Nieuw Amsterdam has two outdoor pool areas. The Lido Pool is
protected by a retractable glass roof. In addition to the pool, the
area has three whirlpools. It also has a bar, a bandstand, private
cabanas and a grill for light meals.
The Cabana Club is an
adults-only premium outdoor area
with private cabanas, comfortable
furniture and luxury amenities.
The outdoor promenade allows
guests to walk all the way around the
The Greenhouse Spa is a
large complex at forward end of
Deck 9 just before the Lido Pool
The spa offers massages, wraps,
facials, cellulite reductions,
acupuncture, and other treatments.
(see spa menu from one cruise).
Left: Perhaps the most impressive
feature of the spa is its
thalasotherarpy pool, which has
jets of water to sooth the body.
Below left: The relaxation area
where guests can relax before or
Below: Ceramic thermal chairs.
The third component of the spa is the salon, which
provides hair and nail services.
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The second component of the spa is the fitness center. It has
space for aerobics and exercise classes as well as for exercise
machines, free weights and aerobic training machines such as
treadmills and stationary bikes. The spa also offers individualized
personal training, one-on-one pilates training, Tai Chi and other
classes. (See fitness center handout from one cruise)
The spa has
for individuals and
The Seaview Pool is open-air and overlooks
the stern. Adjacent to the pool are two whirlpools.
The area also has numerous deck chairs, its own
bar and the ship's pizzeria. Amongst other things,
this area is also the scene for morning and evening
Tai Chi classes.
For active cruisers, there is a large Sports Court
- a combination basketball, volleyball and deck
tennis court - astern of the ship's funnels (left).
The ship also has ping pong tables (below).