Amstel Botel is a unique 3-star boat hotel offering waterfront accommodation in north Amsterdam. Highlights include free Wi-Fi, spectacular views of the IJ and a good location next to NDSM Wharf. Amsterdam North is predominantly residential, separated from the city centre by a body of water known as the IJ. Regional places of interest include the D''Admiraal windmill and NDSM Wharf, a former shipyard that now boasts a lively art scene and skate park. There is a free ferry service from several piers to the central station in the historical centre. The hotel is housed in a large river boat settled adjacent to the north shore of the IJ, with cabin rooms on each side. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the premises. Standard rooms are cosy and decorated in a bright, modern style. Amenities include a TV, radio alarm clock, safe, work desk and an en-suite bathroom with a walk-in shower. The hotel bar features a dart board, pool table and TV, providing a comfortable atmosphere in which to enjoy a range of drinks. A buffet breakfast is provided every morning and there are plenty of dining opportunities in the vicinity. The hotel has a 24-hour reception. Chargeable parking is possible nearby.