Around the hotel | Park Plaza Vondelpark, Amsterdam

As of 1 December 2020 face masks in public areas are mandatory. A maximum of one household or two people in public areas are allowed - the following measures will apply until further notice.

City attractions
As of Tuesday 15 December 2020, city attractions have closed their doors as a preventative measure. For the months of April and May pilot trials have been approved by the Dutch Government for several zoos, theme parks and museums We recommend to reserve tickets in advance as the number of tickets is limited. To ensure the safety of guests, there are various safety measures taken during your visit to an attraction. For example mandatory face masks in all public areas, negative test result upon entry, 1.5 meters physical distance and one-way traffic in the building. Visit their websites for more information about safety measures.

Keukenhof – 16-18 April 2021
Artis zoo – 16-18 April 2021
Concert Gebouw– 16 – 18 April 2021
Scheepvaartsmuseum – 21-23 April 2021*
Madame Tussauds – 17 April 2021
Melkweg Concerts - 21, 28, 29 and 30 April
Amsterdam Arena Football - 22 and 25 April, 2 and 13 May
*Museum card holders only

Restaurants & Shopping
As per 28 April outdoor terraces in the city will be open daily between 12pm - 6pm. The indoor spaces of restaurants and bars in the Netherlands are closed as a preventative measure until further notice. This includes restaurants, bars and room service in hotels for hotel guests. However, our hotels offer dedicated food collection points for delivery options. All shopping streets in the city will reopen their doors on 28 April and will close daily before 8pm. All non-food markets can reopen again. It is prohibited for stores to sell alcohol after 8pm.

Travel situation
Please note that due to the new regulations in place, they strongly advice to only travel with public transportation when it is essential. With our centrally positioned hotel there is no need to use public transport during your stay. All city highlights are within walking and biking distance. For more detailed travel information and COVID-19 measures in the Netherlands click here.

Discover over 800 years of Amsterdam history enriched with charming sights. Take a stroll through the iconic Vondelpark located right next to the hotel. The Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum, ‘Little Paris’ area and the best of Amsterdam's shopping streets are all only minutes away. Walk through the beautiful canal streets or hire a bike and travel like a true local to discover Amsterdam's hidden gems. Located in the most admired part of the city, it is the perfect location whether you're looking for things to do in Amsterdam at night or with kids.

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De 9 Straatjes

1.38 mi / 2.23 km from the hotel
Bursting with shops, cafes, and galleries, this neighborhood in the Canal District is the perfect spot for a day out.
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0.93 mi / 1.49 km from the hotel
A bustling town square noted for its vibrant nightlife, Leidseplein is home to street performers, nightclubs, restaurants, theaters, and boutique shops.
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0.88 mi / 1.42 km from the hotel
The most visited museum in the Netherlands, the Rijksmuseum displays 8,000 objects of both artistic and historical significance.
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Van Gogh Museum

0.6 mi / 0.96 km from the hotel
Learn about the life and work of Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh. Dedicated to this world-renowned artist, the museum showcases stories and personal letters in addition to his famous paintings. Housing the world’s largest collection of van Goh artwork, visiting the museum is a perfect way for art-lovers to spend a few hours.

Artis (Zoo Amsterdam)

2.26 mi / 3.64 km from the hotel
Designed around conservation and education, Artis is a zoo, planetarium, and aquarium in one. Located in the heart of the city, it's an exciting, family-friendly attraction that's simple to fit in between exploring downtown.