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Houseboat IDEAAL II -very spacious, fully private

living room with fire place
4.5 of 5 stars
Very good
6 reviews
living room with fire place
spacious kitchen with large dining table
fully private sundeck with sunrise till sunset panoramic view
sitting area 2nd bedroom with original antique details from 1932
2nd kitchen in deckhouse
sitting area / double bed
antique cabinet in sitting area
3rd bedroom with original large bunk
sunny deckhouse-kitchen
1st bathroom with round jetted tub
2nd bathroom, nicely finished with marble and teak wood
rear sundeck seen from inside wheelhouse
historic picture, sailing
cosy extra outside sitting area in bow of the boat
main entrance
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7
Spacious, very comfortable Amsterdam houseboat with a great atmosphere
Sleeps 6 comfortably.

Split level, living room- kitchen- dining
Next to this is the luxurious bathroom, with marble floor, and round jetted tub and shower and the bedroom with large double bed.
The enire boat is well insulted with comfortable central heating in all rooms (bedrooms, bathrooms etc)
The boat is very comfortable, also in winter
In the living room: for extra cosyness there is a fireplace for you to use if you like (fire wood provided)
Cable TV, stereo, free high-speed WiFi
The spacious kitchen is equipped with anything you could need. dishwasher, microwave, hot-air oven, coffe-maker, refridgerator with freezer compartment and all cooking utensils

in the rear of the boat:
Charming antique, original captains quarters with newly renovated modern...
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About the owner, Mariette B
Languages spoken: English, Dutch
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 31 days ago
Listed since : Dec 2011
Overall rating: 4.8 / 5.0
Based on 35 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #FKN2318520 by: FlipKey
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4.5 of 5 stars Very good - based on 6 reviews
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libby g
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015 for a stay in January 2015

Stayed for our 21st, owners of the boat made us feel very welcome even though we were a bunch of youngsters! I'd recommend renting a bike as there was so much to see and gives you a lot of freedom. The boat it's self is very clean and can easily fit 6 adults in, 2 double beds and 2 single... more

Management response:

Thanks for your nice words. I also hope to see you back! Don't forget to bring your swimming suits in summertime. more

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Oddvar D
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015 for a stay in January 2015

Four Norwegian male friends in their 40ies staid at the Houseboat Ideaal II during a windy week-end in Amsterdam. Everything we needed was included, and there was plenty of space. Location was fairly central (due to the bad weather, we used taxi to get to the city center - otherwise: Walking / biking distance). A super-marked in walking distance and... more

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It was good to have you on board. Thanks again for staying with us! more

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 for a stay in September 2014

Booking and information went perfectly. Mariette did her best to make our stay perfect. The boat is big and have plenty of space. Located in the east of Amsterdam. Approximately 10 min by car, train or taxi to the center of Amsterdam. Bathroom and kitchen are clean and well-equipped. The beds are good. The sun terrace is perfect. The surrandings... more

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Thanks for your nice review! Very welcome to come back! more

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  • Alarm Clock
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
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  • Tax rate: 11.0% of rental - Tax
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