Pros: The location is great, opposite Centraal Railway station and you avoid the added cost and hassle of catching a cab to your hotel. Most tourist spots are within walking distance. Staff was great, they let us check in early and check out late which helped us a great deal. If you want ultimate luxury
Amsterdam Airport has an outstanding shopping area, with many unique and stylish gift ideas on display, from Gouda cheese, to wooden clocks decorated with tulip designs, and merchandise from the world of Miffy (Dutch artist Dick Bruna’s loveable bunny character). Pros: I spent two nights at the NH Barbizon and I only have positive things to say.
The best area to stay in Amsterdam will depend on what you’re visiting for: history and culture, epic nights out or a bit of both. We’ve put together a quick guide to the best places to stay in Amsterdam, and some of our favourite hotels in each area. From the moment of booking online till
This modern 5-star hotel sits in the quiet southern Amsterdam neighbourhood of Oud Zuid, on the banks of the River Amstel. The hotel is a short walk to Amsterdam’s best museums, the Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum and Stedelijk Museum. Back in the hotel you can relax in the lounge or dine in the restaurant. The
The new 122-room upscale lifestyle Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht hotel is superb located in the historic center of Amsterdam, on the site of the former Public Library on Amsterdam’s Prinsengracht. It is the first Hyatt hotel in the Netherlands. The hotel is located 14.5 km from Amsterdam Schiphol International Airport and 1.9 km from the Central
Found in trendy De Pijp, famous for the buzzing Albert Cuyp Market, the easyHotel Amsterdam City Centre South is a modern 2-star budget hotel that’s a short walk from the city’s famous museums. The contemporary-styled reception area is staffed 24 hours a day and staff will be happy to offer advice for exploring this incredible
A stay at the family-friendly Bastion Hotel Amsterdam – Centrum-Noord means you’ll be within easy access of the centre of Amsterdam and attractions such as the NEMO Science Centre and EYE Film Institute. The 3-star hotel features air-conditioned rooms equipped with minibars, LCD TVs and complimentary wi-fi, and guests can also make use of free
“I am so glad that i chose this hotel. the location is so good, it’s just 3 minutes walk from amsterdam amstel metro station, from there you can easily go the city centre. the room was spacious, the staff was so nice. ” Pros: The Hotel Amrath is a jewel among luxury hotels–beautiful architecture inside
The Van Gogh Museum is home to the largest collection in the world of the famous artist’s work and is the most visited museum in Amsterdam. Here you will find his renowned paintings including the Aardappeleters (The Potato Eaters) and Zonnebloemen (Sunflowers). The apt was fully equipped with beautiful artwork and a lovely fresh bouquet of flowers.
Amsterdam has a quirky range of public transport, including traditional tram services that work through the city, numerous buses, and an extensive and efficient train service that runs to outer parts of the city and nearby towns. Thanks to the canals, there are also a range of water-based transport options, but the best way to