The Winston Hostel

artistic design hostel in downtown Amsterdam

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St. Christopher's at The Winston's outdoor beer garden at the back of the building

The Winston Amsterdam is a trendy art hostel with affordable prices, which is popular among backpackers.

Rooms have been transformed into artworks. Over 30 artists have each designed a room.

Winston is not only a hotel, but also a bar, restaurant and popular nightclub with live music and DJs. Recommended for a party weekend.

Belushi's - the bar

Left from the entrance of the St. Christopher's at The Winston is the Belushi's Sports Bar , where hostel guests receive 25% discount on food at the bar plus 2 for 1 drink specials.

The Belushi's is known for its good music, cheap drinks, hot meals and beef burgers.


The Winston Hotel offers both private single, double, quadruple or quintuple rooms as well as shared dormitory rooms with bunkbeds for 4, 5, 6, 8 or 10 persons. There are also several female dormitory rooms.

Most rooms and all the hallways have been designed by local and international artists, like the Green room, the Durex room, the Absolute Danny room and the Billy the Kid room.

All rooms are completely unique and all worth a look.

Rooms & rates info_outline    

The Winston Hostel has 60 private rooms and shared dorms. The dorms come in all sizes to a maximum of 10 persons. The more beds in the room, the cheaper the rate.

  • private room 14-16m2   from €84 to €207 per room
  • shared dorm 16-20m2   from €24 to €77 per person

City tax: 12.5%
Breakfast: €7 pp

Note that all prices are for low season-high season, incl. VAT, excl. city tax and breakfast

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nearby restaurants

In de Waag   Mediterranean   €€
Mata Hari   Mediterranean   €€
Nam Kee   Chinese  


Mata Hari is a lively bar restaurant with a canal-side terrace, popular among locals

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