Hot Hotel Pick: Zoku Amsterdam
Located along the Weesperstraat is the newest hotel, Zoku Amsterdam, to grace the capital city.
Zoku, Japanese for tribe and family, is redefining the hotel model with its work home/office hybrid design. The beautifully created rooms boast generous kitchen space, a study/work area, a comfy bed as well as fun social spaces.
The social spaces, open to all guests are very welcoming and has a lively bar area serving a wide range of drinks. There is also a living room and a living kitchen serving breakfast and dinner, communal working spaces ideal for business travellers and green spaces.
After checking-in jump on one of the canal cruises to explore the city like a local. Weesperstraat has some of the best pizzerias in Amsterdam; with award-winning Pinsa’s leading the way. Not only does the restaurant serve gluten-free pizzas but they also offer cooking courses. Better yet, grab a pizza to go and enjoy in the comfort of your hotel room – there is a kitchen in your room after all!
Prices start from €135 based on two sharing a standard room for a night. To book visit: www.livezoku.com
Stena Line offers twice-daily, seven hour return crossings between Harwich and the Hook of Holland. Fares start from £49 one way for an adult and car. www.stenaline.co.uk/ferry-to-holland.
To make a booking visit www.stenaline.co.uk or call Stena Line on 08447 70 70 70