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Vita Nova

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Guangzhou, China
Reviewed 30 December 2013

It takes about 10 minutes to walk from central station to the harbour where the boat moors. There is no pub or "coffee shop" nearby hence you can enjoy the tranquility at night. The boat is not large, nonetheless it stays stable even in the cruelest wind from the Arctic Ocean. The staffs were very kind and helpful, and the...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2013

Good central location but very poor service. Rooms are very small and basic with bunk beds but it's a houseboat so it's ok you wouldn't expect anything more, but it's the people who are running the place who made our stay rather an unpleasant experience. Cutting long story short- we were driving from london and stuck in traffic so we...

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Atlanta, GA
Reviewed 31 October 2013

This place for an interesting time in Amsterdam. Awesome location, easy to walk too. Rooms are super small, but it is a houseboat. Two nights there is a good amount of time, showers are so small, but everything was clean. Owner Roy is a nice guy. Free Wifi on the main deck and a great breakfast! Price seemed a little...

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Reviewed 10 October 2013 via mobile

It was really interesting to get to our hotel and see it was a boat. Didn't know it when I made the reservation. Got to our room and it was a bunk bed. Needless to say my girlfriend and I had a laugh. Service was good. They didn't take credit but he let us pay cash whenever we could. Breakfast...

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Reviewed 19 September 2013 via mobile

This is a really good place to stay while exploring what Amsterdam has to offer. We stayed as a couple in a small room but very clean the (boat)el) comes with friendly staff and easy to access rooms at any times. Great value you for short stays definitely would stay again.

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 16 August 2013

It is a unique experience, staying overnight in a very small and tiny place. Not good for the claustrophobic. Two beds, but separate. If you are a couple, no possibility to sleep in the same bed. Good for single traveler with great possibility to have discussion with other fellow passengers.

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Namur, Belgium
Reviewed 2 August 2013

If you are looking for an original accomodation, the Vita Nova boat is the place to be in Amsterdam ! It's a simple boat with tiny cabins but so authentic. It was a pleasure to lodge there. Old cabin but clean (all the same with a tiny cupboard and a sink !). Share "bathroom" (in reality, just a tiny shower)...

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Ames, Iowa
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Roy is wonderful! He is dedicated to making sure his guests have a pleasant stay in Amsterdam, and he prepares the most amazing breakfasts! The breakfast area, rooms, bathrooms, and showers are clean, and there ARE towels provided for showers. (If you can't find them, just ask Roy.) The upper deck is perfect for enjoying a late-night bottle of wine....

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Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 16 July 2013

This is a great location if you just want a place to sleep. Not recommended for an extended stay as room is small and toilet and shower facilities are at the end of the hall. If you are just passing through it is a little different and ideal for a night. If you are in Amsterdam why not sleep on...

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Belgrade, Serbia
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Spent a night there. The cabin is very small but clean. There are no towels.Shared bathroom and toilets are at the end of corridor. Shower is so small that you have to be very careful with your clean clothes. You can put them on the door from inside but it is very small. Roy, the host is very friendly and...

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Eastern Docklands (Oostelijk Havengebied)
A visit to Amsterdam’s Eastern Docklands presents the opportunity to marvel at its many modern architectural masterpieces like the Openbare Bibliotheek Amsterdam and the beguiling Python Bridge while taking in its scenic waterfront with its trendy assortment of cafés, restaurants, bars, and clubs. Here in this post-industrial (though in some parts still very much presently industrial) neighborhood, you’ll find a smart selection of cool galleries and shops as well as the kid-friendly Science Center NEMO and the National Maritime Museum.
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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Vita Nova

Address: Oosterdok T O 4, 1011 VX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Eastern Docklands (Oostelijk Havengebied) , Binnenstad
Price Range: £64 - £80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Vita Nova 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Don't bother”
vee360, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are the same”
Azmidiske, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 is directly beneath the stairs, it can be creaky however this does not retract from the overall comfort.”
EdT9, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Room 18 is nice”
SurfersideB, 31 Jan 2016 | Read review
“as far from the staircase as possible”
AlbertBuchatskyy, 13 Dec 2015 | Read review
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