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Peter

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

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PRINSENBOAT, AMSTERDAM HOUSE BOAT ON 17TH CENTUARY PRINSENGRACHT

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

Overview

Overview

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday house boat in Grachtengordel (Canal Ring Area) - Prinsenboat

Offers all modern conveniences in relaxed residential area in centre

On The Prinsenboat we take pride in offering you a house boat residence that is warm, inviting, and comfortable. From the first day of your arrival to the last day you stay with us, we will do our utmost to make sure that your experience is all that you wanted. If you’re celebrating an event, a birthday, anniversary or a reunion let us help you make it a unique experience.

The Prinsenboat in Amsterdam centre offers all modern conveniences and a water level view of the beautiful 17th century Prinsengracht. All major sites of the city within 10 minutes walking.

We can accommodate up to four people, with a living room with sleeping sofa, kitchen with dinning table, bathroom, bedroom and of course all of the conveniences that you would expect: central heating, full galley, cable and stereo, unlimited free internet access with your laptop

Children enjoy the Prinsenboat as much or even more as adults. They love the small boats passing by and are thrilled by the life on the water. Welcome!

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Peter (Owner)
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Guestbook comments from the owner

Just a note to say thank you very much for being so welcoming and to say how much we enjoyed our stay on the houseboat. I'm afraid I didn't get round to writing anything in the book, but feel free to copy and paste any of this email into your visitor book.



The kids (as other children before them) really enjoyed feeding the ducks, coots and swans. For other families visiting, we went to both Artis (the zoo) and Nemo and both went down really well with our 7 and 9 year old kids. I was glad we had booked tickets online for the Anne Frank House as that avoided a queue and it was great to visit the Van Gogh museum on a Friday as it is open till 22.00 and meant we could be there pretty much as long as we wanted.



Although we ate out - the kids enjoyed the Italian place nearby - we couldn't persuade them to Thai food, so we fed them something they wanted at the Van gogh museum and later on John and I got a takeaway from the Thai place just up the road which meant we could eat spicey food without having the kids complaining.
Feb 2011
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Why HomeAway

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house boat
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Trust & Security
Free protection up to £700 for all bookings.
£10,000 fraud protection when you pay using the secure HomeAway Payments system. 
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Reviews

Reviews

4.6
based on 29 holidaymaker reviews

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Prinsenboat, Amsterdam house boat on 17th centuary Prinsengracht
average rating of 4.62069 based on 31 reviews
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Prinsenboat, Amsterdam house boat on 17th centuary Prinsengracht
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p431450
+31 -627314424
Grachtengordel (Canal Ring Area) Amsterdam City
5

Wonderful charming houseboat!

  • 5 out of 5
We immediately fell in love with the Prinsenboat due to its lovely charm and perfect location. It was quite clean. The owner Peter met us when we checked in and was very helpful and accommodating to our early check-in arrival. The boat has everything one needs to be warm, clean and comfortable. The shower had good hot water, and the kitchen has everything one needs to prepare a meal. The bed is large and very comfortable. In addition, the location was brilliant; right on the Prinsengracht, and also on a street that had lots of great little restaurants and shops and also nearby the Rembrandtplein. We would definitely return, and also would highly recommend the houseboat to couples, perhaps with a child, or singles on a getaway.
  • Review Submitted: 13-Jun-2013
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Prinsenboat, Amsterdam house boat on 17th centuary Prinsengracht
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p431450
+31 -627314424
Grachtengordel (Canal Ring Area) Amsterdam City
4

Ferien auf dem Prinsenboat

  • 4 out of 5
Wir haben im Prinsenboat mit unseren erwachsenen Söhnen ein paar herrliche Tage verbracht.
Absolut zentrale Lage, die Innenstadt, Sehenswürdigkeiten und Museen waren bequem zu Fuß zu erreichen. Das Boot war gut eingerichtet, so daß auch das Kochen an Bord kein Problem war.
Im ersten Moment etwas ungewöhnlich aber später dann ganz witzig, die Boote der Grachten Rundfahrten, die Amsterdamer Jugend und andere Motorboot Besitzende, fahren bis ca. 23,30 Uhr mit einem Abstand von ca. 3 m neben dem Boot vorbei und bei schönem Wetter und geöffneten Fenstern haben die vorbei fahrenden besten Einblick ins Boot.
Das Bad ist wunderbar gefliest, die Dusche ist großzügig dimensioniert, das Waschbecken dafür winzig. Händewaschen ohne Überschwemmung ist nicht so einfach.
Peter ist absolut unkompliziert und sehr um das Wohl seiner Gäste bemüht.
Ein Verbesserungsvorschlag von unserer Seite wäre, noch einen zweiten Schlüssel für das Boot zur Verfügung zu stellen, dann könnten sich die einzelnen Gruppen leichter unabhängig voneinander bewegen. In unserem Fall wäre das praktisch gewesen.

Georg Bauer München
  • Review Submitted: 03-Oct-2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Liebe Gäste,

Danke für die nette Bewertung. Wir hoffen Ihnen bald wieder zu sehen.

Es gibt eine zweite Schlüssel auf dem Prinsenboat. Wenn die nicht Ihnen gegeben wurden ist hat niemand daran gedacht.....
Wenn Sie nach halb gefragt hätten, wäre es kein Problem gewesen Ihnen die Schlüssel zu geben.

Viele Grusse,
Peter
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Prinsenboat, Amsterdam house boat on 17th centuary Prinsengracht
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p431450
+31 -627314424
Grachtengordel (Canal Ring Area) Amsterdam City
5

eine SEHR SCHÖNE Woche auf der Prinsengracht

  • 5 out of 5
Das Boot liegt auf dem Prinsengracht. Man kommt vom Bahnhof aus mit der Straßenbahn sehr gut hin. Es ist stilvoll eingerichtet. Natürlich ist der Platz begrenzt, aber wir haben als Familie sogar teileise mit 5 Personen 1 Woche da gelebt. Es ist alles da, was man braucht, von Wlan bis zu den Küchensachen. Guten Einkaufsmöglichkeiten sind ganz nah, es ist nicht weit zu den gr0ßen Museen. Um den eigenen Radius zu erweitern würde ich dringend raten ein Fahrrad zu mieten.
Peter Woudstra ist sehr nett, locker und großzügig.
Ich würde jederzeit wieder dahin gehen.
  • Review Submitted: 24-Jun-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Prinsenboat, Amsterdam house boat on 17th centuary Prinsengracht
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p431450
+31 -627314424
Grachtengordel (Canal Ring Area) Amsterdam City
4

Great houseboat stay!

  • 4 out of 5
Great location only 30 second from the tram. Stayed here with two adults and a 23 month old and had a great time. Had fun feeding the ducks and birds and waving to all of the passing boats. Houseboat had everything we needed to cook our own meals. Market was less than 5 minutes walk. The mattress was a little stiff but that was really the only thing we could suggest improving. Great place to stay if you are in Amsterdam!
  • Review Submitted: 12-May-2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Prinsenboat, Amsterdam house boat on 17th centuary Prinsengracht
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p431450
+31 -627314424
Grachtengordel (Canal Ring Area) Amsterdam City
Florida
4

Idyllic Amsterdam experience

  • 4 out of 5
Amsterdam is a unique city with great history. Looking for an experience truly representative of the city, we elected a houseboat-based stay rather than a hotel. It was a great choice. Prinsenboat is ideally located at the intersection of a primary ring canal and a major thoroughfare. To us, it offered an iconic experience. It is within easy walking distance of the major attractions and many good restaurants and specialty shops are very close by. The boat is very comfortable and, though not luxurious, the advantage of having the canal traffic (boats and ducks) only inches away is a more than acceptable trade-off.

To the extent that there is a downside, it only relates to the timing of our stay, which coincided with the annual "King's Day" celebration. It is a great party--in truth, a bacchanalia, and the Dutch do know how to party!!! Nonetheless, the huge crowd and the endless parade of party boats going by our windows were very well behaved.

We highly recommend Prinsenboat to anyone seeking a truly unique and memorable experience in this great city. Peter is very helpful and easy to work with--a great host.

Charlie & Sheryl
Florida, USA
  • Review Submitted: 11-May-2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Prinsenboat, Amsterdam house boat on 17th centuary Prinsengracht
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p431450
+31 -627314424
Grachtengordel (Canal Ring Area) Amsterdam City
5

Loved it~

  • 5 out of 5
I loved my stay. I was welcomed with a bottle of wine and fresh roses, zinnias and tulips, of course. The location was safe and convenient. The houseboat was comfortable and everything I needed. I would most certainly recommend this as a place to stay whilst in Amsterdam. My favorite memory was a beautiful swan swimming by in the dark. Wish I had gotten a pic.
  • Review Submitted: 04-Apr-2014
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear guest,
Thank you! We love your review.
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Location

Location

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Schiphol
Nearest Ferry
30 Kilometres
IJmuiden
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Central Station
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
A1, A2, A4, A6
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Kilometres
Lots in the Utrechtsestraat
Nearest Beach
30 Kilometres
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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday house boat in Grachtengordel (Canal Ring Area), Amsterdam City

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Rate
 
High Season
1 Apr 2014 - 31 Oct 2014
3 night minimum stay
€540
for 3 nights
From
€180
€1,100
€3,000
 
 
Low Season
1 Nov 2014 - 24 Dec 2014
2 night minimum stay
€280
for 2 nights
From
€140
€850
€2,000
 
 
Christmas ans New Year's eve
25 Dec 2014 - 2 Jan 2015
3 night minimum stay
€540
for 3 nights
From
€180
€1,000
€2,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €45 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season
1 Apr 2015 - 31 Oct 2015
3 night minimum stay
€540
for 3 nights
From
€180
€1,100
€3,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €45 per night, per additional guest
 
Low Season
1 Nov 2015 - 24 Dec 2015
2 night minimum stay
€280
for 2 nights
From
€140
€850
€2,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Notes Prices are based on 2 persons.
We charge 35 or 45 Euro (depending on season) for each additional person.
Ask for our special family prices!
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After check; In case of calamities or personal problems, we do our very best to solve the problem or help you in any way
we can but we do not refund nights.
We recommend to take a travel insurance.
We ask for a deposit to secure the booking, as we mark the calendar as occupied, of 30% of the total amount by Paypal, transferwise or bank transfer. (bank transfer within European Union)
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Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house boat in Grachtengordel (Canal Ring Area) in Amsterdam City

Property Type:
  • house boat
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 50 m²
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • town
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • The Prinsenboat sleeps four persons. The bedroom has an antique teak wood king size bed and the living room has a sofa bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis

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