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Bed & Boat, apartment on houseboat. Free bikes.

Frans User Profile

Bed & Boat, apartment on houseboat. Free bikes.

Private room in guest suite
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 private bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
Sparkling clean
17 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
Frans is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Quiet and tranquility. The houseboat is a bit of a distance from Amsterdam centre, so you can escape the hustle and bustle after a packed day of exploring and have peace and tranquillity at the apartment, chilling with the birds and water.


Free parking on premises
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed


Extra space around bed
Handheld shower head


380 Reviews

Katrina User Profile
June 2019
Beautiful space, on a small canal, great bikes, easy to get to city centre on pathways, great hospitality!
Jimmy User Profile
April 2019
Frans’ place was cozy and pretty. Kitchen was amazing and it has more than you need to cook a wonderful meal. Location is a bit out of town if your plan is to visit Amsterdam but needs to depend on local public transit, however, it is a short drive from the airport and really…
Jessica User Profile
September 2018
ansolutely loved the place. Frans was a welcoming host. He walked us through his spot and told us the local spots. The fridge has drinks for us on arrival and he was very helpful. the location is out of town but you can reach by taking a 20 minute tram. Absolutely loved it!!!…
Lauren User Profile
May 2018
We have an AMAZING stay here! The view is incredible and the Airbnb is located near a tram, grocery store, etc. Lots of thoughtful touches made us feel extremely comfortable. Highly recommend!
Marion User Profile
April 2018
Frans and his wife are so welcoming and their boat-house well described and beautiful. Consequently, we had a nice weekend in Amsterdam and we thank Frans and his wife for their help and advises. We strongly recommend their boat-house everybody who comes in Amsterdam!
Cathy User Profile
October 2017
My husband and I stayed at The Bed and Boat for 4 nights and all we can say is we wished we had booked to stay longer! Everything was as pictured and described and it was absolutely wonderful. The houseboat is located just 5 minutes by bike or a 10-15 walk to the Ecuplein Tram…
Chris User Profile
September 2017
Great place and great hosts. Very quiet and secluded yet close to many amenities. All the space we needed and all the luxuries of home. Would recommend this place to anyone. A little hard to find for the first time getting there but with help from Frans and GPS we arrived just…

Hosted by Frans

Amsterdam, NetherlandsJoined in January 2013
Frans User Profile
380 Reviews
Frans is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am social, friendly and like to cook. I like to travel especialy in our winter. I am retired now but i worked in several primary schools in Amsterdam and was responsible for the ICT.
Interaction with guests
We live next to the apartment, it has a private entrance.
Languages: Nederlands, English, Deutsch
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 4PM–8PM
Checkout: 11AM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children (2–12 years)
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events