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Luxury 'Kaakberg' in the Countryside with View on the Lake

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The House: the black buiding next to our house is the 'kaakberg'

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Last updated: 12/27/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Warder farmhouse description

Did you ever sleep in a 'kaakberg'? This farmers house is our vacantion rental and is build like the old hay barns that are typical for our area.
It is a great place to stay for everyone who likes to be in the countryside and at the same time near Amsterdam. When you come home from a city trip you can relax in this quiet, breathtaking environment with all the luxury you wish for. The house has three floors: Ground floor with a hall, sauna room and brand new bed room for two persons (photo's are coming soon). The first floor is the living with dining and kitchen (and the possibility for two more persons to sleep on sofa beds). The second floor is a bed room for 2 persons and a bathroom. The views are incredible everywhere, but on the second floor you have an open view over the lake.
There is a little beach, over the dike where you can sunbathe or swim in the lake in the summer. This is a very safe, quiet and beautiful place for a honeymoon, a wedding anniversary, for writing, for reading a good book. If you like to be more active: there are lots of opportunities to explore the countryside by foot, bicycle or by car. It is a great place for bird watching and if you like horses you can watch the neighbor training his horses at sunset. We offer a lot of amenities, such as bikes, a laundry room, sauna, outdoor spa and fast Internet at no extra costs.
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The house is beautifully located in the countryside at the IJsselmeer dike very near Edam, an old 'cheese’ town. Amsterdam is 25 km away and easy to reach by bus from Edam or by car.

The apartment is suitable for 4 persons, but we have extra room for 2 more. Pets are welcome, but we have some small rules. Children under 5 are free if they sleep in the childrens beds we can provide (one for max. 5 and one for max. 3 years old).

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Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 147 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

          • Bedroom second floor: 1 king

            180 x 200 cm boxspring...moreless

          • Bedroom ground floor: 2 twin/ single

            90 x 210 both Hästens boxsprings...moreless

          • Livingroom: 2 sleep sofa /futon

            110 x 195 and 70 x 195...moreless

          • The bedroom on second floor is beautiful, has a lot of space and has windows with views on 4 sides on the countryside or the lake. On the ground floor two seperate beds rthat can be placed together too. On the first floor in the living are two sofa beds. We have two baby/ children beds available....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom downstairs: toilet, shower, outdoor shower

            Outdoor spa not in winter, toilet on corridor...moreless

          • Bathroom Upstairs: toilet, combination tub/shower

            ...moreless

          • The bedroom upstairs is connected to a small open bathroom with a bathtub with shower, 2 washtubs and a toilet. There is another oilet downstairs. As well as a sauna room with another shower and a sauna with resting space. The bedroom downstairs has a washtub and and can use the shower in the sauna room. The sauna room is private as well as the Sundance Spa outside on the terrace a few steps from the sauna resting space. There is also some fitness equipment...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • All the amenities as well as use of internet facilities are included in the rental. We accept credit cards via Homeaway and Paypal (Paypal + 4%)...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • Books For Kids
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Music Library
              • Ping Pong Table
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television
              • Video Library

              Theme

                  • Away From It All

                  Attractions

                  • Bay/Sound
                  • Churches
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

                      • Massage Therapist

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Antiquing
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Walking

                      Location Type

                      • Beach
                      • Lake

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Pier Fishing
                      • Sailing
                      • Sound/Bay Fishing
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Wind-Surfing

                      Dining

                      • Child's Highchair
                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 6 people

                      General

                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Broadband Access
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Computer Available
                      • Fitness Room / Equipment
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Heating
                      • Internet
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Local Activities Guide
                      • Local Maps
                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • PC
                      • Paper Towels
                      • Parking
                      • Parking Off Street
                      • Shampoo
                      • Sofa Bed
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Wireless Internet

                      Kitchen

                      • Blender
                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishes & Utensils
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Grill
                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Stove
                      • Toaster

                      Outside

                      • Balcony
                      • Barbecue
                      • Beach Chairs
                      • Beach Towels
                      • Bicycles
                      • Binoculars
                      • Lawn / Garden
                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Sand Box
                      • Small Cooler
                      • Terrace
                      • Wood Deck

                      Pool / Spa

                      • Hot Tub
                      • Jacuzzi
                      • Outdoor Hot Tub
                      • Sauna
                      • Spa Whirlpool
                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 4.9
                      from 46 traveler reviews
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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      High Season Winter
                      Dec 24 - Jan 2, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $255
                      $1,530

                      Rates are based on 2 guests; add $55 per night, per additional guest

                      My Standard Rate
                      3 night min stay
                      $241
                      $1,446

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Pet Fee $20
                      • Cleaning fee $83 + tax
                      • Tax Rate 2%

                      Notes:

                      If you stay with 6 people, 2 persons have to sleep on the sofa beds in the living. We charge 25$ per person per night excl. tax. for these persons..Because we can't make a difference in the quotation here you will also pay 55$ for the fifth and sixth person. We will return $ 30 per person per night cash on arrival.


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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 12/27/2014
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                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
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                      Location

                      25 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Schiphol
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Edam
                      15 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Amsterdam
                      7 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Purmerend
                      15 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Amsterdam
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Amsterdam
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Edam
                      0.1 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      on the spot

                      Car: Recommended

                      The house is a typical 'Kaakberg' and is situated near Edam,15 miles from Amsterdam in the countrysid, next to the IJsselmeer (lake). The environment is beautiful and unspoiled, a quiet and safe area. Edam is a very charming little town, and there are lots of other old fisherman villages to explore. For museums, theatre and galleries you can go to Amsterdam. In the summer you can swim in the lake or go the the beach right at your doorstep. In the spring the tulip fields are nearby and Amsterdam is worthwhile to visit in all seasons of course. If you like a quiet, safe place where you can relax after day trips or simply stay 'at home' this is the place to be.

                      Golf: Possibilities in Purmerend (7 miles)

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1988

                      About the owner: Mostly you will be in contact with me (Saskia), since my husband doesn't like computers at all. I live with my husband Onny in this house already more than 25 years. My husband is director and I am a playwright. The vacation rental is something we do beside this. We love to be in contact with people from all over the world and help them to explore the Netherlands. We love to travel ourselves too, as this picture shows,taken in 2009 in Sedona.

                      Why the Owner Chose Warder:
                      We rent a part of our house since 1998, because our daughter flew out to live on her own and our theatre got a beautiful new house in Edam, so we could move the office and atelier. Our private house was suddenly large for the two of us, so we decided to do something more with it to be able to maintain this beautiful place where we live and to share it with other people.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
                      Our house is situated in a beautiful, still quiet area in the Netherlands. It is build like the old hay barns (Kaakberg), typical for our area in North Holland, but with all the comfort you need. Near Amsterdam and next to the lake. If you like to be in the countryside, but you don't want to miss Amsterdam with its interesting musea, canals and architecture, come and stay here. If you want to find out that the Netherlands is a beautiful country and has a lot more interesting things to offer than marihuana and the red light district, please come to our place and we can tell you all about it.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english, french, german, dutch

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                      Photos

                      • The House: the black buiding next to  our house is the 'kaakberg'

                        The House: the black buiding next to our house is the 'kaakberg'

                      • Sauna resting space

                        Sauna resting space

                      • living area also sofa beds

                        living area also sofa beds

                      • The kitchen and dining area

                        The kitchen and dining area

                      • Bath room

                        Bath room

                      • bedroom chairs with view on the lake

                        bedroom chairs with view on the lake

                      • Bedroom downstairs

                        Bedroom downstairs

                      • The finnish sauna

                        The finnish sauna

                      • beach

                        beach

                      • front door

                        front door

                      • The house from a distance

                        The house from a distance

                      • Embroidered towels

                        Embroidered towels

                      • Dining and kitchen

                        Dining and kitchen

                      • Outdoor spa on terrace

                        Outdoor spa on terrace

                      • Dining and screendoor, we have screens everywhere

                        Dining and screendoor, we have screens everywhere

                      • The Kitchen

                        The Kitchen

                      • The bedroom

                        The bedroom

                      • Sitting area bedroom downstairs

                        Sitting area bedroom downstairs

                      • The wooden 'kaakberg' is the large apartmint

                        The wooden 'kaakberg' is the large apartmint

                      • The dike on top in springtime

                        The dike on top in springtime

                      • The dike where the house is situated

                        The dike where the house is situated

                      • Bowflex

                        Bowflex

                      • The dike

                        The dike

                      • The IJsselmeer (lake)

                        The IJsselmeer (lake)

                      $241 - $255 per night (USD)
                      46

                      2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 12/27/14
                      Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                      Member since: 1997
                      Speaks: english, french, german, dutch
                      • Response time: Within 24 hours
                      • Response rate: 100%
                      • Calendar last updated: 12/27/2014
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