Generator Amsterdam is a brand new designer hostel located in the east of Amsterdam near De Pijp. It was a former zoological building and is based in Oosterpark. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.

The former lecture hall has been transformed into a lounge and bar. There is also a dining space and a secret bar in the former boiler room.

Each room features air conditioning, bed linen and a private bathroom with shower. The Generator Amsterdam also includes premium rooms.

Breakfast is available every morning in the onsite café. As well as lunch and dinner. There is a 24-hour front desk.

The hostel also offers bike hire. Rembrandtplein is 1 mi from Generator Amsterdam, while Heineken Experience is 1.1 mi away. The nearest airport is Schiphol Airport, 7.5 mi from Generator Amsterdam.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.4 for a two-person trip.

Generator Amsterdam has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Feb 11, 2016
Hotel chain/brand: Generator Hostels

ATM: Need cash? This property has an ATM on site.

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.2)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Italian, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal, Gluten-free, Kosher, American, Buffet, Breakfast to go

Private Parking Available On Site


Availability

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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.

4 reasons to choose Generator Amsterdam

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Do you have planned events or activities?
    Yes we do have regular events in our bar, cafe and club. From meditation to parties we cover a wide range of possibilities.
    Answered on October 20, 2019
  • Are sheets and towels included?
    Sheets are included. Towels are included in superior private rooms. We rent them in the reception if needed.
    Answered on October 20, 2019
  • Are there 2 or 4 people in 4 bed dorms? (due to Covid)
    Hi! Because of Covid measurements, we indeed have a maximum of 2 guests in the 4-bed dorms. This is only if they are from different households. Same h...
    Answered on June 2, 2021
  • Hi Is it possible to check in early at 6AM ?
    Hi! This is possible, but I would advise you to then book the room/bed for the night before too, to make sure the room is ready for you when you arriv...
    Answered on July 8, 2021
  • Hi, would it be possible for 2 17 year olds to stay here for 1 night without an adult, but with written permission from the parents?
    Yes, that's possible! A parental consent form can be found on our own site, together with our age policy.
    Answered on February 18, 2021
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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Nescio

    Food: Local

Travel Proud

Travel Proud

This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Amenities of Generator Amsterdam
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
Activities
  • Evening entertainment Additional charge
  • Nightclub/DJ Additional charge
  • Karaoke Additional charge
  • Ping-pong
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available on site (reservation is needed) and costs EUR 30 per day.
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
Transportation
  • Public transit tickets Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
General
  • Convenience store on site
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Lowered sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Dutch

House rules Generator Amsterdam takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Discover JCB Diners Club American Express Generator Amsterdam accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Reservations for 10 people or more per night, will be considered group booking. Special group terms and conditions will apply (please contact the hostel for more information).

Please note that parking is subject to availability due to limited spaces. Please contact the hotel directly to make a reservation for the parking space. Parking costs EUR 27,50 per day.

Please note that some Family Quadruple Rooms (Quadruple Room with 2 Single Beds and 1 Bunk Bed with Private Bathroom) are wheelchair accessible. Please contact the hostel for more information.

Please note that guest between 16 and 18 years old can stay at the hostel if parental consent is provided.

Please note that not all rooms are wheelchair accessible. Please inform the property via the Special Requests box during reservation.

Towels are only included in the Twin rooms, Premium double rooms and SkySuite, for other rooms towels can be rented on site for a supplement of EUR 5. Alternatively guests can bring their own.

Pets are allowed on request, in private rooms only. Charges may be applicable.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Generator Amsterdam

  • Check-in at Generator Amsterdam is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Generator Amsterdam by:

    • Car 20min
    • Train 45min
    • Bus 45min
    • Walking 45min

  • The prices at Generator Amsterdam may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Generator Amsterdam is 1.4 miles from the center of Amsterdam.

  • Generator Amsterdam offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Ping-pong
    • Karaoke
    • Evening entertainment
    • Nightclub/DJ

  • Guests staying at Generator Amsterdam can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.4).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Italian
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Halal
    • Gluten-free
    • Kosher
    • American
    • Buffet
    • À la carte
    • Breakfast to go

  • Generator Amsterdam has 1 restaurant:

    • Nescio