hotspots in Amsterdam with a fireplace to go for drinks!
Brrr… it is so cold! At home the heater is on, but also when I go out for a drink or bite I try
to go to a warm, cozy place. Even better: I try to go to a place with a fireplace! How romantic, to just sit back, relax and enjoy a glass of red wine or some hot chocolate with your friends or lover. Luckily, there are some nice places in Amsterdam with a fireplace. Yourlbb put up a list for you with the 19 hotspots with a fireplace in Amsterdam.
these are the best hotspots with a fireplace in amsterdam
CAFE ZURICH >>
This spot at De Baarsjes is perfect to have drinks and bites with friends. There is plenty of space around the fire place for your friends. You just need to be lucky that nobody beat you to it :-)
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HANNEKES BOOM >>
When thinking of winter, you probably won’t think of Hanneke’s Boom immediately. But did you know this place has a fireplace? Order a hot choco or glass of red wine and pick your spot here for a warm and cozy night.
Read all about Hanneke’s Boom here >>
LION NOIR >>
Lion Noir is a all time classic spot. You come here for the great cocktails and make sure to find you spot near the fire place. Tip: order an espresso martini, they are delicious :-)
Reguliersdwarsstraat 28 – centrum – lionnoir.nl
Not only during the summer months Pllek is a nice place to go to. During the cold winter months, they have a fireplace! Sit at one of the couches and watch, while warming up, the sunset on the IJ. Pllek is the perfect hangout!
Read more about Pllek >>>.
VERGULDEN EENHOORN >>
The Vergulden Eenhoorn in Amsterdam East is the place where you can escape form the busy centre. This all year round cool spot is actually a old farmhouse which makes it very cosy. A big bonus is the fire place in winter together with the heated terraces outside.
Read here more about the Vergulden Eenhoorn >>
Meneer Nieges >>
From the same nest as the Vergulden Eenhoorn, Meneer Nieges has become a favourite of many in a short period of time. The location along the water is unique and it should as warm and cozy in the winter as in the summer over here. That’s why the have not one, but two fireplaces here. One inside, the other one on the terrace outside.
Read all about Meneer Nieges here >>
Another nice spot in Amsterdam North is Noorderlicht. It’s on walking distance of Pllek. Here you will find a tough, rugged fireplace where you can warm up.
NDSM-plein 102 – noord – noorderlichtcafe.nl
De IJ-kantine >>
And we are gonna stay in Amsterdam North just a little longer! De IJ-kantine has a lounge with a fireplace where you can sit down, relax and have a cup of soup.
Mt. Ondinaweg 15-17 – noord – ijkantine.nl
W LOUNGE >>
If you are looking for a place with a view then go to the W Lounge (at W Hotel). Take place in one of the design chairs close to the fire place. You won’t feel anything from the heat but it still looks nice :-)
Read here more about the W Hotel >>
The Lobby | hotspots with a fireplace in Amsterdam
One of our favourite places in Amsterdam with a fireplace is The Lobby from Hotel V at the Nesplein. This restaurant and cafe is super cosy and perfect for drinks with friends or lunch on a cold day!
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THE LOBBY FIZEAUSTRAAT >>
Never change a wining team. That’s why the newest addition of The Lobby-family on the Fizeaustraat has a fireplace as well. The beautiful interior, good vibes and good food make that you want to go here every night.
You find Hangar along the IJ where the wind can blow pretty hard. So a warm cozy place is very welcome. To heat the place up Hangar does not only have a big fireplace, but very comfortable beanbags as well. Perfect for those cold bums ;-)
Read all about Hangar here >
CAFE KOSTVERLOREN >>
Cafe Kostverloren is the cosy neighbourhood bar where you feel like your actually in a living room. You come here to grab a beer or one of the home made burgers. It’s just a cool place! The fire place delivers the extra touch it needs.
2e Kostverlorenkade 70 – west – cafekostverloren.nl
Westergasterras | hotspots with a fireplace in Amsterdam
Sit by the fireplace while you look at the Westerpark! Enjoy a nice drink or bite, and you’ll have a great day!
Read more about Westergasterras >>>.
Cafe Jaap | hotspots with a fireplace in Amsterdam
After ice skating at the Jaap Eden IJsbaan, you can warm up (or catch your breath) at the fireplace, with some hot chocolate or gluhwein.
Read more about Cafe Jaap >>>.
The College Hotel | hotspots with a fireplace in Amsterdam
Whether you go to the lobby, restaurant or rent a room at The College hotel, there are fireplace everywhere! Beautiful, atmospheric fireplaces.
Roelof Hartstraat 1 – Oud Zuid – thecollegehotel.com
De Pressroom is the restaurant, bar an lounge part of the INK hotel. Besides very good food and drinks you can hop into the library, where a crackling fireplace is giving you the warmest welcome.
Read all about Pressroom here >>
PACIFIC PARK >>
Do you have cold toes after a stroll in the Westerpark? No worries….. the cool hanging fire place at Pacific Park will warm you up. Order some hot chocolate milk and you are good to go.
Read more about Pacific Park >>
Badhuis Javaplein >>
Badhuis in Amsterdam East feels like a big living room. Sit at one of the couches and warm up by the fireplace.
Javaplein 21 – oost – badhuis-javaplein.nl
If it’s up to me Amsterdam needs more spots with a fireplace! Do you happen to know any? Let us know!
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
| TIP: Buy an I amsterdam City Card. Save money on entrance fees to museums and attractions, public transport and profit from discounts on everything from restaurants to concerts. You can also skip some lines to make the most of your time in Amsterdam! You can buy a card for 24 hours up to 120 hours. Check the prices here >>
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.
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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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