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Charming, Authentic Houseboat Amsterdam Centre

Ayla & Jake is a superhost.
Ayla & Jake

Charming, Authentic Houseboat Amsterdam Centre

4 guests2 bedrooms2 beds2 baths
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
2 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the houseboat to yourself.
Ayla & Jake is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Indoor fireplace
This is one of a few places in the area that has this feature.

This 2 Bedroom/2 Bath ship is located on a quiet & sunny canal, a true oasis in the heart of Amsterdam. We are walking distance from Central Station / Ferries, Anne Frank House, the historic canal district and Jordaan, cafes, restaurants and boutiques. Tram 3 nearby takes you to the Museumplein/ Van Gogh and Rijks museums. We are honoured to be 5-star superhosts 6 years running. For half the month of May 2020 and the first half of June our entire houseboat is available for 2-4 persons.


Indoor fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed



13 reviews
Josh User Profile
June 2018
If you are wondering if you can really have a great experience in Amsterdam on a houseboat, you can, right here on Westerdok. The kitchen is well equipped. We stayed here with another couple and got along great. The second bedroom (the one closest to the street) is very tight to…
Bethany User Profile
June 2018
We LOVED our time on your beautiful boat! It was a welcome peaceful refuge from the bustle of the city. We had 2 days when it was 30 degrees (90 degrees Fahrenheit) and the boat got hot. Nonetheless, overall this charming boat and the surrounding flower-covered dock were…
Yoni User Profile
May 2018
Authentic, stylish and clean, at a perfect place close to city center. The stay was above expectation. Thanks so much.
Donna User Profile
June 2017
If you are looking for a unique place to stay close to everything Amsterdam has to offer, look no further than Ayla and Jake's charming houseboat on Westerdock! They even permit well-behaved dogs! Great location offering peace and quiet. You won't be disappointed.
Liz User Profile
May 2017
Visitors will quickly understand why Ayla and Jake are rated as Super Hosts. Three of us spent a week there in May '17. Although we never met Ayla and Jake, they responded very quickly to emailed questions. Their colleague Francois welcomed us warmly and explained everything…
Ben User Profile
May 2018
Wonderful houseboat, perfect interior decoration, very functional, close to the central station (10-15 min walk) and city center and yet quiet location. Great bathroom and kitchen. Had a great time w/ our 3 children (7/3/2). Off course, you’ll need to have an eye on little ones…
Kristinn User Profile
May 2017
A wonderful place and a charming boat with cool interior and all the things you need! Would stay again if we got the chance.

Hosted by Ayla & Jake

Amsterdam, NetherlandsJoined in January 2012
Ayla & Jake User Profile
324 Reviews
11 References
Ayla & Jake is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
We are a Dutch couple (I am originally American) who love to travel and meet people, so having a b&b is a great way to bring the world closer to us! We were introduced to each other on a hot summer's day at a beach party at Blijburg by Jake's dog Max (who was on the planet for…
Interaction with guests
We will not be on the ship when it is being used by our guests, but will be available through the airbnb app to answer any questions. ; ) We will also have a friend assigned to be available for any needs while you are here.
Languages: Nederlands, English, Français, Deutsch
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
Always communicate through AirbnbTo protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 4:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
After 4:00 PM
11:00 AM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
  • No smoking
  • No parties or events
  • Pets are allowed