Last updated: December 2022
Kosher hotels in Amsterdam - best hotels for kosher and Shabbat Observant in Amsterdam, close to kosher restaurants and synagogues
Those looking for a kosher hotel in Amsterdam will find it mainly in the Jewish area in the south of the city, known as Buitenveldert.
In this area, especially on Kastelenstraat, there are plenty of kosher shops and restaurants, and there the Jewish community of Amsterdam is concentrated.
In the Jewish area of Amsterdam there are also hotels that offer strictly kosher meals. These are normal hotels, some of which have a corner in the dining room with kosher products, and some of which you can pre-order packaged kosher meals.
It is very convenient to stay in the Jewish area, close to the synagogues and kosher restaurants, but you have to take into account the distance from most of the sites and attractions in the city center.
In the center of Amsterdam there are many accommodation options, but there is no real kosher hotel. There are hotels that are suitable for those who observe Shabbat and kosher, and are within a short walking distance from the synagogues and the Chabad house.
Kosher Hotels in the Jewish Area - South Amsterdam
A hotel in the Jewish area in the south of Amsterdam. Close to a synagogue, kosher restaurants and public transportation. Nice rooms but small. The hotel provides a kosher breakfast – a corner in the dining room with kosher products. Suitable for Shabbat Observers: The hotel staff is aware of the needs of Shabbat Observers, provides a normal key and assists with any question and request.
Great 4-star apartment hotel in the Jewish area of Amsterdam, just a few minutes’ walk from the metro station.
Spacious and air-conditioned studio apartments and suites, which include a fully equipped kitchen (please note – induction stove)
Beneath the hotel is the Hachshara restaurant “Sal Meijer”, and a jumbo supermarket with a selection of kosher products is a short walk away. There is also the option of a kosher breakfast for an additional fee.
For Shabbat Observant: you can get a normal mechanical key from the reception instead of a digital card, and the main automatic door will be opened for you by the hotel staff. On Shabbat, prayers are held there by Chabad Amstelveen.
A highly recommended hotel located in the Jewish center near the kosher shops. Large and spacious rooms. Service and kind staff. Suitable for kosher and Shabbat Observers: you can order strictly kosher meals for an additional fee. In addition, the hotel has a floor for Shabbat guards without sensors, with a normal key, etc.
An excellent apartment hotel at the edge of the Jewish neighborhood in the south of Amsterdam. The apartments include a fully equipped kitchen. Suitable for families and accessible to those with mobility difficulties. Gym, wireless internet and free parking. Very close to public transport.
A new and modern hotel at the edge of the Jewish neighborhood. Nice rooms but quite small. The hotel provides a kosher breakfast – a corner in the dining room with strictly kosher products.
Suitable for Shabbat Observers: The hotel staff is aware of the needs of Shabbat Observers, provides a normal key and assists with any question and request.
An excellent 4-star hotel in the Jewish area of Amsterdam, about 10 minutes’ walk from the kosher restaurants and about 20 minutes’ walk from the synagogue.
Large air-conditioned rooms with a kitchenette with a refrigerator, microwave, stove, electric kettle and coffee machine. There are also suites for families with children.
The hotel is inside Halderlandplein shopping mall, which has a jumbo supermarket with kosher products.
Not suitable for Shabbat – digital card.
Recommended Hotels in Amsterdam City Centre
On weekends, it is highly recommended to choose a central place to stay, near most of the sites and attractions of Amsterdam. In the center of the city is a Chabad house with the Mahane Yehuda coffee shop and the Carmel Hachshara restaurant.
Even on Shabbat there is an option to choose a place to stay suitable for Shabbat observers from the following list, pray in one of the synagogues in the city (in the Portuguese synagogue it is a special experience) and take a walk in the City of Canals.
A simple and basic hotel in the center of Amsterdam, only 30 meters from Dam Square. Close to most sites and attractions.
The hotel is owned by a Jew and offers a kosher breakfast.
Also, the hotel is suitable for Shabbat Observant: provides a normal key, without sensors, etc.
A hotel in a great location in the city center, a few minutes’ walk from Dam Square and less than 20 minutes’ walk from the Portuguese Synagogue. Clean, spacious and decorated rooms.
You can order strictly kosher meals for an additional fee (must be ordered through the hotel directly at least a week in advance).
Tip: It is recommended to book a large room (XL), which has separate toilets from the bathroom, two sinks, a more equipped and luxurious room with bathrobes, etc.
A luxurious deluxe hotel in a perfect location, at the edge of Dam Square. In the heart of things, close to most sites and attractions. 13 minutes’ walk from the Portuguese Synagogue.
Tip: In all NH hotels in Amsterdam you can order strictly kosher meals. In addition, the hotels of the chain are friendly to Shabbat observers, adapted in terms of stairs and sensors, and even open the room door especially for guests on Shabbat by prior arrangement.
An excellent and inexpensive hotel in Amsterdam, especially suitable for families. Rooms suitable for up to 6 people. The hotel is accessible to those with mobility difficulties. Not in the city center, but close to a train station and all means of public transportation.
An excellent hotel in the center of Amsterdam near Rembrandt Square, 7 minutes’ walk from the Portuguese Synagogue and 20 minutes from the Chabad House.
Friendly to Shabbat Observers: The hotel staff is aware of the needs of religious Jews and meets them. In addition, you can order strictly kosher meals for an additional fee*.
Hotel in an excellent location in the center of Amsterdam, near the central station. The hotel has an indoor pool and sauna facilities. Some of the hotel staff are Israeli, so Hebrew-speaking guests will feel comfortable.
A unique luxury hotel in the center of Amsterdam. Housed in 25 old renovated canal houses, combining traditional and modern Dutch design. Friendly to Shabbat Observers: The hotel staff is aware of the needs of religious Jews and meets them.
Apartment Hotel in Amsterdam City Centre (Recommended for Kosher Observers)
Apartment hotel in an excellent location, all units are air-conditioned and include a fully equipped kitchen and free high-speed wireless internet. Amsterdam Central Station is 2 metro stops away. And 21 minutes away from the Chabad house, which recently opened a kosher dairy cafe. Not suitable on Shabbat because of an electronic card, etc.
Apartment hotel in an excellent location. With a fully equipped kitchen and close to the Portuguese synagogue. In the center of Amsterdam and 23 minutes from the Chabad house. Not suitable on Shabbat because of sensors.
Hotels Close to Chabad House Amsterdam - Museum District
An excellent 5-star hotel located in front of the Leidseplein square, and a 5-minute walk from the famous museums. The hotel is an 18-minute walk from the Chabad House, and a 20-minute walk from the Rabbi Aharon Shuster Synagogue.
A luxurious hotel that belongs to the leading hotel group in the world, in an excellent location near the Wendelpark and the famous museums. Not cheap, for those who want to invest and pamper themselves. The hotel has an indoor pool, sauna facilities and a fitness center. The hotel is about a 10-minute walk from the Rabbi Aharon Shuster Synagogue and a 17-minute walk from the Chabad House.
A 5-star hotel with all the comforts and indulgences of the famous Hilton chain. From a place about a 20-minute walk from Museum Square, and only a 7-minute walk from the Rabbi Aharon Shuster Synagogue. Not far from the Chabad house either.
* Vos catering supplies kosher meals to dozens of hotels throughout Amsterdam. The meals are strictly kosher under the supervision of Rabbi Wolf of Amsterdam. To order the kosher meals, it is advisable to contact the hotel after booking.
When ordering, you must specify which meal it is: breakfast (dairy), afternoon (fur) or evening (meaty), and if you are interested in “Milk Israel”. There is also the option of special gluten-free or lactose-free meals.
Frequently Asked Questions About Kosher Hotels in Amsterdam
There is no truly kosher hotel in Amsterdam, but there are hotels suitable for kosher Observant – they offer a kosher breakfast and are close to kosher restaurants.
Yes. The Doria Hotel offers a kosher breakfast.
There are thousands of hotels in Amsterdam, of all levels and styles.
Here is a list of recommended hotels in Amsterdam >
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