Amsterdam is a beautiful city with its historic buildings, interesting museums, picturesque canals, great nightlife and also for shoppers Amsterdam is a true paradise.
One of the best options to stay in Amsterdam is to find a Bed and Breakfast. A B&B offers usually a personal approach at attractive rates, right in the center of Amsterdam. Furthermore, it gives you a unique opportunity to see how authentic Amsterdam people live.
Below you will find an overview of the best Bed and Breakfasts in Amsterdam.
De Vliegende Kok
De Vliegende Kok (Dutch for The Flying Cook) is a stylish Bed and Breakfast close to the center. Amsterdam attractions like the Artis Zoo, Tropical Museum and The Hermitage are all within walking distance, while you can also walk to various nearby restaurants and shops.
The rooms have each their own style. The Klimt Suite is a spacious room with art deco furniture, overlooking a typical Amsterdam canal and has a luxurious king size bed. The Mucha Room is smaller with also a smaller bed and the room is decorated with antique furniture which also creates a quiet atmosphere in the room.
Both rooms have a flat screen TV and there is wireless internet available free of charge. The breakfast is typical Dutch with a variety of artisan breads, coffee, tea, orange juice, eggs and jam.
This B&B also offers culinary packages, like for instance cooking workshops, romantic dinner or wine tasting, during your stay.
Home Run Bed and Breakfast
Home Run Bed and Breakfast is located in the Runstraat, which is one of the most famous shopping streets in Amsterdam, right in the city center of the capital of The Netherlands. Furthermore the picturesque canals and the authentic Amsterdam district the Jordaan are close by and majaor Amsterdam attractions like the Rijksmuseums, Van Gogh Museum, Red Light District and Vondelpark are within walking distance.
This B&B is situated in an old historical building and the room interior is modern and newly renovated.
The room has a double bed, cable TV, DVD player, fridge, coffee and tea making facilities and the breakfast is served in your room.
Houseboat Bed and Breakfast Volle Maan
If you want to stay in a different bed and breakfast, then the houseboat Volle Maan (Dutch for Full Moon) is an excellent option. It is a ship that was transformed into stylish houseboat. The B&B is located at the back part of the ship and it has its own entrance. The room has king size bed, luxurious en suite bathroom, flat screen TV, wireless internet and coffee and tea making facilities. Breakfast is served in your room. Via a staircase you have access to a private part of the deck.
Volle Maan is located in a quiet and historical area of Amsterdam, but the famous canal area is within walking distance, while public transport is also close by.
Xaviera's Happy House B&B
Xaviera's Happy House Bed and Breakfast is the B&B of Xaviera Hollander, known as author of the book 'The Happy Hooker' and Penthouse columnist. The house is located close to trendy boutiques and restaurants and the rooms, David, Goliath and The Romantic Garden Chalet, are decorated in a bohemian style. David has a queen size bed, while the other two rooms have a king size bed and there is free wireless internet available for all rooms.
Other Amsterdam Articles
If you are interested in Amsterdam, then please refer to my other articles:
- Best Restaurants in Amsterdam
- Attractions In Amsterdam, Artis Zoo
- Shopping in Amsterdam, The Netherlands
- Art Museums In Amsterdam: Rijksmuseum
- Art Museums In Amsterdam: Van Gogh Museum
- Interesting museums in Amsterdam: Heineken Experience and House of Bols
- Parks and Gardens in Amsterdam
- Fun Things To Do For Kids In Amsterdam
- Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in The Netherlands