From Boutique To Buzz – Cruise & Stay
CRUISE & STAY BREAK TO AMSTERDAM
A Journey of two halves; from boutique to buzz. Experience the boutique feeling when you travel on our popular Amsterdam mini cruise. Amsterdam is one of the most vibrant and beautiful cities in Europe and always worth a visit.
If you are interested in our mini cruise but looking to spend a few nights in Amsterdam, then our cruise & stay break is perfect for you. You’ll book your crossings and coach transfers with us, and book your own hotel for 1, 2 or 3 nights.
2 nights onboard
Duty Free shopping
Private en suite cabins
Delicious onboard cuisine
1 to 3 nights in Amsterdam in a hotel of your choice
Hotel to be booked & paid for separately
Pre-book your meals to save
Travel Guarantee - free rebooking on crossings taken before 30 September 2022
Depart North Shields for Amsterdam
Arrive in IJmuiden, Holland
Coach departs for Amsterdam city centre
Overnight stay at hotel
First coach departs Amsterdam for IJmuiden terminal
Last coach departs Amsterdam for IJmuiden terminal
Ship departs IJmuiden
Breakfast available onboard
Arrive in North Shields
Indian summer in Amsterdam
If you are looking to escape the busy tourists’ spots, why not spend the day in the city of Haarlem or visit the beach at Zandvoort on a sunny day? Till October a special train service runs directly from Amsterdam to Zandvoort aan Zee and it takes under 30 minutes!
Our partner Booking.com has over 1,700 properties for you, so there’s plenty to choose from to suit your budget, from hotel rooms for couples, to villas for groups!
With your own cabin, plenty of space and safety measures onboard, you can enjoy a carefree crossing. Change of plans? With the DFDS Travel Guarantee, you can rebook your crossing free of charge until 30 September 2022.
Coach transfers are included in a Cruise & Stay package to Amsterdam.
CabinsREST YOUR HEAD
Amsterdam offers an abundance of attractions and activities, from fascinating cultural experiences and great shopping, to the iconic bicycles and 17th-century canals.
Explore the world famous museums, including the Van Gogh Museum, the Hermitage and the Rijksmuseum. Take a scenic canal cruise through Amsterdam to see the city in a whole new light.
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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