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houseboat apartment Skippers Home

  • amazing view from your doorstep
    amazing view from your doorstep
    amazing view from your doorstep
    morning sun on your private breakfast spot
    kitchen with private entrance
    panoramic view from the living room
    original 1950's skippers home
    Property description
    Condo/Apartment – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
    The Skippershome Houseboat Apartment is a fully private, stand-alone apartment on board of The Harbour View Houseboat.
    The apartment has it's own front door. You will not share any facilities with anyone (not with other guests and not with the owner)

    private entrance/ front door
    private kitchen, living-room and bathroom
    2 bedrooms (sleeps 3)
    private place to sit outside with amazing view
    no disturbance from neighbours
    eco friendly: 6 solor panels on the roof + sun heated hot water produce about 50% of the energy usage
    The houseboat has the most amazing wide view you can imagine for a crowded city like amsterdam.
    In this apartment you can totally relax from the buzz of the day at just 10 minutes by bus or bicycle from the old city.


    free wifi, All rooms centrally heated. A...
  • Amenities & details
    • Alarm Clock
    • Boat Available
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • Deck
    • Grill
    • Housekeeping Optional
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Safe
    • Satellite TV
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Towels Provided
    • Water Views
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #FK601261 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Per night
    Default - - 7 nights
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Additional Location Information
    Eastern Docklands (knsm area) is a very popular young neighbourhood, 10 minutes by bicycle or bus from the old centre (2.5 km). In this safe and child friendly neighborhood, you will be surrounded by water, bridges, cosy boats, amazing architecture, splendid views and nice people.
    It's the perfect place to relax, just outside the crowded old centre.
    Supermarkets and other shops are within a few minutes walking. Bars and restaurants are scattered around the boat.

    Busses and trams are one block away. Busride to Central Station is 10 minutes.
    Easy public transport to Central station, van Gogh Museum and Leidse Plein night-life area.
    Any hotspot in Amsterdam is within 20 minutes reach.
    During the night, there is a nightbus, 10 minutes ride, also just one block from the boat.
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English first
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

It*s a very nice accomondation with good connection to the city centre via tram and bus. We*ve stayed for three days and found the equipment and furnishing very simple but it's enough for b&b. Taller people (1,85 Meter and above) will have problems with standing in a upright position. The scenery around the boat was very nice and romantic and... more

London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 for a stay in April 2014
person found this review helpful

Staying on the boat was a really special experience for me and the kids. it was cosy, clean, peaceful, private yet amazingly easy to get to from anywhere in central Amsterdam by tram. The simple and stylish period decor and furnishings added to the character of the apartment as well as the harbour views and the ducks nesting right next... more

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013 for a stay in August 2013


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Listed since : Aug 2013
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