To get a sense of what makes Amsterdam tick, pull on some comfortable shoes and explore surrounding areas like Canal Ring, Museum Quarter, and Amsterdam.
Vacationers in Nieuw-West, looking for something a little out of the ordinary, should make tracks to the nearby museums and theaters. Take a guided tour, admire the architecture or simply enjoy the beautiful artworks at Madame Tussauds, the Anne Frank House and Rijksmuseum. Treat your partner to a live performance at Paradiso, Concertgebouw and Melkweg.
If you love nature and wildlife, go and check out the nearby parks and reserves. These are great places to breathe deeply and relax. Enjoy some of the tranquil city parks such as Hortus Botanicus, Rembrandt Park and the Westergasfabriek Culture Park.
To really get a feel for the area, don’t miss some of the local sights such as National Monument, Vondelpark and Leidseplein. These are much-loved by locals and tourists alike. Visitors who enjoy visiting sacred places will appreciate the care and devotion that has gone into creating New Church, the Old Church and the English Reformed Church.
Grab your credit card and head to Flower Market, the Albert Cuyp Market and Kalverstraat to get in some retail therapy.
Finding somewhere convenient to unpack your bags around Nieuw-West is simple. For a good night’s sleep it’s hard to go past the Inntel Hotels Amsterdam Centre, the NH City Centre Amsterdam, and the popular Grand Hotel Amrâth Amsterdam.