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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!

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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Day 1


Check-in opens


Check-in closes


Depart North Shields for Amsterdam

Canal cruise in Amsterdam

Day 2


Arrive in IJmuiden, Holland


Coach departs for Amsterdam city centre


Discover Amsterdam


Overnight stay at hotel

Amsterdam Bridge

Day 3


Explore Amsterdam


First coach departs Amsterdam for IJmuiden terminal


Last coach departs Amsterdam for IJmuiden terminal


Ship departs IJmuiden

Explorer's Kitchen breakfast buffet

Day 4


Breakfast available onboard


Arrive in North Shields

North Sea Bistro Amsterdam-Newcastle
Commodore cabin, Newcastle-Amsterdam

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.

Restaurants onboard

Cabins onboard

Onboard entertainment

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.

Nominee for Europes Leading Ferry Operator 2023

Behind Every Journey

We are proud to have been nominated as Europe’s Leading Ferry Operator 2023 by the World Travel Awards.  

This year, we’re taking a moment to celebrate and recognise the reasons why we continue to get nominated – and win this award – year after year...the amazing people behind every journey.  

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