Your ultimate ship experience in Amsterdam!
Open space bedroom with queen size bed.
The kitchenette is well-equipped for preparing light meals (no cooking).
Microwave-oven/kettle/toaster/egg-cooker/Nespresso-machine/milk-frother/fridge available.
Bright living room surrounded by windows.
Towels included.
The stunning sun deck offers yet another space to enjoy the almost 360° harbour view and is ideal for relaxation and having a BBQ.
The B&B is upstairs and very private. You have your own entrance.
Welcome on board!

First Class Studio with a view - luxurious with sauna

Stunning boat with a view - luxurious with sauna

Excellent! 5/5 (1 review)

Houseboat highlights

  1. Bright and luxurious boat
  2. Amazing sundeck with harbour view
  3. Private sauna, hamam towels provided
  1. Hanging chairs, hammock and BBQ
  2. Own upstairs entrance, very private
  3. Your ultimate ship experience in Amsterdam!

Houseboat summary

Picture a bright, luxurious and cozy houseboat with a huge deck. Now picture yourself on it. Surrounded by glistening water, gently swaying in your hammock al fresco, rewinding after a day in the hustle & bustle of the city. Feels pretty amazing, huh?

Moored on Java Island, our Dreamship provides the perfect setting to explore and relax. Watch the sun rise on your left and set on your right, enjoy the glorious harbour views, the sun deck, the BBQ, the books, the good coffee, the private sauna or just the whole houseboat experience. You can even join the locals for a refreshing swim in the IJ-river.

Houseboat description

Our redesigned steering cabin (35m2) on the upper floor is your ultimate ship experience in Amsterdam. Featuring a luxury bathroom, an open space bedroom with a queen size bed, and a bright living room surrounded by windows.

The stunning sun deck offers yet another space to enjoy the almost 360 harbour view and is ideal for relaxation and having a BBQ. The kitchenette is well-equipped for preparing light meals (no cooking). There are different appliances available like an oven / kettle / toaster / egg-cooker / Nespresso-machine / fridge.

Tea and coffee can be filled up on request. If your stay exceeds 3 days, extra towels will be provided and there are hammam towels at hand for using the sauna. The independent B&B is VERY private and the ideal retreat for 1 or 2 guests (not more). You have your own upstairs entrance and you will be our only guests.

As is typical on ships in general it should be said that not all the areas of the ship are standard height* which is why the studio may not be suitable for very tall people!

*2.10m in the middle

Our Dreamship officially complies with all the rules for a B&B on a ship in Amsterdam.

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Property type

Moored houseboat

Payment policy

Cancellation policy

Security deposit

Not required

Check in/out time

Check in between 14:00 and 22:00.

Check out before 11:00.


0 Bedrooms, 2 Sleeps

Number of double beds: 1


Open space bedroom.


Number of bathrooms: 1
Number of toilets: 1

Holiday type

Historic / sightseeing
Town / city
Lake / riverside

Sporting activities


Microwave / oven
Linen provided

Towels provided
Hair dryer
Dining table & chairs


WiFi / internet

Outdoor facilities

Barbeque / braai

Terrace / balcony

Amazing sundeck
Private sauna

Heating / cooling

Central heating


City views

Close to the shops

General information


Activities nearby

Swimminig / watersports
Walking / hiking





14 km


0.5 km


27 km

Ferry port

2 km

Night club

1 km


0.5 km

Super market

1 km

Train station

2 km

How to get there

Our Dreamship is easy to reach by public transport (Tram 26 and Bus 48 from Central Station) and by car (exit S114).

From Schiphol Airport its very easy to reach Amsterdam Central Station by train. Its a 15 minute trip and trains leave every 10 minutes.

Parking in the area cost 4,50/hour (9.00am - 24.00pm). Free parking on Sundays.

About the area

The Eastern Docklands are famed for their original modern architecture and historic warehouses (revived into bars and restaurants). Its a fab area to walk around.

Its is also very easy to discover the historic center and booming neighbouring areas from your location. Amsterdam Oost (East) is known for its vibrant cultural mix and offers dozens of little shops, bars and restaurants. And a free ferry will take you to Amsterdam Noord (North) with some of our favourite restaurants in just a few minutes.

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Houseboat owner


My name is Huub. I’m an entrepreneur, family man and life loving man, living happily with my family. I love meeting people from all around the world, specially the ship and adventure loving people we host a lot. I run the B&B together with Suzan. Looking forward to meeting you soon!

Response time
Normally within 2 hours
Language spoken
Dutch, English, French

1 Review - First Class Studio with a view - luxurious with sauna

Excellent! 5/5

  1. Heather H - the Netherlands

    29 Apr

    Best Houseboat Stay!

    I surprised my boyfriend with a houseboat stay for his birthday and it was amazing! The space was clean and spacious allowing for us to relax and enjoy the water. It was easy to order food for delivery and just relax on the deck to watch the sunset. Suzan was a great host, quick to communicate and even helped me get a birthday cake to add to the surprise. You are a little out of the Amsterdam action which we wanted as we live in the city and needed a quick getaway. Highly recommend this experience!

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