The Highlander

Rated 8.3 in 2306 reviews. 30 rooms.


The Highlander Hotel in Amsterdam is a creative, stylish boutique hotel with a great vibe. A mishmash of colours, patterns and design represents all of the wonders of Amsterdam. Floors, walls and ceilings are painted, carpeted or otherwise covered in hues of red, yellow, emerald green and more. Turn your trip into a journey: let our hotel inspire you to be the most colourful version of yourself.

The Highlander Amsterdam is located in the lively heart of the historic centre of Amsterdam. The central station is at walking distance, as are the canals, the Dam, shopping areas and other tourist attractions. Our staff can tell you all about what to see and do in the area and beyond. Explore away!

What makes this hotel special?

We go the extra mile. Our staff is friendly and always up for a chat, knows all there is to know about Amsterdam and is happy to tailor-make your stay for the optimal experience.

What makes the destination worth visiting?

Staying at the Highlander Amsterdam is an experience. All of our rooms have different designs and our floors are colour-coded: this way the hotel expresses Amsterdam’s diversity and energy. Luxurious, king size beds of the highest quality, spacious bathrooms with rain showers and very unique, colourful designs: the Scottish Cottage, Kilt Townhouse and Highland Mansion have everything you need to make your stay one to remember.

Who is the typical guest at this hotel?

The colourful theme is not just an expression of Amsterdam’s diversity; it also reflects the moods in our hotel. We want our guests to feel welcome to be who they want to be. Submerge yourself in all the vibes, smells, tastes and colours of this vibrant city, and come “home” to a safe haven that inspires you even more.

Available Rooms

2 guests




  • Small Double Room

    150 ft² Tea/Coffee maker Minibar Air conditioning Soundproofing Room service
  • Large Double Room

    247 ft² Tea/Coffee maker Minibar Air conditioning Soundproofing Room service
  • Double Room

    204 ft² Tea/Coffee maker Minibar Air conditioning Soundproofing Room service
  • Triple Room

    258 ft² Tea/Coffee maker Minibar Air conditioning Soundproofing Room service

Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near The Highlander

  1. Tales & Spirits

    78 m from hotel
    Lijnbaanssteeg 5-7

  2. Kaagman & Kortekaas

    84 m from hotel
    St. Nicolaasstraat 43

  3. Greenwoods

    84 m from hotel
    Singel 103

  4. La Zoccola del Pacioccone

    114 m from hotel
    Nieuwe Nieuwstraat 22HS

  5. Proeflokaal De Drie Fleschjes

    159 m from hotel
    Gravenstraat 18

  6. Café Belgique

    162 m from hotel
    Gravenstraat 2

  7. Rob Wigboldus Vishandel

    197 m from hotel

  8. Bierproeflokaal In de Wildeman

    198 m from hotel
    Kolksteeg 3

  9. Ashoka Restaurant -Amsterdam Centrum

    206 m from hotel
    Spuistraat 3G

  10. Old Amsterdam Cheese Store

    216 m from hotel
    Damrak 62

  11. Proeflokaal Arendsnest

    239 m from hotel
    Herengracht 90

  12. Toastable

    388 m from hotel
    Nieuwendijk 6