nov 2015 | Read review
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