Best Hotels in Amsterdam
Make sure your weekend in Amsterdam is one to remember and book an incredible hotel that you can use as a great base for the weekend.
But there are so many amazing hotels to choose from. It can be hard whittling it down to the best ones for you and your group to book. Which is why we have done all of the hard work for you and put together a list of all the best hotels in Amsterdam. Take your time going through them all and see which would be best suited for you and your group for your weekend stay in the Netherlands capital.
1. Hotel Library
If you are wanting a hotel that is true Amsterdam style then Hotel Library will be the perfect place for you to stay. As the name suggests, this hotel has its own library with floor to ceiling bookcases. The inspiration for this hotel was the central library that is located across from the hotel. There are plenty of rooms within this hotel like double rooms, twin rooms, triple rooms and even quad rooms! And this is the perfect location if you are travelling into the centre from the airport by train as the Amsterdam Central station is only a few minutes’ walk away.
2. The Alfred Hotel
The Alfred Hotel is perfect if you are looking for something that is slightly out of the centre but still close enough to enjoy the buzz of the city. The best thing about this hotel is that if you want to walk into the centre you can enjoy a stroll through Vondelpark. All of the rooms in this hotel are extremely spacious and you will be able to easily spot this hotel due to the greenery that covers the whole of one side of the hotel! Here are the best bars in Amsterdam that you can try during your visit.
3. Hotel Roemer
For a boutique art hotel that is close to the Leidseplien area, you will want to stay at Hotel Roemer. Here you can unwind from a busy day or exploring with their own bar in a courtyard garden, or a stylish lounge. This hotel is perfect if you want to be near the Vondelpark area and all of the best known museums in the city. There are a variety of different rooms you can pick from small doubles to family rooms.
4. Hotel Sint Nicolaas
Hotel Sint Nicolaas is located in the middle of Dam Square and Central Station and is perfect for if you are planning to get everywhere in Amsterdam on foot. Right in the heart of the city centre, Hotel Sint Nicolaas is inside of a historic building. With every booking you can enjoy a free breakfast and free Wi-Fi too. If you are looking for a comfortable stay with all of the main Amsterdam attractions within walking distance, then this hotel will be perfect.
5. Renaissance Amsterdam Hotel
Another hotel that is in the perfect location for all of your tourist needs is the Renaissance Amsterdam Hotel. Here you will be able to enjoy a comfortable and convenient hotel stay right in the heart of the city centre. If you are staying here, you won’t be far away from all of the best attractions and things to do in the city! You will also be extremely close to the nightlife scene in Leidseplein. Check out some of the best clubs in Amsterdam that you may want to try out during your visit here.
6. DoubleTree by Hilton Amsterdam Centraal Station
The DoubleTree by Hilton can provide you with an extremely comfortable stay in Amsterdam. And it definitely stands out from the rest. As well as all of the spacious rooms you will also be able to enjoy all of the dining facilities in the hotel. From a café, grill, lobby bar and even a sky lounge on the 11th floor. This is the perfect place to use as your base when it comes to exploring Amsterdam and checking out all of the famous sights.
7. Park Plaza Victoria
Park Plaza Victoria has extremely historic architecture and inside a contemporary design. And it is in the perfect location only being a 5-minute walk away from Amsterdam Central Station. Inside the hotel there are free Wi-Fi, on-site dining, a gym, indoor pool, sauna and more. So in between seeing all of the amazing sights around Amsterdam there is plenty to keep you busy inside the hotel. There are just under 300 rooms inside this hotel and all rooms have access to all the amazing facilities.
8. Eden Hotel
With 385 different rooms, the Eden Hotel will definitely be able to accommodate you and your group during your time in Amsterdam. This amazing hotel is located right in the heart of the city along the famous Amstel River. The exterior of the hotel is your iconic Amsterdam style with the uneven rooftops and narrow windows. Here you are in an amazing location if you are wanting to make sure you see all the best sights that Amsterdam has to offer. Make sure you read through all of the top attractions in Amsterdam so that you know how to keep yourselves busy.
9. art-otel Amsterdam
The art-otel is a big, grand building that is perfect for all the boutique-style art hotel lovers. Throughout the hotel you will find artwork from Atelier Van Lieshout. Art-otel fuses art and modern luxury throughout the hotel which is what makes it so unique. On-site they have a restaurant, 5&33 where you can enjoy a selection of amazing Mediterranean dishes that everyone will love. This hotel is part of the Radisson Hotels chain.
10. Eric Vökel Suites Amsterdam
Eric Vökel Suites definitely stands out from the rest as it is located in a row of classic Amsterdam style buildings but the apartments themselves are completely glass fronted. There are a variety of different rooms that you can choose from here too. From a penthouse to 1-3 bedrooms. It is located in a perfect place too with the canals just a short walk away and all of the rest of the main Amsterdam sights not too far away either.
11. NH Museum Quarter
The NH Museum Quarter is between one of the scenic canals and the famous Museum Square. With this hotel you only need to stroll 5-10 minutes until you end up at one of Amsterdam’s famous sights. This amazing hotel is only round the corner from the Rijkmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum. This area is also a pretty quiet and peaceful located compared to if you were staying right in the city centre. We also have a list of the best restaurants in Amsterdam for during your trip.
12. Hotel The Exchange
Hotel The Exchange is right in the centre of Amsterdam and is a fashion hotel with a variety of completely unique rooms that each range from 1-5 stars. Each different room is dressed like a model on a runway by young fashion designers from the Amsterdam Fashion Institute. So if you are a lover of fashion yourself and you want to support the young fashion designers then staying in a hotel like this will be perfect.
13. The Bulldog Hotel
Now everyone knows about The Bulldog as a coffee shop in Amsterdam. But did you know it was actually a hotel too? This hotel/hostel is a great place to stay if you want to try out one of the most famous coffee shop brands Hotel! Here you are able to have your own private room or a dorm room where you share with other guests. It’s a great way to make some friends who are all travelling and exploring Amsterdam like you.
14. WestCord City Centre Hotel Amsterdam
If you are looking for a cosy hotel right in the city centre, then the WestCord Hotel might be the perfect choice for you. With a tram stop right outside of the hotel you can get yourself wherever you want in and outside of Amsterdam. All of the rooms are well equipped with air conditioning, rain shower, espresso machines and even a safe. The hotel itself is extremely highly rated and some rooms have a view of the beautiful city.
15. Hotel Mansion
Another amazing boutique hotel right in the centre of Amsterdam. Hotel Mansion is just a short walk away from Amsterdam Central Station which means getting to and from the airport has never been easier. The hotel itself has an extremely elegant décor and all the rooms are modern and spacious. You will also get free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel and you aren’t too far away from all the main tourist areas.
16. NH Barbizon Palace
Right in the heart of the city opposite Centraal Station you’ll find the NH Barbizon Palace, an iconic Amsterdam hotel that has stood in the city for hundreds of years, originally serving as a block of townhouses built in the 15th century. Boasting six floors, this hotel provides all the amenities you’d expect to find for the price, with extras like a Nespresso machine in each room and climate control air conditioning. If you’re looking to add a touch of luxury to your trip and want to be right at the heart of all the action of this exciting city, then this hotel is a great shout.
17. Novotel Amsterdam City
Right next to the Amsterdam RAI Convention Centre to the south of the city you’ll find Novotel Amsterdam City. With amazing transport links just a short walk away, you can head straight into the city via the tram or metro network as well as the train to-and-from Schiphol Airport. At this Amsterdam hotel you’ll find an on-site bar, shop and fitness centre if that’s your thing. With large and spacious rooms with flat-screen TVs and coffee machines, this place is well worth considering if you’re happy to travel in-and-out of the city centre.
18. Hampton by Hilton Amsterdam Centre East
Located in the Eastern Docklands area of the city is Hampton by Hilton Amsterdam Centre East. A popular and well-known chain, this particular hotel offers exceptional quality and service you should expect from free WiFi to hot breakfasts in the morning. With a 24-hour shop on-site as well, you can pick up a drink or snack at any time of the day or night from here. Being only a short walk away from the Rietlandpark tram stop, getting into the city centre is a breeze from here.
19. Kimpton De Witt Amsterdam
A fantastic Amsterdam hotel from the IHG Hotel brand, the Kimpton De Witt is a fantastic location to enjoy your stay in the city, situated right in the heart of the city centre. Featuring bright, spacious and modern rooms, this hotel provides a whole host of amenities and services from 24-hour room service to an on-site bar & restaurant, you’ll also be provided with the basics like free WiFi throughout your stay.
20. Best Western Dam Square Inn
On the doorstep of Dam Square in the middle of the city is the Best Western Dam Square Inn. With single, double and triple rooms available, this spacious and modern hotel boasts fantastic rooms with free WiFi throughout and breakfasts served every morning. If you’re looking for somewhere to stay that cuts out transport entirely, this Amsterdam hotel is a great idea for your next trip.
21. Sofitel Legend - The Grand Amsterdam
The Sofitel Legend Amsterdam Hotel is an exceptional place to stay in the heart of the city, known for its large and iconic outdoor terrace space that makes for a great place to enjoy a drink & bite to eat in the sunshine! With bright and modern rooms inside, this 5-star Amsterdam hotel cuts out the need for public transport, being situated just a few minutes’ walk away from Dam Square and the Royal Palace.
22. Radisson Blu Amsterdam City Centre
With standard, superior and premium rooms to take a look at, the Radisson Blu Amsterdam City Centre hotel is another ideal place to stay in this wonderful city. Situated just across the canal from the last entry on this list, you can expect to be right at the heart of all the busyness of the city centre and all it has to offer, getting rid of the need to travel in-and-out of the city each day. With rooms stocked full of amenities, you’ll also find an exceptional restaurant and bar on-site, so if you fancy a drink or a bite to eat before heading out for the day, you can do it all here after a great nights sleep.
23. Hotel Hermitage Amsterdam
Situated between the Amstel river opening and the city’s Botanical Gardens is the Hotel Hermitage Amsterdam. Housed in a stunning 18th century building, this place is well worth considering for your stay in the city, being situated close to the Keizersgracht tram stop which will take you straight into the city centre. With breakfast served every morning and providing amenities like free WiFi for guests, you can also rent classic Dutch bikes from here to make your visit a truly authentic experience!
24. Holiday Inn Express Amsterdam - City Hall
A brilliant budget hotel, the Holiday Inn Express at Amsterdam City Hall is your best bet if you’re looking to stay right in the middle of all the action of the city without breaking the bank. Situated in the Jodenbuurt area to the east of the city centre, there are a number of local bus stops around the hotel that can take you into Dam Square and the Binnenstad area. Just like you’d expect in the UK, this hotel provides a morning breakfast for guests as well as the essentials like hotel-wide free WiFi and tea/coffeemaking facilities in each room.
25. Hard Rock Hotel - Amsterdam American
A world-renowned hotel and café chain, the Hard Rock Hotel Amsterdam features stunning rooms with a nod to the rock n’ roll heroes of history. With walls lined with interesting memorabilia and artwork, this stunning Amsterdam hotel is the perfect place to stay if you’re a big fan of the brand. In terms of location, you’ll find this hotel right on the doorstep of the Vondelpark, one of Amsterdam’s best open green spaces. On the reverse side of the hotel is the Leidseplein, a cool and vibrant public square with lots to do and see.
26. Leonardo Hotel Amsterdam
Overlooking the Rembrandtpark to the west of the city, Leonardo Hotel Amsterdam is best known for its huge rooftop terrace, perfect for enjoying with your mates on a hot summers day with a few drinks and a bite to eat, offering unparalleled views of the city and beyond. Situated next to the Adm. Helfrichstraat tram stop, you can jump on the number 13 and head straight into the city, with the last stop being Leidseplein. The hotel itself offers a whole host of amenities to keep you happy, from 24-hour room service to an on-site fitness centre and flat screen TVs in each room.
27. Amsterdam Marriot Hotel
Just a short walk from the Vondelpark and the Hard Rock Hotel you’ll find the Amsterdam Marriot. An iconic hotel chain known around the world for its high-quality rooms and service, this Amsterdam hotel is well worth considering if you’re looking for great amenities and a touch of luxury on your trip. Featuring bright, spacious and modern guest rooms, there are a number of options to choose from including rooms with balconies to enjoy during the summer months. With a bar on-site and a grill restaurant as well, you won’t be stuck for a bite to eat and/or a drink before you head out on a busy day exploring Amsterdam!
28. Hilton Amsterdam
With two hotels in the city, the Hilton Amsterdam on Apollolaan can be found just south of the Vondelpark. With excellent transport links to the city centre, you’ll find the Emmastraat tram stop just a short walk from here. With a large garden space backing onto the Amstelkanaal, this hotel is the perfect place to enjoy a bite to eat and a few drinks in the sun before heading out into the city. With a cocktail lounge and Italian restaurant on-site, this place is the perfect hotel to stay at if you’re looking for a hint of luxury with your stay.