Housekeeping Employee

Working at Amstel Hotel


A home to belong. It has been this way for over 150 years. The first five star hotel of Amsterdam opened her doors in 1867. Designed by Samuel Sarphati, it took exactly one year to build the hotel. From that moment forward onward she has always been known for her rich history of genuine hospitality and royal service. Our brilliant colleagues always being a part of that luxurious journey. Not only a home away from home for our guests but a home to belong for our colleagues.


  • You’ll make sure our rooms are always at their best – we have standards – but it’s down to you to make that room special and memorable for guests
  • Help guests – you’ll be happy to help if someone needs a toothbrush or directions for example
  • Keep your supervisor updated on room service progress and alert them to any repairs needed
  • Safety aware – follow our established safety procedures at all times- and wear protective equipment when needed
  • Be organised – keep on top of supplies and amenities and always try to minimise waste
  • Reunite items with owners – and log any lost and found property
  • Other ad-hoc duties – unexpected moments when we have topull together to get a task done
  • Monitor and control supplies and amenities, and minimise waste within all areas of housekeeping
  • Report, turn in, and/or log all lost and found items according to established procedures
  • Work as part of a team and communicate with other departments as per hotel procedures to ensure excellent quality and service
  • May regularly assist with deep cleaning projects
  • May have turndown duties
  • May assist with other duties as assigned


  • Teamplayer
  • Flexible
  • Knowledge or passion for luxury and hospitality
  • Eager to learn
  • Hardworking and motivated
  • Good command of the Dutch and/or English language

What do we offer


Working at The Amstel Hotel in Amsterdam is accompanied by brilliant working conditions:

– A pleasant and collegial working environment in which own initiative is appreciated; 
– Competitive salary based on your experience and knowledge;
– Travel expenses for a commuting distance of more than 5 km;
– Personal budget for educations (ex. Social Hygiene, Wine trainings, etc.);
– Personal development and growth opportunities;
– Employee discount on the worldwide 6000 hotel rooms of InterContinental Hotel Group;
– 50% discount on the F&B at 20 partner hotels in Amsterdam with the F&B Discount Card;
 Personalized support that matches your ambitions so that you can make a great start, be involved, and grow. 

Interested in being part of the exciting future of the Amstel Hotel? View our vacancies below and send your CV and motivation letter to Amstel.humanresources@ihg.com or call us at +31 20 520 34 86. 

What do we offer?

  • A great opportunity to work in Amsterdam’s iconic and royal 5-star hotel with a young, ambitious, and dynamic team.
  • A pleasant working environment with room for personal development and growth opportunities.
  • A salary between €2200,- and €2300,- gross per month, based on a full-time position, depending on your knowledge and experience.
  • 25 vacation days based on a full-time position
  • A pension scheme
  • A travel allowance of €0.21 per km from 5 km
  • During your shift, you are entitled to lunch or dinner in our staff canteen.


  • An attractive employee discount in more than 6000 IHG hotels worldwide, including a Friends & Family discount.
  • An F&B Discount card offering up to 50% discount at 20 partner hotels in Amsterdam.
  • The opportunity to attend training sessions tailored to your role in the hotel.

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