Breitner House, Amsterdam
|Oosterpark, 87-88, Center, 1092AW, Amsterdam, North Holland, NETHERLANDS.|
Description: Breitner HouseOverlooking Amsterdam's Oosterpark, Breitner House is set in a lovingly restored and maintained historic mansion. Originally built in 1882, there is now modern facilities like Wi-Fi Internet. Owned by actress Camilla Braaksma and director Guido Bouvy, this fabulous property provides luxury boutique accommodation and bespoke concierge services in a quiet city centre location.
Within an easy fifteen minute bicycle or tram ride from all of Amsterdam's major landmarks and attractions, Breitner House is an ideal spot for relaxing, stress-free visits to this fascinating city. With just two enormous suites, guests at Breitner House enjoy intimacy and great comfort, in an atmosphere of refined luxury that is matched by the lavish treatment such as a luxurious champagne breakfast, served every morning in the classic dining room, with views over the park.
Breitner House features two luxurious suites, transformed from the former studios of the Dutch impressionist painters George Breitner and Isaac Israels into peaceful havens of refined elegance. Both suites are stylishly decorated with accents of silk, velour and brocade fabrics. The authentic, ornamented ceilings in combination with Italian chandeliers and canopies provide regal peace and comfort. To preserve the historic nature of the building, they did not add air-conditioning or an elevator.
Type of rooms: Breitner HouseIsaac Israels Suite:
The Israels Suite is situated on the ground floor, overlooking the beautiful private garden with a private terrace amidst rare fruit trees, flowers, statues and a small pond. The suite, decorated in a palette of powder blues and sand, consists of a personal writing desk overlooking the garden, large armchairs, a fireplace, uniquely constructed authentic ornamented ceilings, Italian chandeliers, and a canopy made from the finest linen. The private Italian decorated bathroom has a separate walk-in shower with rain-shower head, a choice of luxury toiletries, bathrobe and slippers and hair-dryer. Suite size approximately 70 sq m.
George Breitner Suite:
This spacious, luxurious suite offers a panoramic view of the Oosterpark and the monumental Tropenmuseum. The suite consists of a personal writing desk overlooking the garden, a large divan, a fireplace, Italian chandeliers and a canopy bed with the finest linen. A great wall painting of irises in gold and blue emphasizes the historical past of painters. Guests can enjoy the spacious private bathroom, including a bathtub and separate shower. Suite size approximately 80 sq m.
Both suites are equipped with: Complimentary high-speed internet access (Wi-Fi); flat-screen LCD TV with free view; iPod docking stations; in-room safe; mini-bar; Nespresso coffee and tea facilities; exclusive bathroom amenities; bathrobes and slippers; cosmetic mirror; hair-dryer; daily suite sweets personally created by a pastry chef; daily international newspapers; fresh flowers; fresh fruit.
Additional information: Breitner House
Stairs: the wide and uncomplicated stairs have caused no problem for guests from 18 to 97 years old. However, please tell them about mobility issues that could be a problem for you. There is no elevator.
The Digital Concierge App: As extra service, there is a digital concierge app to guide you through Amsterdam. Filled with tips and recommendations about restaurants, sightseeing, museums, directions to every notable place and general information about the hotel, you can download the app for iPhone and Android. After the installation is complete, you need to enter a pin code given to you by the hotel.
Tickets and Events: For an overview of coming events and tickets you can visit their ticket store.
Transportation: Airport transfers are available on request at a fixed price. Let them know if you want any information about transport from Schiphol airport to the Breitner House.
Deposit: 30 days before arrival, they may charge your card with 60% of the total amount. The rest will be paid at the hotel.
Public parking is available close by the hotel. Charges apply.
Children cannot be accommodated at Breitner House.
Number of rooms: 2
Official category: Bed and Breakfast.
Languages spoken: Dutch, English, French, German.Smoking policy: There is a dedicated smoking area.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro.
GPS Coordinates: 52° 21' 35.00'' N 4° 55' 28.79'' E
Nearest airport: Schiphol Amsterdam Airport - 17,0 km.