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Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
24-hour front desk

Keizersgracht Canal

Located in 2 nearby buildings in the center of Amsterdam, on the Keizersgracht Canal, this family-run boutique hotel is in close proximity to the Jordaan district and the Anne Frank House. Dam Square and the Royal Palace are both about a 5-minute walk from the hotel.

Laundry facilities

Established in a 17th-century Amsterdam Canal House, The Toren features a fireplace in the lobby. Property amenities include laundry facilities, concierge services, and roundtrip airport tranportation.

Individual decor

Each of the 40 historic guestrooms has a chic, theatrical atmosphere accented by red and black décor. Rooms are equipped with LCD televisions, complimentary wireless Internet access, minibars, and espresso makers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Built as a canal house in 1618, The Toren was bought and converted into a hotel in 1968, opening its doors in 1969. Today, the property retains classic architecture and furnishings, including a fireplace in the lobby, while offering modern amenities.

There is a bar/lounge on site, and room service is available from the neighboring Restaurant Christophe. Air conditioning is in all public areas. The hotel also offers concierge services, tours/ticket assistance, and currency exchange. Multilingual staff run the 24-hour front desk, and coffee is available in the lobby. An airport shuttle is available for a surcharge. Free internet access is available.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built 1618 
  • Total number of rooms - 40 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Fireplace in lobby 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • LCD TV 
  • Espresso maker 

Nearby Things to Do

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times from 6:30 AM to 9 PM. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 30.0 per day.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.
  • Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates).
The credit card used at the time of booking must be presented at check-in. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: EUR 50 per night
  • A 5.66 percent city/local tax will be charged
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 19 for adults and EUR 9.50 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 18 per person (one way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: EUR 14 (one-way), (from 3 to 10 years old)
  • Nearby parking fee: EUR 45 per 24 hours
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 30.0 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Toren Amsterdam
  • Toren Hotel
  • Toren Hotel Amsterdam
  • The Toren - Hampshire Classic Hotel Amsterdam
  • Toren

We should mention

Accommodations are situated at multiple addresses. This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key (nogle), a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of Europe.

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