Hotel Okura Amsterdam earns Fodor’s Best Award from Fodor’s Travel

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Press release: Hotel Okura Amsterdam earns Fodor’s Best Award from Fodor’s Travel

Amsterdam, 9 February 2018 –Fodor’s, the leading name in travel guides for over 80 years, has announced that Hotel Okura Amsterdam has been awarded a Fodor’s Best as one of the 5 Amsterdam Hotels With Fabulous Fine Dining.

Every year, the editors and experts of Fodor’s evaluate thousands of hotels across the globe. While every hotel listed in a Fodor’s guide is deemed worthy of a traveller’s time, only those offering a truly distinctive experience are given the Fodor’s Best designation. The Fodor’s Best hotel recipients are the best of the best providing a remarkable experience in their category.

As a Fodor’s Best recipient, Hotel Okura Amsterdam will receive special recognition on Fodors.com in the 5 Amsterdam Hotels With Fabulous Fine Dining.

About Hotel Okura Amsterdam restaurants


Hotel Okura Amsterdam – part of the Leading Hotels of the World – is home to four high-quality, Michelin-awarded restaurants. Yamazato restaurant is located on the ground floor and is the first traditional Japanese restaurant to be awarded one Michelin star in Europe. Teppanyaki Restaurant Sazanka offers the opportunity to watch the chefs while they prepare delicious fish, meat and vegetarian dishes on a hot griddle at the guest’s table. It is also the first, and so far only, teppanyaki restaurant in Europe awarded a Michelin star. The international and innovative Ciel Bleu Restaurant on the hotel’s twenty-third floor has held two Michelin stars since 2007 and offers a panoramic view of the city. Serre serves internationally inspired dishes with seasonal, fresh and local products. Serre holds Michelin’s ‘Bib Gourmand’ recognition, as a restaurant that delivers quality food for an affordable price. The hotel also has two bars, including the Twenty Third Bar, officially named “best cocktail bar” in the Netherlands. The hotel’s culinary centre ‘Taste of Okura’ hosts cooking workshops that entice guests to discover and challenge their culinary skills while preparing star-worthy dishes.

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