Tourist in your own city is a lot more fun than you might think. Secretly check out the places you thought you knew so well suddenly with different eyes, and discover corners that you had ever seen before. The relatively new four-star hotel Sir Albert, located in the heart of Amsterdam in a building that used to be a diamond has been. Obviously means that not only a very spacious setting and wonderful light, but also automatically romantic and authentic Amsterdam atmosphere.
Sir Albert hotel is on its way to be grand with this particular concept in and around Amsterdam. The idea is simple: in special locations around Europe to open a hotel with a personal touch, modern decor and all the gadgets that you could wish for. ‘Albert’ is in this case also, the street where the hotel is located: Albert Cuypstraat. The philosophy: a hotel with a modern, aristocratic attitude. Sounds contradictory, but this is not true. Sir Albert is actually based on the love of old mixed with authentic design and technology of today. In concrete terms, this translates to very friendly staff, the latest technology in your room for your iPad and iPhone, as well as handwritten notes to welcoming you and too cute ‘welcome’ package containing delicious Dutch liquorice and waffles.