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Beautiful Canal House Apartment in the Centre of Amsterdam

(7 Reviews)

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Last updated: 05/15/2016

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:2
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom (second Bedroom on request), 1 Bathroom, (Sleeps 2)

Canal House 'The Old Lady'

This spacious ground-floor apartment in an old canal house features a living room, a very large bedroom, a large bathroom, a modern kitchen and a terrace garden. On the first floor is a large bedroom with adjacent a bathroom. The Old Lady was destroyed by fire in the 19th century and rebuild in 1870. So all the style icons are from this time period and during the renovation in 2010, these decorations are restored in their original condition. The ceiling decorations were specially made to carry huge gas lamps, which are replaced by antique crystal bohemian chandeliers. Wooden wainscoting and the antique fireplaces from black marble gives the apartment an atmosphere that makes you believe you are living in the past with all modern luxury. The modern kitchen with bluestone counter tops and Portugese tiles matches well with the adjacent garden, where you find complete silence in the middle of a very busy city.
The bed room at The Old Lady includes a king size bed, lots of store place a desk and a flat-screen cable TV with Internet. The living room includes a large sofa with a nice view on the Lutherian church on the opposite side of the canal.

Guests can prepare their own meals in the kitchen, which includes a gas hob, oven and a dishwasher. It also includes kitchenware and a Nespresso coffee maker. The stylish bathroom features a 2-persons shower, a bluestone washbowl and a toilet.
In the close vicinity of the apartment you find numerous shops, markets, musea, restaurants and theaters. Your host will make you feel very welcome and you can consult him with any question you have about Amsterdam.

Keywords: Apartment, Bed and Breakfast, Canal House, Monument, Bed & Breakfast, House, Condo,
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Member since: 2009

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 05/15/2016

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 0
  • 80 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Included In Price


  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 1-2

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Double shower...moreless

  • Both bathroom feature a double shower, a toilet and washbasin


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Video Library


  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Monument View:

    View on the Lutherse Church...moreless

  • Water View:

    View on the Singel, part of the Canal Distric Amsterdam...moreless


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


  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Building Type

  • Building


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from 7 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$194 $215
Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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The property's calendar has not been updated in over 6 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability



15 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Schiphol Airport
200 Metres
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Nearest Train
Central Station
200 Metres
Nearest Restaurant

Car: Not Necessary

The Old Lady is located in the Canal District of Amsterdam, which is a World Heritage Centre since 2010.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: Gijs is studying mechanical engineering at Delft University and Elsje is studying law in Amsterdam and goldsmith in Schoonhoven. We rent out the apartment to finance our study.

Why the Owner Chose Grachtengordel, Amsterdam, Netherlands:
Amsterdam is the most popular place to live for students.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
The Canal Distric is the most lively part of Amsterdam.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 05/15/2016

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Monday, December 05, 2016

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