Subscribe today
Get Cruise Critic in your inbox


Nieuw Amsterdam Cabin Reviews - Penthouse Verandah Suite

Home > Holland America Ship Reviews > Nieuw Amsterdam Reviews > Nieuw Amsterdam Cabin Reviews
Penthouse Verandah Suite Cabins 2 Reviews
Bedroom with 1 king-size bed, oversize whirlpool bath & shower & additional shower stall, living room, dining room, dressing room, private verandah with whirlpool, pantry, 1 sofa bed for 2 persons, microwave, refrigerator, guest toilet, private stereo system, floor-to-ceiling windows. The size of the Suite is 1,318 sq. ft. with verandah
    
Penthouse Verandah Suite (PS)
Decks: Rotterdam
Penthouse Verandah Suite (PS)


Cabin
Comments
Cabin Rating
7031

Rooms:
Both of our rooms were fantastic, we stayed in a Pinnacle aboard the Amsterdam earlier in the year and found we liked the layout better on the S Class ships for a few reasons. If one of us was up earlier you had the option to close off the bedroom with actual doors versus a curtain, in addition the living room area was opposite of the bedroom offering more privacy. The decor of the NA is more modern and tasteful in color scheme than the Amsterdam in our opinion but we realize that tastes vary. We also enjoyed the deck space on the S class Pinnacle more and appreciated it for our warm weather cruise. Our only concern was that at this price point an iPod docking station should be standard. We were surprised that this was not an option, in fact our room steward was surprised as well as it was available on other ships. We had this option on the Amsterdam in the summer and assumed that the NA being newer would have it available with their Bose system. Finally the drawer space in the dressing room is woefully lacking, there are only four drawers in the area. There were two additional drawers in the bedroom and four in dining room but felt more shelf space or drawers were needed. One last first world problem was that the televisions required three remotes to operate: one to turn on the television, the next to operate the channels and the third to activate the Bose sound system. This seems to be something that could be fixed with a universal remote.

We have been avid aft corner suite fans but I think we have been sold on moving to mid-ship on the larger ships as it just makes getting from one location to the other much easier. Our niece and mother's room 7033 was well appointed as well with all the soft goods in great condition. Sunda was our room steward for both rooms and took really great care of us!

 Read entire member review.
These cabins were rated but not individually reviewed; read the full cruise review for opinions on cabins and more.
Cabin
Comments
Cabin Rating
None
Nieuw Amsterdam Decks
Nieuw Amsterdam Main Deck
Nieuw Amsterdam Lower Promenade Deck
Nieuw Amsterdam Promenade Deck
Nieuw Amsterdam Upper Promenade Deck
Nieuw Amsterdam Verandah Deck
Nieuw Amsterdam Upper Verandah Deck
Nieuw Amsterdam Rotterdam Deck
Nieuw Amsterdam Navigation Deck
Nieuw Amsterdam Lido Deck
Nieuw Amsterdam Panorama Deck
Nieuw Amsterdam Observation Deck
About UsAdvertisingEditorial DisclaimerPress
PrivacySite MapStoreSubscribe
X

Thank You For Signing Up!

Please Note: To ensure delivery of your free e-letters, please add news@cruisecritic.com to your address book.

We're committed to protecting your privacy and will not rent or sell your e-mail address. By proceeding, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.