This backpackers hostel is located directly next to famous Vondelpark, just an 8-minute walk from Leidseplein. The Flying Pig Uptown features a 24-hour front desk and a bar.

Most of the dormitory rooms come with bunk beds and shared shower and toilet facilities. Some rooms have an private bathroom.

There is a breakfast buffet available each morning at The Flying Pig. You can enjoy a drink in the hostel’s bar, which also has a smoking room. There is a wide variety of cafes and restaurants in the direct surroundings.

Museumplein is a 5-minute walk from The Flying Pig. From the tram stop there you have direct links to the Canal Belt, Rembrandtplein, Dam Square and Amsterdam Central Station.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.7 for a two-person trip.

The Flying Pig Uptown has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Mar 18, 2013

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Amsterdam, this property has an excellent location score of 8.8!

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Vegan, Buffet


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
2 bunk beds
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Property questions and answers
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  • Are sheets and towels included?
    We always make every bed with fresh linen, pillow and a duvets. For the towels we ask a €3 euro deposit that you get back once you hand in the towel.
    Answered on 9 September 2019
  • Can I use my own sleeping bag?
    No need! We provide every bed with fresh linen, duvet, sheets and a pillow!
    Answered on 9 September 2019
  • Hi, I stayed with you last year in September, I have a stop over for 8 hours in Amsterdam. Can I pass by an drop my luggage in your locker room?
    If you are not staying in the hostel you are not allowed to store your luggage there. The hostel is only available for the guests that are actually st..
    Answered on 15 July 2022
  • Hi, I am hopeful that you still have a cat, can you please confirm
    Hi There! Thanks for reaching out. There is no longer a cat in the Hostel. Sanchez is enjoying his retirement in a peaceful home these days :) Kin..
    Answered on 11 February 2022
  • Do you have planned events or activities?
    We have all kinds of events going on during the week. From beer-pong to pub quizzes and staff & guest dinners. Always ask reception if there is anythi..
    Answered on 9 September 2019
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Amenities of The Flying Pig Uptown
Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Shower
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Live music/Performance
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Bar crawls Additional charge
  • Ping-pong
  • Pool table Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage Additional charge
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Adults only
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Dutch

House rules

The Flying Pig Uptown takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

11:00 AM - 11:30 PM

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

Check-out

1:30 AM - 10:30 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

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

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking for more than 9 people, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa The Flying Pig Uptown accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that group bookings of 9 people or more can not be accepted at this property.

Please note the property cannot accommodate children under the age of 18 (see policies).

A deposit/full payment to the credit card used to book is always required at this property prior to arrival.

Flying Pig hostels are part of the St. Christopher's Hostel group.

A form of Photo Identification is required upon check in. Accepted forms are a valid passport or national ID card. Driving licenses are NOT accepted.

Please note that this property can provide lockers for storing your belongings. You can either bring a padlock in order to lock them, or you can buy one at the reception for EUR 3.50.

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

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

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 Flying Pig Uptown

  • Check-in at The Flying Pig Uptown is from 11:00 AM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

  • The Flying Pig Uptown is 1.1 miles from the center of Amsterdam.

  • The Flying Pig Uptown offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Pool table
    • Ping-pong
    • Bar crawls
    • Bike tours
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Walking tours
    • Live music/Performance
    • Happy hour

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

  • Guests staying at The Flying Pig Uptown can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.1).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Buffet