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If you're in the market for a low-cost place to stay in Amsterdam, one of the 40 hostels here could be a great choice for you. No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dormitory-style accommodations all offer the following:
Hostels are a great way to stay in Amsterdam for a good value, so you can save your budget for going out. You can check out the museums and other cultural highlights in this destination, as well as activities like biking.
Ready to book a hostel in town? These top picks have the best reviews from our customers and could be a good place to start looking:
Generator Amsterdam - Located within a 10-minute walk of Artis. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a nightclub, as well as a restaurant. You'll find showers in all rooms.
MEININGER Hotel Amsterdam City West - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Sloterdijk NS Station and Amsterdam Sloterdijk Station. Property features include free WiFi, a bar, and a 24-hour front desk. You'll find showers, free toiletries, and hair dryers in all rooms.
Via Amsterdam - Close to public transit, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Venserpolder Station and Diemen Zuid Station. Property features include free WiFi, a restaurant, and a bar. Rooms come with showers.
ClinkNOORD - Hostel - Located within a 20-minute walk of Herengracht Canal. Property features include free WiFi, a restaurant, and a bar. You'll find showers in all rooms.
The Flying Pig Downtown Youth Hostel - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Amsterdam Central Station. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a bar, as well as a shared/communal kitchen. Rooms come with showers.
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You can search for flights to the nearest airport in Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), located 7.1 mi (11.4 km) away from the city center. An alternative is Rotterdam (RTM-Rotterdam The Hague), situated 35.2 mi (56.6 km) away. When you're out and about, you may want to make use of public transit. Walk to nearby metro stations like Nieuwmarkt Station, Amsterdam Central Metro Station, and Waterlooplein Station. To see more of the surrounding area, catch a train at Amsterdam Central Station, Amsterdam Muiderpoort Station, or Amsterdam Amstel Station.