Le Quartier Sonang

Sleeping on a cloud in the heart of Amsterdam....

Wonderful stay !

Thank you for the wonderful stay! It was like being at home- if home had such a delicious breakfasts and lovely amenities! And thank you for the comfy slippers! They'll be a great souvenir for our stay.

Quite frankly, superb

Looking back in this book, a wonderful tribute to you both and this glorious place that you own, run, let us all share: it is difficult to find anything new to say! So we won't try, we'll just say thank you for making our first trip to Amsterdam, quite frankly, superb. Coming back to this lovely room, being so carefully and generously looked after in all ways has been the best experience we're never been anywhere like it. Generous hospitality, two lovely hosts. 

A place that you looking forward to go

Once more in a lovelily place , has been a home away from home. A place that you are looking forward to go after a day of Amsterdam canals and alleys. You really make make me feel welcome which is a rare things this day. Hope will be able to visit once more soon! 

I look forward to return!

Thank you for helping to make my 1st visit to Amsterdam such a wonderful experience. Your warmth hospitality & wealth of information were so helpful & greatly appreciated. The food, bed, heated bathroom floor, location & ambience were all perfect. I look forward to my return!

Just wonderful!

We travel a lot, and Le Quartier Sonang is by far the loveliest B&B we have stayed in many years. Frank and Oki are consulate hosts- their hospitality was outstanding- and much appreciated. Amsterdam is a beautiful, walkable city. Even in the drizzle and rain their was so much to see. The architecture, canals and bicycles are so unique to this place. Just wonderful. Thank you for making our holiday in Amsterdam so relaxing and special - you are very gracious hosts!

This B&B is perfect!

Thank you for making our stay in Amsterdam the celebration we wanted it to be. Celebrating 20 years together. We wanted our stay to be special- and you made it so. You are great hosts & you make your guests feel at home. Thanks for the gif we received. Everything about this B&B is perfect and deserves all the praise it gets! we would love to comeback someday.

We enjoyed every second here!

We will hare our stay at your house in very good memory! Both, you and your house are beautiful. A place to relax and enjoy yourself. Thank you for being as you are, Oki. Funny, friendly, attentively! We enjoyed every second here!

The delicious breakfasts!

Thank you for having us, we had a lovely stay in Amsterdam. We really appreciated all your kind attentions, the beautiful room and the delicious breakfasts!

We slept like babies!!

Thank you both for making our first visit to Amsterdam so special. Your care and attention to detail is second to none, from our first meeting where we were offered a glass of wine and beer to helpful tips and advice each day. The room is beautiful and the bed so  comfortable, we slept like babies!! We enjoyed meeting you both and chatting each day, We will most definitely be returning to Amsterdam and your beautiful Le Quartier Sonang.

Your hospitality has made is so memorable

Many thanks from us. It's been our first visit to Amsterdam, but you hospitality has made it so memorable. It certainly won't be our last! You are wonderful hosts, we hope to return one day.

Love having breakfast brought to us !

What an amazing place you have here. We felt welcome as soon as you opened the door. All your help with ideas of what to do and where to go was fantastic. The room and bathroom were beautiful and the bed so soft. Love the slippers too. We love having the breakfasts brought up to us every morning and they were delicious. We love that you have thought of everything. We love that you have organized a taxi to the airport. We love your warm and kind hospitality, making us feel like we are at home. We love the area you are, so blessed to live in. close to everything. Thank you for making our stay wonderful.

Glorious Soft Bed

Thank you for such a warm welcome to Amsterdam. We love the glorious soft bed , delicious breakfast and peacefulness. Lovely hospitality!

Every morning I was excited to get up because...

Thank you so much for the most amazing stay! Our entire trip to Amsterdam was amazing because of YOU. We loved your restaurant recommendations (De Italiaan - YUM) and your activity recommendations (Blue boat, Anne Frank, That Dam Guide). Every morning I was excited to get up because of your delicious breakfast. You were both so attentive, friendly and humble. You have (far and away) the most beautiful home - and most comfortable bed! We slept so comfortably each night. Coming back from a long day of tours and travel, we looked forward to chatting with you - and the chocolate! If you ever find yourselves in Boston, please e-mail us. We would love to host you and/or show you around. Thank you again!

Tremendous hosts!

Thank you for being such tremendous hosts! we had a wonderful time on our first trip to Amsterdam. Best wishes.

Next time I'll make sure it's a longer stay

Thank you for a lovely stay - for the helpful advice, recommendations and the hospitality. Your B&B was a wonderful base for a very quick visit - Next time I'll make sure it's a longer stay.

Thank you for another lovely stay, our third!

Thank you for another lovely stay, our third! Always best quality, accommodation and hospitality. Thanks for making my birthday special as a lovely surprise. Very best wishes.


Thank you for our first class stay at your B&B. We loved visiting your beautiful country and meeting you both. Our room and view was spectacular and your service was charming and upscale. Unbeatable! We wish you the very best. 

You have enhanced my stay in Amsterdam

Thank you so much for your kind hospitality & thoughtful generosity! I particularly appreciate your guidance on transportation and places to visit especially the wine store!! You have enhanced my stay in Amsterdam and I wish you nothing but the best. Warm regards.

We cannot wait to return to America......

Thank you so much for making our stay in Amsterdam memorable. From the warmth of your greetings on a cold rainy day - what better way than a warm cup of coffee to chase away the chill- to the lovingly prepared breakfasts, our stay was outstanding. We cannot wait to return to America and tell everyone we know about your wonderful hospitality. Until our next visit....

Wir hatten 4 wunderbare Tage in Amsterdam

Lieber Oki, lieber Frank. Wir hatten 4 wunderbare Tage in Amsterdam - was nicht zuletzt an Eures Gastfreundschaft, dem gemütlichen Zimmer und den liebevoll bereiteten Frühstück lag! Wir werden uns immer sehr gern an Dirk's gefeierten Geburtstag erinnern. We love it!

One of the finest stays

Thank was one of the finest stays we had and it truly felt like home. Thank you very much for being such sweet, kind and hospitable hosts. I wish there were more people like you in the world! Please let us know if you ever visit Turkey, we would like to return the favor. Take care and see you next time.

We'll be back!

In the words of 'The Terminator'... We'll be back! Your hospitality is of a standard that is rare. Your kindness shown to us is equally so. For these things we can only and most humbly say Thank you. God bless.

Welcoming but not intrusive

You made an enjoyable visit even more so. Your hospitality was welcoming but not intrusive and the quality of service first class. The room was excellent. Thank you for a lovely stay.

We understand why you choose 'Sonang' as the name of this peaceful traveler's retreat

Thank you so much for a lovely home-away-from-home in your beautiful city. After days on our feet in some of the best museums in the World, it was wonderful to come 'home' to your comfortable house and neighborhood. We understand why you choose 'Sonang' as the name of this peaceful traveler's retreat. We loved all the extra's you provided and the delicious breakfasts delivered to our room! We look forward to seeing you again before too long.


We had a wonderful time in your B&B. Thanks for taking care of us, for the good information about the city, for the great breakfast. The room is wonderful and the details are very welcoming. Congratulations! We wish the best for you. Obrigado.

The oasis you've created

Thank you so much for an ideallic stay. After two weeks of exciting travels, I can't tell you how perfect it's been to end my adventures at the oasis you've created. your home is full of light and love - the ingredients that allow you guests and Oki's plants to thrive. I hate to leave but am inspired to create a similar ambiance in my own home... If only I had Oki's knack for beautiful breakfasts! Much love.

Our new favorite place

What a fantastic B&B! Our new favorite place to stay in Amsterdam and we cannot wait to return. Everything was perfect and the personal touches made our stay very special. A champagne breakfast on Stephen's birthday was a real surprise! Breakfast was a highlight and delicious. Thank you so much!

An experience...

It is an experience to stay at your B&B. Especially appreciated we are looking to Lenas birthday. Thanks for everything.

You guys contributed to do justice to our holiday

Thank you Oki & Frank for your hospitality and kindness! We spend an amazing time in Amsterdam and you guys contributed to do justice to our holiday. Really, thank you for everything.

You have a gorgeous B&B

Thank you for your wonderful hospitality. You have a gorgeous B&B, we loved the room overlooking the gardens. Everything was perfect - location, room, advice and assistance. We have enjoyed the first part of our stay in Amsterdam & look forward to our return in October.

Thank you for letting us being your guests!

Our stay in this amazing city would have been considerable less joyful and brilliant without you unbelievable hospitality, comfortable room and superb breakfast! We looked forward to coming back 'Home' every day after long romantic walks among the charming little streets and magical canals. We are definitely coming back to Amsterdam and will consider no other place than yours to stay. Thank you for letting us being your guests!

Our visit could not have been better

Thanks to your gracious hospitality and various recommendations of places to visit and local restaurants, our visit could not have been better, Well, you couldn't have done something about the rain. You guys have established a great little B&B. Your attention to detail and helping out with extra chores is really appreciated.

What a fabulous stay!

What a fabulous stay! Your warm & friendly hospitality, superbly appointed rooms, the most perfect of locations. Your advice on where to go, what to do & see and what to eat guided our visit to Amsterdam. We look forward to visiting you again.

Thank you for sharing your home and the gift of your hospitality

We could not have enjoyed a more peaceful, nourishing week than the one we've spent with you at Le Quartier Sonang, As beautiful as your home is, as perfect as the location, the sights, the restaurants - and the bed - let's not leave out the bed! 'CLOUD'.. Far and away the best part of our stay has been the attention to detail and the warmth of our hosts. Thank you for sharing your home and the gift of your hospitality. If you're ever in New York, please look us up!

This second stay very enjoyable

Thank you for your hospitality, your warm welcome, your good advice about Amsterdam, and all things you did to make this second stay very enjoyable.

Enjoyed a wonderful week in Kamar Bidadari

Your very warm welcome and through introductions your home and city over a cold beer, set the home for a lovely visit. We have enjoyed a wonderful week in Kamar Bidadari and until have found memories of breakfasts and nightcaps overlooking the flower-filled balcony to the courtyard. Le Quartier Sonang is in an excellent location for visiting the sights, and your advice and suggestion very helpful. Many thanks and all the very best to you both.

You were wonderful hosts!

Thank you for a wonderful stay in this vibrant city. You were wonderful hosts! Thank you for the friendly hello's, the delicious breakfasts, the wonderful tips and the attention to the little details. You are definitely worthy of the wonderful review we read! 

Thank you so much for warm welcome

Thank you so much for your warm welcome. Soft bed, fantastic breakfast and "props" tea and coffee. We had such a wonderful time exploring this fun city. A great base for a restful and energizing break from our three children. The slow start with your musical, breakfast champagne after a late night in the jazz club was so perfect ! Will be recommending to all our friends from London

Wonderful hospitality

Thank you both so much for the wonderful hospitality. We felt so welcome in your beautiful home. Thank you for spoiling us on our honeymoon as we celebrate our wedding, my graduation, our future little one. The breakfast was amazing, trully all of our favorite things. We look forward to returning in the future. Please come visit us in California.

Beautiful welcoming home

We needed a little peace and comfort at the end of our 3 weeks of travel in Europe. Thank you for providing in in your beautiful welcoming home and bed and breakfast. It has felt like home with the wonderful breakfast and having provided everything we could thing to ask for. We will never forget Oki singing "Happy Birthday" to George as he brought breakfast complete with champagne and flowers. We have loved Amsterdam for several visits and now add Le Quartier Sonang to our list of places to return.

Our second stay here even more enjoyable

You've made our second stay here even more enjoyable than the first. We love Kamar Bidadari & it felt like coming home again when we arrived! Thank you for the welcomeback treat. We appreciate your helpful advice & knowledge the city & area offers to make reservations or print for us. Our room is so peaceful, we love the balcony for fresh air& friendly neighbors! Your location is prefect for us, the evenings are peaceful & quiet & we sleep well. Love your decor, modern bathroom & the most important The fabulous breakfast with fresh fruits! 3 days was too short a stay last year, 5 days is still not enough time! We will need to stay for a week on our next visit to your beautiful & vibrant city. One again, we'll post on TripAdvisor. Thanks you both.

Schitterende Kamer

Een warm onthaald, goede tips en schitterende kamer makten ons verblijft in Amsterdam zeer aangenaam. Jullie gastvriendelijkheid is onvergelijkbaar! Ondanks de regen hebben jullie ons toch een top vakantie bezorgd. Nogmaals hartelijk bedank voor alles en we zien jullie zeker nog eens terug!

Amazingly clean and peaceful, very silent as well

We really appreciate our stay in Amsterdam and your warm welcome. Your B&B is amazingly clean and peaceful, very silent as well. We slept like babies. You have got a lot of taste for the decoration. The breakfast was delicious with impressive fresh fruits. A big thank you to have allowed Erin to come with us. Hope you will keep a good souvenir of her for your first try. And thank you for the kind attention for my birthday. Gros Bisous.

Thank you

We so enjoyed our short stay in Amsterdam - thank you so much for the comfortable accommodation, great breakfast and helpful advice. We hope to come back some time. Warm regards.

We'll just have to come back!

Thank you very much for such a warm reception at Le Quartier Sonang and a wonderful introduction to Amsterdam - we didn't get to see it all so we'll just have to come back!

May you continue on this special path

Thank you for being such special hosts. I had a wonderful, though short, stay at your place. May you continue on this special path and provide countless others with your kind service. Best regards.

Special Stay

Thank you very much for your kind hospitality. Your B&B is very special with a perfect location. Our three night stay was special and we will recommend Le Quartier Sonang to all we know. Kind regards.

Wonderful, cosy and warm stay at your house!

Gabriel and I want to thank you for this wonderful, cosy and warm stay at your house! We felt home abroad and we were always looking forward to the fantastic and lovely breakfast, which  was served with so much warmth. We like you guys much and I hope to see you soon! Probably then on a 'Parent-trip' without kids...Love!

Un moment merveilleux et unique

Il y a plein de choses pour lesquelles nous vous remercions. Votre accueil chaleureux, vos petites attentions chocolatées, vos conseils sur ce qu’il y a à découvrir à Amsterdam, votre écoute, votre disponibilité, et votre bonne humeur ! Merci milles fois pour toutes ces qualités qui ont fait de notre voyage un moment merveilleux et unique. A bientôt peut être…..

Very happy

Thank you for all. We have a nice stay and are very happy. All the best for you.

You both have the hospitality gene

What a wonderful stay. We have been spoiled since our arrival. You both have the hospitality gene from which we have been very lucky to benefit from: special mention to my surprise champagne birthday bottle - a true and wonderful sweet surprise! The B&B you have created is full of comforts at all levels, serene room, yummy breakfasts, great location - nut the best is THE TWO OF YOU! We will return to this warm and beautiful space!