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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 1 April 2013

A clean small B&B, centrally located. Gijs was very friendly and welcoming. Good breakfast and free Wi-Fi. Was a good pick for a short stay in Amsterdam and our daughter loved it too. Felt like a home away from home really...

2  Thank Dmitry F
Reviewed 20 March 2013

I spent three days in the loft of The Vanguard and I must say: it was a treat. The room is spacious and has a very sophisticated feel and style. Gijs, the landlord, is a really laidback guy who makes the best breakfast. He cookes...More

1  Thank Haro K
Reviewed 16 March 2013

I stayed in this B&B for three days and it was truly an amazing Amsterdam experience. The location in the canals area is just perfect for exploring the city and the beautiful canal house has a unique cosy atmosphere to it. I also loved the...More

1  Thank Roland D
Reviewed 14 March 2013

I have booked the vanguard for my friends 40th and got the loft on the too floor. When we cam in Derek was really cool and friendly helped us get the bags up. A cake and tea were there thanks to Gijs! A really good...More

Thank Skander26
Reviewed 14 March 2013

I had a wonderful stay in this astonishing 'boutique' bed & breakfast. The location was great, fancy rooms and a good quality/ price ratio. Especially the authentic interior of the B&B made this a rememberable visit to Amsterdam. In addition, the very like-able guesthouse Gijs...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Price range
US$247 - US$282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$247 - US$282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Nich3cats
11 January 2018|
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Response from TheVanguard | Property representative |
That all depends on which room you booked; there is the Ensuite on the second floor and the Loft on the third floor. There are only 2 rooms in the house, so you really always get what you book!
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Ron S
9 June 2017|
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Response from Mihaela545 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the breakfast is included in the room price.
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"Great views, great location, a little piece of Amsterdam."
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"Best views in the Loft. Make sure you can do steep stairs"
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"Make sure you are not in the basement if you want a canal view. The stairs are also very steep."
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"The Ensuite room occupies the entire Second Floor with beautiful views of the canals"
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