Hotel Monopole - Amsterdam

Amstel 60, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1017AC  show map
 2 stars
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Hotel Monopole - Amsterdam

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Food/Drinks

Bar/Lounge area

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

No pets allowed

 Air conditioning

Verified Reviews:

  • Canal house-type of old hotel - Great location - Breakfast in the room
  • Very close to all the night-life - Noisy all night - No service - Do not recommend
  • Right in the center - Room are clean - Bathroom is fine - Wifi did not work
  • Very small room - Bed was made daily - Great view - Staff were very helpful
  • Very nice hotel - Just behind rembrandt plain - No air condition - Value for money

Overview

Located in the heart of Amsterdam, Hotel Monopole provides en-suite rooms overlooking Amsterdam Canal.

The property lies within 400 meters from Nes and Kalverstraat. This pleasant venue is 1 km away from the center of Amsterdam.

The hotel is set next to a tower and a museum.

Metro Weesperplein subway station is just 15 minute walking distance from the hotel. Amsterdam-Schiphol airport is 15 minutes' drive from away.

Rooms

Hotel Monopole provides guestrooms appointed with a dressing area, TV, heating, a refrigerator and a private toilet. Most of the rooms offer a beautiful view over the canal. They also feature en suite bathrooms fitted with a shower, a bathtub and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests will enjoy dutch and asian cuisine of Banketbakkerij Kwekkeboom, which is about 100 meters away.

Services

Offering bicycle rental services, Hotel Monopole induces guests to explore the area.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid private parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of rooms:   12.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Medical facilities service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bar/Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from 14:00-20:00 

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 16 may stay at the price of EUR 35 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Hotel Monopole - Amsterdam Amsterdam location
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Hotel Address:

Amstel 60, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1017AC

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City Center
  • Amsterdam
    2300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Amsterdam Central Station
    4300 ft
Underground stations
  • Metro Weesperplein
    3300 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Indrapura
    500 ft
  • Cafe de Jaren (cuisine: International)
    500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from 14:00-20:00 
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    12

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Rooms and availability

Hotel Monopole photos Exterior Hotel information
Chambre Quadruple
Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
Size: 220 sq. feet
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Hotel Monopole - Amsterdam Amsterdam location
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    Hotel Address:

    Amstel 60, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1017AC

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Amsterdam
      2300 ft
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Amsterdam Central Station
      4300 ft
    Underground stations
    • Metro Weesperplein
      3300 ft
    • Bus stop
      400 ft
    Restaurants
    • Indrapura
      500 ft
    • Cafe de Jaren (cuisine: International)
      500 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from 14:00-20:00 
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      12

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    Hotel Monopole Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • Rembrandt Plein - 400 ft
    • Het Muziektheater - 1000 ft

    Popular areas

    • Ice Bar Amsterdam - 700 ft
    • Flower Market - 700 ft

    Places of interest

    • Waterloo Square - 1000 ft
    • Dutch National Opera & Ballet - 1000 ft
    • Southern Church - 1400 ft
    • Begijnhof - 1400 ft

    Convention centers

    • Waterlooplein - 1000 ft

    Shopping areas

    • Waterlooplein Market - 1400 ft

    Amusement

    • Pathé Tuschinski - 400 ft
    • Club Air - 700 ft

    Monuments and Landmarks

    • Rembrandtplein - 400 ft
    • Munttoren - 400 ft

    Museums

    • Museum of Bags and Purses Hendrikje - 700 ft
    • Museo de la Tortura - 1000 ft
    • kattenkabinet - 1000 ft
    • Foam - Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam - 1000 ft
    • Allard Pierson Museum - 1000 ft
    • Museum Van Loon - 1400 ft
    • La Maison de Rembrandt (Rembrandthuis) - 1400 ft

    Theaters

    • Theater de Kleine Komedie - 400 ft
    • Tuschinski Theater - 400 ft
    • Het Muziektheater - 1000 ft
    • Koninklijk Theater Carre - 1000 ft

    Business areas

    • Flower Market - 700 ft

    Food and meals

    • Escape - 400 ft
    • Smokey Coffeeshop - 400 ft

    Local attractions

    • Pianola Museum Juan Tajes - 5100 ft
      Westerstraat 106, Amsterdam
    • Brouwersgracht - 1.0 mi
      Lijnbaansgracht and Singel, Amsterdam
    • Tropenmuseum - 1.2 mi
      Linnaeusstraat 2, Amsterdam
    • Fashion & Museum District - 5100 ft
      Van Baerlestraat 50, Amsterdam
    • Gemeentearchief - 1.1 mi
      Amsteldijk 67, Amsterdam

    Near the hotel

    • Museum of Bags and Purses (Tassenmuseum Hendrikje) - 700 ft
      Herengracht 573, Amsterdam
    • Allard Pierson Museum Amsterdam - 1000 ft
      Oude Turfmarkt 127, Amsterdam
    • The Cat Cabinet (Kattenkabinet) - 1200 ft
      Herengracht 497, Amsterdam
    • Torture Museum - 1300 ft
      Singel 449, Amsterdam
    • Willet-Holthuysen Museum - 900 ft
      605 Herengracht, Amsterdam
    • Nationale Ballet - 1100 ft
      Muziektheater, Amsterdam
    • Amsterdam City Archives - 1300 ft
      Vijzelstraat 32, Amsterdam

    Restaurants nearby

    • Indrapura - 500 ft

      Address: Rembrandtplein 42
      Phone: +31 (0)20 6237329

      70% likes this, based on 354 reviews

    • La Parrillada - 200 ft

      Address: Halvemaansteeg 10

      85% likes this, based on 31 reviews
      Cuisine: Argentinean

    • Pizzeria Ristorante Firenze - 200 ft

      Address: Halvemaansteeg 9- 11
      Phone: 020 6273360

      56% likes this, based on 15 reviews

    • Cafe de Jaren - 500 ft

      Address: Nieuwe Doelenstraat 20
      Phone: 020-625 5771

      63% likes this, based on 277 reviews
      Cuisine: International

    • Crazy Tapas Bar - 200 ft

      Address: Halvemaansteeg-8

      Cuisine: Spanish

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from 14:00-20:00 
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      12

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    Hotel Monopole Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Monopole

    Average guest rating

    5.4out of 10
    Guest rating
    Based on 154 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Location
    8.0
    Service
    6.0

    Guest reviews

    • Group of friends
      2.4

      This is probably one of the worst budget places I have ever stayed in. The rooms are dirty, the place has a stench because of the thick carpets that are never cleaned. Our room was cleaned once in the 3 days we stayed there. The worst part of this place are the people working there. It is owned by Indians who are very unfriendly and in fact just straight up rude. They went to the extent of intentionally not informing us when the last person of the group arrived, and therefore he was forced to stay at another hotel till he could find a way to get a hold of us. This place is just bad news. During check out, the lady at the desk was extremely rude. Also beware they charge 5% for using your credit card, which I thought was ridiculous. They also were insistent that we pay for our stay in advance despite having a credit card on hold.

    • Older travelers
      5.8

      The location is the best for city walking tours. The price was cost effective

      The very steep and dangerous stairs.

    • Group of friends
      5.8

      Location was good and breakfast, while quirky, was very good.

      Access was a bit dire (steep steps) and the bass from the club near by kept myself and my pregnant wifr awake from 2am through to 4am.

    • Group of friends
      5.0

      Excellent location, easy to find & fairly helpful staff.

      Photos are of a different hotel, i have stayed in nicer hostels. Breakfast in room was meagre. Room was very dirty. Would not recommend. Gay bar next door very noisy till late but hey its Dam.

    • Group of friends
      5.8

      The hotel rooms are very small and a joke basically for the price. The apartments are more spacious, but aren't what they're advertised as. We stayed in a 4 person 2 bedroom apartment which was basically a studio with a double bed in the living area and two single beds pushed together in the kitchen. Overall the location was great and the apartment was clean, but just not worth the price. Staff were ok but don't expect service with a smile.

    • Group of friends
      5.0

      The free wifi connection although it didn't reach the room - hotel location - peaceful room (last floor)

      -stressing personnel - only one key delivered for a room for 4 - dirty room -

    • Group of friends
      6.2

      it was covenient for the center of the city and reasonably priced.

    • Group of friends
      7.4

      Good location at good price

      It was cold and wet, heating was not working when there was +10- 12c outside

    • Older travelers
      6.2

      We stayed in apartment 6. It was comfortable and good value. Cheap and cheerful. It was a quiet location, regarding outside noise. I would come back to this apartment.

      The stairs could use soundproofing!

    • Group of friends
      6.6

      Location

      Covered in mosquito bites and room very hot but i like this hotel for its location

    • Single
      6.2

      very clean (esp. the bathroom), nice breakfast, lots of space to work (nice desk), free wifi

      staircase is way too steep, decoration in the room, view (at the back of the hotel), exhaust pipe just near window causing smells

    • Older travelers
      6.0

      location

      The hotel is the narrow black building to the left of the vertical sign in the advertised photograph.The building in the middle of the photo is a theatre There is a disco bar at ground level – noise until 3.45am. Heating did not work. Electric power did not work. Alternative accommodation minimum standard and damaged by a previous angry occupant. Staff helpful except one who was belligerent. Overcharged.

    • Group of friends
      3.2

      The only thing that was good about it was how I felt prior to arriving there.

      The staff are useless, the apartments we stayed in were in a building down the road, we only had one key between 4 per apartment, we had to pay a €30 deposit for the keys, we were charged another 10% on top of the room cost for being 'foreign', the apartments were disgusting and in desperate need of decorating. Basically the whole place is dogshit.

    • Family with children
      5.4

      Location was good.

      Nice lobby in the hotel is misleading. The apartments are in a run down building a 100 metres away. Lots of stairs to get you to a dirty suite with mildew in the shower. We booked a two bedroom for five people but the bedroom had a window in the door leading to the 'great room's and the door wouldn't close. The great room slept three okay but it wasn't a 'bedroom'. Keep looking!

    • Single
      4.2

      The location near Rembrant's plein

      The towels were forgotten the 1st day in the bathroom.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Hotel Monopole - Amsterdam Amsterdam location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Amstel 60, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1017AC

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Amsterdam
      2300 ft
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Amsterdam Central Station
      4300 ft
    Underground stations
    • Metro Weesperplein
      3300 ft
    • Bus stop
      400 ft
    Restaurants
    • Indrapura
      500 ft
    • Cafe de Jaren (cuisine: International)
      500 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from 14:00-20:00 
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      12

    Hotel Awards

    DutchHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAmsterdamHotel Monopole

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Hotels Recommended by Guests in Netherlands

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