Room and Garage AK88 ****
Close to the centre, only 15 minutes walk to the Dam square and 5 minutes from the Heineken Brewery and square, you find this sunny bedroom with kitchenette, study and patio on the ground floor of a totally renovated house, built in 1895. A heavenly tranquility in the middle of one of the most vibrant areas in the city. Optionally there is also a garage for rent for 12,50 euro a day.
The house has bright colors and it offers a perfect combination of old details with modern comfort. The large palm tree in the middle of the patio is beautiful. The room is fairly exclusive and very relaxing with a private sauna and boxspring of 1.20 mtr. wide and 2.10 mtr. The use of the sauna 12,50 euro, but the first time it's free of charge! From the bed you can watch televison. The room has a large skylight with an electrical operated curtain.
In the room is a bathroom with toilet, sink and shower. The patio offers privacy to cool off after the sauna, or to take a sun bath. The study/office has to be shared, but is daily available and you can receive eventual visitors. In the study is an second water closet. In the garage you find a washer and dryer, iron and ironingboard. There are kitchen utilities to prepare breakfast or lunch and a microwave. Two supermarkets and a bakery are only a few steps away.
The house is located in the middle of the Pijp. The neighborhood is lively and quite busy and there are many small businesses, shops and art galleries established. Not to forget, the Albert Cuyp market behind the house, the longest market in the Netherlands. On the corner are at least 8 restaurants and even more café's, because this is the place to be for locals. You can rent bikes in the street but also walk to nearly all interesting places, the Rijksmuseum, the Leidsesquare, Casino, the Utrechtsestaat (exclusive clothes), Rembrandtsquare and Concertbuilding are all in less then 10 to 15 minutes to reach by footh.