The Best Hotels Central Amsterdam Has to Offer – Hipmunk City Love

There is no shortage of attractions and activities to distract you in Amsterdam. From the tours weaving through the Netherlands capital’s canals, the many museums, either local landmarks like the Van Gogh museum, or the imported Madame Tussaud in the heart of the city, to the restaurants and coffee shops scattered along the waterways offering the local Amstel or cherry beer or apple pie, or even the infamous Red Light District, everything will tempt you. Whatever you might prefer, finding cheap Amsterdam hotels that keep you close to where the action is, that’s an objective that should be high on your list. To help you out, here’s our list of the top hotels in the heart of the city to choose from:


DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Amsterdam Centraal Station

As the name says, the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Amsterdam Centraal Station is located right next to the Central Station, close to all the major tourist spots. Just cross the street to hop on the boats that tour Amsterdam’s canals. You will enjoy luxurious, spacious rooms in the heart of the country’s capital, all at a budget-friendly rate. 

WestCord City Centre Hotel Amsterdam

Although rather small, the WestCord City Centre Hotel is trendy and chic, and right in the middle of this colorful city. Right next to the Royal Palace, surrounded by cafes and restaurants, this hotel is perfect to start exploring the city of Amsterdam. If science and the sea are your passions, then this hotel is a great choice, as the Science Center NEMO and the National Maritime Museum are close by.

Okura Amsterdam Hotel

If you want to explore Amsterdam in style, then the Okura Amsterdam Hotel is definitely the right fit for you. This five-star stay will spoil you with its indoor pool, spa, sauna, and jacuzzi. It’s also close to all major tourist attractions and its De Pijp location guarantees you can sample all the best and tastiest in Amsterdam’s ethnic cuisine.

The Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam

Another stylish stay, the Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam is a Dam Square area spotlight. Luxrious and grand, this historic landmark has been a convent, hospital, and city hall before becoming the popular hotel it is today. The hotel appeals to travelers with refined tastes and an interest in wine, cigars, history, and books, as guests can spend time in the venue’s library.

De L’Europe Amsterdam

When it comes to being pampered, no hotel in the central area of Amsterdam can reach the standards of the De L’Europe Amsterdam hotel. Everything from a private jetty for guests, Turkish baths, the pool, the spa, to the 2-Michelin-star Bord’Eau will delight your senses.

The Convent Hotel Amsterdam – MGallery Collection hotel 

History buffs will adore their stay at the Convent Hotel Amsterdam – MGallery Collection hotel, a former monastery and printing house turned high-end venue for business and leisure tourists. Showcasing different Dutch architectural styles in the three adjoining buildings that form this hotel, it’s perfect to see the tourist attractions or spend a romantic giveaway in Netherlands’ most vibrant city.