About this listing
Quiet+cosy studio+garden at Unesco central canals next to Opera+Hermitage+Rembrandt house. Walking distance to super+flea+flowermarket, restaurants+any museum, sight+attraction. Tram+metro Waterloo at 3min. Easy access to CS 10min+rest of the city.
This studio is reserved for youngsters.
Central, quiet, clean and compact modern groundfloor garden studio, in the backyard of a historical canal home. At walking distance of all Amsterdam sights and highlights. Across the Hermitage museum, next to Rembrandthouse, the Opera and flea market Waterlooplein. Rembrandtplein and Singel flowermarket at 10 mins. Tour boats, tour buses and ticketshop around the corner.
- The best thing about this apartment is probably its location. It is very central and scenic, in a relatively green and quiet part of the city centre with amenities close at hand and the 'hustle and bustle' at a pleasant distance. From the studio supermarkets, restaurants, shopping, clubbing and all of Amsterdam's attractions and sights are within walking distance.
- Public transport to and from airport / central station or anywhere else in the city is also fast and easy. Tram and metro are at 100 meters at Waterloo plein. Travel time to & from central station is 10 minutes.
The studio is not large or big, but 5 windows at two sides and high ceilings make it bright and airy. It is about 15 m2 (160 square feet). It is compact and self containing with a full bathroom and self catering with a kitchen.
This accommodation is most suitable for young people on a short city break or business trip who want rest and privacy, do not need a lot of (indoor) space, plan to spend a lot of time outdoors and still like to have the choice to cook in or eat out.
The kitchen has a 2 pot gas stove, a fridge and a microwave. Pot, pans and utensils, water kettle, pressure coffee pot, sugar, salt & pepper, oil & vinegar, coffee & tea are provided. There is also a small kitchen table with 2 chairs.
The modern compact bathroom with mechanical ventilation and a towel radiator has a toilet, a thermostat shower and a sink.
The bed is a double bed that measures 160 x 200 cm (dimensions compare with a queen bed) and 2 small bed tables and 2 reading lamps.
- Kitchen, bath towels, bed linen, shampoo and a hair blower are provided. Other amenities include a TV, a MP 3 player and WiFi.
The studio is centrally heated and temperature is regulated with its own kettle and thermostat. All 5 windows (of which 1 can be opened) have adjustable blinds, manually operated.
The studio has recently been renovated and has modern interiors and finishes like a white kitchen and cupboard, plastered walls, black and white tiling and oak wooden flooring.s
From the studio, that is detached from the canalhouse main building and privately situated at the backyard, guests will have access to the secluded outdoor patio garden. At the patio is a bench for private use (smoking allowed) in front of the studio.
Interaction with Guests
Guests booking this studio are typically independent experienced travelers looking for quiet and private accommodation. They like being on their own but they do contact their host in case of issues during (or before) their stay. They respect the house, the rules, and the cleaner.
The neighborhood is very central but relatively quiet and green, with the hustle just around the corner, and it has good amenities like cafes, restaurants, theaters, cinema's, clubs, shopping and supermarkets. Nearby sights and attractions include the Hermitage, Rembrandt house and the Opera. Also the popular Rijks and Van Gogh museum, NEMO and Anne Frank house are within walking distance from the studio.
- Within 5 minutes :
Plantage / Downtown.
Hermitage Museum, Jewish quarter, Club Air, Waterloo flea market, Hortus Botanical gardens, Blue bridge, National Opera & Ballet, Gassan Diamonds, Carre National theatre, Skinny Bridge, Willet Holthuysen canal house museum, Rembrandt house, Rembrandt square, Supermarket Albert Heijn, bustour stop, boattour stop. Plantage.
- 10 minutes:
Nieuwmarkt / Downtown.
Flowermarket at Singel,Utrechtse straat (boutique-shopping, dining), Artis Royal Zoo, Tushinschki movie theatre, FOAM, EYE, China Town, Nieuwmarkt, Amstel hotel.
- 15 minutes:
RedLight district, Dam square, Madame Tussaud, Royal Palace, Bijenkorf department store, Nemo, Albert Cuyp market, Oude Kerk, Museum Het Grachtenhuys, National Maritime museum, Kalverstraat (chain-shopping), Amsterdam museum, Begijnhof, Lord in the Attic museum, Dapper market, Dutch Resistance museum.
- 20 minutes:
De Pijp / Oud-Zuid.
Rijksmuseum, Nine streets (boutique shopping), Nieuwe Kerk, Leidse plein, Heineken experience, Museum Van Loon (canal house museum & garden), Tropenmuseum.
- 25 minutes:
Van Gogh Museum, Anne Frankhouse, Stedelijk museum, Vondelpark, PC Hooftstraat (high end boutique shopping, place where Dutch rich & famous go).
TO CENTRAL STATION
Train from Airport to Central station - 15 mins.
Tram 26/bus 37 from P+R Zeeburg I+II (car park) to Central station - 10 mins.
Tram 9/ 14 or metro 51/53/54 from Central Station to Waterlooplein - 10 mins. TO ACCOMMODATION The studio is around the block from Waterlooplein - a 3 minutes walk to Nieuwe Herengracht.
Other Things to Note
- Not for elderly. Reserved for youngsters with verified profiles.
-Minimum stay is 3 nights and 2 nights in between standing bookings with only 2 nights left in between, or last minute.
- Ground floor accommodation. Convenient with luggage.
- Supermarket Albert Heyn and bike rental McBike at 5 minutes.
1. No smoking. Only at patio.
2. No Parties. Only at club or cafe.
3. No invitees. Booked guests only.
4. No bicycles. Only at street.
5. Violating = vacating. No refunds.
From Sep 1 - Nov 30, 2015 the minimum stay is 3 nights.