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

Paid parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/Lounge area

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Laundry

Self-service laundry

24-Hour

24-hour reception

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

Monopole is a 2-star hotel providing an en-suite accommodation near to Theater De Roode Bioscoop, Tropentheater and Kromhout Wharf .

Located in a shopping area close to Metro Weesperplein subway station as well as a tower and a museum in Amsterdam. Set within a 10-minute walking distance from Amsterdam city center.

Hotel Monopole is set close to shopping centers and a market.

Amsterdam Central train station is 10 minutes' walking distance from the hotel. It takes about 15 minutes to get to Amsterdam-Schiphol airport by car.

Rooms

At Hotel Monopole, guests are offered rooms with a dressing area, TV, heating, a refrigerator and a private toilet. Guests will appreciate a beautiful view of the canal from their rooms. They also feature en suite bathrooms fitted with a shower, a bathtub and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Indrapura and St James's Gate Irish Pub serve a selection of meals within 150 meters from the venue.

Services

Guests can use bicycle rental services on site.

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
  • Paid 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  2 pm

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
    700 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Amsterdam Central Station
    1.3 km
Underground stations
  • Metro Weesperplein
    1.0 km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Indrapura
    140 m
  • Cafe de Jaren (cuisine: International)
    140 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • 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: 20 m²
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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
      700 m
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Amsterdam Central Station
      1.3 km
    Underground stations
    • Metro Weesperplein
      1.0 km
    • Bus stop
      100 m
    Restaurants
    • Indrapura
      140 m
    • Cafe de Jaren (cuisine: International)
      140 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • 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 - 100 m
    • Het Muziektheater - 300 m

    Popular areas

    • Ice Bar Amsterdam - 200 m
    • Flower Market - 200 m

    Places of interest

    • Waterloo Square - 300 m
    • Dutch National Opera & Ballet - 300 m
    • Southern Church - 400 m
    • Begijnhof - 400 m

    Convention centers

    • Waterlooplein - 300 m

    Shopping areas

    • Waterlooplein Market - 400 m

    Amusement

    • Pathé Tuschinski - 100 m
    • Club Air - 200 m

    Monuments and Landmarks

    • Rembrandtplein - 100 m
    • Munttoren - 100 m

    Museums

    • Museum of Bags and Purses Hendrikje - 200 m
    • Museo de la Tortura - 300 m
    • kattenkabinet - 300 m
    • Foam - Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam - 300 m
    • Allard Pierson Museum - 300 m
    • Museum Van Loon - 400 m
    • La Maison de Rembrandt (Rembrandthuis) - 400 m

    Theaters

    • Theater de Kleine Komedie - 100 m
    • Tuschinski Theater - 100 m
    • Het Muziektheater - 300 m
    • Koninklijk Theater Carre - 300 m

    Business areas

    • Flower Market - 200 m

    Food and meals

    • Escape - 100 m
    • Smokey Coffeeshop - 100 m

    Local attractions

    • Pianola Museum Juan Tajes - 1.5 km
      Westerstraat 106, Amsterdam
    • Brouwersgracht - 1.7 km
      Lijnbaansgracht and Singel, Amsterdam
    • Tropenmuseum - 1.9 km
      Linnaeusstraat 2, Amsterdam
    • Fashion & Museum District - 1.6 km
      Van Baerlestraat 50, Amsterdam
    • Gemeentearchief - 1.7 km
      Amsteldijk 67, Amsterdam

    Near the hotel

    • Museum of Bags and Purses - 210 m
      Herengracht 573, Amsterdam
    • Allard Pierson Museum Amsterdam - 300 m
      Oude Turfmarkt 127, Amsterdam
    • The Cat Cabinet - 340 m
      Herengracht 497, Amsterdam
    • Torture Museum - 380 m
      Singel 449, Amsterdam
    • Willet-Holthuysen Museum - 260 m
      605 Herengracht, Amsterdam
    • Nationale Ballet - 330 m
      Muziektheater, Amsterdam
    • Amsterdam City Archives - 370 m
      Vijzelstraat 32, Amsterdam

    Restaurants nearby

    • Indrapura - 140 m

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

      70% likes this, based on 354 reviews

    • La Parrillada - 50 m

      Address: Halvemaansteeg 10

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

    • Pizzeria Ristorante Firenze - 40 m

      Address: Halvemaansteeg 9- 11
      Phone: 020 6273360

      56% likes this, based on 15 reviews

    • Cafe de Jaren - 140 m

      Address: Nieuwe Doelenstraat 20
      Phone: 020-625 5771

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

    • Crazy Tapas Bar - 40 m

      Address: Halvemaansteeg-8

      Cuisine: Spanish

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • 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
      700 m
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Amsterdam Central Station
      1.3 km
    Underground stations
    • Metro Weesperplein
      1.0 km
    • Bus stop
      100 m
    Restaurants
    • Indrapura
      140 m
    • Cafe de Jaren (cuisine: International)
      140 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • 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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