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Generator Amsterdam
2 stars

Generator Amsterdam

Mauritskade 57, 1092 AD Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
+31 207 085 600

rate per night


based on 5 341 reviews

Generator Amsterdam
Mon 24/6
Tue 25/6
Room type
Nightly total
Standard Room
Deluxe room
R1 170
Superior room
R1 630

About Generator Amsterdam

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Generator Amsterdam is conveniently positioned for sightseeing, with Oosterpark nearby and the Tropenmuseum within a five-minute walk. It also features bicycle rental, free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception.

There are a variety of amenities on offer to guests of the hostel, such as a library, a games room and luggage storage. In addition, the multilingual staff are on hand to offer assistance.

Generator Amsterdam has 168 air conditioned rooms.

Relax with a drink or enjoy an appetising lunch or dinner at the hostel's on-site café. Those staying at the property can enjoy a varied drinks selection at Auditorium Bar. Oosterbar, the in-house nightclub, also provides international beers, cocktails and international wines.

Generator Amsterdam has private parking on site and is an easy drive from Dam Square, the Van Gogh Museum and Royal Palace at Dam Square. Leidseplein is only an easy drive from the hostel.

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Latest deals for Generator Amsterdam

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Standard Room
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Deluxe room
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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Generator Amsterdam

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • TV
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Internet


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Dustbins


  • Electric kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette


  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Dining table


  • Quiet street view
  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Sofa
  • Lockers
  • Storage available


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower

Things to do

  • Bicycle hire
  • Casino
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Evening entertainment
  • Karaoke
  • Table tennis
  • Night club

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Accessible by lift
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by lift


  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Mini-market on site
  • 24-hour front desk

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service

Family friendly

  • Kids meals
  • Kid-friendly buffet

Media and entertainment

  • TV


  • Desk

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Reviews of Generator Amsterdam

All reviews are collected from real users with a verified booking made with KAYAK or one of our trusted external partners.

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8,0 Very Good
It is a great place to stay, great location, clean, hip vibe, good music, environment and food. My only feedback is someone a staff should always be receiving guest in a friendly manner and guide people around. Also a minimal suggestion is to have at least one complementary towel available at all times.
10,0 Wonderful
Friendly and helpful staff. Clean bathrooms.
6,8 Okay
Cons:Gouging prices on small items, like water.
9,7 Wonderful
Pros:This was my first trip there, and I loved the Generator almost the most. It had a great atmosphere, and everyone I encountered there was very nice. The cafe is fantastic, and a great place to hang out if you have work to do.
Cons:The rooms WERE a bit small, but for the average traveler/backpacker they are totally sufficient. I happened to have quite a bit of luggage with me (it's what happens when I'm traveling for business), and I felt like a total inconvenience to my roommates (even though they swore I was fine). My ONLY complaint with the experience at Generator is that the shower drain was quite clogged, and the shower stall would be filled with water by the second minute.


Mauritskade 57, 1092 AD Amsterdam, North Holland

What's nearby

  • Scheepvaartmuseum1.2 km
  • Joods Historisch Museum1.2 km
  • Rembrandthuis1.6 km
  • Zuiderkerk1.7 km
  • Chinatown1.9 km
  • Red Light District2 km
  • Oude Kerk2 km
  • Nationaal Monument2.2 km
  • Amsterdam Museum2.2 km
  • Begijnhof2.2 km
  • De Dam2.3 km
  • Rijksmuseum2.3 km



Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 10:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Generator Amsterdam

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High season


Average price (weeknight)

R1 110
Cheapest month to stay with an average 27% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 37% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a room at Generator Amsterdam

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Top tips for your stay at Generator Amsterdam

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Generator Amsterdam, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in August and October.
  • The cheapest price a room at Generator Amsterdam was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was R1 448, while the most expensive was R1 448.
  • How long should you stay at Generator Amsterdam? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 6 days.

FAQs when booking at Generator Amsterdam

  • Where is Generator Amsterdam located?

    Generator Amsterdam is located at Mauritskade 57 in Amsterdam-Oost, 2,1 km from the centre of Amsterdam. Scheepvaartmuseum is the closest landmark to Generator Amsterdam.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Generator Amsterdam?

    Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Generator Amsterdam.

  • Does Generator Amsterdam offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Generator Amsterdam offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Generator Amsterdam from the airport?

    Generator Amsterdam is 11,9 km from Amsterdam Schiphol. Generator Amsterdam is 55,8 km from Rotterdam The Hague.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Generator Amsterdam hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Generator Amsterdam in Amsterdam and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Generator Amsterdam and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Generator Amsterdam.

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Good to know

Value for money


Distance to city centre

2,1 km

Nearest airport

Amsterdam Schiphol

Distance to airport

11,9 km