The 5 most unusual places to sleep Rotterdam


Parkhaven 20
Centre West
+31 (0)10 241 17 88

Sleep under the stars in one of the most iconic spots of Rotterdam. The Euromast lookout tower has two luxurious suites, aptly named Heaven and Stars, with access to the highest balcony in town. Perfect for some romantic stargazing with a bottle of complementary champagne. Book at least three months ahead.


Witte de Withstraat
Centre West ➀
+31 (0)10 206 51 51

The 27 rooms of Hotel Bazar are bright and colourfully decorated in South-American, African and Eastern themes. Rooms come with a bathroom, TV and minibar, and the top floor has a balcony with a view of bustling Witte de Withstraat. Breakfast is served in the restaurant downstairs.


Wijnkade 2-G
Centre East
+31 (0)6 212 250 13

This houseboat is located in Wijnhaven and has two fully furnished apartments with a separate entrance that can accommodate a total of nine people. The boat is tastefully decorated and has its own terrace with a view of the historic harbour. No breakfast included, twonight stay minimum.


Lloydstraat 1
Centre West
+31 (0)10 221 40 60

This former power station in the hip Lloyd quarter does not have ordinary hotel rooms but tastefully and minimally decorated split level studios and urban lofts. One studio even comes with its own sauna. All rooms have comfy Cocomat boxspring beds. STROOM also has a restaurant and bakery.


Van Baerlestraat 252
+31 (0)10 341 50 25

A lovely outdoor, child friendly hotel with ten very unusual places to sleep. Imagine laying down in a space shuttle, spending the night in a fire truck, or hunkering down in an elevated old timer caravan. All rooms come with well-made beds, a healthy breakfast and a free bird concert. Vlaardingen is 15 minutes by train.

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