The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel

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Double Room, Private Bathroom | In-room safe, individually decorated, soundproofing, free WiFi
In-room safe, individually decorated, soundproofing, free WiFi
Double Room, Private Bathroom | In-room safe, individually decorated, soundproofing, free WiFi
Twin Room, Shared Bathroom | In-room safe, individually decorated, soundproofing, free WiFi

Overview of The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel

The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel

2.0 star property
Hostel with bar/lounge, near Van Gogh Museum

8.2/10 Very good

263 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Shared kitchen
  • 24/7 front desk
  • Bar
Map
Vossiusstraat 46, Amsterdam, 1071 AJ
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Front desk safe
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Concierge services
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Museum Quarter
  • Van Gogh Museum - 6 min walk
  • Rijksmuseum - 8 min walk
  • Leidseplein - 8 min walk
  • Heineken Experience - 14 min walk
  • Anne Frank House - 25 min walk
  • Dam Square - 25 min walk
  • Vondelpark - 1 min drive
  • Rembrandt Square - 16 min drive
  • Flower Market - 18 min drive
  • RAI Exhibition and Congress Centre - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS) - 23 min drive
  • Amsterdam RAI Station - 6 min drive
  • Amsterdam Lelylaan Station - 6 min drive
  • Rokin Station - 21 min walk
  • Van Baerlestraat Stop - 4 min walk
  • 1e Con. Huygensstraat Stop - 5 min walk
  • Overtoom Stop - 6 min walk

About this property

The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel

Hostel in the heart of Museum Quarter
Close to Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum, The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel provides amenities like a bar. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi.
Additional perks include:
  • Continental breakfast (surcharge), a 24-hour front desk, and tour/ticket assistance
  • A front desk safe, luggage storage, and concierge services
  • Guest reviews say good things about the bar, helpful staff, and location
Room features
All guestrooms at The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel have thoughtful touches such as air conditioning, in addition to amenities like free WiFi and safes.
Extra amenities include:
  • Communal kitchens and daily housekeeping

Languages

Dutch, English, French, German, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 30 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10:30 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
  • All guests must show a valid passport or national ID card. This is the only form of identification that is accepted at this property.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Children (18 years old and younger) not allowed
  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • No onsite parking

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas
  • No stag/bachelor or hen/bachelorette parties

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast (surcharge) each morning 8 AM–10:30 AM
  • Bar/lounge
  • Snack bar/deli

What to do

  • Bicycle rentals nearby

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk

Languages

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Individually decorated

Freshen up

  • Shower only

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city and collected at the property. Exemptions or reductions might apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.00 per person, per night, up to 21 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 16 years of age.
  • An effective city/local tax rate of 6.422 percent will be charged

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 5 per person (approximately)

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

Policies

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates).

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Does The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel?
As of 1 October 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel on 2 October 2022 start from S$50, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel?
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel?
Sorry, there's no onsite parking at The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel?
You can check in from 11:00 AM - 11:30 PM. Check-out time is 10:30 AM. Contactless check-out is available.
Is there an onsite casino at The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel?
No, this hostel doesn't have a casino, but Holland Casino (7-min walk) is nearby.
What is there to do at The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel and nearby?
Have fun during the warmer months with activities nearby such as cycling.
Are there restaurants at or near The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Anmol (4-min walk), Pompa (4-min walk), and Trattoria Totò (4-min walk).
What's the area around The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel like?
The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel is in Museum Quarter, a short 4-minute walk from Van Baerlestraat Stop and 6 minutes' walk from Van Gogh Museum. Travelers say this hostel is in a good location.

Overall score and ratings

8.2

Very good

7.9/10

Cleanliness

8.6/10

Staff & service

8.2/10

Amenities

7.8/10

Property conditions & facilities

7.9/10

Eco-friendliness

2/10 Poor

Worst hostel in Amsterdam
Terrible service at check in. I requested a bottom bunkbed and was told that I got one. Once I get to the room which is a steep climb to 4th floor (!!!) it's actuallhy a top bed. When I mentioned to the front desk she said they're completely booked. She never told me what the wifi code. I had to ask my roommate. But then the wifi is completely not working on that floor
1-night trip with friends
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6/10 Good

Saji, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Benjamin, 2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Jaron, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

My experience was awesome! 5/5, my only bummer was the size of the bathrooms. Location: Not only is it directly across from the beautiful and leisurely Vondel Park, it was a very short walk to the museum square (where most of the major museums are located). Quiet but lively area. Staff: Super friendly and welcoming! Knowledgeable about the area and city. couldn't be any better, felt that I was in safe and genuine hands. Facilities: *NO ELEVATORS* so this may not be the best for anyone who requires an elevator. The stairs are also very narrow, this is common throughout the city though. The stairs were not a problem, otherwise. The staff also offers to assist you in taking your luggage upstairs if you do need the help! The bathrooms are kept very clean, but please know that they are very very small (and I am a short and smaller-sized person!). Bathrooms are separate from the showers. The rooms are clean and have nice lockable cages under the bed. They would not accommodate a very large suitcase, however. They have external lockable lockers for that. You can rent locks cheaply at the front desk. The smoking room and bar area are very cool! Having a smoking room was incredibly convenient, and great for socializing around the pool table...and yes, it is 4/20 friendly. :-)
Ashely, 4-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Andreia, 5-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Great place to meet people and the food at the bar is amazing and cheap
Patricia, 5-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very good

Super friendly and inviting hostel! Everyone there is super welcoming and very outgoing!
Julio, 7-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Ethan, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great people and installations!
Sofía, 2-night trip with friends
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