Places of interest
A city you must visit
Renowned as one of Europe’s most beautiful capital cities, Amsterdam has something to offer everyone. Its compact historic city centre makes it easy to walk around the canals and take in the unique architecture of the Golden Age. It’s also one of many reasons that make Amsterdam a perfect romantic weekend-break destination. It's more of a cosy village than an overwhelming city. This ‘Venice of the North’ augments its famed 17th century glory with a thriving, cosmopolitan presence in the 21st century.
Whether you’re here on business or for pleasure, to shop or to soak up the culture, staying at Novotel Amsterdam City means it’s all only minutes away. Our staff is delighted to help you plan your visit and choose from the countless attractions of a city that offers history and charm. To give you a few ideas to get you started, click on the sub-menus we’ve provided here for some tips for shopping, nightlife, recreation, culture and exploring Amsterdam’s surroundings.