Hotels near Olympic Stadium
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The Olympic Stadium (or Olympisch Stadion, as it is known in Dutch) was built to accommodate the 1928 Summer Olympics, held in Amsterdam. Its first event was in May of that year, which was the Olympic hockey tournament. Since then, the stadium has housed concerts, football matches, and other athletic events. When it was completed, it held 31,600 people. Nearly a decade later, the De Kuip Stadium was completed in Rotterdam, which prompted local authorities to approve an expansion so that the Olympic Stadium had a capacity of 64,000. Visitors can still watch European athletes compete within the stadium.

Hipmunk's Best Hotels near Olympic Stadium

Hampshire Hotel - Rembrandt Square Amsterdam
Hampshire Hotel - Rembrandt Square Amsterdam
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7.5
Good
Amstelstraat 17, Amsterdam
from $104
Apollo Hotel Amsterdam
Apollo Hotel Amsterdam
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8.3
Excellent
Apollolaan 2, Amsterdam
from $99
Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American
Hampshire Hotel - Amsterdam American
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8.4
Excellent
Leidsekade 97, Amsterdam
from $130
Hotel Avenue
Hotel Avenue
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7.5
Good
Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 33, Amsterdam
from $83
WestCord City Centre Hotel Amsterdam
WestCord City Centre Hotel Amsterdam
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8.2
Excellent
Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 50, Amsterdam
from $104
Hilton Amsterdam
Hilton Amsterdam
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8.4
Excellent
Apollolaan 138, Amsterdam
from $152
NH Amsterdam Schiller
NH Amsterdam Schiller
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7.7
Good
Rembrandtplein 26-36, Amsterdam
from $92
The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel
The Flying Pig Uptown Hostel
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8.6
Excellent
Vossiusstraat 46, Amsterdam
from $15
NH Collection Amsterdam Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky
from $157
Hotel V Frederiksplein
Hotel V Frederiksplein
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7.9
Good
Weteringschans 136, Amsterdam
from $72
More About Hotels near Olympic Stadium...

The government had actually planned to demolish the stadium in 1987, but it became a national monument, so it underwent renovations instead. Two new bridges also went in for easier accessibility to the stadium for both foot/bicycle and vehicle traffic.

Which Hotels Have the Best View near Olympic Stadium?

The Olympic Stadium Amsterdam location is in the southwestern part of the city. Hotels nearby include Hampshire Hotel – The Manor Amsterdam, which includes fully restored rooms within a 19th-century building, and De L’Europe Amsterdam, a luxurious hotel that is pet-friendly. The world-famous Bord’Eau restaurant within the hotel also has two Michelin stars, and the more economical dining option on-site, Het Terras, provides views of the nearby Amstel River.

What are the Benefits or Drawbacks from Staying at a Hotel Near Olympic Stadium?

During a stay in the Olympic Stadium area, guests might not appreciate the noise that comes from the venue. However, since the location stopped hosting concerts, it isn’t as much of a problem. The major benefit of staying nearby is that guests can walk or take a short ride on public transit to get to the Olympic Stadium.

What Do I Need to Know About Olympic Stadium?

This iconic landmark is certainly worth a visit during a trip to Amsterdam. Famous athletes participated in events there and earned gold, silver, and bronze medals for their countries. Guided stadium tours are also available for groups of five or more for a small fee, and they require advance reservations via phone.

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