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InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We came for a long weekend and did not want to leave. The staff, if a bit stuffy and lacking personality, were highly professional and provided to our every whim. The hotel itself is beautiful and exudes a truly grand presentation. It's stunning. Our room (403) was perfect. It was on a corner, top-floor, and had three large windows over...

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Anita B, General Manager at InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam, responded to this review

Dear guest, I really appreciate the fact that you took time to share your experience in our hotel. I am glad to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you didn’t want to leave our hotel, a true compliment. In addition, it is great to learn that you enjoyed your spacious corner room with all its facilities....

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel definitely has a wow factor. It's a gem. From the minute you come to the door steps you are welcomed by a friendly and welcoming door porter. Your luggage is taken care of while you check in. Reception staff are very professional and helpful. Great knowledge about the hotel. Rooms are fabulous and well designed. The most important...

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Anita B, General Manager at InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam, responded to this review

Dear guest, First of all I would like to thank you for taking the time to write this wonderful review about your experience in our hotel. It is a pleasure to read that you received professional and helpful service, from the moment you arrived until the moment that you had to leave our hotel. All our staff members take great...

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

My partner and I stayed at the hotel for one night during a weekend break in Amsterdam. It's a truly classic 5 star experience - a stunning hotel located right on the riverfront. It's by no means a modern hotel, but instead it offers a more classic, grand, elegant experience. The rooms are spacious and finished to a high spec...

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Anita B, General Manager at InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam, responded to this review

Dear guest, I really appreciate the fact that you took the time to write this wonderful review. It fills me with joy to see that you enjoyed your stay in our historical hotel and that you liked the classical, grand atmosphere. Also I am happy to learn that you enjoyed your spacious room, its facilities and the location. Indeed the...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Marvelous hotel at convenient location. Quiet and beautifully decorated lobby. Friendly and very helpful staff. All necessary facilities and amenities are available. Stable, Free and fast WiFi. Large rooms with Comfortable beds and nice bathroom. I suggest changing the seating and closet furniture to more handy and stylish ones. Install smart tv and smart lighting control. Restaurants serve delicious food...

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Anita B, General Manager at InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for writing this review about your stay at InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your time at our hotel and that you received friendly and helpful service from our team and I will definitely share your compliments with them. Also your enthusiasm about the spacious room and its...

Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a Spire Elite member of the IHG Group I have stayed at numerous 5* properties......this hotel was without doubt one of the finest I have stayed at. From the complimentary champagne and cakes for my wife's belated birthday to the overall level of service, simply won't be forgotten. Highly recommended and I'll certainly be re-visiting!

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Anita B, General Manager at InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam, responded to this review

Dear guest First of all I would like to thank you for your review about your stay in our hotel. It is great to see that you chose our hotel to celebrate your wife’s birthday and that both of you enjoyed it. Being one of the finest 5 star properties where you have ever slept in is for us a...

Taylorsville, Utah
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel and staff was nothing but incredible. We loved every minute. It was hard to go out and explore Amsterdam when the hotel was so great! We had an espresso machine in the room, a great bath tub and shower, tons of space and a large comfortable bed. The pool area was beautiful with anything you could need. It...

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Anita B, General Manager at InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your beautiful review about your visit to InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam. It is a real pleasure to learn that you enjoyed every minute of your stay and that it was a real challenge to leave to hotel for sightseeing activities due to the comfortable location, the facilities and service provided by our team, a...

Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you've read any of our previous reviews, you know that we enjoy the IHG line, especially the top tier Intercontinental and Crowne Plaza properties. The Amstel is an Iconic property currently celebrating it's 150th anniversary. Service from start to finish was first rate! The Amstel service ranks with the best IC properties we've enjoyed, to include the Cannes Carlton...

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Anita B, General Manager at InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for sharing you experience of your stay in our hotel. On the 26th of April in 1866 the first brick of the historical building was laid and the hotel opened exactly one year and one day later, at the 27th of April one year later, so the hotel is indeed celebrating its 150th jubilee...

Nicosia, Cyprus
Reviewed 1 week ago

The moment you walk into the lobby of the Amstel Intercontinental you realise why the Dutch Monarchy uses it as a kind of reception annex to their Palace. What is far more satisfying is that 19th century palatial architecture comes with impeccable service here. Checking in was more like having champagne afternoon tea, and one is courteously shown to one's...

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Anita B, General Manager at InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam, responded to this review

Dear guests, First of all I would like to thank you for writing this wonderful review about your stay in our hotel. For almost 150 years we are welcoming guests from all over the world and after all those wonderful experiences we have many to tell. Still many historical details can be found that characterize the hotel. The location alongside...

Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hopped in for a coffee and seated down in the great Amstel lounge overlooking the Amstel river. The coffee was great. When leaving we asked permission to shoot some pictures (my girlfriend is an amateur photographer) in the hall. No trouble at all. One of the staff even suggested he could take a picture of us standing on the...

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Anita B, General Manager at InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for this wonderful review. It is a great pleasure to learn that you enjoyed your visit to the Amstel Lounge and a great cup of coffee, while looking out over the river Amstel. I am also glad that you received friendly and helpful service by our staff. They are happy to contribute to a...

Utah
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in this five star hotel our first night in Amsterdam as they celebrated the 150 year jubilee. This well cared for hotel is situated by the Amstel River. Our room had a wonderful view of the river. The indoor pool and spa are peaceful and relaxing. The concierge service was professional, and prompt, getting us tickets to the...

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Dear guest, Thank you very much for sharing your great experience about your visit to our hotel. I am glad to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you experienced a comfortable room with a wonderful view over the river. Also it is great to read that you visited our Health and Fitness Club, which is indeed...

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Staying in Plantage & the East

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Plantage & the East
The eastern edge of central Amsterdam provides visitors with the chance to imagine the city that Rembrandt called home (and to tour his historic house) while shopping like the thriftiest of locals at Waterlooplein’s massive flea market, or even enjoying a craft beer beside the tallest wooden windmill in The Netherlands. This verdant, serene, and stately part of town is home to Artis Royal Zoo, one of Europe’s oldest (and still best kept) zoos, and Hortus Botanicus, one of the oldest botanical gardens in the world. It's also an ideal setting for the Dutch outpost of St Petersburg’s Hermitage.
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Amstel Brasserie at Hotel InterContinental
Amstel Brasserie at Hotel InterContinental
Cuisines: French, Dutch, European, Central European
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Since the day the doors opened in 1867, InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam has been revered the world over for its palatial grandeur and residential warmth. Located where the financial, cultural and shopping districts converge, the hotel is a short walk from the Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum, Spiegelkwartier and the Royal Carré Theatre. The Anne Frank House and the 14th-century Begijnhof are easy to reach by public transport or taxi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam

Address: Professor Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Plantage & the East , Binnenstad
Price Range: €241 - €614 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam 5*
Number of rooms: 79
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Also Known As:
Intercontinental Amstel Amsterdam Hotel Amsterdam
Intercontinental Amsterdam
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Amsterdam
#6 Luxury Hotel in Amsterdam
#10 Romantic Hotel in Amsterdam
#13 Family Hotel in Amsterdam
#13 Business Hotel in Amsterdam
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“Choose a river view room if you can.”
 of 5 bubbles Lefkosiatis, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“River view is preferable, but City views are nice also”
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“Room 418 is great!”
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“Rooms on the river side should be above the 2nd floor to fully appreciate the river view.”
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