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Zaanse Schans
Zaanse Schans
This open air museum recreates a Dutch village with wooden houses and windmills dating from the 17th and 18th centuries.
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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Molen De Kat
Molen De Kat
Attraction type: Points of Interest & Landmarks
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Zaans Museum & Verkade Experience
Zaans Museum & Verkade Experience
Owner description: In the Zaans Museum & Verkade Experience you will always find something exciting to do. Visit our chocolate and biscuit factory and discover how Verkade biscuits and chocolate... more Owner description: In the Zaans Museum & Verkade Experience you will always find something exciting to do. Visit our chocolate and biscuit factory and discover how Verkade biscuits and chocolate were made and admire our magnificent collection of packagings, graphic designs, paintings, photographs, films, Zaans painted furniture and utensils.On a regular base we organize activities for the whole family. Lectures, films, workshops and tasty activities like building cookie-factories using Verkade biscuit, make edible postcards, or get started with real Verkade chocolate!Besides the activity program we offer several investigative routes, you can design a wrapper for a chocolate bar, and of course taste the different Verkade Cookies . With the serious games you can test whether you 're just as agile as a Verkademeisje, or that you still have more talent for baking cookies .With the serious games on the factory square you become an engineer, planner, operator, technician or designer and will be introduced to the variety of technical occupations in the food sector. less
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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Het Jonge Schaap
Het Jonge Schaap
Attraction type: Points of Interest & Landmarks; Historic Sites
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Stadshart Zaandam
Stadshart Zaandam
Owner description: The shopping area in Zaandam offers everything for a day of great shopping. Since a few years the city centre has transformed into an interesting architectural area. The... more Owner description: The shopping area in Zaandam offers everything for a day of great shopping. Since a few years the city centre has transformed into an interesting architectural area. The traditional houses are mixed up with modern day aspects. When arriving by train, the first thing you see is the wordl famou Inntel Hotel. Next to it is the city's town hall. From here you walk straight into the shopping area! less
Attraction type: Neighborhoods
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Erosa
Erosa
Ranked #1 of 85 Restaurants in Zaandam
Price: $16 - $37
Cuisines: Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Turkish, Greek
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
't Groene Pandje
't Groene Pandje
Ranked #2 of 85 Restaurants in Zaandam
Cuisines: Dutch, European
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Restaurant De Hoop Op d'Swarte Walvis
Restaurant De Hoop Op d'Swarte Walvis
Ranked #3 of 85 Restaurants in Zaandam
Cuisines: French, Dutch, European, Central European, Seafood, International
Good for: Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings
Dining options: Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Castell Bites & Steaks
Castell Bites & Steaks
Ranked #4 of 85 Restaurants in Zaandam
Cuisines: Dutch, European, French, Steakhouse
Good for: Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings
Dining options: Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Manzo's Bar-Bistro
Manzo's Bar-Bistro
Ranked #5 of 85 Restaurants in Zaandam
Cuisines: Dutch, Bar, European, Contemporary, Pub
Good for: Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Ibis Budget Amsterdam Zaandam
2.0 of 5
Ibis Budget Amsterdam Zaandam
$49 - $86
Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Zaandam
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Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

EuroParcs Villapark de Rijp
3.0 of 5
EuroParcs Villapark de Rijp
$51 - $125
Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in De Rijp
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WestCord Fashion Hotel Amsterdam
4.0 of 5
WestCord Fashion Hotel Amsterdam
$91 - $218 (€85 - €204)
Ranked #30 of 362 Hotels in Amsterdam
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Inntel Hotels Amsterdam Zaandam
4.0 of 5
Inntel Hotels Amsterdam Zaandam
$83 - $156
Ranked #1 of 4 Hotels in Zaandam
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BEST WESTERN Zaan Inn
3.0 of 5
BEST WESTERN Zaan Inn
$63 - $157
Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in Zaandam
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Manzo's Suites
3.5 of 5
Manzo's Suites
$78 - $146
Ranked #2 of 5 Zaandam B&B and Inns
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

The Toren
4.0 of 5
The Toren
$194 - $368 (€182 - €345)
Ranked #1 of 362 Hotels in Amsterdam
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Grand Hotel Amstelveen
4.0 of 5
Grand Hotel Amstelveen
$78 - $171 (€73 - €160)
Ranked #1 of 5 Hotels in Amstelveen
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Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam
5.0 of 5
Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam
$394 - $1,158
Ranked #3 of 362 Hotels in Amsterdam
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