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The Flying Pig Downtown Hostel, Amsterdam

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  • Best Price Online

  • Free Welcome Drink

  • Free Cancellation options


Famous amongst backpackers for its insane party atmosphere and laid-back vibe, it’s no wonder the Flying Pig Downtown was voted Most Popular Hostel in Amsterdam in 2014. Located just minutes by bike from Amsterdam’s main sites and attractions with the Red Light District, Dam Square, Anne Frank House and Centraal Station right on its doorstep, you couldn’t be better located to enjoy the city’s charm.

There’s never a dull moment at the Flying Pig Downtown’s on-site hostel bar where the beer is the cheapest in the city. Make friends in the indoor smoking area by day, and party all night, every night with daily bar events, DJs and a buzzing backpacker vibe.



  • Lockers

  • Luggage storage

  • 24 Hour reception & security

  • Key card access to rooms


  • Hostel Bar

  • Indoor smoking room

  • Bar crawls and other Hostel Events

  • Outdoor Terrace

  • Pool Table

  • Hostel Kitchen


  • Free Welcome Drink when you Book Direct

  • Free Wifi

  • Ready Made Beds

Special Offers

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The Downtown Bar

The hostel bar at The Flying Pig Downtown is all about good vibes. Throwing some of the best parties in Amsterdam meeting new people and making great friends is super easy at our bar. Take part in our daily events, enjoy the cheapest beer in Amsterdam and make the most of the bar until 3am. Backpackers love the laid-back atmosphere by day and the buzzing parties by night. Expect DJs, themed nights, karaoke, pub quizzes, beer pong… Don’t leave Amsterdam before you experienced a real Flying Pig party.

Stay with us and enjoy these deals at our bar:

2 for 1

Selected beers

2 for 1

Selected Spirits


Extra Happy Hour 7pm - 8pm


for 4 Jagerbombs

What you need to know

  • Check in 2pm

    Please provide valid ID (passport or EU ID)

  • Free Cancellation

    Up to 24 hours before your day of arrival

  • Reception

    Open 24 hours a day

  • Questions?

    Please see our FAQ or

Downtown Hostel Location