Beautiful townhouse in the center of amsterdam

Beautiful townhouse in the center of amsterdam

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2 Bedrooms
Sleeps 4
1 Bathrooms

About our home

LOOKING FOR A SWAP IN NEW ENGLAND, USA, SUMMER 2018

We live in a beautiful old home in the center of Amsterdam. The house is very centrally located, only steps away from the canal area and Museum square. Our neighbourhood is residential, yet lively with lots of restaurants and a good mix of people.

The appartment is on the ground and first floor of an old townhouse, built in 1890, with lots of original ornaments from that time. At the back side of the apartment there is a small but sunny garden and a balcony on the first floor facing the south.
On the ground floor there is a living room with a big sofa, a fireplace, a TV and a SONOS system. The living area is connected to the dining area and the open kitchen. From the dining area doors swing open to the garden, which has a BBQ and nice teak wooden table with chairs. The kitchen has all the necessary appliances (refrigerator, freezer, microwave, oven, espresso machine). In the hallway leading to the first floor there is a separate toilet.
Upstairs there is a large master bedroom with a walk-in-closet with washer and dryer and a kids bedroom with also lots of space for kids to play. The rest of the first floor consists of a bathroom with a bath and separate shower, a small study and a separate toilet.

We love the house. It's light, spacious and although it's right in the heart of the city, it offers quietude.

Cycling is THE way to explore Amsterdam. We have several bikes (with childseats) for you to use.

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More about us

  1. We are a family of four, Joris and Sanne, with two kids, Olivia (10 years) and Jan (8 years)

  2. Joris works as a freelance strategy consultant, Sanne works as a medical doctor in Amsterdam

  3. We love to travel and home exchanging makes traveling even more special. We have done several successful exchanges over the years.

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Where is it?

Neighbourhood

Buzzy restaurants
Lots of great restaurant options; we love Thrill Grill, De Japanner, Foodhallen, Happy happy joy joy
Cool bars
We are very close to the canals and the nine streets, with lots of cool bars
Cozy cafés
In our street is Toussaint, very cozy cafe. Lots of other cafe options in the neigborhood (Oud West)
Retail therapy
Nine streets are around the corner, with lots of boutique shopping opportunities
Bit of culture
Museumsquare, with the famous Rijksmuseum, the Van Goghmuseum and Stedelijk museum are 5 minutes away
Walks in the park
The beautiful Vondelpark is just minutes away by foot
Spot of exercise
There are lots of good yoga schools in the neighborhood
Day tripping
Bloemendaal at the coast in summer is a very nice day trip. Cities with rich cultural heritage such as Utrecht, The Hague and Haarlem are all less than an hour away by car or train

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