Zaanhof Loft Apartment Zaanse Schans

Luxurious Loft Apartment in the heart of the Zaanse Schans

Getting around

You are in the heart of the ancient touristic area called the 'Zaanse Schans'. It is not hard to get around in the neighbor.

The typical dutch build wooden buildings are the business card of zaandijk.

Zaandijk is a town in the dutch province of North-Holland. It is part of the municipality of Zaanstad, and is located about 11km northwest of the capital city Amsterdam.

It has a population of 9040.

Rich History

Zaandijk has a very rich history. The first citizens of zaandijk were members of the familiy of Hendrik Pietersz who moved into 'de lage dijk' (The Lower Dike) in the year 1494. 

Perhaps this is why the 'de lage dijk' has its well earned wealthy status. Therefore it is no coincidence that Zaanhof is located at 'de lage dijk'!

the village of zaandijk is rich in must see touristic attractions and has dozens of nation monuments.

Getting there - by taxi

If you arrive by plane at Schiphol airport Amsterdam the distance to Zaandijk is about 25KM. If requested we can provide you with a pick up service from the airport to Zaanhof, subject to availability.

A taxi averagely cost €80,-.

Getting there - by public transport

The train ride from the airport Schiphol to Zaandijk Zaanse Schans station is just under half an hour. From there it is only a 3 minute touristic walk.

You simply follow the tourists untill the end of the stationstraat which is about 300 meter. Then you turn to the left approximately 80 meter and after seeing the giant Windmill you will see the private court of Zaanhof. In case of being lost you can always call us at (+31)617171892.

For the current train schedules please have a look on the national railway website; www.ns.nl.

Getting there - by car

As we have our private court it is possible for our temporary celebrity's to park free.

From Schiphol Airport Amsterdam by car you simply follow 

  • the roadsigns to Zaandam A8.
  • then the roadsigns heading to Purmerend A7
  • Take exit toward Zaanse Schans
  • Straight ahead at the roundabout
  • Turn left over the bridge
  • You have reached your destination  

As for all cases when lost you simply call us at (+31)617171892.