The Old Nickel is located in the city center of Amsterdam and just a 3-minute walk from Central Station. It offers budget rooms and a bar. Free WiFi is available. Dam Square is 2133 feet away This small hotel has light guest rooms with laminate or carpet flooring. Extras include a wardrobe, flat-screen TV and a desk. The private bathrooms feature a hairdryer and free toiletries. Some of the rooms are located in an annex building. You can relax in the bar, which has original wood paneling from a 17th-century ship of Admiral Michiel de Ruyter. From The Old Nickel, you can reach Warmoesstraat in a 3-minute walk . The Martelaarsgracht tram stop is 656 feet away, and offers direct access to the Museum Square and Leidse square.

This is our guests' favorite part of Amsterdam, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

The Old Nickel Hotel has been welcoming guests since Sep 7, 2004

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Amsterdam, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.1


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Value for money
Free WiFi
Low score for Amsterdam
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  • Hello, we will arrive late in the night around 01:00 am will there be someone to check us in? Thank you.

    Hi, Yes you are also welcome around 01:00
    Answered on 8 January 2020
  • Can you check in earlier than 1400?

    This depends on availability. If we have free rooms than ofcourse this won't be a problem. If we don't have any room available we also offer the optio..
    Answered on 13 November 2019
  • Do you have free luggage storage for guests please.

    We do. Upon early arrival or after check out feel free to leave your baggage behind at reception
    Answered on 13 November 2019
  • Hi im just asking about if there’s a safety deposit box and a heating kettle in every room?

    Unfortunately, no. But you can get tea at the reception, if requested.
    Answered on 20 October 2019
  • Is this a smoking hotel

    Smoking is not allowed since 2013 in hotels in Amsterdam.
    Answered on 20 February 2020
  • Is there a lift

    Answered on 20 October 2019
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Amenities of The Old Nickel Hotel

Most popular amenities
  • Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Bar
  • Heating
  • Baggage storage
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
Food & Drink
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs € 30 per day.
    • Baggage storage
    • Fax/Photocopying
      Additional charge
    Safety & security
    • Safe
    • Tile/Marble floor
    • Heating
    • Carpeted
    • Fan
    • Family rooms
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Dutch

    House rules

    The Old Nickel Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 3:00 PM to 12:00 AM

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


    From 12:00 AM to 11:00 AM



    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 of all ages are welcome.

    Children 2 and above are considered adults at this property.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are not allowed.

    Maestro Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card American Express Cash ATM card The Old Nickel Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    Please note that due to its central location guests may hear some noise during their stay.

    Please note that the same credit card used for booking the nonrefundable (book now, pay now) package needs to be presented at check-in.

    The reservation must be paid at check-in, not at the moment of check-out.

    During booking, all guests should state their expected arrival time using the Guest Comments box.

    Please note that a children's cot is available upon request, free of charge.

    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 The Old Nickel Hotel

    • The Old Nickel Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • The Old Nickel Hotel is 1,950 feet from the center of Amsterdam. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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

      • Check-in at The Old Nickel Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

      • Room options at The Old Nickel Hotel include:

        • Single
        • Twin/Double
        • Triple
        • Quad
        • Twin