Living on a houseboat in
Buying an Amsterdam houseboat
Amsterdam woonboten te
koop, houseboats for sale
Types of Dutch
houseboats, the Amsterdam apartment alternative
Fully furnished residential houseboats in Amsterdam, Netherlands
Not available at this time
per month excluding utilities + local taxes
100 m2 interior, 60m2 hardwood sun deck, central heating, double
insulated, mains power, water, cable TV, and internet
you're an individualist, if you like wide open spaces, an
unobstructed view with gorgeous sunsets.
If you feel pent in by overpopulated places and bickering people...
If you like to feel free but still want to enjoy the pleasures of
the big city, then the Muselaer is for you
This boat was completely rebuilt just a few years ago, It's very
spacious, and the interior is clean, bright, modern, and new.
Click on the icon of the floor plan at the bottom of this page, and
then click on any of the camera icons on the floor plan page for a
picture taken from that angle.
The boat is rented fully furnished; including cutlery, crockery,
towels and bed linen.
There are 2 toilets as well as a separate bathroom; there's a great
restored antique bathtub and thermostatic shower.
The open kitchen is custom built in teak, with a 5 burner gas stove,
microwave and conventional oven, double sink, and built in fridge.
The wheelhouse is always bright, with a wide view. The windows in
the hull give a great outlook across the water from a low angle when
There is always lots of sunlight, even in mid-winter.
There are 2 bedrooms, kitchen / livingroom, lots of storage space in
several closets, a laundry space [wash machine included], as well as
the large wheelhouse.
The wheelhouse has a little sink and a stove.
The front bedroom is separated from the livingroom area with a wall
that can be dismantled and reassembled in different positions,
allowing the space to be customized; the front bedroom can be made
larger, becoming a workspace or studio, or smaller to maximize the
There is city water and mains electricity.
Well insulated, centrally heated with an oil furnace [new]. Fixed
line phone and cable TV are available.
On top of the ship is a 60 square meter hardwood sundeck.
The location is the brand new Haparandasteiger at Houthavens.
Houthavens offers a big sky, without buildings obstructing your
Have a look at the map [link at the bottom of this page] to see the
There are only a few other boats there, so the Houthavens has good
neighborhood security yet plenty of privacy. You get sunrise and
sunsets, as well as rainbows. It's a friendly, easy-going place
where everyone knows their neighbors.
Bus service is a 500 meter walk, Amsterdam Central station is 10- 15
minute by bicycle. Road connections to just about anywhere are very
good, with the main ring highway just a few minutes away.
The Vrije Muselaer gets unobstructed sunlight all day, even in
Click on the thumbnails for big pictures of the outside, the third
one is a map showing the location.
For lots of interior pictures; click on the floor plan below. On the
floor plan page, there are red camera icons, just click on them for
pictures taken from that angle, or use the "Next" button on the top
of each page for a virtual walk through.
These are fairly large files, but if you want to see a nice
houseboat, it's worth the download time.
A single parking permit is available for the registered resident of
this address. Parking is on the street at the beginning of the pier.