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Completed in 1889 and located in the heart of town, this neo-Renaissance rail station was designed by P.J.H. Cuypers, the same person who designed the famous Rijksmuseum.
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Stationsplein 9, 1012 AB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Centrum
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Reviewed today

Easy to navigate and good signage with helpful staff--BUT keep an eye on your bags as a small one can disappear.....easily...

Thank Michael S
Reviewed today via mobile

The place was so big and having big station there and makes to stay there for a lot of time which makes me having fun

Thank Manish2618
Reviewed today

A beautiful building that is a good landmark to use when visiting Amsterdam. It is easily accessed by train from and to Schiphol Airport and other destinations. Ticket machines are easy to use and there are helpful staff available. Most if not all trams start/end...More

Thank _annsidneyguest
Reviewed today

The area around this station is very nice, and the station itself is great, very organized, and the staff are very helpful.

Thank Marwan Z
Reviewed yesterday

Clean and efficient, with many restaurants and shops. Public tansportation is easy and convenient in the city.

Thank Kevin K
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The old station building is a must see from the inside.. similar architecture as some of the old landmarks in Amsterdam, combined with a new side overlooking the IJ.. both sides of the station are to be checked out, the free of charge ferry boat...More

Thank Anca D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Spent a week in Amsterdam and were in and out of Centraal at least twice a day. Good signage. Easy to locate buses, trains, trams, Metro (subway). Warning, you have to pay to use toiletries. Pharmacy (drug store) located on lower level. Urgent care next...More

Thank tomwT7318XB
Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful train station with architecture so in detail, efficient with staff very helpful and everything running on time. Cafes and shops to get a last minute bite or that gift.We took the Eurostar from Amsterdam to London with a stopover in Brussels.

Thank AKIsaacs
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One pointer if you were to order travel tickets for the upcoming days then this is one place to pick them up. The place is so big Yeah such a beautiful architecture inside. There's different choices of shops and there's always someone playing a lovely...More

Thank LaiSim
Reviewed yesterday

This is a very very old and historic train station. The MOST important thing to remember about it is that you must have a valid ticket to enter and leave the interior station. I fund everyone working here to be so helpful. A nice clerk...More

Thank Queen W
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Centrum
Amsterdam’s buzzing hub, with its sprawling network of
tram rails and a seemingly constant flow of tourists
and commuters, yields convenient access to some of the
best sightseeing, shopping, and street life in Europe.
Closest at hand are the Royal Palace, the quaint shops
of Haalremmerdijk, the pedestrianized zones
Kalverstraat and Dam Square with popular neighborhoods
such as the Red Light District, and the Canal Ring
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Kirt K
25 August 2018|
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Response from Richard K | Reviewed this property |
When you get into the front hall of the airport terminal (following signs to ground transportation), you will see ticket kiosks and crowds of people. You can use either the kiosk, or get in line at the ticket counter... More
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Lee H
23 August 2018|
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Response from esperanza19 | Reviewed this property |
Hello Lee Februari you can visit Amsterdam. Maybe there will be snow and Cold weather. So bring warm clothes with you. 3-4 days or a weekend is ok to visit Amsterdam. Take the Eurostar. But,flyng is cheaper. Look at... More
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Mohamad Zairy I... I
15 July 2018|
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Response from esperanza19 | Reviewed this property |
You can also hotels via TripAdvisor. Or Trivago Or at Stayokay THIS are hostels in the Netherlands. Or training the New Corendon Amsterdam city hotel
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