4-Star Amsterdam hotel near Central Station

Located in the centre of Amsterdam

Our hotel is located alongside the water's edge of the river IJ in the vibrant heart of Amsterdam and can easily be reached via multiple forms of transport. Amsterdam Central Station is walking distance from Mövenpick Hotel Amsterdam City Centre and the hotel also offers a complimentary shuttle bus. Please book your seats in advance at our concierge desk: +31 (0)20 519 1213.

The direct train from Schiphol Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Central Station takes 20 minutes and by taxi to the hotel is around 30 minutes. We are pleased to provide free parking for bicycles. The "Muziekgebouw/Bimhuis" tram stop is in front of the hotel, which is adjacent to the Passenger Cruise Terminal. Canal boats and water taxis can stop in front of the hotel at our own jetty.

  • Check-in: 3.00 pm
  • Check-out: 12 noon
  • City tax: 7%

Where to find us

Mövenpick Hotel Amsterdam City Centre
Piet Heinkade 11
1019 BR  Amsterdam

+31 (0) 20 519 1200

Around the hotel

Sights and attractions

  • Scheepvaartmuseum
    • 2 km
  • Science Centre NEMO
    • 2 km
  • Artis Zoo
    • 2 km
  • Rijksmuseum
    • 3.5 km
  • Van Gogh
    • 3.5 km
  • Vondelpark
    • 4 km

Shopping and amenities

  • City centre
    • 1 km
  • Central Station
    • 1 km
  • Dam Square
    • 6 km
  • Schiphol airport
    • 18 km
  • Beaches
    • 27 km


  • TomTom
    • 0.5 km
  • Ahold
    • 0.2 km
  • Shell
    • 5.9 km
  • Clifford Chance
    • 2.3 km

Travelling to the hotel

Complimentary shuttlefrom Central Station

Please make your advance shuttle reservation to and from Amsterdam Central Station at the concierge desk. Our white mini-van can carry up to eight people (including luggage space). Kindly give us a call on +31 20 519 1213 when you know your exact arrival time at the railway station. We will be able to pick you up approximately 5 minutes after the hour at the Kiss & Ride at the back of the station. Please note this complimentary service is subject to availability.

Once you got down from the train platform, walk in the direction of platform 15 in order to exit the IJ-Zijde of the station. Follow the sign "Halen en Brengen" in order to reach the Kiss & Ride. You will find the shuttle which is a white minivan and has Mövenpick signs on the front and sides.

There are 2 Kiss & Ride areas at the Amsterdam central station: You will need to go to the "Kiss & Ride Oost" which means East. 

Please note: the shuttle will run from 7.00 am until 7.00 pm 

By tram

A tram stop is located in front of the hotel. Take tram 26 (direction IJburg) from Central Station and get off at the first stop, which is called "Muziekgebouw/Bimhuis".

By car

Take exit S114 from the Eastern Highway (Ringweg) A10. At the end of the Piet Hein tunnel, turn right towards Central Station. Follow the signs P-Piet Hein / City Centre. The Piet Hein parking garage offers electric car drivers the possibility to recharge their cars at charge points.


Interparking garage IJ-oever Centrum: 200m from the hotel. More information.

Underneath the hotel: There is a parking garage under the hotel (costs EUR 38 per day, no discounts available). 

Oosterdok Parking: 10-min walk from the hotel. More information.

P+R Zeeburg parking: This is an unattended parking lot just outside Amsterdam.More information 

By bike

From Amsterdam Central Station, follow the Ruyterkade in the eastern direction and park your bike in the free bike parking underneath the hotel.

From P+R Zeeburg, follow the Zuiderzeeweg and turn right on the Zeeburgerdijk. Turn right on Th. K. van Lohuizenlaan and then left on the Zeeburgerpad. Turn right into Panamalaan and keep following this road onto the Piet Heinkade.

From Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)

Public transport: Direct train to Central Station takes approximately 20 minutes, or 25-30 minutes by taxi.

Taxi Electric: This taxi service operates 100% electric cars which are equipped with free Wi-Fi access and a tablet. All electric cars will apply by-the-meter tariffs with a cap on Schiphol transfers (maximum EUR 45.50 per ride). Pick-up at the Schiphol Meeting Point is also possible and you can make a direct reservation for an electric taxi. Non-electric taxis will charge different rates and do not need a reservation in advance.

By car: Take the A4 highway towards Amsterdam. Take the A10 Eastern Highway (Ringweg) and take the exit S114. For further directions, please see above.