Hotel Van De Vijsel Amsterdam

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Opened this month (November 2018) Hotel Van De Vijsel is a characterful hotel combining elements of wood and vintage with art and contemporary design all in an amazing location near the city centre and the green Vondelpark, well-known museums and the bustling nightlife of Amsterdam.

The hotel is located at the Overtoom 13 in the former timber trade ‘Houthandel van de Vijsel’ since the 19th century.  

This new hotel offers fantastic value for money with rooms starting at just £61 per night - book early to grab a bargain!



Because of the history of the building, wood is central and the 82 luxurious rooms radiate the wooden elements combined with vintage details from the 19th century.

All of the rooms have the following amenities:  

Free Wi-Fi; Air-conditioning; Smart TV; Safe; Nespresso machine and tea facilities on each room; Bathroom with walk-in rain shower

Room types:

  • Comfort Room - The comfort room has a comfortable king size or twin bed. 
  • Small Double Room - The Small Double Room has a comfortable double bed. The bathroom is equipped with a walk-in rain shower. All rooms have unique wooden, art and design elements.
  • Suite - The Suites have high ceilings and big windows and a comfortable King size bed and beautiful view. The bathroom has a walk-in rain shower and Jacuzzi. The suite has a spacious sitting area. All rooms have unique wooden, art and design elements.

The rooms come with full amenities; Smart TV, WiFi, air-conditioning, hairdryer, safe and complimentary coffee & tea facilities.

Turn down service and wake-up call available.

Room service from 7.00am – 4.00am

Breakfast is served Monday until Sunday 7.00am - 10.00am 

  • Honesty Bar
  • Flower service 
  • Babysitting service
  • Dry cleaning

Bike rental available and is one of the best ways to explore this beautiful capital city.

The hotel can provide great advice on the area in order to help you plan your day.

Popular points of interest near the hotel include Museum Square, Vondelpark and the Flower Market.

The area around the hotel is really popular and includes all the big shopping brands like Ralph Lauren, Tiffany & Co and Cartier - if you feel like splashing-out!

The Netherlands

Schiphol International Amsterdam (Airport Code:  AMS) approx 40 mins from the hotel or 6.2 kms

Public transport
Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Amsterdam Lelylaan, which costs approximately €3.00 per person (single fare) and has a travel time of 7 minutes. When you arrive at Amsterdam Lelylaan, you can take tram number 1 towards ‘Muiderpoortstation’. After approximately 10 minutes you get off at stop ‘1e Con. Huygensstraat’. You should walk in a northeast direction on the ‘Overtoom’. After a few metres, you will find Hotel van de Vijsel on your right.

Schiphol Hotel Shuttle
The bus stop A7 is located in front of the arrival hall of Schiphol. The Connexxion Schiphol Hotel Shuttle will take you to Amsterdam within 40 minutes. Costs are around €17 per person (single fare). Tickets are sold at the Amsterdam Shuttle Desk or online. You will be dropped off in front of Hotel van de Vijsel.