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Amstel River Design Houseboat

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Boat house -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Amsterdam, North Holland Province
High-end modern fashionable design houseboat apartment with lovely sundeck on the Amstel River.

This spacious apartment in the front section of a 50m long former cargo boat has a bright spacious atmosphere with high ceilings and roof glazing.
With your private living & dining, fully equipped kitchen, three bedrooms and three private luxury bathrooms this is the perfect place for a longer stay for families or a small group of friends or colleagues.
A private sundeck with your own front door offers a nice view on the Amstel River.

The comfortable living room has a couch and smart TV (with international channels like BBC, CNN & Netflix). Free high-speed Wi-Fi with private router is available. Stereo has a connector for smart phones.
Guide books, board and card games also available.

Our open plan kitchen is nicel...
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Listing #FKN5880358
About the Owner
Mariette B
Languages spoken:English, Dutch
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2011
Interaction with guests
Privacy if you like, a helping hand if you need.
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Reviewed 18 July 2018

Amsterdam on a boat overlooking the Amstel Canal with friends is the best. Five adults with plenty of room, excellent accommodations, breath taking views and great location. Interesting boat history. You cannot go wrong. Thank you to Mariette! We loved our week in Amsterdam!

Thank kingosaaby
Management response:Responded 27 July 2018

Thanks for being lovely guests!

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Our time on the Generaal Praag made my husband’s 40th bday so incredibly memorable. The beds were comfortable, the space was clean and modern, and it was a great place to chill and watch the boats all day from the deck. The neighborhood was great...More

1  Thank debkatz
Management response:Responded 19 July 2018

I am so glad to hear you had a good time. Thanks for coming, hope to see you back on the next anniversary :-)

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Reviewed 6 June 2018

This houseboat has been totally renovated and updated. The kitchen, bathrooms and bedrooms are modern and very clean. There were 5 of us and we totally enjoyed our time here. We made breakfast in the morning and hung out on the deck every evening. The...More

Thank ljeddinger
Management response:Responded 16 June 2018

Thanks dear! It was my pleasure to host you and I am very happy you had a good time!

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
No parties.
No extra day- or night time guests are allowed
Bookings can NOT start or end on these dates:
Dec 25 /Dec 26/ Dec 31 /Jan 1
    3 Full baths
    1 Queen
    1 King
    2 Twins
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About the neighbourhood
The boat is moored at the Amstel River, the main canal of Amsterdam, on the edge of the Pijp neighborhood, one of the most cosmopolitan and vibrant districts of Amsterdam. You will find bars, restaurants, shops and public transport around you at walking distance.

A nice 15 to 20 minute walk along the Amstel River brings you to the central canal area and the major nightlife area Rembrandtplein (Ice Bar), Hermitage Museum, Heineken Experience or Waterlooplein Fleemarket.
Getting around
Location is close to Amstel Railway/Subway station, bus 65 (excellent connection to Rai congress centre) and tram 4 (to Central Station).
Rental bicycles available on the site.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Schiphol Airport: 15.0 km
Railway: Amsterdam Amstel: 2.0 km
Easy access from Schiphol Airport (about 20 minutes by taxi or 35 minutes by public transport). We will give detailed advise after booking.

Location is close to Amstel Railway/Subway station, bus 65 (excellent connection to Rai congress center) and tram 4 (Central Station).

Rental bicycles available on the site.

Plenty of street parking available (almost guaranteed in front of the boat).
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 29.0 km.
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