BOAT B024, studio ***
This romantic B&B is situated in the most trendy part of Amsterdam, De Pijp. Little restaurants and cosy bars are around the corner and the boat is close to several open air markets. Tram, metro and bicycle rental are all within easy reach. The owner has lived in this area for over 20 years and can advise you on the best places to visit and explore.
The boat is located on the Amstel, the view from the cosy private deck over the river is amazing. The Amstel is the natural habitat of swans, coots and ducks. The perfect spot to spend an afternoon after a day of exploring the city and watch the life o the river.
The owner is a musician and you might occasionally hear some jazzy guitar tunes in the far distance or you can go and see him performing in Amsterdam. The bedroom is an experience in itself. The entire wall is covered by a copy of one of the worlds most spectacular paintings, the Night Watch from Rembrandt. The perfect opportunity to look at the painting without being disturbed by other visitors in the museum or study some details after your visit to the Rijksmuseum.
This lovely B&B is located in the middle part of a large vessel. There is a sofa, a dining table and a kitchenette. The boat has a beautiful modern designed bathroom with a bath and a separate shower. The bedroom offers a lits-jumeaux bed. A television, stereo, washing machine and dryer are at your disposal. The boat lies next to another houseboat that you have to cross. Please be aware that houseboats have low ceilings and it can get warm inside on hot summer days.