$137 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Aug 17, 2014 Check-out: Aug 18, 2014

Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden

4 stars
Leidsekade 97, Amsterdam, 1017 PN
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.8
out of 5
57 reviews
I will return ,,

Everyone was so nice and helpful . I wanted a balcony room and mitilda was so helpful . The staff... See full review

  • Italian Texan 1111
  • Jul 11, 2013
Luxury and warmth in Amsterdam

This gets all the stars. Wonderful position for a stay in Amsterdam - bus from the airport (197)... See full review

  • Nannamania
  • May 8, 2013
Enjoy history, elegance and style at this exciting Amsterdam favorite
Built in 1902, this vibrant Art Nouveau monument treats guests to historic elegance alongside chic furnishings and modern amenities. The Eden American Hotel includes the charming Café Americain, popular with artists and celebrities and the blues-themed Bar Americain offering stunning Leidseplein views. Guests enjoy four-star in-room amenities as well as business and concierge services. The Eden American's conveniences, from the fitness center to tour assistance and concierge services, ensure smooth, enjoyable Amsterdam stays.
Highlights
  • Gorgeous Art Deco-style centerpiece café and popular blues-themed bar
  • Dynamic Leidseplein location
  • On-site fitness center and sauna
Rooms

The Eden American Hotel's 175 rooms blend authentic heritage architecture with modern amenities. All rooms come with flat-screen, satellite channel HDTVs with On Demand entertainment, Wi-Fi access (fees apply) and Rituals bath essentials provided in Art Deco style bathrooms.

 

Classic and deluxe rooms come furnished with king, queen or two twin beds. The American junior suites come with king beds and expanded sitting areas and many provide private balconies and spectacular Amsterdam views.

 

The Eden American Hotel also offers exclusive theme suites. Among the hotel's largest rooms, the Mata Hari suite offers breathtaking city and canal views. Named after a prominent Amsterdam artist, the Ruud de Wild suite features a split-level living room and bedroom layout, two flat-screen ambilight HDTVs and chic furnishings. The Goovert de Roos suite, named after the famed Glamour photographer, displays his striking artworks.   

Features

Guests are treated to the Eden American Hotel's authentic early 20th-century architecture and the charming centerpiece Café Americain, which offers delicious lunches and dinners in a cozy, Art Deco interior. Guests can unwind in style at the blues-themed Bar Americain, overlooking the dynamic Leidseplein. The state-of-the-art fitness center and sauna is ideal for guests wishing to relax or recharge between meetings or leisure trips. The hotel's 24-hour front desk, concierge and tour assistance services ensure hassle-free Amsterdam visits.  Additional amenities include childcare, Wi-Fi access (fees apply) and an in-house art gallery.

Transportation
  • Tram & bus stops nearby (1 block)
  • Amsterdam Central Station (3 mi/4.5 km)
  • Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (9 mi/14.5 km)
Attractions
  • Royal Palace/Dam Square (1.5 mi/2.5 mi)
  • Anne Frank House (Anne Frankhuis)  (1.5 mi/2.5 km)
  • Rijksmuseum (.5 mi/1 km)
  • Van Gogh Museum (.5 mi/1 km)
  • Oude Kerk (2 mi/3 km)
  • Begijnhof (2 mi/3 km)
  • Museum Amstelkring (2 mi/3.5 km)
Business
  • Business center
  • 4 flexible meeting and event spaces
Polices & Fees
  • A 5% city tax is added to all final charges at checkout. 
  • The hotel is non-smoking.

This is not a comprehensive list of fees. Any amounts listed above may not include taxes and are subject to change.

Hotel Map

52.3637 4.8808
Area served
Amsterdam.
Nearby airports
Schiphol (AMS) 10.1 km, Rotterdam Airport (RTM) 54.2 km.
Area description
Amsterdam.

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Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden Rooms

Classic Room
The Classic rooms are approximately 20 to 30 square meters. Some rooms have a spectacular view over the Amsterdam canals, others on the vibrant Leidseplein. All our Classic American rooms are non smoking rooms and have the luxury of air conditioning.
Deluxe Room
The DeLuxe American rooms are 30 to 35 square meters. The majority of these rooms have a beautiful view over the Amsterdam canals or the vibrant Leidseplein. Most of the DeLuxe American rooms have a balcony with a nice cosy seat. All rooms are non smoking and have the luxury of air conditioning.
Standard Junior Suite
The Amsterdam American Hotel has 15 American Junior suites. The largest Junior Suite is 55 square meters and most of the suites have a beautiful view over the Amsterdam canals or the vibrant Leidseplein. All suites have a separate sitting area and some even have a balcony with a great view over Amsterdam.

Amenities

  • Free internet
  • Airport shuttle
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Concierge
Elevators
Activities
Fitness center or spa
Fitness Center
Spa
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
24 hour room service
Services
Business center
Laundry service
Childcare Service
In-Room Safe
Tour desk
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Conference facilities
Doctor on call
Currency exchange
Internet
Free internet
Transportation
Airport shuttle
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities

Nearby points of interest

  • Stadsschouwburg of Amsterdam: 0.1 mi
  • Melkweg: 0.1 mi
  • Leidse Square: 0.1 mi
  • Jorrit Heinen: 0.2 mi
  • Paradiso: 0.2 mi
  • Amsterdam Pipe Museum: 0.2 mi
  • Walls Gallery: 0.2 mi
  • Vondel Park and Overtoom: 0.3 mi
  • Frozen Fountain: 0.3 mi
  • Collection d'Art Contemporary Art Gallery: 0.3 mi
  • The Frozen Fountain: 0.3 mi
  • Keizersgracht: 0.3 mi
  • Coster Diamonds: 0.3 mi
  • Metz & Co: 0.3 mi
  • Diamond Museum: 0.3 mi
  • Stadsschouwburg of Amsterdam: 0.1 mi
  • Melkweg: 0.1 mi
  • Leidse Square: 0.1 mi
  • Jorrit Heinen: 0.2 mi
  • Paradiso: 0.2 mi
  • Amsterdam Pipe Museum: 0.2 mi
  • Walls Gallery: 0.2 mi
  • Vondel Park and Overtoom: 0.3 mi
  • Frozen Fountain: 0.3 mi
  • Collection d'Art Contemporary Art Gallery: 0.3 mi
  • The Frozen Fountain: 0.3 mi
  • Keizersgracht: 0.3 mi
  • Coster Diamonds: 0.3 mi
  • Metz & Co: 0.3 mi
  • Diamond Museum: 0.3 mi
  • House of Bols: 0.3 mi
  • P.C. Hooftstraat: 0.3 mi
  • Rijksmuseum: 0.3 mi
  • Huis Marseille: 0.3 mi
  • Leidsestraat: 0.3 mi
  • Spiegelkwartier: 0.3 mi
  • Jordaan Museum: 0.3 mi
  • Vondelkerk: 0.4 mi
  • Kunst Antiekcentrum De Looier : 0.4 mi
  • Stedelijk Museum: 0.4 mi
  • Biblical Museum: 0.4 mi
  • Canal House Museum: 0.4 mi
  • Golden Bend: 0.4 mi
  • Museumplein: 0.5 mi
  • Felix Meritis Building: 0.5 mi
  • Houseboat Museum: 0.5 mi
  • University Library: 0.5 mi
  • Cat Cabinet: 0.5 mi
  • De Negen Straatjes: 0.5 mi
  • Spui: 0.5 mi
  • Museum Van Loon: 0.5 mi
  • BeBoB Design: 0.5 mi
  • University of Amsterdam: 0.5 mi
  • Bloemenmarkt: 0.5 mi
  • Kalvertoren: 0.5 mi
  • Book Market: 0.5 mi
  • The American Book Center: 0.5 mi
  • Foam Photography Museum: 0.5 mi
  • Begijnhof chapel: 0.5 mi
  • Villa Arena: 0.5 mi

Dining

Restaurant & Bar
Two of the most special places to "wine & dine" in Amsterdam are located in the Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden. Our Caf Americain is a sparkling "hot spot" for local Amsterdam people, writers and artists: who come along for a bite, a drink, or just for reading the newspaper at the reading table. Do you fancy meeting someone famous? Both national and international movie stars have been spotted in our renown Bar Americain from time to time. Bar Americain has recently been restyled and therefore is even more popular than before amongst locals. It is also still the "hot spot" for national and international movie stars. An ideal place for VIP-spotting while drinking an award winning cocktail. During summertime the terrace offers a great opportunity to watch people.
Cafe Americain
Wine and dine among the local Amsterdam people, artists and actors. The ambiance in the dazzling Cafe Americain is dynamic and most of all cosy. It has been called Amsterdam's living room by many and that is exactly how it feels. Enjoy breakfast, lunch, dinner, just a coffee or a pleasant drink. At the Cafe Americain or on the amazing terrace during the summer time, you will always feel comfortable.
Terrace
During the summertime and when the sun is shining, in front of the hotel the terrace is openend. Were you can enjoy a drink, lunch or dinner while watching the fountain and the sun.

Meeting facilities

Meeting Info
Our renovated meeting rooms are situated on the ground floor of the Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden. The three main meeting rooms can be combined into one large room for larger events. All rooms have a capacity of 110 persons for a meeting, 125 persons for a dinner and 225 persons for celebrating a big party. The hotel is easily accessible by public transport and Byzantium parking is located within 5 min. walk.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1500
Check-out:
1200

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (57)

Ratings and reviews for Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden

Overall score

3.8 / 5
5.01.0
57 out of 57
Amenities:
3.7
Room cleanliness:
4.1
Hotel staff:
4.1
Room comfort:
3.8
Location:
4.8
Value:
3.8

86% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Dean S
Manchester UK
Aug 12, 2012

Filled with Elegance and Style!

A truly great location with great connections to central station a 7 minute tram ride direct to the Hotel. LeideSquare is happening with good restaurants and an amazing walk filled with shops all the way to Dam Square! The Hotel is filled with Elegance and style very clean and friendly. Breakfast can be pre booked for 15 euro but well worth it! An amazing grand dining room filled with Smoked salmon,meats,cheeses,eggs cooked however, pastries,fresh juices,proseco!! And bread fresh from the bakery. Pure indulgence!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Review of Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Amsterdam92101
San Diego, CA
Apr 28, 2011

Location Is Key

Location, location, location. Have to be honest that the check-in experience wasn't the best, but the hotel's location was perfect. Everything within walking distance, a great location to explore the city (especially for families). These days (April 2011), prices are essentially Tokyo equivelant. No worries on that account, but $500 only gets you 300 Euros, so that's a significant consideration.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
Nightlife tip: Short walk from hotel

Everything in Amsterdam is within walking distance (keep your head on a swivel for bikes, scooters, cars and trams). Not the world's best cuisine spot, but the beauty, architecture and history more than make up for that. If you're *involved*, hard to walk away not engaged; if married, will add years to your relationship!

Review of Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Sep 10, 2009

Nice hotel, great location and staff

We spent 3 nights before taking a cruise. The location is close to parks, museums, canal cruise, bars, and many restaurants. We were able to walk everywhere. The room was clean and well equipped. The bars in the hotel are interesting. The staff was courteous and helpful. We loved Amsterdam and when we return we will stay here again. No complaints.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Time-saving tip: Short walk from hotel

Rent a bike from Mike's bike nearby and ride everywhere. City is very bike friendly.

Review of Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Famosi
Jacksonville FL
Mar 14, 2011

great location

its close to everything worth doing in Amsterdam

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Review of Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
ManhattanWilliam
New York, New York
Jan 28, 2014

Mostly Very Good

The price during the low season was excellent. On the plus side: location couldn't be better, staff was very friendly and helpful, there is free WiFi and use of business center, and the bed was very comfortable. Things to improve are: elevators with only one call button stopping up and down needlessly, nice breakfast/dining room but hectic due to tv tapings at night, limited bathroom amenities, mini bar electronic and charges with simple movement (taken off when I called). Still overall a nice place to stay.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Review of Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
FREE STATE TRAVELER
Dubai
Aug 15, 2012

GREAT HOTEL GREAT LOCATION

Rooms are dark and the internet connection is painfully slow. Other than that, oustanding location with very helpful Staff. Balcony with a view of the square.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Review of Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Sacramento, CA
Aug 23, 2010

Awesome Location.

The best location for the money. Ten minute walk to Van Gogh museum, red light district and shopping.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Review of Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Sacramento, CA
Aug 23, 2010

Awesome Location.

The best location for the money. Ten minute walk to Van Gogh museum, red light district and shopping.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Review of Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Stellakl
Cyprus
Jul 18, 2014

Summer vacations

Exellent location across the tram stom, safety and beautifull enviroment. Though, it was expencive especially to include breackfast. we had a non smoking room looking at another wall not to the view of the river or the city.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
Time-saving tip: Long walk from hotel

Use the tram network with a 24 hour ticket

Review of Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Amster-Annie
Business
New Jersey
May 11, 2011

In the heart of Amsterdam

This is my first of many trips to Amsterdam and I'm glad I selected Eden Amsterdam American Hotel. The hotel is conveniently located in the heart of the city. It is within walking distance to museums, shopping, entertainment and a bevy of restaurants and transportation (trams, buses, bikes, canal boats, etc). When staying at Eden hotels make sure you tell your driver specifically which Eden hotel, as there are many throughout the city.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Money-saving tip: Not Applicable

Take the shuttle bus from the airport to the hotel, it's 15.50 Euro one-way. Tickets are available inside Shiphol airport at the ticket booth behind Starbucks or can be purchased on board, best to buy in advance, otherwise you're waiting until everyone else gets on board the 8 passenger vehicle. Trams and taxis are also available from the low to high end 4 to 50 Euro one-way for about a 20 minute ride.

Review of Amsterdam American Hotel - Hampshire Eden

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
High Traveler
Magic City, AL
Nov 25, 2011

Great Stay

My wife and I had a great stay at this hotel. It's location is central to all of the things a tourist would want to see. There are cafes, shops, coffee shops, a mall, The Van Gogh museum and Rijks museum just a short walk away. A ten minute ride on the trolly will get you to Central Station in the city center. This will be where I stay the next time I visit Amsterdam.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
3
Time-saving tip: Short walk from hotel

The trolly system can save you tons of walking. A 24 hour pass is around 5 euros but be prepared to have close to the exact amount you are buying because it seemed that none of the trolly operators were ever able to make change for a 20 or larger euro bill.

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