Hotel City Garden Amsterdam  3 stars

P.C Hooftstraat 162, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1071  show mapSave
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Verified Reviews:

  • Close to a tram - Museums are also near - Very safe - There was parking
  • Had a nice view - Good room service - Food was good - Highly recommend
  • Few blocks from canals - Rooms are small - Bathrooms were lovely - Free internet
  • Away from city center - Modern rooms - Staff were great - Competitive price
  • Liked the area - Clean restaurant - Breakfast very good - Limited service

Overview

Perfectly set in the Museum Quarter in the heart of Amsterdam, Hotel City Garden overlooks the beautiful Vondel Park and is just a short walking distance from renowned tourist attractions, theaters, museums as well as trendy boutiques and sophisticated restaurants.

In addition to excellent customer service, this three-star venue has high speed wireless internet access and laundry facilities.

Guests are offered 70 guest rooms with graceful interior design and modern conveniences like en-suite bathroom and LCD flat-screen television.

There are plenty of restaurants and cafes located just around the corner, where guests can sample the best of traditional Dutch cuisine as well as specialties from all over the world.

Station Amsterdam Zuid-WTC is about 2.3km from the hotel.

Amsterdam Central Station is within 2.5km.

Year renovated   2007.  Number of rooms   71.

City Center Amsterdam - 1.2 mi
Airports Amsterdam-Schiphol (AMS) - 6.0 mi, Rotterdam Zestienhoven (RTM) - 33.6 mi
Train Stations Station Amsterdam Zuid-WTC - 1.5 mi, Amsterdam Zuid-WTC Station - 1.5 mi
Underground stations Metro Weesperplein - 1.3 mi, Metro Wibautstraat - 1.6 mi
Bus stop - 1700 ft
Restaurants The Seafood Bar (Cuisine: Seafood) - 200 ft, Brasserie Keyzer (Cuisine: International) - 100 ft

Rooms

All rooms have been meticulously designed with comfort in mind and are decorated in vibrant colors. In-room standard amenities include shower, toilet, LCD flat-screen television, telephone, wireless internet, and radio, in room safe, coffee and tea facilities. Some room offer spectacular views of the Vondelpark or the city streets with beautiful architecture.

The range of rooms includes Single, Double, Twin, Triple, Superior and Quadruple Rooms.

Dining options

A sumptuous breakfast buffet is served daily in the airy and comfortable breakfast room with beautiful garden views (additional fees are applicable).

Besides, guests can delight light snacks and drinks available from the vending machine at the hotel.

The hotel City Garden serves a buffet breakfast for free. 

Work

Fax and photocopying facilities are provided for guests’ use.

High speed wireless internet access is provided in the hotel (chargeable).

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Facilities

General
  • Parking (fee required)
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Multilingual staff
  • Doctor on call
  • Airport shuttle
  • Free transportation
  • Shoe shine stand
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • Vending Machines
  • Tour desk
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Public hotel parking is possible at a location nearby and the rate is EUR 4 per hour.

Services
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Valet parking
  • Laundry
  • Shuttle service
  • Ticket service
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Fax/photocopying
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Bicycle rentals
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toilet
Media
  • Cable TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • Internet access
  • TV
  • Hi-Fi

Policies

Check-In

from  12 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 4 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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All rooms have been meticulously designed with comfort in mind and are decorated in vibrant colors. In-room standard amenities include shower, toilet, LCD flat-screen television, telephone, wireless internet, and radio, in room safe, coffee and tea facilities. Some room offer spectacular views of the Vondelpark or the city streets with beautiful architecture.

The range of rooms includes Single, Double, Twin, Triple, Superior and Quadruple Rooms.

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            City Garden LocationWhat's nearby

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            What's nearby

            What's nearby.

            City center is about 1.8km from the hotel.

            P.C. Hooftstraat is 200m from the hotel.
            Stedelijk Museum is 300m away.
            Van Gogh Museum is 300m away.
            Concertgebouw is within 400m.
            Vondelpark is within 400m.
            Museumplein is 400m from the hotel.
            Rijksmuseum is 500m from the property.
            Holland Casino is 500m away.
            Paradiso is 600m from the hotel.
            Stadsschouwburg is 600m away.
            Leidseplein is within 700m.
            Heineken Experience is 1km from the property.
            Albert Cuyp Market is within 1km.
            Bloemenmarkt is within 1.3km.
            De Duif is within 1.3km away.

            Tourist attractions
            • Weihnachtsmarkt Leidseplein
              1700 ft
            • IDFA festival
              1700 ft
            • Amsterdam Canal Cruises
              2000 ft
            • Canal Company
              2000 ft
            • Melkweg
              2000 ft
            Popular areas
            • Museum Square
              1000 ft
            • Holland Casino Amsterdam
              1700 ft
            • Paradiso
              1700 ft
            Places of interest
            • Leidse Square
              1700 ft
            • Leidseplein / Max Euwe Plein
              1700 ft
            • Ultimate Party Pub Crawl
              2000 ft
            Monuments and Landmarks
            • Leiden Square (Leidseplein)
              1700 ft
            • P.C. Hoofstraat
              1700 ft
            Museums
            • Musée Van Gogh
              700 ft
            • Bols Distillery
              700 ft
            • musée municipal d'art moderne Stedelijk museum
              700 ft
            • Van Gogh Museum
              700 ft
            • Museumplein
              1000 ft
            • Rijksmuseum Amsterdam
              1400 ft
            • The Rijksmuseum (National Museum)
              1700 ft
            • musée national Rijksmuseum
              2000 ft
            Parks
            • Vondelpark
              700 ft
            Theaters
            • DeLaMar Theater
              1700 ft
            • Theater Bellevue
              1700 ft
            • De Balie
              1700 ft
            • Nieuwe de la Mar Theater
              1700 ft
            • opéra Concertgebouw
              1700 ft
            • Boom Chicago
              2000 ft

            Local Attractions

            • Anne Frank House (Anne Frankhuis)
              1.1 mi
              Prinsengracht 267, Amsterdam
            • Prinsengracht
              5000 ft
              AmsterdamThe Netherlands
            • Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht)
              5000 ft
              AmsterdamThe Netherlands
            • Sarphatipark
              5100 ft
              Sarphatipark, Amsterdam
            • Civic Guards Gallery (Schuttersgalerij)
              5100 ft
              Kalverstraat 92, Amsterdam

            Near the hotel

            • Van Gogh Museum
              900 ft
              Paulus Potterstraat 7, Amsterdam
            • Fashion & Museum District
              600 ft
              Van Baerlestraat 50, Amsterdam
            • The Stedelijk Museum
              800 ft
              Museumplein 10, Amsterdam
            • CoBrA Museum of Modern Art
              1000 ft
              Sandbergplein 1-3, Amsterdam
            • The Rijksmuseum (National Museum)
              1800 ft
              Museumstraat 1, Amsterdam
            • Diamant Museum Amsterdam
              1300 ft
              Paulus Potterstraat 8, Amsterdam
            • Max Euwe Centrum
              1800 ft
              Max Euweplein 30a, Amsterdam

            Restaurants Nearby

            • The Seafood Bar

              73% likes this, based on 226 reviews
              Cuisine: Seafood

              200 ft
              Van Baerlestraat 5

              Phone: 020-6708355

            • Brasserie Keyzer

              60% likes this, based on 98 reviews
              Cuisine: International
              Price Range: USD 21 - USD 29

              100 ft
              Van Baerlestraat 96 4

              Phone: +31 20 6751866

            • Bakkerrij Simon Meijssen

              85% likes this, based on 17 reviews
              Cuisine: Bakery

              300 ft
              Van Baerlesraat 23
            • Bagels & Beans

              72% likes this, based on 164 reviews
              Cuisine: Bagels

              600 ft
              Van Baerlestraat 40

              Phone: 020-6757050

            • Tunes Restaurant & Bar by Schilo

              77% likes this, based on 78 reviews
              Cuisine: Central European

              500 ft
              Van Baerlestraat 27

              Phone: +31 (0) 20 570 0000

            Getting there.

            Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport is within 9.5km away.

            Getting around.

            Subway access: Metro Weesperplein is within 2km, Metro Wibautstraat is about 2.4km from the hotel.

            Bus stop is about 400m away.

            Parking is available either in the street or at the nearby parking garage, the Q-Park Museumplein (charges are applicable).

            City Garden Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at City Garden

            Average guest rating

            6.6
            out of 10
            Good
            Based on 339 reviews

            Rating by category:

            Location
            7.6
            Rooms
            6.4
            Service
            6.2
            Value
            6.8
            Dining
            7.3

            Individual guest reviews

            • Group of friends

              Great location near designer shops and park.

              Very noisy overnight (windows not very sound proof). Very noisy internal doors - banging in the morning, etc. Cramped bathroom - shower and toilet very close together.

              • Average rating
                6.2
            • Single

              The hotel was clean and fresh. Breakfast was nice and variety of food on offer was good.

              • Average rating
                8.2
            • Group of friends

              I bar would be ideal especially for business travel people who may not want to work in to the city centre. This is alos ideal for meeting people who coudl come to your hotel and maybe even eat. Probably more suitable for winter months.

              • Average rating
                5.8
            • Group of friends

              support of service, helpful and friendly. calmless room

              safe lock key was disponible to anybody who asked for it. sheet for pillows where not fresh

              • Average rating
                9.6
            • Couple

              Not so expensive, in the close vincinity to a beautiful park

              too loud, not so close to the centre (it is near to Van Ghog museum, but 15-20 minutes walk from the Central station)

              • Average rating
                7.0
            • Single

              Convenient place

              It should be 2 star hotel, not 3. Convenient but rather expensive and not so clean room downstairs.

              • Average rating
                4.6
            • Couple

              It was a nice hotel located near downtown. By walking, Just 15 mins far from famous places. The services also were good.

              • Average rating
                7.0
            • Group of friends

              The location adjacent to Vondelpark is excellent and tram and bus lines are very close.

              The showers (on the top floor) were absolutely hopeless, nothing more than a trickle and constant fluctuation from hot to cold, not enough flow to even wash hands.The sheets in both rooms had holes and the heater in one room did not function. The electric heater supplied as an alternative was in dangerous disrepair. It is obvious that the hotel management only does the bare minimum to meet requirements. There are better options available for the same price.

              • Average rating
                5.8
            • Older travelers

              The hotel is well situated near the museums, public transport and a big park. The breakfasts were good.

              The bathroom facilities were extremely small and I thought it was expensive for the quality of room we had. The hotel has undoubted potential but it needs redecorating.

              • Average rating
                5.0
            • Older travelers

              the hotel was very shabby.the rooms were tiny and the walls were very thin.there were gaps in the window surrounds so that a cold wind blew in the room every night.Very dissappointing for a hotel situated at the heart of a great shopping centre.

              • Average rating
                4.2
            • Single

              The breakfast was great! The Internet connection was fast and efficient.

              I did not have an iron in my room and there was no ironing board at reception.

              • Average rating
                7.4
            • Couple

              Efficient, informative and helpful staff. Affordable, clean accommodation. Quiet, peaceful location providing easy walkable access to Museumplein, Vondel Park, Leidseplein, Rozengracht flower market, nine streets shopping district and many other places of interest. Hardly used public transport at all.

              • Average rating
                8.2
            • Group of friends

              Its area is around most of fashion brand store in amsterdam, it's only 5 minutes walk from the hotel.

              Yes, the heater of most of the room was not warm enough to beat the cold temperature..

              • Average rating
                6.2
            • Couple

              I was expecting to see the mouses that two other reviewers reportedly saw, but no trace at all whatsoever. I appreciate the nice room and location away from mass tourism and closer to local stuff.

              • Average rating
                8.2
            • Group of friends

              I was given a choice of rooms as the first one allocated was rather small

              • Average rating
                5.8
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