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5-star Amsterdam hotel, connected to a shopping center in Amsterdam City Centre

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Indoor pool
Business center
Laundry facilities

Location

This family-friendly Amsterdam hotel is located on the waterfront, within a 10-minute walk of Royal Palace, New Church, and Kalverstraat. Theater Tuschinski and Hortus Botanicus are also within 15 minutes. Dam Stop is only a 5-minute walk and Nieuwmarkt Station is 6 minutes.

Hotel Features

2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an indoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include 2 bars/lounges, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge.

Room Amenities

All 179 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and 24-hour room service. Comforts include Egyptian cotton sheets and pillow menus, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like espresso makers and bathrobes.

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  • English

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Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam

Oudezijds Voorburgwal 197, Amsterdam, 1012 EX

Hotel Policies

Payment types

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.00 per person, per night, up to 21 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 16 years of age.
  • A 6.422 percent city/local tax will be charged

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: EUR 39 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 70 per night
  • Valet parking fee: EUR 70 per night
  • Pet fee: EUR 50 per pet, per day
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 90.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Check-in time ends at anytime

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates)

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates). This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and through room service. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels).

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

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Credit card pre-authorization

Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly

Temperature checks are not available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Security system

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Debit cards not accepted

Gloves are available to guests

No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)

LGBTQ friendly

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service

Number of children who can stay free - 2

No gap period between guest stays

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 90.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 50 per pet, per day
  • Dogs only
  • 1 per room
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

We should mention

Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and through room service.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels).

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Hotel Names

  • Amsterdam Grand Sofitel
  • Sofitel Amsterdam Grand
  • Sofitel Legend
  • Sofitel Legend Grand Amsterdam
  • Sofitel Legend Hotel
  • Sofitel Legend Hotel Amsterdam Grand
  • Accor The Grand Amsterdam
  • Amsterdam Sofitel
  • Sofitel Amsterdam
  • Sofitel The Grand Amsterdam Hotel Amsterdam
  • Sofitel Legend Grand Amsterdam Hotel
  • Sofitel Legend Grand Hotel
  • Sofitel Legend Grand
  • Sofitel Legend The Amsterdam
  • Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam Hotel
  • Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam Amsterdam
  • Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam Hotel Amsterdam

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key (nogle), a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Tourism Pledge.

Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam is listed in the 2011 Condé Nast Traveler Hot List.

This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQ) guests.

The property is a member of Historic Hotels of the World.

  • UNESCO sustainable tourism pledge

National Rating

Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Netherlands. This property is rated 5 stars.

Hotel Amenities

Renovations + Closures

The property is closed between May 18 and May 31.

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Property Features

In addition to a full-service spa, Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam features an indoor pool and a sauna. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a bar/lounge. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

A business center is on site at this 5-star property. Event facilities measuring 15069 square feet (1400 square meters) include a conference center. This luxury hotel also offers a fitness center, spa services, and a library. Onsite parking is available (surcharge), along with a car charging station.

Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam is a smoke-free property.

  • Library
  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator
  • Fitness facilities
  • Indoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Business center
  • Turkish bath/Hammam
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Swimming pool
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1400
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Concierge services
  • Conference center
  • Total number of rooms - 179
  • Number of floors - 5
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Couples/private dining
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Full-service spa
  • Conference space
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built - 1578
  • Electric car charging station
  • Steam room
  • Free WiFi
  • Sauna
  • Free wired Internet
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Proposal/romance packages available
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Conference space size (feet) - 15069
  • Fully fenced
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Reception hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Room Amenities

Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam offers 179 accommodations with minibars and espresso makers. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters, and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include safes and hair dryers. Hypo-allergenic bedding and irons/ironing boards can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Free newspaper
  • Minibar
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Espresso maker
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Pay movies
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Turndown service
  • Premium TV channels
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Slippers
  • Satellite TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired Internet
  • Down comforter
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Pillow menu
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Separate bedroom
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Towels provided
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Number of bedrooms - 1
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet paper

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Valet parking (surcharge)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Food & Drink

Continental breakfasts are available for a surcharge on weekdays between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM and on weekends between 6:30 AM and 11:30 AM.

Bridges - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

Oriole - Overlooking the garden, this bistro specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

The Flying Dutchman - Onsite bar. Open daily.

Library 'Or' - Onsite lobby lounge. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Spa Services

Sofitel SPA has 2 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include facials, body scrubs, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including Ayurvedic. The spa is equipped with a sauna and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open daily. Children under 14 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Sauna in spa
  • Number of treatment rooms 2
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool, a sauna, and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Boat tours on site
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Health or beauty spa nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

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