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Haarlem Canal Tours

Spaarne across from house number 17, 2011 CD Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Haarlem Canal tour with Jeroen

I knew we were in good hands when I jumped into Jeroen’s boat and he was playing Johnny Cash... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ana E
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Went with friends couple of years ago when it just started! I know Jeroen and he's a good person... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Haarlem Canal Tours offers scheduled open boat canal tours, private cruises & corporate events in the historical center of the beautiful city of Haarlem NL. You will experience a great tour with a unique view on Haarlem. During the tour your skipper and host Jeroen Hagen will explain you everything about the history and development of the city and about the architecture and art objects along the route. Ticket price €14.- p.p. Reservations via the Haarlem Canal Tours website are recommended. You also can buy a ticket aboard; we accept cash, PIN/Meastro, Mastercard, Visa & American Express.The tours are in Dutch and English. Please visit the website for additional information, actual tour schedules and bookings.
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  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 11:30 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Spaarne across from house number 17, 2011 CD Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I knew we were in good hands when I jumped into Jeroen’s boat and he was playing Johnny Cash. 😎 This is a fun & informative canal tour, way more personable than the big boats with the headsets. Jeroen also had some great recommendations for...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with friends couple of years ago when it just started! I know Jeroen and he's a good person! Keeps his stuff as in boat and equipment nice and tidy!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family of two adults and two teenagers took a tour last week of the Haarlem canals with our guide Jeroen. It was definitely a highlight of our stay in Haarlem. Jeroen knows his stuff and is able to combine interesting historical facts with a...More

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HaarlemCanalTours, Owner at Haarlem Canal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Glendining Family, Thank you for your positive and 5-star review! It was my pleasure to meet you and to welcome you on board of 'the Cornelia'. And how nice to read that you enjoyed Haarlem and the canal tour so much! I hope we...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a really nice way to see Haarlem from a bit different perspective. I took a tour last year and one again yesterday - definitely wasn’t disappointed. Jeroen has a great knowledge of Haarlem and it’s history and knows how to share it in...More

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HaarlemCanalTours, Owner at Haarlem Canal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mrs., Thank you for your positive and 5-star review and for your friendly words. It was my pleasure to welcome you again on board of 'The Cornelia' and I am happy to read that you enjoyed Haarlem and the canal tour so much. With...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seeing Haarlem from the water is great and relaxing but make sure you go with Joeren and not another company. Joeren sets a fun, friendly atmosphere and his charm and movie star looks don't hurt. It's a plus that the boat is small and only...More

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HaarlemCanalTours, Owner at Haarlem Canal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Benita, Thank you very much for your 5-star review and for recommending Haarlem Canal Tours! It was my pleasure to meet you and your husband and to welcome you on board of 'The Cornelia'. It is great to read that you enjoyed Haarlem and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely loved it. The guide was amazing and knew his stuff, the boat was immaculate and the whole environment seemed extremely friendly and inviting. Would absolutely recommend 10 times over! What a great way to see a beautiful city.More

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HaarlemCanalTours, Owner at Haarlem Canal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Louis, Thank you very much for your positive and 5-star review and for recommending Haarlem Canal Tours! I was my pleasure to meet you and to welcome you on board of 'The Cornelia' and it is great that you enjoyed Haarlem and the canal...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a great tour, Jeoren is a great host, he gave us a lot of interesting and useful information about the place. I had a problem with my flight and couldn't arrive the day that I have booked my tour, Jeoren was very helpful...More

1  Thank laxunca
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HaarlemCanalTours, Owner at Haarlem Canal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive review and for recommending Haarlem Canal Tours! I am glad that we were able to reschedule your reservation and it is great to read that you enjoyed the city and the canal tour so much. Best regards, Jeroen Jeroen Hagen...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were collected punctually and set about an inexpensive and thoroughly comprehensive guided tour on the canals of Haarlem. We followed a circular route (with minor add one) accompanied by volumes of interesting facts and anecdotes about the fascinating history of Haarlem. Our host was...More

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HaarlemCanalTours, Owner at Haarlem Canal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Lorraine, Thank you for your positive review and for recommending Haarlem Canal Tours! It was my pleasure to meet you and to welcome you on board of 'The Cornelia' and it is great to read that you enjoyed Haarlem and the canal tour so...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Searching for a boat tour of Haarlem? Look no further. Jeroen was the first to offer tours in his open "sloep" and is still the best option in town. Not only is he knowledgeable, his demeanor is excellent and his boat the finest. He wikibrain...More

2  Thank ErikNL2011
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HaarlemCanalTours, Owner at Haarlem Canal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
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Beste Erik, Dank je voor je super review en je aanbevelingen! Je komen elkaar ongetwijfeld snel weer tegen. Take care...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our hosts at Hotel Malts suggested this, and are we glad. Wonderful personality shown to guests on the boat and to all his fellow boaters. He seems to know everybody and everybody in Haarlem likes him. Extremely knowlegeable and makes it very easy to know...More

1  Thank Bigfishlaw
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HaarlemCanalTours, Owner at Haarlem Canal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive and extensive review and for recommending Haarlem Canal Tours! It was my pleasure to meet you and to welcome you on board of 'The Cornelia'. It is great to read that you enjoyed the city and the canal tour so...More

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Joseph N
3 July 2018|
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Response from Sean B | Reviewed this property |
I think it was the same, personally I think you’re missing out if you don’t do it. It was brilliant!
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Kimberly E
13 June 2017|
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Dear Kimberly, I'm glad it worked out and It was my pleasure to welcome you and your friend aboard of 'The Cornelia'. Best regards, Jeroen Jeroen Hagen Haarlem Canal Tours
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