Quentin Golden Bear Hotel - Amsterdam

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Kerkstraat 37, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1017GB  show map
 2 stars
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Quentin Golden Bear Hotel - Amsterdam

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Valet parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Cycling

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Child-friendly

Cribs available

 Pets

No pets allowed

Overview

The quiet Quentin Golden Bear Hotel offers 26 luxury guest rooms as well as a designated smoking area and a luggage storage. Since 1765, it has been hosting guests in the center of Amsterdam.

The hotel is placed near Metro Weesperplein subway station in Amsterdam-Centrum district and within a 5-minute walk to Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam Museum and Leidsestraat. Guests will find Amsterdam city center within 10-minute walk from the property.

There are shopping places, such as shopping streets, supermarkets and markets nearby.

Quentin Golden Bear Hotel can be reached in 15 minutes by car from Amsterdam-Schiphol airport.

Rooms

Quentin Golden Bear Hotel provides guestrooms appointed with TV with satellite channels, a heating system, high-speed internet, Wi-Fi and IDD telephone. Guests can make use of private bathrooms with a shower, a bathtub and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Every morning continental breakfast is served in the ground-floor dining room. The bright on-site restaurant specializes in Dutch cuisine.

Services

The hotel provides guests with bicycle rental services.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   26.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Adults only
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling

Services

  • Valet parking
  • Housekeeping
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-Bar
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Hair dryer on request

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 3 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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Hotel Address:

Kerkstraat 37, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1017GB

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City Center
  • Amsterdam
    3300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Amsterdam Central Station
    1.1 mi
  • Station Amsterdam Amstel
    1.9 mi
Underground stations
  • Metro Weesperplein
    1.0 mi
  • Metro Wibautstraat
    1.4 mi
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • De Klos
    200 ft
  • Restaurant Portugalia (cuisine: Portuguese)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    26

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Size: 80 sq. feet
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    Size: 165 sq. feet
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        Bed type: Beds in shared room
        Size: 155 sq. feet
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          Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double Bed or Twin beds
          Size: 185 sq. feet
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            Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double or Twin beds
            Size: 110 sq. feet
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              Size: 110 sq. feet
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                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Quentin Golden Bear Hotel - Amsterdam Amsterdam location
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                  Hotel Address:

                  Kerkstraat 37, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1017GB

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Amsterdam
                    3300 ft
                  Airports
                  Train Stations
                  • Amsterdam Central Station
                    1.1 mi
                  • Station Amsterdam Amstel
                    1.9 mi
                  Underground stations
                  • Metro Weesperplein
                    1.0 mi
                  • Metro Wibautstraat
                    1.4 mi
                  • Bus stop
                    1000 ft
                  Restaurants
                  • De Klos
                    200 ft
                  • Restaurant Portugalia (cuisine: Portuguese)
                    100 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    26

                  Hotel Awards

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                  What's nearby

                  Tourist attractions

                  • Melkweg - 700 ft
                  • Weihnachtsmarkt Leidseplein - 1000 ft
                  • IDFA festival - 1000 ft
                  • Amsterdam Canal Cruises - 1700 ft
                  • Canal Company - 1700 ft

                  Popular areas

                  • Holland Casino Amsterdam - 1000 ft
                  • Paradiso - 1000 ft
                  • Flower Market - 1700 ft

                  Places of interest

                  • Ultimate Party Pub Crawl - 700 ft
                  • Leidse Square - 700 ft
                  • Leidseplein / Max Euwe Plein - 1000 ft
                  • Begijnhof - 1700 ft
                  • The Nine Streets - 1700 ft

                  Monuments and Landmarks

                  Museums

                  • Museo de la Tortura - 1000 ft
                  • Stichting voor Fotografie; Huis Marseille - 1400 ft
                  • kattenkabinet - 1400 ft
                  • Historical Museum Amsterdam - 1700 ft
                  • Rijksmuseum Amsterdam - 1700 ft
                  • Museum Van Loon - 1700 ft

                  Theaters

                  • Nieuwe de la Mar Theater - 700 ft
                  • Boom Chicago - 700 ft
                  • DeLaMar Theater - 1000 ft
                  • De Balie - 1000 ft
                  • Theater Bellevue - 1000 ft

                  Local Attractions

                  • Sarphatipark - 5000 ft
                    Sarphatipark, Amsterdam
                  • North Church (Noorderkerk) - 5100 ft
                    Noordermarkt 44-48, Amsterdam
                  • Sint Nicolaaskerk - 1.0 mi
                    Prins Hendrikkade 73, Amsterdam
                  • Botanical Garden (Hortus Botanicus) - 5100 ft
                    Plantage Middenlaan 2a, Amsterdam
                  • Rembrandtplein - 5200 ft
                    Rembrandtplein, Amsterdam

                  Near the hotelNear the hotel

                  • Amsterdam Pipe Museum - 600 ft
                    Prinsengracht 488, Amsterdam
                  • Bible Museum (Bijbels Museum) - 1100 ft
                    Herengracht 366-368, Amsterdam
                  • Max Euwe Centrum - 1300 ft
                    Max Euweplein 30a, Amsterdam
                  • The Cat Cabinet (Kattenkabinet) - 1500 ft
                    Herengracht 497, Amsterdam
                  • Het Grachtenhuis - 900 ft
                    Herengracht 386, Amsterdam
                  • The Rijksmuseum (National Museum) - 1900 ft
                    Museumstraat 1, Amsterdam
                  • Torture Museum - 1400 ft
                    Singel 449, Amsterdam

                  Restaurants Nearby

                  • De Klos - 200 ft

                    Address: Kerkstraat 41
                    Phone: 020 625 3730

                    74% likes this, based on 452 reviews

                  • B&B Lunchroom - 200 ft

                    Address: Leidsestraat 44

                    77% likes this, based on 116 reviews
                    Cuisine: Dutch

                  • De sneeker pan - 200 ft

                    Address: Kerkstraat 48

                    68% likes this, based on 37 reviews
                    Cuisine: Dutch

                  • Restaurant Portugalia - 100 ft

                    Address: Kerkstraat 34
                    Phone: +31206256490

                    62% likes this, based on 63 reviews
                    Cuisine: Portuguese
                    Price Range: USD 41 - USD 52

                  • Mashua - 200 ft

                    Address: Prinsengracht 703

                    74% likes this, based on 86 reviews
                    Cuisine: Peruvian

                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    26

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                  Quentin Golden Bear Hotel Reviews

                  Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Quentin Golden Bear Hotel

                  Individual guest reviews

                  • Single
                    8.8

                    nice cosy hotel, wonderfully situated right in the midst between everything you want to see and experience in amsterdam. the already mentioned staircase are indeed a challenge for people with very big and heavy suitcases, but to me had the charm you expect in old amsterdam buildings.

                  • Group of friends
                    8.8

                    Really good situation for gay life! You feel like home :)

                    Stairs are not a real problem, but if you travel with 50 kilos of luggage, maybe yes.

                  • Group of friends
                    7.4

                    The location is unbeatable!!! If you want to enjoy your night life and shopping, this is the right place for you to stay.

                  • Single
                    3.8

                    Location, it was not difficult to find and right in the middle of a nightlife/shopping area.

                    Things in the room were worn out and/or too old and used, particularly curtains, carpet and the windows, which could not be completely closed, so I had to hear the noise from the busy street all night long. The stairs are defiinitely dangerous, too narrown and windy that it was a balancing act just to go up and down. Breakfast was all about bread and a bit poor. Definitely no value at all for the expensive money they charge, the reviews I've read here were so misleading, I will not reccommend this hotel as this was the most expensive and worst stay of my trip to 8 European cities. I was so disappointed.

                  • Group of friends
                    10.0

                    Great location and close to the bars and clubs

                    Breakfasts can get very boring

                  • Couple
                    8.2

                    Fantastic situation, in the very center of Amsterdam. Clean and large rooms, good breakfast.

                    This section of Kerkstrat is sometimes noisy on Friday or Saturday night, as there stands some cofeeshops and restaurants . Consider this point if you have trouble to go back to sleep.

                  • Older travelers
                    7.4

                    The staff were very helpful and friendly, generous breakfast with a choice and great central location

                    I was on 3rd floor so you need to be fit to manage the dutch style narrow steep stairs but I found this a quirky challenge and amusing

                  • Single
                    7.4

                    Good location, nice views. Quiet.

                    It took me 5 minutes to figure out the light in the shower. The common shower was so-so. The outer door could not be locked from the inside.

                  • Single
                    7.4

                    Very conveniently located and within walking disatnce from all major sites.

                    Very steep stairs but that was part of the 'fun' of staying here.

                  • Group of friends
                    7.8

                    Clean, good location, friendly and helping staff. Spacy rooms. We traveled in a group and each person got a separate key to enter the room. Great breakfast, with attention to small details.

                    Because of the central location, the rooms at the street side might suffer some street noise. The stairs (most read negative remark) are indeed quite challenging but were not a real problem once you get used to them.

                  • Single
                    7.8

                    Nice, ideally situated. The stairs are indeed stip but the value for money factor makes up for it.

                  • Older travelers
                    7.8

                    The staff was very friendly and the location is great, near the night life in Amsterdam (Leidseplein). Breakfast was good (not buffet except for the coffee); toast with butter, marmalade, cheese and bacon with coffee or tea and juice. The double room was big enough and comfortable with a shower, but without WC. The toilet was shared but was clean and no problem to share with the others. Very clean except for our pillow case. We had a key to enter the hotel at any time without problem which is a great privacy.

                    The stairs are crazy - pack light and steep! The double bed is actually two single beds put together.

                  • Older travelers
                    6.2

                    Gay gay gay and nothing else and because gay more expensive

                  • Couple
                    3.2

                    Only location

                    Horrible!! The worst hotel i´ve ever been, actually it is not a proper hotel I could call it "cheap pension", The staff was so unfriendly!! No helpful at all and so arrogant especially the old guy. Breakfast was not buffet, was only a watery coffe, 2 slices of cheese and some bread, Thats all!!! The gave us such a small room ( no more than 10 meters) in the top floor, I knew toilet wasn´t in the room but didnt know was in another floor!! Terrible!! You have to climb through the very strech stairs to go up to the 3er floor And was not a gay hotel, I saw some girls and straight couples. I definatly not recommend this "cheap pension", you better run away!!!!

                  • Single
                    6.2

                    Location

                    Breakfast starts at 8:30 AM. Therefore, anyone with an early departure is not accommodated. When I asked if this could be modified to obtain even a cup of coffee before leaving, the answer was no.

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Quentin Golden Bear Hotel - Amsterdam Amsterdam location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  Kerkstraat 37, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1017GB

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Amsterdam
                    3300 ft
                  Airports
                  Train Stations
                  • Amsterdam Central Station
                    1.1 mi
                  • Station Amsterdam Amstel
                    1.9 mi
                  Underground stations
                  • Metro Weesperplein
                    1.0 mi
                  • Metro Wibautstraat
                    1.4 mi
                  • Bus stop
                    1000 ft
                  Restaurants
                  • De Klos
                    200 ft
                  • Restaurant Portugalia (cuisine: Portuguese)
                    100 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  2 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    26

                  Hotel Awards

                  DutchHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAmsterdamQuentin Golden Bear Hotel

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

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