The Ship


Holland America Line Nieuw Amsterdam

Launched from Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri's Marghera shipyard in Venice on July 4, 2010, the 86,000-ton Nieuw Amsterdam celebrates the glamor and history of New York City, formerly called Nieuw Amsterdam, with its inspired interior design and art collection.

Relaxing spa waters wash stress away

Ship Highlights

Nieuw Amsterdam features 11 guest decks and staterooms spotlight all the Signature of Excellence® premium amenities. An important collection of antique and contemporary art celebrating the historic connections between New York and Amsterdam through the centuries can also be found onboard Nieuw Amsterdam, including major works by Andy Warhol, Richard Estes and Roy Lichstenstein as well as iconic photographs of the famous from Elvis to Paul Newman by paparazzo Ron Galella.

Elegant staterooms

Every Stateroom, A Gracious Retreat

Holland America Line ships are known for graceful mid-sized ships with a generous amount of personal space.

Choose from five major types of staterooms: Interior, Ocean-view, Verandah, Signature Suites and Neptune Suites.


Mouth-watering dining options for your gourmet desires!

Enjoy Exquisite Dining Across a Range of Venues

Throughout the ship there are restaurants to suit every mood, from a casual lunch by the pool to an authentic Italian cuisine. Savor the many diverse restaurants and delicious menus inspired by the latest trends. Venues include:

  • Pinnacle Grill
  • The Dining Room
  • Tamarind Restaurant
  • Canaletto Restaurant
  • Lido Restaurant
  • Dive-In
  • New York Pizza

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Ship Facts

  • Ship's Registry: The Netherlands
  • Passenger capacity: 2,106
  • Crew members: 929
  • Gross tonnage: 86,700grt
  • Length: 936 feet
  • Beam: 8
  • Maximum speed: 9 knots
  • Dedicated: July, 04, 2010, by HM Queen Maxima of the Netherlands

View Deck Plans

Download a printable version of all decks below.