What unique hotels are there to choose from Amsterdam?

What Oriane Thinks

Staying in a unique accommodation in Amsterdam allows you to experience something that will leave you with unforgettable memories!

What Angel Thinks

Get off the beaten track and experience unforgettable moments at a unique hotel, a barge, a crane, a train, a luxurious artist’s studio. You only live once!

Here is the list of the best unique accommodations in Amsterdam

This accommodation is exceptional. You will find yourself in a luxury suite hanging over Amsterdam ... In a crane. Yes, you read that correctly - in a crane. The effect is magnificent, the panorama is magical, you will feel a bit like kings of the world.

unusual places to stay in Amsterdam
Crane Hotel Faralda unusual places to stay in Amsterdam

Faralda NDSM Crane Hotel *****

NDSM-plein 78, Amsterdam-Noord, 1033 WB Amsterdam

Advantages: there are too many to list! … The location, the view, the luxury. It’s unlike anything else!

Oriane’s Thought: Do you want to to propose to me?
Angel’s Answer: if you survive bungee jumping!

Price: min 500 euros double-suite 35 to 40 m2
SPA, view of the city, parking, wifi, air conditioning, grand standing, perfect for a unique stay in Amsterdam.

unusual places to stay in Amsterdam
Unusual places to stay in Amsterdam : an in-room jacuzzi overlooking Amsterdam
The world’s only unique hotel in a crane, in Amsterdam
The world’s only unique hotel in a crane, in Amsterdam

Unique accommodation in Amsterdam that will seduce you with its artistry and design. You will sleep in a unique room created by an artist. It is a truly exceptional experience.

Hotel the Exchange Amsterdam
Designer Hotels : Hotel the Exchange Amsterdam

Hotel The Exchange ***

Advantages: each room is a unique work of art!

Located 300m from Dam Square, quiet area.

Angel’s Thought: Do you want to sleep in a cage made of fabric or be tied up by a rope?
What did Oriane respond? It’s hot, as well … romantically-speaking!

Prices vary from regular to triple depending on the season and the room – starting from 150 euros for a double room during the low season.

Designer Hotels in Amsterdam
Designer Hotels in Amsterdam
Unusual and unique places to stay in Amsterdam
Unusual and unique places to stay in Amsterdam

Staying on a houseboat in Amsterdam is a typical Amsterdam experience.
Here are the most beautiful barges for a unique stay in Amsterdam

Barge in the center of Amsterdam
Barge in the centre of Amsterdam

There are about twenty houseboats that you can rent for a unique stay in Amsterdam:

  1. Canal Boat City Center
  2. Rent A Houseboat
  3. Luxury Wellness Suite – Boat & Boost
  4. B&B Amstel Wake-Up
  5. Motorjacht Flint
  6. Prince Royal
  7. A359 Private Houseboat Amsterdam City Centre
  8. Lounge Ship

All these barges are fabulous, comfortable, and provide an incredible experience.

Unusual room in a barge to stay in Amsterdam
Unusual room in a barge to stay in Amsterdam
Rent a barge in Amsterdam
Rent a barge in Amsterdam

For those with small budgets, you can opt for a youth hostel… on a train. It's pretty amazing! They remodeled a train and turned it into a hostel - it’s really a unique experience!

Unique and unusual hotel in Amsterdam : Train Lodge
Unique and unusual hotel in Amsterdam : Train Lodge

Train Lodge Amsterdam

Changiweg 121, Westpoort, 1043 DZ Amsterdam
Advantages: Price, decor, a beautiful terrace, very unique!

Oriane says: Amsterdam, this is it!
Angel says: GO!

Price: from 20 euros per person in a dorm with 6 bunk beds (some compartments are reserved just for women)
Triple compartments, family compartments (6 beds); all compartments have a sink with cold running water; a shared bathroom with a toilet; a bar with a sunny terrace; free Wi-Fi, heating + air conditioning; the reception desk is open 24 hours; Bike rental (extra charge), Non-smoking throughout.

Room in a train at Amsterdam
Room in a train at Amsterdam
Shared living room in a train at Amsterdam
Shared living room in a train at Amsterdam
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