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5 stars reviews ! Spacious Monument Apt / Near Anne Frank / Noordermarkt

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 nights


About the property

First 2 floors, Apartment, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1.5 Baths, Sleeps 5

Since 2005, we have 5 stars with VRBO ! Owner operated, excellent location, spacious, comfortable apartment for tourists to Amsterdam city centre. Well maintained from season to season. Rate starts at 3 guests, 5 maximum, no additional taxes added. Perfect for 2 couples or families.

Owner lives on the premises in a separate private apartment.

This is not run by a management company.

First 2 floors private apartment of monument home. Perfect for families of 5 max, two couples or 2 travellers who prefer separate bedrooms, for sharing a relaxing comfortable holiday within walking distance of all tourist sites.

110+ square meter offering on 2 floors. Ground floor with fully-equipped kitchen, living room, solarium and toilet.

First floor two bedrooms with italian tile full bath and shower. Sleeps 5 comfortably in 2 double beds, one single bed. Additional 2 couch beds. one in each bedroom.

Double couch bed in living room with 2nd toilet and sink.

Solarium/Sun room with italian tile floor, Indonesian style wood and leather couch, rocking chair and hammock, when weather permits. Yoga mat.

Easy carpeted staircase to first floor bedrooms.

~ The ambience of this neighborhood is well known throughout Amsterdam with locals and tourists. Within one block are wonderful restaurants, cafes, bakery, art galleries, boutiques, coffee shops, and 2 Outdoor markets on saturday and mondays, all day saturday at the fun, bustling, Noordermarkt & Lindengracht. Monday mornings on the Westerstraat. 2 grocery stores, post office, excellent food shopping with specialty grocers; italian, spanish, health food, etc. Very diverse restaurant choices, artist owned galleries, easy walk or jog to Westerpaark area with many music clubs, more restaurants, summer outdoor concerts.

~15 minute walk (I'll send best route directions) to/from Amsterdam Central train station + bus around the corner. Easy walks to all sites, & if you are tired of walking there is direct # 3 tram to Museumplein, no transfers, 10 minutes. #10 tram to Leidseplein, Artis, Heineken Brewery.

~ Rate starts at €200 for 3 guests + €35/night for additional guests/beds. Please be advised with the revised VRBO/HomeAway website children are not added into the quote equation. You will be shown an inaccurate quote with the instant quote option if you have children because the input button works only for additional adults. I do have a discounted rate for large families with stays of a week or more. Please inquire. Please do not expect the same rate for a family of 3 as a family of 5, there is inaccuracy in the websites operating system, it is not from the owners of the rentals.

~ I give preference to 5 night minimum stay, weekends only have a higher rate, starting at €250/night for 3 + €50 for each additional guest

Located in the well known Jordaan, 5 minutes from Anne Frank House. This beautiful historic house, originally built in 1735, offers wonderful light from front to back and an indoor solarium on the ground floor. Kitchen table with 6 chairs.

* Smoking is not permitted inside the house or out the windows.

* Four night minimum stay.

* Check out 11 am. I will prepare for your arrival asap. You are welcome to drop off bags until the space is ready. Arrival time to meet is necessary and I will expect to be kept up to date on changes.

** €50 final cleaning for 3 adult guests + 15 euros per guest.

* Includes linens, towels. Iron and board.

* Laundry facilities on next block

* Twenty-four hour Wi-Fi connection.

* Baby bed & High Chair available

Keywords: 2 Floor Apartment in House

More Details

Lynn Nicholas
Member since: 2005
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 21, 2018

About Lynn Nicholas

I welcome you as the owner, not as a managing company.

For 18 years this house and my guests have brought a lot of joy to my life. I'm a traveler, originally from Nieuw Amsterdam, NYC, and settled here 23 years ago.

Lynn Nicholas purchased this apartment in 2000

Why Lynn Nicholas chose Jordaan

Listed as a monument home, built in 1735. In one of the most wonderful neighbourhoods of the original Amsterdam Centre. The neighbourhood is known as the Jordaan, please google. This is a true home away from home for travellers, in a wonderful neighbourhood of Amsterdam. I have been renting for 15+ years, reliable, trust worthy and do my best to offer a quality rental.

What makes this apartment unique

Excellent for families.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We stayed in Lynn's place over Queen's Day (biggest holiday of the year) week and had a great time. The apartment was more than big enough for the four of us.

Some points:

--Very clean.

--Very comfortable beds.

--Very quiet at night. I stayed a week and remember only a couple cars on the street. It's so quiet I could hear rider's bike tires on their way down the streets. To be honest, I was often worried that we Americans were the loudest people on the street when we came home at night.

--Big, roomy and comfortable sunroom, living room, dining room and bedrooms.

--Lynn is a very gracious host.

--Two blocks from a great bakery for breakfast.

--Saturday and Monday offer a great open-air market three blocks down for food, sundries and many other items.

Jun 2008
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Jordaan Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Double Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (2)
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • swimming
Full Tub and shower in Full Bath with toilet and 2 sinks, 2nd toilet and sink on ground floor off kitchen, No Pets


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5 stars reviews ! Spacious Monument Apt / Near Anne Frank / Noordermarkt
average rating of 4.8125 based on 52 reviews

Perfect location, exceptional host.

  • 5 of 5

For people who want to be near the action - but not in the middle of it - this was perfect. Lynn's lovely two-story apartment is just two blocks away from an incredible restaurant row, as well as a filled-with-locals street with groceries and other day-to-day essentials. Just a block or two further, and you're at the Anne Frank house and easy access to trams, canals and the rest of Amsterdam. Charming and spacious apartment (two bathrooms, people!) is fully stocked with everything you need and then some; Lynn was so helpful and charming and responsive with every question or need.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Oh THANK YOU ! It was a pleasure to meet you all, and know how much you enjoyed everything !
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Comfortable in the heart of Jordaan

  • 4 of 5

Very comfortable apartment with a great location in the historic section of the Jordaan. Very near the tram line and within walking distance of Dam Square and the Anne Frank Museum. Weekend markets nearby and several eat cafes and bars within blocks, as well as grocery stores.

The accommodations themselves are adequate, as described, with everything you need supplied by the friendly hostest/owner. Lynn was very helpful with directions, suggestions and maps. We had a very enjoyable time in Amsterdam. Thank you Lynn

  • Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Raleigh, NC

Wonderful apartment!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay at Lynn's apartment. There was plenty of rooms to stretch out and enjoy ourselves. Convenient location with both bus and trams nearby. Shops and restaurants were handy. Lynn was there to meet us and explain everything. Great stay!

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, it was a pleasure to meet you ladies ! I appreciate your review, Great women !
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Nice apartment in central location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here a few days over the Thankgsving weekend with 3 children and two adults. Apartment is very nice; location is good; and people who rent it are very friendly. Highly recommended. We even had great weather--highly unusa;l for late November.

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice and spacious

  • 4 of 5

We were surprised to see how spacious this home is.

Loved the kitchen with a harvest table and great pots and pans. Thank you!

Also, the area was a real plus. Close to the grocery stores and a lovely natural food store.

Bedrooms are large and a new large bathroom between the bedrooms.

Only down fall is the weekend noise on the street side. Bedroom . As there is a pub across the street open pretty late on the weekends.

Landlord was helpful and called us a cab.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cham, Switzerland

Great apartment in a great location!

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay at Lynn's apartment. The neighborhood is a great home base for exploring Amsterdam. It's not as crowded with tourists, yet is a short walk to the main sights. There are several great restaurants within a short walk, and the apartment has everything you need for a comfortable stay. The apartment is really spacious and very charming. I fully recommend this apartment!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
1.4 Kilometres
Central Train Station
Nearest Train
1.4 Kilometres
Amsterdam Central
Car: not necessary

New Fitness Center and Swimming Pool 5 minutes from house, Cinema with restaurant 10 minute walk, Post Office and Bank closeby, 2 grocery stores, 2 outdoor markets all day saturday and half day monday mornings, Many small grocers, night shop within one block


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee 4 guests $73.01
Paypal service fee $60.84

I charge for children.
Taxes are included in my rates.
Paypal service fees for deposits must be paid by the guest or will be added to the balance owed on arrival.
Cleaning exit fee starts at 50 euros for 3 guests
Please add +15 euros per each additional guest
Weekend fees are for less than 4 night stay over a weekend.
5 + nights are calculated at the normal or weekly reduced rate.
No smoking anywhere in the house or out the windows.
No large groups of single party people.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.