Ndsm Pier 3, 1033 RG Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
+31 206 264 247

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About Botel

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    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Located in Amsterdam North, this hotel is within 3 miles (5 km) of NDSM Werf, Anne Frank House and Dam Square. Royal Palace and Madame Tussauds are also within 3 miles (5 km). Zoutkeetsgracht Stop is 22 minutes by foot and Haarlemmerplein Stop is 26 minutes.

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Amenities at Botel

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Dustbins

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Lift
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Accessible by lift
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance


  • Electric kettle
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Refrigerator
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)


  • River view
  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Lockers
  • Carpeted
  • City view
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV
  • DVD player


  • Socket near the bed
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet

Things to do

  • Bicycle hire
  • Cycling
  • Pool table

Parking and transportation

  • Street parking
  • Parking


  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Computer use available
  • Desk


  • Terrace/Patio

Reviews of Botel

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8,5 Very Good
Pros:It was a boat that was a hotel!
Cons:The bar options. But it was understandable that they were limited due to the fact that it was a boat.
8,5 Very Good
Pros:Breakfast was really good.
5,7 Fair
Pros:The ferry will drop you off very near Amstel Botel, so if you walked all around the city, it will not be tiring to get to your hotel.
Cons:The room was very basic and smelled like urine. It was not a pleasant stay at all. The front desk is not much help either.
6,8 Okay
Pros:The boat is in a really cool wharf area. There's some really cool bars and restaurant just outisde. If you don't plan to stay inside, the boat is ideal for travelers on a budget.
Cons:Pretty straight forward, you're staying on an old cruise boat. Nothing fancy but a room and a shower.
7,6 Good
Pros:Great location. Quiet area with easy access to the center of the city. I would definitely stay here again. Very cool Hotel-Boat...Botel :)
Cons:The last ferry from Central Station leaves at 23:45 and the first one leaves to Central Station at 07:00. But there was a free shuttle 5-7 min to/from the 24 hour shuttle. Had 2 single beds that could not be moved together.
7,3 Good
Pros:Shuttle service from the ferry after midnight.
Cons:The internet was so slow, I couldn't post videos (they always timed out) and single pictures could take 15-30 minutes.


Ndsm Pier 3, 1033 RG Amsterdam, North Holland

What's nearby

  • Anne Frank Huis2.9 km
  • Westerkerk2.9 km
  • Nieuwe Kerk3 km
  • Oude Kerk3 km
  • Red Light District3 km
  • Royal Palace Amsterdam3.1 km
  • De Dam3.1 km
  • Chinatown3.1 km
  • Nationaal Monument3.1 km
  • Amsterdam Museum3.4 km
  • Begijnhof3.4 km
  • Zuiderkerk3.5 km



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 11:00


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Essential information about Botel

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Average price (weeknight)

R1 423
Cheapest month to stay with an average 4% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 11% rise in price.
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When to book a room at Botel

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Top tips for your stay at Botel

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Botel, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in June and May.
  • How long should you stay at Botel? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 5 days.

FAQs when booking at Botel

  • What are the best rooms for guests to stay in at the Botel and why?

    For a room that is both affordable yet spacious, select one of the Double or Twin Rooms. Complete with private bathrooms, flat-screen televisions, electric kettles, and small terraces, these rooms are sure to have all of the amenities that you will need during your stay. If you will be staying at the Botel with a group, consider opting for a Triple Room instead, as they can sleep up to three people, have a comfortable working space, and contain either a wardrobe or closet.

  • Does the Botel offer any recreational activities?

    To stay active during your time at the Botel, there are several recreational activities that you can participate in. As Amsterdam is known for being a very cyclist-friendly city, the hotel offers free bike rentals for guests in order to help them navigate the region. There is also a billiards table, which is a convenient way to unwind and socialize with some friends.

  • Is the Botel within walking distance of any public transportation?

    If you would like to head to the northern side of the city, take a ferry from the Amsterdam, NDSM dock, which is just a 3m walk from the Botel. The bus is also a convenient way to travel through the region, and the Amsterdam, Klaprozenweg stop can be reached in a 7m walk and services lines 391 and 394. If you need to take a different line, the Amsterdam, Pomonastraat bus stop is a 10m walk from the hotel, and it services lines 35, 36, and 293. One-way bus tickets cost 3,20 EUR each (approximately 3.6 USD), and an unlimited day pass starts at 8 EUR (approximately 9 USD).

  • What attractions can be found near the Botel?

    To enjoy some of the city’s greenspace, go to Vondelpark, a large urban park that contains an open-air theater and is a 15m drive from the Botel. If you are interested in the region’s history, the Rijksmuseum is less than a 20m drive away, and features a selection of exhibits related to Amsterdam’s arts and culture. For a fun attraction that the entire family will enjoy, go to Madame Tussauds Amsterdam, a wax museum that contains replicas of celebrities and is only a 15m drive away.

  • What transportation options do visitors have when going from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to the Botel?

    If you are flying into Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, there are several ways for you to then travel to the Botel. For those that will have heavy suitcases, it is best to drive or grab a taxi. The trip generally lasts between 20 to 25m, and a regular ridesharing service, such as Uber, will cost you around 32 to 43 EUR (approximately 36 to 48 USD). To rent your own car, simply head to the Arrivals terminal of the airport, and you will find offices for companies like Sixt, Enterprise, and Europcar. To save money, consider using public transportation, such as the local bus and metro. If you take the Intercity Direct bus, the trip will only be 50 to 55m. (Prices checked 20/06/19).

  • Where is Botel located?

    Botel is located at Ndsm Pier 3 in Amsterdam-Noord, 3,1 km from the centre of Amsterdam. Anne Frank Huis is the closest landmark to Botel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Botel?

    Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Botel.

  • Does Botel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Botel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Botel from the airport?

    Botel is 13,3 km from Amsterdam Schiphol. Botel is 58,3 km from Rotterdam The Hague.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Botel hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Botel in Amsterdam and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Botel and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Botel.

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Distance to city centre

3,1 km

Nearest airport

Amsterdam Schiphol

Distance to airport

13,3 km