Settle in at a 5-star hotel overlooking Amsterdam's picturesque canals for $217 (169€) per night -- including breakfast (a $40 or 31€ value). Visit through March, including weekends, to save 50% on regular pricing.
Located in central Amsterdam, Hotel Pulitzer was named to prestigious award lists in 2012, including Conde Nast Traveler Readers' Choice and TripAdvisor's Travelers' Choice in the "Luxury" category.
Upgrade to a room with canal views for $26 (20€) more per night.
This historic hotel -- a member of Starwood's Luxury Collection -- is comprised of a series of converted 17th and 18th century canal houses. Within a 15-minute walk, guests can reach the Anne Frank House or lively Jordaan district, boasting canals lined with bars and cafes.
Not available on: Dec. 5-6, 29-31; Jan. 28-31