the Amstel Hotel

'The Grand Dutch Residence': experience the magic of the Amstel Hotel'

The Amstel Hotel is a five-star hotel, characterized by a rich history of genuine hospitality and exceptional luxury. The hotel, with its unique location on the Amstel, received its first guests in 1867 and has since been known for its majestic appearance and homely warmth.  

A True Original

Celebrate the one-off craftmanship, the unique folklore and the 150 years of royalty-approved service that makes this hotel irreplaceable: a true one off.


Your wedding day; the most beautiful and memorable day of your life. A magical wedding in the Amstel Hotel is every couple’s dream come true. A milestone, which should be celebrated intimately or extensively, with your dearest friends, family and loved ones. At the Amstel Hotel, we put everything in motion to let you experience your dream wedding to the fullest. 

Boat tours

The Amstel Hotel has been the trusted home of multiple boat companies for many years already. In cooperation with these permanent partners, we are happy to arrange beautiful arrangements for both business and festive cruises, where you can enjoy panoramic views from the Amsterdam canals. 

weddings at the amstel

Experience the pinnacle of luxury on your wedding day at the Amstel Hotel, where every moment is an exquisite affair. With stunning venues offering iconic views over Amsterdam’s majestic Amstel River, and cuisine curated by our talented chefs, your celebration promises to be a day to remember forever. Let us orchestrate your dream wedding at the Grande Dame of Amsterdam, where timeless elegance meets unparalleled service.

Stay Longer, pay less

Stay with us for a minimum of three nights and receive up to 20% off. Breakfast is included in this offer.


  • Breakfast included
  • Access to Health & Fitness Club
  • Available till 31-07-2024


Along the banks of the Amstel river

The Amstel Hotel is ideally located in the heart of Amsterdam and offers a beautiful view over the Amstel river. 

Welcome to Amsterdam

“It is our pleasure to welcome you to the Amstel. The whole team is truly delighted to look after you during your stay with us, and we are more than pleased to assist you in any way.

Our beautiful terraces during the summer months are a real treat, while throughout the year our exclusive river boats outside the hotel enable our guests to tour the city’s historical canals. We happily take care of all requests and we strive to exceed your expectations”.

The Amstel Hotel Team

The GrandE Dame

Her impressive facade reflects in the shimmering water, her lions look out over the city. 

Enter through the famous revolving doors, where many greats preceded you. The imposing lobby, historic staircase, enchanting chandeliers and high ceilings make it the true “Grande Dame” of Amsterdam.



More than 150 years of elegance

One of the most iconic buildings on the banks of the Amstel river, with a design dating back to 1867, has been fully preserved and still breathes the founder’s original vision.

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“The largest, smallest rooms in Amsterdam”. And we are quite proud of that. 

Restaurant & bar

A new temporary concept, that combines high quality and casual comfort.

Health & Fitness

Aimed at providing guests with the desired physical exercise or allowing them to relax.

Meetings & EVENTS

Perfectly suitable for both business and festive events. 


Are pets allowed in the hotel?

No pets allowed.

What are the check-in and check-out times at the hotel?

Check-in is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

What is there to do in the hotel?

At Amstel Hotel we have plenty opportunities for our guests to experience our hospitality.

Visit our restaurant for lunch, afternoon tea or dinner. Or maybe you would like to have a drink in our bar?

Our Health and Fitness Club is aimed at providing our guests with the desired physical exercise or allowing them to fully relax.