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

Kensington Close Hotel
Kensington Close Hotel
Wrights Lane London W8 5SP England, London
from $158
Conrad London St. James
Conrad London St. James
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9.1
Excellent
22-28 Broadway, London
from $250
Central Park Hotel
Central Park Hotel
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7.0
Good
49/67 Queensborough Terrace, London
from $57
Radisson Blu Edwardian Grafton Hotel
Radisson Blu Edwardian Grafton Hotel
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8.3
Excellent
130 Tottenham Court Road, London
from $98
ibis London Euston Station - St Pancras International
ibis London Euston Station - St Pancras International
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8.1
Excellent
3 Cardington Street, London
from $92
The May Fair
The May Fair
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8.4
Excellent
Stratton Street, Mayfair, London
from $290
Rafayel on the Left Bank
Rafayel on the Left Bank
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7.8
Good
34 Lombard Rd Battersea, London
from $109
Novotel London Paddington
Novotel London Paddington
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8.3
Excellent
3 Kingdom Street, Sheldon Square Paddington, London
from $155
Novotel London Tower Bridge
Novotel London Tower Bridge
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8.4
Excellent
10 Pepys Street, London
from $100
Cromwell International Hotel
Cromwell International Hotel
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6.5
Good
139-141 Cromwell Road, London
from $57
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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