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Hotel Asterisk

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#149 of 362 Hotels in Amsterdam
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wasn't in the 3 star part but in the 2 star part of the hotel. So I can t say anything about the 3 star part. The room was small, but there was everything I needed. Unfortunately the room hasn't been heated the whole day, so when I arrived it was freezing cold in there. I turned on the... More 

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Thank Larissa M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great staff very helpfull and doin' it with a big smile. They make sure you can buy there everything in a cost price. From bus tickets to attraction tickets to dinner reservations etc. Everything i asked was taken care of within minutes. From more towels to a change of light-bulb. Good location. Very clean. Recommended!

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a frequent visitor to Amsterdam this hotel ticks all the boxes. Clean hotel, friendly staff, good breakfast, convenient location in a quiet area. What more could one want for a reasonable price? I love to walk from the hotel up Reguliersgracht through historic Grachtengordel to the Old Centre.

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Thank eddietynan
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friendly staff in hotel. Reasonably priced and room is clean but small. Location of hotel strategic and safe. Ideally located. Easy accessability to transportation by bus. Walking distance to Heineken Experience, Canal Ride and AlberCup Market. 10 mins walk to Vondel Park. 20 mins to Rijksmuseum and Van Gogh Musuem.

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Thank Margaret Y
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel was close enough to the center of Amsterdam the number 16 tram takes you straight there only 3 stops.the room was nice and clean the bed was extremely comfy slept like a log tea and coffee facilities in the room the staff was very friendly Room cleaned daily take no notice of bad reviews some people are just... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The positives: great location friendly staff, large room and clean bathroom The negatives: poor value for money (over £400 for three nights for one twin room with no breakfast), shabby furnishings, cheap carpets, no storage in the bathroom. I know that Amsterdam is an expensive city but I was disappointed to pay premium rates for what is essentially a budget... More 

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice hotel in a very central placeuet very quite. A must recommend for families. The staff is very cooperative. Major attractions are just a walk away. The rooms are big. The bathroom are a bit small but very clean

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Nea Makri, Greece
1 review
Reviewed 3 October 2016

The room 45 was so tiny, that a cant belive it was not a joke. Nothing close to the photos. The receptinonist was not so friendly. I am expecting beter service an beter rooms. The stairs was terrifing.

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Thank nchrisinas
Germany
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37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

A great hotel for a couple of days in Amsterdam. Quiet, but in walking distance to the center. For a City hotel in this price range, the rooms were quite big. I very much enjoyed the Breakfast, the friendly staff and -something rare in most hotels- the bed was very comfortable.

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Issaquah, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

I had a quick one night stay at the Hotel Asterisk which was a nice inner suburban Amsterdam stay. The hotel was nicely laid out and, mercifully, had a window which actually opened for fresh air. The tram gets you nice and close from Amsterdam Centro with nice sites to see from the tram on the way. A quick walk... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Warm welcoming hotel, frienly and helpfull reception, located in a quiet street in the center of Amsterdam. Rooms for all budgets, small and large rooms, with and without private facilities. Close to the booming "Pijp" area. At walking distance to nightlife and museumarea. Free Wifi, good buffet breakfast. Main building has an elevator. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Asterisk

Address: Den Texstraat 16, 1017 ZA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Price Range: $121 - $301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Asterisk 3.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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“Rooms overlooking Den Texstraat are preferred.”
 of 5 bubbles Andy_H001, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a big room”
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 of 5 bubbles Mark_F_Dub, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Perhaps don't take the rooms on the ground floor as to avoid the noise of the slamming door”
 of 5 bubbles 46issamk, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Double Room, Private Ensuite, 3rd Floor”
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“Ask for higher floor and away from the elevator”
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