What to do in Amsterdam?
Take a romantic boat tour or party until dawn. Visit one of the museums. Of course we’re not completely objective, but Amsterdam is a wonderful city with many faces. Here’s some information on where to go.
Location of the hotel
Amstel Corner Boutique Hotel is located in the city center of Amsterdam. The hotel is easily reachable by car, taxi and public transport. Take a walk along the Amstel river or visit one of the following main attractions.
When you say Amsterdam, you say Heineken. Just a three minute walk from the hotel you find the Heineken Experience. Visit the first built brewery in Amsterdam, that has been transformed into a sensational interactive tour through the dynamic world of the beer brand Heineken. For more information, see Heineken Experience.
Fancy going to a museum? The Museumplein is just a ten minute walk from our boutique hotel. Here you find the best museums Amsterdam has to offer, such as the Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum and Stedelijk Museum. This is also the place to go if you’re into classical music, since the Concert Hall (Concertgebouw) is located here as well. Not a fan of art? Amsterdam has about 70 museums, like the Bags and Purses Museum and Sex Museum among others. Don’t hesitate to ask our staff for recommendations outside of the Museumplein.
The big city park of Amsterdam, Vondelpark, is located at fifteen minutes walking distance from the hotel. There’s always something going on here, and with over 10 million visitors each year, the Vondelpark is the most famous park in the Netherlands. Take a stroll, bike around or rent inline skates. Not in the mood for physical activity? We understand, you’re on vacation after all. There are multiple locations to have a drink or something to eat. In summertime there are free performances in the open air theatre. For more information, see Amsterdam Vondelpark.
Rembrandtplein / Leidseplein
Amsterdam has a lot to offer. Named after the famous painter, the bustling Rembrandtplein is less than a fifteen minute walk from the hotel. Visit cafés and other entertainment venues on the square or in the adjoining streets. Also, a bronze-cast representation of Rembrandt’s most famous painting, The Night Watch is displayed on the centre of the square. Join in to bring a little life to the militia company and don’t forget to take a photo.
Boat tour to Volendam, Muiden or other old fisherman’s places
Want to visit the picturesque tourist attraction Volendam or Muiden? Find out why Volendammers are a little different than the average Dutch citizen. Volendam is home to hard workers within a close community. The village has a rich history. The best possible souvenir of your day in Volendam? Dress up in Volendam costumes and get your picture taken in a photo studio. If you’re looking forward to a day on the water and visit old fishermens places, ask the owner for more information.
The recommendations above are only a selection of everything the city of Amsterdam has to offer. Don’t hesitate to ask our hotel staff for more information on what to do during your stay.