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Authentic houseboat with privacy and comfort

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Authentic houseboat with privacy and comfort

Hotel room in bed and breakfast
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bathroom
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bathroom
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the keypad.
Sparkling clean
14 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Otto is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

My ship is an authentic freighter from the thirties. She is fully equipped for a pleasant stay in our beautiful city of Amsterdam.
Experience how it is to live on a ship. There is a central heating system for a comfortable stay and if you want you can use the fireplace, your place is completely private. Breakfast is not included but there is tea, coffee, confiture, bake off bread and fruit for free.


Indoor fireplace
Air conditioning

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed


432 Reviews

Utsav User Profile
February 2019
You will be amazed when you step inside the boat. It has a very spacious feel. Beautifully decorated by Otto. The fireplace was the highlight as we really enjoyed the warmth and comfort of Otto's boat. It was a truly unique experience for me and my girlfriend absolutely loved it!
Katie User Profile
September 2019
Otto was the most attentive, wise and wondrous host, completely tuned in to my needs and heart. Light the fireplace and enjoy the moonlight dancing in through the beautiful orbed windows. The added treats and touches give you the perfect bones to build your stay: yummy breads,…
Bonnie User Profile
September 2019
Otto’s boat was a great location and a fun place to stay. The bus is a block away, there’s a cafe across the road and shopping close by. It’s close to Central Station but quiet and away from the downtown area. We would have drinks and dinner up on the deck and watch the sunsets…
Janette User Profile
September 2019
This was a really unique stay. The bikes available for hire made a trip into Amsterdam fun. The local area was also good to explore. Otto was a good host. Items included for our first breakfast were a thoughtful inclusion.
Fritz User Profile
September 2019
Everything was great on Otto’s boat. Very clean, fun location , there’s even swimming area close by and a cool bar right across the street from his boat. We had no trouble getting picked up/dropped off by Ubers at the address so that was a nice bonus when heading back late at…
Isabella User Profile
August 2019
You're on a boat! It's a big, stable boat, so you don't feel the movement a lot, but when you do it's nice. The neighborhood is great - surrounded by water, totally residential, quiet and pretty. Right across the street is a nice neighborhood restaurant and bar, with great…
Monique User Profile
August 2019
Very neat house boat, very cool, checked my list of staying in a house boat. Great host very welcoming, got a sense of humor.

Hosted by Otto

Amsterdam, NetherlandsJoined in December 2012
Otto User Profile
432 Reviews
2 References
Otto is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
In the hospitality industry every guest is special and important. At least, so it should be. When hospitality entrepreneur with years of experience as host and patron, I can like no other read my guests, serve and laugh. My positive energy, enthusiasm and talent for telling…
Interaction with guests
I am there if you need me!
Languages: Nederlands, English, Français, Deutsch
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 2PM - 2AM (next day)
Checkout: 11AM
Self check-in with keypad
2PM - 2AM (next day)

House Rules

  • Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events