Boutique Houseboat Cabin - cozy and private
Cosy and comfortable suite on our coaster, close to centre - sleeps 2 adults and 2 children
- Private entrance
- Living room with kitchenette
- Next to the local swimming pond
- Magnificent view over the harbor
- Fully equipped for 2 adults + 2 kids
We love to welcome you aboard our newly renovated boutique houseboat cabin. When designing this apartment in the front of our houseboat, we kept in mind that where you sleep, should be a part of the Amsterdam experience. The result is a spacious yet cosy, private and comfortable place you may call your home for a few days. Our ship is docked directly on the local swimming pond in the wonderful Eastern Docks, famous for its wide views, modern architecture and great swimming in summer. The city is just a few minutes away thanks to good public transport connections. We warmly welcome families with up to two kids.
Now let us tell you something about the boutique cabin. You have access to a bright 3-room apartment, measuring 35 sqm. The place has high ceilings and includes a living room with kitchenette, bathroom and bedroom.
We offer high speed wi-fi, and in the living room there is a Chrome cast 42 digital TV and sound system for streaming your Netflix and Spotify. Thanks to the floor heating and good ventilation you are assured to enjoy a comfortable climate all year round. Furthermore there is a sofa bed for two kids to sleep.
In the kitchenette you will find a micro wave, tea kettle, a Nespresso machine and refrigerator with freezer for preparing light meals (note: no cooking). The bathroom is nicely finished with modern fittings, thermostatic taps, shower with unlimited hot water, hairdryer, towels and hand soap. In the bedroom we offer a comfortable double bed, a cupboard and suitcase rack.
Our ship is moored on KNSM island that is part of the Eastern Docklands of Amsterdam. Merchants and world travellers used to depart from here to the East Indies, the United States and Surinam. Today KNSM island is known for its modern architecture, interior design shops and waterside cafes. Take your breakfast with commuters in Bakkerswinkel Neeltje, drink a beer with locals in Cafe De Zuid or dine with Dutch celebrities at the Harbour Club.
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Heating / cooling
Swimminig / watersports
Walking / hiking
Cycling / mountain biking
Amusement park / water park
How to get there
Getting here by plane/train: we recommend taking the train into Amsterdam Central Station. Walk to the busdeck north of the station and take bus 48 toward Borneo Eiland at platform C. Get off at Azartplein (5th stop) and walk 5m (400m) eastward along the Levantkade.
Getting here by by car: we recommend to first drop your bags and then to park cheap at Park and Ride Zeeburg. Of course we will share more elaborate details once you have made the booking.
About the area
Our houseboat is moored on KNSM island that is part of the Eastern Docklands of Amsterdam. Merchants and world travellers used to depart from here to the East Indies, the United States and Surinam. Today KNSM island is known for its modern architecture, interior design shops and waterside cafes. It offers a perfect combination of relaxation, character and the liveliness of the city. We recommend to take your breakfast with commuters in Bakkerswinkel Neeltje, drink a beer with locals in Cafe De Zuid or dine with Dutch celebrities at the Harbor Club.
It is a pleasure inviting you on our Coaster Mado. Living on a boat gives us a holiday feeling year round, which we would like to share with you. During the day we are busy with work and our kids are at school, but we are happy to answer any question before and during your stay.
23 Reviews - Boutique Houseboat Cabin - cozy and private
Roger G - England
Lovely houseboat. It’s in a perfect location. Clean and tidy. Perfect place to relax after a busy day in the centre. Right next to a local swim spot for sunbathing and relaxing. Lovely peaceful evenings. Hosts were great.
Mary B - England
I came to stay a month ago on the boat and it was so nice I came back again the next time I was in Amsterdam. This time the weather was gorgeous and I got to swim in the natural pool right next to the boat. The location really is idyllic! Also visited a fantastic restaurant nearby serving Chinese hot-pot and BBQ - well worth a visit (Chengdu). The hosts are very welcoming and everything is made very easy for your visit. Will be coming back to stay when I next work in town. A perfect peaceful retreat after work.
Aria B - the United States
Sander made us feel right at home in this guest suite on his family's houseboat. The listing is very accurate and the pictures are representative of the space and furnishings. The neighborhood is quiet at night, just on the outskirts of the city with easy access via public transport (tram or bus) to the city center. This is a perfect location for a family or couple looking to relax after a day of exploring Amsterdam. Would definitely recommend and hope to stay again in the future.
Kimmy A - Australia
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay on the houseboat, it was just simply excellent! The host, the location and accommodation, could not fault a thing. The only regret is we only stayed for two nights. We will return! Thank you Sander & Marieke.
Alexis P - Canada
We could not have asked for better accommodation or hosts. Spotless clean and everything extra was in place. Felt like going home and we hated to leave. What a terrific experience!