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Windmill close to Amsterdam, 3 bedrooms, bathroom, kitchen, living room, view

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Space 160 m²
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms with double beds, bathroom, living room and kitchen in a true Windmill!

Visit Amsterdam while staying in the countryside, 3 km from city limit and 20 min by train to Amsterdam central station, in a real windmill. A stylish living room, country kitchen and three bedrooms with lush beds, a great view and great authentic / chic style. Total freedom as you rent the entire mill. Romantic and family friendly.

Car rental if you wish. Closest neighbor is at 100 meters away: all privacy with garden, free parking, and a river to swim in!


Owner
Maarten
Member since: 2014
Speaks english, french, german, dutch
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 June, 2018

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chateau / country house rental in Abcoude, Netherlands

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 160 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • - 1 large double bed
    - 1 double bed , 1 child bed , 1 cot
    - 1 extra lg. double bed
  • All three bedrooms are equipped with luxury box spring double beds, the master bedroom is huge: it takes the entire 2nd floor and high ceiling with notes feels like a royal treat in a spartan windmill.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Lawn / Garden
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Windmill close to Amsterdam, 3 bedrooms, bathroom, kitchen, living room, view
average rating of 5.0 based on 34 reviews
5

Perfect family vacation with easy access to many sights

  • 5 of 5

Our family of five, 3 adults, a teen and a 12 year old loved our stay in the Windmill. We stayed a week, went into Amsterdam by train 3 days and had a rental car to visit some of the surrounding towns. Its a 25 minute walk to the town of Abcoude or a quick bike ride. Maarten thanks for your hospitality and quick response to any question I had and for running the mill towards the end of our stay. The Netherlands has many amazing sights, but the favorite of my daughters was riding the bikes loaned to us by Maarten around the river and canals right by the mill. On the spur of the moment we drove one day to Hoge Veluwe National Park - about an hour away and rode the bikes provided in the park while another family member went to the Kroller-Muller Museum - we highly recommend this day trip. We commented frequently how happy we were to have rented a place outside of Amsterdam. We hope to visit again - its a special place.

  • Review Submitted: 20/06/2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charmingly Idyllic

  • 5 of 5

A unique experience. Quiet, rural, peaceful, with easy access to Abcoude with its many enticements. Hosted by Maarten, a wonderfully friendly and inviting fellow. From here you can hike, bike, and even swim in the adjacent tranquil river. Even a chance to feed the lambs and goats in the nearby meadow. Would be a perfect “base camp” with easy train access to Amsterdam. Eager to return!!

  • Review Submitted: 06/06/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at the mill. Maarten is an outstanding host. He answered all of our questions promptly and made us feel very welcome. The property itself is great. We enjoyed the historic mill, the rural setting, the nearby town and easy rail access to Amsterdam. We will definitely try to stay here again if we return to the area.

  • Review Submitted: 04/06/2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing Experience

  • 5 of 5

Everyone should spend some time living in a windmill! The owners have done a lovely job of transforming the windmill into a unique and comfortable living space. There is tons of space on the three levels which includes a master suite on the top. Beds and linens are top notch. The living and dining areas are spacious and well appointed. While the kitchen is small it is very well laid out and fully equipped for all needs. The location is lovely.....so much fun to hear the sheep, roosters and cows out the window. We had lovely morning walks down the road by the camel. The town of Abcoude is about five minutes by car and has great grocery stores, shops and restaurants. It is also about 20 minutes into Amsterdam by car. Spent three nights and could have easily spent a week!

  • Review Submitted: 02/06/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely rustic windmill set in beautiful countryside.

  • 5 of 5

Maarten is most welcoming and has thought of everything that you may need for your stay. It was really great to have the use of the bikes and our family cycled every day. It was lovely to sit outside and watch the various birds and animals and the family enjoyed their swims in the river. Staying in the windmill made my childhood dream come true - we truly had a memorable and fantastic few days and hope to return again.

  • Review Submitted: 30/05/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks!
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Wonderful experience!

  • 5 of 5

This was a unique and special place. Maarten went out of his was to make us feel welcome, comfortable, situated and settled. Go if you can!

  • Review Submitted: 27/02/2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
18 Kilometres
schiphol amsterdam
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
De Eendracht
Nearest Ferry
15 Kilometres
port of Amsterdam
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Amsterdam Golfcoarse
Nearest Train
1.5 Kilometres
abcoude trainstation
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
A2 Amsterdam- Utrecht
Nearest Beach
38 Kilometres
zandvoort
Car: recommended

Most guests enjoy visiting Amsterdam during the day and relaxing around the mill after. Watch the river, the land and embrace the simple beauty of country life. To stay in an authentique and operational mill is simply unique.

Mondrian's painting of this mill is in the National Museum!

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday chateau / country house in Abcoude, Netherlands

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
spring 2018
1 Mar 2018 - 22 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$465
From
AU$517
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$48 per night, per additional guest
 
summer 2018
23 Jun 2018 - 8 Sep 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$584
From
AU$628
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$74 per night, per additional guest
 
summer 2019
22 Jun 2019 - 31 Aug 2019
6 night minimum stay
AU$628
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$74 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
AU$517
From
AU$584
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$74 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning per stay AU$117.47

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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