The Vondel Residence is just a stunning house with a huge garden on the sunny south. The Vondelstraat is a quiet prestigious street and forms the connection between the theatre district, Leidseplein and the Vondelpark. Just 300 meters away from the hustle and bustle noises in the center of Amsterdam, this old (1885) authentic city villa is situated in a peaceful and quiet family neighbourhood, and therefore not suitable for party people. It’s completely renovated in 2007 and is located in the middle of the centre. Covering 320 m2 over three floors with 180 m2 south-garden this residence can host up to 4 adults and 4 children and is very spacious!
“The Vondel residence” at the Vondelpark?
Are you planning a trip with your children or family? In that case you could not do better than selecting this villa! Playing in the garden or strolling in the Vondelpark with it’s playgrounds while drinking caffee, it’s al possible. Kids also will love sleeping in the exciting children’s split level bedrooms connected with a ‘secret’ little door.
The residence is furnished in a stylish way with much modern Dutch design combined with original and characteristic details. The whole house has wooden oak floors, white walls and big windows. It is a comfortable light and sunny residence and a very stylish one at that. This apartment is normally inhabited by our family, but we temporarily put if for rent
The living kitchen and dining area are situated on the ground floor and adjoins the garden. The dining room is decorated with impressive artwork of well-known Dutch artist Seet van Hout and the dining table is from Piet Hein Eek that can seats 10 people, giving it a very warm and smart ambience. The kitchen area also has a open fireplace, with 2 comfortable sofa’s placed around it. The open kitchen is fully equipped and it contains a Viking stove with 4 gas cookers, grill, a hot watercooker, a Miele coffeemaker and steamoven. It also includes a dishwasher, a refrigerator, a freezer, an ice-crusher and coldwater-tap, 2 ovens and a microwave. It contains all the conveniences you might need. There is a separate toilet in the hall.
The playroom for children is also on the ground floor and contains a flat screen TV, a DVD player, PS3 and a free Wi-Fi Internet connection.
On the floor behind the front door (piano nobile) is the living room. It also has a large, open, wood fireplace. There is a very comfortable sofa of Hella Jongerius (dutch designer) and two lounge chairs, and a piano. The room also contains a flat screen TV, DVD player, Wii console and a free Wi-Fi Internet connection. Also located on this floor is the study/office with 2 Apple Mac computers+printer facility. There also is a separate toilet.
The second floor contains the sleeping area. The master bedroom is spacious, very bright with a balcony on the south. It has a double bed (200 X 210cm) with massage and electric movements to sit up. The room also contains a TV, plenty of storage space and a walkin closet. There is a design en-suite bathroom. This pearl of luxury contains a Jacuzzi bathtub, and 2 separate showers in a large shower space, two washbasins and for your comfort a set of towels.
The second split level (children’s) bedroom has a double bed (160X200cm) and a extra luxury sleeping couch. Because the rooms are very high the architect designed a little stairway which leads to another bed (140x200). Very exciting for children!
The third split level bedroom is also located on the second floor. Up in the air is also a bed designed (140x200). These 2 bedrooms are connected with a little door so the children can chat together. But you can lock it.
The second (children’s) bathroom has a shower, and two wash basins. Here as well, there is a set of towels present.
There is a separate room for a washing machine and dryer. There is a separate toilet on this floor in the hall.
A huge 180 m2 garden on the sunny south.
Neighbourhood / Location
This apartment is really in the middle of everything. It is located within the heart of the city and is close to the Museum Quarter, the Theatre district and the calmness of the great Vondelpark. The residence is only 3 minutes away from the popular P.C. Hooft street with its trendy, individual shops, highly designers flagshipstores and bars and restaurants. The Leidse Square area is also well known for its theatres, cinemas and terrace bars and the Apple store. In general it is a very authentic neighbourhood and a lovely place to spend your time in Amsterdam.
Balcony, Bath, BBQ, Bedding and towels, CD's, Central Heating, Coffee Maker, Dishwasher, DVD player, Fireplace, Flat Screen TV, Free WiFi Internet, Games, Garden, Hairdryer, Information Map, Iron, Kettle, Microwave, Pets Allowed, Terrace, TV 's, Videos, Washing Machine, Wii Playstation