The second largest city in the Netherlands and the major seaport Rotterdam is famous for its modern architecture, shopping and hotels for all tastes: here you can find retro hotels and modern buildings of the "smart home" system.
Below is a selection of the best hotels in Rotterdam with good reviews, where tourists, families with children, and business people can stay. Within walking distance of the metro station, shopping centers Koopgoot and De Bijenkorf, Maritiem Museum, Piet Blom's cubic houses, the famous Markthal food market.
Modern 4 star hotelCitizenM Rotterdamis remembered for its manufacturability, design and convenient location within a 3-minute walk from the Blaak metro station.
Each of the 151 rooms includes a king size bed, panoramic window, illuminated rain shower, smart home control via a tablet. It is possible to connect your gadgets to the TV. Cost from 73 euros per day, regular customers receive a 10% discount. Lots of common areas with beautiful interiors. The hotel has 8 conference rooms for business meetings and negotiations, a place for work costs 15 euros per day. Breakfast includes fresh pastries, yoghurt, hot dishes, muesli, fruit, orange juice. The car can be parked in the covered parking lot of the Interparking Market Hall for 1.7 euros in half an hour, and on the websiteparkereninmarkthal.nlbook a seat for the whole day for 12.50 euros. Guests can rent bicycles free of charge.
Across the road, Rotterdam's trademark is cubic houses where people actually live. For 3 euros you can go into the apartments and see the unusual design. Near the Museum of Military History and the NavyMarines Museum... Opening hours from 10:00 to 17:00. Adult ticket 7.50 euros, children and students visit the museum for 5 euros. You can meet with partners or friends in the restaurantFitzgerald, which is awarded a Michelin star. The cost of a dinner per person is about 80-100 euros.
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Room mate bruno
4 star boutique hotelRoom mate brunolocated in the Kop van Zuid area, metro Wilhelminaplein 3-5 minutes on foot.
The four-storey complex has 217 rooms, a breakfast room, a lounge bar, a business center, 9 conference rooms for up to 200 people, a 400 m2 multifunctional event space, a gym and a sauna. Cost from 77.50 euros. Breakfast from 7:00 to 12:00, free for children under 12 years old. Spend time with friends in a pleasant atmosphere of the lounge bar, tasting cocktails, wine, beer. The rooms have a coffee machine, a set of cosmetic accessories, a minibar.
You can park your car nearby in a covered parking lotQ-Park Boston Seattle, cost 2 euros for half an hour, 32 euros per day. There are many cafes and restaurants near the hotel offering lunch and dinner from 15 euros per person.
There are also plenty of places for leisure activities near the hotel. Admire the miniature trees floating in the waterBobbing forestor check out the huge cruise ships docked at the Cruise Terminal. Beautiful photos will turn out against the background of Ondernemersvereniging Wilhelminapier.
The james rotterdam
3 star hotelThe james rotterdamLocated in the heart of the shopping streets of Coolsingel, Meent and Lijnbaan with many shops, it is ideal for travelers visiting Rotterdam for shopping.
Price from 88 euros for two. 144 rooms, among which there are standard (15 m2), suites and junior suites, are distinguished by an exquisite interior. The bathroom is equipped with a rain shower, a flat-screen TV, a mini fridge, a safe, a Lavazza coffee machine. There is a possibility to use a luggage room. Please note that the hotel windows cannot be opened, the system is split. The conference room can accommodate up to 16 people. There are two parking lots nearby: Q-Park Bijenkorf for 449 spaces (30 minutes 2 euros, 30 euros per day) and Valet Parking (11 euros per day).
For shopping lovers, I recommend Koopgoot and De Bijenkorf centers. In addition to them, there are many boutiques of clothing, footwear, cosmetics from world brands on the shopping street.
ibis Rotterdam City Center
3-star budget chain hotelibis Rotterdam City Centerlocated in the center of Rotterdam, to the metro Blaak 5 minutes on foot.
The cost is from 80 euros for two, an additional breakfast "buffet" is paid for 14 euros per person (includes cheese and cold cuts, several varieties of yoghurts, pastries). 139 rooms are equipped with new modern furniture, flat-screen TV, toiletries in the bathroom. Rooms are small but very clean and soundproofed.
Covered parking nearbyInterparking The Red Apple, 50 minutes costs 2 euros, leaving the car for a day will cost 24 euros. Guests note the convenient location of the hotel, Rotterdam attractions are within walking distance: the cubic houses of Kijk-Kubus, 500 m to the Markthal market, next to the Red Apple Marina. I advise you to visit the Rotterdam Maritime MuseumMaritiem Museumand the VIVID gallery art gallery.
If you come with children 5-12 years old, go to the entertainment centerDe Speelfabriekwhich works until 17:00. The entrance ticket costs 11 euros.
Savoy Hotel Rotterdam
4 starSavoy Hotel Rotterdamlocated within walking distance of the famous Markthal market.
Nearby bus and tram stops, metro station Rotterdam Blaak. 95 rooms are made in retro design, spacious bathroom. Price from 103 euros, breakfast 15 euros. The hotel offers advantageous accommodation packages. For example, "Family" costs 159 euros per night and includes breakfast, entrance ticket to the Maritiem Museum for 2 adults and 2 children. The room has tea and coffee making facilities and a mini fridge.
Covered round the clock across the streetparking Kiphof,price per day 20 euros. Nearby attractions such as the Kubuswoningen cube houses, Erasmus Bridge (Erasmusbrug). Within walking distance of the Koopgoot shopping center, where the largest in Europe H&M is located.
A three-minute walk is a supermarket Albert Heijn, and in the next building there is a bakeryUrban Bakery Center BVwhere fresh pies and pastries are sold from 08:30 to 17:00.
4 star hotelSupernova Hotelsurprises with features such as a balcony, direct access to the garden and a comfortable lounge.
Price 112 euros for a standard double room. Guests are guaranteed home comfort, a luxurious Emma mattress, all rooms have a TV for playing their own content. List your preference on the "breakfast bag" in your room and hang it on the door in the evening. The cost of a continental breakfast is 8 euros. There is a free bike rental. Branco van Dantzigpark has an indoor safe playground for children with lots of greenery, open from 12:00 to 18:00.
From hotel to museumsChabot Museum, Sonneveld houseandHet Nieuwe Instituutabout 600-700 m. Themed exhibitions of famous artists can be found in the galleriesFrank taal galleryandGalerie Atelier Herenplaats.
Walking distance to kebab Shoarma De Sjeik, open from 13:00 to 06:00 and a bakeryVlaamsch Broodhuys Nieuwe Binnenweg.
Holiday Inn Express Rotterdam
Modern hotelHoliday Inn Express Rotterdamlocated 5 minutes walk from the station, near the metro, public transport stops, there is a large parking lot for 28 euros per day.
Ideal for business and leisure travelers. Cost 96 euros for a double room, free Wi-Fi, breakfast buffet with delicious pastries is included. For early departures, the staff will prepare lunch packages for you. The rooms are well-insulated, there is no refrigerator or safe, but there is a kettle. Lobby bar offers soft drinks, beer. The conference room, equipped with a printer and scanner, can accommodate up to 8 people. Conference center and concert hall within 10 minutes walkDe Doelen, where there are 4 halls and more than 30 sub-halls for various events.
The medieval church of St. Lawrence (Laurenskerk Rotterdam), the futuristic cubic houses of Piet Blom, the Markthal food market, the de Koopgroot shopping area are nearby. BurgerBurgertrutoffers the best beef patties in town, homemade cakes, salads and soups. Open from 12:00 to 22:00.
Urban Residences Rotterdam
ApartmentsUrban Residenceslocated within walking distance from popular shopping outlets in Rotterdam.
The design spaces are fully furnished, modern and minimalist, perfect for families. The apartments are equipped with a luxurious kitchen, bathroom and living room, Loewe TV, Flos lamps, Miele and Nespresso equipment, Wi-Fi. The cost depends on the format and size of the apartment, the average price is 217 euros. You will love panoramic windows with wonderful views of the city, snow-white interior, beds with remote control and unusual parking with an elevator.
Order breakfast at the bakeryMeesterbanketbakker, here you will find a wide selection of delicious cakes, cookies, pies and chocolates. Open every day from 08:00 to midnight. Self-catering products can be purchased at the Albert Heijn supermarket.
When choosing a hotel in Rotterdam, consider its location so that your vacation or business trip will not be overshadowed by long journeys on public transport.
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