Rotterdam is one of the most popular destinations for city breaks in the Netherlands. Below we have listed 10 amazing accommodations in Rotterdam, ranging in from centrally located hotels to cosy B&B’s. No matter your travel style (wellness retreat, city trip, romantic getaway, pet-friendly etc.) you’ll find our top-picks for hotels in Rotterdam below.
ibis Rotterdam City Centre
3 star hotel | €70 – €120 | Wijnhaven 12, 3011 WP Rotterdam
The ibis city center hotel is located in a quiet area in the heart of Rotterdam. The metro/tram/bus station is just a quick 5 minute walk away, making it an ideal location for discovering Rotterdam. Travelling with an electric car? No worries, there are electric recharging units available. Pets are allowed for an additional cost and public parking is available nearby. There’s also a lovely terrace bar, perfect for relaxation. It’s definitely a comfortable stay at a decent price!
3 star hotel | €100 – €140 | Eendrachtsplein 12, 3012 LA Rotterdam
The Hotel Unplugged is located in the center of Rotterdam, only a 5 minute walk from the central station. This hotel is known for its unique use of modern technology, offering a tech savvy stay for the next generation of travelers. It’s a semi-automatic hotel and thus, staff is limited. Other notable features include comfortable beds and uniquely designed bathrooms. The hotel doesn’t use traditional keys or cards, instead opting for cell phone operated doors. Ready for a truly high-tech stay? Then check out Hotel Unplugged!
Holiday Inn Express
3 star hotel | €80 – €140 | Weena 121, 3013 CK Rotterdam
The Holiday Inn Express is located in the heart of Rotterdam, just a minute away from the central station and main shopping area. Please note, pets aren’t allowed and private parking is available (at Delftsestraat 26, Rotterdam) for ~€ 30 / day. Notable features include a superb breakfast, friendly staff, clean modern rooms, en suite bathrooms and spacious walk in showers. This place offers great value for money!
The Student Hotel
3 star hotel | €110 – €150 | Willem Ruyslaan 225, 3063 ER Rotterdam
The Student Hotel is located just outside the city center and is known for its funky design which attracts not only students but also solo travelers, co-workers and more! It is located very close to the Willem Ruyslaan tram/bus station, just 2.5 km [1.5 mi] away from the central station. The hotel is styled after a university campus thus provides an air of nostalgia. There’s a gym available, as well as a library, café and work spaces. Public parking is available nearby for an additional cost. Pets aren’t allowed but exceptions are made for guide/assistance dogs (requests must be made prior to arrival).
Hotel Van Walsum
3 star hotel | €90 – €150 | Mathenesserlaan 199-203, 3014 HC Rotterdam
The Hotel Van Walsum is located in a peaceful part of Rotterdam in a lovely historic building. It’s blend of quintessential Dutch and modern styling makes for a beautiful stay. The private garden includes a terrace, perfect for relaxing after a busy day. Private parking is available on-site, for an additional cost. Please note, pets are not allowed. The hotel is just 1.5 km [1 mi] away from the central station, 5 minutes by car or a 15 minute walk. It is close to famous attractions like Museum Park and the Erasmus Bridge.
4 star hotel | €170 – €350 | Mijnsherenlaan 9, 3081 GA Rotterdam
The ART hotel is located 5 km [3 mi] away from the central station, a 15 minute ride by car, tram, or metro. The Maashaven metro/tram stop is also close by. The building is a highrise, which allows for wonderful views of the harbor, the river Maas and Rotterdam’s skyline. Parking is available at an additional cost and requires prior reservation. Please note pets are not allowed. The cozy lounge is perfect for relaxing in the evening. The rooms here are quite large, featuring modern decor with an artistic touch. The food is also noteworthy, with a nice breakfast buffet, amazing Italian lunch dishes or dinner at the Mio Papa restaurant.
Hotel The James
3 star hotel | €120 – €170 | Aert van Nesstraat 25, 3012 CA Rotterdam
Hotel The James is located in the heart of Rotterdam, just a 5 minute walk from the central station. The area is right in the middle of vibrant streets like the Coolsingel, the Meent and the Lijnbaan. Please note pets are not allowed and private parking is available at an additional cost (reservation required). Notable features include the 24/7 food market, the boutique style with luxury touches, including an amazing view of the city. The hotel has a minimum age for bookings of 25 years old. This place is a great value for the location!
5 star hotel | €150 – €225 | Slaak 34, 3061 CS Rotterdam
The Slaak hotel is located 2 km [1 ¼ mi] away from the central station, close to the Oostplein tram/metro stop. The building is actually the once iconic ‘Het vrije volk’ newspaper building from the 1950’s, now converted into the Slaak. The hotel is known for its large rooms, comfort, cleanliness, beautiful design and a late checkout of 12:00 pm. The rooms on the higher floors offer a spectacular view of the city. Private parking is available and pets are allowed, both for an additional cost. You can also enjoy tasty breakfast, lunch and dinner at the Didot43 restaurant in this hotel. This hotel is a great deal for the location and luxury!
3 star bed & breakfast | €100 – €125 | Walenburgerweg 23, 3039 AC Rotterdam
The Walenburg Bed&Breakfast is located in the heart of Rotterdam, just 5 minutes away by foot, car, or tram from the central station. Though it’s close to the city center, the B&B is located in a quiet area, allowing for a peaceful sleep. The room is very large and located on the ground floor of the house which is also equipped with a nice garden and terrace. You’ll enjoy fresh breakfast delivered daily by the host to the room. You can also prepare your own meal as this B&B comes includes a kitchen with utensils, coffee maker and oven.
Mainport Design Hotel
5 star bed & breakfast | €350 – €450 | Leuvehaven 77, 3011 EA Rotterdam
The Mainport Design Hotel is a luxury 5 star hotel located on the bank of the River Maas, just about 1.5 km [1 mi] away from the central station. The Leuvehaven metro/tram stop is just a couple of minutes walk away. Notable features include spacious rooms, wellness facilities (sauna and jacuzzi) and an indoor swimming pool. Some of the rooms include private saunas as well. This hotel is close to many of the well-known sights, such as Erasmus Bridge and Huis Sonneveld. Public parking is available for an additional cost and pets are not allowed. The restaurant below is perfect for relaxing and enjoying a nice meal.