historical

Amsterdam has some 800 years of history behind it. The 16th and 17th centuries made a particular mark on the city and it’s this historic period that attracts so much public recognition. But fans of historical architecture and development can also find discover a great number of historic figures and places from subsequent periods.

5 facts about windmills

Windmills are an Old Holland tourist attraction – a quaint symbol of Dutch tradition – and visiting one (or several!) makes for a lovely day out. Did ...

Seven Bridges Hotel

Reguliersgracht 31
1017 LK AMSTERDAM
Seven Bridges Hotel is located in an authentic 300-year-old canal house at the corner of the picturesque Reguliersgracht and majes...

Prinsen Hotel

Vondelstraat 36-38
1054 GE AMSTERDAM
The Prinsen Hotel is a three-star family-run hotel near the Vondelpark, within walking distance of the Leidseplein. The hotel is n...

Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam

Oudezijds Voorburgwal 197
1012 EX AMSTERDAM
Located between the two oldest canals in the heart of the city, Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam has a proud and rich history. F...

Rho Hotel

Nes 5-23
1012 KC AMSTERDAM
The Rho Hotel is a three-star hotel near the Kalverstraat, Dam square and the Munt tower in the centre of Amsterdam. Top attractio...

Hotel Old Dutch

Haven 142
1131 EW VOLENDAM
Hotel Old Dutch is a new three star hotel, situated on the harbour of the small fishing community of Volendam, about half an hour ...

The Manor Hotel Amsterdam

Linnaeusstraat 89
1093 EK AMSTERDAM
The four-star Manor Hotel Amsterdam - Hampshire Eden was opened in June 2011. It is housed in an historic former hospital building...

NH Schiller

Rembrandtplein 26-36
1017 CV AMSTERDAM
The NH Schiller Hotel is a four-star hotel located on the lively Rembrandtplein in the heart of Amsterdam. The hotel is a heritage...

The Times Hotel

Herengracht 137
1015 BG AMSTERDAM
The Times Hotel is located on the Herengracht in Amsterdam, alongside one of the city’s famous canals. The building dates back to ...

Nova Hotel & Apartments

Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 276
1012 RS AMSTERDAM
The Nova Hotel Amsterdam is a friendly, comfortable and colourful three-star hotel in the heart of town. Most of the city’s famous...