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  • Size
    90 m²
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  • TV
  • Balcony/terrace
Property summary
Address De Wittenkade, 1052 AD Amsterdam, Netherlands
Property type Boat
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This property is managed by Myra. Myra will arrange to give you the key to the property upon arrival.
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Acceptance rate 97%
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This houseboat is located on the Wittenkade, located in the Westerpark district, right next to the liveliest neighborhood of Amsterdam, the Jordan. Here you will find many bars, restaurants and shops, interspersed with beautiful canals, narrow streets and a variety of historic buildings. The Jordan borders the famous Nine Little Streets where you will find many small shops and cozy restaurants. Within walking distance you will find highlights such as the Anne Frank House, the Westerkerk, Dam Square, the Royal Palace and Amsterdam Historical Museum. The nearby Westerpark is reachable by foot, here you can relax and enjoy live music in one of the many bars. In the park you will find a classic part in Victorian style, a great cultural programme and a rougher area with paths for walkers and runners. In the park you also find the Espressofabriek with simply the best coffee in town. The Central Station and Leidseplein are 15 minutes away on foot.

This spacious houseboat (90 m2) has a retro design and features three bedrooms and access to bicycles to explore Amsterdam! In the living room you will find a great orange leather sofa and a comfortable black / white leather armchair. In the corner is a large dining table present. The living room is equipped with all electronic amenities, TV, DVD, tuner and iPod speakers. Kitchen is beautifully finished with a wooden worktop and equipped with a dishwasher, oven and an espresso machine. The master bedroom contains a double bed (140 x 200cm) and the other two both have a single bed (with headboard 90, footboard 150 to 200cm). On request there is a baby bed available. The modern and bright bathroom contains a luxury bathtub and shower.

For warmer days you can stay on the lovely private terrace or on the roof of the boat for a terrific view over the canal. You want to explore Amsterdam the way inhabitants do? Take one of the bicycles which are included: a cargo bike, a bike with child seat and 2 children’s bikes (for 6/7-years and 9/10-years).

Neighborhood: Westerpark






Adjacent to the center is the sparkling district Westerpark. The name of this field comes from the modern park, where it is bubbling with energy. In Westergasfabriek you find trendy cafes, fine eateries, galleries, a cinema and a progressive club.

You can just come to relax in nature or come to enjoy live music in one of the many bars. You will find a classic part in Victorian style, a great deal of cultural offerings and a rougher area with paths for walkers and runners. In the park you also find the Espressofabriek with simply the best coffee in town. The district is attractive by the friendly ambience.

On the site where formerly a large gasworks was located, nowadays there is something to do the whole day. You can go there for breakfast, high tea or a sandwich with artisan bread in a relaxed environment. A little further down you can go eating, drinking and dancing from morning until late into the night. There is also a special cinema where mainly Dutch, but also European films will be screened.

Just past Westergasfabriek, you will find Cafe Restaurant Amsterdam at the Water Tower Square, formerly a giant gasmachine from 1900: a special place, with tasty and affordable food.

The neighborhood is easily accessible from the highway and is also within walking distance from the Central Station. Frequent connection to public transport in the area is also provided.
House rules
Security Deposit: € 250, -
Please inform us with you travel information, earliest checkin time is
2pm, latest checkout time is 12am.
Note: late check-in fee of 25 Euro for arrival after 7pm, early check-out
fee of 25 Euro when for checking out before 9am.
Price for > 2 guests $ 82 US per guest/night extra
Check-in after 2 PM
Check-in before On arrangement
Check-out before Noon
Cancellation Policy Strict
Available for check–in
Reviews of this property
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May 2015
10 Excellent
A359 Houseboat Amsterdam Centre

The place is very nice ! We were 8 and it was just perfect ! Thanks Myra for your Nice houseboat !

May 2015
10 Excellent
A277 Private Houseboat in Centre-Jordan + private terrace

Super home, amazing boat, good place and very good service.

May 2015
10 Excellent
A263 Sunny private houseboat close to Vondelpark & Leidseplein

We just returned from a lovely weekend at the houseboat. A great place to have some peace and chill time but be close enough to walk to the action!

April 2015
A342 Amsterdam studio apartment on canal

Sehr netter Besitzer der Wohnung! Zentral gelegen! Alle Sehenswürdigkeiten sind fußläufig gut zu erreichen und nette Cafés in der Nachbarschaft laden zum Verweilen und genießen ein.

April 2015
8 Very good
A264 Amsterdam bed and breakfast on a houseboat including bikes

It was a great weekend on the boat, I would recommend it to everyone who wants to go to Amsterdam. 2 minutes away from the bus stop and then about 15 minutes to the city. The boat was clean and very comfortable.

April 2015
10 Excellent
A353 Large houseboat for groups 10-14 persons

génial ,grande, très confortable,hote, très gentil ,à l'écoute et super sympathique, séjour fantastique !!!

April 2015
10 Excellent
A264 Amsterdam bed and breakfast on a houseboat including bikes

Perfekt! Super-nette Vermieter, die für ein Rund-um-sorglos-Paket gesorgt haben. Die Fotos in der Beschreibung waren genau so, wie wir unsere Unterkunft vorgefunden haben. Es gibt überhaupt nichts, was wir zu bemängeln hätten. Deshalb gibt es von uns einfach nur eine uneingeschränkte Weiterempfehlung.

March 2015
10 Excellent
A342 Amsterdam studio apartment on canal

El Studio Apartment se encuentra ubicado en un tranquilo lugar del centro de Ámsterdam. Cerca de todo y entre canales, perfecta y linda ubicación.
El apartamento es muy cómodo y tiene buena calefacción. La atención fue muy cordial.

March 2015
10 Excellent
City centre Apartment With Garden (A338)

The appartement was realy comfortable in a nice area in the city. The host was helpful and very friendly.

The Appartement has a great view to the gracht and you are in minutes in the city.
The kitchen is nice and fully equipped, the door is lockable, public parking spaces infront of the house for loading&unloading the car.

We parked our car at the P&R für 1€/day (in combination with a day pass for the public transport)

We are looking forwart to our next trip to amsterdam

February 2015
8 Very good
A364 Private houseboat city centre

Es war super , wir kommen wieder !

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