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Xaviera Hollander's Happy House

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Vaassen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 27 February 2014

We very much liked our stay at the B&B at the garden house of Xaviera Hollander. It was cosy and everything you need was there, like a water cooker, fridge, TV and a very good bathroom. The beds are fine. Amsterdam was super. There is so much to see that we will be back some day. I can recommend this...

4Thank Gerda V
Reviewed 20 February 2014

Xaviera and Philip are very friendly and helpfull. A warm welcome in their cosy home. The B&B is very close to the city centre (less than 5 minute tram ride). Comfortable room and excellent bed. Breakfast was delicious. If you are looking for a cosy stay with friendly easygoing people choose Xaviera Hollander's Happy House instead of a hotel. They...

3Thank Saks H
Rome, Italy
Reviewed 9 February 2014

Very friendly welcome, extremely helpful people, excellent position wonderfully connected to the city centre and to Schiphol Airport. And if you are in Amsterdam on business at the Rai, it's the perfect choice for your stay. One of the rooms of the apartment we stayed in is very small, but if you have children they will love it!!!

1Thank Cristina R
Murrurundi, Australia
Reviewed 9 February 2014

Xaviera and Philip were wonderful hosts. This is their home so the eclectic mix of furniture and books they have collected, or written, made it homely and very cosy. Breaky was on a large round communal dining table which we shared with Xaviera and Philip plus two other guests. They bent over backwards to offer a sumptuous and hearty start...

1Thank Gilly P
Reviewed 18 January 2014

as i have stayed there many times i can only recommend it to you - as written before, you dont want to leave anymore caus you feel home. Philipp is a master cook, i had one of my most declicious meals for a long time. Will be back there in a couple of weeks to enjoy freedom With Love Arik

2Thank ariksan2007
Reviewed 3 November 2013

We spent 3 nights here at Xaviera Happy House in late July 2013. The house itself has a lot of character and is a great introduction when arriving in Amsterdam. The breakfasts were very nice and relaxed out in the courtyard area, and the cooks were very friendly and helpful. The location was excellent, in a very nice part of...

1Thank nakiTaranaki
Reviewed 24 September 2013

Me and my friend paid 285 euros for 2 nights to stay at this apartment. When we turned up there we were sent to stay with her friend who is about 80 years old. Technically we rented a room from a 3 bedroom apartment. We paid for breakfast and was given 1 slice of ham and 1 slice of cheese...

9Thank SuperSilverSmithy
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 15 September 2013

Overall a good experience and great for us since it was close to the RAI Convention Center where we were working an event. On the good side: - For us, the location - it is close to the RAI Convention Center. It took us 12 minutes to walk at a good pace from door to door with equipment. - Very...

Thank stolenbuick
Reviewed 5 August 2013

I went there with two friends of mine and we had such a great time ! The place is full of history and the people here are just so nice that you didn't wanna leave. We'll be back for sure as soon as possible. Xaviera is juste wonderful and interesting just as everyone in this house. Don't trust the [--]...

2Thank Joann32
Lachen, Switzerland
Reviewed 31 July 2013

Hi I spent the night of 5.7.2013 in their house with my girlfriend Was a terrible experience: - we got a room where there was even no space to put a suitcase. So we would take turns on the bed to open and close suitcases while the other one would step out in the corridor. For Eur 100! - pics...

7Thank eric b

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxurious Bohemian villa with beautiful sunny garden full of flowers and greens, of legendary author Xaviera Hollander, in the heart of Amsterdam, with airport pickup provided as well as personal chef on request, ideal for culture seekers, couples, honeymooners, animal friendly, and meet the author herself if she is in town! Private parking for an extra fee is available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Xaviera Hollander's Happy House

Address: 17 Stadionweg, 1077 RV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Region: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam
Price Range: RM579 - RM690 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Xaviera Hollander's Happy House 2*
Number of rooms: 4
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“For a private, cozy stay, choose the chalet. It has a comfortable bed, a fridge, and a nice-sized bathroom.”
  • Getting lipstick tips in Xaviera's living room
KuriousKJ, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask about each room available, while they have different prices, each also is quite unique and offers different options.”
dl439, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“this bed and breahfast is very access, is very quiet. , the breakfast is hearty , the room is comfortable. the wellcom is super”
salecroix, 10 Jun 2015 | Read review
“ask for the chalet in the back garden”
K2390RKmarkj, 6 Jan 2015 | Read review
“The Luxury Loft is the most private and sleeps up to 5 people.”
nildoh, 20 Jun 2014 | Read review
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