Frequently Asked Questions
Q. How can I check for availability?
A. You can check for up-to-the-minute availability by going to our online Calendar at: www.bookingcalendar.info/51375
Q. How many persons can the apartment accommodate?
A. The bedroom has a double bed. There are 2 double and 3 single sofa beds in the living room and an additional single bed can be added if required. The apartment has been designed to accommodate 6 persons in comfort.
Q. How do I make a reservation?
A. Reservation requests can be made by e-mail by clicking here; You can also contact us by telephone at: +31.20.422-9060.
Q. What is the address of the apartment?
A. 21 Reestraat, 1016 DM Amsterdam
Q. Do you discount your rates?
A. No. Our rates remain the same regardless as to season or duration of stay. We already offer outstanding value for money. The average price of an hotel room in Holland is 125 Euro per night (in Amsterdam 143 Euro per night) and we offer both location and facilities far in excess of those offered by most hotels.
Q. Does the apartment have a telephone?
A. No, however there is a call centre in the immediate vicinity. We will call for taxis on request.
Q. What is required to make use of the apartment's wireless Internet facilities?
A. You should have a PDA or laptop computer with a wireless LAN PC Card.
Q. Is the apartment smoker friendly?
Q. What is your policy concerning children?
A. Because of the outstanding standard of fixtures and fittings, the apartment is not suitable for unattended children. Parent(s) and/or guardian(s) are fully responsible for any damage and/or breakage. Children aged 12 or less are charged at the rate of €25 per day, all inclusive. Teenagers are charged at the adult rate.
Q. Are pets allowed?
A. Pets are allowed provided well house-trained. There is a one-off charge of 10 Euro per pet. Owners/guardians are fully responsible for any damage and/or breakage
Q. Do you accept credit cards?
A. No, this is a single unit operation and unfortunately it is not feasible for us to accept credit cards. All payments are by cash only, due on arrival.
Q. How do I obtain directions to get to the Amsterdam Choice apartment?
A. Detailed instructions on how to get to the apartment are provided with your confirmation of reservation.
Q. Are there car parking facilities?
A. There is metered car parking along the adjoining canals to Reestraat. The closest garaged parking is at Europarking on Marnixstraat, about 10 minutes walking distance. As Amsterdam is the world's most expensive city for car parking, we do not recommend travelling by car, unless absolutely essential. We would recommend use of the Park and Ride facilities as these are heavily subsidised for tourists. For further information, enter "Park & Ride Amsterdam" into the browser of your choice. The closest P&R garage to the apartment is P+R Bos en Lommer, Leeuwendalersweg 23b, 1055 JE Amsterdam (at just over 3 kilometres away).
Q. What are the standard check-in/check-out times?
A. Standard check-in time is from 12 .30 pm onwards. Check-out time is 11 a.m. on the date of departure, 12 noon on Sundays. Although these are standard times, we do our utmost to be flexible when possible to accommodate early arrivals/late departures, etc.
Q. Do you have luggage storage facilities?
A. Yes, there are secure luggage storage facilities on the premises.
Q. Do you have any other apartments?
A. Yes, in the same premises as the Amsterdam Choice apartment, we have a delightful Studio apartment with authentic wooden beams and own en-suite shower and wc. The Studio sleeps up to 4 persons and full details and availability calendar can be found here on our website at www.amsterdamstudio.com, We also have a luxurious Maisonette apartment which sleeps up to 6 persons and full details and availability calendar can be found on our website at www.amsterdamluxury.com
Q. What additional extras are available?
A. We can arrange for cleaners, baby sitters, chauffeurs, security personnel, etc. We also offer the following:
- Welcome Package consisting of a bottle of house Champagne (rose, brut, sec or demi-sec - subject to availability), freshly cut flowers, a bowl of fruit and a box of hand crafted chocolates. 100 Euro.
- Personal Guide and/or Shopping Assistant to help you discover the fascinating city of Amsterdam and to assist you with all your purchases from Dutch cheeses to diamonds. 25 Euro per hour.
- Private Dining Facilities. Your own personal chef will discuss and prepare the menu of your choice for up to 12 persons in delightful surroundings on the same premises as the apartment. Prices on request.
- Surprise Packages. We offer a variety of surprise packages to include superb restaurant dining, shows, theatre tickets, etc. These vary in increments of 100 Euro ranging from 100 to 2,500 Euro per person.
If you have a question which is not answered by the above. please e-mail us at [email protected] for a rapid response. Thank You.