Located in central Amsterdam, the boat hostel Vita Nova is 0.6 mi from Central Station. It is next to the Nemo Scientific Center, and offers free WiFi in public areas. The cabins at the Vita Nova boat are simply decorated and have carpeted floors. They all have heating, a hand basin with hot and cold water. The shared bathrooms are equipped with shower. Extra's include bed linen and towels. Guests can start their day with a characteristic Dutch breakfast, including a variety of bread, cheese, pastries, and coffee or tea. Also guests can make use of the shared fridge, microwave, plates and cutlery. Across the street, guests have a variety of restaurants, from Italian to Ethiopian. Guests can enjoy panoramic views of some of Amsterdam’s oldest and newest districts from the boat deck. A bicycle parking and a luggage storage space are also available. The boat is located at the end of the central canal ring, declared UNESCO World Heritage. The Damrak street and the Red Light District are just a 15-minute walk away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Located in the real heart of Amsterdam, this property has an excellent location score of 9.0!


Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
2 bunk beds
1 twin bed
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
8.4
Facilities
6.6
Cleanliness
6.7
Comfort
6.6
Value for money
7.9
Location
9.0
Free Wifi
6.3
Low score for Amsterdam
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Managed by CityTrip Adventures

Company review score: 8.6Based on 10,953 reviews from 6 properties
6 managed properties

Company info

Team City Tripper, as experienced hosts will help you explore the area in which we are moored either on bike or foot depending on your preference. Their local knowledge enables you to appreciate many aspects of the area not always discovered by tourists. You can be assured of a clean, comfortable cabin. You will be provided with a unique holiday experience which is unforgettable.

Property info

Team City Tripper invite you to join them on board! You booked a mini cruise! You will get more information when you make a booking. When you stay on board after a fulfilling day you can return to your boat haven and relax in the lounge area or a night out in the local area and then a restful sleep in your cosy cabin. We look after every aspect of your holiday and all you have to do is relax and enjoy!

Languages Spoken

English,Dutch

Area info

Amenities of Vita Nova

Most popular amenities
  • Free Wifi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Terrace
  • Designated smoking area
  • Heating
  • Baggage storage
Bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Shared bathroom
  • Hairdryer
Bedroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
Internet
Wifi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Services
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Carpeted
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Dutch

House rules
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Check-in
From 14:00 to 22:30
Check-out
From 06:00 to 10:30
Cancellation/ prepayment
Cancelation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Enter your stay dates and check the conditions of your selected option.
Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

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

Age restriction
The minimum age for check-in is 18
City Regulations
Please note that, due to fire safety regulations, the city of Amsterdam limits bookings to a maximum of 4 people per apartment.
Pets
Pets are not allowed.
Payments by Booking.com
Booking.com takes your payment on behalf of the property for this reservation. Pay for any extras during your stay using American Express, Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, ATM card and Debit card.
Smoking
Smoking is not allowed.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Please note that you can check in every day during reception opening hours, from 14.00 to 22.30.

Guests who cause disturbances for the neighborhood risk losing a part of their deposit.

License number: 0363 E028 60A2 50CE A593

FAQs about Vita Nova

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

  • Vita Nova is 0.8 miles from the center of Amsterdam. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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

    • Check-in at Vita Nova is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.