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New Years Eve Duty Free Amsterdam Minicruise for Two + Glass of Fizz from $399.00

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What does this offer include?


  • Amsterdam mini-cruise 
  • Depart from Newcastle 30th December 2023
  • Excellent onboard facilities
  • Choice between a New Year’s Eve buffet or a la carte
  • Option to purchase Duty Free allowance on return trip into UK in the shop onboard
  • Booking period  Booking must be made by 15th December 2023.
  • Travel info: ship departs Newcastle at 5pm, arriving at the IJmuiden terminal at 9:45am CET. Ship leaves the IJmuiden terminal at 5:30pm CET, arriving back in Newcastle at 9.15am
  • Two nights onboard
  • Includes transfers to and from Amsterdam city Centre
  • Spend up to 5 hours exploring Amsterdam 
  • Possibility to upgrade to sea view cabin at point of booking
  • Departs from Royal Quays, North Shields

Fine Print:

  • Departure dates subject to product availability
  • ​​​​​​Check in time: Check in opens at 1430. Check in closes at 16.15
  • Number of nights: 2
  • No cancellations and no amendments once booked
  • All offers are subject to restricted space, sailings and dates, are correct at the time of publication and may be withdrawn without notice. Promotional offers may not be used in conjunction with any other offer, voucher, nor are they further discountable. Promotional fares are not available to book at the port.
  • Bookings will only be accepted subject to these Terms and conditions
  • These Terms & Conditions are in addition to and, should be read together with DFDS General Booking Terms & Conditions of Carriage. For more information visit
  • Alterations to a confirmed booking cannot be made
  • No refunds are allowed on lost or unused voucher
  • Voucher has no equivalent cash value and cannot be exchanged for cash. It is not transferable.
  • Policy for extra people: No extra persons allowed per cabin; additional travellers must purchase their own cabin.
  • May purchase multiple vouchers as gifts
  • Price based on 2 berth inside cabin with bunk beds
  • Maximum occupancy per cabin 2 persons
  • No pets allowed
  • Wifi subject to additional charge.
  • On the 1.1.2024 there will be no DFDS bus transfers from the port, please ensure you consider alternative arrangements for transport.
  • Customers are responsible for checking COVID restrictions at destination

The Offer

Ringing in the new year is always a cause for celebration, & what better way to do it than in memorable style with a mini cruise to Amsterdam? This two night trip will have you enjoying all the festivities of New Year's Eve onboard our ship, with delicious food, fabulous bars, & a free glass of sparkling wine at midnight. Plus, you will have plenty of time to explore Amsterdam during the day – a city full of history and culture! 


Set sail from Newcastle and join us for a New Year's Eve like no other. Experience the opportunity to explore the enchanting city of Amsterdam and immerse yourself in its vibrant culture and festive atmosphere.


Celebrate onboard as the clock strikes midnight with your complimentary glass of fizz and party the night away with live music and electric atmosphere!


Customise your New Year's Eve experience with our exceptional packages. Choose between our exquisite buffet or personalised a la carte menu, and indulge in a delectable array of culinary delights.


Book your spot now and prepare for a New Year's Eve filled with unforgettable moments, delicious food, and an atmosphere that can’t be experienced elsewhere!


Included in your minicruise is a bunk bed cabin and breakfast for two on the outbound journey. Enjoy the excellent eateries and live entertainment onboard before spending the day exploring the Dutch capital. Remember Duty free shopping is back so be sure to take advantages of the generous allowances on your return to the UK.


Treat yourself to a relaxing Amsterdam mini cruise, now at great value with this exclusive offer.



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Your holiday starts the moment you step onboard!

From delicious cuisine to exciting live entertainment, cosy bars to comfy en suite cabins and children's play area, everyone will be spoilt for choice as they sail.

With two fantastic restaurants to choose from, you can enjoy the all-you-can-eat buffet at Explorers Kitchen or treat yourself to a more luxurious dinner at the North Sea Bistro. If you’re in need of a caffeine fix, be sure to check out our Coffee Crew café for your favourite Starbucks® drink.

Fancy a night out? Watch the latest blockbuster in our cinema, dance the night away in Columbus Club, or sit back and enjoy a drink at one of our bars.


Day 1 (30th December 2023)

2:30pm - Check in opens 

4:14pm - Check in closes

5pm - Depart North Shields to Amsterdam 


 Day 2 (31st December 2023)

7am - Breakfast at the buffet restaurant 

9:45am - Arrive in IJmuden, Holland and depart on coach for Amsterdam 

3:30pm Coach departs for IJmuden terminal 

5:30pm - Ship departs IJmuden

7pm New Years Eve Buffet / a la carte dinner and celebrations 


Day 3 (1st January 2023)

7am - Breakfast at the buffet restaurant 

9:15am - Arrive in North Shields 





Food and drink

Amsterdam is a modern and cosmopolitan European city with a wide range of food available from all corners of the globe, as well as famous Dutch classics. It's also an excellent destination for cheese-lovers, beer fans or cocktail aficionados.


Museums, attractions and culture

Amsterdam is home to a number of amazing museums and cultural hotspots, as well as family attractions which make it the ideal destination for a break which is both educational and entertaining.



Amsterdam is a beautiful city with wonderful parks, a famous cycling culture, great sporting heritage and a number of annual festivals, making it the perfect place to spend an active outdoor holiday.



Amsterdam's nightlife is legendary, with world-famous bars and clubs to attract tourists of all ages and walks of life. Whether you're looking for live music and a beer, or cocktails and a club night, you'll find it in the Dutch capital.



International Passenger Terminal,

Royal Quays,

North Shields,

Tyne & Wear,

NE29 6EE​


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