2 for 1 Cruise & Stay PLUS



Head to Holland this autumn on a short break to Amsterdam and save 50%. Travel overnight in an en suite cabin, taste freshly made food from our range of restaurants and take in the onboard entertainment. Stay in Holland or even further afield for up to 2 nights before boarding your return crossing back to Newcastle. With a host of facilities onboard, including a casino, club, plus whisky and wine tasting on selected crossings, when you travel with DFDS your holiday starts as soon as you set sail in your hotel at sea.

Daily, overnight crossings

Excellent onboard facilities

Spend up to 2 days in Amsterdam

Hotel experience at sea

Save 50% on cabins

Option to add transfer or vehicle

Spend up to 2​ days in Amsterdam

Day 1


Check-in opens


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Depart North Shields for Amsterdam

Day 1


Check-in opens


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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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Hotel at sea and comfort

Relaxed surroundings, fine dining, wine tasting and live entertainment are what you expect to find in a premium hotel. On a DFDS crossing you get all of this and more. Enjoy a selection of bars for a casual drink, a range of restaurants for a bite to eat, a cinema to catch the latest release, and even an onboard nightclub to dance the night away. Visit the shop to save up to 30% versus high street prices and why not head out on deck to catch the sunset as you sail to Amsterdam?

As the night closes in, your comfortable en suite cabin will be waiting for you. Rest your head on freshly pressed linen, unwind and relax in your oasis of calm onboard your overnight crossing. Rise in the morning refreshed and ready to head into the heart of Holland but not before enjoying a filling breakfast onboard to set you up for the day. With premium and sea view upgrades available, plus pet friendly cabins, you can sail in comfort and class onboard the Newcastle-Amsterdam crossing with DFDS.

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.

À la carte dining is currently unavailable.

Amsterdam, Holland

Amazing Amsterdam

A short break in Amsterdam is amazing in any season. The autumn brings out the copper colours of the trees which line the famous canals and the spring sees the blooming of the famous flower fields surrounding the capital. Stroll the city’s streets, taking in the historic buildings, winding waterways and myriad of museums. Sample some local cuisine washed down with the delicious Dutch spirit, genever and immerse yourself in the nightlife of the vibrant city. In December and January see the city alight in the annual Amsterdam Light Festival and in March spring arrives in the city bringing with it beautiful blooms and alfresco dining.

Explore further

With a short break you can afford to see more of Amsterdam and wider Holland. Why not hire bikes and explore the city like a local, cycling through some of the city’s parks like Vondelpark, Westerpark or Oosterpark? Head to Haarlem in just under half an hour by train from Amsterdam to see world famous art, great shopping and vibrant nightlife. Or if you fancy a trip to the coast, in just 30 minutes you can get to Zandvoort, where you can stroll beautiful beaches, visit the natureparks located there and for motorsports fans the Circuitpark Zandvoort is another highlight.

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