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The Prinsen Boat
Ranked #124 of 343 Amsterdam B&B and Inns
Reviewed 25 September 2012

We stayed on the Prinsen Boat from Sept. 20-23, 2012. The houseboat had all the comforts of home and is in a perfect location. Although we purchased a 3-day transportation ticket when arriving at Centraal Station, we ended up only taking the tram once to get from Centraal Station to the boat. An easy ride on Tram 4 about 5 stops from the station. After that everything was so close we ended up walking everywhere. The longest walk was probably to the Anne Frank House which took us about 30 minutes. There are plenty of restaurants and markets and shopping within a few minutes walk of the boat. We had a wonderful time in Amsterdam and highly recommend to anyone looking for a unique way to experience this city to stay on the Prinsen Boat.

  • Stayed: September 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 24 August 2012

My husband and I were in that boat .... unforgettable wonderful décor, all in the most perfect state (space and extremely clean) .... a romantic, unforgettable!
Perfect attendance!
Simply wonderful!
We recommend!

  • Stayed: August 2012, travelled as a couple
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1  Thank Fefava
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Reviewed 16 June 2012

we discovered The Prinsen boat by accident wile surfing the net looking for an acomodation for myself , my 2 year old daughter and a friend back in 2007.
I must say that it's the best place i've been. Best location, easy to reach and and lovely neighbourhood. The prinsesnboat itself it's unique and Peter is one of the most helpfull and friendly people i've ever meet.
As soon as we knowwthat someone has to go to Amsterdam we allways recomend the prinsen boat !!!

  • Stayed: July 2011, travelled with family
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Reviewed 17 May 2012

We had a fabulous time on the boat. The children loved the experience of being on the boat, waving to other boats and feeding the ducks out of the window. The boat was quiet at night and everyone slept very well. Peter was very welcoming and was flexible about check out time as no other guests were booked in- this really helped us. The facilities on the boat are great and we really appreciated the wonderful hot shower. A wonderful relaxing time- great location, restaurants and bars and walking distance to the park. Perfect for a family with young children. Highly recommended.

  • Stayed: May 2012, travelled with family
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Reviewed 14 February 2012

I wanted to find a special gift for my husband’s birthday and the Prinsen boat really fit the bill. After a long search for a “ wonen boat ”in Amsterdam, the Prinsen boat really stands out in its category. It is unique! Not only the decoration – which has a nice Mediterranean touch, but the location and the tidiness make it a clear winner. The Prinsenboat is literally around the corner of the Utrechtsestraat . This is a lively street in which you will find plenty of restaurants of all kinds and taste from Mexican to Spanish, Italian, Indonesian and Thai, there is a broad choice. If you prefer to eat at the boat, the kitchen is fully equipped, as well. If you look for a different and great experience when staying in Amsterdam I highly recommend the Prinsen Boat. All in all, an amazing stay that we look forward to repeat in the future!

  • Stayed: February 2012, travelled as a couple
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5  Thank Sanchez_M_12
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Additional Information about The Prinsen Boat

Address: Prinsengracht 816 F, 1017 JL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Stadsdeel Zuid
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
Ranked #124 of 343 B&Bs / Inns in Amsterdam
Price Range: ₹ 10,405 - ₹ 14,407 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 1
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Create a memory of your stay in Amsterdam aboard The Prinsenboat that you will always remember. We take pride in offering you a residence that is warm, inviting and comfortable. From the first day of your arrival at The Prinsen Boat to the last day you stay with us we will do our utmost to make sure that your experience is all that you wanted. Our little porch outside is right on the Prinsengracht. We can make arrangements for taxi service, and offer suggestions on activities. If you're celebrating an event, a birthday, anniversary or a reunion let us help you make it a unique experience. You will notice immediately the difference with an Amsterdam hotel. Children enjoy The Prinsen Boat as much or even more as adults. They love the small boats passing by and are thrilled by the life on the water. Also your very little ones are on our mind; we can provide a baby cot and a playpen. Be sure to ask for our special family prices. ... more   less 
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