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Oosterdok, 1011 VX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Ranked #55 of 175 Specialty Lodging in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Well my husband and I booked two nights on this boat. Cheap and cheerful. ( but not overly cheap). Room small ( but we can cope with that). Young lad very polite and chatty BUT here goes. When we arrived back after an evening out we found that there were no lights working in the toilets. They didn't flush either.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a hostel where you get good service and reasonable value for money. The cabins are not very big but do not need to be as they upper deck is fine for leisure. It is not plush and luxurious but then it does not claim to be. The breakfast is fine for those of us with simple tastes. My... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I know it's Amsterdam, but where do I start? It's billed as a hotel, yet the night receptionist must of thought it was a bar. For one, music was played till late at night, even though he may have been the only person upstairs. Music was still playing at 7am! To make it worse, the music was terrible and on... More

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Northport, Alabama
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Was a great experience staying on a boat, great location with the best views of Amsterdam. Room was small but comfortable, what more does one need. The breakfast was basic but filing. Don't think I could have found a better place. Would definitely stay here again.

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Camden Town, null, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I stayed here back in July loved it!!! Staff brilliant I slept better than in the hotel I stayed at back i n march I'm staying here again for 7 nites this November I can't wait !!! And Amsterdam center 10 min walk

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London, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Great location: easy for getting into town and quiet. Really friendly and helpful staff. Breakfast hours are generous (8.30 - 10.30) and the selection is fair enough though not extensive. Bathroom facilities are shared, small but clean. The rooms could be utterly charming if they were properly clean. On first inspection they seemed ok but under the bunks it was... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Me and my friend stayed here for 2 nights Friday and Saturday, as it was our first time in Amsterdam We wanted to stay on a boat ! And make it an experience , the rooms Are small but comfortable , everything is clean and the man on reception was more than helpful ! .. It is a short walk... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We stayed for four days and we absolutely LOVED our experience in this hostel boat. The view from our room was great, and we were visited by two curious swans during our stay which was the cutest and funniest thing ever. The staff ladies were so nice and helpful, and breakfast was great, a good selection of food and drinks,... More

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Province of Siena, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We went her with 2 girlfriends and my hubby. At first I wasn't sure enoigh that I would have appreciated sleeping on a boat, but I was wrong!!! everything was fantastic and I loved the wide selections at breakfast with the view to the city!!!

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London, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Great location, cabin bunk beds were fun and very comfortable (firm mattress) and breakfast was a nice selection of cheese, sliced meats, cereal and yoghurt. Showers were basic but clean, toilets the same. We selected a cabin at the other end of the boat. clean sheets and towels provided. I would suggest ear plugs just because of door slamming and... More

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Address: Oosterdok, 1011 VX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Bed And Breakfast Boat Friesland
b&b Boat Friesland Hotel Amsterdam

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