A beautiful quiet location, only 15 min. to center by bike; free car parking in weekend!

Basic dutch houseboat only 15 minutes from the Center with bike and situated upon the scenic Nieuwe Meer and large forest. The accommodation makes the perfect choice for a family or a group of friends desiring the chance to enjoy a traditional old houseboat experience. Blending authentic elements, a simple space after a busy day in the city. Plenty of local amenities are close at hand. It is even possible to sail with the houseboat, ask for the requirements!


The accommodation is superbly positioned for visitors seeking a relaxing escape from the crowds and congestion of the city, surrounded by a wealth of natural beauty. Moored upon the tranquil Nieuwe Meer, the houseboat borders Amsterdam’s extensive forest; one of Europe’s largest city parks. Highly recommended for exploring by bike or on foot, the Bos is home to numerous walking trails, playgrounds, cafes, a charming goat farm and a luxurious spa.

Accessing the capital’s historical centre by public transport is simple, with the nearby bus stop granting admission to the famous Leidse Square in just fifteen minutes. Travelling into the city by bicycle is also a great option, which allows for a much faster and more enjoyable journey. Plenty of local amenities are close at hand and the neighbouring Het Bosch restaurant provides tasty meals in a beautiful setting.

The original wheel room provides seating options with superb views across the water. The staircase leads to the living quarters, which includes a very simple and basic kitchenette, with a hob, fridge, kettle, plus a flatscreen TV. Small bedrooms are on hand for a peaceful night’s sleep. The bathroom is fitted out with a tiny and basic toilet which needs to be flushed by the use of a manual pump, a washbasin and simple shower. The houseboat also benefits from free parking and a wonderful deck terrace, which allows you to unwind amidst the picturesque scenery. For a truly memorable Amsterdam adventure, take advantage of the charm and location of this authentic and traditional Dutch houseboat.


Remarks              Please note that this is an authentic but small houseboat, with basic conditions and facilities. The toilet needs to be flushed via a manual pump, and the shower and kitchen spaces are very small. Hence, a really nice and authentic Dutch experience! It is even possible to sail with the houseboat, please ask the owner for further requirements! Parties and loud noise are not allowed, for any kind of disturbance the deposit can be withheld.

House rules

Not wheelchair friendly, Smoking, Pets, No (loud) noise.

So The houseboat also benefits low parking costs in front of the boat (free in weekends) , a wonderful deck terrace, which allows you to unwind amidst the picturesque scenery and 10 min by public transport to center.

The houseboats are located at Jollenpad 10, Amsterdam and is 10 min by train from schiphol to Amsterdam Zuid.

Check in time                    14:00 – 20:00

Check out time                 08:00 – 11:00


Security deposit               € 100.00

Cleaing costs                     €   80.00


Secure your booking

Your credit card will only be charged for no show. We ask 300 euro down payment within 24 hours after your booking to secure the reservation. If you cancel your reservation up to 30 days before arrival, you get 50% or 150 euro returned by bank.

Please include the date of arrival, departure date, and name of the house boat within the description of your bank payment to;

J Oerlemans

IBAN; NL98ABNA0492413282



Please call Ferdun one hour before you arrive 00316 81275831

Have a good trip!

Westfield Management

Postbus 85954

2508 CR Den Haag

Tel +31 (0)646179497

E-mail   info@westfieldmanagement.com



  • Living area
    40 m2
  • Beds
    4 single beds, 1 double bed
  • Bedrooms
  • Persons
  • Rate
    175 euro p/day, min 2 days
  • Downpayment
    300 euro by bank within 24 hours after your booking to secure
  • Fee
    80 euro cleaning fee