De Coaster has accommodations within 700 yards of the center of Rotterdam, with free Wifi, and a kitchen with a dishwasher, an oven and a microwave. Offering a terrace, particular units are air conditioned and feature a dining area and a seating area with a flat-screen TV. There's a private bathroom with shower in every unit, along with bathrobes, a hair dryer and free toiletries. The boat has a picnic area. A bicycle rental service is available at De Coaster. Erasmus Universiteit is 2.6 miles from the accommodation, while Rotterdam Zoo is 3.3 miles from the property. The nearest airport is Rotterdam The Hague Airport, 3.7 miles from De Coaster.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

De Coaster has been welcoming guests since Jan 11, 2020

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Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Rotterdam, this property has an excellent location score of 9.5!

Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
2 sofa beds
1 queen bed
2 sofa beds
1 queen bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 1
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Guest reviews


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  • Flumerfelt
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The cabin was amazing! It was spacious with so many accommodations. My children loved being able to sleep on a boat in the harbor. There was room to spread out, a kitchenette and table for dining, the bathroom was spacious with a nice hot shower....
  • Kitty
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    Lovely experience to stay on a "woonboot". Location was nice and central, easy access to musea and restaurants. Deck upstairs was lovely.
  • R
    Unique, original and fun. Also nice with kids! In the heart of Rotterdam, in the middle of the wijnhaven, next to the maritiem museum. Close by everything in the city;-)
  • Jolien
    I really liked the whole sleeping on a boat experience. We really enjoyed the location especially with the “markthal” so close.
  • A
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Cozy, quiet and centrally located. And a unique experience.
  • Ixa
    So cool to stay in the centre, on a boat. Well appointed, with a coffee machine that made pretty decent coffee. The pull out sofa was not your typical sagging version, but actually quite comfy. Nice interior and a quiet street at night.
  • Katarzyna
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Unique, full of character and charm! Boat life for the win :D
  • Colleen
    De Coaster is an absolute dream for everyone that wants to experience Rotterdam in a special way! I could totally imagine to move in and live there :) We loved the outdoor space of the Captain's Cabin and the "living room" upstairs wich created a...
  • Davor
    Top place if you wan't to stay on ship in the centre of town.
  • Jtuy03
    Central location. Close to city center and main tourist attractions. Also it's conveniently close to a supermarket and the boat does have a functional fully fitted kitchen.

Property questions and answers
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  • If we booked 2 rooms for our family of 5 would there be other people staying there at the same time?

    As we have 3 apartments, if you rent 2 the other one can be rented by other guests.
    Answered on 17 March 2021
  • Hello. Does the jacuzzi work? :)

    Yes definitely!:-)
    Answered on 6 November 2022
  • hello, I would love to book the double room with the jacuzzi, which one shall I book ? thanks

    Hi, welcome! Our ship has 3 apartments and on the middle of the ship we have an optional jacuzzi which can be booked privately for a timeslot. Please ..
    Answered on 9 June 2023
  • Hello. Is parking free of charge? If not, what is the costs?

    Unfortunately nowhere free in city centre, it costs around €20 per day and we will give you info about nearby places after booking
    Answered on 5 February 2023
  • do you have washer / dryer

    If you (also) book our Olive's Cabin, the four person apartment in middle ship then yes, we have a combi washer-dryer in there!
    Answered on 7 February 2023
  • How late we can check in and out? Whats the exact price for mother and 2 sons 11 and 17 years With jacuzzi

    This depends of what room you take but regular check-in is at 3 or 4pm though an early check-in is available from 1.30pm for a small supplement of €30..
    Answered on 29 July 2023
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Amenities of De Coaster
Great facilities! Review score, 8.6

Most popular amenities
  • Parking on site
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Terrace
  • BBQ facilities
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • River view
  • City view
  • Landmark view
  • View
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Dining table
  • Coffee machine
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed. No extra charges.
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Streaming service (like Netflix)
  • Video
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available on site (reservation is needed) and costs € 20 per day.
  • Street parking
  • Baggage storage
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Private entrance
  • Interconnecting room(s) available
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Dutch

House rules

De Coaster takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM


From 5:00 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 of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request
€ 10 per child, per night

Prices for cribs aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

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


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 7:00 AM.


Free! Pets are allowed. No extra charges.

The fine print

When booking 3 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements will apply.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

Please inform De Coaster 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.

License number: 0599 3828 DC90 C9F5 D984

FAQs about De Coaster

  • De Coaster is 0.7 miles from the center of Rotterdam. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at De Coaster on this page.

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

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Bicycle rental

  • Check-in at De Coaster is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.