We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Great hotel and location” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht

Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 12 more sites!
Save
You added Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht to your Saves list
Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht
5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Prinsengracht 587, 1016 HT Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Jordaan)   |  
Hotel website
  |  
Hotel deals
  |  
  |  
Hotel amenities
Offers & Announcements
Advance Purchase 15% off
Ranked #5 of 344 Hotels in Amsterdam
Brussels, Belgium
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
26 hotel reviews
Reviews in 29 cities Reviews in 29 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Great hotel and location”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

Liked this hotel very much.
Good location on the prinsengracht.
Beautiful room in terms of space and lighting.
Interesting decoration, cool and cosy atmosphere. Liked the "all in" formula for non-alcoholic drinks.
Extremely professional and gentle personnel.

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 2
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
GMAndazAmsterdam, General Manager at Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht, responded to this review, March 2, 2013
Dear BrunoMBrussels,
Thank you for staying with us and the nice review.
We hope to see you soon again at the Prinsengracht.
Best regards
Toni
General Manager - Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

650 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    516
    96
    20
    9
    9
See reviews for
66
320
37
92
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (144)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
26 hotel reviews
Reviews in 28 cities Reviews in 28 cities
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

What a lovely surprise - I came on business, but this would be a great hotel for any stay. Sadly did not get to check the spa out... but the service was great, the rooms are cool, love the free standing bathroom island, and breakfast was yum (not included in my booking). Would certainly stay here again.

  • Stayed February 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
Was this review helpful? Yes 2
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
GMAndazAmsterdam, General Manager at Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht, responded to this review, March 2, 2013
Dear StephanJudge,
Thank you for staying with us. We hope that you come back for business or leisure next time.
We are happy that you like the design and the service and we promise to keep the breakfast yummi.
Best regards
Toni
General Manager - Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Willemstad, Curacao
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

Spent one night at the new Andaz in Amsterdam. Located in former municipal museum, this is a true gem! Combination of minimalistic and "Dutch Design". From the moment you enter you are their guest. Attentive staff, tasteful design, spacious and well designed rooms and excellent restaurant (Blue Spoon), serving fresh local produce. We had the Tomahawk steak! The juiciest steak you can imagine, and from Holland (which is better known for pork & lamb)! The rooms have their own Nespresso coffee maker and all non-alcoholic drinks included.
The location is perfect! Nice specialty (mom & pop) stores around the corner and walking distance to Spui, Kalverstraat and other important attractions.

Room Tip: I was with my son and needed two twins. We stayed on 5th (top) floor and besides big window had this...
See more room tips
  • Stayed February 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
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
GMAndazAmsterdam, General Manager at Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht, responded to this review, March 2, 2013
Dear RobertV,
Thank you for the nice review and for choosing Andaz Amsterdam!
We are very happy that you were satisfied with your experience at our hotel.
Make sure to let us know when you come back so that we can have your favorite room ready for you.
Best regards
Toni
General Manager - Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
19 hotel reviews
Reviews in 22 cities Reviews in 22 cities
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013 via mobile

This is a fantastic little boutique-style hotel!

The hotel itself is gorgeous with an 'Alice in Amsterdam' theme running throughout which I personally, absolutely love. It brings a lot of personality to the place!

Check in and out is nice & comfortable, the staff are lovely & can't do enough for you. Anything you need available on request (within reason of course!)

The rooms are not traditional so if that's what you want, don't come here. This is an art focused hotel so lots of quirky features throughout including an odd fish spoon decoration above our bed!

There is no bathroom as such; one room is a toilet, one is a shower (mirrored glass which you can't see in but can see out of so beware!) and the sink and vanity station is next to the bed. There is a chiffon-type curtain that you can pull across to make everything seem a bit more separate.

Snacks & soft drinks are complimentary with spirits in the mini bar at a quite reasonable 35 EUR.

Dinner at the Bluespoon Restaurant is lovely, we had the arabiata which was delicious! Wine ranges from 35 EUR to 70 EUR per bottle. Breakfast is also very nice, however some of the mains seemed a bit heavy (egg with shrimp) for my liking but these are optional.

Location wise, the hotel is right next to the Nine Streets which is full of little boutique shops & restaurants. It is an expensive area. It's a good 20 - 30 minute walk to Dam Square & the Red Light District. You can get a bike taxi from here back to the hotel for 12EUR. Taxi from the airport is 45EUR but transport links are good so get the tram if you're looking to save a bit!

Overall the hotel is amazing but if you're looking for a very central hotel, right in the centre, this probably isn't the hotel for you!

1 female 22, 1 male 24 - Feb 2013

  • Stayed February 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Ireland
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
18 hotel reviews
Reviews in 19 cities Reviews in 19 cities
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

This is a new hotel in Amsterdam open three months and based in the old Amsterdam Library. I stayed one night and was welcomed when checking in with a nice cup of coffee. Free soft drinks and snacks in the rooms is also a nice touch. Also you can have free coffee / cakes any time in the hotel.
The room was a little quirky in design with the sink pedestal beside the bed. The bedroom was also small and quite cluttered. There is free WiFi and breakfast was certainly at a five star standard.
The piping under the pedestal seemed to be linked to a central drainage for at least one other room. When they had a shower the noise in my room was excessive.
The relaxed check-in and check out is exactly that - takes far too long for a business travel on deadlines.
If they could quicken the check-in process and sort out the drainage problem the hotel would be hovering close to 5 star standard.

Room Tip: avoid 410 - noisy drainage issue from at least one other room
See more room tips
  • Stayed January 2013, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
GMAndazAmsterdam, General Manager at Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht, responded to this review, March 2, 2013
Dear baringall,
Thank you for staying with us in January and thank you for your review.
We appreciate the good feedback about the drainage and the check in/check out experience.
Since then we have been able to train the Host to be more assertive to guest needs and be more quick during the check in and check out.
We also addressed the noise issue and were able to see improvements.
Once again, thank you for giving us your feedback and we would be happy to welcome you again soon.
Toni
General Manager - Andaz Amsterdam
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Exeter, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
32 hotel reviews
Reviews in 32 cities Reviews in 32 cities
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

My wife and I spent 3 days here just before Christmas and really enjoyed it. The decor and video art is a lot of fun. The location is a good compromise for city centre and museums and is just along the canal from the Anne Frank house. A nice touch - you can have a free glass of wine and some nibbles in the library before you go out in the evening!

Room Tip: Canal view if possible
See more room tips
  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Portland, Oregon
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

Wife and I stayed here in early January. Very enjoyable. Boutique style under the Andaz Brand. Marcel Wanders makes a design statement. We were in Amsterdam with friends and they stayed here as well. Both rooms had unique individual features.
Really enjoyed the location.
Breakfast was fantastic.

  • Stayed January 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
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Hotels you might also like...
mm/dd/yyyy mm/dd/yyyy
Price Your Stay

Been to Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht

Address: Prinsengracht 587, 1016 HT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phone Number:
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Jordaan
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 344 Hotels in Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht 5*
Number of rooms: 122
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Hyatt Hotels Corporation, Orbitz, Agoda, Venere, Despegar.com, Travelocity, EasyToBook, Odigeo, TripOnline SA, Jetsetter and Tingo so you can book your Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.