Livingroom and balcony
Enjoy a glass of wine on the terrace
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Groundfloor living area
Ensuite bathroom
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Puur Vreeland - 25min from Amsterdam

Welcome aboard this countryside houseboat, with a luxurious touch and a stylish interior!

Excellent! 4.7/5 (10 reviews)

Houseboat highlights

  1. Close to both Utrecht and Amsterdam
  2. Incredibly stylish, comfortable interior
  3. Large roof terrace
  1. Located in amazing countryside
  2. Outstanding local, fresh breakfast

Houseboat summary

The B&B in Vreeland is a modern, stylish houseboat apartment on the river 'de Vecht', only fifteen minutes from Amsterdam. Situated right in the middle of one of the most beautiful rural areas of the Netherlands, this houseboat has an amazing view over a small nature reserve. Away from buzzing Amsterdam or Utrecht, this houseboat allows you experience something truly unique; both in experience and in service.

Even though you're only a short drive away from the city of Amsterdam, you feel like you're right in the middle of nature (which you are!). Take a refreshing dive in the river, or walk up to one of the beautiful mills that the Netherlands is famous for. Enough of nature? No problem, both Utrecht and Amsterdam are just a whim away.

Whether you enjoy your breakfast on the terrace overlooking the water, or if you watch the stars on the roof terrace with a bottle of wine: this B&B gives you an authentic Dutch experience, with a hint of luxury and personal service.

Houseboat description

Our cozy houseboat can sleep up to six people. There is one large master bedroom with ensuite bathroom (i.e. bath, walk-in shower, toilet, and double sink). There are two other bedrooms. One also has a double bed, while the other has a single bed, and a children's bed. It is possible to set up an additional baby bed in one of the rooms as well!

The roof terrace is huge; about 100 square meters. From your room you can jump right into the water; your own natural personal pool. If you like, you can also rent our own boat to make an adventurous or romantic trip on the river Vecht. From your comfortable living room you can even fish in the summer, and ice skate in the winter.

The kitchen is fully equipped, and the Wifi is free.

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Property type

Moored houseboat

Payment policy

Cancellation policy

Security deposit


Check in/out time

Check in between 15:00 and 00:00.

Check out before 11:00.


3 Bedrooms, 6 Sleeps

Number of double beds: 2
Number of single beds: 2


Number of bathrooms: 1
Number of en-suite bathrooms: 1
Number of toilets: 2

Holiday type

Rural / countryside
Historic / sightseeing
Town / city

Lake / riverside
Sporting activities


Fully equipped kitchen
Microwave / oven

Linen provided
Towels provided
Dining table & chairs


Satellite / Cable tv

WiFi / internet

Outdoor facilities

Terrace / balcony

Sun loungers

Heating / cooling

Central heating


Sea views
Panoramic views

City views
Close to the ariport

General information

Car is recommended

Child friendly

Activities nearby

Swimminig / watersports
Walking / hiking

Cycling / mountain biking
Amusement park / water park


Houseboat owner


I am a sociologist who has worked in education for many years. After my retirement I moved from a house in a medium-sized city to a house in the middle of nature, on the most beautiful river in the Netherlands, De Vecht. I am firmly convinced that I live together with my wife in one of the most picturesque places in the Netherlands. knows. In Vreeland, in the countryside and yet (by car) very close to Amsterdam and Utrecht. I would also like to let others enjoy and experience what living and holidaying in nature means.

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Response time
Normally within 24 hours
Language spoken
Dutch, English

10 Reviews - Puur Vreeland - 25min from Amsterdam

Excellent! 4.7/5

  1. Tamara I - England

    30 Aug

    Lovely few days

    what a beautiful location for a holiday.  We loved the boat with incredible views and so close to both Utrecht and Amsterdam.  The kids loved the pedalo to take out on the water.  Cor was so friendly and the kitchen was brilliantly equipped 

    thank you Cor!

  2. Legieta

    17 Oct

    Lovely houseboat near Utrecht

    Lovely house boat. There is no door for bathtub, shower, and toilet at the downstair though. It has nice view in the morning and lovely place to bike.

  3. Mandy B - the Netherlands

    12 Aug

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    Neat reception by hostess. Everything present. Only the houseboat and the space outside was not clean and tidy.

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  4. Willem - the Netherlands

    15 May

    Great houseboat for a group Show original

    What a perfect location for a group! Nature, city, vacation !!!

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  5. Thibault - France

    30 Aug

    Great house boat with Amsterdam just 20 minutes away

    We had a great stay at Cors' boat house. For a family vacation with young children knowing how to swim, it is a great option during warm weather season, as part of the day is spent enjoying the view of the boathouse and for children to play in the water and the rest of the day is spent in Amsterdam as only 20 - 25 minutes away by car. Cor is a great host and the interior of the boat house is really nice. Definitelly a place to recommand.

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