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Moniek Postma & Otto Polman

Member since: 2011
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Speaks English, German, Dutch

Your Own Lovely Private Apartment in Amsterdam

57 Reviews
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Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in Watergraafsmeer - bb-bloom

1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, Sleeps 2

Feel like experiencing the buzz of Amsterdam without being stuck in the chaos of the city centre? The comfortable apartment BLOOM is situated near the centre of the city, a stones’ throw from everything Amsterdam is famous for. Within fifteen minutes’ cycle you’re on the Dam Square. Prefer the great outdoors? - We’re walking distance from the historical magnificent estate Frankendael

Apartment bb-bloom is part of a lofty 1902 house and has its own entrance and private parking in front of the door. Truly your own comfy apartment in Amsterdam, with Internet and TV. There’s a comfortable double on the mezzanine level. It has a kitchen with all amenities including Nespresso machine.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Moniek Postma & Otto Polman (Owner)
Member since: 2011
Call Owner
Speaks English, German, Dutch

Reviews

4.9
based on 57 holidaymaker reviews

Your Own Lovely Private Apartment in Amsterdam
average rating of 4.9298244 based on 57 reviews
5

Great hospitality*cozy appartment*best hosts ever

  • 5 of 5

Dear Moniek and Otto, Finally we make it to an review :-) We still remember our stay in your lovely accomodation: the flowers, the cake and coffee when we came in, the great tripp to the "other" places in Amsterdam. Thank you so much for being the best hosts ever (we travel a lot). We'll come back to visit you :-) Jana & Jürgen from Stuttgart

  • Review Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A Big Gift in a Little Package

  • 5 of 5

After traveling around Europe for three weeks, we ended our journey for a week's stay in Amsterdam. From the moment we were met at the doorstep by Otto until we left 7 days later, our experience with Otto and Monieck was simply perfect. While the apartment was expectantly small, it was well organized and impeccably clean. We were delighted to find that the refrigerator was stocked with beverage and some essential food items. The location of the apartment was ideal for the trolley and shopping, including a bakery, a well-stocked grocery store and a variety of other shops. We regarded Otto and Moniek as the best hosts we've ever experienced. They were attentive and easily shared their passion for pleasing their valued guests. Yes, w'll be back . . .

  • Review Submitted: Jul 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Oak Park, Il
5

5 night stay in Amsterdam

  • 5 of 5

My wife & I recently stayed at this Amsterdam apartment for 5 nights in early April. It was charming, cozy, lovingly decorated & very comfortable. We wished we could live there. It's located in a quiet neighborhood slightly outside the city center but very conveniently located on the #9 tram line with fast & easy access to all of Amsterdam's delights. Our hosts, Otto & Moniek, felt like good friends by the time we left. They were generous, knowledgeable about Amsterdam (restaurants, museums, off the beaten path recommendations) & open hearted. After leaving Amsterdam we went on to Bruges, Dublin & the west of Ireland but Otto & Moniek were the highlight of our trip. We cannot recommend them & their cottage highly enough. Bravo!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Seattle, Washington
5

Lovely Amsterdam

  • 5 of 5

My partner and I stayed here recently for a short time while visiting Amsterdam. Everything was perfect and the stay was lovely. I can't say enough about how kind and gracious Otto was as a host. We arrived early in the morning due to our overseas flight and he allowed us to leave our luggage at his house and made us both a wonderful cappuccino with some bread. He then offered us the two bikes he has for guests use and we were off to explore the city. The apartment is located super close to the center but also in a wonderful neighborhood full of great restaurants and very cute shops for shopping. We loved our stay so much and such a great time exploring. Otto was an amazing host and we will most certainly stay there again next time we visit. Oh and I forgot about the bed! I have been dreaming about that bed since we have left- so comfortable! Thanks Otyo and Amsterdam for a wonderful and lovely visit.

  • Review Submitted: May 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Madison, Wisconsin
5

A wonderful stay in a Dutch apartment

  • 5 of 5

We arrived at this apartment quite tired as mechanical problems with an airplane delayed our vacation by 24 hours. Our hosts, Moniek and Otto could not have been more welcoming. They served us wonderful fruit cake and coffee. (as it turned out, the same ritual occurred several times during our stay). They used a map to explain the many cultural attractions Amsterdam offered for our specific interests. Otto drove us around the area. They suggested where to shop, where to find an ATM and where to have a good meat at a local restaurant. They also explained how easy it would be for us to take a nearby tram to the center of the city. Later, Otto worked out a train and bus schedule for us to travel to well known national park which we took full advantage of on our departure from their apartment. They even stored our luggage during our side grip to the park. On the personal side we shared several common experiences. In a word, Moniek and Otto were kind and helpful hosts. For us the location in a residential neighborhood was a plus. We took the tram to museums, etc. and returned to our Dutch home which was the best of all worlds. The apartment, although small, was well designed and quite ample for our needs. We would recommend the property for persons who wish to experience the Dutch way of life and the cultural centers of Amsterdam.

Jim and Shirley Lake

  • Review Submitted: May 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Victoria,BC, Canada
5

Wonderful Amsterdam Experience

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I have travelled extensively in Europe, USA, Canada and Mexico, often using properties rented by owners and for extended periods. Otto and Moniek’s charming apartment along with their gracious and generous hospitality was the very best that we have experienced. The apartment, though small, was perfect for two and was graced with thoughtful, artistic touches that reflected Otto and Moniek’s creative and open personalities. We would highly recommend this property for a short or long stay. My advice would be to listen and take note of Otto and Moniek’s advice on where to go, where to eat and how to get there and you will experience Amsterdam as an Amsterdamer. The museum pass was a most welcome bonus.

Thank you again for a most memorable stay,

Phil and Maggie Foster

Victoria, BC

Canada

  • Review Submitted: May 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Car: not necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Watergraafsmeer, Amsterdam City

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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3 night minimum stay
£324
for 3 nights
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£648
£1,641
 

Additional pricing information

€125/night, 2guests
€ 115/night, 1guest
Private parking in front of the apartment €10.- per day
Check-out time 11.00 or other time by appointment;
Check-in time 14.00 or other time by appointment

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Watergraafsmeer in Amsterdam area

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Wood Decking
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Other Activities: Bikes available to experience Amsterdam in a different way! The check-in time is 2pm, 14.00h

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