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Homely and basic, the Bicycle Hotel is fiercely proud of its sustainable ethos; it is powered by solar heat, has a "green" roof, and uses recycled furniture wherever possible. The miniscule bedrooms are no great shakes in terms of luxury but are spotlessly clean; be warned, however, that the very cheapest rooms (€30) don"t include private bathrooms. A few have kitchenettes for self-catering stays and there are also a couple of triples for families. Amazingly, for these prices, a decent Dutch breakfast of bread, ham, and cheese is included in the room rate. Foolhardy guests who choose to explore Amsterdam by bike can rent cycles for €7.50 per day. There’s no elevator and payment is preferred in cash.