Old Center Apartment Rental Photos and Description
Houseboat with 2 bedrooms,in the center of Amsterdam near Central Station
A special Bed and Breakfast in the heart of Amsterdam on an atmospheric boat named 'Christina'. With a unique location on the IJ, the major waterway of Amsterdam, near Central Station, it is clear why you should choose 'Boat & Toast'. First you are very close to the city, within walking distance of vibrant downtown. Everything you need like restaurants, cafes, museums, cinemas is nearby. Including the best shopping street in the Netherlands: Haarlemmerstraat and the newest Filmmuseum: 'Eye'! The latter is accessible by a ferry that leaves from a jetty almost besides the boat. The famous Anna Frank house and 'Stedelijk museum' are only 20 minutes away.
On the other hand you have the peace and tranquility. And when you are relaxing inside this cosey houseboat, or in summer, outside on deck, you can really enjoy the panoramic view, the water, the beautiful warehouses and the impressive Dutc skies; a very different world indeed.
The new apartment is located in the original captain's residence of the boat 'Christina' and is suitable for 2-4 persons.
It is fully independent with its own entrance. All rooms do have central heating. The apartment comprises a sitting room with comfortable sofa and a personal, stylish decor. A fresh bunch of flowers is a regular feature. In addition, there is also a computer with internet and Wifi present.
In the well equipped kitchen you will find a Magimix Nespresso machine with free capsules and kettle with various blends of tea.
The bedroom with the double bed, TV and DVD is in the back of the ship. It is a space with a special appearance because the striking round shape of the ship is recognizable and its wooden cabinetwork. Above all you'll enjoy the romantic atmosphere. In the 2nd bedroom there are two 1-person beds.
The bathroom has a shower and a toilet.
The location is central, in the Houtman Quarter, Centre Amsterdam, almost adjacent to Central Station (trams, buses, trains, ferries, tour boats) and close to the A10 ring road of Amsterdam. Located at the IJ, the great river that separates the inner city of Amsterdam North.
Paid parking in a parking place 50m away, or at Sloterdijk Station or 'Bos en Lommer'', both P + R parking lots, where you can park cheaper for 96 hours and get a public transport smartcard to get to and from the Centre.
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets not allowed
- unsuitable for elderly or infirm
- wheelchair inaccessible
About Sheila Elkerbout
Welcoming guests in a place you love so much yourself, is really special and satisfying.
Sheila Elkerbout purchased this apartment in 2004
Why Sheila Elkerbout chose Old Center
You never get bored of Amsterdam, it is a unique city. And because it is 'the Venice of the North', it is even more unique to experience this vibrant city from the water. And the Christina itself is a very nice mixture of comfort and feeling at home.
What makes this apartment unique
Close to the city centre, with all activity which is part of it and nevertheless only experiencing rest and quietness.