• Thank you for the late-night checkin and early breakfasts during my stay. I really come back some day...
  • We were looking for a low-allergen accomodation; Smooth surfaces, synthetic bedding; Bed and breakfast Margriethof is the place for us ;o)
  • ... Like i wrote before...  I'll be back if I have to work again in the city of Dordrecht...
  • Thank you for this nice welcome. Nice place, beautiful paintings and a lovely room. Thank you for your hospitality.
  • We really enjoyed our stay in this B&B. Thank you for your great hospitality.
  • The masterbedroom is spacious, nicely decorated and in all modern comfort. The breakfast was fine. When I have to work again in the neighbourhood I really like to sleep here again.
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Rotterdam is in contrary to alot of the 'good-old' Dutch cities a extremely modern city. It is one of the few cities with high-rise buildings and a real skyline. Rotterdam is together with Frankfurt, Paris, Warschau and London in the Eurpean top 10 list of cities with high-rise buildings

Rotterdam never sleeps is a saying in the Netherlands; And they are right ! Near the trainstation and along the river are several high-rise buildings. At Kop van Zuid, including the Wilhelminapier, the highest skyscrapers in the Netherlands are build or planned. Some of the buildings are:

  • New Orleans (480 feet)
  • Maastoren (492 feet)
  • De Baltimore (513 feet)
  • De Rotterdam (435 feet)

In the near future the Zalmhaven Urban tower (570 feet), near the Erasmusbridge, will be the highest building ever build in the Netherlands.

Not all buildings are that high; Other architectural icons are the cubical houses and the pencil tower at Blaak, Groothandelsgebouw, Van Nelle fabriek, central library of Rotterdam, soccerstadium 'De Kuip' and the Bijenkorf building.