In the Dutch capital Amsterdam, spring is celebrated with the exclusive Amsterdam Tulip Festival. Throughout April, 85 different locations in and around Amsterdam will be ablaze with color, thanks to the countless tulips. The city center, gardens of museums and hotels, and various neighborhoods provide the perfect backdrop for this colorful celebration.
The exclusive Conservatory Orange Tulip
Luxury guests can look forward to a special tulip variety: the Conservatory Orange Tulip. This exclusive variety was specially bred for the prestigious luxury hotel Conservatorium and reflects its colors. Surrounded by cultural highlights such as the Van Gogh Museum, Concertgebouw, Rijksmuseum and Vondelpark, the hotel offers the perfect view of the hustle and bustle.
The living room of Amsterdam
In the glass courtyard of the open lobby, also known as Amsterdam’s living room, travelers can admire the double-flowered, orange-red Conservatorium Orange Tulip while enjoying a light lunch in the brasserie. This magnificent tulip was grown especially for the fifth anniversary of the hotel.
Breathtaking views from the Signature Suites
The hotel’s luxurious Signature Suites, such as the “Concert Suite” and the three-story “I love Amsterdam Suite,” offer unparalleled 360-degree views of the city’s colorful sea of tulips.
Exclusive experiences at the Grand Hotel
From March 23 to May 14, the Grand Hotel offers special experiences:
- Hand picking a bouquet of flowers in one of the large tulip gardens
- Helicopter flight to the Dutch coast and flower fields
- Spa treatments with the aromas of the onion flower
The magnificent gardens around the hotel
Guests of the Conservatorium Hotel do not have to go far to explore the stunning gardens. Just a few minutes away is the Rijksmuseum, decorated with red and white striped and mottled tulips, the dark red “Merlot” and the double white “Carnaval de Nice” tulip. Early blooming tulips such as “Love Song” and “Johann Strauss ” can be found on the west side, while the orange “Amazing Parrot” and the lily-flowering “Purple Heart” can be admired on the Stadhouderskade.
Day trip to Keukenhof
For an unforgettable experience, guests should visit the Keukenhof Tulip Garden, which is open from March 23 to May 14, 2023. Every year in the fall, over seven million bulbs are planted here by hand to unfold an impressive color spectacle in the spring. Keukenhof is home to over 800 different species of tulips, attracting travelers from all over the world every year who want to experience this unique event up close.