Tenantless Dam building becomes conference destination

In the former KPN office building in Amsterdam Sloterdijk, a new  conference hotel is going to be build: the Park Inn by Radisson Amsterdam. The vacant building was purchased by the Omnam Investment Group from Israel. There will be 478 hotel rooms and 4,000 square feet of conference rooms.

Dutch design

The huge building, The Dam, stood empty for nearly four years. The construction work has already started. Designer Marcel Wanders from the leading Dutch design company Moooi will be responsible for the hotel’s concept and interior.

With the purchase and redevelopment of more than 100 million euros. It’s not said how much was paid for the property itself. The exterior of the building gets a makeover. There will also be an entertainment center.

http://www.parkinn.com