Shelter City Hostel in Amsterdam

Hostel Shelter cityThe Shelter City hostel is located right in the middle of the oldest part of the centre of Amsterdam, an easy 7-minute walk from Amsterdam's Central Station. The hostel is close to all the main tourist attractions, like Dam Square, Madame Tussaud's, Rembrandt's House and most museums.


You can safely make a reservation through their booking engine at Just insert your visit dates into the availability check and pick rooms after update.

Sleeping (single sex)

The Shelter City has a total of 168 comfortable beds in dorms. There are separate dormitories for men and women, each of them divided into sections containing four to eight beds. Bathrooms are on each floor.

Hostel accommodationBackpacker's meeting point

The hostel's café and courtyard with its fish pond are great places to hang out and meet fellow travelers.

Please note ...

The café and the dormitories are non-smoking. Smoking is allowed in one designated area of the hostel and in the courtyard. No more curfew: hostel is open all night! Most suitable for age group: 16-40 years.

Amsterdam hostel city centreLocation

The best way to find the hostel is to look for Nieuwmarkt - you will find the hostel on one of the side streets leading from the square. When referring to the oldest part of Amsterdam, that means in the middle of the Amsterdam's nightlife. Fairly, if you prefer to stay out of Amsterdam's rich nightlife, you might favor Shelter Jordaan.


Shelter City Hostel in Amsterdam
Barndesteeg 21
1012 BV   Amsterdam
The Netherlands

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