5 Most Creative Hotels of Amsterdam

Amsterdam is the city that could win the garland in such categories as the most delicious foods, the most exciting museums, the most beautiful streets, the most impressive architecture and also... the most creative hotels. Many of them will be for you not only a place to sleep, but will become your second home, will make you wanna stay and will fascinate by its inspiring design and creative approach! Excited? We will tell you the names! Read our guide to 5 the most creative hotels of Amsterdam!

1. CitizenM Amsterdam

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A 6-minute walk from the Amsterdam Zuid train station, this glass-sided, tech-savvy hotel is also a 16-minute walk from Amsterdam RAI convention center and 1.8 km from Olympisch Stadiom Amsterdam.

Ultra-modern, soundproof rooms come with free WiFi and movies, flat-screen TVs, unique wall-to-wall beds with plush bedding, and sleek bathrooms with podlike showers, plus international power outlets and tablets for controlling the window blinds and temperature.

Amenities include a hip 24-hour cafe/bar serving casual meals, and a contemporary lobby living room with lounge seating, workspaces, and iMacs for guest use.

2. Lloyd Hotel Amsterdam

This hotel offers unique rooms with free Wi-Fi and features a cultural embassy with free events. Lloyd Hotel is 15 minutes’ walk from the Bimhuis concert hall in the Eastern Docklands area.

Lloyd Hotel & Culturele Ambassade offers a range of rooms from 1-star rooms with a shared bathroom up to luxurious 5-star suites. Each of the rooms includes original features and boasts modern Dutch designer furniture and décor.

The Rietlandpark tram stop is 200 metres away and offers services to Amsterdam Central Station within 10 minutes. Anne Frank House and Dam are both within a 10-minute walk from there. Leidseplein and the Jordaan district can be reached by taking tram 10. Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ is 1.5 kilometres away.

Lloyd benefits from a spacious street terrace and a library. The restaurant focuses on carefully sourced ingredients and serves a range of sandwiches, light meals and an extensive breakfast buffet. There is also a shop selling delicatessen-style foods and designer gifts.

Guests who wish to explore Amsterdam in an active way can rent a bicycle at the hotel and request a packed lunch for their trip.

Zeeburg is a great choice for travellers interested in city walks, architecture and city trip.

3. Hotel The Exchange

Hotel The Exchange is an independent fashion hotel in Amsterdam city centre that playfully weaves together hotel design with fashion in unique rooms ranging from one to five stars.

Flat-screen satellite TV is provided in the rooms at Exchange. Each room has a modern bathroom with a bath tub or shower and there is a separate seating area.

Amsterdam Central Station is only a 5-minute walk from the hotel and offers direct connections by train, tram and metro all over the city. Hotel The Exchange is a 5-minute walk from the shopping street Kalverstraat as well as the Nine Streets area, the Jordaan district, and the Anne Frank House.

The Exchange includes a 24-hour reception, Wi-Fi, a ticket service and a tour desk. Guests can enjoy breakfast all day at the on-site Stock restaurant.

Amsterdam City Centre is a great choice for travellers interested in sightseeing, nightlife and food.

4. Qbic Hotel Amsterdam

Located inside the World Trade Centre, this design hotel offers futuristic rooms with cubic beds, psychedelic lights and free Wi-Fi. The RAI Exhibition Centre is a 15-minute walk away.

Rooms at of Qbic Hotel WTC Amsterdam have extra-long Hästens beds, an open-plan designer bathroom and a working/dining desk. A flat-screen TV with cable channels is embedded in the bed headboard.

Qbic Hotel provides vending machines for snacks and drinks, and guests can make free use of a computer with internet in the stylish lobby. A buffet breakfast is available each morning.

The Amsterdam Zuid Train Station is a 2-minute walk away, and offers access to Schiphol Airport in around 8 minutes. Amsterdam city centre is accessible by tram or metro from Amsterdam Zuid Stop, a 2-minute walk from Qbic.

Zuideramstel is a great choice for travellers interested in city trip, cycling and shopping.

5. Inntel Hotels Amsterdam Zaandam

This 4-star hotel is located in the centre of Zaandam, next to the train station that leads you in 12 minutes to the lively Amsterdam. It offers free WiFi and free access to the wellness with swimming pool and fitness.

The hotel's unique façade is made of nearly 70 stacked typical houses from the area, while each room is inspired by the rich local history and is decorated with historic photos of typical Dutch scenes. It also features comfortable leather chairs and a flat-screen TV.

Every morning a lavish breakfast buffet is served at Restaurant Puur Saen. In the evenings, you can enjoy an extensive dinner or have some drinks at the bar or at the sunny terrace.


So as you can see, there is a great choice! Planning your trip to Amsterdam, be more creative than usually and choose something that will make your staying in this significant city even more memorable!


Kate Makogon
Traveler and adventure seeker. Expert in travelling in Europe. Foodie and art lover. Can't stop wondering the beauty of this world.