Housed in a paddle steamer that dates from 1911, Kapitein Anna is located in Amsterdam. The accommodations will provide you with air conditioning. Private bathroom also comes with free toiletries. Extras include bed linen. At Kapitein Anna you will find a terrace and a bar. Other facilities offered at the property include meeting facilities, a shared lounge and an ironing service. An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including cycling. You can enjoy city view from this property. If you feel like visiting the surroundings, check out the Scheepvaartmuseum (2.9 mi) and Dam square (2.4 mi). There is a direct ferry connection between the accommodations and Amsterdam Central Station. The boat is 16 mi from Schiphol Airport.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Kapitein Anna has been welcoming guests since Aug 4, 2014

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Gluten-free, American, Buffet


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Guest reviews


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  • Laurie
    Breakfast was lovely. I really enjoyed eating in the beautiful lounge - this was by far my favourite place on the boat. I enjoyed sitting here in the evening and having a beer and writing in my diary. I got a bit tired hopping on and off the ferry...
  • Jahyun
    The sound of waves you can wake upto. Duckies to wake upto. Amazing free F4 ferries to ride on from city centre. Amazing opportunity to explore Amsterdam-Noord <3
  • Almaya
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The boat is very quaint! It is super close to the free ferry that runs often. The staff were very helpful — washing our laundry as we are traveling across Europe and helping with recommendations in the city. Breakfast is available and the beds are...
  • Karen
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    This was a charming, immaculately restored paddle boat from 1911. The host is the owner who greeted us each morning with breakfast and a kind demeanor.
  • Federico
    The courtesy of the staff, the boat is very well maintained and the whole setting on the river. Very convenient by ferries (free)
  • Lone
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    I've booked hundreds of trips on Booking, and this one is way up there. Location: You wake up with sunrise on the water and boats rolling by out your window. NDSM wharf is fantastic, too! There's a short, free ferry ride away from Centraal...
  • Özgür
    Nice concept. Everything you need for a short stay is enough. And the coffee is free of charge 24 hours 😋
  • Lisa
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    conveniently location a free ferry ride from the central train station great sunset view
  • Masami
    The owner is friendly and helpful. The interior is beautiful and well kept.
  • Fiona
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    It was a beautiful boat and had a lovely relaxing feel to it. The breakfasts were delicious, the food fresh and well laid out. The croissants were to die for, fabulous. The position is fantastic with the river traffic to watch and the sunsets....

Property questions and answers
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  • How often does ferry run to central station and what hours? Also, what is cost of ferry? Thanks so much.

    The ferry goes every 15 or 30 minutes untill 2AM( weekdays) or 3 AM (weekend) The ferry is free
    Answered on 22 September 2022
  • Hello. Is there tea/coffee making facilities in standard twin room?

    No, but there is coffee.tea 24/7 in the salon
    Answered on 20 March 2023
  • hey, is there an option for an early check in on november 4? around 11 am

    Early check-in and luggage drop is possible. The room however might not be ready
    Answered on 19 October 2022
  • Hi, is it possible to leave the luggage on the day of check out till the evening? And till what time can the boat from center be taken ? thanks !

    Usually it is possible to leave the luggage on the check-out day. The last depart of the ferry is at 1.30 AM, weekends 2.30 AM. Busses go all night.
    Answered on 1 November 2022
  • Is the ship moving during this 6 nights??

    The ship does not move when we are a hotel accomodation
    Answered on 8 November 2021
  • Ik kom op zondag 2 augustus bij u. Hoe laat kan ik inchecken?

    Onze inchecktijden zijn van 14.00 tot 22.00 uur. Bagagedrop is mogelijk vanaf 8.00 uur
    Answered on 22 July 2020
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Amenities of Kapitein Anna
Great facilities! Review score, 8.8

Most popular amenities
  • Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Terrace
  • Bar
  • Designated smoking area
  • Heating
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
Media & Technology
  • Streaming service (like Netflix)
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs € 11.30 per day.
  • Street parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Dutch

House rules

Kapitein Anna takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM


From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 1 are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

No age restriction for check-in. (Only children 1 and up are allowed)


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Cash ATM card Kapitein Anna accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please inform Kapitein Anna of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Kapitein Anna

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

    • Room options at Kapitein Anna include:

      • Twin
      • Double
      • Single

    • Check-in at Kapitein Anna is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

    • Guests staying at Kapitein Anna can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.8).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Full English/Irish
      • Gluten-free
      • American
      • Buffet

    • The prices at Kapitein Anna may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Kapitein Anna is 1.9 miles from the center of Amsterdam. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.