Hotel Blyss Amsterdam  3 stars

Vondelstraat 74-78, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1054 GN  show mapSave
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Verified Reviews:

  • Across tram station - Liked the bar - Great (but expensive) coffee - Worth the price
  • Quiet area - 10 min walk to shopping area - Rooms are spacious - Beds are comfortable
  • Great service - Very tiny bathroom - Beds are comfy - Parking is expensive
  • Good hotel - Close to the leidse plein - Rooms were clean - Staff was really friendly
  • Location near the museums - Breakfast wasn't the best - Free wi-fi - Recommend this hotel

Overview

Blyss is situated in the center of Amsterdam right next to renowned attractions, such as Red Light District, Homomonument and H.H. Petrus en Pauluskerk . Built in 1974, the peaceful hotel was renovated in 2009.

The hotel is perfectly located in museum district of the city, close to theaters, museums. 20 minutes away from Amsterdam city center.

Within walking distance of Oud-West district with its markets, bars.

The Eerste Constantijn Huygensstraat tram stop is situated only 150m from the hotel. Fast access to Amsterdam-Schiphol airport within 10km is provided.

Rooms

All non-smoking guestrooms have a work desk, a minibar and Wi-Fi and boast standard interior.

Eat

A buffet breakfast is offered at the garden. The cosy lobby bar features an open fire, a terrace.

A buffet breakfast is served at the price of EUR 10 per person per night. 

Work

Guests will appreciate a safe deposit box, an elevator and a tour desk as well as conference facilities, newspapers and internet access.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Paid Public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated   2009.  Number of rooms   40.

City Center Amsterdam - 1.1 mi
Airports Amsterdam-Schiphol (AMS) - 6.0 mi, Rotterdam Zestienhoven (RTM) - 33.6 mi
Train Stations Amsterdam Central Station - 1.6 mi, Station Amsterdam Zuid-WTC - 1.6 mi
Underground stations Metro Weesperplein - 1.4 mi, Metro Wibautstraat - 1.7 mi
Bus stop - 700 ft
Restaurants Trattoria Toto (Cuisine: Italian) - 200 ft, Amnol Indian Restaurant (Cuisine: Indian) - 200 ft
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Facilities

General
  • Parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Elevator
  • 24-hour security
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • Tour desk
Services
  • Laundry
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Continental breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cocktail lounge
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Internet corner
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Conference facilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Sun terrace
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Work desk
  • Cribs available
  • Terrace
Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom
Media
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • Internet access
  • CD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Hi-Fi

Policies

Check-In

from  12 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions
              Popular areas
              • Paradiso
                1700 ft
              • Holland Casino Amsterdam
                1700 ft
              • Museum Square
                2000 ft
              Places of interest
              • Leidseplein / Max Euwe Plein
                1400 ft
              • Ultimate Party Pub Crawl
                1700 ft
              • Leidse Square
                1700 ft
              Monuments and Landmarks
              • Leiden Square (Leidseplein)
                1700 ft
              • P.C. Hoofstraat
                2000 ft
              Museums
              • musée municipal d'art moderne Stedelijk museum
                1400 ft
              • Musée Van Gogh
                1400 ft
              • Van Gogh Museum
                1400 ft
              • Bols Distillery
                1700 ft
              • The Rijksmuseum (National Museum)
                2000 ft
              • Museumplein
                2000 ft
              • Rijksmuseum Amsterdam
                2000 ft
              • musée national Rijksmuseum
                2300 ft
              Parks
              • Vondelpark
                700 ft
              Theaters
              • Nieuwe de la Mar Theater
                1400 ft
              • Theater Bellevue
                1400 ft
              • DeLaMar Theater
                1400 ft
              • De Balie
                1700 ft
              • Boom Chicago
                1700 ft
              • opéra Concertgebouw
                2300 ft

              Local Attractions

              • Anne Frank House (Anne Frankhuis)
                5200 ft
                Prinsengracht 267, Amsterdam
              • Museum of Bags and Purses (Tassenmuseum Hendrikje)
                5000 ft
                Herengracht 573, Amsterdam
              • H.H. Petrus en Pauluskerk (De Papegaai)
                5100 ft
                Kalverstraat 58, Amsterdam
              • The Jordaan
                1.0 mi
                AmsterdamThe Netherlands
              • Electric Ladyland - the First Museum of Fluorescent Art
                5200 ft
                Tweede Leliedwarsstraat 5, Amsterdam

              Near the hotel

              • Van Gogh Museum
                1700 ft
                Paulus Potterstraat 7, Amsterdam
              • The Rijksmuseum (National Museum)
                2100 ft
                Museumstraat 1, Amsterdam
              • Fashion & Museum District
                1500 ft
                Van Baerlestraat 50, Amsterdam
              • The Stedelijk Museum
                1600 ft
                Museumplein 10, Amsterdam
              • Max Euwe Centrum
                1800 ft
                Max Euweplein 30a, Amsterdam
              • CoBrA Museum of Modern Art
                1800 ft
                Sandbergplein 1-3, Amsterdam
              • Diamant Museum Amsterdam
                1900 ft
                Paulus Potterstraat 8, Amsterdam

              Restaurants Nearby

              • Trattoria Toto

                51% likes this, based on 57 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian

                200 ft
                1e Const. Huygensstraat 112

                Phone: 020-6830028

              • Amnol Indian Restaurant

                74% likes this, based on 24 reviews
                Cuisine: Indian

                200 ft
                Eerste Constantijn Huygenstraat 115
              • Kartika

                86% likes this, based on 212 reviews
                Cuisine: Indonesian
                Price Range: USD 28 - USD 35

                500 ft
                Overtoom 68

                Phone: +31 (0) 20 6181879

              • Peper en Zout

                82% likes this, based on 57 reviews
                Cuisine: European, International

                400 ft
                Overtoom 109

                Phone: 020 - 689 30 03

              • Dosa

                Cuisine: Indian, Pakistani

                500 ft
                Overtoom 146

                Phone: 020 616 48 38

              Blyss Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Blyss

              Average guest rating

              6.2
              out of 10
              Good
              Based on 110 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Rooms
              6.4
              Service
              6.6
              Value
              6.1
              Location
              7.5
              Dining
              5.6

              Individual guest reviews

              • Single

                The location.

                The bathroom shower was almost unusable; The bed was too small for my height (1,85m) and there are walls on both ends; Breakfast is poorly prepared.

                • Average rating
                  5.0
              • Single

                All in all, a good experience. Quiet, near the tram-stop, meets all basic needs. Perfect for travellers that do not intend on spending much of their time in the hotel room.

                Single bed room was extremely small, and on the street level (which did not end up being a problem, although it did bother at first).

                • Average rating
                  6.6
              • Group of friends

                A reasonably priced comfortable clean room close to the city centre and main attractions. Easy to find. Staff were friendly and helpful.

                The noise from the traffic outside was quite loud at night. No hot drinks making facilities in room. No plug for the sink.

                • Average rating
                  8.8
              • Group of friends

                friendly staff, clean, modern,

                basic room facilities, no hotel info pack in room

                • Average rating
                  8.2
              • Single

                Sad, they could have spent more of the budget on the rooms instead of the lobby. Felt like a rip-off, attractive lobby and then really bad rooms. Water damage in the roof, cold and half finished work. There was no heating in my first room, and since they let me change and I had paid two days in advance, they figured that there was no need for refunding the second day when I cancelled my reservation. Definitely never coming back, and not recommending to anyone.

                • Average rating
                  3.8
              • Couple

                nice budget hotel, good, clean, comfortable Rooms

                only downside was room didnt have tea & coffee making facilitys.

                • Average rating
                  5.8
              • Single

                Hotel was nice, especially reception and public areas.

                Room very small, quite noisy. I found it quite expensive for what it was but it seem like these are the average prices for hotels in Amsterdam.

                • Average rating
                  6.2
              • Couple

                We enjoyed staying in a hotel. It was very quiet and you couldnt hear people making a noise in other rooms.

                When we checked and we got our key from the room. We found somebodys hair in a sink, also, was quite few on a toilet pan.

                • Average rating
                  6.6
              • Single

                Hotel receptionist, Peggy was very helpful

                location

                • Average rating
                  6.6
              • Group of friends

                Decent rooms, pleasant staff and not too far from city centre

                No tea or coffee facilities in room

                • Average rating
                  10.0
              • Single

                great location helpful staff

                rooms very small and basic suprised to be told its a 3star hotel more like a 2star

                • Average rating
                  7.0
              • Group of friends

                Safe, central location

                Bad smells in the hallway - hash, damp. Room was fine though

                • Average rating
                  7.0
              • Single

                I really loved the location, it is very close to the Park and to all the Museum. very good access to puplic transport to the city centre.The staff was very friendly and happy to answer

                • Average rating
                  10.0
              • Group of friends

                the staff were amazing. especialy one of the receptionists named nick. if you go there ask for him. he gave us alot of good advice for things to do round town and made our stay excellent.

                no private parking. and city parking is expeensive but nick helped me out with a cheaper place to leave my car which is only 10 min away.

                • Average rating
                  10.0
              • Group of friends

                Good central location for exploring Amsterdam, good value in comparison to other hotels without any frills.

                • Average rating
                  7.8
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