Best islands in Amsterdam

Check out the top islands in Amsterdam, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Kalverstraat
1. Kalverstraat
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122 local reviews
Kalverstraat, Amsterdam
Route
Petra & Robert
Kalverstraat is one of the busiest and the most famous shopping street in the Netherlands. You will find here …
Anoes & Remy
This is the main street for shopping. Here you will find the famous brands like Zara, H&M, Only, River Island,…
Misja
This street provides all the basic shops like Zara, H&M, River Island, etc. You will notice this is one long s…
1. Kalverstraat
1. Kalverstraat
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122 local reviews
Kalverstraat, Amsterdam
Petra & Robert
Petra & Robert
Kalverstraat is one of the busiest and the most famous shopping street in the Netherlands. You will find here all the mainstream brands like…
Anoes & Remy
Anoes & Remy
This is the main street for shopping. Here you will find the famous brands like Zara, H&M, Only, River Island, Topshop, Urban Outfitters, Di…
Misja
Misja
This street provides all the basic shops like Zara, H&M, River Island, etc. You will notice this is one long street that continues from De D…
2. Prinseneiland
2. Prinseneiland
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8 local reviews
Prinseneiland, Amsterdam
Route
Eelco
This island, initially Middle Island, permitted under the (first three) Princes of Orange Prinseneiland be cal…
Jasper
This is one of the most wanted areas to live. Really nice with the old houses, houseboats etc. Very nice to ch…
Eelco
This island, initially Middle Island, permitted under the (first three) Princes of Orange Prinseneiland be cal…
2. Prinseneiland
2. Prinseneiland
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8 local reviews
Prinseneiland, Amsterdam
Eelco
Eelco
This island, initially Middle Island, permitted under the (first three) Princes of Orange Prinseneiland be called. It is surrounded by the P…
Jasper
Jasper
This is one of the most wanted areas to live. Really nice with the old houses, houseboats etc. Very nice to check out! (The island can be se…
Eelco
Eelco
This island, initially Middle Island, permitted under the (first three) Princes of Orange Prinseneiland be called. It is surrounded by the P…
3. Sarphatipark
3. Sarphatipark
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174 local reviews
Sarphatipark, Amsterdam
020 624 1111
Establishment
Quintus
Of course you can't mis the park which is a 100 meters down the street. With the beautiful statue of Mister Sa…
Stevie
Of course you can't mis the park which is a 100 meters down the street. With the beautiful statue of Mister Sa…
Thijs
Named after the Jewish doctor and philanthropist Samuel Sarphati (1813-1866) whose marvelous 19th century monu…
3. Sarphatipark
3. Sarphatipark
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174 local reviews
Sarphatipark, Amsterdam
020 624 1111
Quintus
Quintus
Of course you can't mis the park which is a 100 meters down the street. With the beautiful statue of Mister Sarphaat, the birds island, the …
Stevie
Stevie
Of course you can't mis the park which is a 100 meters down the street. With the beautiful statue of Mister Sarphaat, the birds island, the …
Thijs
Thijs
Named after the Jewish doctor and philanthropist Samuel Sarphati (1813-1866) whose marvelous 19th century monument dominates the park, this …
4. Marken
4. Marken
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16 local reviews
Marken, Marken
LocalityPolitical
Jona
Beautiful tradional houses on a small island. You can take the bus or if you like, it is also nice to go bikin…
Evy
Marken Few places are as unashamedly picturesque as the village of Marken, and thus, its location, a peninsula…
Mark
In 1957 Marken was an Island in the Gouwzee. In 1991 Marken belongs to the munacipality waterland in the dutch…
4. Marken
4. Marken
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16 local reviews
Marken, Marken
Jona
Jona
Beautiful tradional houses on a small island. You can take the bus or if you like, it is also nice to go biking from our house; halfway a fe…
Evy
Evy
Marken Few places are as unashamedly picturesque as the village of Marken, and thus, its location, a peninsular stretching onto the IJsselme…
Mark
Mark
In 1957 Marken was an Island in the Gouwzee. In 1991 Marken belongs to the munacipality waterland in the dutch province of Northern Holland…
5. Centraal Station
5. Centraal Station
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496 local reviews
Centraal Station, Amsterdam
Bus stationTransit station
Evy
Amsterdam Central Station Located in the center of the city, Amsterdam Central Station is the largest railway …
Peter
The place where trains, busses, trams, ferries and bicycles converge. Designed by Kuiper, the 19th century arc…
Siete
Amsterdam Central Station is where the adventure starts for many tourists that visit the city. This beautiful …
5. Centraal Station
5. Centraal Station
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496 local reviews
Centraal Station, Amsterdam
Evy
Evy
Amsterdam Central Station Located in the center of the city, Amsterdam Central Station is the largest railway station in the Netherlands, as…
Peter
Peter
The place where trains, busses, trams, ferries and bicycles converge. Designed by Kuiper, the 19th century architect who also designed the R…
Siete
Siete
Amsterdam Central Station is where the adventure starts for many tourists that visit the city. This beautiful building was built between 188…
6. REM eiland Restaurant
6. REM eiland Restaurant
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36 local reviews
45-2 Haparandadam, Amsterdam
Closing soon
020 688 5501
Establishment
Reinout
Spectacular restaurant in an old floating television broadcasting island with great views over the harbor and …
Alëna
REM Island - former pirate broadcasting home of Radio & TV Noordzee is a pretty cool restaurant today.
Adrien
A restaurant & cafés in a renewed and historical oilplatform. Splendid vieuw on the port of Amsterdam, the Ij,…
6. REM eiland Restaurant
6. REM eiland Restaurant
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36 local reviews
45-2 Haparandadam, Amsterdam
Closing soon
020 688 5501
Reinout
Reinout
Spectacular restaurant in an old floating television broadcasting island with great views over the harbor and the city!!
Alëna
Alëna
REM Island - former pirate broadcasting home of Radio & TV Noordzee is a pretty cool restaurant today.
Adrien
Adrien
A restaurant & cafés in a renewed and historical oilplatform. Splendid vieuw on the port of Amsterdam, the Ij, and the city.
7. Pllek NDSM
7. Pllek NDSM
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229 local reviews
61 Tt. Neveritaweg, Amsterdam
Open now
020 290 0020
CafeRestaurantFood
Bernice
Take a free ferry to NDSM island (one leaves from Central Station, one from Westerdok) to this funky place wit…
Manon
Pllek is openminded, not connected, surprisingly, warm and creative, focusing on conscious living and sustain…
Wendie And Hans
Free canal tour if you take the NDSM-ferry behind Central Station. Once there 'Plek' is a great venue !
7. Pllek NDSM
7. Pllek NDSM
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229 local reviews
61 Tt. Neveritaweg, Amsterdam
Open now
020 290 0020
Bernice
Bernice
Take a free ferry to NDSM island (one leaves from Central Station, one from Westerdok) to this funky place with good food on the waterfront…
Manon
Manon
Pllek is openminded, not connected, surprisingly, warm and creative, focusing on conscious living and sustainability. The food is mostly or…
Wendie And Hans
Wendie And Hans
Free canal tour if you take the NDSM-ferry behind Central Station. Once there 'Plek' is a great venue !
8. Pampus
8. Pampus
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5 local reviews
Pampus
Natural featureEstablishment
Ingrid
Take the boat to island Pampus and enjoy the history, adventure and nature.
Ben
Fortress island, part of the Waterlinie
Ghislaine
Old fortress on island. Small ferry can take you there.
8. Pampus
8. Pampus
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5 local reviews
Pampus
Ingrid
Ingrid
Take the boat to island Pampus and enjoy the history, adventure and nature.
Ben
Ben
Fortress island, part of the Waterlinie
Ghislaine
Ghislaine
Old fortress on island. Small ferry can take you there.
9. Vuurtoreneiland
9. Vuurtoreneiland
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9 local reviews
Vuurtoreneiland
Natural featureEstablishment
Judith
Ok... so far I didn't go here. BUT.... if you want a really special night with your gf/bf/normal friend/you..…
Nanja
Vuurtoreneiland is an experience. If you are able to get a reservation (book a few months ahead or check their…
Annabelle
Beautiful bike ride or take the car to the 'Lighthouse Island' for stunning views and a good breather.
9. Vuurtoreneiland
9. Vuurtoreneiland
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9 local reviews
Vuurtoreneiland
Judith
Judith
Ok... so far I didn't go here. BUT.... if you want a really special night with your gf/bf/normal friend/you... go here! You can dine on this…
Nanja
Nanja
Vuurtoreneiland is an experience. If you are able to get a reservation (book a few months ahead or check their Facebook for last minute offe…
Annabelle
Annabelle
Beautiful bike ride or take the car to the 'Lighthouse Island' for stunning views and a good breather.