Lonely Planet review
With more facelifts than a Hollywood star, this building, bordering Oosterpark, has morphed from chapel to orphanage to backpackers hostel to, now, a modern, four-star, 116-room hotel with a trendy restaurant, cafe and nightclub. A recent makeover means minimalist rooms have a designer-industrial feel, and most of the chic, black-tiled bathrooms were designed by Philippe Starck.
Some rooms are multi-level, so the bathroom is on a separate level from the bed.
Our independent authors have visited Hotel Arena and selected this as one of our recommended hotels in Amsterdam.
Services & facilities
- Internet access
- Internet services
- Free Wi-Fi
- Tour desk
- 24-hour front desk
- Room service
- Ticket service
- Non-smoking rooms
- Non-smoking throughout
- Shuttle service (surcharge)
- Bicycle rental
Description provided by property
Important informationPlease note that if you arrive on a Sunday, on-site parking is free of charge. Please make a note in the Guests Comments Box of your reservation if you wish to make use of this service (upon request and needs to be confirmed by the hotel).
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