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Money and costs

Currency
Euro (€)
Exchange Rates
Rates provided by Open Exchange Rates. Last updated December 10, 2018 11:18AM UTC
Daily Costs
Budget (up to)
€100
  • Dorm bed: €22–35
  • Supermarket and lunchtime meal specials: €15
  • Bicycle rental: €8–10
Midrange
€100–200
  • Double room in a midrange hotel: from €100
  • Dinner in a casual restaurant: €30
  • Museums and trains: €20
Top end (more than)
€200
  • Luxurious hotel double room: from €180
  • Dinner with drinks in a top restaurant: from €60
  • First-class trains, guided tours: €40

ATMs widely available. Credit cards accepted in most hotels, but not all restaurants, cafes and shops. Non-European credit cards are quite often rejected.

Tipping

The Dutch do tip, but modestly.

  • Hotel porters €1 to €2

  • Restaurants round up, or 5% to 10%

  • Taxis 5% to 10%