An impressive modern hotel just south of the city centre, this property has excellent facilities and is in an ideal location for seeing the rest of Amsterdam. Tram connections are right on the doorstep and provide direct journeys to Dam Square, Central Station and Leidseplein.
When you choose to book a stay at this hotel, you’ll find that the facilities here are second to none and include room service, banqueting, laundry, an ice machine and secure parking.
Rooms are much larger than in your typical city centre hotel, and benefit from air conditioning, an alarm clock, complimentary toiletries and mineral water, flat screen LCD TV and tea and coffee making facilities.
The business centre is the ideal spot for catching up with tasks from the office. There are meeting rooms, an overhead projector, sound equipment, fax machines and even an exhibition room.
There is also an on-site gym that offers all the latest fitness equipment.
Our top picks close to this hotel
The Dutch Riding School is a wonderful place to take children who love animals. You can just watch other people having lessons, or book your own riding experience in advance.
Why not hire a water bike and explore the city’s canals with a loved one? Though it may seem like a novel idea, it’s a popular way to get around in Amsterdam.
Amsterdam is famous for its love of flowers and nature, so it’s not surprising that the Botanical Gardens are an impressive sight. You’ll find out more about horticulture than you ever imagined, and you’ll enjoy taking the pleasant walk through the grounds.
Recycled Bicycles does exactly what you probably imagine that it does – sells secondhand bikes to those who want to explore more of the city. They also offer a rental service which is by far the cheapest in the area.
For eating out
Razmataz serves up French and Mediterranean cuisine, and there’s always a great selection of specials. In the winter, expect to see hearty dishes such as lamb shanks and fillet of beef. During the summer, the menu comprises of salads and the freshest produce.
Vesper Bar is a stylish cocktail bar that attracts locals and expats who meet here to discuss work projects after a day at the office. The décor is sophisticated and features an impressive collection of James Bond memorabilia.