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Rating System Explained

Our GAYOT's star rating system rates each hotel property on its décor, service, amenities and ambience. The scale ranges from one star (the basics) to five stars (pure luxury).

See an explanation of GAYOT's stars here.


Ambassade Hotel
Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht
The Dylan Amsterdam
Grand Hotel Amrath Amsterdam
Hotel Okura Amsterdam

InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam
Sofitel Legend the Grand Amsterdam

citizenM hotel Amsterdam City
The College Hotel
Mauro Mansion
Seven One Seven

Hotel Brouwer

From turrets and moats to spas and golf courses, GAYOT's Top 10 Castle Hotels blend the best of past and present.
Whether you are in the mood for zingy Creole or fresh Hawaiian, you will find the perfect place to settle in for Sunday morning hedonism.