Discover ‘The Mayor’s Residence’ at Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam

Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam unveils The Mayor’s Residence, a private nine-bedroom palace with the services of the renowned five-star hotel.

Opening on 1 September 2020, this residence steeped in history, will cost €24,450 a night and comes complete with a dedicated team of staff including Butler, Housekeeper and Private Chef. Guests of The Mayor’s Residence will have exclusive use of the hotel’s multi award-winning* Guerlain Spa and unlimited spa treatments.

Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam overlooks the UNESCO-protected Herengracht Canal and is made up of six 17th residential palaces owned by the city ‘s richest individuals during the Golden Age of the Netherlands. The Mayor’s Residence was built in 1665 for Hendrik Hooft, one of the most prominent mayors of Amsterdam. Decorated by Hendrik’s wife Maria Hooft and then by the prominent De Wildts family in 1780, the palace retains many of its original Rococo features to this day and is an architectural masterpiece.

photo courtesy of ‘The Mayor’s Residence’ at Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam

The Mayor’s Residence is located next to the hotel, with its own private entrance. Guests will be greeted on arrival by their personal Team including a Butler, Private Chef, Guerlain Spa Therapist, Concierge and Housekeeper who will take care of their every need.

Set on three floors and spanning 944m2, the palace sleeps 15 guests in nine bedrooms and can accommodate all guests for private dining in the intimate dining area. The signature suite, formerly the Van Loon Suite, features sweeping city views, neo-Renaissance interiors and original architectural features, including a 17th-century spiral staircase.

With a €1,000 regular food and beverage credit and their own personal chef, guests have the freedom to order any food and beverage they want. Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam is also home to four restaurants and bars, including the two-star Michelin restaurant Spectrum. In the privacy of the house, guests will enjoy special dishes prepared by Chef Sidney Schutte and his team, with wine pairings chosen by the resident Sommelier.

photo courtesy of ‘The Mayor’s Residence’ at Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam

Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam’s multi award-winning spa can be accessed directly from The Mayor’s Residence. Guests can book unlimited treatments during their stay and use the spa alone to maintain their privacy, including three treatment rooms, an indoor pool, a sauna, a steam room and a relaxation space.

The Mayor’s Residence at Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam, situated in the heart of Amsterdam on the famous Gentleman’s Canal, blends timeless Dutch history with the legendary True Waldorf Operation. Guests can explore the area with VIP transport options, private museum tours, exclusive theatre tickets and many more private experiences all arranged via their personal concierge.

photo courtesy of ‘The Mayor’s Residence’ at Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam

Nightly rates for The Mayor’s Residence sleeping 15 start from €24,450, including daily breakfast, exclusive use of the spa, unlimited spa treatments and an additional €1,000 food and beverage daily credit. The Mayor’s Residence comes with a dedicated team including a butler, personal chef, spa therapist, concierge and housekeeper.  To book or learn more, visit or contact hotel reservations directly on +31 20 718 4600.

*The Guerlain Spa at Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam is four times consecutive ‘World Luxury Spa Award’ Winner and a nominee for the upcoming 2020 awards.


Rediscover Luxury. EAT LOVE SAVOR® Luxury is where Heritage Meets Modernity, covering the high-end of the elegant and refined lifestyle experience, educating about luxury, for those with discerning tastes. A foremost advocate of intelligent editorial, written by luxury experts. We are highly selective of the fine goods, services and experiences featured and share interesting and insightful stories and knowledge for your sophisticated lifestyle. Focused on connoisseurship, appreciation and timelessness we are putting humanity back into luxury, and educating for better understanding and inspiring the art of living well – with no advertising to interrupt you or purchase pressure. EAT LOVE SAVOR® is more than our name, its a MantraEAT LOVE SAVOR® is named on the Top 5 Luxury Magazines, and listed in the Top 10 Best Sites for Luxury.

EAT LOVE SAVOR Luxury Lifestyle