Experience in the 9 streets

Did you know that not many citizens (or locals) of Amsterdam know the exact names of all the popular 9 streets? Resulting in dialogues such as: ‘I discovered such a lovely shop the other day!’ ‘Where?’ Uuh, somewhere in the De 9 Straatjes.’ More

The ideal neighborhood to get to know Amsterdam in all its variety and richnesses

You won’t just find shops, restaurants and bars in De 9 Straatjes. There is so much more to discover in this versatile area. Along the main canals in De 9 Straatjes quarter, art was – and still is – practiced with a capital “A”. More

12 times diner in the nines!

De 9 Straatjes (9 little streets) are well known for the great possibilities for having diner. From modern to chic, jazzy and pure dutch! And from affordable menu till stylish diner! More

History and origin of De 9 Straatjes

De 9 Straatjes (The 9 Streets) is a collective name given to the nine cosy and picturesque shopping streets in the Unesco Heritage listed Amsterdam Canal Belt. These nine little streets run between Raadhuisstraat and Leidsestraat, just a few minutes walk from the Royal Palace at the Dam Square. This little district with its small monumental shops forms a charming neighborhood with a great, bustling atmosphere. More

5 x sleeping in The 9 Streets?

Staying at a hotel in De 9 Streets means staying in the world of Unesco listed heritage canal belt. 400 years Amsterdam canals = 400 years De 9 Straatjes, Amsterdams most exciting shopping area. All the main tourist attractions such as the Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh museum, the Hermitage and the Anne Frank House are within easy walking distance, along with the city’s top restaurants, hip cafes and entertainment. More

Vintage Heaven

February 2013

Vintage Heaven

Whether you want to shop vintage, get unique designer pieces, or scope out antique furniture, the Nine Streets has it all. More

Real Dutch cheese from the nines to 25 countries world wide?

The best cheese store in Amsterdam, located in de Runstraat, is also online! More

Free of tax

November 2012

Free of tax

Whether you’re shopping for business or pleasure, the 9 streets will make the most of your visit to Amsterdam. Full of authentic shops & free of tax! For example: More

Even after 400 years....

December 2011

Even after 400 years….

De 9 Straatjes is the collective name of the nine picturesque shopping streets; a few minutes walk from Dam Square. Between the Singel, Herengracht (Gentlemen’s Canal), Keizersgracht (Emperor’s Canal) and Prinsengracht (Princes’ Canal) you will not only find the most beautiful things, the yummiest lunches and dinners, but also: a beautiful view on the centuries-old Amsterdam canal belt. More