Dok Amsterdam: the new chill-spot at Houthavens Amsterdam!
Escape the busy city life of Dok Amsterdam! A new great hangout at the Houthavens. The fact that DOK is situated nearby the city center, will not affect the true beach-vibe you get over here! The view on the water and the sand will help you relax totally.
Dok Amsterdam is the perfect place to chill with friends all day long, while you enjoy some food, have some drinks and listen to music. But there will also be several fun activities for all ages! Like several events, party’s and yoga in the sand. Want to take the kids with you? No problem! They can play in the sand all day while you relax. All in all, DOK is the place to be if you want to renew your energy, but also when you don’t want to travel to far outside of the city.
More hotspots in Amsterdam West?
>> Food & Drinks >>
De Foodhallen >> Hugo’s Bar & Kitchen >> Lot Sixty One >> The Breakfast Club >> Cafe Panache >> Floor17 >> Cafe Lennep >> Graceland Bar-B-Q >> Bar DK >> Mossel & Gin
>> Shopping >> >> Dépôt by Johnny at the Spot >> Gekaapt >> Gesponnen Suiker >> Friday Next >> T.I.T.S. >> Jutka and Riska >> Mashed >> Lena >> Misc Store >> Objet
THINGS TO DO:
⋙ Canal Cruise by day or in the evening
⋙ A bike tour through Amsterdam OR Rent a bike by yourself
⋙ The best view over Amsterdam from the A’DAM Lookout
⋙ Visit Artis Royal Zoo
⋙ Rijksmuseum with the Dutch masters
⋙ Van Gogh Museum, a staple in Amsterdam
⋙ Stedelijk Museum for modern art lovers
⋙ MOCO Museum for street art
⋙ Photography museum FOAM
⋙ Amsterdam Light Festival (during winter months)
⋙ Cruise like a local with your own boat (great with good weather!)
ONE OF A KIND:
⋙ Discover the Instagrammable experience WONDR
⋙ Red Light District tour
⋙ Get out of town and into the Dutch country side of Giethoorn
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Our favourite hotels:
AFFORDABLE // €
☾ Generator Hostel: the best poshtel of the city located in a park.
☾ The Student Hotel: budget proof in trendy East.
☾ Het Volkshotel: affordable and with a cool rooftop bar.
☾ CitizenM: all you need is that XL bed (location near Amstel is great).
☾ Motel One: budget design hotel with locations at
VERY VERY NICE // €€
☾ Hotel V: with two locations and a great restaurant, in the city center and East.
☾ Sir Adam: with the coolest view over Amsterdam.
☾ Sweets: a unique stay in former bridge houses.
☾ Park Plaza Vondelpark: located next to Vondelpark and beautifully renovated.
☾ Hotel Dwars: small scale around the corner of the trendy Utrechtsestraat.
☾ Pillows Anna van den Vondel: great hotel close to Vondelpark.
☾ Hotel Mercier: new hotel in the cosy and historic Jordaan district.
☾ INK Hotel: lifestyle hotel in the heart of the city.
☾ The Hoxton: favourite lifestyle hotel right on the canals.
☾ Morgan & Mees: boutique hotel in Amsterdam West.
☾ Conscious Hotel Westerpark: in a beautiful building at the industrial Westergas area.
☾ QO Amsterdam: eco design hotel with a great skybar.
TOP LUXURY // €€€
☾ Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam: if you have something to celebrate this is the one.
☾ Pulitzer Amsterdam: on the canals at the border of the Nine Streets and the Jordaan.
☾ L’Europe: this hotel has the best spa with a view in Amsterdam.
☾ Conservatorium Hotel: located in one of the most beautiful buildings in town.
☾ W Amsterdam: with great restaurants and a rooftop bar with swimming pool.
Let’s get social
I really hope you enjoy your time in Amsterdam! On my Instagram account @yourlbb you can find more recommendations and new hotspots in town.
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