Characteristic living in plenty of space
The Rivierenbuurt in Amsterdam-Zuid is an ideal neighbourhood for growing from a starter to a family home. The neighbourhood offers the necessary diversity for a dynamic living environment and plenty of space for family life. The spacious, chic flats, mostly in the style of the Amsterdam School, make the Rivierenbuurt very popular.
Spacious and characteristic
The Rivierenbuurt is part of architect H.P. Berlage's Plan Zuid, which was built in the 1920s and 1930s. The street names are named after Dutch rivers. The neighbourhood is green and spacious, with many characteristic elements. You can feel the hand of the Amsterdam School in almost every street. And its location between the city centre and arterial roads to the A10 makes it easy to combine living and working.
In the neighbourhood
The Rivierenbuurt offers many opportunities for young families. There are excellent (primary) schools in the immediate vicinity, such as De Donge, De Rivieren, Maas en Waal and St. Catherine. There is also the swimming pool Mirandabad, relaxation in the Martin Lutherpark and you will find all kinds of original shops in the Scheldestraat. The Rivierenbuurt includes the following neighbourhoods:
In the IJsselbuurt, you can still find spacious, monumental houses in a spacious area. By car, you can reach the A10 motorway within minutes. And by bike or public transport, you can be in the centre of Amsterdam within 15 minutes.
The Rijnbuurt is located to the south of Amsterdam on the Amstel river. In this neighbourhood, you'll find lots of greenery and soon get the feeling that it feels more spacious than the other surrounding neighbourhoods. Here you will also find the recognisable construction of the Amsterdam School and lots of space for children.
Living in the Scheldebuurt has many advantages. The houses are spacious, the neighbourhood is quiet and its proximity to the A10 also makes it very mobile. While still being at cycling distance from the bustling centre of Amsterdam.