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MS Nieuw Amsterdam

Capacity
2106
Crew
929
Tonnage
86,700
Length
285 m (935 ft)
First voyage
2010
Decks
11

MS Nieuw Amsterdam is a Signature-class cruise ship for Holland America Line. Nieuw Amsterdam is the 81st ship to enter Holland America's service and the second largest Holland America ship at the time of her completion.

Service history

Nieuw Amsterdam was laid down on 15 July 2008, launched on 30 October 2009 and completed on 30 June 2010.

The ship was christened by Princess Maxima of the Netherlands in Venice, Italy on 4 July 2010 before embarking on its maiden... Read more

MS Nieuw Amsterdam

Capacity (DO): 
2106
Crew: 
929
Tonnage: 
86,700
Length: 
285 m (935 ft)
Beam: 
32 m (105 ft)
First voyage: 
2010
Decks: 
11

MS Nieuw Amsterdam is a Signature-class cruise ship for Holland America Line. Nieuw Amsterdam is the 81st ship to enter Holland America's service and the second largest Holland America ship at the time of her completion.

Service history

Nieuw Amsterdam was laid down on 15 July 2008, launched on 30 October 2009 and completed on 30 June 2010.

The ship was christened by Princess Maxima of the Netherlands in Venice, Italy on 4 July 2010 before embarking on its maiden voyage from Venice on 5 July 2010.

From November to March the ship sails the Mediterranean Sea and from April to October the ship operates week long cruises from Vancouver, British Columbia to Alaska and back.

Mechanics

Nieuw Amsterdam has dynamic positioning abilities, and is powered by six diesel generators and propelled by Azipod propulsion technology .

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Attractions on MS Nieuw Amsterdam


Atrium

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Nieuw Amsterdam’s soaring Atrium is highlighted by a majestic telescoping chandelier designed to honor New York City’s iconic skyline. The LED-equipped chandelier is lit in an ever-varying spectrum...
Photo by Holland America Line

Merabella Luxury Collection

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Find one-of-a-kind treasures at Merabella, a luxury jewelry boutique featuring high-end watches and pieces from noted designers. Enjoy a wide variety of duty-free shopping in the Signature Shops.
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Sliding Dome Cover

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Guest Services

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Do you want to send fax or letter? Are you looking for a place to get cash advances? Have you got any problems with your onboard identification card? Welcome to Front Office - our staff will gladl...
Photo by Holland America Line

Shops

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Enjoy a wide variety of duty-free shopping in the Signature Shops such as Merabella, a luxury jewelry boutique featuring high-end watches and pieces from noted designers.
Photo by Holland America Line

Club HAL

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Kids ages 3 to 17 can enjoy an array of exciting activities, supervised by full-time staff with professional degrees.
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Casino

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From perennially popular slot machines and blackjack tables to the latest in sophisticated gaming, the Casino offers games for all levels, staffed with professionals eager to help you learn new ski...
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Ocean Bar

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Enjoy cocktails and ocean views while listening to live string music, and dancing, dancing, dancig...

The Loft

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Teens ages 13–17: Teens have their own places to hang out in The Loft for late-night sporting competitions, yoga and dance classes, cooking demos and teens-only nightclub events.
Photo by Holland America Line

Billboard On Board

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Adjacent to Casino, there is the Casino Bar, highlighted by a display of large-format contemporary and classic photographs of New York City (NYC) street scenes, sports icons, and American and Dutch...

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