Location and transportation
The famous art-packed Museum Quarter is a 10-minute walk away and houses the Van Gogh Museum, Rijksmuseum and the Stedelijk Museum. It's also close to the renown and exclusive shopping area of the P.C. Hooftstraat. The Amsterdam canal area is easily accessible on foot or by public transport. The quiet Vondelpark and the Leidseplein entertainment area offer an amusing stroll.
Tram 2 stops at the various lively squares for drinking, dining and dancing. Aswell close to NKI (Netherlands Cancer Institute), Slotervaart hospital and World Fashion Centre.
Tram 5 with the stop at Museum of Modern Art will bring you to the WTC, train station Zuid, Amstelveen (many offices, shopping mall and the Cobra musuem).
Tram 12 will bring you to the exhibition centre RAI.
Tram 16 stops at the World Fashion Centre, VU University (Vrije Universiteit), ACTA Dental Medical Centre and the VU Hospital.
Paid parking is compulsory in Amsterdam and control is strict! Parking is possible on the street in front or near the hotel. Within close proximity of the Hotel there is free parking on Sundays and recognized Public Holidays. 50 to 100 mtrs. down the road from the Hotel, free parking is available between 21:00 and 09:00. Parking at the Olympic Stadion or World Fashion Centre nearby: € 8,00 per 24 hours.
Airport shuttle bus service is available from the Hotel every half hour. Departures from the Hotel must be ordered well in advance. From Schiphol airport a shuttle bus departs every half hour from outside the arrivals hall. Tickets can be purchased on the bus. One way tariff per person € 16,50. Return: € 26,50
Also visit the website Connexxion Schiphol Hotel Shuttle
You can also take bus 197 from the airport (ticket in bus € 5,-) which stops at Olympic Stadion. Then you take tram 16 (ticket in tram € 2,80) for 3 stops at Emma street. Hotel is just 3 minutes walking distance.