Café Rose Rouge

You know these dark hotel bars from nostalgic films, where a beautiful girl or guy spends the evening nursing a glass of whisky? Well, we now have one in Rotterdam, just without the hotel attached – and it’s not all that gloomy either. The stylish Café Rose Rouge in Rotterdam-Noord, styled on hotel bars, is…

Kunstblock Kunstavond

Feeling artsy? Every Friday night, the venues of Rotterdam’s art district Witte de Withkwartier organise an open night during which you can visit MAMA, TENT Rotterdam, WORM Rotterdam, V2_Lab and Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art for free! Don’t know where to start? Then join the free tour and let one of the guides…

Inside Rotterdam party time!

Inside Rotterdam party time! The launch of Inside Rotterdam magazine on Monday 29 May at Café Rotterdam, one of the city’s most stunning locations, was a total blast. At the celebration on the café’s terrace that lies directly on the New Maas – what a view! – with the city’s iconic buildings as backdrop, editor…

ss Rotterdam

ss Rotterdam The steamship (ss) Rotterdam made her first journey to New York on 3 September 1959. Nowadays she is permanently moored as a hotel and restaurant. But the ‘good old times’ of the great cruises live on, especially in the Ocean Bar, which is built in the shape of a wave. Apple Pie Mojito,…

Hotel New York

Hotel New York One of the most cosmopolitan hotel bars on the architecturally stunning Kop van Zuid. The enormous bar in the world-famous Hotel New York buzzes with activity and is a central meeting point for locals and visitors alike. Order a bar snack or a meal from a selection of brasserie classics while enjoying…

Nhow

Nhow Hotel’s BAR on the 7th floor of the iconic De Rotterdam building has the greatest of views. Scanning the skyline from its terrace overlooking the Maas you can see the Euromast, the historic Scheepvaartkwartier, and the Erasmus Bridge. Nhow is the first hotel to be completely designed inside and out by Rem Koolhaas (OMA…

Future Flux Festival

Future Flux Festival The curious will love this ‘creative technology’ festival, running from 9-11 June. At an exciting location where submarines were once launched from, you can learn about new technological developments, art, and innovation. Ever danced with a robot or steered a drone with your body? You can give it a go here, or…