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Nieuw Amsterdam Cabin Reviews - Deluxe Verandah Oceanview

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Deluxe Verandah Oceanview Cabins 17 Reviews
Two lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub & shower, sitting area, private verandah, floor-to-ceiling windows. The size of the Deluxe Verandah OceanView stateroom is 254 sq. ft.
    
Deluxe Verandah Oceanview (VF)
Deluxe Verandah Oceanview (VF)


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2007

We were directly under the navigation deck, could see the feet of the officers above through a glass floor. With that came a large light and box that blocked my view when taking pictures from the balcony. Other than tat, the room was great, actually larger than we had imagined. Lots of closet space.

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4021

Great cabin....lots of storage, lots of wooden hangers, room to move around on the balcony.

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4042
We always demand for a cabin near an escalator on HAL. No noise. Quiet. Easy excess to other areas via escalator. Midship. Fourth level with a verandah and bathtub.  Read entire member review.
4174

The cabin was fine. It was small, but I really liked the balcony. I was irritated at the location. Our cabin was at the extreme end (aft) of the ship. We were told before we left that were upgraded to a "VC" cabin, which was midship. That was not the case. But, our Butler was excellent.

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6158

This stateroom is very good. Spacious enough to give the passenger a sensation of openness. The glass verandah is a plus (worth paying for). It is located in the 6th floor in the aft – port, where there is few foot traffic and since it is far below the Lido, it is very quiet. Verandah staterooms are new and far superior compared to other ships.

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7004

The air conditioning was very noisy and blasted us with icy air all night. We had it adjusted, down to just noisy but much less effective. Found a number of items under the bed and in the seat box that tells me the cabins were not cleared/cleaned thoroughly - not surprising as 2 stewards appeared to look after the whole forward port side of the deck. The Balcony door flew open in high winds, and had to be kept locked. I suspect our forward location almost underneath the bridge created more wind as well. Wallpaper peeling in places. Beds, as with most other cruise lines these days, were a little firm for us (orthopaedic).

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8140
Only negative to this stateroom was that it was below the pool deck and almost every morning about 6:30 you heard chairs scrape.  Read entire member review.
8144
We were assigned cabin 8144, a deluxe verandah, category VA. The cabin was on the port side of the ship on the Navigation Deck, deck 8. The cabin is located directly below the aft pool deck and can get a bit noisy. It didn't bother us much, but for the more noise sensitive folks out there, you may not want this room. You could hear heavy footed people, people dragging chairs, the band, and the cleaning crew. The room was kept very clean, but seemed to be showing its age a bit. We had amble storage for all our luggage, clothes, and gear. Remember to look under the foot of the bed for two large drawers and room to store luggage under the head of the bed. If you find things already in the drawers or under the bed, ask the room steward and he will gladly remove them for you. The rooms have a strange energy saving device by the door. You have to put your room key into a slot to turn on the power to the room. No card, no lights! The only thing that operates without your key are the reading lamps on either side of the bed. Good idea to bring a power strip to plug in more than two items.  Read entire member review.
8147

Good location just below the aft pool and close to access the Lido and aft elevators which are never busy

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8157
8157 Close to the lido pool, great spot for the blues cruise!  Read entire member review.
8157

The ship has mechanical issues. A/C off and on during the week. Sometimes it was unbearably hot. There was a blown engine the week we were on, so I wonder if they diverted power form the a/c to other systems. Unacceptable, but unfortunately par for the course with HAL.

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Disappointing! by crucerolover
Great balcony cabin, ample storage space and closet. Big bathroom with bathtub!  Read entire member review.
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4040
love HAL cruising! by lisac1962
4040
love HAL cruising! by lisac1962
8157
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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
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Nieuw Amsterdam Lido Deck
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