Holland’s flat landscape makes it perfect for urban and rural cycling. The excellent infrastructure, safe roads and short distances between cities mean getting around is easy and very safe, even if you are new to the country. Holland’s road signs are also very clear, so it’s virtually impossible to get lost! Holland is a country with some beautiful scenery, fascinating cities and a temperate climate, perfect for a cycling break.
Choose your route to Holland
If you live in the north, the Midlands you can sail directly to Holland via our Newcastle to Amsterdam route. There are daily overnight sailings in both directions.
If you live in the south of England, our 23 daily sailings across the Channel from Dover to Dunkirk provide the best option. The Dutch border is a 2-hour drive from port through Belgium.
All of our ferries are well-equipped with facilities to make your journey as enjoyable as possible.
Our overnight ferries from Newcastle to Amsterdam are comfortable and modern, with a number of bars, lounges and restaurants onboard for you to pass the time, as well as a cinema, a games room, shops a Kidz’ Club and more.
From Dover your journey will be just 2 hours and you can pass the time in our bar and comfortable lounge area, with TV screens for you to catch up on the latest news and sport. There is also a play area for kids.
Our ferry from Newcastle to Amsterdam has 3 restaurants for you to choose from. Dine à la carte at our Blue Riband restaurant, tuck into expertly-prepared steaks at our Explorer’s Steakhouse or sample dishes from all over the world at our 7 Seas international buffet. We also have an extensive hot and cold breakfast selection and a cafe which serves light snacks.
Our ferry from Dover to Dunkirk has an onboard self-service restaurant which serves a range of food, including vegetarian and children’s options, so you can grab a quick bite to eat on your short crossing.
En suite cabins
Get comfortable in your own, private en suite cabin as you cruise the North Sea from Newcastle to Amsterdam. Our standard Seaways cabins come with inside and sea view options and you can upgrade to our Premium Commodore or Commodore De Luxe cabins for an extra cost should you wish.