American Hotel (Amsterdam)

American Hotel
The hotel in 2012
General information
Location Amsterdam, Netherlands
Coordinates
Opening 1900

The American Hotel, locally known as the Hotel Americain, on the Leidseplein in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, is a hotel and café restaurant with a Jugendstil reading room.

History

It was built in 1898-1900 by W.Kromhout and W.G.Jansen in the Berlage style. In 1927-1928 an expansion was realized from a design by the architect G.J. Rutgers in collaboration with K. Bakker in 1927-1928. Both the expansion and the café are National Heritage sites.[1]

The Amsterdam American Hotel is a member of Historic Hotels Worldwide. [2]
Dutch Rijksmonument 3403
Dutch Rijksmonument 518484

References

  1. ^ Rijksmonument report
  2. ^ "Amsterdam American Hotel, a Historic Hotels Worldwide member". Historic Hotels Worldwide. Retrieved June 6, 2014. 

External links

  • Eden Amsterdam American Hotel

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