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Nieuw Amsterdam

Nieuw Amsterdam

Ship Facts

Registry:
The Netherlands
Passenger Capacity:
2,160
Crew Members:
929
Gross Tonnage:
86,700 grt
Length:
936 feet
Maximum Speed:
23.9 knots
Dedicated:
July 2010
Godmother:
HM Queen Maxima of the Netherlands

Latest Post

Best Snorkeling Adventures in the Caribbean

Best Snorkeling Adventures in the Caribbean

Fall is in full swing, and if the cooling temperatures have you dreaming of balmy breezes and turquoise waters, then it’s time to pack your bags for the Caribbean. Holland America Line ships are starting to reposition from their summer homes, and when Nieuw Amsterdam arrives at Grand Turk in the Turks & Caicos Oct….   read more of “Best Snorkeling…”

Recent Posts

Recipes: An Asian-Inspired Evening at Tamarind and Silk Den

Recipes: An Asian-Inspired Evening at Tamarind and Silk Den

Guests on Signature-class ships ms Eurodam and ms Nieuw Amsterdam can indulge in an evening of Asian-inspired culinary creations at Tamarind. The alternative dining venue was recently noted for its “cuisine that rivals the top restaurants on land” by “Condé Nast Traveler.” Exotic dinner menus feature dishes created by Holland America Line’s Master Chef Rudi…   read more of “Recipes: An…”

Mariner Moments: Celebrating our Longtime Cruisers

Mariner Moments: Celebrating our Longtime Cruisers

Holland America Line has extremely loyal guests called Mariners. They return time and again, year after year. They travel for weeklong vacations and 100-plus-day Grand World Voyages. They are our greatest ambassadors and true members of the Holland America Line family. But you don’t need to sail on a dozen cruises to become a Mariner…   read more of “Mariner Moments:…”

Booked Your Cruise? Get Ready to Indulge With a Package

Booked Your Cruise? Get Ready to Indulge With a Package

Among the many delights of a Holland America Line cruise are the thoughtful and unexpected touches that make your vacation especially memorable. Guests, as well as their friends and family traveling together, are invited to indulge and get into the spirit of creating special moments with our onboard gift program. Holland America Line offers the…   read more of “Booked Your Cruise?…”

Postcards from Santorini, Greece

Postcards from Santorini, Greece

As we are nearing the end of our Mediterranean season, ms Nieuw Amsterdam had its last visit to Santorini for this year. Time to head over to Oia to take some beautiful images of the amazing scenery that unfolds in front of you as you walk the narrow streets. Oia is certainly one of the…   read more of “Postcards from…”

Cocktail Recipes: More Mojitos

Cocktail Recipes: More Mojitos

A mojito can be light, refreshing and oh so good! Mojitos are tasty drinks that come from Cuba, although the exact origin of this classic cocktail is the subject of debate. The drink is so popular that many cultures around the world have their own variation. An “English Mojito” uses gin in place of rum…   read more of “Cocktail Recipes:…”

Talent Added to ‘Dancing with the Stars: at Sea’ Theme Cruises

Talent Added to ‘Dancing with the Stars: at Sea’ Theme Cruises

Dancing aficionados and fans of the hit ABC television show “Dancing with the Stars” can join professional dancers Kym Johnson and Tristan MacManus, along with actress and former celebrity participant Sabrina Bryan, on the Jan. 5, 2014, “Dancing with the Stars: At Sea” theme cruise and the Jan. 12 Champions Cruise. Both seven-day Caribbean cruises…   read more of “Talent Added to…”

Memories of Europe

Memories of Europe

Our European season will soon come to an end, and our ships have been exploring the entire region this summer. We received some fun snapshots of our guests’ adventures and some scenic stunners that look like postcards. Did you have a great time on your European cruise with us? Send us some of your photos…   read more of “Memories of…”