VENUE & HOSPITALITY
VENUE & HOSPITALITY
2nd International Conference on Obesity and Weight Loss held during October 15-17, 2018 at Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Ramada Apollo Amsterdam Centre
Staalmeesterslaan 410, 1057 PH Amsterdam, Netherlands
Phone: +31 20 207 00 00
About the Venue:
Ramada Apollo Amsterdam Centre is situated on: Staalmeesterslaan 410, 1057 PH Amsterdam. Ramada Apollo Amsterdam Centre is located 12.5 km from Schiphol Amsterdam Airport. From airport to hotel it will take 13-17 mins via A4.
The hotel is located right next to the Rembrandtpark and the A10 ring road. If you are using public transport, this will take you from the hotel to the centre of Amsterdam in just 15 minutes. The shuttle bus will take you to Schiphol Airport in 20 minutes.
Overlooking leafy Rembrandtpark, this modern high-rise hotel is 4 km from the Rijksmuseum art gallery and the Anne Frank House.
BY CAR FROM THE A10 (AMSTERDAM RING ROAD)
Take exit s105 going to Geuzenveld/Slotermeer/De Baarsjes
Turn left onto the Jan van Galenstraat/s105
Turn left again onto the Jan van Tooropstraat
Take the third exit on the roundabout bringing you onto the Jan Evertsenstraat
Turn right onto the Staalmeesterslaan
After 300 metres, you will find the hotel on your right
You can park your car quickly and easily in the car park at our hotel.
You can park your car for the first three hours for free. Then parking costs € 19.50 per day.
BY PUBLIC TRANSPORT FROM AMSTERDAM CENTRAL STATION
Take tram 13 going to Geuzenveld.
Get off after approximately 20 minutes at tram stop Admiraal Helfrichstraat. You will see the hotel from this tram stop. Walk to the hotel via the Staalmeesterslaan in 2 minutes.
Park your car under the hotel in our own car park. For €2,40 per hour and a maximum daily charge of € 19.50, your car is safe and dry during an overnight stay at the hotel, while you explore the city.
SCHIPHOL SHUTTLE SERVICE
You finally arrived at Schiphol Airport. Then simply use the free shuttle service to the hotel, which will bring you to the hotel within 15 minutes.
You can use the shuttle service free of charge from Schiphol Airport (depending on availability). When you travel from the hotel to Schiphol Airport, you can use the shuttle service which will cost € 7,50 (advance reservation is required).
Amsterdam is the Netherlands’ capital, known for its artistic heritage, elaborate canal system and narrow houses with gabled facades, legacies of the city’s 17th-century Golden Age. It has a population of about 851,373 within the city proper, and 1,351,587 in the urban area and 2,410,960 in the Amsterdam metropolitan area.
There are two universities in Amsterdam and over 200 primary schools in Amsterdam. The biggest high school in Amsterdam is the Montessori Lyceum Amsterdam. Many schools, are based on religion. with the influx of Muslim immigrants there is a rise in Islamic schools number. Jewish schools can be found in southern suburbs of the Amsterdam.
The metropolitan area comprises much of the northern part of the Randstad, one of the larger conurbations in Europe, with a population of approximately 7 million. Amsterdam’s the name derives from Amstelredamme the city’s origin as a dam of the river Amstel. Originating as a small fishing village in the late 12th century, Amsterdam became one of the most important ports in the world during the Dutch Golden Age a result of its innovative developments in trade. During that time, the city was the leading centre for finance and diamonds and in the 19th and 20th centuries the city expanded, and many new neighbourhoods and suburbs were planned and built.
Its Museum District houses works by Rembrandt and Vermeer at the Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum and modern art at the Stedelijk. Cycling is key to the city’s character, and there are 400km of cycle paths.
The city has the highest museum density in the world and is home to cultural highlights, such as the Van Gogh Museum, Anne Frank House, Hermitage Amsterdam and the Rijksmuseum with Rembrandt’s world-famous Nightwatch. Other well known places of interest in Amsterdam are the Palace on the Dam, the Artis Zoo, Jewish Historical Museum and the Rembrandt House.
Take a canal tour of Amsterdam and discover the historical canal district which was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2011. The best way to get around Amsterdam is on a bike. You won’t become any more local than by cycling around Amsterdam
Attractions & Landmarks
Fairytale-themed amusement park
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum
Science Center NEMO
Rembrandt House Museum
Madame Tussauds Amsterdam