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Canal Huis 58

Amsterdam, Netherlands

On two of Amsterdam's main waterways sits Canal Huis 58, an 18th century house which makes for the perfect family retreat. A real home away from home, this is the ideal place to spend quality time together and watch the world go by on the canals outside.

At a Glance

  • Sleeps up to ten guests, perfect for celebrating a special occasion, or simply a fun family getaway

  • A personal experience manager is on hand to organize tailored experiences and excursions

  • Ideally located on the corner of two major canals in the heart of Amsterdam

  • Sit back and relax in the outdoor seating area and watch the world go by along the canal

  • Take to the water on your private canal boat, with a captain to guide you through the city's waterways

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Description

Located in the heart of Amsterdam, in the central canal belt where Herengracht meets Brouwersgracht, is Canal Huis 58, a traditional Dutch canal house. Dating back to the 18th century, the building has been lovingly renovated to create a seamless blend of old and new, with original features, antique furnishings and contemporary comfort.

Spread over five floors with four en-suite bedrooms, Canal Huis 58 sleeps up to 10 guests, providing the perfect setting for a getaway with family or friends. Two of the bedrooms offer fantastic views along the length of the tree-lined canal, while all four are decorated with muted colors, ensuring rooms feel bright and airy. The master bedroom has a lovely outdoor terrace, perfect for starting the day with a cup of coffee in the morning sun, or relaxing with a drink at the end of a day's exploring. Throughout the house you will find window seats, providing a tranquil nook where you can curl up with a book or simply observe daily life out on the canal.

Unwind in the warm and welcoming living room, sitting around the fireplace with the custom-made bar close at hand. Local draft beer, wine and premium spirits are all provided at the bar, making this the perfect place to spend an enjoyable evening with friends and family. Meals at Canal Huis 58 are taken in the ground-floor dining room, where breakfast is provided courtesy of the in-house chef. If required, the chef can return to prepare evening meals, or create a one-of-a-kind dinner for a special occasion.

For exploring Amsterdam, the service at Canal Huis 58 is unparalleled. Your dedicated experience manager is on hand around the clock, available at the touch of a button on the in-house phone and iPad, and is able to help with any excursions or special requests you may have. Discover the city by bike or foot, or cycle out to the countryside where windmills and fields of tulips await. Make full use of your private canal boat, complete with captain, and enjoy a sunset cruise along the canals, before disembarking at a restaurant on the waterfront.

Accommodation

Canal Huis 58 sleeps up to 10 guests in four bedrooms, each of which has en-suite facilities. Rooms are comprised of one king suite, two queen rooms, and one four-bed bunkroom. Two of the bedrooms offer superb views along the canal, and all rooms are bright and airy. Bathrooms contain a state-of-the-art steam system, turning the shower into a mini spa facility, and the master bathroom provides a comfortable copper bathtub.

Facilities

Canal Huis 58 is home to a fully-equipped kitchen, beautifully decorated with traditional Delft tiles. A custom-made bar provides a wide choice of wines, spirits, and local draft beers. The main dining room is the perfect location for evening meals, or alternatively there is a wide array of local restaurants within easy reach.

Activities

The in-house experience manager can help create tailored experiences either around the city and its museums and galleries, or excursions to the surrounding countryside. Just outside Canal Huis 58, your private canal boat awaits, along with a captain, to take you on a tour of the city's waterways, or on a sunset cruise to your destination for the evening.

Services

Canal Huis 58 is serviced daily by a housekeeper, as well as an in-house chef to prepare breakfast. If required, the chef is available to put together meals every evening, or for a one-off dinner to celebrate a special occasion. A dedicated experience manager is on hand 24 hours a day, and can be reached via the in-house phone or iPad.

Location & Directions

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Canal Huis 58 is located on the corner of two of Amsterdam's major canals, in the central canal belt - the "grachtengordel" - of the city.

When to go

The summer weather in the Netherlands is pleasantly warm and from June to August has temperatures averaging 22 - 30C. During the winter months (December to February) it is much colder and often only has highs of 4C, however due to how built up some of Amsterdam is, it can seem warmer.

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