Haarlem is definitely worth a visit! Take a day trip, explore the historical churches, discover the Haarlem canals from the water, and enjoy on one of the many terraces!

Museums in Haarlem

In the city, there are several museums to explore, including the Teylers Museum, the Frans Hals Museum, and Het Dolhuys. Discover the wonders of art, science, and history in these remarkable museums. Learn more about the museums in Haarlem.


In the mood for a theater performance or an evening filled with music? Then you can visit the Toneelschuur for contemporary theater productions, dance performances, and various art-house films. Additionally, located in the center of the city is the Philharmonie, the concert hall of Haarlem. This concert hall offers a diverse program of music genres and art forms. Haarlem also houses the Stadsschouwburg, a premier theater full of dance, theater, and cabaret.

Shopping and nightlife

Haarlem also offers a wide variety of shops and entertainment options. Shop for clothing in one of the many charming boutiques, explore for unique home accessories and artisanal products. Don't forget to visit one of the cafes and nightclubs, theaters, cinemas, and bowling alleys. 

Public transport

NS Station Sassenheim is a 10-minute walk from our hotel. From here, you can take the sprinter train to NS Station Leiden Centraal. Then, transfer to the intercity train to NS Station Haarlem. For current travel times, you can consult the NS website. From NS Station Haarlem, you can walk to the city center in approximately 10 minutes, where many restaurants and shops are located.

If you have limited mobility, you can also take the bus. For current bus times, you can use the HTM website. The best bus stop to get off is Bushalte Haarlem Centrum/Verwulft.


The beautiful Haarlem is only a 30-minute drive from our hotel. It is best to park your car in the De Appelaar Parking Garage or the Raaks Parking Garage. Both parking garages are within walking distance of the city center.

Bike rental

Want to explore the city of Haarlem by bike? Then you can rent a bike at rental points such as Rent a Bike Haarlem, Bike Tours Haarlem, and Green Bikes.

Would you rather start your bike route from the hotel? Then reserve your bike at the reception of our hotel and hop on one of our top-quality e-bikes or regular bikes.

Excited about this remarkable city? Book a package and combine a visit to Haarlem with an overnight stay at our hotel!

Learn more about the city of Haarlem.