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Boathouse 'Het Waternest', 20 km from Am

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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
A 2 floor Houseboat with garden, within a short distance of Amsterdam (20 km), in the lake district of “The Kagerplassen”, in midst of ' the Green Heart' of the Netherlands, up to 8 people(6 adults plus 2 kids). Close to Schiphol(Amsterdam) airport (15 min drive).

Charming two level houseboat, in an oasis of tranquillity, the Kagerplassen, a beautiful lake distrct, for swimming, relaxation, fishing, cycling, sailing and boating, Large garden, sleeps up to 8 people, private parking. Note: Not accessible during the winter months (mid November till mid March).

The plot includes a 2 floor houseboat with terrace on the waterfront, a spacious well maintained enclosed garden with lots of privacy, 2 terraces, a cottage called the “Cage” with beds for 4 people and a separate “Gazebo”, surrounded by 3 walls of glass, with a large dining...
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About the owner, rob w
Languages spoken: German, English, French, Dutch
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 10 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2014
Overall rating: 4.0 / 5.0
Based on 7 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL1469084 by: Holiday Lettings
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Cathy T
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

The whole Kaag area is very nice to explore, lots of things to do ! Living in this boat makes it even better, it is nice and cosy and the accommodation is just fine. The little motor boats are great for the children, swimming is possible if the weather is good enough. more

Gillian C
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 for a stay in April 2015

Het Waternest is comfortable and well-equipped for six people, but would be a little cramped for eight especially in poor weather. We had a great time here, perfect base for cycling to Keukenhof, driving to Space eXpo and the beach at Katwijk, and taking the train from Leiden to Amsterdam. The RIB was fun, and the bird life varied. We... more

andrea f
Milan, Italy
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

how to feel the real and daily Dutch way of life? spend you vacation at Boathouse 'Het Waternest' and you will discover it !! So kindly place with all confort and real Dutch view on channel, mulins, green garden with flowers and boats to discover the place !! a place where to stay and relax with the family more

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Boat Available
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Playground
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Sep 7, 2015 -
Oct 25, 2015
mid late season
3 nights
Oct 26, 2015 -
Nov 21, 2015
Low season late
1 night
Mar 19, 2016 -
Mar 24, 2016
early low season
3 nights
Mar 25, 2016 -
Apr 2, 2016
Holiday season 1
7 nights -- --
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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.
  • End cleaning fee: $95 / stay - Fee
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  • Boats for renting on request: $0 / stay - Fee
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How to get there
Airport: Schiphol: 9.3 mi
Railway: Leiden: 6.2 mi
Schiphol (or in English Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam Airport, Schiphol Airport Amsterdam Schiphol Airport or Amsterdam), is the largest Dutch airport and one of the most important airports in Europe. In 2010 was Schiphol in terms of passenger numbers, the fifteenth airport in the world.
The airport lies in the municipality of Haarlemmermeer, and lies about 15 km southwest of Amsterdam.
Schiphol is the home base of the Dutch airline KLM, Corendon, and Transavia. In addition it is the European hub of Delta Air Lines and the third hub of budget airline Vueling. Easyjet also use the airport as a hub. The airport is located a few meters below sea level and has six start and runways.

Car By car: Take the A4 highway, exit 5, Roelofarendsveen.
Plane By plane: From Schiphol (Amsterda...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 9.3 mi.
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