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Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht
5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Prinsengracht 587, Amsterdam 1016 HT, The Netherlands (Jordaan)   |  
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“If you need than to surprise ...”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

The amazing design Marcel Wanders will not leave anyone indifferent. In this hotel you can fall in love or to hate. But just do not forget! It is a pity that he had spent only one night. But I know for sure come back to this piece of sumeschedshevogo Amsterdam. Loved the room and the lobby. All professionally.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled solo
    • 2 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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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
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  • Service
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  • Cleanliness
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

From the moment you walk through the doors you know you will have a special experience. With ART everywhere and cutting edge designs this is an experience for the senses....all GREAT! Rooms are not huge but very thoughtfully laid out with fun accessories around the room.
Breakfast was elegant & yummy- great coffee! And a complimentary happy hour from 5-7pm is a sweet perk. Very helpful reception. Can't wait to return!!!

Room Tip: Room 407 - corner canal view room!!!
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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
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Julie Forester
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

This has got to be the coolest hotel I've stayed in. This was our first time to Amsterdam and I am so happy I picked this hotel to stay in. Located in the perfect location of the town with shopped and restaurants all around right on the canal. Friendly staff and cool and swanky bar was great. The rooms are very comfortable and decorated funky and fun. All I can say is this a great hotel in a fantastic town.

  • 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

I've been to Amsterdam several times, mostly on business, and this is my absolute favorite hotel to stay at! The rooms are comfortable, the staff is helpful, the decor is unlike anything you've ever seen and the location is wonderful. If you've never been to Amsterdam, splurge on the Canal-view room. You won't regret it.

  • Stayed September 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
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

So many cool, chic hotels believe that their service can be second rate. Not at the Andaz. This hotel chain knows that most travelers who select these types of properties have stayed in other beautiful hotels. What visitors want more than anything is great and attentive service. And here you get it.

The hotel lobby is extraordinary. The rooms are spacious and funky (ask for a room overlooking the canal). The location is great. The food is wonderful (order the Herring salad). But more than that, every one who works there, understands the meaning of hospitality.

We have become Andaz converts, having stayed at their property in Savannah Georgia. The service there was also incredible. And that is why we chose the Andaz in Amsterdam.

Room Tip: select a room overlooking canal. ask for extra blanket for bed if you visit in the winter. also ask...
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

It is good to see real 5 star hotel service still exists! I spend a lot of time at high end hotels on both business and pleasure, and in the last 5 years few have impressed me as much as this one. The property is stunning, unique and romantic! The service was seamless, everything seemed easy and all needs were pre-empted and met even before you ask. Although I have dined at andaz in NYC this was the first stay and will be looking for the brand for future trips. And when returning to Amsterdam this is where we would stay.

Room Tip: Tee up a canal view room, the expense is worth it
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  • Stayed July 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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Lafayette, California
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

Marcel Wanders outdid himself with the design of this fabulous hotel, formerly a dilapidated library on one of the most famous " grachten" (canals).  Lots of superimposed items, as is Wanders' signature style, such as the gigantic bells / lamps over the " check in" area, which is more like a hangout place anyway, and the giant statues. The rooms show evidence of this style as well, with a giant wallpapered fish right over the bed, which looks quite real and not flat al all. There are many authentic Dutch touches all throughout the room, from a wallpapered Delfts Blue bathroom to the dressing table (in the middle of the room) inspires by the famous "Amsterdammertjes" which are concrete poles preventing cars to park in many places of the city.  I can talk about the bed (fabulous), the location (in walking distance of many museums, prime shopping, the food etc., but it's all about the design of the hotel - in one word FANTASTIC.
One thing that bothered me was the smell in the hallways. It smelled of old carpet, which might have been a remnant of the old library but it quite offensive, and on at least 2 floors. If the rooms would have smelled like the hallway, I would not have been able to stay.  

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Room Tip: Book a room with a view of the canal, it's so worth it.
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  • Stayed October 2013, traveled on business
    • 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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Address: Prinsengracht 587, Amsterdam 1016 HT, The Netherlands
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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
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Ranked #10 of 343 hotels in Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht 5*
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