Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Hostel
The Volkshotel in Amsterdam, a real concept when it comes to staying in Amsterdam. It is the hotel of the ‘Volk’, the people, and this is realized by some pretty cool features. The hugh variety of rooms available makes it a place for people with any type of budget, but still want to enjoy the same luxury. This is not just a hotel, but also a great place to get inspired and work from, making it extra digital nomad or location independent professional friendly. Get inspired!
The Volkshotel is located in the old newspaper building of ‘The Volkskrant’, bringing the old industrial feeling back to life. However, this is completely camouflaged by the modern and quirky interior design. Situated a little out of the city centre of Amsterdam, but right between the cool areas of Amstel, the vibrant area of De Pijp and the touristy Waterlooplein, this hotel has an excellent location.
The Volkshotel is extremely easy to reach by public transport. From the Central Station of Amsterdam, you can take an 8-minute subway to the Wibautstraat stop, which is next to the Volkshotel. Or you can travel to the Amstel Station and walk in 15 minutes to the hotel.
Travelling by car? The Volkshotel has its own parking space, for €20 a day you can park your car, no reservation needed.
As far as a hotel can be digital nomad proof, the Volkshotel has it all. With its super comfortable rooms for any type of budget, all facilities available for a productive working day and the like-minded vibes of other visitors from all parts of the world make this hotel a great stay!
Why it stands out?
Where to begin? Let’s start with the unique facility of its indoor (rooftop) spa, which is free to use for guests staying at the hotel. Relax yourself after a hard day of work in one of the hot-tubs with skyline views of Amsterdam. It’s probably well deserved! The many indoor co-working areas are specially designed to host all kinds of remote workers, without getting overcrowded. People even from outside the hotel come to the Volkshotel to get some work done. It is also the perfect place to discuss business ideas, as you can even rent special meeting-rooms.
Basically, the Volkshotel is a place you won’t get bored easily. All it’s indoor facilities, including the Canvas Restaurant and its basement club Doka make it the perfect place to stay at for digital nomads.
Type of rooms
The Volkshotel provides 7 different types of rooms, from low-budget cabin rooms with shared bathroom to XL rooms with two bathrooms. The hotel also provides luxury designer rooms, that come in 8 different themes, in case you feel like treating yourself!
On the website of The Volkshotel, special packages are offered which can be interesting if you’re staying for a while. The hotel also offers free movie nights, DJ sessions in one of their areas and you can also sign up for Yoga lessons. There is so much to do, you’ll never want to leave!
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The Volkshotel also offers working spaces and flex-desks to those looking for a place to get some work done. With its fast WiFi, many power outlets, numerous of working spaces throughout the building, this is one of the hotspots for digital nomads located in Amsterdam.
Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Hostel
Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Hotel
Amsterdam, The Netherlands