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Loft in the Heart of Amsterdam with Great View on Westertower

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The kitchen/living with view on the canal. Other side view on the Westertower.


Last updated: 07/19/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Amsterdam apartment description

If you want to explore Amsterdam with your family or friends, or you need a stay for a business visit this loft appartment is a great start of your experience of the city. It is quiet, light and beautifully furnished. It is a historic building on a canal (Lijnbaansgracht), in the midst of the Jordaan, one of the liveliest districts of the city. You will find the nice bars, cafés, restaurants and shops in the direct surrourding of the house. Musea, cultural heritage, modern architecture, galleries and shops are around the corner. The apartment is huge (1500 square foot, 150m2, 3 bedrooms), in a old renovated furniture factory under architecture. Very well equipped with all modern facilities.

The loft on the second floor has a gorgeous open kitchen with a cooking island in the middle with a lot of space to work and sit on. There are two living sides on each edge. A quiet one for the music and the view. And a lively for watching TV, eat and drink, both with a view on the street. Looking through the one fence you will have a great view on the famous Westertoren, looking through the other you see the Lijnbaansgracht (canalsite). On the third level are three spacious bedrooms. One bedroom has a 1.60 m queensbed. The second has a doublebed of 1.40 m. The third room has a 'in between' bed 120 cm. When needed there is an extra bed available. Spacious bathroom, nice design, with bathtube, separate shower, toilet and two washbasins. An another half bathroom with toilet on the second floor.
On the roof is a great sun terrace for breakfast, diner, sunbathing with a view over the roofs of Amsterdam. If you need more space/bedrooms: special arrangements are possible for additional fee.

Keywords: Jordaan, loft, 3 bedrooms, 2 - 8 sleeps, huge space, quiet, lively, well equipped, clean, authentic, canalhouse, biking, all facilities nearby, groups, family, business stay, streetlife, culture, Anne Frank house, Nine streets, Haarlemmerstraat, canaldistrict, public traffic, restaurants, light, central heating.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 150 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Pets Considered
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king


          • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single


          • Convertible bed(s): 1 bunk bed, 1 child bed, 1 sleep sofa /futon


          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 bunk bed


          • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1


          • Bathroom 2: toilet

            this bathroom is on the same flor ar the kitchen/livingspace...moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Ice Maker
          • Dishwasher
          • Refrigerator
          • Microwave
          • Cooking Utensils


          • Washing Machine
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Air Conditioning
          • Linens Provided
          • Gas Fireplace

          Other Amenities

              • Flat screen TV, a bath, great kitchen with cooking island, roof terrace...moreless


              • Music Library
              • Video Library
              • Television
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player


              • Wireless Internet
              • Computer Available

              Pool & Spa

                  • Hot Tub

                  Outdoor Features

                      • Deck / Patio

                      Location & View

                      • Water View:

                        From the appartment you look on the Amsterdam canal: Lijnbaansgracht and to the Westertoren. ...moreless

                      • Waterfront:

                        The IJ is quite near. The old harbour site of Amsterdam....moreless

                      • Monument View


                      • Churches
                      • Equestrian Events
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Medical Services
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Laundromat
                      • Groceries
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Antiquing
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Zoo
                      • Synagogues
                      • Restaurants
                      • Live Theater
                      • Museums
                      • Marina
                      • Library
                      • Cinemas
                      • Swimming
                      • Roller Blading


                      Write a review 4.9
                      from 34 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Jun 15 - Sep 14
                      3 night min stay
                      €300 €350
                      Fri, Sat, Sun
                      €1,750 €5,400
                      Sep 16 - Dec 22
                      3 night min stay
                      €250 €300
                      Fri, Sat, Sun
                      €1,400 €4,500
                      Jan 15 - Apr 29
                      3 night min stay
                      €200 €250
                      Fri, Sat, Sun
                      €1,015 €4,350
                      spring mid season
                      May 1 - Jun 14
                      3 night min stay
                      €250 €300
                      Fri, Sat, Sun
                      €1,400 €4,500
                      My Standard Rate
                      3 night min stay
                      €300 €300
                      Fri, Sat, Sun
                      €1,400 €4,500
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Refundable Damage Deposit €100
                      • Pet Fee €50
                      • Taxes Included


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                      Last updated: 07/19/2014
                      Check availability
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                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
                      23 Selected dates


                      • Amsterdam Canals

                        "The most interesting thing to do in Amsterdam is to walk along the canals or make a canal bo..."

                      • Red Light District

                        "te red light district is no longer the romantic area of sexual freedom and fun. he city has ..."

                      • Van Gogh Museum

                        "Marvellous museum with beautifull colection. Buy your tickets on line. the waiting time i l..."

                      • Anne Frank House

                        "A must for every visitor. An essential part of the Amsterdam history. from this city a 100.0..."

                      • Royal Palace Amsterdam

                        "This is a amazing building. build by Hendrik de Keyzer as the city hall of Amterdam. It is o..."

                      • De Westertoren

                        "The tower of the Westerkerk is most famous tower of the city with a carillon that plays ever..."

                      • Noordermarkt Organic Farmer's Market

                        "Trendy cafe's Noordwest, Winkel, terraces, biologic market on saturday and Restaurant Bordew..."

                      • Westergasfabriek

                        "Westergasfabriek is the hottest cultural site in Amsterdam, clubs, restaurants, coffeebars, ..."

                      10 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Schiphol Airport
                      1 Kilometres
                      Nearest Ferry
                      2 Kilometres
                      Nearest Train
                      Amsterdam Centraal
                      3 Kilometres
                      Nearest Motorway
                      20 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      100 Metres
                      Nearest Barpub
                      De Blaffende Vis
                      100 Metres
                      Nearest Restaurant

                      Car: Not Necessary

                      The Jordaan itself is the lively part of the inner city. The canaldistrict hosts many galleries, shops, designstores and cafes. The mayor museums, theaters, best restaurants are on walking or biking distance. Rent a bike around the corner on the Lijnbaansgracht. The wider spread tourist attractions in de centre of Amsterdam are on a distance of 15 minutes. On saturday you can visit a famous streetmarket on the Lindengracht and a organic market on the Noordermarkt (10 minutes walk) On monday woman form all Amsterdam and all cultures come to the textile market on Westerstraat. The nearby Haarlemmerstraat is one of the most exciting shopping streets of Holland with small specialised design shops. The waterfront (IJoevers) an architectural interesting site 15 minute walk: Muziekgebouw, Jazzcafé, IJsbreker, the Eye, the Zwijger, National Library, the Sweelink (conservatory).


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2001

                      About the owner: We are Jeroen Saris and Lia Randsdorp. On the picture you see me and my partner celebrating her 50th birthday with friends diner and dancing in the street. This house is special because it has two frontsides on each side of the house: one on the canal and another on the (Jordaan) Tichelstraat. My wife is clerck of citycouncil in Zaanstad (a nearby town), I am a consultant in urban development.

                      Why the Owner Chose Amsterdam:
                      This house is not a vacation rental, it is 'home'. For it has been our familyhome in wich we lived with our two doughters for more than ten years. They are on university now. The apartment is still in same state: warm, pleasant, fully equipped kitchen, nive pictures, Frisian clock, painting of The house of the East Indian Campany. We live in the other appartment downstairs in the same building. We don't come upstairs onless you invite us. One other thing I can assure you: we will never ever leave this city.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                      In this house you will enjoy the unique atmosphere of a original Amsterdam loft in the inner city. This city and this neighbourhood are rich of culture, cosmopolitan and easy living at the same time. You will experience it in the looks, smells and feels of the house and the neighborhood. You will have complete privacy, because you do have your private entrance. On the other hand we live near, so we are there for all your questions (if you want).

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                      Speaks: english

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                      • The kitchen/living with view on the canal. Other side view on the Westertower.

                        The kitchen/living with view on the canal. Other side view on the Westertower.

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                      This listing was first published here in 2012.

                      Date last modified - Tuesday, June 24, 2014

                      €200 - €350 per night (EUR)

                      3 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 07/19/14
                      Minimum stay: 3 nights
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