North Sea Sounds | Craig Charles Funk & Soul Boat

Take a mini cruise to Amsterdam on our Craig Charles Funk & Soul Boat this February. Be entertained by hitmakers including George McCrae, Smoove & Turrell and Craig Charles while sailing overnight to Amsterdam. Spend up to 5 hours in the Dutch capital then hop back on board for more funk and soul on your return crossing.

With performances across the entire ship, an inclusive dinner and breakfast and a selection of bars, you can eat, drink and dance your nights away onboard, making your mini cruise one to remember. ​

  • Two-night mini cruise departing from Newcastle
  • Up to 5 hours in Amsterdam
  • Live performances on outward and return sailings
  • Book early to save 19%​

North Sea Sounds Mini Cruises – Early Bird Rates

Soulful Sounds

Soulful sounds

Return to the discos of the 70s and 80s with George McCrae as he treats you to renditions of his hits that are sure to get you dancing. Enjoy some Northern Funk courtesy of British band Smoove and Turrell and get your hip hop on with Scottish DJs, Shaka Loves You.

Dance the night away

Funky DJs

As the sun sets, take to the dancefloor to the timeless tunes of soul and funk played by DJ Craig Charles, known for his BBC soul and funk show. The strong beats of DJ Tizer, and DJ Toma, will keep you moving until the early hours.

What's Onboard?

What’s onboard

With breakfast and dinner included in both crossings you can enjoy a selection of cuisines onboard, and our choice of bars offer a range of refreshments. Plus, your en suite cabin will provide a place to lay your head after dancing all night long.

Amazing Amsterdam

Amazing Amsterdam

Spend up to 5 hours in Amsterdam exploring its canals, culture and cuisine. Stroll the cobbled streets which house striking 17th century architecture, discover Dam Square and visit one of the many museums in the city before boarding the ship back to the UK for more funk and soul.


We are Europe’s Leading Ferry Operator 2012-2019 & the World’s Leading Ferry Operator 2011-2018!​​