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Captain's cabin on a houseboat

Evert Jan is a superhost.
Evert Jan

Captain's cabin on a houseboat

Private room in houseboat
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1.5 baths
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1.5 baths
Sparkling clean
17 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Evert Jan is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
90% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

A modern bed and breakfast on our houseboat Johanna. Moored on the shore of lake IJmeer near the former seaside entrance of Amsterdam. Take a break from the busy city center at only a 16 minute tram ride from the Central Station!


Hair dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed



65 reviews
Brian & Erica User Profile
Brian & Erica
October 2019
We loved staying here for the first 4 nights of our European adventure. The space is creative and cozy, the hospitality phenomenal (wonderful homemade breakfast every morning, great travel tips and little touches everywhere to make our stay extra special). Staying here gave us…
Bao User Profile
June 2019
This place is beyond all our expectations! Evert Jan and his hospitality made our stay so perfect and welcoming. The room was thoughtfully designed with all the amenities, and it is squeaky clean! The homemade breakfast was the cherry on the top. Definitely recommend to anyone…
Nicholas User Profile
May 2019
Wow! Evert Jan provided an outstanding Airbnb experience! He is the most accessible, friendly and accommodating host I've ever had. The ship that he has renovated is incredibly beautiful, stylish, safe and clean! I highly recommend this room to everyone coming into Amsterdam as…
Jeannie User Profile
June 2018
I wanted an Amsterdam houseboat experience and I cannot imagine a better one than staying with Evert Jan. The home itself is simply marvelous— full of modern touches and sparkling clean. Listening to Evert Jan explain the work he and a friend had done to make his dream home a…
Chris User Profile
May 2018
Easily one of the nicest and most unique places we've had the pleasure of staying in. Central to tram, groceries, and a few restaurants, five minutes walk away. Evert was a fantastic host, offering advice on things to see, efficient routes to get around town, and arranging a taxi…
Gene User Profile
May 2018
There isn't enough space here to express how wonderful Evert, his family and a stay on their ship is! On the lake, a 20 minute tram ride from Central Station it is just the right distance to get you out of the cacophony of Amsterdam but close enough to get to all the sights in…
Konrad User Profile
October 2017
Wow! Amazing! Superior accommodations in every way; great host, nice neighborhood, a unique living experience, beautiful design, and comfortable room. Loved starting the day with breakfast in the wheelhouse. Staying here was a highlight of the trip, so don’t hesitate to book.

Hosted by Evert Jan

Amsterdam, NetherlandsJoined in July 2014
Evert Jan User Profile
65 Reviews
Evert Jan is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Every day on the water is a good day! We are a family of 5. We live on our recently converted house boat Johanna. A new life, full of adventure, in our beautiful and beloved city of Amsterdam.
Interaction with guests
We will be around if you need any help. We love to share information about Amsterdam and our neighborhood.
Languages: Nederlands, English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 12:00 PM
After 3:00 PM
12:00 PM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events