American Hotel Amsterdam

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Why We Love This Hotel

  • The hotel is located in the centre of Amsterdam’s theatre district
  • "Amsterdam is one of Europe’s top short-break destinations" (Rough Guides)
  • The Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum and Mordern Art Museum are a 10-minute walk from the property

Enjoyed This
"Lovely Hotel, clean and friendly"
Oct 4, 2019 - ,
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Built in 1902, the American Hotel Amsterdam blends Art Nouveau and contemporary design, with its impressive water fountain and eccentric artwork.

Situated on the popular Leidseplein square, the hotel is located on the edge of the historical canal district, in the centet of Amsterdam’s theater district.

The Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum and Mordern Art Museum are a 10-minute walk from the property. Rembrandtplein is a 20-minute stroll.

Soak up the vibrant wall murals whilst you enjoy classic cocktails and local liquors at the stylish green Italian marble and brushed brass bar, which takes pride of place in the center of Café Americain. You can dine here whilst listening to live piano music or  relax in the Bar Americain.

The rooms have an Art-Deco style and have views of the canals or bustling Leidseplein square. Wi-Fi is free.



  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • No pets allowed
  • 100% smoke-free


  • 24-hour front desk
  • 24-hour room service
  • Concierge service
  • Laundry / dry cleaning
  • Pillow menu

Room amenities

  • Air-conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Coffee / tea-making facilities
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Safe
  • Flatscreen TV


  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout


  • Hair-dryer
  • Bathtub or shower


  • Public car park (fees apply)


  • Accessible bathroom in some rooms
  • Accessible restaurant


Check-in: Standard Time is 3pm.
Minimum age required to check in: 18.

Checkout: Standard Time is 12pm.

Children and additional guests: Extra beds are not available.

Pets: Only service animals allowed.

Fees: 7% city tax per room, per night is not included in the total price, payable at the hotel.

Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.

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Customer Service available Mon-Sun, 9am-9pm ET

Winner: People's Choice Stevie Awards for Favorite Customer Service

Rates may vary by date, are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until your purchase is complete.

Please note: Some amenities and services may not be available in all rooms or may incur an additional charge. All prices stated have been verified at the time of publication and may vary at the discretion of the hotel.

Enjoyed This
(9 Member Ratings)
Ratings & reviews reflect verified member feedback for American Hotel Exploitatie BV (Hampshire Hotel-Amsterdam American) over the past 15 months.
4.5 Ambiance
4.9 Location
4.8 Rooms
3.9 Quality of Service
4.1 Value for the Money
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Kenneth Oct 04, 2019 ,
Enjoyed Most
Lovely Hotel, clean and friendly
Other Comments
We had a free upgrade to suite, excellent .
Oct 04, 2019 ,
Enjoyed Most
Beautiful hotel but room was noisy due to trams and building works opposite
Elizabeth Oct 04, 2019 ,

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