Amsterdam is a cultural and business gateway, it is only natural there are many unique, luxury hotels across the city. In most cases, hotels are unique blends of old and new that transcend the usual definitions of hotels. They are neighborhood and historical combinations that give the traveler a unique lodging experience that combines luxury with the nuances and activities in a specific area.
Pillows Anna van den Vondel Hotel
If the museum district is your main focus, then it’s an easy walk through the park from the Pillows Anna van den Vondel Hotel. Situated on a side street, just off the tram line, this intimate hotel is a combination of three classic row houses. Each comfortably deluxe room is uniquely different because of the homes and hallways now link. This boutique hotel has excellent touches and bathrooms, and even art from the owner. The appeal here is you feel like you a guest in someone’s home, not a hotel. The common area serves a breakfast spread in the a.m. and treats and cocktails later in the day with a view of the back of the adjacent houses, and their park-like setting.
NH Collection Amsterdam Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky
If a central hopping point is your best approach, then the hotel which combines both business and leisure in one luxury location is the NH Collection Amsterdam Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky on Dam Square. From the perspective of inclusion, just about every amenity is at this hotel including excellent restaurants, bars, and extensive meeting space. Four hundred fifty-one rooms mean you can determine your own space and amenity needs, and all rooms have rain showers as an example of the little bit extra in each area.
The Conservatorium Hotel
The Conservatorium Hotel in Amsterdam has many accolades for the number one luxury hotel in the Netherlands. Placed in the Museum Square district, the Conservatorium boasts incredible architecture in a landmark heritage building with an elegant, modern design. The Conservatorium has their selection of restaurants, a bar, lounge, and 1,000 square-meter Akasha Holistic Wellbeing spa round out the experience. Nearby Attractions including the Van Gogh Museum, Concertgebouw, Vondelpark and Amsterdam’s most upscale shopping – are a leisurely stroll.
NH Collection Amsterdam Barbizon Palace Hotel
History meets luxury at the NH Collection Amsterdam Barbizon Palace Hotel. This hotel is situated in the old center of the city, comprised of nineteen, 17th-century houses, which were remodeled into a hotel on the inside. The hotel also has a connection to the St. Olof’s Chapel – a 15th-century chapel initially built and used as a church. After years of neglect, it renovated into a congress and event venue, which opened in 1993 further adding to the offerings of the hotel. While the hotel has recently remodeled rooms, it is the luxury combined with the Central Station location that is the real draw to this property,
Hotel De L’Europe
Hit the heights of a European approach to luxury at Hotel De L’Europe which provides a unique historical site on the Amstel river. What sets this hotel apart are the guest rooms. De L’Europe features 111, regally crafted guestrooms and a peerless six-bedroom Penthouse suite. Contemporary amenities and classic design blend with luxurious comfort and the latest connective and entertainment technology. For a further feel of history, iconic Dutch Masters paintings have been carefully replicated to enhance the décor and feel of each room. Additional room comforts include the COCO-MAT beds combined with Arabesco-Carrara marble bathrooms to round out the luxury-stay experience.