To discover what sets Holland America Line apart. It is our mission to create once-in-a-lifetime experiences for our guests, every time. Let us show you how — through excellence — we achieve it.
Onboard the ms Nieuw Amsterdam we invite you to experience the pleasures of mid-sized cruising. To revel in spacious rooms, breathe in expansive views and enjoy an elegant ambiance shared by fewer guests. The Nieuw Amsterdam is perfectly proportioned: large enough to offer diverse amenities yet small enough to be stylish and sophisticated.
We invite you to settle into your own spacious haven. To arise refreshed after a magnificent night’s sleep and breakfast on your verandah. Our staterooms are more expansive than those of other premium cruise lines. Most are ocean-facing, many have teak-lined verandahs for dining alfresco or sunbathing in private. Signature Mariner’s Dream amenities, such as plush Euro-top beds, luxurious bathrobes, and flat-panel TV and DVD players, grace each elegant stateroom.
We invite you to dine “As You Wish”. To savor five-star dining, ever-changing menus, and polished service. Take your place in the Dining Room at a specified seating time or be spontaneous, following your desires. On board there are restaurants to suit every mood, along with the dining style you prefer. Try Asian cuisine one night in Tamarind and a perfectly grilled steak the next in the Pinnacle Grill. Or enjoy the quick, relaxed Lido Restaurant for a casual alternative.
We invite you to give yourself over to adventure. Discover not just exotic new cultures and intriguing world destinations, but uncharted terrain within yourself. We invite you to learn new skills, to be delighted by music and entertainment. And to return feeling more energized and alive than ever.
Enjoy our groundbreaking Culinary Arts Center, presented by Food & Wine magazine where we blend guests’ love for food and entertaining into a unique, interactive experience like no other. Enhance your cruise with our Digital Workshop, powered by Windows, where we offer fun, free and informative sessions on a variety of topics lead by our Microsoft trained techsperts.
Pamper yourself in our tranquil Asian-inspired Greenhouse Spa & Salon where a haven of luxurious beauty and spa treatments and a thermal suite will relax your mind, body, and soul. Our Explorations Café, powered by the New York Times, is a great place to sip espresso, surf the internet, converse and learn about the lands and cultures you’re visiting. Evenings onboard glitter with choices from music and dancing, to gaming in the casino, and movies.
Club HAL is just for our young cruisers. Kids ages 3-7 will enjoy story-telling, fabric painting, games, treasure hunts and more. ‘Tweens ages 8-12 will enjoy golf putting, disco parties, Culinary Workshops, and more. The Loft and The Oasis are exclusively for Teens with a private lounge and activities to keep them entertained.
Warm and genuine, never in the way yet never out of reach: our crew members consistently win top industry awards for service. More importantly, they win hearts. They take genuine pride in making your cruise relaxing and remarkable in every way. Gracious, prompt attention is the rule. Whether you desire two sugars in your tea or ice delivered to your suite at 5:00pm, it is our pleasure to remember your every preference.
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