Our lovely, spacious, characteristic house is located in Naarden, near beautiful Naarden- Vesting in region "het Gooi" and only 25 minutes from Amsterdam or Utrecht centre.
The house was built in 1946 but recently modernized and is spacious (180 m2) with a large light modern living room and island kitchen. The kitchen is well equipped with steam oven, cooker, microwave, expresso machine, gourmet, and dish washer. The living room is nicely decorated, equipped with a modern computer, flat screen TV, playstation and several movie-DVD's. Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms for 5 persons and a modern bathroom with shower. On the 2nd floor there is another bedroom, and bathroom available when more than 5 guest book the house. There is a second bathroom on the 2nd floor with massage-bubble-bath, toilet and shower available when 6-7 people book the house. In total 3 toilets. You can enjoy the nice garden with 2 terraces behind the house as well as a small garden in front of the house.
Guests can use the living room, kitchen, bathroom and 3 (or 4) bedrooms. The computer, wifi and television equipment can be used. Five bicycles can be used and others rented at low cost in town.
The guest will get a key of the house and interact with us through telephone and mail. During their stay we will not live in the house but nearby and might drop in to confirm if everything is going alright or grab some personal things.
Clean towels, bedsheets and hair drier are provided. A washing machine, drier and iron are available. Smoke detectors are present on every floor and a fire extinguisher is available. Alarm system and camera will be explained.
The house has to be cleaned after each stay, which costs 50 euro. The house has neighbors on both sides, so you should not make too much noise, certainly at night. No parties in the house. No pets allowed. No smoking inside. Be careful with all the goods. You buy your own food and drinks, so do not take that from the kitchen or cellar (except for fruit, spices, thee and coffee.
Leave the furniture and mattresses and decorations at their locations.
I am a father of 3 daughters and work in Amsterdam in the Netherlands Cancer Institute as a head and Neck Surgeon ( I am part time professor at the university of Amsterdam ( My house is on AIRBNB because part of the time I live with my partner Karen nearby in her house.
Living in Naarden is vey comfortable and pleasant. There is a lot of forest and rest, many nice restaurants and it is in the neighborhood of the water where I like to sail. Still Amsterdam and Utrecht are within half an hour.