In the historic small town of Monnickendam you can will find Suitehotel-Restaurant Posthoorn. Napoleon Bonaparte stayed at this stately yet hospitable house in 1697. Upon entering this national monument building, you immediately sense the riches and opulence of the golden age. The small-scale hotel, only 12 km from Amsterdam, has luxurious suites and rooms where comfort and well-being are priorities. The owner, Marc Boeljon, was inspired by the most beautiful boutique hotels in Europe. Posthoorn’s restaurant is a culinary hotspot. The Head Chef combines classic French cuisine. with ingredients from all over the world in a bold distinctive touch.
The beautifully prepared dishes are pure and honest. Whenever possible the finest local produce is sourced. For those who look for tranquillity and natural wetlands, but with a big city within reach, the Posthoorn is ideally located. Amsterdam is nearby, as are the historic IJsselmeer towns of Edam, Volendam and Marken.
*Supplement suite at €25 per person
Suitehotel Posthoorn has its own restaurant that offers the same high quality as the hotel. The restaurant which is situated on the first floor, is a culinary hotspot. Since 2008, Restaurant Posthoorn has a Michelinstar. The restaurant combines French cuisine with local produce. The restaurant is decorated in a quiet contemporary classical style. Private dining is possible in the historical Swaerte Brand room.
Opened Tuesday through Sunday for dinner. On Sunday lunch is possible on reservation.
De Posthoorn has a sheltered monumental town garden with sunny spots and shady areas. Lunch or dinner can be served on the partially covered and heated terrace.
For those who love peacefulness and nature, but still want to have the big city within reach, the Posthoorn in Monnickendam is a very good starting point for various trips. Amsterdam is only 12 km away and interesting historical towns like Volendam, Edam and Marken as well as a wonderful lakeside area are nearby. A day in the hustle and bustle of Amsterdam or the tranquility of a sunset on the Lake, it is all possible.