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Crane Sessions x The Start

Crane Sessions x The Start

Crane Sessions x The Start

Faralda Crane Hotel

CRANE HOTEL FARALDA ***** One of the most unique hotel experiences in the world you can find. Crane Hotel Faralda is one of the Secret hot spots in Amsterdam.

The Crane is a 50 meters high monumental building.
Two panorama elevators provide access right into the 3 design suites, the studio and the spa pool on top deck.

Crane Hotel Faralda is situated on the banks of the river IJ and directly opposite the centre of Amsterdam. The view from each space is phenomenal.

According to international press, Crane Hotel Faralda is one of the most romantic and inspiring places to stay.

"Crane Hotel Faralda, for Creative and Passionate Free Spirits…."

From 2011 it took 6 years to restore and redevelop this former piece of crap into 5 star hotel. The crane development has been a multimillion- devouring project. The monumental landmark is famous due to the tremendous and expensive restoration project, the contemporary design and the amazing construction. The crane still turns in the wind. Nowadays the production cost per suite are by far the most expensive in the Netherlands.

Crane Hotel Faralda is an iconic and a world famous landmark in the middle of the well known NDSM quarter, the creative and innovative hub of art, culture and business. The wharf is still a rough and inspiring place with many popular restaurants.

The controversial design of the new parts and the whole restoration project has been internationally recognized. Since our brief existence we have been honoured with prestigious international awards and prizes.

The Crane is now a famous and one of the most published and recognized project.

“One of the things you have to do before you die.”

Our guests are creative and passionate free spirits. Many famous or less famous have gone before.
"What happens in the Crane stays in the Crane…"

CRANE HOTEL FARALDA ***** One of the most unique hotel experiences in the world you can find. Crane Hotel Faralda is one of the Secret hot spots in Amsterdam.

The Crane is a 50 meters high monumental building.
Two panorama elevators provide access right into the 3 design suites, the studio and the spa pool on top deck.

Crane Hotel Faralda is situated on the banks of the river IJ and directly opposite the centre of Amsterdam. The view from each space is phenomenal.

According to international press, Crane Hotel Faralda is one of the most romantic and inspiring places to stay.

"Crane Hotel Faralda, for Creative and Passionate Free Spirits…."

From 2011 it took 6 years to restore and redevelop this former piece of crap into 5 star hotel. The crane development has been a multimillion- devouring project. The monumental landmark is famous due to the tremendous and expensive restoration project, the contemporary design and the amazing construction. The crane still turns in the wind. Nowadays the production cost per suite are by far the most expensive in the Netherlands.

Crane Hotel Faralda is an iconic and a world famous landmark in the middle of the well known NDSM quarter, the creative and innovative hub of art, culture and business. The wharf is still a rough and inspiring place with many popular restaurants.

The controversial design of the new parts and the whole restoration project has been internationally recognized. Since our brief existence we have been honoured with prestigious international awards and prizes.

The Crane is now a famous and one of the most published and recognized project.

“One of the things you have to do before you die.”

Our guests are creative and passionate free spirits. Many famous or less famous have gone before.
"What happens in the Crane stays in the Crane…"

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Festival FAQ

ADE Festival is set to take place as planned from 13th-17th of October, despite the newly announced Covid restrictions in the Netherlands, among which is the mandate that clubs, venues, and indoor events are forced to close between 00:00 and 06:00 CET.

The organization and the city council are examining the details of the new regulations for each type of event within the total ADE offering.

Read the full update about ADE 2021 Festival here.

The latest Dutch press conference mandates that clubs, venues and indoor events are forced to close between 00:00 and 06:00 CET. This means ADE is preparing to shift it's events to daytime. Over the coming days, the ADE team and the Amsterdam city council are examining the details of the new regulations for each type of event within the total ADE offering.

Also, all events need to have a COVID-health-check prior to the event.

If you are planning a stay in the Netherlands then be aware that you must follow the Dutch advice and rules to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Please follow the advice of your government and check the Dutch guidelines before planning to travel.

For (individual) festival tickets make sure to check out our program and simply add tickets to your basket as you explore all events.

Tip: Filter the program by "Show only events with available tickets" to get a quick view.

We dance together, so please be mindful of yourself and each other. We expect an open attitude from our visitors towards other guests, regardless of their origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion and age. If you see or experience any unwanted attention, harassment or behavior of any kind that makes you uncomfortable, please speak out and notify staff.

Please keep in mind: we love being your annual host, therefore, we would like to ask you to enjoy responsibly.

ADE is proud partner of the Celebrate Safe campaign.
Check out Unity's 10 tips to Celebrate Safe during ADE:


Prepare ♥ Be at your best

Just say Know ♥ Inform yourself

Pace yourself ♥ Take things slowly

Better safe than sorry ♥ Less is more

Think for yourself ♥ Care about others

Love your body ♥ Take time to recover


Have fun and Celebrate Safe!