Hotels in Amsterdam
Discover Amsterdam & the Leonardo Hotel Amsterdam City Center
Amsterdam, the capital city of the Netherlands, is famous for its numerous canals and its bikes. There are indeed more bikes in the city than residents! Settled at the river Amstel the city is 2 metres below sea level. Due to the flat land and the short distances, it is ideal to explore Amsterdam by bike. The canals called “Grachten”, like Prinsengracht and Herengracht, build in the 17th-century are a UNESCO World Heritage. As financial and business capital of the Netherlands Amsterdam is the domicile of the oldest stock exchange in the world, the Amsterdam Stock Exchange. Shopping addicts will love the known department store De Bijenkorf and the various brand stores in the P.C. Hooftstraat. The Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum are some of the main attractions of Amsterdam. Both are located at the Museumplein and therefore very easy and fast accessible by foot from the nearby Leonardo Hotel Amsterdam City Center.
Leidseplein & the Leonardo Hotel Amsterdam City Center
The Leidseplein is a busy square in the south of Amsterdam’s canal ring. It is well known as a center of nightlife and shopping. At this place you can find numerous restaurants, nightclubs and typical Bruine Kroeg (brown café). During summer the place transforms to a big terrace were people can enjoy their meals, beer or wine in the lively atmosphere of the area. Around the Leidseplein you can find the two most important music venues