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Start the year 2024 the right way at Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam, offering five-star luxury in a unique historical ambiance. Enjoy Legendary Services, experience exceptional gastronomic quality at restaurant Bridges or discover the pure taste of the Mediterranean at Oriole Garden Bistro. The Sofitel SPA offers a real escape from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Located between two historical canals in the heart of the city, The Grand boasts a rich history. From a 15thcentury convent to royal lodgings to Dutch admiralty headquarters to the city hall of Amsterdam. The Grand offers five-star luxury in a unique ‘Amsterdam’ ambience, furnished with French elegance and grandeur. All 178 rooms, including 52 suites with Butler Service offer a harmonious blend of traditional and contemporary French design, including Dutch style elements.

Luxury is not merely a case of material comfort, it also encompasses the human factor; ‘savoir-faire’ and ‘savoirêtre’ (expertise and etiquette). The Ambassadors of The Grand are truly passionate about their profession, and they bring a ray of sunshine to everyday life and place their considerable talents at the Legendary service of their guests. Butler Service is provided to guests staying in one of the spacious suites. The passionate butlers offer exclusive services, such as preparing the suite according to the wishes of the guest, personalised rooming, (un) packing of suitcases, and presenting pillow menus and bath rituals. The butler provides a unique and direct line between the guest and the hotel services offered.

Experience exceptional gastronomic quality in the accessible atmosphere of restaurant Bridges and enjoy the exquisite cuisine, inviting service and conviviality of team Bridges in the heart of Amsterdam. Executive Chef Raoul Meuwese describes his dishes as “classic and traditional French, with international influences and a local touch.” He prefers to work with fish and local products which are sustainably grown or caught and based on these products he creates dishes according to the season. A unique feature of Bridges is the Chef’s Table in the heart of the kitchen, where guests can experience the magic of the kitchen brigade up close. For private events, Bridges also provides a private dining area to enjoy an intimate dinner in the comfort of your own private space.

Oriole Garden Bistro breaths the feeling of a Mediterranean garden, with its lush greenery that brings the beautiful outside garden indoors. The bright golden Oriole bird invites everyone to feel free and enjoy the very best of the Mediterranean. Discover the pure flavours of the seasonal menu, prepared by our passionate Chefs and served with a smile.

The Sofitel SPA is a real escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. Therapies and treatments from around the world meet the refinement and skills of the latest trends in French cosmetology to create an exhilarating, uplifting and rejuvenating spa experience. Designed over two floors, Sofitel SPA offers a range of services including two treatment rooms, a hammam, sauna, heated in-door swimming pool and relaxation room.

Welcome 2024 with the ultimate relaxation and Rejuvenate, the French Way at The Grand. Take care of your wellbeing and rejoice in the sumptuous luxury of your room or suite. You’ll go home feeling lighter, fitter and renewed for the new year.

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