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Amsterdamse Bos

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Bosbaanweg 5 | Amstelveen, 1182 DA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 545 6100
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Covering an area of almost 1000 hectares, the Amsterdamse Bos is one of the largest city parks in Europe. It contains 150 indigenous species of trees and over 200 species of birds. The park sits to the South of central Amsterdam and can easily be reached by bike, tram or metro from the city center.
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Bosbaanweg 5 | Amstelveen, 1182 DA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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+31 20 545 6100
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Reviewed September 6, 2015

Really good place to cycle, have a picnic away from the crowded Vondelpark. With a little farm for kids to enjoy the sight and contact with animals. Possible to reach from Amsterdam Centre by the antique tram. If you come here to cycle, please try...More

Thank Brummig07
Reviewed September 1, 2015

This past Sunday I rode the 15 minutes by bike to the park from my apartment in Amstelveen and then spent the next 5 hours riding slowly with multiple stops in this big beautiful park. Many people out enjoying their days. Big open fields, lots...More

Thank deaconiupup
Reviewed August 31, 2015

great place to go chill on a sunny day!get your bikes and ride out there across the city.(30 min).You can go rent waterbikes canoes and go around in the forrest. its great!!!!

Thank Tom O
Reviewed August 30, 2015

Away from the crowd it gives one enough space to feel that one is in a quiet location. Near the paddling pool and the snack places it is obviously more crowded, but with good weather that is to be expected

Thank AK55
Reviewed August 28, 2015

Stayed there to attend Electronic Family Festival. The place was very comfortable and the man at the frontdesk was really helpful. Everything was ok for me. Place is very quiet. I rented a cabin and it was enough for my staying.

Thank Gustavo G
Reviewed August 27, 2015

Amsterdamse Bos is the largest green area in the Amsterdam metropolitan area (although most of the park is located in Amstelveen): 3x larger than New York's Central Park and comparable in its size to Bois de Boulogne in Paris. It is totally artificially created, on...More

Thank Alfred V
Reviewed August 24, 2015

Take the sunday tram, and stroll amongst a laid out parkland with a cherry-blossom garden in the middle

Thank George M
Reviewed August 23, 2015

It is really a good place near Amsterdam main city. if you are a nature lover and are in Amsterdam, it is worth paying a visit.

Thank vivek s
Reviewed August 22, 2015

For those who are too scared to ride the bicycle inside the city - take a lovely day off to visit the Amsterdamse Bos. In the entrance to the Bos you will find an information centre where you could get a map and rent bikes....More

Thank Abale
Reviewed August 20, 2015

We rented bikes and went there, it is not that far away. The park is very large and you can easily use lots of hours here. pack for a picknik and enjoy the nature in the park. In the mittel of the park the is...More

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July 29, 2016|
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Response from Guest134 | Reviewed this property |
Look the connections up on three w's 9292 DOT nl/en# It's not allowed to write website names here, so just put the dots in. You fill in the address you are travelling from, the destination, plus the time of arrival or... More
Sophie H
July 21, 2015|
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Response from Andrea637 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, here's my answer to your question. This is not an Fun or Attraction themed park. It is a large man made forrest, with water to swim of fish in, ride your bike throughout, have something to eat or drink and visit... More
July 21, 2015|
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Response from AmsterdamseBosA |
Hi Joyce, This page is about the Amsterdamse Bos, one of the largest city parks in Europe (3 times NY's Central Park). We are the organisation behind the Amsterdamse Bos (not a hotel). However, there are several sleeping... More