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Kalverstraat

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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It seems that all of Amsterdam can be found on or near this major street including shops, restaurants, clubs and museums.
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good38%
  • Average30%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“dam square” (20 reviews)
“major brands” (2 reviews)
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Centrum
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"dam square"
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"clothing stores"
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"major brands"
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"shopping experience"
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"flower market"
in 7 reviews
"amsterdam museum"
in 4 reviews
"cheese shop"
in 2 reviews
"few hours"
in 2 reviews
"zara"
in 8 reviews
"shoppers"
in 5 reviews
"calves"
in 2 reviews
"retailers"
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"bargains"
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"muntplein"
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"browsing"
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"cars"
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"leidseplein"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kalverstraat is one of the shopping centers of Amsterdam. It is always crowded during the day and in the evening as all the stores are closed between 17:00-18:00 the place was kind of deserted. If you come to Amsterdam to see the famous brands and...More

1  Thank Flyngdtchmn
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Kalverstraat is regarded as the longest shopping street in Amsterdam. It is long narrow street with a range of shops, cafes, eateries. A lot of the shops are aimed at tourists hence the fast food outlets, bakeries, cheese shops and souvenirs. We did try a...More

1  Thank PrestonGuild
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

There was a time, long ago, that the Kalverstraat in Amsterdam was the premium shopping street in the Netherlands. The Kalverstraat even was the most expensive street in the Dutch version of Monopoly. But I think that the Kalverstraat has been eclipsed by better shopping...More

2  Thank Hendrik_NL
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Kalverstraat is Amsterdams longest shopping street and if your into your retail therapy definitely a street you should head for. This street has so many shopping outlets from high end stores to pretty boutique shops,the amount of shops down this very long street is staggering....More

1  Thank Neil K
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

The usual retail stores with some lovely local options scattered in between, all on one long gorgeous stretch.

1  Thank Tinielle V
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

I love to go shopping in Kalverstraat! There is everything you can imagine, different brands and all. It is long so get ready

Thank Marvic Z
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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

H&M, FootLocker, Zara, C&A, Primark, they're all represented on the longest shopping street of Amsterdam. I spent an enjoyable hour or two browsing the shops and making a nice buy. Rounded it off by returning with tram 2, the stop located behind the royal palace,...More

Thank Rutgerek
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

My wife and I were in this area during our short vacation in the city. This is quite a lengthy and narrow pedestrianized street which is filled with nearly every type of shop that you could imagine - from brand name stores to budget shops,...More

Thank thetravellingmanUk
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

One of my favorite streets. Not for its historical value or impressive buildings, but for a casual stroll along a pedestrian street, filled with every shopping experience you want. From hi so to budget, coffee shops, bars, restaurants, ice cream, pancakes, you name it, it's...More

Thank bob2bkk
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Long narrow pedestrian street runs from Dam square to Munt tower & the flower market. Can get very crowded & seems predominantly to have cloths, cheese & shoes shops.

Thank broggy57
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Nearby
Centrum
Amsterdam’s buzzing hub, with its sprawling network of
tram rails and a seemingly constant flow of tourists
and commuters, yields convenient access to some of the
best sightseeing, shopping, and street life in Europe.
Closest at hand are the Royal Palace, the quaint shops
of Haalremmerdijk, the pedestrianized zones
Kalverstraat and Dam Square with popular neighborhoods
such as the Red Light District, and the Canal Ring
...More
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Tonton345
23 August 2016|
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Response from Colin M | Reviewed this property |
The prices can really vary but there is always a deal to be found there, just depends on what you want. Clothing prices can be as cheap or as expensive as you want. Shoes are fairly expensive there so would advise going... More
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