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MS Nieuw Amsterdam

MS Nieuw Amsterdam
MS Nieuw Amsterdam

CLASS: Signature Class
TONNAGE: 86,700 GT
LENGTH: 285 m (935 ft) m
TOTAL CREW: 929 crew
OCCUPANCY: 2,106 passengers


If you appreciate the finer things in life, then a cruise on the ms Nieuw Amsterdam will delight with its sophistication and glamour. Named after New York City, which was formerly called ‘Niuew Amsterdam’, this cruise ship imitates the Big Apple throughout. This is immediately apparent in the magnificent chandelier in the atrium, a magnificent sculpture which is reminiscent of the Manhattan skyline. On board the cruise ship you will also find an extensive collection of antiques and creative artwork, astoundingly valued at over two million pounds.

Built in Venice in Italy by Fincantieris, the ship was first launched in 2010. It carries over 2,100 passengers however still retains that small ship cosy and relaxed atmosphere for which Holland America Line cruise ships are renowned.  

This ship offers freedom and choice. The ‘As You Wish’ dining option lets you choose where and when you dine. The gourmet menus of the many restaurants on board will tempt and every evening can be an exciting adventure. Take your taste buds on a worldwide adventure, visit the Tamarind for inspiring spicy Asian cuisine and the Pinnacle Grill for the most perfect Porterhouse. Authentic Italian dishes are served in the Canaletto Restaurant and a laid back buffet is available in the Lido Market.

Accommodation on board is superlatively comfortable and extremely spacious. The desirable Pinnacle Suites are heavenly, with a separate bedroom and dining area. They feature plush furnishings throughout, an extensive balcony and passengers residing in them are privy to many additional luxurious benefits. The more affordable interior staterooms, although not as glamorous as the suites, still provide passengers with all modern day amenities and comforts.

Entertainment on board the ms Nieuw Amsterdam is spectacular, from the amazing productions in The Showroom at Sea to the many bars and lounges. Try your luck in the casino or simply relax beneath the stars with a cocktail in hand.

Service from the staff is impeccable and 24 hour complimentary room service is available. For more information, see our detailed guide on the ms Nieuw Amsterdam.

To find out the latest itineraries for the Holland America ms Nieuw Amsterdam or to book a luxurious cruise on board, contact us today on: 0203 7649592

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Dining Venues

Grab one of our signature burgers by the pool at Dive-In, choose sophisticated ambiance in our elegant dining room, spend a romantic evening in the Pinnacle Grill or enjoy in-room dining any time of day. Images shown are from sister ship, ms Koningsdam, and are representative of dining options available.

Dining venues on Nieuw Statendam:


  • Pinnacle Grill
  • Canaletto
  • Tamarind
  • Rudi's Sel de Mer
  • Lido Market
  • Dive-In
  • New York Pizza & Deli
  • Grand Dutch Café
  • G Gelato


Onboard activities abound, including intimate tasting and wine-blending classes at BLEND by Chateau Ste. Michelle. Hone video-editing skills, rejuvenate at our Greenhouse Spa, take a Pilates class or simply relax and unwind. Images shown are from sister ship, ms Koningsdam, and are representative of activities available.

Activities offered on Nieuw Statendam:


  • BLEND by Chateau Ste. Michelle
  • America's Test Kitchen
  • BBC Earth Experiences
  • Digital Workshop, powered by Windows
  • Greenhouse Spa & Salon
  • Club HAL and The Loft
  • Two swimming pools
  • Fitness Center
  • Basketball & Volleyball courts
  • The Shops of Holland America Line


Entertainment & Nightlife

Dazzling entertainment options abound on board Nieuw Statendam. The new Lincoln Center Stage and Billboard Onboard venues join the already popular B.B. King’s Blues Club for a complete new “Music Walk” experience. Images shown are from sister ship, ms Koningsdam, and are representative of entertainment available.

Entertainment offered onboard Nieuw Statendam:


  • B.B. King's Blues Club
  • Lincoln Center Stage
  • Billboard Onboard
  • World Stage
  • Casino
  • Movies Poolside
  • Ocean Bar
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