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Fleur d' Amsterdam, Safe, Clean, Cosy and Happy!

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 35 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Two wonderful rooms with bathrooms ensuite,

This gorgeous family house is waiting to welcome you. Fleur and Coen are living in Amsterdam. We have a big house and love to share it with anyone wanting to explore enjoy en experience beautiful AMSTERDAM. Fleur d' Amsterdam has two bright, stylish and spacious rooms available. Both rooms have an bathroom ensuite. Each room has its own character,the downstairs room has a French touch, with original hand painted Chromo's, from the '30 s. The other room is on the first floor, and is totally new. Both rooms have amenities; as flowers, drinks,chocolates and salty delicatessens.

Wireless internet is of course available in both rooms.

If you haven't enjoyed Amsterdam in 2017 you sure will in 2018!

2017 was a very special year for Amsterdam. In celebration of several milestones such as the opening of the renovated Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum and 400 years of the Canal Ring, the year will be chock-full of exciting events. Check out the preliminary programme of events.

Guests are welcome to use our garden behind the house.

The house is located in a quiet part of Amsterdam, with an easy tramway/streetcar connection to the inner city of Amsterdam (10 minutes). Daily market, musea, shops, nice restaurants all close by.

Join us, and have a wonderful fully cooked breakfast with eggs from our own chickens. (You won´t have to eat again for hours!!)

Around the corner there is the perfect bike rental shop open 7 days a week for only 8.50 a day, to bring you anywhere in Amsterdam the Dutch way...... Try it ( back peddle brakes, or handbreaks)

The testimonials on this site give you a good idea, how it is, to stay with 'Fleur d' Amsterdam'.

NOTE! The RAI CONGRES CENTER is very easy accessible from our place, direct bus stops right in front of our house!

Also the University of Amsterdam ' the science parc' is in walking distance.

Keywords: Gorgeous Rooms, Private Baths, museums,happy people! Read our reviews, they tell you more!

More Details

Owner
Fleur van Heek
Member since: 2006
Speaks english, french, german, spanish, dutch
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
90%
Calendar last updated:
13 April, 2018

About Fleur van Heek

About ten years ago, we decided we where ready to receive travelers from all over the world in our home. We had made a beautiful guest room with a great bathroom and experienced great fun with family relatives and friends of friends. More and more people found the way to our house. And we really really enjoyed showing people around in Amsterdam. Some would like to see museums, some more the nightlife. So many people so many wishes. We where there to for fill them. What a enormous joy did that give. So one morning I woke up and decided to make it my profession. So that's when Fleur d' Amsterdam started. And we never ever regretted that! What a opportunity to meet new people and enjoy each others stories. Since then we have had the opportunity to meet new friends. And so we did!

Fleur van Heek purchased this house in 2010

Why Fleur van Heek chose Watergraafsmeer

This location is just outside the busy noisy city centre of Amsterdam. We do have the café 's, bars and good restaurants. But we don't have the drunk,loud and crazy tourists that scum the inner city of Amsterdam day and night. So nice clean air, peaceful nights and a green oasis just outside your doorstep. 10 minutes with the bike ( rental around the corner) or the tram, and you are back downtown.That's why we think we own the best place in Amsterdam, and numerous have told us just that!!! ( see the reviews!)

What makes this house unique

I live in this city of Amsterdam now for almost 30 years, and each day while biking through this city, I feel the blessing of living in one of the most inspiring Cities of the World! Me, a girl from the countryside, feel like a bee in the honeypot every day! Come and stay with us, and I'll tell you all about our experiences and everything we have learned from our guests!!Our neighborhood is one of the most wanted in Amsterdam, with the local shops cafe's , well known restaurants, upscale and easy going, there is always something of your choice. We love to help you in every way we can to make this precious holiday, the best ever!

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Watergraafsmeer, Netherlands

Property Type:
  • house
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Included in Price
Floor Area:
  • 35 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Smoking allowed
  • You can always smoke in our garden, smoking in the house is not permitted.
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
  • Town
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • soap
  • Broadband Access
  • Computer Available ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • local restaurant guide
  • Macintosh Computer
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , and of course a washbasin
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure , and of course a washbasin
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • French bedroom downstairs - 2 single bed , We have two singles put together, can be separated.
    Danish Design 1st floor - 1 large double bed , Beautiful Danish Design Style, bright and spacious room
  • Twin or Single Beds (1) These beds are put together cosy enough, if you want to sleep alone.... we will put them aside, so that 's no problem either.
Entertainment:
  • Table Football
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Linnens provided, Pets allowed if our cat is ok with it, Garden is open to everybody,internet available, Digital Television in the room, 20 channels,extended talks about what to do, and where to go in Amsterdam! See reviews

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Fleur d' Amsterdam, Safe, Clean, Cosy and Happy!
average rating of 4.9101124 based on 89 reviews
5

Great B&B, even better host!

  • 5 of 5

The room and bathroom at Fleur's were very comfortable and even had some snacks and drinks included. The lodging was nice and the location made me feel almost like a local. Easy to reach by tram from almost anywhere (consider buying a pass).

The reason my stay was so great, however, was Fleur. Fleur is an amazing host who clearly loves her city and cooks a delicious breakfast! She made great recommendations for things to do, places to eat, and how to get around. Even provided an umbrella, which I definitely used! Very responsive even before my stay, Fleur feels like a friend you didn't know you had. I would absolutely stay here again and hope to do exactly that next time I make it to Amsterdam.

  • Review Submitted: 01/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Sheila, thank you so much for your nice and kind words. It was great having you here, and I loved how you enjoyed Amsterdam not only as a wonderful city, but also as a way of life. Something I always try to get across with my guests. You picked it up as if you had been living here already for years! Hope that you enjoyed Berlin as much as you did enjoy Amsterdam. Hope to see you back one day, for a longer stay! Fleur d'Amsterdam
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We enjoyed our stay with Fleur - very relaxing & homely.

  • 3 of 5

If you are looking for somewhere to stay which is not in the City centre this is worth considering. Fleur D’Amsterdam is in a quiet suburb about 10mins by tram from Central station. Fleur is a great host providing friendly & homely accommodation including a simple continental style breakfast. Nothing was too much trouble. I do think the price is a bit on the high side but we were visiting in peak season so perhaps this was reflected in the tariff.

Fleur has two very friendly cats - good choice for cat lovers.

  • Review Submitted: 16/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Comfortable stay at Fleur... wonderful Amsterdam visit!

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable bedroom and bathroom facilities; breakfast very good; excellent advice from Fleur.

  • Review Submitted: 06/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful host, charming home

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful experience for our two night vacation stay. Fleur was very accommodating with our early arrival and late departure. She was so helpful in suggesting how and what to see and mapping places to visit. For example, we wanted to get Dutch cheese, and Fleur's recommendation got us to an authentic flea market with many great shops and the best cheese at the best price.

Her breakfasts were extraoadinary, including gluten free bread for my wife. The bedroom was very comfortable, and amazingly quiet at night. A pleasant 5 minute walk got us to the tram, and access to downtown was quite quick from there.

Thank you Fleur. We will be staying with you when we visit Amsterdam again!

  • Review Submitted: 05/05/2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome B&B

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed here for our 20th wedding anniversary. Fleur and her family were amazing hosts that opened their friendly doors to us. Their home was just as they listed and convenient in every aspect. Her custom breakfasts were very much enjoyed and dearly missed when we got back home. We would highly recommend them for your next visit!

  • Review Submitted: 06/06/2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amsterdam with a personal touch

  • 5 of 5

Both Fleur and the accommodations were wonderful. Each day started with a delicious breakfast and suggestions for the coming day. Whether it was where to go or just how to get somewhere, Fleur is a very joyful and knowledgeable person. Her assessments of the different museums, restaurants or destinations were spot on at so many levels. I was always able to rely on her opinions. Very unexpectedly she shared a morning excursion with me that was the highlight of my trip. My stay at Fleur's was at the center of my great visit to Amsterdam.

  • Review Submitted: 29/05/2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
22 Kilometres
Schiphol
Nearest Ferry
3 Kilometres
Amsterdam Cruise terminal
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Central Station Amsterdam or Amstel Station
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
A 10
Nearest Ski
800 Kilometres
Long way from here!!
Nearest Beach
35 Kilometres
Zandvoort
Car: not necessary

Our little neighborhood is about the most populair of Amsterdam. Why? Because it is quiet, green and safe and friendly. The inner city will not stop with the hustle and bustle of the night, but here is quietness. Set an alarm if you like to start early, because it's not the traffic that will wake you up!

Just around the corner there is a great bike rental and they will have comfortable bike's for 7.50 a day and give yourself a tour through Amsterdam!! Or take the ferry to enjoy a famous Dutch ' kroket'.

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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$40.13
Additional Guest Fee AU$40.13 per person per night
Pet Fee AU$16.05

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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