Bestowed with an extra measure of comfort, space and grandeur, ms Amsterdam sets the standard for Holland America's fleet of five-star cruise ships. Built at the Fincantieri shipyard in Marghera, Italy, ms Amsterdam ensures you the ultimate onboard experience with her graceful combination of classic cruise ship features and state-of-the-art amenities. Fine woods, exquisite art and antiques, larger staterooms, a 24/7 Internet Center and a world-class spa and fitness center are only a few of the features that set ms Amsterdam apart.
How better to enhance your onboard experience than to provide incomparable cuisine in a variety of wonderful ways. Bountiful buffets and dress-up dinners, hors d'oeuvres on your verandah or a picnic on the beach are just a few of the dining options awaiting you aboard a Holland America Line cruise vacation.
• Main Dining Room - Discover a tradition of excellence
• Lido Restaurant - Enjoy a light and casual alternative
• Pinnacle Grill - Experience a fresh, unique taste
• Culinary Guest Schedule
Be amazed, be surprised, be thrilled. The Holland America Line fleet of premium cruise ships offers so many entertainment venues you're in for the night of your life... night after night. Following a day of site-seeing or an afternoon massage, enhance your onboard experience with evenings of foot-tapping entertainment, side-splitting laughs, or romantic moonlit dancing.
• Lavish Las-Vegas style production shows
• Talented vocalists, illusionists, comedians and variety acts
• Casino, gaming, movies, piano bar
• Club HAL® After hours (10pm - midnight)
The ship has also been enhanced with Holland America Line's Explorations Central initiative (EXC). This means passengers can become even more immersed in the culture and lifestyles of the destinations they are visiting, by making the most of new opportunities onboard. These include browsing through the interactive maps, detailed port information, and extensive collection of books in the library. Not only this but there will be local experts brought onboard to answer questions and offer all sorts of information pertaining to the destinations on each itinerary.
• Greenhouse spa & Salon
• Treatment rooms
• Hydrotherapy pool
• Steam room & aromatic room
• Jacuzzi®, Hot tub, Sauna
• 2 Large pools
• Lifestyle & Fitness Centre
• Tennis, basketball & volleyball courts
Youth and child facilities vary by ship.
• Luxury duty-free shopping
• Culinary Arts Centre
• Explorations Cafe - books, music listening stations, Internet, puzzles & more.
• Explorations speaker series - subjects such as history culture and cuisine
• 24-hour e-mail and Internet
Just for Kids
• Club Hal® supervised by fun full-time directors and staff
• Colourful playroom for children aged 3-7, featuring art table, big-screen TV and games
• Separate area for ages 8-12 with arcade games, Sony Playstation® games and "Dance Dance Revolution"
• The Loft and The Oasis - special teens only area with lounges, Internet access, exclusive sundeck with waterfall.