Directions from Schiphol airport
1. Take a train to Rotterdam Centraal. At the airport, you have to go to the arrival section, following the sign to the train. The trains are located in the -1st floor. You can purchase train tickets at the arrival section of the airport either at the automatic machines or at the ticket counter. You can find train schedules and corresponding platform numbers at www.ns.nl
Directions from Eindhoven airport
1. Take a bus to Eindhoven train station. You can take bus 145, 400 or 401 from Airport Bus stop to Eindhoven train station. At the airport, look for signs leading towards buses to find the bus stop.
2. Take a train to Rotterdam Centraal. Usually from Eindhoven you can reach Rotterdam by taking the train that goes to Den Haag Centraal. Be sure to check the trains at the station or use www.ns.nl to check the schedules and platforms.
Directions from Rotterdam Centraal
There are a couple of options to reach us from Rotterdam Centraal Station.
Tram. One of the easiest ways to get to our clinic is to take trams 8 (Spangen), 12 (Stadion Feyenoord), 21 (De Esch), 23 (Beverwaard), 24 (De Esch) and 25 (Carnisselande) from the Central Station and get off at the stop Beurs. From there you will see a tall glass building - WTC. It is a 2-3 minute walk from the stop to the building. You can buy tram tickets directly in the tram.
Taxi. There are plenty of taxis waiting outside the station. You can take a taxi to World Trade Center. It is around 5 minutes drive and would cost you around €15.
If you come by car, there are two parking facilities available right next to the clinic.
One is Q-Park at Aert van Nesstraat 16, 3012 CA Rotterdam and another one, Parkgaarde WTC-V&D is just next to it at Leeuwenstraat 2, 3011 AL Rotterdam.
Do you need another reason to visit our clinic in Rotterdam besides the possibility to bring back your smile? Rotterdam has plenty of reasons to offer! When you visit us, take some time to relax and enjoy the beautiful city or take a train ride and find yourself in Amsterdam, The Hague, Utrecht, historical Maastricht or other cities and town of The Netherlands.
Here is a little list of places in and around Rotterdam that are worth a visit.
The location of the clinic makes most central places of Rotterdam accessible by foot (or with a short ride in a bus, tram or metro).
Most popular tourist attractions
If you wish to know the most popular places to visit in Rotterdam and have a good advice on where to eat, take a look at Rotterdam Info.
On the website you will find all the information you might need, including up to date happenings in Rotterdam. Keep an eye on the tourist information for your help with getting around and knowing the essentials.
And if you are interested in shopping, the biggest shopping street of Rotterdam is just outside our office, you won't miss it!
We suggest to not leave Rotterdam without visiting the following places:
- De Markthal - an architectural sight and a place with great food!
- Euromast - to see the whole of Rotterdam
- Kunsthal and De Boijmans - the two most popular art galleries
- Erasmus bridge - the iconic bridge of Rotterdam
- Cube houses - definitely a unique spot
- Kinderdijk village - the home of famous Dutch windmills
"The story of the city, the bombardment and reconstruction, and the drive to innovate that locals still use today to shape their city all make Rotterdam a fascinating place to visit. Everything seems possible here, and there's so much left to explore. Is Rotterdam a must-see city? Absolutely!" - Rotterdam.info
Useful links for visiting Rotterdam:
- www.rotterdam.info - everything you need to know about Rotterdam and places to see
- www.planetware.com - 12 great places to see in Rotterdam
- www.9292.nl - public transportation guide for the Netherlands
- www.ns.nl - train guide for getting around different cities in the Netherlands
- www.pathe.nl - most popular cinema place in The Netherlands
Hidden gems of Rotterdam
As you stroll around, try not to miss these great spots and places.
Delfshaven - a historic area of Rotterdam, showing the city as it was before the bombing. Have a stroll around this area to see beautiful streets with iconic Dutch buildings. Have a coffee or tea at a cafe or settle down for a beer at one of the great bars.
Willemskade and Westerkade - as you leave the Euromast or its park, follow these two streets along the Maas river towards the Erasmus bridge to have a beautiful view around. See the busy river life, enjoy the view on the architecture around and visit some good restaurants and bars available nearby. On the way you will find the Wereldmuseum.
Hotels in Rotterdam
Here is the list of hotels we suggest. They are all located within the walking distance of the clinic and major lines of public transport.
"The Art Deco-style NH Atlanta Rotterdam hotel is right at the heart of the city, just steps away from shops, restaurants and nightlife. And for business travellers, there are conference centers very close to hand.
• less than 5 minutes’ walk to Stadhuisplein, a bustling square with al fresco restaurants and late-night bars
• minutes from Lijnbaan, the main, pedestrianized shopping street
• across from the World Trade Center and an easy walk from de Doelen conference center"
- NH Atlanta Rotterdam
Reservations: +31 (0)20 79 56 088
Tel.: +31 10 206 7800
Address: Coolsingel/Aert van Nesstraat, 4 3012CA Rotterdam - The Netherlands
"Grand Hotel Central is a cosy and classic accommodation in the heart of lively Rotterdam. Located within a 3 minutes’ walk of the popular shopping streets Lijnbaan, Stadhuisplein, and the local casino and cinema complex. Rotterdam Central Station is a 10-minute walk away.
The Grand Hotel Central offers bright rooms with a private bathroom.
Start each day with a rich breakfast buffet which includes a wide variety of delicious choices. Guests can make use of the free internet access in the lobby and ask for tourist information at the reception. The bar provides a warm atmosphere for a drink, a cocktail or a chat."
- Grand Hotel Central
Tel.: +31 (0)10 - 414 07 44
Fax: +31 (0)10 - 412 53 25
Address: Kruiskade 12, Rotterdam
"Stay at the Hilton Rotterdam hotel, renovated in June of 2013, within walking distance of Rotterdam’s major conference locations, central railway station and shopping areas. Located in the heart of the business district and only three blocks from the World Trade Center, the Hilton Rotterdam hotel is 15 minutes by car from Rotterdam The Hague Airport.
Meet, lunch and dine in the urban and contemporary Stadshal Bar & Restaurant, or simply relax with a cup of coffee in the Lobby Lounge bar. Enjoy your stay in one of our spacious new guest rooms offering city views over Rotterdam. Upgrade to a completely refurbished suite for even more space with a separate seating or living area and access to the Executive Lounge offering complimentary breakfast, drinks and bites. Work away from home at the business center and re-energize at the 24-hour fitness center with modern equipment."
- Hilton Rotterdam
Address: Weena 10, Rotterdam, 3012 CM, Netherlands
"Holiday Inn Express® Rotterdam - Central Station offers 214 stylish modern rooms in the buzzing port city of Rotterdam. The hotel is a five-minute walk from Rotterdam Central Station and less than 10 minutes from the Meent and Koopgoot shopping areas. Wi-Fi and breakfast are included, and you can mingle over a Dutch beer in the stylish lobby bar."
- Holidat Inn Express Rotterdam
"Inviting and elegant at the heart of Rotterdam. Welcome to the Manhattan Hotel! The leading hotel in Rotterdam. The central location, opposite Rotterdam Central Station, makes the Manhattan Hotel your ideal starting point for experiencing this vibrant city. Our passionate and experienced team guarantees you a carefree stay. With honest and personal service we make the difference.Our 230 rooms and suites are all furnished in modern style with spacious floor areas. The central location in the inner city and the mix of multinationals, local enterprise and residences combine to make Rotterdam Central District an energizing entrance to the city. A unique meeting point between Rotterdam and Europe."
Tel.: +31-10-430 2000
Fax: +31-10-430 2777
Address: Weena 686 Rotterdam 3012 CN Netherlands
"Hotel One is an elegant and personal hotel with 23 non-smoking rooms. We are ideally located in the city center of Rotterdam and at 400 meters distance you will find the renewed Central Station from where you can travel by train within the Netherlands and within Europe. In addition, the tram stop Kruisplein is located in front of the hotel. The city center is also located within a few minutes walking distance, where you can enjoy shopping, culture, and entertainment. Several sights, museums, and theaters in vicinity of the hotel are: Lijnbaan, Coolsingel, Markthal, Koopgoot, Oude and Nieuwe Binnenweg, World Trade Center, Rotterdamse Schouwburg, De Doelen, Het Oude Luxor Theater, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen and Holland Casino. Because of its central location, Hotel One is perfectly suitable for both business and leisure travelers."
- Hotel One Rotterdam
Tel.: +31 10 43 63 080
Address: Westersingel 1- 3014 GM Rotterdam- The Netherlands
"easyHotel Rotterdam is located in the heart of Rotterdam. The hotel offers comfortable, clean rooms with private bathroom facilities, airconditioning and free WIFI and is a perfect choice for tourists as well as smart business travellers.
The hotel is an ideal starting point to explore Rotterdam. The Museumpark, which houses the museums Boijmans van Beuningen, the Kunsthal and the Dutch Architectural Institute are just a stroll away. The shopping areas of Blaak, Lijnbaan and Koopgoot can be found on the doorstep, while the Old Harbour with its terraces is only 1.1 km. Numerous cafés, bars and restaurants are located in the Witte de Withstraat, a 2-minute walk away.
Rotterdam Central Train Station is only a 10 minutes' walk from the hotel, where numerous trams and subway’s leave for attractions. The subway station Beurs is at just 300 meter distance and connects to all the subway lines of the city. "
Tel.: + 44 20 3769 5901
Address: Westblaak 67, 3012 KE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
"The hostel is located in the centre of Rotterdam in the striking Cube Houses. The houses are located close to the Oude Haven, a historic area of the city bristling with bars, restaurants and cafés.
Every room has its own washing facilities and the hostel will be fitted with state-of-the-art facilities. The hostel is particularly suitable for groups staying several nights, but also for meetings & workshops.
You will be given bed linen upon arrival to make your own bed. Towels are not included. These can be rented at the hostel."
- Stayokay Rotterdam
Tel.: +31 (0)10 436 57 63
Address: Overblaak 85-87, 3011 MH Rotterdam, The Netherlands
"Urban Residences is the temporary home of your dreams featuring minimalist design, unparalleled comfort and personal service. The 24 apartments and 54 studios are housed in the B-Tower, a progressive architectural gem of 19 storys in the heart of Rotterdam. It's a place where business travellers can work in peace and quiet and also take some time out to relax."
- Urban Residences
Tel.: +31 104143299
Address: Hennekijnstraat 104, 3012 EB, Rotterdam, Netherlands