HOTELS

For a pleasant stay in Amsterdam during the festival, IDFA recommends staying at one of the preferred hotels close to the festival venues. Bookings made via booking.com for any hotel in Amsterdam directly benefit the IDFA Bertha Fund.

Booking.com

IDFA is pleased to announce its partnership with Booking.com, offering the very best in online travel reservations. If you reserve with Booking.com via the link below, a portion of the proceeds will be donated to benefit the IDFA Bertha Fund. The Fund offers support to festivals and filmmakers in developing countries.

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Free accommodation

• IDFA guest services will only book hotels for filmmakers with a film in the 2014 program and special delegates.
• Filmmakers with a film in one of the competition programs and the Masters, Best of Fests and Panorama sections are offered three to four hotel nights by the festival. For filmmakers with films in other IDFA program sections the festival offers two to three nights. If your personal invitation states that IDFA will pay for your hotel, please contact our Guest Services. They will make your hotel reservation.
• IDFA does not offer accommodation to Dutch filmmakers with a film in the festival program.

Preferred Hotels

As a guest of IDFA, you may book your room at friendly rates at these preferred hotels. 

*** stars
NH City Centre 
Spuistraat 288-292
1012 VX Amsterdam
Standard room, single use
€115 per room per night, including breakfast
excluding City tax of 5,5% of the room rate per room, per night (included in the rate shown when booking)

  NH Tropen
Linnaeusstraat 2c
1092 CK Amsterdam
  Standard room, single use
€105 per room per night, including breakfast
excluding City tax of 5,5% of the room rate per room, per night (included in the rate shown when booking)
 

**** stars

NH Caransa
Rembrandtplein 19
1017 CT Amsterdam
Standard room, single use
€145 per room per night, including breakfast
excluding City tax of 5,5% of the room rate per room, per night (included in the rate shown when booking)

NH Carlton
Vijzelstraat 4
1017 HK Amsterdam
Standard room, single use
€145 per room per night, including breakfast
excluding City tax of 5,5% of the room rate per room, per night (included in the rate shown when booking)

NH Doelen
Nieuwe Doelenstraat 26
1012CP Amsterdam
Standard room, single use
€145 per room per night, including breakfast
excluding City tax of 5,5% of the room rate per room, per night (included in the rate shown when booking)

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