The Nova Hotel is situated in the old centre of Amsterdam, near the Dam and the Royal Palace and on the same street as the Amsterdam Historical Museum. All the sights in the city centre can be explored by foot.
Go shopping in the famous Kalverstraat, visit the many trendy boutiques, spot celebrities at Madame Tussaud’s, stroll along the Flower Market, visit the Anne Frank House and conclude the day at one of the centuries-old cafés.
Would you like to explore Amsterdam from the canals? Then get on the ‘hop on, hop off’ water bus, one of the best ways to get around the inner city. The Nova Hotel is just a 5-minute walk from the embarkation/ disembarkation point.
Various trains ride from Schiphol to Amsterdam Central Station. The train journey takes no more than fifteen minutes. For train information, go to: www.ns.nl.
The taxi is the most comfortable but also the most expensive option. The journey takes approximately thirty minutes, depending on traffic.
From Amsterdam Central Station, you can either take a tram, a taxi or go by foot. Walking takes approx. fifteen minutes.
A tram ride from Amsterdam Central Station to the Nova Hotel takes approx. five minutes. Trams 2, 11 and 12 stop at the Dam; from there, the Nova Hotel is a two-minute walk. The hotel is located at number 276, on the right side of the square.
A taxi ride from Amsterdam Central Station takes about five minutes. Taxis in Amsterdam, like taxis throughout the Netherlands, use meters. There are many taxi ranks, but you can also hail a taxi on the street.
From the Ring West Amsterdam, take the S-106 exit. Follow the signs for the Centrum (Centre) until the end of the Raadhuisstraat, behind the Palace on the Dam. Make a right here onto the Spuistraat, 1st left onto the Paleisstraat and 1st right onto the Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal. The hotel is located on the right-hand side.
Parking in Amsterdam’s city centre is difficult and expensive. The most economical option is to leave your car at a P+R (Park and Ride), where you can take public transport. The exact rules can be found at www.amsterdam.nl/parkeren-verkeer.
You can also park in one of the parking garages in the city center. Please ask our reception for the nearest facility after you have deposited your luggage.