Last updated on January 21st, 2020
Spare no costs on the luxury feel with great service and clean accommodation. For any special occasion from birthday to a honeymoon, romantic getaway or even work-related, these are the best hotels in Amsterdam. They have got the thing that would make the guests feel good about their stay despite the expenses. The more expensive a hotel is, the more expectations you get as guest right? Well, here are the 10 hotels ranked as the best in Amsterdam. There is no particular order, but value for money could be considered.
The prices of these hotels would serve as an indication. The prices could be different depending on the date you would book. Looking for something cheaper? Check out these hotels in Amsterdam center below 100$.
Near the Spui at Herengracht, this cozy hotel overlooks the canal. Almost everything is within walking distance in the city, so if you are looking for a premium location 4-star hotel than Ambassade is surely one that you should have a look at. This place offers 56 uniquely furnished suites with a touch of modern luxury. Reading material and literature enough as they own a library inside exclusively for guests. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner to satisfy your gastronomical experiences.
It doesn’t stop here. What guests most mention and enjoy is the excellent service they offer. Their service comes personalized to you. Your requests are very important and taken seriously.
- What does it cost: 170$+ per night and up
- Website: ambassade-hotel.nl
- Directions to the Ambassade Hotel
Luxury Suites Amsterdam
The name already says it, Luxury. This 5-star hotel comes with a concierge service to make your stay as comfortable as possible. This place offers free pick-up from the airport or free parking if you are with your own car. This alone would save a lot of money since parking is now 8.50$ per hour in some places in Amsterdam. For this advantage, you got to book via their website.
With 25 luxury suites varying from 50 to 90 square meters, you can choose to view the Dutch neighborhood or the canal. The expectation you can expect from this Luxury accommodation: personalized help and tailored to your satisfaction. So if expenses are not a worry, go for the penthouse and experience a lavish lifestyle. Because all these fantastic feats The Luxury Suites make it to the list of Best Hotels in Amsterdam.
TIP: For those on the honeymoon or romantic getaway check out the romantic package on their website
- What does it cost: 340$ to 1000$ per night depending on suite/penthouse
- Website: luxurysuitesamsterdam.com
- Directions to Luxury Suites Amsterdam
Besides having one of the best bars in Amsterdam, they have also one of the Best accomodation! Hotel TwentySeven is all but normal. This hotel is on the Dam Square, overlooking the palace and the monument. Their interior design is out of the world. To design such interiors, they have collected premium decorations from far sides of the world.
In short a luxurious extravagant stay that offers a Michelin Star Restaurant for a fine dining experience, one of the best bars for cocktails at the best location of Amsterdam. Their suites vary from 40-245 square meters.
Hotel Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam
At walking distance from Dam Square, this luxury 5-star hotel offers 52 suites. With elegant decoration from French influence, butler service, and a Michelin star restaurant you won’t be short of luxury. With views on the canal, and excellently trained staff focussed on delivering the best service you won’t be disappointed with your stay here. The rooms are from 25-35 square meters, and the suites are 45-100 square meters.
- What does it cost: 355$ and up
- Website all.accor.com
- Directions to Hotel Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam
Andaz Amsterdam, Prinsengracht – A Concept By Hyatt
Nearby this luxury 5-star hotel you can easily reach Leidseplein, Museum Plein and the iconic nine streets. This Hyatt hotel offers a gym accessible 24/7, private video art showroom showcasing about 50 different works. There are 122 rooms and 5 special signature suites. Their smallest suite is 54 square meters. The Prinsengracht suite is 141 square meter full of luxury feel and experience.
This 4-star hotel is located in a Unesco world heritage building. 75 Years ago this was a guesthouse with 12 rooms. Now it has 91 unique rooms and 2 suites. The rooms are 13 square meters then you have the Luxury rooms with 20 square meters these come with or without a canal view. The suites are where you would have all the luxury. Do you need a hotel with a gym, this one has a small gym inside for your workouts. A high value for money factor for the best hotel in Amsterdam.
Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam
The Waldorf Astoria is known to be a 5-star hotel. This particular hotel has the biggest private courtyard in Amsterdam and consists of 6 buildings from the 17th century (renovated) at the Herengracht. With 93 spacious rooms, lofts and suites overlooking the canals or courtyard, you can enjoy luxury service at its finest. The accommodation go from 28 – 123 square meters
- What does it cost: 580$ and up
- Website waldorfastoria3.hilton.com/
- Directions to Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam
Described as a charming 4-star boutique hotel in the city center, this accommodation is walking distance from Anne Frank House. They offer 3 types of rooms: Cosy rooms go from 11-20m square meters, The Luxurious rooms are between 24-30 square meter, these have a view on the garden and canal. Then there are the suites, depending on which one you want, they vary from 25 square meters to 92 square meters.
All stylishly decorated, and daring colors are used to create an atmosphere to make the experience more than just normal.
With rooms ranging from 25-75 square meters, this hotel brings a different concept for its guests. The difference they have is unlimited use of mini-bar, unlimited drinks at the open bar and snacks/bites are the same as well. Great stuff that comes complimentary. The location is also walking distance to Rembrandtplein, and the Kalverstraat for shopping. Many restaurants and bars are nearby.
Book directly via their website to get a discount and special deal.
Last but not least in our list of best hotels in Amsterdam is The Dylan. A luxury 5-star hotel with a Michelin star restaurant, Vinkeles. The service is tailored to the guest for the best possible experience. The location is in the heart of the nine streets of Amsterdam. The rooms vary from 23-45 square meters but the suits go from 55 to 75 square meters. This hotel is very versatile for private dining and wedding parties.
Honorable Mentions for the best hotel in Amsterdam:
Some did not make the top 10 best hotels in Amsterdam but are definitely mention-worthy.
Hotel Okura Amsterdam
Hotel Okura is home to 4 restaurants. Ciel Bleu with 2 Michelin stars and Yamazato with Michelin 1 star. Besides these prestigious restaurants, they have Teppanyaki Restaurant Sazanka and brasserie Serre. This luxury hotel with different types of rooms and suites bring elegance, luxury, and comfort in a Japanese style.
Open to both guests and visitors (without a room in the hotel) is the Twenty Third Bar which is on the 23rd floor. This bar offers a panoramic stunning view of Amsterdam. Romantic, luxurious and combine it with your perfect cocktail, wine or champagne to have an ecstatic evening. This bar opens from 6 pm – 1 am on Sunday to Thursday and 6 pm – 2 am on Friday and Saturdays.
- What does it cost: 265$ and up
- Directions to Hotel Okura Amsterdam
The Hoxton, Amsterdam
With occasional live jazz performance in their lounge/bar, this is an upscale hotel next to the canals. With a favorable location in the city, it’s mention-worthy. It has a relaxed atmosphere for professionals to meet.
- What does it cost: 305$ and up
- Directions to The Hoxton Amsterdam
Tip for A Romantic Getaway
You can always ask a hotel with these prices that your occasion is, for example, a honeymoon or even an anniversary. The services of the best hotels will do their utmost best to accommodate your special getaway. Some hotels do offer a separate extra package. An example is the romantic getaway package from Okura. Any type of room (not a suite) with a duo massage, champagne and that extra that will make your romantic getaway special. Inform any of the hotels on this list if they have something special for a romantic occasion.
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Any other Honorable mentions I should include? Or anything you missed in the top 10? Leave a comment below