Holland America Line Cruises from San Francisco
Holland America Line offers few cruises from San Francisco. In general the line is known for longer trips to exotic destinations on spacious mid-size luxury ships.
Enjoy this excellent 5-minute video tour and review of the Holland America Nieuw Amsterdam cruise ship. It is the ship that sails out of San Francisco.
Amenities on Holland America Line's ms Nieuw Amsterdam ship include BB King's Blues Club, the Culinary Arts Center (demonstration kitchen, tasting events, cooking classes), Greenhouse Spa, Explorations Cafe coffee house, The Showroom (live entertainment), Screening Room, Casino, and the Crow's Nest nightclub. The pool has a sliding dome cover in case of bad weather. Dining options include the Manhattan dining room, Tamarind pan-Asian restaurant, Canaletto Italian Restaurant, Pinnacle Grill, and Lido Restaurant.