Visit the house where one of the greatest painters in European art, Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) lived and created many of his masterpieces. The house has been refurnished with objects and belongings of Rembrandts time demonstrating a 17th century setting.
Hop on a canal boat outside Central Station for a relaxing cruise on Amsterdam's myriad waterways, gazing at the colourful rows of 17th-century townhouses. You are always able to hop off at major sights along the water.
Play a game of lawn bowls (Jeu de Boules) on the recently opened rink next to the hotel, ask the reception for a set of balls.
Or Visit the newly renovated Rijksmuseum, the Dutch national museum for art and history, where a collection of one million objects is displayed, ranging from the years 1200 to 2000. The collection features some masterpieces by Rembrandt, Johannes Vermeer and Frans Hals.
Don't Go Home Without
A trip to the Anne Frank house. Experience the location, where the teenager Anne and her family were hiding from prosecution for over two years and read the original diary, where the girl wrote down her unbelievable experiences in the sobering atmosphere of a secret annex.
Visit the Rijksmuseum which just added new paintings to their collection from Marten & Oopjen.
Visit the world-famous Van Gogh museum. The museum contains the largest collection of the post-expressionists paintings.
Don't forget that Amsterdam hosts a lot of great events and festivals; Saturday the 2nd of July: Sensation. Saturday the 16th of July: A Day at the Park!