Conference Venue & Accommodations


The Mövenpick Hotel Amsterdam City Centre is located on the water's edge, yet within walking distance from the old centre of Amsterdam and the Central Station.

With spectacular views over the historical city centre of Amsterdam on the river IJ, guests will relish copious amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access, a safe that is large enough to hold a laptop, mini bar, iron and ironing board, pillow menu, satellite on-demand TV, air conditioning, hairdryer, and 24-hour room service. All of our guests enjoy complimentary access to our lifestyle studio.

Discounted Room Rates

Conference attendees are eligible
for discounted room rates.


Special discounted room rates of €189 (includes breakfast/VAT) are available when booking through the conference registration site. Free wireless access is available in the guest rooms. Space is limited so early registration is encouraged. All rooms must be booked through the system by 4 May 2011 to guarantee the discounted rate.

Hotel Accommodations


Breakfast is served in the Silk Road restaurant. For lunch and dinner you can enjoy a one of a kind East meets West menu. Weather permitting, the outdoor terrace will be opened, creating a relaxation area in the sun with breathtaking views over the river IJ. In-room dining is a great alternative if work does not allow you to join us in any of our lively outlets, as we offer an extensive 24-hour room service menu.

Fitness Center

Resident guests have unlimited access to Cardio fitness equipment, traditional Finnish sauna, Bio sauna, shower landscape and relaxation area.

For more information or to book an appointment with a personal trainer, please contact our Wellness Manager at +31 (0) 655 154868. Appointments may also be booked on site contacting the Concierge.


Travel & Directions

Getting to the hotel

Located at the heart of the vibrant city of Amsterdam, alongside the water's edge, the Mövenpick Hotel Amsterdam City Centre is the most easily accessed hotel by all means of transport. It is located just a few minutes away from the Central Station to which the hotel is linked by a regular free shuttle service. Appointments are required and can be made at the hotel concierge desk, +31 (0)20 519 1213.

By Car

Take exit S114 from the Eastern Highway (Ringweg) A10. At the end of the Piet Hein tunnel, turn right towards Central Station. At the third traffic light, turn right. The car park is operated by local authorities and is charged. It is also possible to park your car at the P+R Zeeburg parking at the other side of the Piet Hein tunnel or the Oosterdok Parking garage. Please download our "Alternative parking facilities" factsheet for more information.

By Tram

Take tram 25 (direction PTA Amsterdam) leave the tram at the second stop, named "PTA (Passenger Terminal)". Or take tram 26 (direction IJburg) from Central Station and get off at the first stop, named "Muziekgebouw/Bimhuis".

From Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Direct train to Central Station (approximately 20 minutes), 25-30 minutes by taxi. By car, take the A4 highway towards Amsterdam. Take the A10 Eastern Highway (Ringweg) and take the exit S114. For further directions, please see above.

Shuttle service from Amsterdam Central Station

The shuttle arrives 5 to 10 minutes after the full or half hour to pick you up. Appointments need to be made by calling hotel concierge at +31 (0)20 519 1213.

If you are in the main hall of the station, walk in the direction of platform 15 and follow the signs Noord/Boot. Exit the building and walk past the construction site. Opposite the boat departures, before crossing the street, you will find a small parking zone for cars. The shuttle is a white Ford Transit and has Mövenpick signs on the front and sides.

Check-in time: 3.00 pm
Check-out time: 12 noon

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