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.
NH Amsterdam Centre**** - Amsterdam
This 4 star hotel (which was recently downgraded to 4-star to meet the rules for pharmaceutical congresses) is located at the Leidseplein, the most welcoming square of Amsterdam with theatres, an abundance of restaurants and pubs, and the Casino. Also the Rijksmuseum, and the Van Gogh museum are only a few steps away. The elegant facade of the hotel is fine example of the 1920s Amsterdam style of architecture. The Golden Tulip Barbizon Centre has a pleasant bar, an excellent hotel restaurant and a deluxe Italian restaurant, a health spa with Fitness center and massage parlor.
All the rooms are equipped with air conditioning, double glazing, private bath and shower, hairdryer, telephone, electronic security system, minibar, color TV and an electronic safe.
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.
Park Plaza Victoria**** - Amsterdam
One of the best 4-star hotels in Amsterdam in the very heart of the historic center, opposite the central railway station. Park Plaza Victoria has a cozy bar-brasserie as well as a pleasant modern restaurant. There are various conference rooms, a business center, a small swimming pool, a health club which consists of a beauty center/hairdressing salon, as well as a sauna, Turkish bath and solarium.
All rooms have a private bathroom with toilet and shower and/or bath, radio, TV, direct dial telephone, air-conditioning, minibar, trouser press and hairdryer.
Park Plaza Vondelpark**** - Amsterdam
The Park Plaza Vondelpark Amsterdam is an elegant and modern equipped hotel ideally situated at the edge of the Vondelpark. Within 15 minutes walking distance you will find the Concert Hall and the Museum Square. that offers comfort, cleanliness and friendly service. The bright lobby has comfortable seats and a snack corner, where you can enjoy a cup of coffee and read the newspaper. In the lobby you will also find Internet access. The bar with terrace and fire place opens at 17.00h till 23.00h. All rooms are standard with toilet, bath and/or shower, cable television, heating, ventilator, coffee and tea facilities, safe and hairdryer bathrobes, a sit corner and stereo.
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.