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Featured Hostels in Amsterdam

MEININGER Hotel Amsterdam City West
2 out of 5
Orlyplein 1-67, Amsterdam
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$63 per night from 23 Nov. to 24 Nov.

Located in Westpoort, this hostel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Sint Lucas Andreas Hospital, Anne Frank House and Vondelpark. The 9 Streets is 2.9 mi (4.7 km) ...

4.1/5Very Good! (981 reviews)

"Its close access to the train station was helpful. Clean space, polite staff, good facilities!"…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar. 2020

MEININGER Hotel Amsterdam City West
a&o Amsterdam Zuidoost
2 out of 5
Hogehilweg 22, Amsterdam
Free cancellation
The price is AU$63 per night from 4 Nov. to 5 Nov.

Located in Zuidoost, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of AFAS Live, Johan Cruyff Arena and Ziggo Dome. Academic Medical Centre is 1.4 mi (2.3 km) away. Bullewijk ...

3.6/5Good! (624 reviews)
Convenient location!

"Convenient location near to the Bullewijk subway station. Also located close to the Zuid business district, and only about a 20-minute commute to downtown Amsterdam. Hostel and rooms were a little dated, and not the most comfortable. Breakfast was an excellent bonus!"…"

Reviewed on 3 Mar. 2020

a&o Amsterdam Zuidoost
Generator Amsterdam
2 out of 5
Mauritskade 57, Amsterdam
The price is AU$76 per night from 8 Nov. to 9 Nov.

Located in Amsterdam East, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Oosterpark, Artis and Royal Theater Carre. Hermitage Amsterdam and Rembrandt House Museum are ...

4.1/5Very Good! (845 reviews)
Make the bed and give me a towel

"I like generator hostels generally. This was good overall but I do not want to make my own bed! And please provide a towel. If you can do these things in Miami you can do them in Amsterdam"…"

Reviewed on 25 Feb. 2020

Generator Amsterdam

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Ecomama
2 out of 5
Valkenburgerstraat 124, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland
The price is AU$70 per night from 25 Oct. to 26 Oct.

Located in Amsterdam City Centre, this boutique hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Waterlooplein Flea Market, Nemo Science Museum, and Rembrandt House Museum. ...

4/5Very Good! (48 reviews)
BEST PLACE IN AMSTERDAM

"IT IS THE BEST HOSTEL IN THE WHOLE OF AMSTERDAM!! I love Cocomama and I know love Ecomama even more the staff are the most fantastic people who will do anything to help you ! All the people who stay seem to be really cool"…"

Reviewed on 27 Dec. 2019

Ecomama
Stayokay Amsterdam Oost - Hostel
2 out of 5
Timorplein 21, Amsterdam
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$75 per night from 25 Oct. to 26 Oct.

Located in Amsterdam East, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Tropenmuseum, Artis and National Maritime Museum. Nemo Science Museum and Passenger Terminal ...

4.1/5Very Good! (206 reviews)
Good value. Basic but good room. Good location

"Good for what it is. Private room in hostel. Very basic. No TV or phone. No kettle, cups or complimentary tea/coffee. One towel and locker. Need own lock. Bed not the most comfortable but not the worst either. Room big and felt secure. Nice hi ceiling and large windows. Being in hostel I expected ..."…"

Reviewed on 4 Dec. 2019

Stayokay Amsterdam Oost - Hostel
The Flying Pig Downtown Youth Hostel
2 out of 5
Nieuwendijk 100, Amsterdam
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$31 per night from 30 Oct. to 31 Oct.

Located in Amsterdam City Centre, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Body Worlds, Dam Square and Royal Palace. Madame Tussauds and National Monument are ...

4/5Very Good! (230 reviews)

"Helpful staff and good breakfast."…"

Reviewed on 24 Jul. 2020

The Flying Pig Downtown Youth Hostel
Tourist Inn Budget Hotel - Hostel
2 out of 5
Spuistraat 52, Amsterdam
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$59 per night from 28 Oct. to 29 Oct.

Located in Amsterdam City Centre, this eco-friendly hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Herengracht Canal, Royal Palace, and Dam Square. Madame Tussauds and ...

4/5Very Good! (473 reviews)

"Excellent location, good budget (for Dam) place to crash on your visit, the toilets were a bit dirty, but theres only so much the staff can do with shared toilets on a hostel"…"

Reviewed on 27 Jan. 2020

Tourist Inn Budget Hotel - Hostel
ClinkNOORD - Hostel
2 out of 5
Badhuiskade 3, Amsterdam
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$67 per night from 28 Oct. to 29 Oct.

Located in Amsterdam North, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Eye Film Institute, Dam Square and Royal Palace. Madame Tussauds and Body Worlds are also ...

4.3/5Excellent! (700 reviews)
An affordable option for an expensive city

"It was about what you would expect from a hostel. Clean, hospitable. Keep in mind that you will have to board a ferry (free) to cross the river to reach the hostel, which runs pretty regularly."…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb. 2020

ClinkNOORD - Hostel
St. Christopher's at The Winston
2 out of 5
Warmoesstraat 129, Amsterdam
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$53 per night from 25 Oct. to 26 Oct.

Located in Amsterdam City Centre, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Body Worlds, Dam Square and Madame Tussauds. Royal Palace and Amsterdam Museum are ...

3.7/5Good! (279 reviews)

"Great location !! Friendly and helpful staff!"…"

Reviewed on 3 Mar. 2020

St. Christopher's at The Winston
The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel
2 out of 5
Vossiusstraat 46, Amsterdam
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$29 per night from 25 Oct. to 26 Oct.

Located in Museum Quarter, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Vondelpark, Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum. Leidseplein and Museum Square are also within ...

4/5Very Good! (231 reviews)

"Es un lugar muy bonito cerca del parque, las escaleras son pequeñas, pero es un lugar bonito"…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar. 2020

The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel
Travel Hotel Amsterdam
1.5 out of 5
Beursstraat 23, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$80 per night from 25 Oct. to 26 Oct.

Located in Amsterdam City Centre, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Body Worlds, Dam Square and National Monument. Madame Tussauds and Royal Palace are ...

3/5 (283 reviews)

"We booked this hostel due to it having a 24/7 bar and they closed the bar due to Covid-19 which seemed extremely excessive to say that the bar was absolutely tiny with only 3 tables, meaning minimal risk. Seemed like they just could not be bothered to have it open. Other than that, everything was ..."…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020

Travel Hotel Amsterdam
Via Amsterdam
2 out of 5
Diemerhof 20, Diemen
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$60 per night from 1 Nov. to 2 Nov.

Situated in the entertainment district, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Johan Cruyff Arena, Ziggo Dome and AFAS Live. Academic Medical Centre is 3 mi ...

4.1/5Very Good! (501 reviews)

"Staff are amazing to me! Thank you staff!"…"

Reviewed on 27 Mar. 2020

Via Amsterdam
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Park Plaza Victoria Amsterdam

Park Plaza Victoria Amsterdam

4 out of 5
Damrak 1-5, Amsterdam
The price is AU$224 per night from 25 Oct. to 26 Oct.
4.4/5Excellent! (1,360 reviews)

"I love Amsterdam! This hotel is very modern and convenient to everything. Will definitely stay here again and again."…"

Reviewed on 8 Sep. 2020

Park Plaza Victoria Amsterdam
Citiez Hotel Amsterdam

Citiez Hotel Amsterdam

3 out of 5
Osdorpplein 372A, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland
The price is AU$69 per night from 28 Oct. to 29 Oct.
4.3/5Excellent! (987 reviews)

"30 minute tram ride into the centre of Amsterdam. Rooms extremely small but very clean and comfortable bed."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar. 2020

Citiez Hotel Amsterdam
The Alfred Hotel

The Alfred Hotel

3 out of 5
Cornelis Schuytstraat 58-60, Amsterdam
The price is AU$71 per night from 25 Oct. to 26 Oct.
3.9/5Good! (1,565 reviews)

"Enjoyed my experience staying at the Alfred Hotel."…"

Reviewed on 25 May 2020

The Alfred Hotel
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Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Amsterdam?
By staying at a hostel, you can reduce your spending on accommodations and use more of your budget for exploring during your trip. You can check out this destination’s cultural highlights, such as its museums and monuments.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look the same, but these dorm-style accommodations all have shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too), low prices and a social atmosphere.
What are the best hostels in Amsterdam?
Ready to book a hostel? These top picks have the best reviews from our customers and could be a good place to look first: MEININGER Hotel Amsterdam City West - Close to public transport, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Sloterdijk Stop and Amsterdam Sloterdijk Station. Property features include free WiFi, a bar and a 24-hour front desk. You’ll find showers, free toiletries and lockers in all rooms. A&o Amsterdam Zuidoost - Close to public transport, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Bullewijk Station. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a bar and a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with showers, free toiletries and TVs. Generator Amsterdam - Close to public transport, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Korte ‘s-Gravesandestraat Stop and Alexanderplein Stop. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a nightclub and a restaurant. Rooms come with showers. Ecomama - Close to public transport, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Mr. Visserplein Stop. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a bar and tour/ticket assistance. Rooms come with free toiletries. Stayokay Amsterdam Oost - Hostel - Close to public transport, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Zeeburgerdijk Stop and Javaplein Stop. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a restaurant, as well as a bar. You’ll find showers, lockers and linens in all rooms.
How many hostels are there in Amsterdam?
If you’re in the market for an affordable place to stay in Amsterdam, one of Expedia’s 38 hostels could be a great choice for you.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Amsterdam?
The weather is important when you’re discovering new places, so here’s some information about the local climate: The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 16°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 4°C. The rainiest months in Amsterdam are October, September, November and December, with each month seeing an average of 220 inches of rainfall.
What is there to see and do in Amsterdam?
Overall, Amsterdam is known for its museums, cycling trails and monuments. Major attractions include Dam Square, Royal Palace and Madame Tussauds. Get out into nature with places such as Artis, Vondelpark and Museum Square. Cultural attractions include Amsterdam Museum, Anne Frank House and Melkweg.
What's the best way to get to and around Amsterdam while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in Amsterdam in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the closest airport, which is Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), located 7.1 mi (11.4 km) away. An alternative is Rotterdam (RTM-Rotterdam The Hague), which is 35.2 mi (56.6 km) away. After you’ve arrived, you might want to use public transport to get around. Walk to nearby metro stations such as Dam Stop, Nieuwezijds Kolk Stop and Spui Stop. To see more of the area, hop on a train at Rokin Station, Amsterdam Central Station or Amsterdam Muiderpoort Station.