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floating room on amsterdam canal

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floating room on amsterdam canal

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.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
This is one of a few places in the area that has this feature.

The space

comfortable room on a houseboat in great location in Amsterdam.
with private shower , toilet and entrance.
big sliding window with view on pretty canal.
use of outside terrace looking out at the windmill



Cable TV
Hair dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed



250 reviews
Outstanding hospitality
Quick responses
Amazing amenities
Isabel User Profile
November 2019
I don’t even know where to begin. Ben’s place is probably the best AirBnB I have ever stayed at! From the moment we checked in, we were greeted by Ben who gave us a quick tour of the houseboat which was so sparkling clean. The view from the room was so stunning and it was nothing…
Chelsey User Profile
November 2019
A very kind host, a delicious breakfast, and a calm, quiet location easily accessible to central Amsterdam. We LOVED it and would highly recommend to anyone looking for a unique experience!
Wendy User Profile
November 2019
Ben was a fantastic host. Warm, caring and makes an awesome breakfast! The view is beautiful and nicely located by a windmill brewery! Very east transportation into the center as well! Definitely recommend his place and would stay again in the future!!!
Claire User Profile
November 2019
Ben’s floating room on the canal was absolutely perfect for our stay. It was just my mom and I and we could not have been happier with the place, location and warm hospitality of Ben. It’s located just outside the main hustle and bustle which we loved retreating back to our…
Oscar User Profile
October 2019
Ben is a very friendly and welcoming host. He has a great place perfect for our 2 night stay. Very nice touches and amenities. The breakfast he made for us was delicious and perfect for a quick meal before a long day out sightseeing. He also gave us great tips and a couple local…
Charlotte User Profile
October 2019
Wow!! What an awesome space. Ben is a fantastic host and if you like beer you are in walking distance to Brouwerij 't IJ. Beware- you will miss this place when you leave- you will miss the breakfast of croissants, meats and cheese- you will miss the ducks and geese swimming…
Jamie User Profile
October 2019
DON’T WAIT, book this now! I’ve been to many Airbnb’s, but this one was by far the best! Ben is an amazing host. This bnb is very cute, clean and a great value! Ben’s breakfast spread was way better than expected. Not too far of a walk to the main part of the city. Would def stay…

Hosted by Ben

Amsterdam, NetherlandsJoined in July 2012
Ben User Profile
250 Reviews
Friendly hospitable guy ,have been working in the hospitality industry in Canada (Vancouver) and in Amsterdam for a long time. I have traveled all over north-america,mexico and europe have a good knowledge of things to see and do in Amsterdam and my aim is to make your stay…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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Things to keep in mind

House Rules

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