The Bulldog Hotel Amsterdam

The world's first 5 star hostel.

Why do we call our hostel a hotel you might ask, well, there is a story to that...Read More


On "The Bulldog™" Canal
Next to the Red Light District
In a unique canal house
Lounge Bar And Restaurant
Coffeeshop Next Door
Private & Dorm Rooms

Nothing is normal...
everything is comfortable!


The Bulldog Smoothies! Strawberry-Mango. Enjoy our fresh fruit smoothies or make it extra tasty with ice cream!


  • First time in Amsterdam and it won't be my last and I'm sure I'll stay here again. Staff were extremely helpful and friendly. The rooms were in perfect order and the food was excellent. The atmosphere there was nice and chilled too! Can't wait to come back!
  • a world famous hangout, frequented by stars. On the main RED LIGHT canal bank. Secure, comfortable & easy to locate.. enjoy your stay, the bar- lounge have some good food.. or pop to the coffee shop…be warned…gives appetite, laughing & a sense of extreme well being! roof top & street terrace gardens for high & low days. . all tastes catered to.. such a very mix of people stay here every time.. .
  • These place is just great: friendly staff; ideally located; there are all of you need in the room; terrace on the roof (!); awesome for a hostel!
  • The Bulldog was a great hostel to stay at while in Amsterdam! Wonderful facilities, friendly staff, and welcoming atmosphere. This was my very first hostel experience while traveling Europe, and I would definitely recommend it to other student travelers.
  • Great place to stay . Very central location and superb staff especially reception department very professional and friendly.