Open boat Holland America Line

Capacity: Minimum 20 persons - maximum 50 persons

Some boats have seen it all. This 50-person beauty is the last remaining lifeboat from the legendary cruise ship MS Maasdam – one of the first ships that made the transatlantic trip from Rotterdam to New York over 135 years ago. The boat has been fully renovated and equipped with a 100% emission-free electric motor.
You can embark and disembark at almost any location in Amsterdam. Friendship Amsterdam’s fleet cruises onto the Amstel river and through the canals of Amsterdam, it’s specialty is to show not only the main canals of this Dutch capital city but also the smaller, to smallest canals, where bigger boats are not able to cruise through.

Our friendly captain and charming hostess will make sure everything goes to plan and that everybody’s needs are met.

During the boat tour excellent catering is provided, besides serving a perfect serve Gin & Tonic, Friendship offers an extensive range of other drinks. We have composed different catering arrangements for any time of day, in cooperation with a selection of leading restaurants in Amsterdam.


  • 100% Environmental friendly, electric motor
  • Luxurious pillows and lovely lounge deck
  • You can embark/disembark at any location in town
  • A wide variety of culinary options
  • Including a captain and hostess who will guide your tour

Private Rental Requirements
* Minimum rental time: 2 hours
* Number of guests: minimum 20 – maximum 50

Do you have a larger number of guests then mentioned? No problem, we can provide the right boat.

For more information and reservations please fill in our application form or call + 31 20 33 44 774. You can also send an email to

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Open boat Holland America Line


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