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Houseboat In The Center

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 35 m²
Property type house boat
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, Sleeps 4

Nice and cosy! boat in the Central area.

It is an absolutely NON smoking and NON party place.

After 22.00 no loud music.

Short walking/cycling distance from most of the city's main attractions.

The boat has a living room plus one bedroom and everything you need to feel comfortable.

It is a small part of the boat with the owners next door.

On the boat:

-living room with a two couches and TV

-wifi internet connection

-bedroom with double bed(bedspread provided), wardrobe.

-bathroom with shower (towels and soap provided)

-in the kitchen there are all the cooking facilities you need including pans, plates, cutlery, cups, tea and coffee

-Smoking is NOT allowed on the boat, but you can do it outside.

The central Dam square and old city center is 20 minutes by foot.

It is a 5 minutes to walk to the Tropical museum,

Dapper market with a lot of restaurants and small cosy shops,

supermarkt is 5 min by foot on Java street.

If you arrive by train,

the boat is 10 minutes from central station by bus number 22.

More Details

Owner
Peter Jack
Member since: 2015
Speaks english, dutch
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 December, 2017

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house boat rental in Amsterdam-Oost, Netherlands

Property Type:
  • house boat
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 35 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 11:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Historic
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double bed
    Living room - 1 bunk bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(39 traveller reviews)

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Houseboat In The Center
average rating of 4.6153846 based on 39 reviews
4

Unique, competitively priced lodging

  • 4 of 5

Cozy, comfortable houseboat apartment with parking in a great part of the city at a price better than many hotels in the same neighborhood.

  • Review Submitted: 26/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place. Excellent direction to boat. Not one bad thing to say about it

  • 5 of 5

Excellent

  • Review Submitted: 22/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Incredible, convenient, and comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

The houseboat was comfortable, clean, and homey. Four of us stayed in the houseboat in September 2017 and we did not feel crowded. Waking up and looking out the window to see the ducks right outside the window was such a peaceful way to wake up. Loved it.

The location was perfect. A short walk over the canal brought us to Tram 14 which, took us to Dam Square, Rembrandt Square, or Central Station All within 15 minutes. Just down the road is the windmill brewery and a good restaurant S&W (Schnitzel & Weitzel). The best pretzel bread cheese sandwich, apple streusel (tastes like Christmas), and a delicious chicken and avocado sandwich.

I look forward to returning to Amsterdam and will stay in the houseboat if there is availability. It was perfect.

  • Review Submitted: 17/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great location and owner

  • 4 of 5

Nice alternative to a hotel. Owner was very accommodating with our luggage for an early arrival. Easy bus ride from the central train station. (On day of arrival, discovered and used storage lockers there instead.) Great local restaurants a short walk away. Nice to stay on a canal. Train tracks nearby were annoying the first night but got used to it.

  • Review Submitted: 04/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Houseboat!

  • 5 of 5

This property was perfect and even cuter in person than shown in pictures! The houseboat is close the bus and tram stop making it easy to access the city. Everything was clean and in perfect order. Plenty of space in this well taken care of property. Thank you for letting us use your property!

  • Review Submitted: 18/05/2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Loved it.

  • 4 of 5

i really liked the place , comfortable and neat . Short walk to transport. Everything it promised ... watch your step on the ramp if it's snowing , it can get slippery.

  • Review Submitted: 15/02/2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

The nearest supermarket is in Javastreet, 400 metrs away, 5 minutes by foot along the railway.

The nearest Restaurant is "Pompstation" over the brige to the right, 2 min by foot.

The beer browery "Het IJ" is 5 min by foot

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Rates & Availability

Contact Owner

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee AU$23.05

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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