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 ...

Hotel Die Port van Cleve

Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 176-180
1012 SJ AMSTERDAM
In the heart of Amsterdam Hotel Die Port Van Cleve combines history and hospitality with style and modern comforts. With one look ...

Best Western Dam Square Inn

Gravenstraat 12-16
1012 NM AMSTERDAM
The Best Western Dam Square Inn is a three-star hotel located near the Dam in the centre of Amsterdam. Next to the Dam Square, Roy...

Hotel & Restaurant de Fortuna

Spuistraat 3
1135 AV EDAM
Hotel & Restaurant de Fortuna is a three star hotel, consisting of five restored, 17th century canal houses, built around a quiet ...

Radisson Blu Hotel Amsterdam

Rusland 17
1012 CK AMSTERDAM
The Radisson Blu Hotel is located right in the historical heart of Amsterdam, surrounded by its distinctive canals. Whilst in clos...

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...

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 ...

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...

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...

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 ...

W Amsterdam

Spuistraat 175
1012 VN AMSTERDAM
Located in the heart of Amsterdam, right behind the Royal Palace onDam Square, the W Amsterdam hotel is just steps away from theci...