My apartment is on the 2nd floor of a 17th century monument in a very quiet street in the heart of historical Amsterdam Center, on walking distance from Central Station.
Please be aware that you have to climb two typically 'Amsterdam ' stairs! So pretty steep if you are not used to it or you have mobility problems. Of course I will help you with your luggage.
The guestroom is on the 2nd floor of a 17th century monument in a very quiet street in the heart of Amsterdam Center, on walking distance from Central Station.
From Central Station, you can also take the Metro (subway) line 51, 53 or 54. Just one stop after Central Station, get off at Nieuwmarkt, take exit Nieuwmarkt. My address is 100 m away from this Metro exit.
The guest room that I rent out to you is on the backside of the building and therefore very quiet. Therefore, be aware that every sound will be heard by our neighbours, so please no loud music or loud conversations.
Also: it is highly appreciated when you take off your shoes in the appartement. Clean house shoes will be provided to you.
The entrance of my apartment leads to a hallway.
Shower and toilet are also on that hallway, so you don’t have to go through my livingroom. You will share the shower and toilet only with me. There are no other guests. I take out my private things from the bathroom when I have guests. The bathroom will be all yours. Feel free to use the shower gel and shampoo, shaving cream and hand soap. Please ask if you need anything else.
Free bed linens, towels, shower gel and shampoo.
Double bed (1.60m) TV, WIFI, small refrigerator, coffee maker and a hot water boiler to make yourself some tea or coffee.
Sleeping couch (1.40m) available for an eventual third person.
No Smoking, no pets, no party, no drugs
PRICES are including 6% VAT. Airbnb will add tourist tax and Airbnb fee to your price.
The entrance of my appartment leads to a hallway. Guestroom, shower and toilet are on that hallway, so you don’t have to go through my livingroom. You cannot use my kitchen though. You will share shower and toilet only with me, There will be no other guests. I take out my personal things from the bathroom when I have guests. The bathroom will be all yours!
Queen size bed (1.60 x 2.05 m.), TV, WIFI, Refrigerator, waterboiler and coffeemachine, small table, chair and sofa. Linen, towels, showergel and shampoo available.
The sofa can be turned into a bed of 1.40 m wide voor a third person or two children.
No Smoking, no pets no drugs, no loud music or loud converstaions in the room
WHAT GUESTS VALUE EXTRA ABOUT MY GUESTROOM
• it is very quiet
• it has a very comfortable bed bed
• Although in my apartement, still there is enough privacy
• very close to all attractions and public transport
WHAT GUESTS VALUE LESS ABOUT MY GUESTROOM
• they have to climb two flights of pretty steep stairs
• they cannot use my kitchen
• very small bathroom
• the street, although very quiet, is close to the Red Light District
Interaction with guests
The entrance of my appartment leads to a hallway. Guestroom, Shower and toilet are on that hallway, so you don’t have to go through my livingroom. You cannot use my kitchen. You will share shower and toilet only with me, There will be no other guests. I take out my personal things from the bathroom when I have guests. The bathroom will be all yours! You can use the shampoo, conditionair, shower gels etc. Feel free to ask if you have questions, I am also living in the apartement.
Other things to note
In order to reach the second floor, you will have to climb two 'Amsterdam ' stairs, pretty steep if you are not used to it or you have mobility problems. I will help you with your luggage if necessary.
It is highly appreciated if you take off your shoes in the appartement. House shoes are available.
The house is divided in four apartments accessible with a communal staircase.
• We expect you to be quiet on the stairs and in the guest room.
• It is highly appreciated by the downstair neighbors when you take off your shoes in the apartment. Fresh washed slippers are provided.
• The NO's:
No smoking, no pets. Smoking is only allowed downstairs on the street. Also: no drugs, no loud conversation.
I'm a designer of exhibitions and graphic designer.
I like my work, and also like visiting cities or nature: hiking and biking, reading and movies, I love all kind of music, from Rock, Blues and Jazz to Bach. You can talk to me in English, German, French and Dutch.
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