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The Highlander Hotel (Amsterdam, Netherlands)


The Highlander Hotel (Amsterdam, Netherlands)

About The Highlander Hotel

Hotel Citadel is a conveniently located base for exploring central Amsterdam with its eclectic range of museums and shops. Just a seven-minute walk from Centraal Station, this family-run property provides a selection of modern rooms. Each room is decorated in a modern fashion with stylish touches, including photographs of the town adorning the walls. All are equipped with flat-screen televisions and safes. Hotel Citadel also provides free Wi-Fi and operates a 24-hour front desk which can organise excursions, transport and bike hire. A continental buffet breakfast is included in the rates, whilst there is also a bar where guests can enjoy a drink or two ate into the night. The famous Grasshopper Cafe is just a five-minute walk away, offering a range of steaks and international dishes. Dam Square is just 500 metres from the hotel. Nieuwmarkt Square, Anne Frank’s House and de Wallen – The Red Light District – are all around a ten-minute walk away.

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool(Unavailable)
  • Spa(Unavailable)
  • Parking
  • Pets(Unavailable)
  • A/C
  • Restaurant(Unavailable)
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym(Unavailable)

Rating overview

trivago Rating Index® based on 561  reviews from:
  • LocationExcellent  (9.0 / 10)
  • RoomsFair  (7.2 / 10)
  • ServiceVery good  (8.1 / 10)
  • CleanlinessVery good  (8.1 / 10)
  • Value for moneyGood  (7.5 / 10)

Positive Reviews


Canal central, convenient to plenty.

Do you want to explore spots like Dam Square, the flower market, Anne Frank House, or the red light district? Perhaps be close enough to restaurants, nightlife, trams and the train station, but also be somewhere quiet enough to get some sleep? Citadel has


Good Dutch welcome.

The front desk staff has been found to be particularly helpful by guests and the rest of the team is also friendly, lending to a good ambience in the hotel.


Breakfast is a bargain.

While citadel’s Dutch buffet fare is not to everyone’s tastes, many were happy to get a basic, buffet breakfast for free given how expensive Amsterdam can be.

Negative Reviews


Small all round.

Guests found the rooms, bathrooms and beds to be smaller than preferred, as is often the case in Amsterdam, but if you do not plan to spend much time in your room, this should not be much of a problem.


Wi-Fi connection problems.

Should you be in need of taking care of some work over the internet, make sure to enquire with staff about a room with good connection as some guests have reported weak Wi-Fi.


A few small things.

While the neighbourhood is not a rowdy one, be aware a little noise is still possible from the road, elevator and other guests, while a handful of guests were unhappy with the comfort of the beds and would also have liked to have tea making supplies in th

All amenities

Property amenities
  1. Café
  2. Entrance hall/lobby
  3. Express check-in
  4. Lift
  5. Parking
  6. Porter service
  7. Hotel bar
  8. Non-smoking rooms
  9. PC with internet
  10. 24-hour reception
  11. WiFi in public areas
  12. Room service
Room amenities
  1. Openable windows
  2. Television
  3. Central heating
  4. Air conditioning
  5. Pay-TV
  6. Satellite TV
  7. Safe
  8. Cable TV
  9. WiFi
  10. Free WiFi (rooms)
  11. Coffee machine
Food and beverage
  1. Diabetic food

Arrival / Departure

  1. Check in: 15:00
  2. Check out: 11:00


Nieuwezijdsvoorburgwal 98 - 100 , 1012 SG , Amsterdam , Netherlands
Telephone: +31 206273882 | 

Frequently Asked Questions about The Highlander Hotel

  • Is there a pool area at The Highlander Hotel?

    No, The Highlander Hotel doesn’t offer pool areas.

  • Are pets allowed at The Highlander Hotel?

    No, The Highlander Hotel doesn’t allow pets.

  • Is parking available at The Highlander Hotel?

    Yes, The Highlander Hotel provides Parking for guests.

  • What time is check-in and check-out at The Highlander Hotel?

    Check-in at The Highlander Hotel is available from: . Check-out time is by .

  • Where is The Highlander Hotel located?

    The Highlander Hotel is located in Nieuwezijdsvoorburgwal 98 - 100, 1012 SG, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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