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Burntwood, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2015

The problem with Hotel Tamara is it is absolutely, indescribably horrible, vulgar, stupid, tawdry, depressing, embarassing, filthy, vile, stinky, repugnant, slimy, unclean, nasty, degenerative, mind-numbing ...

3 Thank Alex C

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Camborne, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2015

This place was in the centre of the city close to Dam Square. For a group of three who was just looking to explore and to experience the nightlife it was excellent. Hotel is a bit old and run down but you get what you paid for, and for the location the price was great.

1 Thank Charlotte201995
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2015 via mobile

Filthy, old, smells like Cannabis, one narrow stairwell up 4 floors (screwed if fire), owner guy is an absolute wanker and harasses you every time you enter or exit at night, bed linen has cigarette burns, mattresses are stained, toilet room is tiny, rooms have graffiti... We booked two nights but didn't stay for one, and of course no refunds...... More 

3 Thank Craig L
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2014 via mobile

We stayed here as a last minute thing after missing our flights. The room was basic, the beds were metal bunk beds that were creaky, the springs in the matress dug into me, and the ladders to the top bunk were broken. My boyfriends bed was next to the window and was broken in the middle due to people kneeling... More 

4 Thank Michelle B
England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2014

Stayed here for a few nights at the start of October The location is good. It's very central, close to some attractions, a supermarket and coffee shops, but the place itself is in need of some serious tlc. One of the beds was so uncomfortable and seemed so close to breaking that I opted to sleep on a mattress on... More 

1 Thank GrundyMC
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Reviewed 15 November 2014

This is not kind of hotel. It is very small property running by two old people who also stay there. there is not reception and hotel start from second floor as there is shops on the ground floor and owner lives on first floor. The stairs are very nerrow ( maximum width is 16 inches) and no lift , so... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2014

Visited at beginning of October for a quickie weekend break, when we arrived we were told that it was full and we were being put in a room just up the road above an Irish bar and that worked out to but the better place for us. We had a room for just the three of us which was huge... More 

1 Thank natalie c

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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.
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Address: Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 144, 1012 SJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Centrum , Dam Square
Price Range: $80 - $237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 264
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Kildare, Ireland
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Find a room at a different hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles 323kieranm, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Go somewhere else!”
 of 5 bubbles tricias722, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Dont get the bus from Schiphol Airport, get the train to the centrum and walk to the hotel. its cheaper and the buses are harder to get.”
 of 5 bubbles maritsal2014, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
“There's a lot of steep stairs! we ended up on the top floor (5 flights) was fine as you can smoke in the rooms. ”
 of 5 bubbles jadef854, 5 Nov 2015 | Read review
“They did furnish a TV at my request.”
 of 5 bubbles , 15 Oct 2015 | Read review
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