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The boat hostel AmicitiA is located in the city centre of Amsterdam right in front of NEMO, just 0.6 miles from Central Station. It features a bar, and free Wi-Fi in public areas.

Each cabin at the AmicitiA includes heating and a hand basin, and is decorated with simple furniture and carpeted floors. The shared bathrooms come with shower and hairdryer.

A Dutch breakfast including cheese, bread, sweet pastries, and hot drinks is served every morning in the bar. Guests can also find a variety of restaurants and cafés in the surroundings.

The old deck of this renewed boat offers a perfect spot to enjoy panoramic views of Amsterdam.

Guests can stroll around the area, enjoying the typical houses and canals that characterize the Dutch capital. AmicitiA is located just 0.6 miles from the Oude Kerk church, which is next to the Red Light District.

This is our guests' favourite part of Amsterdam, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

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AmicitiA has been welcoming guests since 23 Jul 2012.

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Situated in the real heart of Amsterdam, this property has an excellent location score of 9.2

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Continental, Buffet

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  • The staff speak English

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About AmicitiA

Welcoming guests since 23 Jul 2012

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  • Are towels provided?

    Most definitely, towels are provided to all guests.

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    Answered on 18 October 2019
  • Is there a time we have to be back before it’s locked for the night?

    You can use the door code to access the property at all hours.

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    Answered on 9 January 2020
  • if we are getting to amsterdam very late at night like 3am would we be able to check in?

    Due to a self-check in system, guests are able to enter the accommodation 24 hours a day, using the door code that is provided in the email. Furthermore guests can find the keys in envelopes that are left on the bar.

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    Answered on 13 February 2020
  • Can we fit 3 people into 1 room? I want to stay together with friends

    Hello, We can only provide double rooms on board the Amicitia, If you would like a room for 3 or more people, you may like to consider staying on board the Felicitas or the MPS Holland. Kind Regards, Bob

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    Answered on 11 February 2020
  • do you have a smoking area

    Certainly, Guests are allowed to smoke on the dock alongside the ship. Smoking on board is strictly prohibited.

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    Answered on 19 January 2020
Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • NEMO Science Museum
    0.1 miles
  • Library Amsterdam
    0.2 miles
  • Nederlands Scheepvaartmuseum
    0.2 miles
  • TomTom
    0.2 miles
  • Netherlands Maritime Museum
    0.3 miles
  • Shipping House Amsterdam
    0.3 miles
  • Gassan Diamonds
    0.4 miles
  • Muziekgebouw aan het IJ
    0.4 miles
  • Schreierstoren
    0.4 miles
  • Passenger Terminal Amsterdam
    0.4 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/bar Hannekes Boom
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • Artis Zoo
    0.4 miles
  • Basilica of St. Nicholas
    0.4 miles
  • Rembrandt House
    0.5 miles
  • Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder
    0.5 miles
  • Amsterdam Central Station
    0.5 miles
  • Dutch National Opera & Ballet
    0.6 miles
  • Dam Square
    0.7 miles
  • Anne Frank House
    1.1 miles
  • Leidseplein
    1.4 miles
  • Van Gogh Museum
    1.6 miles
Closest airports
  • Schiphol Airport
    7.7 miles
  • Rotterdam The Hague Airport
    34.9 miles
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Facilities of AmicitiA
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 13 per day.
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Luggage storage
  • Heating
Languages spoken
  • English
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From 14:00 hours


Until 10:30 hours


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Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

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Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Payments by takes your payment on behalf of the property for this stay, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.

The fine print

Please note that for groups of 8 or more persons, different policies apply. The deposit for reservations for 8 or more persons is 100% of the first night. This needs to be transferred by bank to the accomodation.

FAQs about AmicitiA

  • AmicitiA offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • The prices at AmicitiA may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • Guests staying at AmicitiA can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.2).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Buffet

    • Check-in at AmicitiA is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:30.

    • AmicitiA is 0.7 miles from the centre of Amsterdam.

    • The following parking options are available to guests staying at AmicitiA (subject to availability):

      • Parking