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Top 15 Airbnb Rentals In Amsterdam's City Center - Updated 2020

Top 15 Airbnb Rentals In Amsterdam's City Center - Updated 2020
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Amsterdam is enduringly one of Europe’s most popular holiday destinations, with visitors picking it for weekend breaks, longer holidays and many even choosing it as a place to move to. The welcoming nature of Holland, and particularly its capital, make it a city where you can quickly and easily find your feet. And of course it’s beautiful, too - the mix of canals, brilliant architecture and galleries make the perfect setting for a city with accessible amenities and where your language, whatever it may be, is likely to be spoken. So we know why we want to go; the question that remains is, where do we stay once there? Well, lucky for you, we’ve picked the best Airbnbs located in Amsterdam’s city center, take a look and make your booking today!

1. Chic cosmopolitan room for rent from 77 USD (from USD 61)

This room is on the upper floor of a two-floor apartment owned by a Brazilian-American couple, underlining the friendly nature of the city. They’re keen to meet and talk with their guests as much as is comfortable, and it gives the whole experience a genuinely welcoming feel. The room is comfortable and well-equipped, and served by a separate bathroom; you also have full use of the refrigerator downstairs.

Charming room with fast Wifi
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
374 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Very comfortable bed.
The room was sparkling clean, the bed was incredibly comfy (
The bedroom was lovely and the shower room too.
Cleanliness:
All very clean and nicely decorated.
Good, clean, well located and communicated
Room is as described and very clean.
Host:
And it feels that you are just one amongst many.
In fact, during my stay, i was walking most of the times.
We would stay here again next time.
Location:
I really enjoyed my stay at this place.
They recommended restaurants and places to go.
If you can live with that, her place will be a great place to stay!
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2. Room in a family house from 77 USD (from USD 79)

This room on the ground floor of a family house in Amsterdam can be summed up in one word: cosy. It’s perfect for travelers who want to settle in quickly and feel looked after - the hosts will go out of their way to ensure you feel that way, and are full of useful advice on how to approach your stay in the city. It sleeps two people, and is ideal for business travelers or couples on a weekend break.

The Room Downstairs - Free parking
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
315 reviews
Room in bed and breakfast 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Bed rooms are beautiful with incredibly comfortable beds.
Bed very sleepable that you feel like sleeping for hours.
The room itself is exactly how it looks and the bed is rather comfortable - even the pullout bed was comfy!
Cleanliness:
Her house is very pretty and clean..
The restroom was also clean.
The room is exactly as shown , bathroom and kitchen extremely clean.
Host:
My host made us feel welcomed.
Thank you Paula!
that we have many clothes that she didn't charge us.
Location:
Take bus line 35!
She advised us on the places we should visit and helped us finding the routes that we should take to see all the places we wished to.
its a very nice place
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3. Beautiful penthouse apartment from 144 USD (from USD 134)

This stylish apartment puts you high up to allow you to see some of the finest views of Amsterdam. Located near one of the oldest forests in the city, you can see the whole city from the balcony. You’re invited to make yourself at home here, making use of an excellent kitchen and the TV and WiFi provided by the hosts.

Penthouse Amsterdam
Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
25 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The bed also faces this view so you fall asleep watching the twinkling lights.
Nice view, good host, comfy bed, cute furniture.
The penthouse has a lovely view.
Cleanliness:
The apartment was very clean and decorated beautifully.
Not to mention the large balcony over looking the uber cool industrial landscape.
Host:
Thank you Lucy and Oscar for hosting,
Also, Lucy and Oscar are great host.
Lucy was the best host.
Location:
Great place to stay!
We were in love with the place.
Lots of great places to eat.
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4. Room on the 12th floor, near Rembrandtpark from 35 USD (from USD 38)

To see a beautiful city in all its glory, it’s sometimes necessary to get up above it. That’s why cityscape photos are so popular, and why the 12th-floor apartment in which you’ll find this room is such a perfect base from which to experience Amsterdam. The bedroom features a king size bed; the host is a fount of knowledge when it comes to the best places to go and the best things to see in his city.

Comfortable SKY ROOM 12th floor
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
263 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The bathroom and seperate toilet are shared.
Bed and Breakfast.
The bed very comfortable.
Cleanliness:
Everything was very clean.
the apartment is really clean and immaculate.
Cleanliness is not perfect, but still okay.
Host:
Thank you Rick!
Thank you, Rick!!!
I would highly recommend staying with Rick!
Location:
The place was exactly as needed and described.
Your apartament is in a Excelent place.
You can buy from the bus driver.
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5. Lovely hideout in the middle of Amsterdam (from USD 99)

This apartment that accommodates two is situated just a few blocks from the Prinsengracht. The studio is on the first floor of a typical Amsterdam house. Tiny, but comfortable, there is a double bed, a bathroom with a shower, space to hang up clothes, and provisions to make tea or coffee. Residing in this unit, you have views of Amsterdam and part of the canal. Ideally situated for transport, you are less than a minute’s walk away from the buses, taxis and tram stop. Even getting to and from the airport at Leidseplein is easy, as there is a bus service that runs the route. The place is typical of the city center and there are clubs in the area, so expect to hear and experience the vibrant sounds of city life.

Lovely hideout in the middle of AMS
Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
416 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Note that the bed consist of 2 single beds and mattrasses.
The bed is comfortable too.
If you’re going to be out yourself this is no problem, but if you like to go to bed earlier like us, I’d recommend staying elsewhere.
Cleanliness:
Clean, felt safe.
It was very clean and smelled nice.
Very clean and comfortable.
Host:
but she anyway met us.
Would highly recommend to anyone who wants to experience Amsterdam.
it was everything we could ask for and more.
Location:
I will definitely come back to this place :)
The place is very centrally located which we enjoyed.
This is the perfect place to stay i.
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6. Top location - Canalhouse B&B - Jordaan (from USD 117)

This room is located in a boutique hotel in the Jordaan and it has one bedroom, one bed, and a private bathroom. Situated on the canal, it only takes five minutes to walk to Centraal Station. Complimentary coffee can be taken at any time in the morning, if you wish to relax. You have privacy, but it is a safe place to stay. Ideally, you can walk almost everywhere you need to go in the downtown area.

You have access to pocket Wi-Fi and an EV charger. There is heating and paid parking is available, off the premises. Longterm stays are allowed. The rental does not allow smoking, private parties, or events. No pets are allowed and it’s not ideal for children under the age of 12.

TOP LOCATED Canalhouse B&B Jordaan
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
218 reviews
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Note that the room I stayed in does not have a desk, but Riks offered the use of the kitchen table.
Had to climb stairs up to get to the room
Very comfortable bed, hot shower.
Cleanliness:
That you can dance around - but has everything you need and clean.
Very clean and well equipped.
Riks explained everything to me and the room was clean.
Host:
I highly recommend Riks place.
I never met Riks but Jasper was there to meet me, explain the set up and answer my questions.
Thank you, Riks.
Location:
Try de Belhalmel right up the street if you stay.
I truly enjoyed my stay at Riks's place and would definitely go back if i had the chance!
What can I say more about this place...
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7. A modern houseboat with an equipped kitchen (from USD 223)

Enjoy a unique stay in Amsterdam by choosing this modern houseboat that has everything you may need throughout your holiday. Equipped with two bedrooms and one bathroom, the houseboat is ideal for four people. From the dining table, you can indulge in your breakfast while admiring the view of the Amstel River. The kitchen comes with all the appliances to help you cook up a tasty meal. There is also a living room for you to relax in. To enjoy the sun, the best place is the terrace.

Amsterdam Houseboat 'Centre'
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
735 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The bed was also very comfortable.
The bed on the front was very comfortable.
The beds were supper comfortable.
Cleanliness:
Very clean and close to everything.
It was clean and a wonderful experience.
Cute, clean and comfortable setting,
Host:
Communicaiton with Nathalie and Daan was always responded to promptly.
Thank you to Nathalie and Daan for giving us travellers to do so.
The best way to see Amsterdam
Location:
The location can’t be beat.
The location couldn’t get any better !
the place made you feel at home.
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8. Central apartment from 211 USD

The entire apartment is up for rental here, which means you can comfortably house a traveling party of up to five in this stylish accommodation in the Leidesplein area of the city. It’s listed on the site as being available for events, as well as being child-friendly, so the accommodation is also highly versatile. Leidesplein itself is a thriving nightlife hub, so if you’re looking to enjoy Amsterdam to the full, this is a fine place to start.

Central apartment

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9. Cosy bedroom in family apartment from 82 USD

This room is extremely well equipped, with facilities for making tea and coffee, as well as a bed with a very comfortable mattress and several luxury touches. The host is keen to get to know her guests and warmly invites you to hang out with her in the living room while staying there; she does say, though, that she is “too lazy” to make your breakfast, but has excellent recommendations for nearby cafes that serve wonderful breakfasts.

Cosy bedroom

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10. Private Room in modern apartment for 39 USD

This apartment is located in a green, lush area of Amsterdam and is perfectly located for visiting the galleries and museums of the city. The hosts are friendly and welcoming and always on hand with advice or to talk over your day’s sight-seeing with you. Additional good news is that the rental is located near Sloterplaats park, which is an excellent place for a quiet walk or a jog.

Private Room

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11. Room in a sunlit apartment from 82 USD

This apartment is certainly well located for public transport links - train, bus and tram are all on offer within two minutes’ walk of the front door. A brisk 15-minute walk will take you into the city centre, while the apartment itself is served by large windows which fill the place with light during the day. A double bed, super fast broadband and wardrobe are all provided for you.

Large Accommodation Near City Center
77 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

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12. City centre apartment in true Dutch style from 95 USD

The host of this rental describes it on the website as “surprising”. Of course, Amsterdam is full of surprises, and this apartment is in keeping with that - it’s an apartment that feels luxurious beyond what you’d expect, with hardwood flooring and lovely soft furnishings. The kitchen is well-stocked and the apartment is positioned close to nearby markets - so it’s the perfect place to cook up something amazing.

City centre apartment

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13. Cosy room in Boutique apartment from 72 USD

The hostess of this apartment has certainly put a lot of effort into making it chic and stylish; she lives here along with her boyfriend and two cats, and has picked an excellent location. The Bos and Lommer district of Amsterdam is one of the city’s most upwardly mobile areas, and there are excellent options for any shopping you may wish to do right on the doorstep. You’d also be well advised to try out some of the nearby snackshops, which are among Amsterdam’s best.

Cozy Room in Design Apartment
Amsterdam, NH, Netherlands
28 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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14. Private attic studio with roof terrace (from USD 95)

This private room, with access to a smoke-friendly roof terrace, comes with nice views of the city. The private room is a small attic studio that sleeps up to two people. This comfortable space includes a private bathroom with a rain shower attachment. Further, if you wish to cater for yourself, the unit has a small kitchen equipped with a fridge and a microwave. For your convenience, there is a dining table which you can also use as a workspace. Television is provided for your entertainment, as is free WiFi.Within 30-minutes by foot and ferry, you will find yourself in the buzzing main city streets. Your unit is located close to the hustle and bustle, yet set in a calm and very hip area of town. Free breakfast is served in the studio daily. Laundry can be arranged for with the host, where it will be done in the main house.

Private Attic Studio/Roofterrace
Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
519 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was so comfortable
nice shower and VERY comfy bed
comfortable modern and cozy
The bedroom was so cosy and comfy to be in
The loft is thoughtfully appointed with everything you might need
Cleanliness:
The attic is beautiful and clean
We were really surprised about the apartment:
(but the public transport works
Host:
very quick and easy Kim & Daniel were very quick to respond to messages and super friendly
perfectly)They give us local recommendations to eat
They were also available for any questions and
They made us the best breakfast
They are so easy to communicate with and incredibly generous and kind
Location:
its just a 3minutes ride after that 10minutes walk to their lovely house
but also lots of little snacks
It is located very close to a Metro stop which makes getting into town every morning
Great location 5min walk to Metro
The metro is so close that you can easily be at central station in 10 minutes or less Perfect for planning day trips
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15. Quiet, city center apartment

This apartment sleeps two people and, although it’s in the city, it is quiet and has a pleasant garden. It also comes with heating and a hot tub, so even the cooler months are pleasant. Inside, you will find all the amenities to make your stay comfortable. These include a living area, full kitchen, and a bathroom with a separate shower and toilet. You have access to a washing machine and there is fast Wi-Fi and a television. Bluetooth radio is also on hand.

It is less than a 15-minute walk to central Amsterdam, where all the shops and restaurants abound. If you wish to get to Madame Tussaud’s and the National Monument, it is about a 25-minute walk. The area is safe and also convenient to markets and shops. Guests should note there is a spiral staircase, the unit is not pet-friendly, and no smoking is allowed.

Super Appartment- Center but quiet
Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
121 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Nice bathroom and shower.
And the bed was heavenly.
The bathroom has a bath and a separate shower, the kitchen has everything you may need to cook.
Cleanliness:
It was very clean and has everything you need to feel at home.
Clean & cozy.
House is comfortable and clean
Host:
He would reply faster.
Would definitely stay here again and recommend the place to others!
I would recommend this place for sure.
Location:
This is a highly recommended location.
Very convenient location.
Very convenient location
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Amsterdam at its best: A place for everyone

As with any visitor to the city of Amsterdam, you’ll want to spend most of your time out seeing the sights and enjoying this stunning city. However, when you can walk no more, have seen all the galleries and shopped ‘til you’re about to drop, you want somewhere special to go back to. These rentals are ten perfect examples of great Amsterdam accommodation for you to enjoy. Now the choice is yours!

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Antonia Kelly is a freelance writer based in Leicester, UK and she enjoys European travel as well as road trips closer to home. Her favourite domestic destinations include Snowdonia and the Brecon...Read more

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