05 Sep THE COOLEST HOTEL STAYS IN AMSTERDAM
It is hard to pick the coolest hotel in Amsterdam because there are so many cool ones! So we will make a small list of our 5 favourites, including hidden gem cool stays as you can expect from us.
Faralda Crane Hotel – our coolest hotel in Amsterdam
The coolest hotel in Amsterdam cannot be another one than sleeping in a crane. In a what? The secret hotel suites are developed inside a construction crane that is out of use. Every suite is spacious and even has two levels, even with a jacuzzi! You have a great view of the port of Amsterdam. Prices start at 900 euros at Faralda, so luxury travellers have a unique place to stay. That being said, they also host music Crane Sessions during festivals, private events, and during Amsterdam Dance Event. Definitely worth having a look during one of those parties. faralda.com
Sweets Hotel Amsterdam
Experience Amsterdam in a radically different way. Where there used to be somebody operating the bridge from the now called suite, this tiny house has been transformed into a one bedroom hotel room. You will stay at a bridge, getting a unique view of the city of Amsterdam. Sleep on the bridge next to the great Hortus Botanicus, in the vibrant Jordaan area, or more in the nature in the North. Curious about these rooms and where you can find them? Check our article about Sweets Amsterdam.
Studios at the Canal
This is one of the coolest stays in Amsterdam because you feel like a local. Waking up in the most vibrant neighbourhood of Amsterdam. Owner Tessa will help you get a local gym card so you can keep fit and feel like a true local. This is the perfect spot for taking a break from your usual routine. See how it would be to live in Amsterdam. How it is to live at the most beautiful canal in Amsterdam. Influencer couples cannot resist staying over at Tessa’s place to check out Amsterdam, the local way. And don’t forget the Instagrammable looks the interior has to create the best pics for your feed. Studios at the Canal
Hotel not Hotel
Sleep in a mint Volkswagen van, an Amsterdam Tram cart, or in a secret bookcase. This cool hotel in Amsterdam is a space full of art where you can have boozy brunches and hung-over lunches. A lot of the bathrooms are shared because the ‘rooms’ are so unique. That is how they can keep the price very low for making this hotel a great and cool experience. You will probably meet a lot of like-minded people that grave some unique experiences in their lives. Hotel Not Hotel
Conscious hotel – keeping us cool in Amsterdam
Conscious hotel is one of the coolest hotel chains in Amsterdam. Not only because their service or ambiance is lovely, but because they try to keep the planet cool by being sustainable. It cannot get any cooler than that in this era. They call it Eco-Sexy. In total, there are 4 Conscious hotels in Amsterdam and they are all located at great spots in the city. Our favourite is the Westerpark location, this area is a favourite for locals around the city. This particular location also has a Conscious Café for take-way goodies or a picnic in the park.
Some other cool hotels in Amsterdam are:
Von Dice Hotel: From a water pump station to one-room hotel in Amsterdam.
Unbound – Wooden cabins nearby Amsterdam! Read more about Unbound.
Lloyd hotel – This hotel used to be a hospital! They are currently renovating and re-opening in May 2023.
Ink hotel – Located in the middle of Amsterdam, near the canals and Ink Hotel serves a killer boozy weekend brunch!
And check out these cool hotels for more inspiration during The Amsterdam Dance Event.
Check out more tips when you go on your city break to Amsterdam in this article.