Experience the Grand Amsterdam canal cruises

While staying at the five-star hotel The Grand, you might have heard about the canal cruises they offer. Would you like to get a feeling of this amazing experience? Just close your eyes and dream about going on a cozy cruise in Amsterdam right after a delightful breakfast or lunch, or maybe even before your dinner! Can you feel the atmosphere? No matter how beautiful this dream was, reality can rightfully meet your expectations, and we bet that this will take your stay at the hotel to new levels. So, what can you really expect? Please feel free to read or dream further.

The Grand Amsterdam

The hotel itself offers a luxurious and historic ambiance with a great atmosphere at restaurant Bridges including a delicious five-, six- or seven-course menu and pure Mediterranean flavors at Oriole Garden Bistro. Don’t forget the Garden Terrace in the beautiful courtyard known to be one of Amsterdam's best kept secrets, conveniently located in the heart of the city. In the Library, you get to enjoy “The Grand Afternoon Tea”. For a night out – whether it’s an after-date thing or just a simple night of drinking with friends – they have the perfect bar, called The Flying Dutchman. There's also a spa for ultimate relaxation and a fitness area (including a personal trainer on your request) for you to keep both the mind and body feeling fully relaxed.

What to expect at the Grand Amsterdam canal cruise?

After reading about all the goodies the Grand hotel has to offer, you are probably overwhelmed by its amazing features. And the cherry on top of it all? You guessed it! The collaboration with Floating Amsterdam to offer the remarkable Grand Amsterdam canal cruises. Amsterdam itself has a breathtaking view, so why not enjoy it while floating on water and having your lunch or dinner at the same time?


The cruise has its own standard route and the boat takes you to the highlights of the city. It begins and ends at Oudezijds Voorburgwal 30a. So, don't forget to bring your camera along to capture some beautiful moments that you will certainly cherish later.


The experience of the canal cruise through Amsterdam:

Luxurious private open electric boats
You will float in a private open boat that comes with a convertible top for when the weather acts up. There are seats for 15 people, pillows on these already comfortable seats to make your experience even more pleasant and there is also Wi-Fi available.

An experienced captain
The captain on board will tell you wholeheartedly all about the sightings during the cruise (that is of course if you find it entertaining and if not, you can always go for a silent and relaxed tour).

Guaranteed safety
Every ship, small or big, comes with its own safety rules and facilities. This way you can fully relax and enjoy the trip without a worry. The captain will mindfully carry out his responsibility, while you and your group board the boatso rest assured.

AIX rosé wine tasting
The cruise also includes an AIX rosé wine tasting. Ready to make some eye-popping Instagram pictures for your audience?

Amsterdam’s breathtaking view
And in case you’re worried that you might get bored. Non-applicable! The city itself will keep you awake, and its beauty will make you not even want to blink. Yes, we are sure you wouldn't want to miss out on anything.

Floating Amsterdam
Oudezijds Voorburgwal 30A
1012 GD Amsterdam