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5 hotspots near Hotel Pontsteiger

Hotel Pontsteiger is our beautiful hotel located on the Amsterdam waterfront. You'll want to visit not only for the panoramic view and sun-drenched terrace but also because of all the fantastic hotspots you can explore from here!


1. Pay a visit to Fabrique des Lumières at Westergasterrein, just a 15-minute walk away. Every art and culture enthusiast can indulge here. When you enter this hotspot, you will be immersed in a magical world of color, shape, and movement. Art comes to life as walls, ceilings, and floors are transformed into vibrant artworks. Highly recommended for both young and old!

2. From Hotel de Hallen, you can take the free ferry to NDSM. After this scenic voyage across the beautiful IJ River, you will find yourself in the most creative hotspot of Amsterdam-Noord. Here, you'll discover the IJ-hallen, one of the largest flea markets in Europe, where you can wander for hours in search of hidden gems and vintage treasures. The combination of the ferry ride across the IJ, the vibrant atmosphere of NDSM, and the treasure hunt in the IJ-hallen makes this tip a fantastic way to make your stay in Amsterdam unforgettable. Don't miss out on this unique experience during your visit to Hotel Pontsteiger!

3. The Comedy Café is the ultimate night out in Amsterdam. Prepare yourself for an evening of laughter and fun! The café has an intimate and cozy atmosphere, and during the show, you can also enjoy a delicious cocktail. Many up-and-coming talents take the stage, sharing their best jokes, sketches, and stories, guaranteeing you a fantastic evening filled with laughter.

4. Just a ten-minute walk from Hotel Pontsteiger, you'll find 'Het Stenen Hoofd' along the Westerdoksdijk on the IJ River. This place offers an oasis of tranquility in the bustling city, where you can enjoy the sound of bobbing boats and panoramic views over the city. This is the perfect summer hotspot: you can sunbathe, have a picnic, kayak, paddleboard, or even take a boat tour to explore the city from the water!

5. The next tip is for those who love a bit of adventure. You can easily take the ferry from Hotel Pontsteiger to the A'DAM Tower, where you can enjoy a unique swing experience. From the A'DAM Tower, you'll have a stunning view of the city. Make your experience truly unforgettable by swinging on the 21st floor and relish the exhilarating sensation of freedom, with your feet above the city!

Book your stay in advance here at Hotel Pontsteiger!