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Bar Bistro in Fletcher Hotel Paleis Stadhouderlijk Hof Leeuwarden
Bar Bistro in Fletcher Hotel Paleis Stadhouderlijk Hof Leeuwarden
Photo: © Fletcher Hotel Paleis Stadhouderlijk Hof
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5 tips for an overnight stay in Leeuwarden

Leeuwarden is the perfect destination for a weekend getaway or base for visiting and exploring the rest of Friesland. We've put together a list of the best and most unique hotels for a wonderful stay in Leeuwarden.

  • Leeuwarden is a wonderful destination for a weekend getaway.
  • Spend the night in the most beautiful hotels.
  • Let Leeuwarden surprise you with what it has to offer.

Hotel Post Plaza

Ever thought of spending the night in a former post office in the heart of Leeuwarden? Now's your chance at Hotel Post Plaza! The hotel has comfortable rooms equipped with box-spring beds and rain showers. There is also a family room especially for families, which comes with an optional baby monitor so you can enjoy a drink or two in the cosy Grand Café while the children are comfortably tucked away.

Hotel-Paleis Stadhouderlijk Hof

Spend the night in a former royal palace at Hotel-Paleis Stadhouderlijk Hof and indulge yourself to the fullest! Grand portraits of former royal residents from the eighteenth century decorate the walls and bid you a warm welcome to the dining room. 

Stenden Hotel

Stenden Hotel is managed in cooperation with the Hotel School of Leeuwarden. Students do their utmost to ensure great service and a memorable stay. The accompanying Wannee restaurant is one of the best restaurants in Leeuwarden where you can enjoy extraordinary cuisine for a fair price.

WestCord WTC Hotel

Spacious rooms, a fantastic wellness centre and fine dining at restaurant 'élevé'. At WestCord WTC Hotel, just on the outskirts of Leeuwarden, you can find it all. A 15-minutes’ walk will take you to the historical city centre of Leeuwarden. In the mood for a nightcap before retiring to your room? The Skybar on the eleventh floor offers a stunning view over the city. 

Hotel Oranje

Opposite Leeuwarden station you can find the Hampshire Hotel – Oranje Leeuwarden, the perfect locational base for your stay. The Fries Museum, the leaning tower of Oldehove and Natuurmuseum Fryslân are all within a few minutes’ walk from the hotel. Enjoy comfortable beds and an extensive breakfast.   

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