Amsterdam Houseboat House-Boat Hotel Amsterdam


Geminia II is the name of this floating house. It is mooring on Amsterdam's most outer ring canal, on Jozef Israëlskade, that borders between 2 districts “De Pijp” (considering as Amsterdam's Quartier Latin with a lively mixture of culture, food and sights) and “Rivierenbuurt” (Rivers Neighborhood hence most of the streets are named after Dutch rivers). This is the birthplace and home to some of the very best of Amsterdamse School of architecture and it's here, guests will marvel maze of brick buildings that were built in round and expressive forms, with towers, figurative sculptures, ornamental spires and decorative windows and doors. Just a stone’s throw away from Jozef Israëlskade is Amsterdam’s main river, De Amstel. Strolling a long its riverbank is the joy of watching the river’s most frenzy water activity, the rowing.

TheHouse-Boat II's lay out and decoration offer guests the enchanting country-living style ambience. Its fully furnished interior also provides the most pleasant and comfort of a home for your stay and visit of Amsterdam and it can accommodate up to four people. Two in the bright bedroom with a queen-size bed and two on a large pull-out sofa bed in the living room.

The living room is dominating by a wall unit that adorns with a large collection of various charming and decorative items that reflect the owners' personal touch. The cozy arrangement of the siting area with comfortable sofas does give guests a full view out to the water. Also here, a window can be open for direct access to a small boat landing and for guests to sit watching the canal's water activities and it's living nature such as birds, ducks and swans. There is a folded dining table that tugs nicely between the sofa and the kitchen and it can be unfolded to sit up to 6 persons. The warm solid-pinewood of an open-plan kitchen is fully equipped with all the necessities to ensure your stay a hassle free one. Next is the stylishly finished bathroom with heating radiator and has a walk-in shower, a washbasin, a WC and fresh towels. For your disposal, iDock is provided and high speed Wi-Fi is available as well as many cable channels to browse plus washing machine, iron and ironing board.

To make guests' stay more convenient, the houseboat situates just one block away from the busy commercial street of Van Woustraat. Here guests can find numerous supermarkets, convenient stores, specialty shops, international eateries/restaurants, bars/cafes and many other services. Furthermore, on this same street, tram number 4 can be taken for a short ride direction north to city center and central station or south to RAI exhibition center and Amsterdam RAI train station.


Read more

Guest reviews:

Séjour Amsterdam
by Michaël Teyssier

Nous avons passé un excellent séjour dans cette magnifique péniche, nous y avons dormis 4 nuits pour visiter Amsterdam.
La péniche est idéalement situé, proche de tout.
Le calme demeure dans la péniche et il est très bien équipé.
Tout été parfait, a refaire...

Great House Boat in the Pijp neighborhood
by Jason Bacha

Well situated in the southern part of the Pipj neighborhood. Less than 5 minute walk to the tram, restaurants, and supermarkets. The house boat is extremely spacious, clean and comfortable. Excellent kitchen and bathroom facilities, and sitting in the living area with the windows open, watching all the revelers and passerbyes on boats was a highlight. Rita and Rod were wonderful, accommodating hosts; extremely friendly, helpful, and happy to go the extra mile for your stay. Highly recommended, and thanks again Rita and Rod for the wonderful Amsterdam experience!

Pfingsten auf dem Hausboot
by Daniela

Es war wundervoll. Das Hausboot ist sehr schön eingerichtet und super gelegen. Wir sind morgens meist in die Stadt reinspaziert, die ÖV-Anbindung ist auch perfekt. In der Nähe gibts einen Supermarkt und ein indisches Restaurant, das ich nur empfehlen kann.

More reviews »
Book Now!

Houseboat rentals Amsterdam: