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Hotel directory A - F

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ADDRESS
The Lancaster Hotel Amsterdam
Adres: Plantage Middenlaan 48, 1018DH Amsterdam
Telefoon: 0031 (0)20 535 6888
Email:info.lancaster@edenhotels.nl

ACCESS
Always look through the spyhole in your door before admitting anyone to your room. If in doubt, please call reception.

ADAPTERS
The voltage in the Netherlands is 220-230V AC. Adapters and transformers are available from the hotel reception. A security deposit of € 5 per item is required for this. This security deposit can be charged to your room bill.

ADDITIONAL HOUSEHOLD ITEMS
For your convenience, small items of equipment, such as an iron and ironing board, are available. Please contact reception about this.

AIRPORT
The hotel is approximately 40 minutes from Schiphol airport. There is a direct train service from Amsterdam Central Station to Schiphol every 15 minutes.

ARTIS
Artis Zoo is opposite the hotel. The main entrance can be found on the Plantage Kerklaan. Artis is open daily throughout the year from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. As well as being a zoo, Artis also has an aquarium, botanical gardens, zoological museum and planetarium.

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BANK
If you wish to use the services of a local bank, the reception in the lobby can provide you with addresses of banks in the area.

BLANKETS
Please contact reception if you need an extra blanket in your room.

BOTTLE OPENER
Bottle openers are available from reception.

BREAKFAST
You can have breakfast in our breakfast restaurant from 7:00 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. during the week. On Saturdays and Sundays, breakfast is served from 07:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.

BUSINESS SERVICES
You can contact reception for fax services, photocopies, tickets, internet, e-mail and sending post.

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CAR HIRE
Please contact reception.

CHECK-IN
See checking in.

CHECKING IN
You can check in from 3:00 p.m. If you would like to use the room before this time, you should book a day earlier.

CHECKING OUT
You should check out at reception in the lobby. The official check-out time is 12:00 noon. If this hour is not suitable, we request that you notify reception. They will be pleased to assist you. If you check out after 12:00 noon, an extra amount will be charged. Please contact reception for further information.

CHECK-OUT
See checking out.

CHURCH SERVICES
A list of churches and times of services can be obtained from reception.

COT
Please contact reception for this. We do not charge for placing a cot in your room (on the basis of availability).

CREDIT CARDS
We accept the following credit cards: American Express, Euro Card, JCB, MasterCard and Visa.

CYCLE HIRE
Please contact reception.

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DENTIST
Please contact reception.

DIET
Please do not hesitate to contact our restaurant staff if you have special dietary requirements. They will be pleased to assist you.

DO NOT DISTURB
Hang the ‘Do not disturb’ sign outside your door if you don’t wish to be disturbed and, if required, ask the receptionist to withhold calls to your room. It is hotel policy not to provide guests’ room numbers to third parties.

DOCTOR
Please contact reception for assistance. A minimum fee of € 100 will be charged if the doctor visits you in your hotel room.

DRINKING WATER
Tap water in the Netherlands is drinkable.

DRINKS
There are coffee and tea-making facilities in your room. You can obtain other drinks and snacks in the hotel lobby.

DRUGS
The use of soft drugs is tolerated in the Netherlands; the use of these in the hotel is strictly forbidden. If you do use drugs in your room, you will be charged a minimum of € 150 in extra cleaning costs.

DRY CLEANING
The Hotel offers laundry, dry cleaning and ironing services, except on Sundays and public holidays. Clothing handed to reception before 09:00 a.m. will be returned at around 9:00 p.m. on the same day. For a complete explanation please refer to the laundry list, which you can find in your cupboard.