The Ambassade Group
The vision of owner Wouter Schopman is to offer a unique cultural meeting place for Amsterdam residents & visitors.
Based on this vision, all companies within the Ambassade Group aspire to offer their visitors inspiration and well-being. Art and culture, combined with providing physical & mental well-being, form the heart of the Ambassade Group.
The Ambassade Hotel offers you the ideal base to explore the wonderful atmosphere of Amsterdam’s famous canal district.
Experience the charm of our family-run boutique hotel, offering 56 rooms & suites, all uniquely decorated and divided over fifteen historic canal houses.
Enjoy our French cuisine with a modern twist in our stylish Brasserie decorated with unique CoBrA-artworks, or visit our terrace alongside the Herengracht canal.
Or have a drink at the Library Bar, where you will find a unique collection of more than 5000 books, all signed by authors who have stayed at the Ambassade Hotel. We serve classic cocktails, a selection of the best beers and delicious cappuccinos.
Samsara Publishing House
Samsara, founded in 2003, was one of the first Dutch publishing houses fully dedicated to publishing books on non- duality.
Since 2015, Samsara also publishes meaningful books in a wide range of genres, including psychology, art, philosophy, natural health, parenting, and books for children.
Samsara Books & Art
Visit our book- and art store in shopping area “The Nine Streets”, located just around the corner of the Ambassade Hotel.
Samsara Books & Art is a place to come together and to get inspired by meaningful books, unique artworks & special gifts.
Visit the shop at Oude Spiegelstraat 7 in Amsterdam or shop online.
Koan Float is our unique wellness centre located just a few metres away on the Herengracht. Reduced rates apply to our hotel guests.
A float session will give you a feeling of weightlessness, like floating in the Dead Sea. A unique experience providing deep relaxation, stress reduction, and many other health benefits for body & mind.
We offer you a choice of fifteen types of professional massages including classic relaxation, shiatsu, hot stone, and pregnancy massage.
Koan Float Technologies
Koan Float designs the special floatation cabins through Koan Float Technologies. We supply floatation cabins all over Europe, for floating centres, hotels, wellness centres, gyms, swimming pools and hospitals.
Every month the Ambassade Hotel organises the ‘Literaire Salon’ in the Wolvecamp Lounge. A journalist or writer enters into a dialogue with an author about a new book, oeuvre or (current) theme. At the end of the interview there is room for the audience to ask questions.
The sessions are recorded for online listeners.
Twice a year the ‘Muzikale Salon’ takes place, where talented young musicians perform. Futhermore, since 2017, the Ambassade Hotel is one of the main sponsors of the renowned Dutch string orchestra ‘Amsterdam Sinfonietta’.
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