How to find us
Crystal Touch clinic is located in World Trade Centre — the heart of Rotterdam. You can always use www.9292.nl to find your way around the Netherlands using public transport.
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.
NH Atlanta Rotterdam is an Art Deco-style hotel, located steps away from the restaurants, nightlife and shopping district of Rotterdam. It is also just across the World Trade Center and nearby de Doelen conference center.
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 classic and comfortable hotel in the heart of Rotterdam. In just a couple of minutes walk from the hotel, you can find yourself in the area of restaurants and shopping district — Lijnbaan and 10 minutes away from the Central Station.
Enjoy the breakfast buffet, internet in the lobby, get help with tourist information and join the bar for a drink, cocktail or a chat.
Tel.: +31 (0)10 — 414 07 44
Fax: +31 (0)10 — 412 53 25
Address: Kruiskade 12, Rotterdam
Hilton Rotterdam hotel is situated in the center of Rotterdam, in the walking distance from World Trade Center, main shopping streets and the Central Station. Renovated in June 2013, the hotel has a modern and beautiful atmosphere.
Enjoy rooms with views over Rotterdam, eat in the urban and contemporary Stadshal Bar & Restaurant and relax at the Lobby Lounge bar.
Address: Weena 10, Rotterdam, 3012 CM, Netherlands
Manhattan Hotel — the inviting and elegant luxury hotel in the heart of Rotterdam. Just in front of the Central Station, it is a perfect location for traveling. It is also in the walking distance from World Trade Center.
Tel.: +31-10-430 2000
Fax: +31-10-430 2777
Address: Weena 686 Rotterdam 3012 CN Netherlands
Also located in the center of Rotterdam, Holiday Inn Express® Rotterdam — Central Station offers 214 stylish modern rooms. Wi-Fi and breakfast are included and you can always take some time off and relax at their lobby bar.
Tel.: 0800 023 2420
Address: Weena 121 Rotterdam, 3013 CK, Netherlands
At the location between World Trade Center and Central Station, you find Hotel One — elegant and personal hotel and 23 non-smoking rooms. Public transport is just outside of the hotel, making communication to any part of Rotterdam easy and convenient.
Tel.: +31 10 43 63 080
Address: Westersingel 1- 3014 GM Rotterdam- The Netherlands
The hotel is located close to the most visited art galleries in Rotterdam. In 10 minutes you can walk to World Trade Center. The hotel offers comfortable, clean rooms with private bathroom facilities, airconditioning and free WIFI.
Tel.: + 44 20 3769 5901
Address: Westblaak 67, 3012 KE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
If you want a unique experience of staying in the famous Cube Houses, then go for Stayokay. From the hostel you can walk to the markthall, where you can enjoy the wide variety of food. The World Trade Center is around 10-15 minutes away.
Every room has its own washing facilities. Bed linens are provided, but the towels are not (you can rent them at the hostel)
Tel.: +31 (0)10 436 57 63
Address: Overblaak 85-87, 3011 MH Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Personal service, minimalist design and great service is what you will find at Urban Residences. It offers 24 apartments and 54 studios, where you can work and relax. It is located just a few steps away from the World Trade Center in the B-Tower, an architectural gem of Rotterdam.
Tel.: +31 104143299
Address: Hennekijnstraat 104, 3012 EB, Rotterdam, Netherlands