Facts & Figures of Rotterdam


Facts & Figures of Rotterdam

A resume of all Rotterdam’s most important facts & figures.

Read more

Rotterdam is, after Amsterdam, the second biggest city of Holland. With 618,109 inhabitants and over 170 nationalities it’s a vibrant mix of young energetic people that are known to work hard. Rotterdam is celebrated for its creative vibe and guts.

  • Largest auditorium hosts 10,500 pax
  • Total of 4,184 hotel rooms
  • Home to the popular, annual ABN AMRO Marathon Rotterdam event
Markthal Rotterdam

Meeting in the city

Rotterdam offers a diverse pallet of hotels:
Number of rooms in 3* hotels: 1,080
Number of rooms in 4* hotels: 3,724 
Number of rooms in 5* hotels: 750 

The largest venue in Rotterdam, Ahoy Rotterdam Exhibition & Congress Centre, can host over 10,500 people.

Before and after your meeting
Rotterdam has a blooming nightlife. It is home to Michelin star restaurants, food truck events and a wide variety of different kitchens. Sit back and enjoy one of the many sunny terraces with views over the river or city skyline. Or visit the most popular attraction with 1,5 million visitors each year: the Rotterdam Zoo. Want to have more tips for after your meeting? Find them on our after your meeting page.

Must see
Rotterdam looks and feels very young and modern, but the city is already over 650 years old. One of the latest architectural highlights is the Markthal. This beauty is located in the city centre and has something tasty for everyone!

Want to know more about Rotterdam? Contact us, or the local Convention bureau.

Receive our Newsletter

If you are interested in the latest news from Holland as a meeting destination, our Holland Meeting newsletter is perfect for you. We will keep you informed about the latest openings, best meeting deals and give you some inspiring ideas for your next meeting in Holland!

Find out what's nearby
Google map