Roots Amsterdam

Last night a couple of the V Crew went around the corner to Roots, a new-ish bar (opened less than a year ago) on the corner of the Stadhouderskade and Van Woustraat (see previous post). It’s important to us that we recommend places that we personally like. We don’t refer guests to any place that […]

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Roots bar and rez

Hi all, yes indeed we are a sucker for local bars and restaurants, tonight we were invited by Roots rez to come taste their specialties. Tartare with truffle bruschetta, oysters, and for Amanda the angry vegan a roasted beetroot(s) salad, let’s see what the Main course brings us…. Empty plates i guess

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V Crew Night, 17 June

The annual summer V crew party was last week! We had some quick bites and drinks in the hotel lobby, and then headed off to Trouw for dinner! If you haven’t been to Trouw yet, definitely go! It has a relaxed, industrial atmosphere, friendly service, and great (eclectic) parties, and they are only open until […]

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Book giveaway!

You love Amsterdam. I love Amsterdam. We all love Amsterdam. Hotel V loves to share our love with Amsterdam by making sure our guests get to see the side of Amsterdam that we love- far away from Madam Tussaud’s wax museum or the Bulldog coffeeshops. So we are extremely pleased to annouce that The American […]

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Amsterdam Terrace Lounging

Well that was one hell of a weekend as far as weather is concerned!  Finally the season for soaking up some sun has arrived!  So to compliment this weather, here is a list of some of the best terraces in Amsterdam.  Don’t forget to wear your sunscreen! Nel – a shady terrace located on a […]

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Little Buddha

We here at Hotel V like to stay up to date on the new places to eat and drink that open up in Amsterdam.  Because how are we supposed to recommend the hot new spots if we don’t know them ourselves, right? So purely in the name of research, some V crew members took their […]

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Stumptown Coffee

Today before my shift I met up with V crew member Emma to check out the new pop-up shop on the Albert Cuypstraat: US-import coffee roasters Stumptown Coffee. Stumptown is officially here in Amsterdam for just a few months, but something tells me we’ll be seeing them for longer than that. As for our opinion: […]

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