Visit the striking Dutch capital, Amsterdam where the picturesque canals and lively nightlife have made this wonderful city a popular choice over the years. See the world-famous works of art at the Van Gogh museum or the Rijksmuseum, or take in a slice of history at the Anne Frank house or just enjoy a stroll around the pretty walkways and parks.
Whether you're looking for a romantic weekend away, a family holiday or a fun trip with friends, a short break to Amsterdam has everything you could possibly want.
Stay 3 nights at the 4 star Ramada Apollo Hotel, Room Only on selected dates between 10 February - 2 March from just £139.
Alternativley travel on selected dates betwen 3 March - 18 May from £189
Prices are based on departures from London Gatwick, Luton, Southend or Stansted.
Departures from Bristol, Liverpool, Manchester, Glasgow, Leeds Bradford, East Midlands, Belfast or Birmingham for an additional supplement..
With its modern design, outgoing service, and customizable accommodation, the Ramada Apollo Amsterdam is the perfect hotel for business travellers, and vacationers seeking a unique experience in Amsterdam. Being the tallest hotel in Amsterdam, the views from the Ramada Apollo are nothing short of breathtaking, and care has been taken at the design-level to ensure that every space within the hotel, including the boardrooms and meeting facilities, are afforded a similarly stunning view. All of its 446 rooms come complete with complimentary Wi-Fi, air conditioning, satellite TV, and modern furniture. There is a fully-equipped gym onsite, as well as a solarium and a relaxing sauna. The Ramada Apollo also boasts 8 cutting-edge boardrooms and meeting spaces, and has an ample 300 space indoor parking garage to accommodate all manner of attendees and road-bound guests.
The hotel’s proprietary restaurant, Floor17, serves original dishes prepared with local and organic ingredients, and its rooftop patio/multi-function terrace transforms at night into a full-service nightclub and cocktail lounge, perfect for an exciting night backgrounded by the beautiful cityscape. All of the the hotel’s lighting, water, and waste management systems are state-of-the-art and environmentally sound, part of the Ramada Apollos commitment to green and progressive accommodation. Wireless internet is available free-of-charge throughout the hotel, and for guests on the go, a complimentary shuttle runs directly from Schiphol airport.
Amsterdam is the largest city in the capital of the Netherlands. It was settled as a small fishing village in the late 12th century and became one of the most important ports in the world during the Dutch Golden Age.
The Amsterdam Stock Exchange is the oldest stock exchange and is located in the city centre along with other main attractions including the historic canals, the Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum, Anne Frank House, Amsterdam and the infamous Red Light District. The River Amstel is one of the famous rivers in Amsterdam, terminates in the city centre and connects to a large number of other canals. The oldest area of the city is known as de Wallen and lies to the east of Damrak and this is where the Red Light District can be found. Amsterdam has a rich architectural history with the oldest building being the Oude Kerk in the heart of de Wallen.
Amsterdam is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe with more than 4 million visitors per year. A majority of the hotels are located in the city centre where you will find a large amount of department stores. The high end shops can be found in the streets of Pieter Cornelisz Hooftstraat and Cornelis Schuytstraat in the vicinity of Vondelpark. The medieval Kalverstraat is one of the busiest high streets in the heart of the city. Another famous shopping centre is the Negan Straatjes, where there are 9 narrow streets within the Grachtengordel. Here there are a wide choice of privately owned shops. Amsterdam is known as one of the most bicycle friendly cities with bike paths, bike racks and several bike storage garages.