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

Auberge du Carré St-Louis
Auberge du Carré St-Louis
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8.1
Excellent
3466, rue St-Denis, Montreal
from $55
Auberge du Vieux Port
Auberge du Vieux Port
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9.1
Excellent
97 de la Commune Est, Montreal
from $127
Hotel10
Hotel10
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8.3
Excellent
10 Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal
from $108
Hotel Faubourg Montreal
Hotel Faubourg Montreal
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8.1
Excellent
155 Rene-Levesque East, Montreal
from $72
Le Place d Armes Hotel Suites
Le Place d Armes Hotel Suites
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9.3
Excellent
55 rue Saint Jacques, Montreal
from $142
Gîte Ocoin
Gîte Ocoin
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9.7
Excellent
1930 Dufresne, Montréal
from $75
Le Westin Montreal
Le Westin Montreal
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8.8
Excellent
270 Saint-Antoine Ouest, Montreal
from $128
Hotel Espresso Montreal
Hotel Espresso Montreal
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7.3
Good
1005 Guy, Montreal
from $91
Intercontinental Hotels Montreal
Intercontinental Hotels Montreal
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8.7
Excellent
360 Saint Antoine Ouest, Montreal
from $117
Sofitel Montreal Golden Mile Hotel
Sofitel Montreal Golden Mile Hotel
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9.0
Excellent
1155 Sherbrooke Quest, Montreal
from $149
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.