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Romantic house with garden, near Amsterdam and beach

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights


About the property

Beautiful accommodation for a romantic holiday

Charming, surprisingly spacious, romantic house with big garden (S), sun terrace (S) in quiet part of the centre of Haarlem, near Amsterdam, Zandvoort beach and Nature park 'Kennemer Duinen'. All comfort. spacious living room, 3 bedrooms. Perfect holiday house for family and small groups! The right place for who loves the combination of city and nature!

Please note: the house is located in a quiet neighborhood. Do not cause nuisance to neighbors!

The house provides two double beds (140 cm), one small double bed (120 cm) and two single beds. The beds will be made at arrival. There are two cots available (no bed linen provided).

Please note: the stairs to the family room are very steep.

Clean towels are provided.

Long term parking is free at 10 min. walk. Parking for free in front of the house is possible between 9 pm and 9 am (at night) and on Sunday. Between 9 am and 9 pm (daytime) it is possible to park free for three hours with the parking card (there are two cards provided).

The house offers 3 bedrooms. On the second floor the master bedroom has a double bed and the guest room a small double, on he third floor (the attic) there are two single beds + a double bed.

Please note: the stairs to the attic are very steep!

All comfort provided: a dishwasher, oven, combi microwave/oven, washing machine, dryer, TV, a DVD-video player and stereo.

On the sunterrace is a deck chair and a lounge seating - ideal to sunbath or see the stars.

Or you can enjoy eating outside in the garden, use the BBQ, make an open fire in the terrace stove.

More Details

Mrs Tamara van den Berg
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, italian, dutch
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 16, 2017


Centrum House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • smoking allowed ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking ...
  • Tiled Stove
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Toilet - toilet
  • Clean towels are provided.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , 1 baby crib , Master
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 baby crib , Guest
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single , Family
  • The Master Bedroom has a double bed (140 cm), the guest room has a small double bed (120 cm) and the family room has two single beds and one double (140 cm). Please note: the stairs to the family room are steep. The beds will be made at arrival. There is no bed linen provided for the children cots.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

Romantic house with garden, near Amsterdam and beach
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews

Cozy and comfortable wonderful house

  • 5 of 5

We visited two families - 4 persons, 10 nights. We VERY liked Haarlem is a amazing city! Also we want to say a big thank you to Tamara. She is very friendly and talented artist, painter - in the house all decorated tastefully! really is the Romantic House with stunning charming courtyard, and comfortable home.

We are very satisfied with the trip!

  • Submitted: May 29, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words! I hope to welcome you again some day.
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Great location

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time in this house. It is a great base for exploring the local area and for getting into Amsterdam. We drove to the edge of Amsterdam and used the park and ride facility (about 20 mins drive and then about 15 minutes on the tram), which was very easy. We also enjoyed walking and cycling around Haarlem, which is a lovely town, as well as it not being far to the beach either.

The house is well furnished and has everything you need. Tamara was extremely helpful and the house was as described. Not much in the way of garden but we enjoyed the sunshine on the terrace. The stairs up to the top bedroom are very steep, but our 7 year old soon got used to them and managed in the night fine.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review. I am Always happy to hear that my guests have a good time! I hope to welcome you back one day. Best wishes, Tamara
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A wonderful, spacious house with garden in Haarlem

  • 5 of 5

The house was very accurately described. It was very clean and the owner could not have been more hospitable and helpful. A very safe and friendly neighbourhood with lots of places to shop for groceries and visit markets.

Everything was within walking distance, including the train station and the local bus which took us to the airport.

The house had everything necessary to cook meals and then some. There was lots of space for all of us and we could not have enjoyed ourselves any more anywhere else.

We highly recommend this lovely home.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2012
  • Stayed: Mar 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for this review. I am always very happy to hear that my guests have had a good time and have enjoyed the house!
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Springwood, NSW, Australia

Thanks for a Lovely Stay : ))

  • 5 of 5

We spent the last few days of our holiday in the Netherlands in Haarlem and knew we had made an excellent choice with this property. It is centrally located and the closest supermarket was within walking distance. Although parking in the street was a bit tricky, Tamara provided us with a 3-hour car parking pass which helped tremendously (plus FREE Sunday Parking). We loved your kitchen which had all the modern conveniences of home (including the toaster!). The street was quiet at night (even the garbo's were hush hush in the early morning). We visited the local Market in the Grote Market which was wonderful and the people at the VVV were very helpful also. Easy transport to Amsterdam via the train is a must and was a lovely experience. You have a lovely home Tamara, very convenient to transport and definitely a place to be proud of, thank you for allowing us to stay there. It was a great end to a fabulous holiday. We will certainly recommend this property to friends and family in Australia should they visit Holland. We'll be back! Tot Ziens : ))

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2010
  • Stayed: May 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very good house

  • 5 of 5

The house is really beautiful and full optioned.

My two kids (5 and 2 years old) enjoyed a lot up and down stairs.

Everything ok.

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2010
  • Stayed: Apr 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Place to Stay

  • 5 of 5

Our family of six was very comfortable and appreciated the living space—all three floors. We enjoyed the garden in back and ate outside a number of times. The kitchen was well equipped and allowed us to make meals easily. The younger ones liked the ladder to the third bedroom. Also, the owner’s artwork gave the house a personal and overall unique feel.

For Amsterdam visits, we opted for a 20-minute walk along the canals to the Haarlem train station. Amsterdam was a quick hop away. Also, in the other direction one could visit the sea within minutes.

Haarlem is a good city to visit itself. From the house, it’s less than a ten minute walk to a choice of grocery stores. Restaurants and interesting visiting sites are only few minutes further. An odd museum called Teylers mixed science, art and other stuff and turned out to be a delight.

We would return without hesitation.

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Nearest Ferry
22 Kilometres
Nearest Train
1500 Metres
Haarlem NS
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Nearest Beach
10 Kilometres
Bloemendaal, Zandvoort
Car: not necessary

An affordable dream location for city- as well as nature lovers. With Amsterdam, The Hague and Utrecht reached with Public transport within 30 min, it is the best location for your city holiday trip: museums, bars, great restaurants, all the high lights of four city's.

But if you look for a quiet holiday with lots of fresh air and sports, you can go for cycling, walking, water sport, horse riding and golf. But you can also just lounge on your own roof terrace, in the hippiest beach bars of Bloemendaal (such as Woodstock) and Zandvoort or in the centre of town, just a 5 minutes walk.

Specials not to be missed: De Keukenhof (famous flower exhibition in the open), Linnaeushof (biggest play garden of Europe) and much more.


Rates & Availability

Centrum House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $22 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $217.89

Included in the rent:
- bed linen
- towels
- use of internet
- use of parking cards
- use of baby/childrens cot
- cleaning
Minimum stay: six nights.
Extra for a party bigger than 6 people:
€ 15 - p.p.p.n. low season.
€ 20 - p.p.p.n. high season.
€ 200.
The deposit will be returned at check out, provided that the house is left in order and without deficiencies.

Rates include: bed linen, towels, cleaning, use of the internet (WiFi), central heating, basic needs.
To ensure your reservation a down payment of 1/3 of the total rent is required.
The deposit for the house is 200 euro, for the parking card 25 euro per card.
The deposit(s) will be returned at check out, provided that the house is left in order and without deficiencies.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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