vintage furniture stores in amsterdam for a treasure hunt
Vintage furniture stores in Amsterdam, we have enough of them. But they’re a bit hard to find. You can spend a whole afternoon in Amsterdam North and find the most amazing vintage treasures but you probably don’t know about these places yet. I love spending time on searching that one unique item that’ll make me super happy for years. That moment when you need to decide if you take it home is always so nerve-racking. Cause the next time you’ll come back it’s gone! Anyway, where can you find the best vintage furniture stores in Amsterdam? Check our our favorites!
Ps: Do you want to shop for vintage clothes? Then these are our favorite vintage stores in Amsterdam.
11 X vintage furniture stores in amsterdam to visit now
De Weldaad: At the garage of De Weldaad you can find real old authentic items. From an Indian altar to an orange industry lamp, vintage scissors and old school desks. You can spend a whole afternoon at this place.
Modern Vintage – Eames Design Furnitures: Do you like the Eames chair? Then Modern Vintage – Eames Design Furnitures is the furniture store that you want to visit. The Eames chairs are from all over the world. They are completely patched and ready to shine in your living room.
DasGaaf: DasGaaf is one of my favorite spots go get vintage furniture in Amsterdam. You’ll find mostly retro and vintage furniture and accessories from the 60 and 70. There are new items each week, so you always have a reason to come back!
Vintage Virus: Are you looking for retro furniture from the 50s, 60s and 70s? Take a look at Vintage virus. Each retro design addict will walk around with clammy hands around. You’ll find a lot, a lot of dressers, ottomans, stools and armchairs!
Brût: Every Saturday you can visit the showroom of Brût. The perfect place to find industrial items for a nice price. Do you still know the buck that you needed to jump over with gymnastics? You can find him over here, now nice!
Neef Louis: Neef Louis can be found in an old shed in Amsterdam North. This is the perfect place for a vintage treasure hunt. You can find anything you can think of. Glass ball lights, pink velvet chairs and refurbished lockers.
Van Dijk en Ko: Combine your Neef Louis visit with a visit to Van Dijk & Ko. This vintage furniture is a huge shed where you can find Hungarian cabinets, sofas, chairs and accessories. That’s what we like! You can find the real gems overhere. From pink cabinets to vintage suitcases and cowhides for on the floor.
Juttersdok: And if that was not enough, you can also go to Juttersdok in Amsterdam Noord (and a few other locations). Juttersdok is not only one of our favorite places to shop vintage furniture in Amsterdam. It is also a great business because they give adolescents and adults with limited job opportunities, a place to work.
Van OnS: You’ve probably saw Van OnS at Design Icons. You can go this shop for the real designer pieces. For example, furniture by Arne Jacobsen and chairs from Borge Mogensen. But also for items of unknown designers who are worth a visit as well.
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
COMFORTABLE // €€
☾ 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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