Amsterdam hotel breaks

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The Dutch capital is a perfect destination for groups. If you want time to explore the city’s many delights, including its vibrant nightlife, why not book an Amsterdam hotel break and stay for a night or two.

We package the break up for you including your ferry crossing, private en suite cabin, coach transfers and bed and breakfast at your chosen hotel. What’s more, for every 20 people booked in your group, 1 person goes free!

Call us on 0871 522 9933 or send an email to for more information.

2 nights onboard

1 night in Amsterdam

Excellent onboard facilities

No baggage restrictions

Coach transfers to & from Amsterdam or your chosen hotel

1-night bed & breakfast in your chosen hotel in Amsterdam

Dedicated groups booking team

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Depart North Shields for Amsterdam

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Depart North Shields for Amsterdam

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Arrive in IJmuiden, Holland


Coach departs for Amsterdam city centre


Discover Amsterdam


Overnight stay at hotel

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First coach departs Amsterdam for IJmuiden terminal


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Ship departs IJmuiden

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Arrive in North Shields

North Sea Bistro Amsterdam-Newcastle

Fun onboard

Why pack your group into cramped seats on a budget flight when you can cruise to Holland in comfort for less? On an Amsterdam hotel break the fun starts as soon as you step onboard and you won’t believe how much there is to do as you sail!

Discover 4 bars with live music and fun entertainment, a casino for those feeling lucky, shops, a cinema and games room. There are also several excellent restaurants – including an all-you-can-eat buffet restaurant, à la carte restaurant and café. Pre-book meals and save compared to onboard prices!

Your hotel break package includes use of a private, economy en suite cabin meaning you can get a great night’s sleep before you arrive into Holland. Other cabin types are available including standard inside cabins, sea view cabins and premium Commodore cabins.

Prices are subject to availability. Prices shown are based on Sunday to Thursday departures in January to March & October to December. Telephone booking fees apply. Terms & Conditions apply.

Restaurants onboard

North Sea Bistro - Newcastle to Amsterdam

North Sea Bistro

North Sea Bistro offers an intimate and luxe dining experience, with a seasonal menu and stylish surroundings.

The North Sea Bistro is currently closed.

Canal cruise in Amsterdam

Amazing Amsterdam

The Dutch capital is one of the most fascinating cities in the world, famous for having a laid-back cafe culture but also for its lively and vibrant nightlife. The city centre of Amsterdam features 17th century architecture and cobbled town squares with intersecting canals, there are also excellent shops, restaurants, cafes and more. Since there are daily sailings between Newcastle and Amsterdam, you and your group can stay for as long as you like!


Accommodation in Amsterdam

Choose from a range of hotels for your stay in the Dutch capital, all carefully selected by DFDS. These hotels range from 2 to 4 stars, meaning you can find accommodation to suit any taste or budget for your Amsterdam hotel break. All offer a central location, meaning you are always within walking distance or a short tram ride from the top tourist attractions and nearby public transport facilities.

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