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In-room safe, desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast Available
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping
  • 24/7 Front Desk

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationHeineken Experience6 min walk
    Popular LocationRembrandt Square9 min walk
    Popular LocationRijksmuseum12 min walk
    AirportAmsterdam (AMS-Schiphol)19 min drive
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  • Small Single Room

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 9 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
    More detailsSmall Single Room
  • Comfort Double Room, 1 Queen Bed

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 16 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsComfort Double Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Triple Room, 3 Single Beds

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 19 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 3 Single Beds
    More detailsTriple Room, 3 Single Beds
  • Quadruple Room, Multiple Beds

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 4 Single Beds
    More detailsQuadruple Room, Multiple Beds
  • Small Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 12 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsSmall Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds
  • Small Double Room, 1 Double Bed

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 12 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsSmall Double Room, 1 Double Bed
  • Comfort Single Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 12 sq m
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
    More detailsComfort Single Room

About this area

Amsterdam

Located in Amsterdam's Amsterdam City Centre neighbourhood, Hotel Nicolaas Witsen is in the city centre and near a metro station. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Vondelpark and Artis, while Rijksmuseum and Van Gogh Museum are cultural highlights. Travelling with kids? Make time for Madame Tussauds, or head to an event or a match at Johan Cruyff Arena. Guests love the hotel's convenience for public transportation: Frederiksplein Stop is just steps away and Vijzelgracht Station is 4 minutes on foot.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Heineken Experience - 6 min walk
  • Rembrandt Square - 9 min walk
  • Rijksmuseum - 12 min walk
  • Muntplein - 12 min walk
  • Flower Market - 13 min walk

Getting around

  • Frederiksplein Stop - 2 min walk
  • Rokin Station - 16 min walk
  • AirportAmsterdam (AMS-Schiphol) - 19 min drive

About this property

Hotel Nicolaas Witsen

Family-friendly Amsterdam hotel in Amsterdam City Centre, walk to Heineken Experience
Along with a bar/lounge, this smoke-free hotel has dry cleaning and laundry facilities. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk, tour/ticket assistance and multilingual staff are on-site. All 28 rooms offer free WiFi, rainfall showerheads and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include coffee/tea makers, hairdryers and safes.
Hotel Nicolaas Witsen offers 28 forms of accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include baths or showers with a rainfall showerhead, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Off-site parking available (EUR 20 per day)
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–10:30 AM: EUR 12.50 per person
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Bike rentals

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Lift

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.00 per person, per night, up to 21 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 16 years of age.
  • A 6.422 per cent city/local tax will be charged

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 12.50 per person (approximately)
  • Nearby parking fee: EUR 20 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards

Property is also known as

Hotel Nicolaas Witsen
Hotel Nicolaas Witsen Amsterdam
Nicolaas Witsen
Nicolaas Witsen Amsterdam
Hotel Nicolaas Witsen Hotel
Hotel Nicolaas Witsen Amsterdam
Hotel Nicolaas Witsen Hotel Amsterdam

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hotel Nicolaas Witsen and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Nicolaas Witsen offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hotel Nicolaas Witsen cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Hotel Nicolaas Witsen pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
What time is check-in at Hotel Nicolaas Witsen?
Check-in is from 2 PM - anytime.
What time is check-out at Hotel Nicolaas Witsen?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Does Hotel Nicolaas Witsen provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is Hotel Nicolaas Witsen located?
This family-friendly Amsterdam hotel is located in the historical district, within a 10-minute walk of Heineken Experience and Rembrandt Square. Rijksmuseum and Flower Market are also within 15 minutes. Frederiksplein Stop and Vijzelgracht Station are within a 5-minute walk.
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4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
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The room was great, the staff were excellent, whole place was completely clean, no complaints at all. The staff at reception in particular were excellent for giving us advice! Much appreciated, would return :)
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
A nice affordable hotel in a wonderful location, quiet and close to transport and amenities.
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020

1/5 Terrible

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Sad face IconDisliked: Room comfort
Loud street noise. Bad beds.
Bed was just soft enough to not bruise. It felt like sleeping on the ground. The mattress was like a solid block of foam. Meanwhile, while laying awake we listened to drunks outside until 4AM and loud scooters all night. Windows were like paper. Staff were kind and location was convenient to some Amsterdam attractions.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

2/5 Poor

Travelled with partner
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Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I was really disappointed with the room in this hotel. It wasn't clean - the kettle station was covered in a thick layer of dust, the mugs were dirty, the shower was covered in hairs - as was one of the towels. It also smelled a lot like smoke, which was strange considering it was supposed to be a non smoking room. The rooms are very close together and walls very thin. We didn't get a good night's sleep on any of the nights as we were kept awake by the guy next door snoring and/or the couple the other side's loud conversations and music. However, the staff were very friendly and it was located in a great location. It was really easy to access some of the main sights, as well as public transport to go further afield.
Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
They serve hot freshly prepared breakfast and hotel is at excellent location
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

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