Holland Palette reccomends the following hotels in Holland and Belgium
Apollofirst Hotel**** - Amsterdam
The Apollofirst hotel is a four-star boutique hotel located on one of Amsterdam’s most attractive avenues. Its warm appeal and intimate atmosphere will ensure that you feel at home. This trendy heart of Amsterdam is within arm’s reach of all the hot spots: numerous good, trendy restaurants as well as the famous up-market shopping streets. The Van Gogh museum, Stedelijk museum and Rijksmuseum, the World Trade Center, the Concert building and the RAI conference centre are all within walking distance. The hotel offers comfortable and attractively furnished rooms fitted with all modern comforts for both business travellers and our other guests. The hotel also has a friendly bar with an inviting lounge and a romantic courtyard garden.
Albus Hotel**** - Amsterdam
The 4-star Albus Hotel is located close to the Flower Market and Rembrandt Square. The Muntplein tram stop is a 5-minute walk away and offers direct access to Amsterdam Central Station and the Museum Square.
The restaurant Senses offers meals prepared with local and organic ingredients. Club sandwiches and salads are available for lunch, while international dishes are served for dinner. Exclusive cheeses and wines are offered as well. Albus Hotel Amsterdam City Centre also offers a business area with an internet computer, a Schiphol Airport shuttle service and a bicycle rental service.
Each room in the 4-star Albus Hotel Amsterdam City Centre has a flat-screen TV with a special guest communication portal.
The rooms have a Nespresso machine, design furniture and modern wooden floors. The bathroom has luxurious soap amenities, a rain shower and a bathrobe. Free Wi-Fi is also available.
Amsterdam Tropen Hotel*** - Amsterdam
The Amsterdam Tropen Hotel is located next to the Oosterpark and the Royal Tropical Institute, and close to the shopping district and Dappermarkt, which opens every day. The Waterloo Square, Artis Zoo and Hortus Botanicus are within walking distance. Direct access to the RAI Convention Centre. 80 rooms, direct-dial telephone, cable TV, pay per view films, wireless internet access, toiletries kit, hairdryer, choice of pillows (firm, soft, duvet,…), buffet breakfast, coffee and tea making facilities, safe. Restaurant, cocktail bar, café bar, 5 function rooms (from 4 to 100 people), business centre, laundry service, shoeshine service, car park, shuttle service, medical service, car rental.
Best Western Delphi Hotel***/**** - Amsterdam
The Best Western Delphi Hotel is a 3 / 4 * hotel in the residential center of Amsterdam at 10 minutes walking distance of the Concertgebouw, and Museum Square (Van Gogh museum, Rijksmuseum and Municipal museum of modern art). The hotel is located on a nice tree-lined avenue with many deluxe villas and 10 minutes walking to the best shopping street in town. A direct tramway (stop at a few steps from the hotel) leads to the heart of Amsterdam; Dam square and the central Station. There is a bar and breakfast room at the hotel and the rooms are comfortable with a simple private bathroom.
Casa*** - Amsterdam
Casa is a 3-star hotel is located just outside the historical center of Amsterdam, at 3 minutes’ walk of railway and subway station Amsterdam Amstel Station. From there, trams, subways and trains take you in little time to the main tourist attractions to the airport and other parts of the Netherlands. The hotel features a restaurant, bar and coffee corner. All the rooms have a shower, toilet and telephone.
Dutch Design Hotel Artemis**** - Amsterdam
This modern special design hotal inspired by the famous architect Dudok, was opened in 2005 in a modern new section of Amsterdam West. This new neighbourhood is located between the historical centre and the airport. There is a pleasant restaurant and bar, and a terrace along the canal. Reception with internet services. The hotel has 256 well equipped rooms on 8 floors.
Hotel Estherea**** - Amsterdam
Hotel Estherea is ideally located on one of the most beautiful and quietest canals Singel in the center of the city, only 300 metres from the Dam Square and the Royal Palace. Central Station, the most important shopping streets, museums and theatres are all within walking distance. This hotel is in a quiet area and has classically-styled decor with wooden paneling.
Each of the stylish rooms are romantically decorated and have a private bathroom. Some rooms have a canal view. Guests are able to borrow an iPad free of charge at the front desk during the stay in the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel features an extensive range of choices including bread, toppings, juices and fresh fruit. There are also warm dishes including scrambled eggs, boiled or fried eggs, sausages and bacon.
The hotel serves coffee, tea or hot chocolate free of charge in the lounge with canal view. Furthermore, you can make free use of the wired internet in the lobby, visit the small library and get coloring books for children.
Holiday Inn Express Arena Towers*** - Amsterdam
Holiday Inn Express Arena Towers is located near one of the biggest commercial/shopping areas of Amsterdam, near the Johan Cruyff Arena stadium, the Ziggo Dome and the Afas Live (2 concert halls).
The area counts plenty of shops, bars and many restaurants. The airport is easily accessible in 15 minutes by train, the city centre is also easily reached, within 10 minutes by train/metro.
This new and modern hotel offers a lot of comfort: spacious rooms with airconditioning, free WIFI, flat screen TV with 50 international channels, tea and coffee facilities. Wifi is free in the entire hotel.
NH Amsterdam Centre**** - Amsterdam
NH Amsterdam Centre is located conveniently 250 m from the famous Leidseplein and only a 3-minute walk to the Stadsschouwburg. The hotel is situated in the museum and fashion district and is only a 5-minute walk from both the P.C.Hooftstraat shopping area and Museum Square. Restaurants, bars and theatres can be found nearby and tram services to Amsterdam Central Station are available opposite the hotel.
NH Amsterdam Centre has a bar / lounge where you can enjoy a cocktail or a light meal. There is also a spa with sauna, steam bath and a free fitness centre with personal trainer. The hotel offers free Wi-Fi.
The air-conditioned rooms have hard-wood floors and décor with warm crème colours and bright accents. Complimentary tea/coffee facilities, a minibar and satellite TV come as standard. All rooms have extra-long beds.
NH Collection Barbizon Palace***** - Amsterdam
This 5-star hotel is situated right in the heart of Amsterdam opposite of the Central Station.
With its impressive modern lobby, the historical 17th Century houses and the St-Olofs Chapel conference center it has a very specific atmosphere of Amsterdam.
The hotel disposes of a first class award-winning restaurant, located in one of the historical houses, as is the bar, which is a typical Dutch brown café, open to the general public. There is a brasserie for breakfast and snacks with an indoor terrace, business center, health and Fitness club (closed for renovation) and private mooring (for canal boats). The historical St-Olofs Chapel is connected with an underpass with the hotel and offers not only an ultra modern conference facility, but is also very suitable for tasteful gala dinners
The rooms are partially located in the historical houses incorporated in the hotel and partially in a modern portion of the hotel. Each room is equipped with individual air-conditioning, telephone, hair-dryer, private safe, trouser press, radio and TV and a modern bathroom.
OZO Hotel Amsterdam***** - Amsterdam
The Ozo hotel is 350 m from Bullewijk Metro Station and a 10-minute walk from Amsterdam Bijlmer Arena Train Station. Schiphol Airport is 20 km away.
Featuring a restaurant and a free fitness centre, Ozo Hotel is located in Amsterdam, just 1 km from Amsterdam Arena. This 4-star property offers free WiFi throughout, a garden, and air-conditioned rooms with satellite flat-screen TV.
The modern rooms include parquet floors, a safe, and an electric kettle. Each has a private bathroom with a hairdryer.
Pulitzer Hotel***** - Amsterdam
Hotel Pulitzer is located within 25 interlinked 17th and 18th century canal houses along the famous Keizersgracht and Prinsengracht. Famous attractions such as Anne Frank House, Dam Square and the Jordaan neighborhood are within 15 minutes on foot. Tram stop Westermarkt is 200 metres away. It provides easy access to the rest of the city and Central Station.
Restaurant Jansz. serves simple, but high quality dishes that are inspired by the classic European cuisine. There is also a lounge to relax and a hotel bar. Free WiFi is provided. Each room is unique and characteristically decorated and equipped with a flatscreen tv, safe, coffee and tea amenities and free mineral water. This hotel is completely renovated in 2015 and the course of 2016.