Amsterdam Hostels Near the Red Light District

Amsterdam Hostels Near the Red Light District
Amsterdam is a beautiful and fun city that is not to be missed for many backpackers through Europe. It's also an expensive city that can unexpectedly eat away at a lot of your budget. Staying at hostels can help keep your costs down while also offering a fun setting where you can meet other travelers.

Many of the most affordable hostels are found in or near Amsterdam's Red Light District. These budget options are a great place for young backpackers who are traveling on the cheap.
How much do hostels in Amsterdam cost?
Average Dorm Price $23 ($11 to $58)
Average Double Private Room Price (in a hostel) $63 ($27 to $157)

Dorm Bed: $28.73
Private Room: $48.48
Overall Rating: 85%
Oudezijds Voorburgwal 220 , Amsterdam Netherlands
This hostel is located right in the middle of Amsterdam's Red Light District. It's near Dam Square and is surrounded by many bars, pubs, and restaurants. It offers a relaxed and social atmosphere that is popular with travelers from around the world. The rooms are diverse and comfortable so you should be able to find something that meets your needs, regardless of your budget. You can find everything from double rooms with king sized beds to twin rooms, triples and quads. You can also stay in one of the apartments, which are found just down the street from the hostel. They have a large living room and full kitchen.

This hostel provides easy access to many of the most popular attractions in Amsterdam and is also very close to the train station, so it is very convenient as you arrive or depart.

Dorm Bed: $17.59
Private Room: $16.49
Overall Rating: 73%
Warmoesstraat 75 1012 HX , Amsterdam Netherlands
Located just steps from all of the action in Amsterdam, with nearby bars, shops, and restaurants right in the middle of Amsterdam, this place is perfect for backpackers who are wanting a relaxing and mellow atmosphere. It's clean and safe, and very close to many attractions, right on the edge of the famous Red Light District. The cafe/restaurant below the hostel serves food all day, and the nearby bars offers happy hour prices on beer and cider at various times. There is no curfew so you can come and go as you please.

Amenities available to guests include hot showers, free internet/WiFi, and safety deposit boxes.

Dorm Bed: $23.79
Private Room: $39.86
Overall Rating: 86%
Warmoesstraat 129 , Amsterdam Netherlands
This hostel is located right between Dam Square and the Red Light District. It's also only a five minute walk from the Central Train Station, so it's a convenient place to reach, whether you're arriving or departing from the city. The hostel offers canal tours, and a beer garden. The onsite Belushi's bar and restaurant is a favorite of guests because you'll always find good music, sports on the television, and good food and drink discounts.

There's also the Winston Kingdom Nightclub located right next door. Just down the street are countless restaurants, coffee shops, and cafes. The Canal Cruises launch from nearby as well, and you're a short walk from many museums and activities.

Dorm Bed: $101.64
Overall Rating: 86%
Warmoesstraat 115 1012 JA Amsterdam , Amsterdam Netherlands
Durty Nelly's Hostel (and Irish Bar) offers clean and comfortable budget accommodation with awesome staff and location in Amsterdam. If you are up for sightseeing during the day and partying in the evening, then you've found the perfect place. The hostel offers you a great mixture of atmosphere, top location right in the center of Amsterdam, a friendly and helpful staff, and a famous Irish Pub on the ground floor for your enjoyment. The property is located just a short walk from the Central Station, in the heart of the old historical city center, in walking distance to all city attractions, sights and nightlife, including the red light district.

The staff is ready to help you organize your stay from navigating the free city walking tours, museum tickets, canal cruises and bike rentals, to just enjoying hearing your travel stories and sharing a chat with you. There is no curfew and all shared dorms have ensuite bathrooms and individual lockers under the beds, reading lights, power sockets and USB chargers, too. Connect with all your friends with free Wi-Fi available everywhere in the building. Use the secure luggage storage after you check-out, to make the most of your last hours in Amsterdam!
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