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Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden ★★★★

Leidsekade 97 - 1017PN - Amsterdam, Nederland | info.american@hampshire-hotels.com |
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A hotel with a rich history

Amsterdam American Hotel – Hampshire Eden has a rich history. In 1882, the first hotel guests stayed at this unique location on Leidseplein. The current building dates from 1902 and is a wonderful example of Jugenstil. Right at the centre of this national monument is Café Americain, the hotspot where (hotel) guests and Amsterdam residents enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner.

Step outside the Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden and you find yourself at the heart of cultural life in Amsterdam. On and around Leidseplein, there are numerous cafés and restaurants, clubs and theatres. The three most important museums in the city are also within walking distance: the Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum and the Stedelijk Museum.

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Shopping, dining, art, culture and relaxation

The Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden is located in the heart of Amsterdam. All you have to do is step outside and you are in the middle of Leidseplein. The perfect starting point for some serious shopping, lunch and dinner, or for art, culture and relaxation:

Museums
Find inspiration in the Van Gogh Museum. This is the only place in the world where there are so many paintings by Vincent van Gogh on display together. The regular collection comprises over 200 paintings, 500 drawings and over 750 letters. The Stedelijk Museum is the MoMA of Amsterdam. Prime pieces are The Beanery by Edward Kienholz and works by Kazimir Malevitsj, Matisse, Het Bauhaus and De Stijl. Besides Rembrandt's Nightwatch, the Rijksmuseum also has masterpieces by Johannes Vermeer and Frans Hals.

Theatre
See a show at the DeLaMar Theatre, the Stadsschouwburg or Theater Bellevue. During the summer from June to September, you can see free shows - cabaret, music and dance - in the Vondelpark Openluchttheater.

Pop podiums
For pop concerts, you can visit the famous pop temples Paradiso and De Melkweg.

On the water
See the city of Amsterdam from a totally different angle and take a tour boat or water taxi.

Public transport
The Location offers an easy access to the public transportation. The airport bus 197 stops right at the doorstep of the hotel, which makes it easy to make your way from Schiphol for about €5,-. 

 

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Rooms, rates & package deals

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Classic American Room 20-30 sqm | twin, queen or king bed | non smoking | airco | Wi-Fi | coffee/tea facilities | minibar | safe | bath/shower combi Check availability

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Deluxe American Room 30-35 sqm | twin or king bed | non smoking | airco | Wi-Fi | coffee/tea maker | minibar | safe | bath/shower combi Check availability

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Junior American Suite 35-45 sqm | king bed | non smoking | airco | Wi-Fi | separate seating area | coffee/tea facilities | minibar | safe | bath/shower combi | Check availability

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Evenementen

Evenementen

Amsterdam

7 september 10:00 - 17:00 uur

Amsterdam

13 september - 14 september 09:00 - 17:00 uur

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Facilities

Facilities

  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Green Key Gold
  • Terrace
  • Sauna
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Meeting rooms
  • Room service
  • Cycle hire
  • Lift
  • Fitness facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Child-friendly

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Airport Transportation

Airport Transportation

After arrival at Schiphol Airport you just want to check-in at your hotel as fast as possible. We recommend the following transportation options to get as quick as possible to Amsterdam American Hotel – Hampshire Eden

Car
Paid parking is available on the Leidsekade or in the parking garage Byzantium which is approximately 200 meters walking distance. €2 per 20 minutes, €68 is the maximum day rate.

Public transport
Go to Amsterdam Central Station by train (15 minutes). Take tram number 1, 2 or 5. They stop just in front of the Amsterdam American Hotel – Hampshire Eden at stop “Leidsesquare”

Tip: Amsterdam Airport Express (bus) departs from platform B9 in front of the main plaza. At this location you will find service hosts and a service desk. A one-way tickets is € 5,00. There are also options to buy a return ticket € 10,00 or a 24 hour ticket for all the Amsterdam area € 13,50. Travel time until the Amsterdam American Hotel is approximately 30 minutes. Read more here

Taxi
Do you support a green planet? Use Taxi Electric for a comfortable and sustainable ride to our hotel. All cabs from Taxi Electric are equipped with Wi-Fi. So sit back and read a newspaper or surf the internet while our driver brings you smoothly and at a fixed rate to the Amsterdam American Hotel – Hampshire Eden.

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The famous Café and Bar Americain

The famous Café and Bar Americain

Café Americain
A phenomenon in Amsterdam and far beyond. Café Americain is a well known meeting place for writers, artists, performers and locals. In the beautiful art deco interior, you can enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner. In fine weather, the spacious terrace is a beautifully sheltered spot.
Every Saturday, you can enjoy Afternoon Tea with sandwiches, scones, bonbons, biscuits and a pot of special tea. Every Sunday, there is a Jazz Brunch with live music, good food and a relaxed lazy Sunday feel.

Bar Americain
No hotel bar in Amsterdam has welcomed such an eclectic mix of international stars as Bar Americain. Many famous guests have ordered a Lemon Jack or Sunset Amore here. Because cocktails are a house speciality. Not surprisingly, the bar is a hot spot for cocktail loving Amsterdam. Shaken or stirred, it's your call.

The famous Café and Bar Americain

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Reviews

Reviews

76% of the travellers recommend this hotel. Based on 1.285 reviews
  • Excellent
    417
  • Very good
    553
  • Average
    195
  • Poor
    81
  • Terrible
    39
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GreenLeader
Sydney, Australia
4 of 5 stars
02-09-2014
“Great location, excellent staff and springy bed!”

Generally speaking the hotel is on a fantastic location - within easy walking distance of major tourist attractions. We had a room on the fountain/frontside, and be noise from the trams etc wasn't too bad. The decor was late-90's; however, little time was spent in the room due to sight-seeing. The only downside was that you couldn't swing-a-cat on the bathroom! Also, all front-desk staff were exceptionally helpful (even at 4:00am when checking-out for an early international flight!)
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 of 5 stars
Business
01-09-2014
“Great Location, spacious rooms, humid rooms”

I stayed there in June. Check in was relatively fast and easy. Room was on the 1st floor, spacious and well equipped. Humidity could be felt in the room either due to the carpet or AC system. Value for money was exceptional, I would stay there again, although not my hotel of reference
Liverpool, United Kingdom
 of 5 stars
Couples
30-08-2014
“Amazing, highly recommend”

We did have concerns about our booking after reading some of the reviews on here but we were absolutely delighted with the hotel and the staff. We had read that the décor was outdated but I am not sure what people actually expect... the rooms were spacious, modern and exceptionally clean. The housekeeping staff were efficient and discreet as were the front of house staff who were also friendly and informative. The hotel is in a great location for all aspects of touring Amsterdam, museums, parks etc, etc. We have already booked to return early next year for my partners 40th birthday and we cannot wait to return to this great hotel! Thank you to all of the staff for being so accommodating during our stay. We will be recommending this hotel to all of our friends and family.
Owner Response of Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden
Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay and your review posting. It is rewarding to see that you use this medium merely as a supporting tool to reach a well-balanced booking decision. It goes to show that an independent choice usually works out better than relying on other comments only. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the beginning og 2015. With best regards,
Gibraltar
 of 5 stars
Couples
30-08-2014
“Great Location & staff”

The hotel is in a brilliant location - transport links to all over town & the airport from right outside the hotel. Restaurants are just across the street and its within easy walking distance to vondelpark, canal cruises & the museums. Dam square is a short tram ride away and to be honest I'm glad I didn't stay down that end of town as it was heaving with toursits . Staff at the eden are lovely , very welcoming & non-intrusive . The room they gave us was huge, beautiful and very clean
Owner Response of Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden
Dear Guest, Thank you for your visit and your review posting. The team is very proud that they were able to provide the service and attention that resulted in such a satisfactory stay. We hope to see you back. With best regards,
Saratoga Springs, New York
 of 5 stars
Couples
30-08-2014
“Great Location”

This is a classic hotel right on one of the canals. Nice rooms. Ours overlooked the canal and was quite quiet. Breakfast buffet was rather expensive, but excellent quality. The hotel is near a wide variety of restaurants, and walking distance from Anne Frank House and several museums.
Owner Response of Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden
Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay and your review posting. Good to read that you regard our hotel as very suitable and convenient. Regarding your opinion on breakfast, we are interested to hear what you compare it with, in order for us to analyse that. With best regards,

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Meetings in the heart of Amsterdam.

Meetings in the heart of Amsterdam.

Everything has been provided for business travellers to make their stay as pleasant as possible. Relaxing after work or finishing off some business - it's all possible. For guests, there's free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, extensive 24 hour room service, express check out, business TV channel (English) and a business centre. Public transport leaves right in front of the door; there's a standard rate for the taxi to Schiphol Airport. Relax in the free gym and sauna.

Café Americain can be exclusively hired for a dinner, fashion show, product presentation or reception for a maximum of 330 guests. For business meetings, there are four stylish banqueting halls. Three of these can be interconnected. In the various rooms, you can host a meeting for a maximum of 110 people, dine with 125 guests and give a party for 225 people.

Bigger congress or event?Watch our video below.

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Attractive Meeting Deals from €55,- per person

Hampshire Hotels has compiled a number of attractive meeting deals for you. All required services are included and the price is per person. Nice and simple!

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Meetings in the heart of Amsterdam.

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Tie the knot in a wedding boat.

Tie the knot in a wedding boat.

Your wedding day should be unforgettable and above all hassle free. This is one of the most important days of your life and also one of the best. That’s why it's very important that all your wishes are taken into account, from the ceremony to the wedding night, so that, together with your family and friends, you can enjoy the day to the full. Hampshire Hotels are happy to help you organise your wedding right down to the last detail. You can for example use one of the attractive rooms with a view over the Singelgracht or the famous Café Americain. It is also possible to tie the knot in a ‘wedding boat’ that leaves from the jetty.

Official wedding venue : Yes
Maximum number of reception guests : 330
Maximum number of dinner guests : 230
Maximum number of party guests : 330
Outdoor party possibilities : 400
Bridal suite available : Yes
Number of rooms : 175
Entertainment management service : Yes
Wedding cake service : Yes
Flower-arranging service : Yes

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