Families will find kid-friendly activities in Hoofddorp, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants and shopping. This welcoming city also attracts tourists with its local tours. Around the area, top sights include Keukenhof Gardens, Vondelpark and Concertgebouw.
- You'll find 1201 Expedia hotels and other accommodation options in the larger area of Amsterdam
- The closest major airport is in Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), 3 mi (4.9 km) from the city centre
- The next closest is in Rotterdam (RTM-Rotterdam The Hague), 27.1 mi (43.5 km) away
Sightseeing and Staying in Hoofddorp
The city is well liked for its places to shop, and Winkelcentrum Vier Meren is a favourite for retail therapy. In the area, you'll also find Keukenhof Gardens and Vondelpark.
As you plan your holiday, you'll find 16 hotels and other lodging options to choose from in Hoofddorp. Below are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:
- Novotel Amsterdam Schiphol Airport - This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, a fitness centre and a bar. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its family-friendly amenities and central location.
- Holiday Inn Express Amsterdam - Schiphol - Our customers like the overall value and clean, quiet rooms at this hotel. This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant and free WiFi.
- Hyatt Place Amsterdam Airport - With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and a 24-hour fitness centre, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its overall value and central location.
Outside the city, top places to visit include Concertgebouw, 8.7 mi/14 km from the heart of the city, and Stedelijk Museum, which is 8.7 mi (14 km) away.
Getting around Hoofddorp
To see more of the larger area, hop aboard a train at Hoofddorp Station. Hoofddorp might not have as many public transport options to choose from so consider a car rental to maximise your time.
Dressing for Hoofddorp
- Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 9°C and the night-time average to be 1°C
- From April to June, temperatures average about 19°C during the day and 4°C at night
- July to September averages 21°C during the day and 11°C at night
- Between October and December, the average temperature is 15°C during the day and 1°C at night
- Hoofddorp gets about 1932.70 millimetres of rain per year
- Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 19°C, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 1°C