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De L'Europe Amsterdam
Ranked #19 of 376 Hotels in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 5 July 2013

This hotel is ideally situated within walking distance of the flower market and great restaurants of this fabulous city. The hotel staff was gracious and attentive. We were upgraded to a suite with a view of the canals. The only problem was the room lighting which was overly complicated and too dark.

  • Stayed: June 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 4 July 2013

One could try to pick out the minutiae of what is "wrong" or "bad" about this hotel, but really what's he point? It is a 5 star hotel in a very old classical European building with an excellent central canal-side location. It's not cheap, but neither are a lot of other European hotels that don't come close to this. Just stay there. It's worth the $.
If you find the food expensive there's a Macca's about a minute away....

Stayed: June 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 4 July 2013

I recently had the pleasure of staying at the Hotel de l'Europe while on vacation in Amsterdam, and the hotel was delightful. Our room was spacious, quiet, well-lit, with beautiful bathroom facilities. Most of the de l'Europe is old (there is a newer wing, of which I did not see much), but has been very recently renovated, with an iPad in every room, for use as the guest directory and more. The room was air-conditioned well, and technologically so advanced that, when one would get up in the middle of the night to use the bathroom, the night lights would come on as soon as one's feet hit the floor. The help was uniformly friendly and polite. The only slight downside to the room was a relative dearth of hanging space in the closet - plenty of shelves, though.

  • Stayed: May 2013, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 1 July 2013

We have been staying at many great hotels in the world. De L’ Europe is no doubt on the top of our list. The hotel is breathtaking. You will note that everybody could not help to take the photos as they pass by the hotel. However, the picture could not record all its beauty. You have to be there to truly enjoy it. The inside is as great as outside. The staff and concierge could not be more helpful. They try their best to accommodate their guests constantly. The windows are big in the suite with great view of street and river. The bed and bedding are very comfortable. The bath rooms are roomy and classic. You can feel the room and amenities are arranged in a very guest friendly fashion. Breakfast includes all essential items, which are well appointed. We ate dinner at hotel every day. The foods are excellent; all dining rooms have great canal views. We did not feel the need to go out to eat actually.
Only one problem for me. My own pillows at home are not good enough anymore after sleeping on the pillows at De L’Europe for 5 nights. I contacted the hotel with slim of hope and requested about the pillows. I did not expect the guest relationship manager, Ms. JacquelineGratz, go to extent to reach their supplier. This really shows how they really care their guests. I am really impressed.

This is the hotel you will remember for the rest of your life.

  • Stayed: June 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 27 June 2013

We stayed at this hotel for 2 nights in June. The hotel is centrally located but easy to reach by car. It has valet parking. The Hotel is generally what you would expect for a 5 Star hotel with comfortable well furnished rooms. It has good soundproofing so is quiet at night. The most impressive aspect is that every member of staff was helpful, cheerful and very oriented to service. The breakfast in the brasserie in the morning is great with a full buffet but you can eat quickly if you need to. Wake up calls on time with a cup of tea.

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  • Stayed: June 2013, travelled on business
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Reviewed 25 June 2013

We stayed in this hotel for two days. The first impression was very good: sumptuous foyer, friendly staff at reception. We even got a double upgrade for no particular reason which was a nice surprise!
The room was impressive: spacious (separate bedroom and living room), with lots of gadgets and plenty of wardrobes, the bathroom had a TV which I first took for mirror, separate bath tub and a shower, as well as built in speakers...
In the evening there was once live grand piano music in the main lobby/bar area - perfect atmosphere to unwind with a drink!
The only reason I'm not rating this hotel as excellent is the breakfast experience - limited choice of food, a bit cramped together tables, no attention from the staff during breakfast at all - our table had dirty dishes and glasses piled up on top of each other by end of our breakfast and nobody from the staff showed any sign of interest if everything was all right or not, clearing used dishes etc. I couldn't face it on the second morning of our stay so we went to a nearby Sofitel hotel which provided excellent breakfast experience for a similar price.

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Reviewed 20 June 2013

A superb hotel with an outstanding location. A short walk to most sights and a mile walk to the museums. Situated right on the Amstel river with dining near the water options. Very attentive and cordial staff. Good restaurants on site. The only draw back is if you are family there are no rooms with twin beds. They can make up the beds as twins but they are still one bed which makes it awkward if you are rooming with someone you do not want to sleep that close to.

Stayed: June 2013, travelled with family
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Additional Information about De L'Europe Amsterdam

Address: Nieuwe Doelenstraat 2 - 14, 1012 CP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Red Light District (De Wallen)
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Amsterdam
#4 Business Hotel in Amsterdam
#7 Spa Hotel in Amsterdam
#14 Romantic Hotel in Amsterdam
#15 Luxury Hotel in Amsterdam
Price Range: £263 - £525 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — De L'Europe Amsterdam 5*
Number of rooms: 111
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
In the heart of Amsterdam, in walking distance of the plush 19th century Museum Quarter, the pinnacle of sophistication and cultural bohemia with the Rijksmuseum, the Stedelijk Museum and Van Gogh Museum and with its prime location on the banks of the Amstel river, De L’Europe is synonymous with Dutch rich history. Since the first official opening in 1896, De L’Europe has been favored by Amsterdam’s elite and the hotel continues to attract the world’s most celebrated names. Experience and explore a unique entrée into the Amsterdam of yesterday and today by arriving at De L’Europe. Admire true replicas from the Dutch Masters like Frans Hals and Rembrandt van Rijn in the Promenade whereas replicas of Dutch Masters like Jan Steen, Johannes Vermeer and Floris van Dijck decorate the walls of the rooms and suites in the historical Rondeel building. Adjacent to the hotel, the suites at the contemporary Dutch Masters Wing offer a selection of modern colors that form the basis for replicas of Dutch Masters like Pieter Codde and Pieter Saenredam. Guests may enjoy culinary highlights at the two Michelin-star rated Bord’Eau Restaurant Gastronomique, the casual chic Hoofdstad Brasserie with an international twist and Hèt Terras, the city’s most popular Summer hotspot overlooking the buzzling city center of Amsterdam, complemented by exclusive wines from the private wine cellar ‘Les Caves De L’Europe’. Kick back and relax at the Amsterdam’s inspired gentlemen’s pub Freddy’s Bar to sample a traditional Heineken beer or sip on one of the signature cocktails. To complete your Amsterdam experience, indulge yourself with one of the bespoke beauty treatments at the Spa & Wellness ‘Skins Institute – De L’Europe’. Feel at home in an iconic 19th century treasure and be surrounded by cultural heritages while exploring a modern vibrant city. ... more   less 
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De l`Europe Amsterdam Hotel Amsterdam
Hotel De l Europe
De l Europe Hotel

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