Shelter, Amsterdam

2.9
#227 of 292 in Nightlife in Amsterdam
Across the IJ river, at a stone’s throw from its historic city center, lies Shelter: an Amsterdam haven for quality dance music.

Built around the idea of creating a home away from home for veteran clubbers and enthusiastic newcomers alike, Shelter Amsterdam provides a diverse clubbing experience in the Dutch capital - with design, experience and sound quality continually in mind.

Next to its musical cornerstones of distinct House and Techno, Shelter’s programming is set on curating sounds from the vanguard of dance music, showcasing electronica from the defining outreaches of the industry.

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ROUTE

Shelter is located at a stone’s throw from the city centre. Overhoeksplein is easily reachable by ferry. Right behind Amsterdam Central Station you will find ferries frequently leaving to Buiksloterweg.

Once you’ve crossed the IJ river to Buiksloterweg, take an immediate left and walk towards the high building known as the A’DAM Toren (A’DAM Tower). Make a right turn around the A’DAM Toren after crossing the bridge and you’ve reached Overhoeksplein. Shelter’s entrance is unmistakable: it’s the lifted hatch that sticks out prominently from the square.
To visit Shelter on your holiday in Amsterdam, and find out what else Amsterdam has to offer, use our Amsterdam trip planner .
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3.7
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  • One of the best clubs in Amsterdam. Super organized and friendly staff, nothing to do with Italian clubs,deserves 100% a visit!
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  • Very bad and very guest onvriendelijk.na bought cards and drove 1.5. We were refused because we did not look like people who would step there. And your money back you could also shake
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  • Good atmosphere, good underground music. Ended up here by accident one night. Didn't leave till the lights come on. Great night.
  • One the best clubs in the world that lives true to Techno! Great staff, super ambience and its not over crowded! Cheers guys, see you soon ✌️
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