Average Rating Great
Atmosphere 9.1
Staff 8.4
Location 8.7
Cleanliness 9.0
Facilities 8.9
Safety 9.4
Value 9.0

Amsterdam - Generator Amsterdam

Mauritskade 57, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1092 AD, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Hostel overview

You’ll find Generator Amsterdam in the trendy eastern side of town; a former zoological university standing tall with treeline views over Oosterpark. Boasting several well-sized and flexible social spaces, Generator Amsterdam is the perfect location for you to head out and explore the city from. Cycle along calm café-lined canals, explore nearby shops in bustling De Pijp or take it easy in the park. With our local events curation and experience-led accommodation, you’re sure to enjoy your stay.


Amsterdam Oost is one of the most up and coming areas in Amsterdam, with an exciting mix of cultures you’re bound to find the vibrancy that you’re expecting from your trip. Full of excellent restaurants, cafes and bars nearby you’ll have even more options if you decide to head out beyond the hostel for food and drink. When planning your trip be sure to check what’s on in the park, as it often plays host to markets and events that you wouldn’t want to miss.

  • Free City maps
  • Free Internet / wi-fi
  • Free Secure lockers
  • Free Linen
  • Free Ping pong table(s)
  • Free Power adaptors
Amsterdam Centrum Oost Watergraafsmeer
Concertgebouw (2.72 Km) Stedelijk Museum (2.68 Km) Van Gogh Museum (2.58 Km) Rijksmuseum (2.29 Km) Tropenmuseum (0.32 Km) Rembrandt House (1.50 Km) Béguinage (2.17 Km) Amsterdam Museum (2.18 Km)

Info & Price

Arrival date: 17 April 2019
Number of nights: 1
Departure date: 18 April 2019

Within this characterful building, the old library is now the ideal chillout spot for you and your friends; the bar inhabits an impressively repurposed former lecture hall and our café – Nescio – serves up great food in a light and bright setting. Head down to the basement and you’ll find Oosterbar; once the boiler room serving the property, it now combines industrial design and an energetic vibe in the perfect setting for you to take a true taste of Amsterdam’s vibrant nightlife.

  • Free Housekeeping
  • Free Blanket
  • Minimum age
  • Power sockets
  • Key card access for Private rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Cot / crib: On request
  • Check-in time
    Hours when check-in is available:
    • Days: Every day
    • Start: 2:00 PM
    • End: 12:00 AM (Midnight)
  • Check-out time
    Hours when check-out is available:
    • Days: Every day
    • Start: 12:00 AM (Midnight)
    • End: 10:00 AM
  • Reception time
    Hours when reception is available:
    • Days: Every day
    • Start: 12:00 AM (Midnight)
    • End: 12:00 AM (Midnight)
  • Late check-out
    Available for a fee
    Late check-out available at certain hours:
    • Time up to: 1:00 PM - €10.00 ($11.31)

Local tax (Not included): 6.00% cost room guest per day

This former zoological university building was build in 1917 and can accommodate 564 guests in 168 twin and quadruple rooms with incredible views on the surrounding and en-suite bathrooms.

Payment type accepted: Mastercard, Visa, American Express, Cash, Visa Electron, Maestro

Minimum age to check-in: 18 years old

Please note that different policies and additional supplements may apply for group bookings of 10 persons or more.
All our rates are including VAT and excluding city tax.

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