The Dutchman speaks about to stay

It is all about client reviews and expectations these days. Searching the internet will give you a lot of information, but is it true? As a local specialist I provide objective recommendations. In this blog, I share with you my personal experiences and impressions of hotels I visited.

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Hotel TwentySeven: 16 opulent luxury suites on Dam Square

Amsterdam, March 2018… A dream has come true for entrepreneur and awarded hotelier Mr. Eric Toren. The creation of the ultimate luxury hide-away right in the very heart of the city of Amsterdam. Boutique is a much-used term these days, but with only 16 lavishly decorated suites, Intuitive butler service, wine cabinets in every suite…

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Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam: Sophisticated luxury

Amsterdam, February 2018… Ranked on many prestigious industry listings as the number 1 hotel in Amsterdam, and I can understand why. Sophisticated luxury along the Gentlemen’s canal in the historic center of Amsterdam. Behind the 17th century façade you find polished marble a friendly welcome, elegant bedrooms and where the chefs of the 2-star Michelin…

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Hotel Seven one Seven: home away from home

Amsterdam, January 2018… Always a pleasure to meet up with Mrs. Brita Röhl of Hotel Seven One Seven and no wonder they got awarded by Gault & Millau as Winner hotel of the Year in 2017. The service and individually designed suites is all about personal detail to attention and hospitality to make you feel…

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Wittenberg apartments: where Amsterdam feels like home

Amsterdam, December 2017…There is a growing demand for comfortable apartments, to feel like a local, away from the tourist center and avoiding steep staircases and tiny rooms. The Wittenberg opened its doors on December 4th after a complete renovation in a distinguished building dating back to 1722, alongside the New Keizersgracht canal. An urban retreat…

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Hotel de Sterrenberg: a cozy hotel to wine, dine and relax

Otterlo, October 2017… Just a few minutes away from the Kröller-Müller Museum, you will find Hotel de Sterrenberg. A completely renovated wellness hotel on the Veluwe. It’s a modern and warmly decorated hotel with 44 nature inspired bedrooms. Besides a big indoor swimming pool, an infrared sauna and a professional fitness area, you can relax…

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Alice in Wonderland at Andaz Amsterdam

Amsterdam, October 2017… The city of Amsterdam and the story of Alice in Wonderland inspired the Dutch designer Marcel Wanders to create a luxury lifestyle boutique hotel along one of Amsterdam’s loveliest canals. Every single element in the hotel tells a story; the design, the staff, the open kitchen, the elevator and the rooms. Enjoy…

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Hyatt Regency Amsterdam in botanic Plantage district

Amsterdam, July 2017… An ideal location for both business and leisure travelers visiting Amsterdam. Spacious hotel rooms, inviting open public area’s and a top sustainability rating are the advantages of this newly build hotel. Contemporary, business-like décor mixed with references to neighborhood attractions, like the ‘living wall’ in the lobby with green plants (Botanical Gardens)…

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The first Kimpton lifestyle hotel in Amsterdam: Kimpton De Witt Hotel

Amsterdam, July 2017… This upscale boutique hotel infused with the Californian lifestyle fits perfectly in the cosmopolitan developments and atmosphere of Amsterdam. High quality product and service focused in a laid-back setting to make you feel at home. Soft grey and blue tones with eye-catching contemporary artworks mixed with remains of the two 17th century…

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INK Hotel MGallery by Sofitel

Amsterdam, March 2017… A new lifestyle hotel in the center of Amsterdam with a cosmopolitan ambience. Outgoing staff will welcome you at the open reception desk and makes you feel at home. The atmosphere of this former home of a Dutch Newspapers is still noticeable with here and there an old typewriter, print plates and…

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Ambassade Hotel

Amsterdam, March 2017… If you are looking for a real Amsterdam experience in a stylish classic setting, the Ambassade Hotel is the place to book. Eight interconnecting 17th century merchant houses along the Herengracht right in the center of Amsterdam. Individually appointed rooms with an abundance of antiques (mainly Louis XV/XVI). The library has an…

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