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Studio Apartment in cultural Amsterdam

Bedrooms 1
Space 344 sq. ft.
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

One room- Studio apartment on a unique spot.

These quiet situated Studios combine the comforts of home with a great location on the edge of the old city centre. The Studios have their own private bathroom with shower, a kitchen, 2 excellent beds, WiFi and a TV/DVD/CDR-set to make your stay comfortable. Bed- and bath linen is included.

The Red Studio and Yellow Studio can accommodate 2 persons each.

The 'Studio formula' means self catering. The kitchens are fully equiped to prepare a breakfast, lunch or dinner.

The studios are on the 3rd floor, so you'll have to climb stairs. You'll have your own key of your Studio and the front door.

Reservations for week ends can be made only 3 weeks before the reservation date.

More Details

Edwin and Karin Kummer
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, dutch, A few words in French and German.
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 18, 2017

About Edwin and Karin Kummer

We are interrested in Art, Design and history.

Edwin and Karin Kummer purchased this studio in 1999

Why Edwin and Karin Kummer chose Oud West

We were not satisfied about other hotel rooms.

What makes this studio unique

2 excellent beds, private bathroom and the kitchen for baking an egg, and more, as you like it.


Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Nearest Ferry
5 Kilometres
To North Amsterdam
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Golf Spaarnwoude
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Central Station
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Ring road A 10
Nearest Restaurant
30 Metres
Indonesian Restaurant Kartika
Nearest Ski
20 Kilometres
Snow Planet
Nearest Beach
40 Kilometres
Car: not necessary

The tipical Amsterdam canals with the 17th century houses, several museums about the old Dutch paintings, history of the town, Modern Art and Design galleries.


Oud West Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 344 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Village ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Private toilet, shower and hand wash basin.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Excellent beds with an electric change of the individual bed parts.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles ...
  • Golf ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Studio Apartment in cultural Amsterdam
average rating of 4.83871 based on 31 reviews

Highly recommendable

  • 5 of 5

We spent a whole month in this nice and cosy little apartment of Karin and Edwin and enjoyed our stay a lot. The place is centrally situated, close to Vondelpark, the biggest park of the city, and to the museum district with Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum, Stedelijk Museum and Moco. Very close one can find also organic grocery stores, cool coffees, nice restaurants and anything one might need on a trip, be it a laundry service or a copy shop. Bikes are for rent just around the corner.

The kitchen is well equipped, and we used it all the time. Karin and Edwin always kindly provided fresh towels and blankets. Definitely a place we highly recommend for a stay in this lovely city.

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cute little spot in a great city

  • 4 of 5

Edwin was super gracious in introducing us to his place. Came with maps and recommendations for restaurants and shops in the area. Very steep steps to get up so bear that in mind with luggage!

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Ryann. Thank you for your nice words. Kind regards, Edwin / Studio Palamedes Amsterdam
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  • 5 of 5

My traveling companion and I loved our apartment in Amsterdam. It was very well located, near both the Vondelpark and the Leidseplein. Karin was very welcoming and helpful. There are three very steep flights of stairs, but for such a sweet apartment, it was worth the climb.

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Amsterdam Stay

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is well out-fitted with little touches that make the stay comfortable and convenient. It is well located, near key museums and walkable everywhere.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: The Bacons were great guests with a lot of initiative so we did not see them much. I have to thank Thomas for his hint to repair some leaking from the watersystem. It's fixet. Edwin Kummer - Studio Palamedes Amsterdam
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Perfect Studio Apartment in the Heart of Amsterdam

  • 4 of 5

I really enjoyed my stay at this Studio Apartment whilst I was in Amsterdam. The location of the apartment is fairly close to major tourist attractions such as the Rijkmuseum, FoodHallen, and Vondelpark. They are all within walking distance of the apartment.

The apartment itself was very cozy. It is clean, quiet from the hustle and bustle of the city and the bed was comfortable. A perfect place to retreat after a busy and exciting day around the city.

Edwin and Karin are lovely people and fantastic hosts. When I arrived, they gave me a map of the city and a brochure with all the tourist attractions of the city. On the day that I departed, they even got me a taxi to the airport!

If you are planning a trip to Amsterdam, don't pass up this wonderful apartment. You will not be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Harrison is a great guest, he is very calm, quiet and left a super tidey room behind. We hope to see him again. Kind regards, Karin and Edwin / Studio Palamedes Amsterdam
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Wonderful flat!

  • 5 of 5

We were in town for a wedding and this apartment had everything we needed. Location was perfect for catching a tram or walking. Our hosts were very helpful and even booked a taxi for us the day of our departure. The stairs were very steep but we knew this beforehand.

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

The trade or use of soft-or hard drugs such as hashish or
marihuana or cocaine and the drinking of to much alcohol is not permitted. You shall have to leave the studio in case we observe such.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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