Hotel V is searching for a new reservations manager to replace Amanda, who has been working there for a loooong time…perhaps *too long*. Will they find a replacement before she drives the whole team mad? Help the V crew! If you know someone who would be a good fit, send them to firstname.lastname@example.org. Job Description: […]Read More Hotel V: Episode 1, “Wanted: a New Amanda” (#vacature)
So we all remember Charlotte, our super intern, right? Well it looks like she has attracted some attention in the form of a previous V guest who sent her these! How incredibly sweet. She is NEVER going to live this down!Read More Charlotte has a secret admirer!
If you (like me, him, her and everyone) feel that the weather robbed you of any sort of social life during the summer (No picnics?! No BBQ’s?!?! No terraces?!?! THE NERVE!), then don’t panic. September is kicking it up full force with plenty of things to safely take your mind off of The Summer That […]Read More What to do in Amsterdam in September
This weekend is a very special weekend in Amsterdam. There is a lot going on- from private parties with big-name guests to open ateliers around town. A very special party that Hotel V is proud to be a supporter of, is the Black Tea Party hosted by the famed Dutch photographer Erwin Olaf. This party, […]Read More Erwin Olaf’s Black Tea Party
When I first passed the site of Bo Cinq on the Lange Leidsedwarstraat, I had two thoughts, and I admit they were both somewhat negative: 1. Damn, they’ve closed my favorite tapas restaurant and opened up a French restaurant in its place. and 2. Like the world needs another French restaurant. Humph. I stand now […]Read More Bo Cinq, Amsterdam
Had dinner with the missus for restaurant week. €25 euro for a 5 course meal, we didnt know so we got lucky. Simpel has been around for a good 6 years now, frequented by locals and more and more tourists so it seems. Yesterday was the testcase as we sent 2 of our guests to […]Read More Simpel aint so Simple
We V folk are a simple crew. We eat, sleep, work, and of course we party. It’s part of the job. We have to see what is good in Amsterdam, so that we can then send our guests there, resulting in happy guests who love Amsterdam as much as we do. So you see, it […]Read More Wicked Jazz Sunday @ Sugarfactory
Let’s see if I can bust this out all in one breath. De Parade : a street theater festival taking place now until the 22nd of August in Martin Luther King Park. This travelling festival is a throw back to the Middle Ages with a splash of modern as only the Dutch can do. Expect […]Read More What To Do This Weekend
If you are like most of Amsterdam this past month, then you have fully embraced the explosion of culture and social outings that the city has offered. WHAT A MONTH! Or, you are like me, and you spent most of the nice days flat out in Vondelpark or on some sunny terrace soaking up the […]Read More May is ending, long live May!
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 […]Read More Amsterdam Terrace Lounging