Black Friday Mini Cruise

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Brighten your Black Friday with an Amsterdam mini cruise

November nights making you pine for a holiday? Book your Amsterdam mini cruise now and enjoy 50% off, with free breakfast. Plus, if you book with a Nectar card you can earn 7 x points on any booking made over Black Friday weekend and save up to 8% on gift cards, just in time for Christmas. Enjoy outstanding entertainment, delicious food and en suite accommodation on an overnight crossing to Amsterdam and spend the day exploring the Dutch capital. With these savings you’ll have plenty of spending money too!

2 nights onboard

Free breakfast on outbound crossing

Up to 5 hours in Amsterdam

Return coach transfers to City Centre

Book by 08:00 GMT on 3 December 2019

Travel by 31 March 2020

Earn 7 x Nectar points on each booking made over Black Friday weekend

Receive 8 % off any purchase of One4All or Choice gift cards

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Depart North Shields for Amsterdam

Day 1


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Depart North Shields for Amsterdam

Day 2


Arrive in IJmuiden, Holland


Coach departs for Amsterdam city centre


Coach departs Amsterdam for IJmuiden terminal


Ship departs IJmuiden

Day 3


Breakfast available onboard


Arrive in North Shields

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Make memories on a mini cruise

A mini cruise from Newcastle to Amsterdam is the perfect way to spend a few days. Onboard you can relax in our bars and restaurants, enjoy live entertainment or even catch a film at the cinema. After a restful night’s sleep in your en suite cabin, fill up with a hearty breakfast and head into Amsterdam to explore the charming Dutch capital for the day. That evening, step back onboard for your return crossing, enjoying all the fantastic facilities you experienced on the way out. Why not do a spot of shopping with savings of up to 30% against the high street and treat yourself to a memento of the trip?

Terms and Conditions

The Black Friday mini cruise offer of – 50% with free breakfast runs until 08:00 GMT on 3 December 2019. The offer is valid on standard 2 & 4 berth, inside & sea view cabins, booked as part of a mini cruise. Commodore cabins will be charged full price. Free breakfast valid on outbound crossing. Price is based on 2 sharing an inside cabin. Valid for travel until 31st March 2020, subject to availability. Offer valid for selected dates with all other dates at full-price.

The – 8% on One4All or Choice gift cards will be redeemable via a link in your booking confirmation which will be valid until 3 December.

Offer is subject to DFDS’s usual Terms and Conditions and can be withdrawn at any time.

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The North Sea Bistro is currently closed.

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All DFDS Mini Cruises

Our mini cruise breaks are our most popular breaks, and it’s easy to see why. Not only do you get to spend time in a fantastic city, but you’ll also be treated to 2 nights onboard our modern, comfortable and well-equipped cruise ferries.

Our mini cruises are the perfect combination of a short city break and a cruise experience.

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