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Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Monnickendam, The Netherlands

Anupama
Published Mar 07, 2018

A walk through the historic Dutch town of Monnickendam will undoubtedly make you feel like a time traveler! Located in North Holland, this quaint town lies on the banks of Lake Markermeer. Its coastal location has allowed its shipping industry to thrive in the fourteenth century, and now, it is home to many water sports. Apart from that, you can also soak in the magnificence of the Speel Tower, the sole surviving structure which escaped the brunt of the severe fires in 1355. The monument also houses a museum which is a popular tourist haunt. Saint Nicholas’ Church and the Grote Kerk are also some of the must-see landmarks in Monnickendam. With medieval architecture and a scenic harbor, the town is as picturesque as any other coastal town that is featured on a postcard. You can explore some of the nearby cities including Amsterdam, the villages of Broek in Waterland, Marken, and Volendam.

So what are you waiting for? Start planning your trip today, and check out the list below for the top ten Airbnb vacation rentals in Monnickendam, the Netherlands, that we have handpicked for you to make the planning a tad easier.

1. A luxury studio on a ship (from USD 180)

If you are looking for a luxurious vacation that is off the beaten track, then this rental is perfect for you. It is an independent studio aboard the ship Somoya Saloon in Java Island. It is well equipped with a bedroom, a bathroom, a lounge area, a kitchen, and a massive sun deck, where you can laze on the hammock or enjoy a quiet breakfast. Wake up to a spectacular view of the harbor and revel in your private haven in the midst of water.

The hosts will provide you with two free bikes that you can use to explore Amsterdam. You will also get basic amenities such as a TV, a hairdryer, essentials, and Wi-Fi. The houseboat is a 25-minute walk from central Amsterdam.

LUXURY INDEPENDENT STUDIO on SHIP : free bikes!
Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
373 reviews
Private room in houseboat 1 bed 1 bedroom 1 bathroom

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2. An adorable fisherman's cottage (from USD 77)

Located in the historic city of Volendam off the old harbor, this cozy cottage is a great retreat for two. It has a bedroom, a bathroom, a comfortable living area, and an open plan kitchen. It was built in 1902 and retains the old-world charm. Guests will have access to Wi-Fi, an iron, a cable TV, a washer, a dryer, essentials, and heating. Free breakfast and street parking are available as well.

Central Amsterdam is a 30-minute bus journey from here and buses that travel there come every 10 minutes. The cottage is a 10-minute walk from the nearest bus stop.

Adorable Fishermans' Cottage.
Volendam, North Holland, Netherlands
343 reviews
Tiny house 2 beds 1 bedroom 1 bathroom

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3. A private room with a lake view (from USD 84)

Located in a quiet neighborhood that offers spectacular views of the Dutch countryside, this rental is surrounded by a canal and looks as if it came right out of a postcard. You can espy swans swimming in the water as you look out from the windows. There is a queen-size bed in the room that sleeps two and you will have access to free Wi-Fi, two bicycles, a hairdryer, free parking and other essentials. While you do not have access to a kitchen, you can still enjoy a cup of coffee out on the deck.

This rental is a 13-minute bus ride from downtown Amsterdam. It is a 10-minute drive away from the central station and 850 meters (0.53 miles) away from the bus stop.

Room with a view, near Amsterdam
Broek in Waterland, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
246 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 bed 1 bedroom 1 bathroom

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4. A cozy, heated cottage near Amsterdam (from USD 113)

Located in Broek in Waterland, this cozy cottage is an ideal retreat for those looking to enjoy some quiet time in a picturesque village. It features a bedroom with two double beds that can accommodate up to four guests, a private kitchen, a comfortable living area, as well as a beautiful garden. The rental is just a 15-minute drive from central Amsterdam and you can park your car on the premises. In addition, basic amenities such as heating, Wi-Fi, a washer, and toiletries are provided. You can explore the village on a boat or simply walk around to soak in the rural surroundings.

Cosy heated cottage near Amsterdam
Broek in Waterland, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
221 reviews
Entire house 4 beds 1 bedroom 1 bathroom

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5. A studio attached to a houseboat (from USD 118)

This rental in Broek in Waterland is fully furnished with a king bed, a sofa bed, and a bathroom which can accommodate up to four guests. The outdoor area has a fireplace where you can enjoy a BBQ. Guests can also access the garden and the kitchen. Basic amenities such as Wi-Fi, a dryer, an iron, a washer, a hairdryer, essentials, and free parking on the premises are provided.

It is located close to the national reserve where you can take a stroll and explore the scenic area. Alternatively, you can rent a boat and explore the Waterland area. The village is well connected to downtown Amsterdam, Marken, and Volendam. The studio is a 10-minute ride from the bus station, followed by an 8-minute walk.

Studio attached to houseboat
Broek in Waterland, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
179 reviews
Entire guesthouse 2 beds 0 bedrooms 1 bathroom

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6. A comfortable detached house (from USD 96)

With a double bed in the bedroom, a sofa bed in the living area, a bathroom, and a kitchen, this rental can accommodate up to four people. Breakfast, access to Wi-Fi, a cable TV, a hairdryer, an iron, hot water, essentials, and heating will be provided.

The house is conveniently located 5 minutes away from the nearest bus stop where you can take a bus to Amsterdam in 20 minutes.

Comfortabel vrijstaand huisje.
Monnickendam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
130 reviews
Entire guesthouse 2 beds 1 bedroom 1 bathrooms

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7. A townhouse near the port (from USD 118)

Situated near the harbor, this townhouse is fully furnished with two double beds, a private bathroom, a well-equipped kitchen, a spacious living area, and a lovely backyard. It has soothing white interiors and accommodates four people. Amenities such as Wi-Fi, a TV, heating and free parking on the premises are provided.

Several cafes and restaurants are in the vicinity of the cottage. You can easily cycle from Monnickendam to other towns. Amsterdam is just a 20-minute bus ride from here.

Huisje aan haven dichtbij Amsterdam
Monnickendam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
97 reviews
Entire townhouse 2 beds 1 bedroom 1 bathroom

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8. An oasis of calm near Amsterdam (from USD 96)

If you are looking for a countryside escapade where you can spend some quiet time, this is the perfect retreat for you. Located in Katwoude, north of Amsterdam, this house can accommodate up to five people with three bedrooms and a bathroom. There is no kitchen, but the hosts provide breakfast. You can enjoy your breakfast in the cozy living area or in the garden which overlooks the Gouwzee. Amenities such as Wi-Fi, a TV, a washer, an iron, a hairdryer, heating, a cable TV and free parking on the premises are provided.

You can go rowing in the nearby lake or explore the town on a bicycle. For those who are up for an adventure, you can go sailing on the IJsselmeer.

An oasis of calm near Amsterdam
Katwoude, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
105 reviews
Entire house 4 beds 3 bedrooms 1 bathroom

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9. A private Dutch studio with a kitchen (from USD 112)

Located near the harbor, this private studio features a bedroom that sleeps two, a bathroom, and a kitchen. Guests will also have access to Wi-Fi, free parking on the premises, a cable TV, an iron, a hairdryer, and heating. Since the studio is located centrally, there are plenty of shops and eateries nearby, and downtown Amsterdam is just a 15-minute bus ride away. Tourists can enjoy the weekly market on Saturday as well.

Dutch Private Studio & kitchen next to Amsterdam
Monnickendam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
65 reviews
Entire townhouse 1 bed 0 bedrooms 1 bathroom

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10. A lovely house with a garden, 10 kilometers (6.21 miles) away from Amsterdam (from USD 632)

Located in Zuiderwoude, Noord-Holland, this lovely house is just 2 kilometers (1.24 miles) away from Monnickendam and 10 kilometers (6.21 miles) away from Amsterdam. The charming village of Zuiderwoude has stunning landscapes and you can enjoy its idyllic beauty in this beautiful property. It features two bedrooms that can sleep four, a bathroom, a spacious living area, a well-equipped kitchenette, a garden where you can sunbathe, and an adjoining lake which you can swim in. Besides these, you also get access to Wi-Fi, essentials, a TV, heating, a hairdryer, an iron and free parking on premises.

Guests explore the village by bicycle, or they can choose to travel to Monnickendam or Amsterdam by bus. The bus stop is 2 kilometers (1.24 miles) away from the house.

Lovely Garden house 10 kilometer from Amsterdam
81 reviews
Entire cabin 2 beds 4 guests

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Unwind in Monnickendam, a quiet retreat

This little village is perfect for those who are looking for a relaxing holiday. You can walk around the village and soak in the scenery. Monnickendam is well-connected to other towns, such as Volendam and Broek in Waterland, which is a short bike ride away. Those who are looking for an exciting nightlife can head to Amsterdam, which is a 15-minute bus ride away.

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Anupama Passary has written for several online publications and loves all things tech and travel related. She is a self-confessed chocoholic, stargazer and dreamer who loves to pen down poems.

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