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CENTRALLY LOCATED FAMILY HOUSEBOAT CLOSE TO DAM SQUARE, MUSEUM DISTRICT, JORDAAN

Juul Steyn

Speaks dutch, english, french, german
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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house boat
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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CENTRALLY LOCATED FAMILY HOUSEBOAT CLOSE TO DAM SQUARE, MUSEUM DISTRICT, JORDAAN

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday house boat in West Amsterdam

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

Have a unique experience of Amsterdam on a spacious and light homely houseboat, situated on a picturesque canal among the real local Amsterdammers of Oud-West.

This neighborhood is without a doubt one of the most authentic and original parts of the city, we are proud to say that this area does not have any tourist traps and you can truly experience great variety, food and shops among the locals.

And yet must-sees such as the Dam Square, Vondelpark, Westerpark, Anne Frank House, van Gogh and Rembrandt museums are all located within walking distance!

Meander to the oldest part of the city called the Jordaan to enjoy boutique shopping and fantastic food, or walk to the theatre district and enjoy the great nightlife around the Leidse Square.

The boat is quite large with its 15 meters length and 5 meters width!

There are 2 bedrooms. One comfortable and spacious master bedroom with a big double bed (180x210 cm).

Adjacent is the second bedroom with a comfortable double bed (160x200 cm). It is a nice room with soft sheep wool carpet.

Next to the second bedroom you will find a stylish Italian tiled bathroom with a bathtub and big rain shower in it.

The kitchen runs across the second bedroom and the bathroom. It is equipped with a professional Boretti gasstove and oven, microwave/oven, fridge, dishwasher and you will find a washing machine and a dryer. Iris loves cooking and you'll find many cookbooks and spices, pots and pans etc. The drawers are fully stocked with all you can think of in order to make a complete diner for your family.

And if you don’t feel like cooking, rest assured, you are surrounded by some of the best restaurants in town.

The livingroom is about a comfortable 25 square meters and filled with natural light through all the windows. We particularly love our natural curtains being the floating garden next to our window where you will find birdlife happily going about their business. Furthermore there is a large flatscreen with digital television, a dvd/cd player with a dolby surround sound system. The great thing of living on a boat is that you live in a free-standing water villa and you won't annoy the neighbors when playing your favorite tune!

We have of course a child-seat and we have a playpen at your disposal.

All rooms have water view and there is WiFi and cable connection.

Not that you would hopefully need it in Summer but there is floor heating all through the boat.

Also the boat has a small terrace and a little settee between the boat and the street level.

We wish to share the great experience of living in this gorgeous part of Amsterdam on this beautiful canal!

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Juul Steyn (Owner)
Advertiser since 2012
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Speaks dutch, english, french, german

About Juul Steyn

Hi there, thanks for visiting our personal page, and hopefully we'll meet soon at our houseboat! We lived on this boat for 7 years now and really enjoyed every moment of it. You can really call us houseboat enthusiasts, with a huge love for the great life on the water. Iris is a child psychologist and Juul is an entrepreneur and fishing guide, and we both love the hospitality business. So be welcome!

Juul Steyn purchased this house boat in 2007

Why Juul Steyn chose West Amsterdam

The Babeth is without a doubt one of the most beautiful houseboats around. The well designed boat with curved ceilings, lovely portholes and huge windows in the living room are just a few reasons why we fell in love with this boat. A few other reasons: it's very close to various supermarkets, nightshops, restaurants, bars and of course the great Jordaan area. Just have a look around and convince yourself

What makes this house boat unique

Perfect location close to bars, restaurants, entertainment and shops. The architecture will make you feel at home right away. And you'll never be bored in this lively part of Amsterdam. Just walk out the door and start walking in any given direction and you will be surprised about the variety of things of interest!

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

Location

Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Schiphol Airport
Nearest Ferry
25 Kilometres
Ferry to Amsterdam North
Nearest Train
25 Kilometres
Central Station
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
A10 to Utrecht, Schiphol, The Hague
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
City Beach 'Strand West'
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Du Cap, De Nieuwe Liefde, Azur Bleu, Pastis etc
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
The International
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Il Fuoco vivo, Burrito, Du Cap, Azur Blue, Orontes
Car: not necessary

The upcoming area 'Oud West' is without a doubt one of the hottest places to be right now. No tourist traps, loads of great shops, organic products and fantastic small restaurants at walking distance. Stay with us and experience how it is to live like a real Amsterdam local!

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday house boat in West Amsterdam, Amsterdam City

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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Rate
 
Summer Holiday
9 Sep 2014 - 28 Sep 2014
3 night minimum stay
€505
for 3 nights
From
€158
From
€185
Fri,Sat,Sun
€1,032
 
 
Christmas and New Years
22 Dec 2014 - 4 Jan 2015
3 night minimum stay
€1,059
for 3 nights
From
€343
€2,246
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
€900
for 3 nights
From
€290
From
€343
Fri,Sat,Sun
€1,876
€6,782
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning €30
Tax Rate 5.5%
Notes Amsterdam charges a 5.5% rate as tourist tax. We are obliged to pay this.
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Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house boat in West Amsterdam in Amsterdam City

Property Type:
  • house boat
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 75 m²
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Romantic
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen
  • All rooms have water front view and a large closet for your convenience.
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • live theater
  • synagogues
  • zoo
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
  • festivals
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • shopping
  • miniature golf
  • boating
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • kayaking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • roller blading
  • freshwater fishing
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