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Elephants on the other side of the water 
Table in the wheelhouse. Have breakfast with canal and zoo view.

Unique Houseboat + zooview in Amsterdam citycenter

Tjalling User Profile

Unique Houseboat + zooview in Amsterdam citycenter

4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
2 baths
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
2 baths
Indoor fireplaceThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.

Unique stay, You'll be captain of a historic but comfortable 25 meter ship, located on a central but quiet part of Amsterdam. From the wheelhouse you will be able to see elephants, giraffes, zebras and monkeys in the trees. (Its moored next to the zoo) The entrepotdok canal has an authentic dutch harbor atmosphere and counts 84 monumental warehouses, 3 restaurants opent on the dock this month.
Within walking distance you ll find many nice bars and restaurants
like Beerbrewery IJ in a windmill!


Indoor fireplace
Hair dryer
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 11AM


19 Reviews

Michael User Profile
August 2017
Great for a different experience. A bit of a walk to most sights but works fine with rental bikes!
Beth User Profile
June 2013
Our trip to Amsterdam was a great joy due to our stay on the house boat. Tjalling had a nice set up with a fridge for our use, two comfy beds, stand-alone shower, even a small barbeque grill! The boat is a few minutes’ walk from the grocery store and the tram. It was quite rai…
François User Profile
January 2018
Nice typical Amsterdam house-boat péniche where you can chill out and have a singular sightseeing. Everything was perfectly fine onboard with an original comfort and simplicity, revealing taste and wisdom of the owner. We thank you a lot, Tjalling;)
Paul User Profile
September 2017
What a fantastic way to stay in amsterdam. Joyce met us and checked us in, she was very knowledgable about getting around Amsterdam and the local area. The train station is a 20 minute walk or a 10 minute tram ride. Best accommodation we have stayed at so far. Having coffee and l…
Vincent User Profile
December 2016
Our first journey in Amsterdam started on this lovely houseboat..! Very cosy and also original, you will love living like a real Dutch
Dave User Profile
November 2016
Myself and my girlfriend stayed on this very spacious houseboat for 2 nights. it was surprisingly spacious and mailntained a to a high standard. The bathrooms were very impressive with really good shower : great pressure and hot water ( especially the small one ) We were only 2 b…
Olga User Profile
October 2016
We really enjoyed living on the boat! It was really funny and unforgettable

Hosted by Tjalling

Amsterdam, NetherlandsJoined in June 2013
Tjalling User Profile
19 Reviews
After traveling (worrking as guide expedtion leader in South America and Antarctica and sailing(tallships) around the world. I thought my roots would settle better in water last year I moved to this great houseboat. a quite street with sounds of the zoo and lots of green make it …
Languages: Deutsch, English, Español, Nederlands
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