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De Gerstekorrel Hotel


A wonderfully simple, family-owned-and-operated 3 star hotel, Hotel De Gerstekorrel is located in the very heart of Amsterdam, next to the famous Dam Square. This location makes the hotel ideal for exploring the Dutch capital on foot, or on a bicycle rented from the hotel.

What’s more, guests are served a free continental buffet breakfast in the restaurant next to the hotel.

Disclaimer: Prices are subject to availability. Telephone booking fees apply. Terms & Conditions apply. ABTOT provides protection for your booking as set out in section 19 of our booking conditions.

About the hotel


You will be able to leave your luggage in the luggage room on the first floor until it is time for you to make your way back to the port for your departure, please enquire at reception.

  • Room facilities: 32 Rooms, Bathroom with shower and toilet, Telephon, Free Wifi, , Baby cots - 5 euro, LCD TV with cable channels, Hairdryer, Tea and coffee facilities
  • Hotel facilities: Refurbished in March 2016, Free Wifi, Hotel safe (free of charge), Open 24 hours a day, Bicycle hire, Credit cards accepted, 4 floors.
  • Location: 80m from Dam Square, 200m from Royal Palace, 200m from Kalverstraat shopping area, No parking at hotel

Coach transfer

Our coach transfer from the IJmuiden port will drop you off at Rederij Lovers Canal Cruises, on Prins Henrikskade 25, 1012 TM Amsterdam, as due to the narrow roads and canals around the Hotel de Gerstekorrel the coach is unable to drop you off right outside.

To walk to the Hotel de Gerstekorrel from the coach drop off point at Rederij Lovers Canal Cruises, on Prins Henrikskade 25, 1012 TM Amsterdam, turn right onto Damrak which is parallel to the canal. Walk for 7 minutes to Dam Square. Leave Dam Square on left side down Damstraat and the hotel is 25m down the street on the right hand side.


For your return journey, the coaches depart from Rederij Lovers Canal Cruises, on Prins Henrikskade 25, 1012 TM Amsterdam between 15:00 and 16:00 on the day of departure. You can hop on any coach with a DFDS sign in the front window.​

Should you have any queries regarding your pick-up point or time, please check with the driver on your first transfer. If there are any problems, please call Brouwers Coaches on +31 [0]71 36 500 90.There is a minimum stay of 2 nights at weekends.

Please note, this hotel is not suitable for anyone with walking difficulties. Customer's are required to pay a 50-150 EUR (dependant on room size) deposit on arrival, which can be paid by cash or credit card.