Rooms & Food

Hotels and bnbs with boring beds

You’re boring ticket comes without accommodation. If you would like to stay the night, you can book an hotel or bnb.

We’ve made a list of accommodations we partnered up with. Follow the link to their site to book your stay.

2 minute walk from Vishal

15% discount for all rooms

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The Ambassador City Centre Hotel is situated on a prime location in the city centre of Haarlem. The hotel features seven room types which vary from a city comfort room to classic church view rooms and family rooms for up to six people. Inside the hotel you can find Grand Cafe The Governor which has two fully equipped bars, a heated outdoor terrace and stylish interiors. The Governor is well known for its excellent food and cocktails. The hotel also features an inner courtyard, a fitness centre and meeting facilities.  


Comfort room

Our Comfort Rooms are equipped with a double bed or two single beds. The rooms have a flat screen television, telephone, desk, safe and free WiFi. Your private bathroom has a shower, toilet, hair dryer and a shaving mirror.


Comfort plus room

Our Comfort Plus rooms are equipped with a double bed or two single beds. The rooms have a flat screen television, telephone, safe and free WiFi. In addition to this, the Comfort Plus rooms have an extra large desk, fridge, table with chairs and coffee and tea making facilities. Your private bathroom has a bath or shower, a toilet, hairdryer, shaving mirror and free shower supplies. 


Classic Church view room

The location of our Classic Church View Room is at the front of our hotel. As a result, the room has a beautiful view over the atmospheric Oude Groenmarkt, and a view of the St. Bavo Church. The rooms are equipped with a double bed, a flat screen television, telephone, safe and free WiFi. In addition to this, the Classic Church View Rooms have a dining area, extra large desk, mini fridge, and coffee and tea making facilities. Your private bathroom has a shower, toilet, hairdryer, shaving mirror and free shower supplies


Comfort Family room

Our family rooms are equipped with four separate beds, a flat screen television, telephone, desk, safe and free WiFi. The private bathroom has a shower, toilet, hairdryer, shaving mirror and free toiletries.


3 minute walk from Vishal

10% discount for every room

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Looking for a place to stay during the Boring Festival? Make your visit to the festival complete and stay at the Amrâth Grand Hotel Frans Hals. The 4-star Amrâth Grand Hotel Frans Hals hotel is located in the heart of the city center of Haarlem.  Thus making this hotel an ideal location to stay when visiting the Boring festival. All venues participating, as well as most tourist sites, are located at walking distance from our hotel. Due to its unique location the hotel is accessible within a 30-minute drive from Amsterdam and Schiphol. Our hotel has 82 luxurious rooms, a charming lounge and an intimate hotel bar. We look forward to welcoming you!



Our spacious Deluxe rooms come with climate control, extra-long beds, a desk and flat-screen TV with a DVD player. A minifridge and tea/coffee making facilities are provided.


9 minute walk from Vishal

Starting at €129 incl breakfast

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Boutique hotel STAATS is located in a former school building on the edge of the ancient city center of Haarlem.
The hotel is a collaboration of designer Michel Ruijgrok and hospitality professional Claudia van den Berg and that you can see; every hotel room is different and all area’s are decorated with attention to detail. Guests receive a warm welcome and are served at their beck and call. In the atmospheric restaurant, youngsters are trained for a professional diploma in hospitality. A stay here feels like you are visiting friends: small-scale, intimate and embracing.”

At STAATS you can sleep, wine, dine or hold meetings just outside the buzz of the city center and at a 2-minute walk from the train station. The hotel opened in 2017 and no wonder that since then it attracts a diverse crowd of domestic and international tourists and business guests.

Complimentary coffees, tea and filtered water are available in the living room, as well as homemade cakes and biscuits. The honesty bar completes the range with chips, spirits and chilled drinks such as soft drinks, beer, wine and spirits. Guests can grab what they want from the honesty bar and write it down on a registration card, truely based on honesty. The living room is an attractive place for guests to come together, consumptions can also be taken to the sunny backyard or of course to the room.

The interior of the rooms is a unique combination of modern and vintage and offers richly decorated luxury with a playful wink and the occasional frayed edge. A fabulous environment that amazes and invites you to relax, enjoying the luxurious bathroom and comfortable beds surrounded by special details in a surprising decor.

12 minute walk from Vishal

Starting at €99 per night

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We are your second home for a perfect stay in Haarlem. We are the hotel of lively Haarlem, the city that is known for its authentic boutiques, culinary trips & cultural attractions!

Walk to the bustling city center within 5 minutes or take a walk in the beautiful Frederikspark to start your day. At Carlton Square we have 124 beautiful and comfortable rooms that are fully equipped. Visiting for a romantic night away, a get together with your family or a break with friends? We offer the perfect starting point to discover historic Haarlem or visit the nearby beaches of Zandvoort and Bloemendaal.

Bar & Kitchen Zocher is the heart of our hotel, where everything comes together. From a delicious and extensive breakfast in the morning, to lunch, dinner and drinks throughout the day. We are very much looking forward to welcome you!


The Standard One – This is the standard.

The Standard One room surrounds you with all the comfort and space you need. We want you to relax, take the weight of your shoulders and enjoy the simple things in life. Lay yourself to rest on one of our comfortable Queensize Topperbox® beds. Slip into a pampering hot bath or let a warm rain shower wash off a long journey or a hard day’s work.


The Standard One with a Balcony

The Standard One with a Balcony indulges you with all the comforts of a The Standard One room, but with a balcony. Which provides you with a view of the historic city centre of Haarlem or the beautiful Frederikspark designed by famous Haarlem based architect Zocher.


 The Deluxe One

You’re absolutely going to fall in love with our The Deluxe One! This elegant and spacious room in the heart of Haarlem is the perfect base for a longer stay. We know you need that extra comfort though! Throw yourself down on our King size Topperbox® bed, crack open the all-in minibar and pull yourself away from work for a moment…


9 minute walk from Vishal

€80 privat 2 persons room incl. breakfast

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Local history, contemporary ambiance and city allure. Hotel Lion d’or is a renowned name both in Haarlem and beyond. As far back as 1839, travellers already knew where to find it, right in the centre of the medieval heart of the city. With Haarlem Station right on the doorstep, Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport and Zandvoort are within easy reach, and the location is also perfect for discovering the city of Haarlem itself. The famous ‘Haarlem Hofjes”, trendy boutiques and cosy pubs are all within walking distance.


Inside the hotel things are just good. Although Hotel Lion d’or is well-known as the oldest city hotel in Haarlem, time certainly hasn’t stood still here. Whether you’re planning a meeting or a holiday, a stopover or a longer stay, our characterful an stylish four star hotel offers everything the modern traveller could wish for. The authentic character, the personal service and the international vibe make it a classic Haarlem hotspot !

8 minute walk from Vishal

Starting at €74 per night incl. breakfast

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On our property was once a dairy. Inspired by the agricultural production, it reflects anecdotally in the form of cow hide armchairs, milk bottle lamps & co. In the interior of our the niu hotel. Zijlsingel is considered the Haarlem hotspot for alternative pop music with the Patronaat concert hall and you can feel it with us at the the niu Hotel. For example, in the Living Lobby there are objects such as record covers and pictures of local musicians. Smart coziness awaits you in your rooms as well. Yes smart, because a large flat screen TV, USB ports and free high-speed Wi-Fi complete your retreat. Your bathroom will show you local sights as well as landmarks of the area – playful and informative.

Our room offers a unique living experience on appr. 18 sqm. Room amenities and details: Equipped with a double bed and shower/toilet, flat screen TV with cable TV & Radio via TV, free Wi-Fi, safe, soundproof windows as well as hair dryer and vanity mirror, hand soap and shower gel. All our rooms are non-smoking rooms.

8 minute cycling from Vishal

€95 comfort room incl. breakfast

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Van der Valk Hotel Haarlem is centrally located, a stone’s throw away from station Haarlem, Zandvoort and Schiphol International Airport. The hotel is located just outside the centre of Haarlem, the centre is easily accessible by public transport or in a 20-minute walk. The hotel has a 24-hour front desk and free public parking is available in front of the hotel. There are also 4 Tesla charging points available,1 fast charger and 10 paid charging points.

The hotel offers modern and spacious hotel rooms. Time for some relaxation? The hotel recently opened its new wellness with several saunas and a relaxing space. Next to that it also offers a brand new fitness.

Hotel Haarlem has an attractive restaurant and cozy hotel bar. Great food and drinks in a casual atmosphere.

Restaurant Martinus is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The restaurant serves traditional dishes from authentic French Cuisine, as well as local and other international specialties.



All our spacious Comfort double rooms are equipped with comfortable twin beds to ensure a good night’s sleep. The generously-sized bathroom contains a rainshower and toilet and the room comes with a balcony. The rooms offer extra amenities such as air conditioning, flatscreen-TV with USB and HDMI connection, mini fridge, Nespresso Coffee machine, safe and wireless internet.

20 minute cycling from Vishal

€22,50 Bed in shared room starts
€92 Privat 4 persons room starts
€127 Privat 6 persons room starts

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Stayokay Hostel Haarlem is a hostel located on the edge of the city, only a short distance from the popular beach town Bloemendaal aan Zee. Benefit from free parking and the lovely terrace. Free WiFi access throughout the entire building and breakfast are also included in the price.

The dormitories are well-kept and have bunk beds. Each dormitory has its own bathroom. If you would like more privacy, you can also book a private room.

The hostel serves a good breakfast each morning. There is a large terrace on the waterfront where you can sit and enjoy the sun. Guests can have a drink and a chat in The Shuffle bar.

You can eat in the hostel in the evening or have dinner at 1 of the many restaurants in Haarlem.


We offer 4- and 6-bedded rooms during Boring Festival. 

You can either choose to book a bed in a 4- or 6- bedded room, just like a dormitory,  or book the room as a private one with some friends or family.

All the rooms have their own toilet and shower and the beds are bunkbeds. The beds are not made, but linen will be provided of course. You can bring your own towel, but you can also rent one at the frontdesk at a surcharge.

Restaurants with boring bites

There are lots of nice places to grab something to eat. We’ve made a selection to help you pick a great spot.

5 minute walk from Vishal

Boring bite

Pand 13 is situated in the center of Haarlem on “the red carpet” that has been given its name due to the location of the street, that brings you from the train station to the big market square. It serves international food in bytes and main courses and has a wide variety of spirits and drinks. Service and experience are important factors in Pand 13 and the pub atmosphere has a cozy feeling to it. When the weather is nice, the terrace is an experience in itself, with the ongoing pedestrians that walk by all the time.

7 minute walk from Vishal

Boring bite

DeDAKKAS is far from boring. In fact it is about a 7 minute walk from the Vishal. Once on the roof, after climbing the stairs of the parking garage, you have the city at your feet. In the rooftop greenhouse it is possible to relax from the hectic city. At DeDAKKAS we prefer to work with local products. Our menu changes with the seasons based on the products that are available in the Netherlands that season. Mainly vegetable products, but also meat and fish. We want to work responsibly with what nature offers us.