Holiday Inn Express - Budget chain offers high standard accommodation
for a reasonable price - advance rates sometimes available from just under €100.
Comfortable, spacious rooms with free WiFi internet and a free continental breakfast.
Amsterdam has 2 quite new and well-rated 'HIX' hotels.
Sloterdijk is located right next to Amsterdam Sloterdijk station, giving easy
train access to Schiphol airport (10 mins) and Amsterdam Central (5 mins). Tram
12 takes you to the city's museum quarter. The hotel's surrounding area is an
office district with not much shopping/easting out - however, it's a solid choice
for those wanting the convenience of an easy luggage journey.
South is just over 1km south from Amsterdam Zuid station, itself just 7 minutes
train from Schiphol airport. Around the corner from the hotel is a Jumbo supermarket
and the van Boshuizenstraat tram/metro stop for travel to Amsterdam Zuid
and the city centre. It has earned excellent reviews and is also a choice for
Amsterdam RAI convention attendees.
- The futuristic and highly rated pod-style hotel chain which originated in Amsterdam
but now expanding internationally. The rectangular shaped rooms (14 m2) contain
a king bed, rain shower, touch screen Mood Pad control, free WiFi and movies.
Lounge/lobby area has iMac terminals, hip designer furniture and a 24 hour bar.
Advance rates can be found from about €80. There are 2 CitizenM properties
Amsterdam Airport is 230 room hotel located at Schiphol airport itself, literally
a few minutes covered walk from the terminal hall. A great option for those on
early flights or short stays in Amsterdam, which is 15 minutes by train from the
airport. Check our Citizen
Amsterdam City - This 215 room CitizenM hotel is found in a residential area
near Amsterdam Zuid station (5 minutes walk) - also very convenient for Amsterdam
RAI. Tram 5 takes you to the museum quarter and city centre.
hotels attract a modern crowd, rooms are small and can be intimate with both shower
and toilet in the middle. They are probably more suited for younger couples and
single travellers. Note, baby cots are not offered.
Apollo Hotel - Large 446 room hotel located near Rembrandt Park on the outskirts
of western Amsterdam.
Free shuttle minibus from airport, €5 charge for return journey - do reserve
ahead as seats are limited. Stylish, well-appointed rooms with free WiFi. Tram
13 runs into the city centre (15 minutes) or a 45 minute walk. High floor city-facing
rooms plus 17th floor Skybar offer great views of Amsterdam. Advance rates from
400 - Large and modern budget hotel (520 rooms) located in the south of Amsterdam,
a few minutes walk from Amstel station and Eurolines bus terminal.
Pleasant 15 minute walk into De Pijp neighbourhood along the river Amstel. The
rooms are clean, basic yet comfortable with free WiFi. The hotel has a large lobby,
bar/restaurant and underground parking. You should be able to secure rates (excluding
breakfast) under €100.
Larende - Small, contemporary family-run hotel-restaurant on De Clercqstraat
in the west of Amsterdam - accessible by tram 12/13 or a 20 minute walk to the
Hotel has 14 quiet, comfortable and warmly decorated rooms, all with lift access.
Guests get a 10% discount at the in-house pizza restaurant. With friendly and
professional service, rates include free WiFi and buffet breakfast, this is an
excellent choice. Singles start at around €85, doubles from €120.
Hotel Museum Square - Small 36 room contemporary hotel run on sustainable
and eco-friendly principles.
on De Lairessestraat not far from Vondelpark, Concergebouw and Museumplein. Free
WiFi, pleasant hotel garden, organic breakfast available at extra charge. Rates
vary depending on time of year, advance rates in the off-season can be found as
low as €60.
Aalders - Located in a quiet street (Jan Luykenstraat) in the heart
of the museum quarter and a short walk from Vondelpark and Leidseplein.
Comfortable family-run 3-star hotel with 28 rooms - ranging from singles to 4
bed family rooms. Breakfast is included and free WiFi internet is available. The
house is a fine example of early 20th century Amsterdam architecture and retains
many charming features. Rooms can be found for under €100 if booking in advance.
The Neighbour's Magnolia - Another quiet and small family-run hotel - the
popular Magnolia is located on Willemsparkweg (tram 2 runs here) just a
stone's throw from Vondelpark and close to the museum quarter.
The 18 rooms are all tastefully decorated and stays include continental breakfast
and free WiFi internet. Smaller rooms start at around the €100 mark - there
is a family room with large balcony and also a penthouse roof appartment which
are both great in the summer.
V Frederiksplein - 'Hip' independent hotel with smallish doubles which start
from €80-€110 and includes continental breakfast and free WiFi.
and knowledgeable staff, small lobby lounge with fireplace, free coffee and tea.
Located on Weteringschans (tram 4) - just south of the centre near Utrechtsestraat
and the De Pijp district but within easy walking distance of Amsterdam's main
Hotel - Located on Raadhuisstraat close to Westerkerk and the Anne
Frank House, a quick walk to Dam Square area.
The Nadia has 48 compact rooms decorated in a quirky style, continental breakfast
is included and free WiFi internet available. Note, like many Amsterdam properties
it has a very steep staircase with no lift!
Hotel - No-frills budget chain has an 80 room, 4-floor Amsterdam hotel in
the De Pijp district.
Rooms are very basic and you need to pay for extras such as room cleaning, air
conditioning, TV and WiFi. Shower/toilet in the middle of the room. Could suit
young budget travellers who just need a bed to crash. Probably value if securing
the very lowest room rates (from €50, sales may be a little cheaper) but
remember the extras.