Hip places to host business meetings, creative workshops, and events in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a gold mine for unique, happening places to host your next business meeting. There is an ideal space for every event, big or small. We’ve compiled seven distinctive locations that are sure to boost your teams creativity and connection.


Breathtaking evening view from the Skylounge by Double Tree Hilton.

Pakhuis de Zwijger

Pakhuis de Zwijger provides a very cool and beautifully converted warehouse with fantastic views of both the city and the IJ. With six different rooms in one building it is excellent for seminars with breakout sessions. Featuring high speed internet, theater lighting and sound, panoramic projection with 9 screens in the main hall, extensive live stream options, a voting system or twitter wall: the possibilities are endless!

Offers 10+ options for small meetings or large events, with the capacity to house 10  to 3,000  people. Taets occupies three marvelous national monuments on the North  Sea  Canal,  it is definitely a must see location! Varying from small and intimate to  big and spectacular. Thanks to the versatility of the various buildings Taets can equip  its meeting rooms according to your wishes.


You can enjoy a ferry ride accross the IJ to reach this location. Pllek offers the concept of Balanced Business. This approach focuses on maintaining a healthy balance between mind, body and spirit. If you want to host an event at Pllek they will work with you to provide a custom made proposal that suits your needs and also encompasses a balanced, healthy way to host a challenging but exciting event.

 SkyLounge Amsterdam boasts a panoramic view of  Europe’s most energetic capital, 365 days a year.  Located  in the DoubleTree by Hilton next to Centraal  station, reservations can be made for groups of 20  people and above. From a business meeting to a  corporate  anniversary party, the SkyLounge  Amsterdam is the  location for an unique event at great height.

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Forget formal meetings. W Amsterdam offers 414m2 of space for all of your events with the latest equipment and creates an approachable modern space to meet in. This makes hosting business meetings a breeze, and special events spectacular. W Amsterdam is creative in approach and innovative in design and can host any event from conferences to galas.

 ‘New ideas often need old buildings’. Getting an important  message across, solving new challenges or sharing knowledge  asks for an  inspiring venue. From major events to the small-  scale, Westergasfabriek offers spaces that are perfect for any  sized group that wants to draw inspiration from this historic  and unique setting.

Located on the Prinsengracht in the heart of the city, this venue is all about meeting the needs of your business and provides an ideal location for an inspiring day with your team. They provide a space for up to 15 people and can give suggestions for enhancing the effectiveness of your meeting.

If you would like more information or ideas about where to host your upcoming events check out and Unique Venues of Amsterdam, which have compiled their own fantastic lists of venue ideas. Contact us with any comments, tips, or questions and if you visit any of these locations let us know what you think!