Heemskerk Apartments: We, my husband and I, stayed at the Heemskerk apartments. We requested "Air," the apartment with the balcony. They have themed apartments. Ours was up one flight and was a romantic hideaway. The bedroom set the mood, but I'm not going to ruin the surprise.
The kitchen was well equipped, very nice size fridge, cute dish washer, nice Senso coffee pot -- tea and coffee are supplied. (Espresso pods available at the very nearby Albert Hein grocery store.)
The apartment was clean, clean clean! The Jacuzzi was a pleasant surprise, and the high ceilings gave the apartment a spacious quality. There is ample storage to allow for the traveler to organize belongings. The apartment was in a quiet neighborhood, truly a two minute walk from the Concertgebouw, the back of which you could see across the gardens from our balcony, and just minutes further to three of the major art museums in Amsterdam. Don't miss the tour of the Concertgebouw... more