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Kerkplein 11, 1151 AH Broek in Waterland, The Netherlands
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful venue to recover from a transatlantic flight and be introduced to Amsterdam whilst staying in the beautiful countryside. Pamela and Karel are the consummate hosts and so helpful with every detail. We had camera problems and they researched where to go for us. They go above and beyond what is expected. Delicious breakfasts ( healthy too) overlooking... More

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Matthews, North Carolina
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Beyond our expectations!!! The Inn was gorgeous pictures do not do it justice. A special thank you to Sascha a wonderful host who couldn't of been more helpful. The breakfast was delicious and fresh. Thank you so much !!!

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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

Awesome place. Nice friendly warm staff. Great food. Very relaxed. Stunning views. We wished we stayed here longer than the 3 days. But we'll worth every penny. Monica showed us where to go and eat shop sightsee. Gave us bus tram passes. Can't thank them enough for a wonderful stay. We will be back soon. Thank you.

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Sydney, Australia
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

The Inn on the Lake must be the most exquisite small guest house in Europe! Only a few minutes on buses that seem to run every three minutes into Central Station in Amsterdam, the small well kept village of Broek in Waterland (with its 53 listed buildings) makes an ideal escape from the hustle and bustle (and cost!) of Amsterdam.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Our week at The Inn was the best part of our six week holiday. When we arrived, Linda, our stand-in hostess, settled us in to our beautiful, spacious room and then offered us a glass of wine to enjoy at one of the many lovely spots in the garden. The village is so peaceful and picturesque and the views of... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

This is a private guesthouse (so it is more than a B and B) with the best ingredients you can imagine. Pamela takes care of the excellent breakfast with two friendly ladies to help her. Also her husband Karel is in charge and he takes care of the coffee machine. In the conservatory you van enjoy your breakfast with a... More

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7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

Within the first couple of minutes of arriving, I already knew I wanted to stay here again. What a lovely warm welcome from the half-English/half-Dutch owner Pamela and her Dutch friend Monique, who also looked after us superbly. The decor throughout this historical wooden house, a former vicarage, is immaculate with extraordinary attention to detail and quality, including our room... More

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London, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Arriving at 10.30 at night we were welcomed by Pamela and her warm hospitality and immediately knew we would enjoy our stay. We started the following day with a delightful breakfast served at our table overlooking the lake. The property has been meticulously restored with an eye to detail apparent throughout, as well as in the garden. Broek is the... More

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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013 via mobile

I had the profound pleasure of staying at the Inn on the lake for 9 days. It is an absolutely lovely place! You can see a lot of love and attention has gone into it. Having the wonderful breakfast in the garden, overlooking the little lake is indescribable (if there is such a thing as heaven ...). The Inn on... More

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

My wife and I found out about Inn On The Lake via the Mr and Mrs Smith web site initially and before booking directly with the venue a last minute NINE days holiday I telephoned the Inn to reserve our room for one hour on 22/07/13 whilst securing flights. The call was answered by Pamela van der Schaar - the... More

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pastorie_9, Owner at Inn on the Lake, responded to this review

I am extremely sorry to hear of your bad experience at Inn on the Lake. We strive to make our guests feel welcome and relaxed on their vacation. And I feel that our many positive, indeed outstanding reviews amply demonstrate our commitment to making our guests stay with us one they will enjoy, remember with great affection and hopefully want... More

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Address: Kerkplein 11, 1151 AH Broek in Waterland, The Netherlands
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Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Broek in Waterland
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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