Beatrix RAI - *luxury & location*

Apartment - Entire home/apt · Haringvlietstraat, Amsterdam, North Holland 1078, Netherlands

Luxury apartment walking distance to RAI and centre. Easy to reach from highway / airport. With all shops and restaurants a few minutes walk. Experience Dutch life in a beautiful neighbourhood right in the heart of the city. And a park 2 min walk!

Your host, Mani
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Luxury apartment walking distance to RAI and centre. Easy to reach from highway / airport. With all shops and restaurants a few minutes walk. Experience Dutch life in a beautiful neighbourhood right in the heart of the city. And a park 2 min walk!

The Space

We invite you to take few moments to see three good reasons to stay with us as a tourist or business traveller:

(1) Modern spacious 105 sq m apartment in 1930's Dutch design style building with lots of natural light and south east facing balcony. Apartment has all modern facilities to a high standard plus an authentic Dutch touch with oriental artefacts making for a comfortable and luxurious home from home with hosts who are used to having international family and friends visiting so can provide tips and advice to make for an enjoyable stay

(2) One of the best local neighbourhoods (border between Oud Zuid and Scheldebuurt). The apartment is within short walking distance of Scheldestraat and Beethovenstraat two of Amsterdam's most popular local streets for bars, wide variety of restaurants , great shops and choice of grocery stores. The Pijp is also close and is renowned for its day market and nightlife. Plus less than 5 minutes walk is a hidden gem of a park with great children's facilities. You can also walk in 20 - 30 minutes to Vondelpark, Museum quarter and little longer to Joordan. For business and conference travellers the apartment is walking distance from the RAI exhibition centre and WTC business district.

(3) Great transport links for the airport by train and taxi, to explore the city by tram and bike and to get to the rest of Holland by car as it is just 10 minutes drive of the highway. Plus easy and safe street parking for car and bikes. Happy to arrange a great taxi service if required.

Guest Access

•Own ground floor entrance with Portuguese style tiled hallway, separate dining room with direct access to kitchen and with a south facing balcony and lots of natural light in the evening
•Two quiet bedrooms - the master bedroom with double bed in the back and second bedroom with a comfortable pull out double or single bed. Plus a large couch means the apartment could easily sleep 5-6 adults although we recommend 4
•All modern facilities with (a) designer siematic kitchen with siemen appliances - oven , steamer, dishwasher, gas cooker with wok hob (b) great bathroom with walk in jet stream shower and large villeroy and boch bath tub with jets and (c) living/dining room with two way modern gas fireplace (d) bedroom with double sized Auping bed
•Authentic original dutch wooden floor and dutch glass doors were maintained during the renovation with dutch style ceilings
•Top quality appliances such as Philipps flat screen TV, broadband wifi internet connection and Harman kordan speakers
•Laundry facilities in own basement with Miele washing machine and separate dryer

Interaction with Guests

This depends on the guest
We aim to be as helpful as possible

The Neighborhood

Apartment is located on a quiet street in one of Amsterdam’s best residential areas with back facing a private residential courtyard with trees and the front across the road from a small bridge, canal and waterway
•You can walk a short distance to two of Amsterdams best street’s for shops, supermarkets, bars and restaurants - Scheldestraat with a wide selection of restaurants and eat places (less than 5 minutes) and Beethovenstraat with many shops, coffee places (around 10 minutes) as well as head towards the Pijp for its nightlife and Albert Cuyp market.
•Furthermore the apartment is less than 5 min walk from Beatrixpark designed by a leading Dutch landscape designer in the 1930’s it is one of city’s best kept secrets (and the cleanest park) which is great for walking, jogging, visiting the must see herb and flower garden and for young children with a kids play area and summer outdoor paddling pool
•The scenic part of the Amstel river is a short bike ride away as is the Amstel-Martin Luther park

Getting around

•Approximately a 20 minutes taxi ride from Schipol airport
•Alternatively you can use the train/metro stations RAI and Amsterdam Zuid/WTC which are in the area
•Trams can be taken from the Scheldestraat or Beethovenstraat (within walking distance) towards the centre with the Centraal Station approximately 25 minutes by tram
•Or alternatively by bike or walking you can easily get to the Pijp, Museaum quarter, Vondelpark, PC Hoofstraat and Joordaan
•Easy street car parking and space for your rental bikes with Park and Ride within 7 minutes taxi ride
•Close to the highway A10/A2 for driving to and from other parts of the country and easy exit to avoiding the stress of the inner city one way system and parking in the canals which is a nightmare
•Plus well situated for RAI exhibition centre (10 min walking distance), Amsterdam arena (by metro less than 30 min), and Heineken Music Hall (30 min walk)

Room type: Entire home/apt
Accommodates: 4
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 2
Extra people: $35 / night after the first guest
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Weekly Price: $1333 /week
Monthly Price: $3787 /month
Security Deposit: $631
Cleaning Fee: $63
Cancellation: Strict

Overall Guest Satisfaction

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  • Amazing neighborhood. The location is unbeatable for ppl coming to conferences at the RAI.
    Clean place, lot of light.
    Recommended for a family or couple.
    The host is great and easy going.

    June 2014
  • Beautiful apartment in an absolutely beautiful area.
    Very easy & flexible check in, right on time, didn't have to wait at all.
    I was given very helpful directions to everything I'd need nearby (all within walking distance!) and generally how to get around.

    Next time I head to amsterdam this'll definitely be the first place I check to stay in!

    June 2014
  • The Beatrix RAI (email hidden) and excellent option for a stay in Amsterdam!
    Great location near the RAI and De Pejp, a comfortable and beautiful apartment with all the amenities and a very nice neighborhood.
    The Host wa extremely cooperative and communicated easily and fast to any question and request.
    Highly recommended!

    May 2014
  • Very good experience. The appartment is modern, clean and well located on a quiet street close to Rai and De Pijp.

    April 2014
  • The reservation was canceled 32 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.

    May 2013
  • The reservation was canceled 18 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.

    May 2013
  • The reservation was canceled 98 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.

    May 2013
  • Mani is a very nice host. We had a very relax and enjoyable holiday at mani's place and Amsterdam. 5mins walk to no. 25 bus station to centre of Amsterdam, and around 35 euro taxi from airport. Very nice area with quite and beautiful garden, nice neighbourhood. I would no doubt to try again for my next visit. Thank you, Mani.

    May 2013
  • We found Mani's place very comfortable, clean and pleasant with an easy access to buses and trams. The apartment is in a great location particularly for the people who are going to the RAI for a conference. It is just in 5-10 min walking distance from RAI. Mani was quick in communication before and after booking the place and also were welcoming on our arrival.

    May 2013
  • The place is beautiful and located in the heart of the residential part of the city. The apartment is actually better than the photos itself. We did not get a chance to meet Mani, but his friend gave us a very warm welcome and helped us with all the information. Check-out was very simple and convenient. I would recommend this place to anyone who is considering it.

    April 2013
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I enjoy using the internet to find great new ways to improve life, building business startups, teaching yoga, playing football, dancing, different cultures, good food (especially Indian, Thai and Italian), visiting different countries, biking around Amsterdam. And spending time with family and friends. Having come to Amsterdam over 10 years ago, started working and discovered and explored the place as any visitor I can recommend Amsterdam and Holland. As I am now travelling more often or staying with my friend I decided to share my space. I wish you an enjoyable stay when you visit my home.
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