NH Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky

Address: Dam 9, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, 1012 JS, Netherlands | 4 star hotel
 
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
 

How has this hotel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.

Location

This 4 star hotel, located in the Centre area of Amsterdam, is near Madame Tussauds Amsterdam, Dam Square, Royal Palace (Koninklijk Paleis), and De Bijenkorf.
Map this hotel

Amenities

Photos of NH Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky

    View all photos
         

      Historical Traveler Reviews NH Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky Amsterdam

      Excellent Hotel, Room, service and Value!

      from

      Stayed here for 3 nights at the beginning of august, payed 145 euro's per night and on arrival requested an upgrade to a room with a view of Dam Square because i had read other reviews of travellers who had been lucky enough to get this. Sure enough the receptionist went away and came back to tell me i could have one for free... I subsequently found out this room is advertised at 450 euros per night! Now, theres no way i would pay that amount unless it was a penthouse suite but hey, for the money i was paying it was absolutely fantastic. the room was lovely, the hotel itself was stunning, and the view was unforgettable.

      The luxury of being able to sit at the window in the early hours, looking out over the square directly opposite the palace was something i'll always treasure. found the room service to be acceptable, although 4 for a bottle of water is scandalous, but nothing to be surprised at and in some respects fairly cheap compared to some hotels. I cant rate this place highly enough...but if im to play devils advocate, then if you dont want to be so close to the red light district, then it is very close, and if you dont know where you are going, and want to avoid this part of town, you may find yourself stumbling across the ladies before you know it!

      all in all, thoroughly recommended...feel free to email me for more info.

      Stayed 4 times

      from

      we have stayed at this hotel since 1999 and it is very charming in a dutch way although its now part of a spanish chain.The rooms in the royal wing are the best in our opinion as they are very light and airy.The WINTER TUYIN is beautiful for breakfast ..suggest get down early and really sample the atmosphere.they have a great book on the history of the hotel and provides very interesting reading.In winter its very handily placed for skipping across the road into the DE BJENKORF store which is always a delight too shop in and if your wanderlust takes your fancy the red light area is only 10 minutes beautiful walk away

      Really a 4 star.

      from

      Nice hotel, very clean, nice people, best location in the city, however, I don't know what criteria they use to say this is a 5 star hotel. It was really nothing extraordinary, although I believe they have nicer rooms than the "super special" that I got. It's very much like a New York 4 star hotel. I had a great stay.

      A respectable 3.5 star hotel (NOT 5!)

      from

      Stayed five nights in early June, 2003. No complaints for $150 nightly, especially given the current, poor exchange rate. Just don't expect the clean, crisp feel of a 5 (or even 4) star luxury hotel. Both the room and common areas, i.e. furniture, carpeting, etc., were a little bit worn, stained and dusty. Service was good, but again, 3.5 star good. The coffee was among the best we found in town. We didn't sample the restaurants. As for location, that's personal preference. There are some extremely charming parts of town to stay in; this certainly is NOT one of them. But it is centrally located (though Amsterdam's not that big, anyway) and historic. Overall, I'll try something else next time.

      Long Stay

      from

      A few years back I was fortunate enough to spend three weeks at the Krasnapolsky. Despite going through periods in which the hotel was extremely busy, and staff were visibly under pressure, the service remained excellent. The location can hardly be improved. Service staff are known to alter behaviour and service level in response to customer attitude and behaviour. To the person who complained bitterly about this hotel, I would ask, could your own beviour and attitude be a cause?

      A disappointment

      from

      We found this over priced, mediocre hotel to be a real disappointment. Besides it's surprising lack of charm and it's over abundance of conventioneers, the staff verged on hostile. During our stay, the floor above us was being renovated, with deafening drilling and hammering starting at 7AM. When we complained, the staff was less than sympathetic. When I needed to send an email at 8:05, I was told the business closed at 8 and then coldly directed to an internet cafe. The only thing we liked about the hotel was the really nice bar. We moved from the hotel after 2 nights.

      Professional service-Perfect location

      from

      What a wonderful place to stay! I spent 3 perfect days in the Krasnapolsky and could not fault it. The service was outstanding, the room spacious and the wintergarden amazing. This must be one of the best hotels in Amsterdam and it's location is perfect. I was lucky enough to get a good deal on lastminute and if you're thinking of staying there I recommend doing the same. If you want to be in the heart of this beautiful city I truly believe you could not find a better place to stay.

      Amazing

      from

      My stay at this hotel was wonderful, the room was spacious and we were lucky enough to over look Dam Square (well worth requesting). The hotel has beautiful interior and the resturants looked amazing, although i wasn't fortunate enough to try them myself, the staff are very attentive and will do anything to make your stay as relaxed and comfortable as possible.i truely recommend this hotel and i certainly recommend ordering a room service breakfast!!!

      Romantic weekend

      from

      The Hotel Krasnapolsky was an absolute delight to stay in. The Hotel is spacious and the service was excellent! The mini bar in our room was well stocked and the bathroom was spacious and well equiped.

      Champagne breakfast was a treat we didn't expect for a buffet service. The range of food offered something for even the most discerning palate!

      We went for a romantic weekend for my partner's 40th birthday so it was nice to be in the heart of the city without feeling that everything was on top of us.

      I would highly recommend the Hotel Krasnapolsky

      Very nice service

      from

      This hotel has a GREAT location one of the best in Amsterdam and the service and staff are unbeatable!

      TripAdvisor Reviews NH Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky Amsterdam

      4.00 of 5 stars Excellent
       

      Travel Blogs from Amsterdam

      Amsterdam

      A travel blog entry by amandane on Oct 01, 2014

      28 photos

      ... we have tasted, we have explored, we have laughed, we have learnt. We have had the opportunity to experience more than I'd hoped for. All that I'd dreamt of for so many years leading up to this European escapade has become my reality. Words cannot express the gratitude that I feel. Though it has been time consuming - and sometimes even a pain in my ass - I've really enjoyed writing this blog. Putting into words all that I've experienced forced me to think ...

      Amsterdam - Canal City

      A travel blog entry by jimtrap on Sep 02, 2014

      6 comments, 43 photos

      ... we have been anywhere. Just beautiful and everything kept so clean and tidy or deliberately left to create a picture opportunity.

      A pleasant evening having had dinner at "Lucius", one of the better seafood restaurants in Amsterdam, to celebrate Roz's birthday. Almost 2 dozen mussels as an entree for 13.5 Euro - bargain ! Roz enjoyed the meal, the wine and the company. We had a mixed plate of seafood - salmon, tuna, butterfish, baby sole and king ...

      Getting Lost in a Thuderstorm in Amsterdam

      A travel blog entry by shadowmadow on Jul 26, 2014

      8 photos

      ... up marijuana paraphernalia. Apparently even in Washington and Colorado you are not allowed to bring those things home. (figuring out what you can and cannot bring home is complicated. Tulip bulbs, for example, can be ordered at the flower market and shipped to home and it is fine, but you cannot carry bulbs home in your luggage. The same thing goes for Dutch cheese. You cannot take it home in your luggage, but you can ...

      Kigali Express

      A travel blog entry by danielharper on Apr 11, 2014

      1 photo

      ... rush of excitement. So, I walked quickly to the immigration desk. I was one of the first three people from the flight to have my passport checked. The stairs from the desk down into the baggage claim area seemed familiar. "Yes, I have been here before," I thought, and I thanked God for allowing me to return safely. As I waited for my bags, I looked past the security checkpoint and caught sight of Mr. Joel Meeker. Mr. Meeker is the pastor for the areas to which we will be traveling ...

      Amsterdam - day 20

      A travel blog entry by jennydawson on Oct 13, 2013

      4 photos

      ... Finally off to the hotel to check in. We are staying about 20mins out of town on a little island type thing but it was nice enough and we could get WIFI in the rooms which was good. We had time for a nap before dinner which was included. The dinner was really nice - buffet with salads, meats, potatoes, and veges. Last stop of the day was a walking tour in Amsterdam. We didn't really feel like it because of the weather and ...

      Traveler Photos NH Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky Amsterdam

      004 - The Krasnapolsky
      Amsterdam, Netherlands