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De L'Europe Amsterdam
5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Nieuwe Doelenstraat 2 - 14, 1012 CP Amsterdam, The Netherlands   |  
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Ranked #13 of 346 Hotels in Amsterdam
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“Superb in every way!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Excellent location, fantastic staff and unparalleled service - a first class experience! We spent 3 nights at this beautiful, old-world yet updated property. We were upgraded to a suite upon checking in, our room had a lovely view of the Amstel River and was appointed with all the modern conveniences (iPad, Nespresso coffee machine, free wi-fi, spectacular bathroom). The concierge Amanda was our "go to" person for all advice, reservations and queries. After dinner drinks at Freddy's were great too! We couldn't have asked for a better experience!

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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DeLeurope, Manager at De L'Europe Amsterdam, responded to this review, October 26, 2013
Dear Guest,

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us such lovely comments. I will ensure Amanda will hear about them as well.

Warm regards and hopefully until very soon!

Jeroen Bronsveld
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

This hotel is really beautiful! As soon as you enter you feel in a total different place. The decoration in the lobby is great and very "rich".

I had a junior suite and everything was extremely good!

The amenities I must admit are the best I have ever seen and for the turndown service you don't get a chocolate but a foot and leg cream to relax you!

There is an ipad in the room and you can order room service or any other service via it.

The bathroom was amazing - although you don't spend the most of your time in a bathroom however this one was exceptional! With a TV opposite the bathtub in the glass wall so you could watch a bit of tv while relaxing!

The outside terrace is also an excellent feature and generally you feel good!

My only down would be the breakfast which was not the greatest I ever had however the rest just compensates everything so it doesn't really matter!

The rooms are extremely comfortable and the views very nice (I had a view on the Amstel)

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
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DeLeurope, Manager at De L'Europe Amsterdam, responded to this review, October 26, 2013
Desr guest,

What can I say? Thank you vey much for leaving us such nice comments! The team at De L'Europe really take pride in what they do and it is nice to say this is being recognised.

Hopefully we see you back again soon!

Kind regards,

Jeroen Bronsveld
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

The DE L EUROPE AMSTERDAM at NIEUWE DOELENSTRAAT 2-14 AMSTERDAM, 31-20-5311777 is an excellent, expensive (360 Euros per night) is beautifully, recently renovated rooms in the heart of downtown, and a walk from everywhere. THe staff is professional, friendly, helpful, and as they should be. The sheets and linens were grand. Bord'Eau, one star Michelin restaurant, led by Executive Chef Richard van Oostenbrugge, provided us with a wonderful lunch, of appropriate portion size, and a modest priced chablis, which was excellent. I look forward to returning for dinner. I will return without hesitation to this convenient, and modern OLD Hotel without question.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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DeLeurope, Manager at De L'Europe Amsterdam, responded to this review, October 22, 2013
Dear Guest,

Many thanks for your gracious feedback! On behalf of the entire team we look forward to welcome you back to the hotel very soon!

Warm regards,

Jeroen Bronsveld
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

This was a belated anniversary celebration and it was superb! We were upgraded to a suite, greeted with champagne, and taken care of for our 3 night visit! The staff was excellent, spoke beautiful English, and so helpful. Their recommendations were right on, whether for an Indonesian restaurant, late night bar fare, or where to see windmills. I can only hope every hotel stay I have from now on merely approaches this excellence. And the breakfast was excellent too! Pat and Carol, Charleston, SC

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  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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DeLeurope, Manager at De L'Europe Amsterdam, responded to this review, October 22, 2013
Dear Guest,

Thank you very much for leaving us such lovely comments and for having chosen to stay with us on such a special occasion. We sincerely hope this will become an annual tradition for you both!

Kind regards,

Jeroen Bronsveld
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

The hotel is right on the canal and has a fantastic old Europe feel. We were upgraded to a 1 bedroom suite which was absolutely spectacular. One of the best I've stayed in, lounge, dining, study, bedroom and 2 bathrooms. The service and concierge were first class and the morning breakfast included if booked through Amex platinum. Freddy's bar was excellent and great value for an evening cocktail. Hard to go past if looking for something special.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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DeLeurope, Manager at De L'Europe Amsterdam, responded to this review, October 22, 2013
Dear Phil,

Your kind words are most appreciated. I hope you both have enjoyed a safe trip back to Sydney and that we have the pleasure of looking after you again at some point in the future!

Kind regards,

Jeroen Bronsveld
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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

My partner and I stayed in a stunning room looking over the River Amstel, the room was immaculate and spacious, the bathroom was light and tasteful. The staff are very helpful and polite. It is well situated and close to everything a visitor would want when visiting Amsterdam. We had a wonderful holiday in romantic settings, perfect xx

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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DeLeurope, Manager at De L'Europe Amsterdam, responded to this review, October 22, 2013
Dear Guest,

Thank you very much for leaving us such a lovely compliments and photos. Hopefully we can welcome you back again in the not too distant future!

Warm regards,

Jeroen Bronsveld
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Smooth very smooth - De L'Europe is a hidden jewel amongst in the 'Diagon Alleys' of Amsterdam. The staff were beautiful prepared to meet, attend to and guide the unprepared arriving guest. Rooms are delightfully set out, roomy yet intimate, comfortable while still helpfully practical. Attention to detail is ever-present be it in the food, service or invisible support. This is a hotel for those who wish to quietly absorb and appreciate the many little things that make Amsterdam such a fascinating city. This is a hotel for those who seek quiet sophistication, elegance or simply for very special moments and memories; it delivers all with style.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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DeLeurope, Manager at De L'Europe Amsterdam, responded to this review, October 22, 2013
Dear Guest,

How lovely to read that your stay with us was such an enjoyable one! At De L'Europe we like to pride ourselves for our genuine hospitality which I am happy to read you got to experience.

Please do advse me when you are thinking of returning to the hotel in order for me to get the chance to perisonally thank you for your kind words about the team.

Warm regards,

Jeroen Bronsveld
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Address: Nieuwe Doelenstraat 2 - 14, 1012 CP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#5 Spa Hotel in Amsterdam
#6 Family Hotel in Amsterdam
#6 Business Hotel in Amsterdam
#9 Luxury Hotel in Amsterdam
#13 Romantic Hotel in Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — De L'Europe Amsterdam 5*
Number of rooms: 111
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
De L'Europe in Amsterdam ,also referred to as The Grand Dame amongst Amsterdam's luxury hotels, is situated on the banks of the Amstel River right in the city center. Awarded as best hotel in The Netherlands by Conde Nast Traveler 2014, it is impossible to escape the city's rich history while staying at this iconic 19th century treasure. De L'Europe boasts a distinctive decor, enhancing each room and suite with a replicated Dutch Masters painting, hand picked in exclusive partnership with the nearby Rijksmuseum. Traditional old-charm co-exists with historic masterpieces in the grand Promenade, where the city's most authentic Afternoon Tea is served while river views provide a breathtaking backdrop to award-winning Bord'Eau (**), Hoofdstad Brasserie (Bib Gourmand 2014) and the authentic Freddy's Bar (Best Cocktail Bartender of The Netherlands 2014). ... more   less 
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