Review of ms Nieuw Amsterdam deck 1 (Main-Cabins-Lobby)
The Showroom at Sea (capacity 890 seats, level 1 of 2) is the ship’s theater and main show lounge, also serving the Holland America Line’s onboard enrichment program (via a new partnership with BBC Earth). The theater offers as entertainment daily bingo games, lectures, media presentations. In the evenings are presented live band music, large-scale show productions, concerts, and performances by comedians, magicians, illusionists.
Atrium (3-decks high open-floor midship area with live music and performances entertainment, featuring the inverted NYC skyline sculpture (hanging upside-down from the ceiling) by “Creazioni Lebigre & Roger”), served by the Atrium Bar (37 seats lobby bar)
The Foyer/lobby lounge houses HAL Nieuw Amsterdam's Shore Excursions Desk (booking, information, planning), Future Cruises Desk (onboard bookings, loyalty program information), Front Office (Reception/Guest Services Desk – assistance, information, reservations/bookings).
Main Deck cruise cabins from F1001 to Е1130 of which Interior (categories J and K – Standard and Large) and the rest are Oceanview (categories F, E, DD, D and C – Large).