Facts & Figures of Amsterdam

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Facts & Figures of Amsterdam

Amsterdam is the capital of Holland and with over 811,000 people also the biggest city. The city of Amsterdam might be even more famous than the Netherlands itself. For years and years it has made all the lists. Not only tourists, but also entrepreneurs and business people know their way into the city. 7 of the world’s top 500 companies are located here and the meeting industry is booming.

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Amsterdam is the capital of Holland and with over 811,000 people also the biggest city. The city of Amsterdam might be even more famous than the Netherlands itself. For years and years it has made all the lists. Not only tourists, but also entrepreneurs and business people know their way into the city. 7 of the world’s top 500 companies are located here and the meeting industry is booming.

  • Largest venue hosts 10,000 pax
  • Total of 20,000 hotel rooms
  • Home to the Rijksmuseum

Meeting in the city

Amsterdam offers a diverse pallet of hotels:
Number of rooms in 3* hotels: 7,372
Number of rooms in 4* hotels: 8,690 
Number of rooms in 5* hotels: 73,148

The largest venue in Amsterdam, RAI Amsterdam, can host over 10,000 people.

Before and after your meeting

As the capital, the city of Amsterdam has always attracted new restaurants, new styles in cooking, innovative art forms, experimental activities and the biggest brands of the world. Sit back in a original ‘brown café’ for a beer or enjoy oysters while floating through the canals. Want to have more tips for after your meeting? Find them on our after your meeting page.

Must see

With its original houses, canals and parked bikes everywhere, the city centre looks like a modern day painting. Speaking about paintings, the Rijksmuseum is a must visit. You have to see the ‘Night watch’ at least once. One of Amsterdam’s other highlights is the touching museum of Anne Frank. Don’t forget to order tickets online since the queue is way too long.

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