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Houseboat Located on One of the City’S Largest Canals

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Last updated: 07/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
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  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This houseboat is situated in the centre of Amsterdam on the famous canal called the Single. Staying in this houseboat is ideal for adventurous families or a group of friends. Don’t expect too much luxury or space, but everything you need for a real Amsterdam experience is provided by this houseboat.
On the first hand its special for its location. In this boat you have a fantastic view on the romantic canal with its small bridges and warehouses.
This houseboat is suitable for a maximum of six guests and consists out of four areas. The main entrance leads you by a small stair (watch out) to a brightly decorated room where you can find two bunk beds. These two bunk beds provide sleeping accommodation for four guests. This area also contains a gas heater and a small corner with a desk and a computer.
On the right hand of the entrance you will find the kitchen with everything you need to make your crew a nice meal. Also, it contains a washing machine and dryer.
In the basic bathroom you will find a toilet and shower.
The second bedroom expresses (in contrast to the ‘bunkbedarea’) a more serene atmosphere. Its light because of its big roof window and contains a double bed and a wooden table with two chairs. The second bedroom also has its own main entrance. This might be handy. For example, you don’t need to disturb your crewmembers or children at the middle of the night.
Outside you can find a small terrace with barbecue, table, chairs and a fabulous view over the canal.


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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 45 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 4 twin/ single

    The sleeping area consists out of 2 bunk beds....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom


  • DVD Player


  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Leisure Activities

  • Paddle Boating
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Town
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator


  • Deck / Patio:

    Relax on the roof of the boat when the sun is shining...moreless



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3 night min stay

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Last updated: 07/30/2015
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20 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant

Car: Not Necessary

The apartment is situated in the centre of Amsterdam on the famous canal called the Singel. This boat is located very close to a small red light district. You are just a two-minute walk away from the Central Station. Also the famous Dam Square is very close by. Here you can find the well known shopping streets like the Kalverstreet and Nieuwendijk.

In your neighbourhood, you can find a lot of vintage stores, coffeehouses, coffeeshops, and various restaurants that serve food until late at night.

But also, you are just a minute away from Dam Square, where you can find the famous shopping street called the Kalverstreet. Here you can find more well-known stores and warehouses.

Further more you are surrounded by beautiful and romantic area’s, such as the canals, the old Jordaan and entertainment squares wich provide you a swell nightlife like the Leidsesquare and Rembrandsquare, but also the illustrious Red Light District is very nearby.
Visiting other famous areas in and around the centre of Amsterdam should not be too much of a problem. Due to the city’s compact nature spots like the Museum, Rembrandt and Leidse square, as is the Vondelpark, are just a twenty minute walk away. 
If you are not that fond of walking public transport is provided all around this location. For instance you are just a couple of meters away from the tram station and furthermore you’re close to the Central Station where public transport can easily lead you to different areas of the city.


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Speaks: english, dutch
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Houseboat located on one of the city’s largest canals

Amsterdam #448885ha

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