Situated just a 10-minute tram ride from Amsterdam’s city centre, Hotel King’s Court allures travellers with modern decor and a restaurant serving up a variety of dishes. Guests can enjoy a tipple or two at the hotel’s bar and unwind in air-conditioned rooms which come complete with flat-screen TVs and en suite bathrooms.
Set near Amsterdam’s famous Vondelpark, in the tranquil Oud Zuid district, Hotel Central Park offers a base for exploring the Venice of the North streets, as well as its world-class art galleries and well-known canals. The hotel boasts en suite rooms fitted with flat-screen TVs, a work desk area, hot drink-making facilities and views over the park. An intimate dining room serves hearty morning meals and offers complimentary Wi-Fi for planning a day of sightseeing.
The Tours (Optional)
Amsterdam City Canal Cruise:
Absorb the canal-front sights of Amsterdam on a leisurely one-hour sightseeing cruise, a relaxing way to get to know the Dutch capital, particularly, but not only, for first-time visitors. Take a seat in a comfortable glass-topped boat, enjoy the views while gliding along the city’s UNESCO World Heritage-listed canals, and listen to the informative audio commentary available in 19 languages. Drift by top Amsterdam attractions such as the Westerkerk church, the Magere Brug (‘Skinny Bridge’) on the Amstel river and the charming neighborhood of Negen Straatjes (‘Nine Streets’).
The Heineken Experience:
Visit the old factory, where all of the brand’s beer was made until 1988, now houses a state-of-the-art museum which offers an exclusive, behind-the-scenes tour of the original facilities. Participants can see the gigantic copper tanks where the lager was brewed, enjoy a Heineken tasting session and even test their skills at drafting the perfect beer. The Heineken Experience also offers interesting information about the company’s history in several languages, including English, French, Spanish and German. Two drinks are included in the Heineken Experience tour (both alcoholic and soft drinks are available).
Groupon’s Guide to Amsterdam
Sitting on the south bank of IJ Lake, Amsterdam is a port city connected to the North Sea, with Amstel River flowing through from south to north. Mixing vibrant nightlife and many diverse festivals with Renaissance architecture and cultural events, Amsterdam, the capital city of Netherlands, is a convenient spot for exploration and relaxation.
Guests can get a breath of fresh air with a stroll through the Erasmus Park, where ponds, gardens and local attractions make for a nice day of adventure or lazing in the sunshine. Moving inside, travellers can visit the Van Gogh Museum, which exhibits the works of the great master alongside pieces painted by his contemporaries. In this city of many tastes, tourists may enjoy Asian or Indonesian cuisine at one of the city’s restaurants or have dessert in one of the famous pancake houses, before renting a bicycle for a refreshing ride along the canals. Amsterdam also boasts shopping streets, filled with a wide range of stores and street markets selling food and clothes.
Option 1: standard stay
- €119-€189 for 2 nights, depending on dates chosen
- €179-€259 for 3 nights, depending on dates chosen
- €249-€339 for 4 nights, depending on dates chosen
Option 2: stay with two tours: Amsterdam City Canal Cruise and the Heineken Experience
- €149-€219 for 2 nights, depending on dates chosen
- €209-€289 for 3 nights, depending on dates chosen
- €279-€369 for 4 nights, depending on dates chosen