Amsterdam is a great holiday destination, whether you’re looking at a short weekend trip or a longer excursion. There’s plenty to see and to do while in Amsterdam, so save your money on the hotel and spend it on the coffee and the culture! We’ve compiled a list of 12 great 3 star hotels in Amsterdam that represent great value for money without stretching your budget.
Best Western Amsterdam
Best Western is a popular chain of hotels and all the comforts you’d expect from the chain are here at Best Western Amsterdam. A popular option with spacious rooms and an international breakfast buffet make this a good choice for those looking for some creature comforts.
Hampton By Hilton Amsterdam Arena Boulevard
The Hampton By Hilton Amsterdam Arena Boulevard is located directly opposite the Bijlmer Arena train and subway station, for easy and convenient access to public transport. Popular attractions like the Ziggo Dome, IMAX cinema and Amsterdam Arena are all close by, making this a great launchpad for nearby attractions.
Bastion Hotel Amsterdam Amstel
The Bastion Hotel Amsterdam Amstel is located just 750 yards from Amstel Business Park, making this a great choice for those travelling for business. Breakfast options are available and an on-site restaurant mean that this can be a one-stop shop for travellers too busy or tired to go far on their work trip.
Holiday Inn Express Amsterdam Arena Towers
All rooms in the Holiday Inn Express Amsterdam Arena Towers are located on the 7th floor and above, meaning you will get some great views of across the city. Plus, guests here can make use of the facilities of the 4-star Holiday Inn Hotel located in the same building.
WestCord Art Hotel Amsterdam
The WestCord Art Hotel Amsterdam features a bus station directly outside the hotel that can take you to Dam Square. It’s a 15 minute walk to the heart of the city and a 20 minute drive from Schipol Airport. Plus all rooms feature a Nespresso coffee machine!
The Rho Hotel is directly on the edge of Dam Square and is a mere 1,050 yards from Amsterdam Central Railway Station. Popular attractions like the Anne Frank House and Rembrandt House Museum are within a 10 minute walk of the hotel, making this a very convenient hotel location.
Guests staying at the independently-owned Hotel Larende receive a free welcome drink on arrival and can enjoy a continental breakfast, served daily. Tickets for tours and attractions are available here and the De Hallen food market is a short walk away, making this a great choice for intrepid explorers.
Hotel2Stay offers studios with a fully equipped kitchen and an on-site fitness centre and sauna. Bike hire is available too, for an extra charge. This is a great option for travellers who prefer to self-cater and especially those who value fitness.
ibis Amsterdam Centre
The ibis Amsterdam Centre is located on the riverbank, close to Amsterdam Central Railway Station and popular attractions such as the NEMO Science Museum. Breakfast is available and several excellent restaurants are located in the area surrounding the hotel.
The Hotel Fita is a family run hotel with a free breakfast buffet included in the cost of a room. It’s located in Oud Zuid, which has a great selection of museums and shops in the surrounding area.
Hotel Residence Le Coin
Rooms at the Hotel Residence Le Coin feature a kitchenette, making them a good choice for those who like to cook while away. Rooms also feature large windows to let in lots of light.
Staff at the Joy Hotel speak Arabic, English, French and Hungarian, making this a good choice for international travellers who are not confident in English or Dutch.