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CENTRALLY LOCATED IN THE UNESCO CANAL BELT AREA !

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 645 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

This light, bright and airy apartment in the 17 century canal area of Amsterdam sleeps 2 (living room, study, bedroom; a western king size double), has an open plan kitchen and is located in the very heart of Amsterdam between the Prinsen and the Keizers gracht.

Most of the important museums like the Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh museum, the Leidseplein, the Vondelpark, the Rembrandtsplein, the shopping streets and the best restaurants are all within walking distance. If you don't want to walk, the nearest streetcar/tram stop is less than a 5 minutes walk.

This 60 square meter (645 square ft.) apartment is the ideal location for your stay in this unique city!

More Details

Owner
Frank
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, german, dutch
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 21, 2017

About Frank

Hi I am a 45 years old guy from Amsterdam and I work as a human recourses consultant in the logistics industry. My partner and I have been living in the center of Amsterdam for many years, we both love Amsterdam, its compactness, its friendly atmosphere, its noisyness, its tranquility. Originally I am from the eastern part of the Netherlands (If you want to know the difference between Holland and The Netherlands I am happy to tell you when you here) and moved to Amsterdam when I was 21. My first room (student housing) was just around the corner and from that moment on I new I wanted to own an apartment in this part of the city.

Frank purchased this apartment in 2001

Why Frank chose Amsterdam

Although no longer living there we don't want to sell it because its such a nice apartment in such an ideal location.

Whenever we have family or friends over we let them stay there and everyone who has always loves the great location!

What makes this apartment unique

From the south facing balcony at the back side of the apartment you have a nice view of the gardens of the 17th century canal houses on the Prinsengracht. It is amazing how peaceful and tranquil it can be in the middle of a buzzling city like Amsterdam.

Amenities

Grachtengordel Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 645 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Monument View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • the bathroom has a rain shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • King size beds (1) western king size bed (180 x 210)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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CENTRALLY LOCATED IN THE UNESCO CANAL BELT AREA !
average rating of 4.9387755 based on 98 reviews
San Francisco
5

Beautiful apartment in a great location

  • 5 of 5

We spent almost a week in Amsterdam and completely enjoyed this apartment. The location is close to many restaurants and shops and yet is on a relatively quiet street. Also, close and convenient to transit. The apartment itself is very nicely appointed, super clean, just a great space. We completely enjoyed it.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place, great location

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is greatly located ans is very clean. You can do everything by Walk. The neighborhood is safe , but the neighbors are a bit noisy.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

Great Apartment/location/Owners!

  • 5 of 5

I really enjoyed my stay at the apartment. The apartment had everything I needed for a complete stay. They even provided laundry detergent for the w/d which was thoughtful.

The location of the apartment is perfect. This is my favorite area to stay in. It is easy to travel around from here. The bedroom in the rear of the apartment made for a nice restful sleep.

I would recommend this apartment!

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amman,Jordan
5

Comfortable and clean

  • 5 of 5

Amazing location in the centre of the city close to everything.The owner Frank is a cooperative person and honest. Like it so much

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Amsterdam bliss

  • 5 of 5

This apartment, centrally located, is clean, bright, quiet. It is filled with modern kitchen and bathroom accessories. It is roomy, with a comfortable bedroom and a second room with a wardrobe. The latter has access to the very quiet, private rear balcony. The apartment is within easy walking distance to shops, canal cafes, grocery stores, and even the Rijksmuseum, Anne Frank House, Van Gogh Museum, and the Westerkerk, and a short blcck to a major tram line which will take you everywhere else you'd like to go, including the train station. We stayed at Kerkstraat 20B for 14 nights--I wish it could have been 14 weeks.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Oasis in the City

  • 4 of 5

Frank's apartment is spacious, full of light and centrally located. It is beautifully situated between two canals with easy access to grocery stores, clothing shops, the tram and the main sites of Amsterdam. The rear balcony provided another option for dinners. Having laundry facilities, ample closets and dressers made it easy to keep things organized. We had brilliant weather and the street could be a tad noisy until the wee hours on the weekend. However, the bedroom is located at the rear of the apartment so it meant opening windows up during the night. Speaking of windows...lovely large windows in the front and back of the apartment letting in lots of light and wonderful cross breezes. We felt at home immediately and would highly recommend this apartment to friends and family.

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Amsterdam Central Station
Nearest Beach
21 Miles
Zandvoort or Bloemendaal
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Grachtengordel Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$203
$1,424
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $174.42

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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