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Leiden Square (Leidseplein)

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Address: Main entrances: Leidsestraat | Weteringschans, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phone Number: 31204223285
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Planning a night out in Amsterdam? Head down to Leiden Square...

Planning a night out in Amsterdam? Head down to Leiden Square (Leidseplein,) which is known as the center of nightlife where you can choose from hundreds of bars, clubs, restaurants and discos that would suit every style and taste.

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For Rock lovers

One of the important squares of city, it has the famous Hard Rock Cafe here. located in the busy part of city, what makes it interesting is that music flows here without any... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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kefar hanagid
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Leidseplein full variety of shops, cafes , restaurants , cinemas , casinos and more . Scattered along the street musicians , jugglers and other artists that make life in the atmosphere on the street late at night

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Udine, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

One of the important squares of city, it has the famous Hard Rock Cafe here. located in the busy part of city, what makes it interesting is that music flows here without any limits. A must visit place for music lovers and specially Rock lovers.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed in this area and it was easily accessible, the square itself hosted an authentic little restaurant with the best dutch pancakes!

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Central area with hotels, many cafe's and restaurants, nearby grocery shop, canal, tram station and shopping area...Very close to Ryjksmuseum and Van Gogh museum.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We often visit Amsterdam and stay in the Leidseplein area. We love it here. If you like shopping then this area is a must. All the big designer shops are close by. You don't get to see this wonderful area if you're only in Amsterdam for the day. You must spend at least 1 night here. There are lots of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the best square / place in Amsterdam to just relax, have food / drinks, very lively, well connected by public transport, Centrally located.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

this place has lots of shops , restaurants and bars . You can roam around , do shopping full day alone

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Norfolk Virginia USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a good central place to stay as it is in the center of everything and only a 15 minute walk to Central Station or 8 minute tram ride. There is a huge variety of shops located here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent most of my four-day trip in this area. It's really vibrant, great coffee shops, food, shopping, people watching, and I could go on. It stays happening into the wee hours. Fun times.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There are always street performers playing music or dancing and to just sit and enjoy the day with a nice cup of coffee and watch the people... This is bliss.

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