About this listing
Basic, nice 1 bedroom for rent in my flat in Rotterdam. It contains a 2 person bed.
The tram and metro are on a few minutes walk. I will give you a key and feel free to move around day & night in the city of Rotterdam!
Private bed room for rent in Rotterdam Center East, Kralingen. 1.
Depending on our availability and our own travel schedule, we sometimes rent 0, 1, 2, or the complete apartment. You can check the calendar/availability in the following listings:
Bed Room 1: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/728487 (this room I used to rent out for a longer period, so if you click here, you will find some reviews of previous guests, about me & the apartment.
Bed Room 2: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/6930515
Bed room 3: no link.
Complete apartment: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/6930782
This is the perfect place for business travellers, students and tourists: located in the east of the center of Rotterdam, neighborhood “Kralingen”, which is Rotterdam's most desirable neighborhood. It is very beautiful and close to basically anywhere you want to go in Rotterdam, and this place can also function perfectly as a base to travel around the Netherlands and Belgium during your day trips.
There is a living room (30 m2) and a private bedroom (12m2; the bed is 1.40m x 2.00m).
There is a dishwasher, coffee-machine, dryer, washing machine, and everything is clean and tidy.
The apartment is situated in an old house, built in 1918. However, it was completely renovated 10 years ago.
There is wireless internet and balcony (for the smokers).
Sights: all major sights of Rotterdam are reachable within 10 minutes by public transportation:
•the river “Maas”, the park “Kralingse Plas”, Erasmus University, Erasmus Medical Central MC, congress hall De Doelen, shopping center, Cubic houses, fruit and vegetable market (on Tuesdays and Saturdays), World Trade Center WTC, central train station, train station Blaak, Excelsior soccer stadium, Feyenoord soccer stadium, Erasmus bridge, Boymans & Van Beuningen, museums, and many more.
• many restaurants and bars: there is 1 superb restaurant with a Michelin star close by, and within 5 minutes walking distance there are a few bakeries, supermarket (Albert Hein chain), lunch rooms, restaurants for the average budgets. Restaurants like tapas bar, a good Italian, Thai, Chinese, Dutch; you are also welcome to cook your own food in the kitchen in the apartment; and there are many bars, ranging from basic Dutch cafes to cocktail bars. Clubs are in the center of town, which is 10 minutes by tram or bike.
•Tram stops in front of the door, the water taxi stops nearby, metro stops around the corner
•All major cities are within 1.5 hour reach by car or train from Rotterdam, like Amsterdam, the Hague (Den Haag), Leiden, Utrecht, Antwerp and Brussels.
Parking is possible in front of the door (like anywhere else in Rotterdam center, you pay by hour for parking)
If you need any tips for going out in Rotterdam over day and night, just ask me; I am glad to advice you over my city. I have lived in this apartment since 8 years and I love it.
The price includes, bed sheets/bedlinnen, towels, use of kitchen, use of living room and you can borrow my Lonely Planet the Netherlands.
Breakfast is not included, but around the corner is a bakery and a lunch room.
- No babies or children allowed.
The house has 3 bedrooms and a living room. There is 1 toilet and 1 bathroom. I myself (recently graduated Dutch male student) live in one bedroom. In the 2nd bedroom a friend is living.
The 3rd bedroom is for rent on this website.
You will have a private bedroom, with a single bed for 1 person. For eventual additional guests I have 1 air mattress.
I speak English and Dutch fluently, and a bit of German.
- you will get keys of the house
- shared bath room
- shared toilet
- private bed room
Interaction with Guests
- I will be around in the house; I am there if you have a small question, but I am often behind my computer to work.
The neighborhood is Kralingen, which is the Center-East of Rotterdam.
Parking is possible in front of the door (paid through a machine, by credit/debit card).
Tram stops in front of the door.
Metro is a few minutes walk from the house.
oTreat the house like your own house and I will be happy.
oSmoking is allowed on the balcony
oCheck in and check out times is flexible. It depends on if there is a new guest arriving on the same day.
oYou can use the living room to relax and watch television, etc
oYou can use the kitchen to cook
oYou can use the washing machine & dryer for your cloths. It costs 5 euros (5 euros for the washing machine + an other 5 euros for the dryer).
oBreakfast, dinner, etc you should prepare yourself. There is a bakery and a supermarket a few minutes walk from here.
About the Host, Niels
My name is Niels. I host people in my apartment in Rotterdam sometimes and I use to travel using Airbnb. I recently graduated from the RSM Erasmus University in Rotterdam. I studied International Business in this city, and also in Singapore and Portugal. I like to travel and have seen many countries in Asia, Europe and Africa. Despite these international endevours I like my country the Netherlands as well and I am happy to tell you more about the city Rotterdam when you arrive at my place!