Reviewed by 281 guests
The staff are charming, the room spacious and comfortable and luxurious. The hotel lobby area and bars and restos are inviting and modern and just lovely. I never wanted to leave
Van der Valk Hotel Sassenheim-Leiden is a luxury 4-star hotel along the A44 motorway towards Leiden and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. The hotel lies in the heart of the Dutch bulb region and is perfect for day trips to Leiden, Amsterdam, The Hague and the beaches of Katwijk and Noordwijk. Sassenheim railway station is just a 10-minute walk away, and you'll be in the heart of Amsterdam within 30 minutes. The beaches of Noordwijk and Katwijk are a 15-minute drive away. Relish the fresh sea breeze, the sound of lapping waves and the salty sea air.
You shall want for nothing at this hotel. The hotel has 157 modern rooms, including 6 luxurious themed suites. Relax and enjoy pure indulgence in the sauna or a workout in the gym. Both are free for hotel guests. In Jack’s Casino, near the hotel, thrill seekers can venture a bet on one of the gambling machines, and enjoy free admission, drinks, snacks and entertainment. For some culinary pleasure, you can visit one of the hotel's three attractive restaurants. The hotel offers ample free parking and free 24/7 WiFi.Surroundings
There is plenty to experience in the surroundings of Van der Valk Hotel Sassenheim-Leiden! Take a trip to the historical city of Leiden, only a 30-minute bike ride away. Stroll along its old canals and past characteristic buildings. Visit one of Leiden's many museums, lovely terraces, cosy pubs or restaurants. The hotel lies in the middle of the Dutch bulb region, which is transformed into a sea of colour during the flowering season (from mid-March until mid-May). Bikes and E-bikes are available to hire at the hotel. New cycling routes are mapped out for each season which will lead you to the most scenic places. Explore the bulb region or cycle past the Kagerplassen lakes. The Keukenhof - just a 15-minute drive from the hotel - is open from mid-March until mid-May, and is an absolute must-see!Food and Drink
An extensive breakfast buffet is available every day! On Monday to Friday, breakfast is served from 06:30 until 10:30, and on Saturday and Sunday from 07:00 until 10:30. The breakfast buffet offers a selection of freshly baked breads, eggs, bacon, sweets, fruit and juices.
In restaurant Nest you can enjoy the most delicious, organic regional dishes, prepared by experienced chefs. Restaurant Nest welcomes you for each and every occasion. The restaurant has an ambient décor and the menu offers a wide range of dishes for fish and meat lovers as well as for vegetarians. Special dishes are available for children. The à la carte restaurant is open daily from 12:00 until 22:00.
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening, an elaborate Live Cooking Buffet is served, offering a wide range of starters, main courses and desserts. Fun activities are organised for children in the Kids Corner.
Do you prefer Asian cuisine? In OZZO Oriental Restobar the chefs prepare fresh sushi with passion as well as other Asian dishes, such as marinated duck. What's more, OZZO Oriental & Restobar has a wonderful waterfront terrace. OZZO Oriental Restobar is open from 17:00.
Applicable to all restaurants: different opening times and an adjusted menu apply on public holidays.
281 Reviews98% of guests recommend this hotel
10 minutes from Leiden