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Essential Information for Amsterdam Hotel Guests over the Christmas and New Year Period

Christmas LondonThe team here at the Amsterdam Hotel are thrilled that so many of you have chosen to come and stay with us over Christmas and New Year 2015. Whether you’re here to celebrate the holiday in the kind of beautiful surrounding that only London can provide, or to simply escape the hectic pace of life that comes with Christmas week, you’ll be enjoying all the usual levels of calm, comfort and luxury that we provide right the year round.

As part of our commitment to ensuring you can make the very most of your time with us, we’ve put together this helpful guide to some of the most important things you should know when staying with us from December 24th through to New Year’s Day Continue reading

Top Five Things to Do When Staying in an Earls Court Hotel on Christmas Eve

Christmas“‘Twas the night before Christmas, and all through the house , Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse.” – Clement Clarke Moore – A Visit from St. Nicholas

Here at the Amsterdam Hotel in Earls Court, we can’t promise you an evening as quiet as the peaceful abode in Moore’s famous poem, but we can promise you that whether you’re looking to relax, have some festive fun, or simply treat the kids this December 24th, there’s plenty in store for you right on our doorstep.

Like what you ask? Well, just take a look at our pick for the top five things to do when staying in an Earls Court Hotel like ours on Christmas Eve Continue reading

Top Five Restaurants in Earls Court to Enjoy Christmas Lunch

Christmas LunchIf you’re staying with us at the Amsterdam Hotel in Earls Court this Christmas Day, we can guarantee you that you’ll be waking up on a beautiful Christmas morning in a warm, comfortable bed and looking out of your window at London in all its festive splendour.

We can also guarantee that there’ll be a front-of-house staff member on hand should you need our help throughout the day, and that we’ll do all we can to make your Christmas Day as enjoyable as possible.

There is however, one thing we can’t guarantee; that we’ll cook your Christmas lunch for you. For that, you’re going to have to head out. Not that you’ll have far to go. One of the best things about staying with us at the Amsterdam Hotel is that you’re surrounded by some of the finest bars, restaurants and eateries, many of which will be serving both traditional and non-traditional festive food on December 25th Continue reading

Five Reasons to spend New Year’s Eve at the Hotel Amsterdam in Earls Court

New Year’s EveBy the time you read this, Halloween and Bonfire Night will have been and gone, Christmas will be fast approaching, and we’ll be marching headlong into the final few months of 2015, all culminating in what is sure to be a spectacular night of New Year’s Eve celebrations across London.

The Amsterdam Hotel in Earls Court, we’ve already been taking plenty of bookings from those looking to welcome in 2016 at the heart of all the action, though before we end up fully booked, we wanted to ensure that our regular blog readers still had the opportunity come and celebrate with us.

If you haven’t quite made up your mind where to see out the old and ring in the new this year, here’s just five reasons to come and spend New Year’s Eve with the team here at the Hotel Amsterdam Continue reading

Top places in Kensington and Chelsea to snap up Christmas bargains

With just a few weeks to go before December 25th arrives once again, it’s time to start seriously thinking about getting the perfect gifts for your friends and loved ones, and where better to do just that than in London’s twin shopping capitals?

At the Amsterdam Hotel near Kensington and Chelsea, we love a good shopping trip at any time of year, especially at Christmas, which is why we’ve just put together our own guide to the top places near our hotel to snap up the latest Christmas bargains:


HarrodsBrompton Road, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, SW1X 7CL

Could we really have started our list of places to snap up Christmas bargains in London without mentioning the world-famous Harrods? Though the large-scale department store does boast something of a reputation for upmarket prices, you’ll be find at just how affordable many of their Christmas stocking fillers, gift selections and even delicious festive food favourites can be.

What’s more, Harrods is only a few minutes from our hotel near Kensington and Chelsea, meaning you won’t have far to travel back with your haul at the end of a long day’s shopping Continue reading

Top Places to see November 5th Fireworks in London

Southwark Park Free Firework NightThis November 5th weekend, expect to see the night sky lit up with a dazzling array of works as Britons across the country head out into the late autumn chill to celebrate the thwarted attempt by Guy Fawkes to blow up the Houses of Parliament in what is more commonly known today as The Gunpowder Plot.

Though whilst you can attend Guy Fawkes Night celebrations anywhere in the country, is there anywhere really better suited than London, the very place where this historical event actually took place?

If you’re staying with us at the Amsterdam Hotel in Earls Court this coming weekend, you’ll be spoiled for choice when it comes to top places to see the November 5th fireworks in the capital Below, we’ve picked out just a few of the best Continue reading

Booking Now: Celebrate Christmas in London with Hotel Amsterdam

Christmas in LondonIt doesn’t seem like five minutes ago since the summer ended, but already the Amsterdam Hotel, Earls Court is gearing up for festive season.

Over the past few weeks, we’ve been inundated with phone calls, emails and online bookings from guests based all over the UK and beyond, all looking forward to celebrating Christmas in London. It’s an exciting time for us, and rooms are filling up fast for the days before and after December 25th, though before we’re booked up completely, we wanted to offer you the chance to come and enjoy the festivities with us.

Amsterdam Hotel London – For your Luxury Christmas Shopping Trips

Of course, you don’t just have to pay us a visit during Christmas week. From mid-November onwards, our Earls Court B&B makes the ideal home base for those of you looking Continue reading

Where to Visit the Scariest Historical Attractions in London

Scariest LondonThere’s not a week goes by that staff at our hotel in Earls Court don’t welcome a slew of new visitors all arriving in London to visit some of the capital’s most famous historical monuments and attractions.

And who can blame them? As the home of royalty and the inspiration for scores of artistic and literary works, it’s fair to say that London is positively overflowing with places of interest, many of which we’ve already told you about in past blogs.

Yet with Halloween on the horizon, the staff at the Amsterdam Hotel thought it was time we told you about some of the scariest historical attractions in London Continue reading

Top Halloween Activities and Events in London

Halloween LondonUsually, when we promise people that our Hotel in Earls Court isn’t haunted, it’s generally meant -and received- as a good thing. Not this month however, as guests from all across the country look to descend on London to celebrate Halloween.

Yet just because we can’t promise you any ghostly goings on at the Amsterdam Hotel this October 31st, that doesn’t mean to say there’s not plenty to scare you senseless within walking distance of our Earls Court B&B.

With that in mind, here’s our guide to the top Halloween Activities and Events in London this Halloween Continue reading

Four Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do When Staying in an Earls Court Hotel

Amsterdam Hotel LondonHere on our blog, we love nothing more than telling you about all the sights, sounds, events and attractions that you can enjoy when you come to stay at our Earls Court hotel.

Yet with such a sheer abundance of things to see and do, there’s still plenty you may not know about, and that’s before we even mention those hidden secrets which, once revealed, could do much to make your next stay with us even more enjoyable.

Never being ones to keep good stuff to ourselves then, here’s the Hotel Amsterdam’s guide to four things you didn’t know you could do when staying in an Earls Court Hotel Continue reading