Authentic 17C Waterfront Canal Villa.
Stay in the ambience of Holland's Golden Age and live like a 17th century aristocrat at Amsterdam Canal Villa.
The villa is located just around the corner from a working windmill. This luxurious, beautifully preserved and in 2017 renovated villa was built in 1624 by a Dutch East Indies captain to house his family while he was at sea. It is centrally located, a mere 7 minute bike ride to the heart of the city. Parking is free! The home is quiet, quaint and authentic, boasting all the amenities of the 21st century. It has original beams and a mantle piece. It is furnished with antiques and has original artwork on the walls and sculptures in the rooms. Your comfortable bedroom has WiFi, a private bathroom with rain shower, a toilet bidet, a 2nd 1/2 bathroom and a sunny patio. There is a spacious lounge area with kitchenette, microwave, coffeemaker, electric kettle, toaster, washing machine and fridge. Coffee, tea, fruit, milk and muesli are available.
Hosts (MD and therapist) are well traveled and friendly. Together they speak 5 languages. A brand new public swimming pool with open access café and patio is located across the street. Facing your home is a large public park offering open-air performances in the summer. You can actually swim in the canal! Bike routes abound. Golf lovers have facilities nearby. The local grocery store is a short walk from your lodgings and there is an open-air market in the neighborhood. Buses and taxis are close by.