Amsterdam Summer Savers – Cruise & Stay Offer

Book a Newcastle-Amsterdam cruise & stay break with DFDS and enjoy 25% off so you can enjoy the Dutch capital this summer. Relax in outdoor cafes, attend open air film festivals or relax in one of the city’s many parks, it’s all available with a summer short break.​

  • 2 nights onboard in an en suite cabin
  • 1, 2 or 3 nights in a hotel, booked separately
  • Return coach transfers to Amsterdam
  • Live onboard entertainment
Onboard facilities

Our facilities

With DFDS, your break starts as soon as you step onboard. Boasting several restaurants, including steakhouse, buffet restaurant, Italian and à la carte options, you’re sure to find the perfect eatery. 

We also have 4 bars so whether you want to party all night, sit out on deck or relax in a lounge-style pub, there’s something for you. 

Make sure to take advantage of our cinema, casino and shop, too. Plus, there’s our Kids’ Club and arcade games for the little pirates.

Onboard facilities

Amsterdam's Events

Amsterdam’s events

No matter what your interests are, you’ll find a summer festival for you in Amsterdam. The Mercedes-Benz FashionWeek takes place in mid-July with lectures, presentations and, of course, catwalk shows. Vondelpark’s Open Air Theatre will run until mid-September. Every weekend you’ll find events from pop music to children’s performances, it’s free entry, too. Amsterdam’s favourite festival, Gay Pride, is not to be missed. Attracting 350,000 visitors each year, check out the debates, parties and performances all over the city.

Summer festivals

Discover the Capital

Discover the capital

As well as festivals, Amsterdam is a hub of excitement and activity, year round. From the culture-rich museums and galleries to the stunning 17th century canals, Amsterdam has it all. 

Live like a native and hire a bike, seeing the city’s best bits on two wheels. There’s also Nine Streets, perfect for some retail therapy, or Jordaan, the city’s flourishing art district.

Amsterdam travel guide


Hotel options

With a cruise & stay break, you get to choose and book your own hotel for 1, 2 or 3 nights. You’ll get your return crossings and even your coach transfers to the city centre, but the hotel is up to you. Why not take a look at the range offered by our hotel partner They have over 800 Amsterdam hotels to choose from with options for all budgets.​

Watch our videos

Take a look at DFDS customers enjoying their Amsterdam city break.


Plenty to choose from​

Our hotel break​ is great if you’re looking for all the perks of the cruise & stay break but instead you book your hotel and travel together with us in one neat package. For a shorter break, book our mini cruise​. This includes 2 nights onboard with up to 5 hours in Amsterdam and return transfers.

​​​Disclaimer: Prices are subject to availability and offers may be withdrawn at anytime.​ Credit card & telephone booking fees apply. Terms & Conditions apply​. ABTOT provides protection for your booking as set out in section 19 of our booking conditions.​​​


It’s always a proud moment when you’re recognised for your good work, we’re honoured to have been named again as the World and Europe's Leading Ferry Operator 2016 at the World Travel Awards. We have been Europe’s Leading Ferry Operator for 5 years running now, and the World’s Leading Ferry Operator for 6 years. ​​​