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DFDS Seaways, Felison Terminal

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sailed over in calm conditions which helped. ideal cabin, commodore, with tv and free mini bar hot... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
south shields

Well organised trip, good facilities and friendly staff. Pre booked meals are a must. Only downside... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
Durham, United Kingdom
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Sluisplein 55, 1975 AG Ijmuiden, Velsen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised by quality of Explorer buffet. Good live entertainment. Small but adequate cabin. Good value.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cml017
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Booked in April for an August trip, excellent value. Calm mid-week crossing so we didn't have the added problems of hen/stags etc, excellent facilities onboard. Pre-booked breakfast and dinner for both days and they were great value - the food has much improved from years...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lisadoods2015
Reviewed 9 July 2018

sailed over in calm conditions which helped. ideal cabin, commodore, with tv and free mini bar hot shower comfortable beds arrived on schedule food on board by the way was lovely buffet style ,coach waiting for ride into Amsterdam,we did 1hour river cruise then walked...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank steveSouthShields
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Well organised trip, good facilities and friendly staff. Pre booked meals are a must. Only downside for us was a 2 hour delay in sailing (resulting in less time in Amaterdam) due to waiting for bus loads of football supporters!!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 457lynnm
Reviewed 4 January 2018

3 nights/ 4 days spent doing something different for New Year. We booked the New Year trip to Amsterdam as soon as we received the email as we fancied doing something different for the New Year break. Unfortunately, all the Commodore/ Commodore Deluxe rooms were...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Alan M
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Used Westoe travel to book the evening ferry trip over to Amsterdam, stop one night at the Ibis next to the station and travel back the next evening. We (my son and myself) travelled on the Tuesday night and had a double room with separate...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank ban8481
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We regularly cross between Newcastle and Ijmuiden. The boat is big, comfortable, and has reasonable facilities. On board food is quite pricey and the cabins are small- ish, but overall it's a great way to cross between Northern England or Scotland to avoid the long...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank shonan2013
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We used his ferry for the crossing to Newcastle. The ship itself is big with a couple of good restaurants. We had a cabin on the second and eight floor. NEVER AGAIN A CABIN ON THE SECOND FLOOR. This is below sea level and no...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank MRTN-NL26
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We were travelling with a 92 year old with impaired mobility. The staff could not have been more helpful in allocating him a cabin near the main spots on board. We were also carefully located on the car deck and he was escorted in a...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Lorna P
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

After a driving holiday in Europe, we thought it would be relaxing to cut the driving by taking the overnight ferry from Ijmuiden to Newcastle. The start of the journey was anything but relaxing, as we drove into Ijmuiden to find the ferry terminal. It...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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