Stena Line Announces Holland Ferries to New Canal House Hotel

By Stena Line, PRNE
Wednesday, January 5, 2011

ANGLESEY, Wales, January 6, 2011 - Stena Line has announced that its newly launched ferry crossing to
Holland will allow travellers to visit the newly opened Canal House hotel in
central Amsterdam.

Since the completion of Stena Line's North Sea fleet renewal in October
the ferry company has offered travel to the Hook of Holland
( from southeast
England on two plush new supersized Superferries, replete with Swedish beds,
free WiFi, wine bar, sun terrace and à la carte restaurant. This month
Holland will also see the opening of a chic 23-room hotel along the
Keizersgracht canal in Amsterdam's trendy Nine Streets district.

The third property of A Curious Group of Hotels, Canal House will boast
individually designed rooms featuring limited edition handpicked art. Created
by Amsterdam-based design firm Concrete Architectural Associates, the
glamorous and contemporary interiors are based on a muted colour scheme of
black, purples, coppers and greys. Canal House will also feature a 40-seat
Great Room for dining, and menus and mini-bars will include regional
delicacies. In Canal House's spa, guests will find the Curious Group of
Hotels' own bath and body range, Green and Spring.

Travellers seeking a cultural weekend will love Amsterdam's Nine Streets
district, flower market and Anne Frank's house. For the budget-conscious an
overnight ferry to Amsterdam ( with Stena
will allow people to maximise their stay without adding additional hotel
nights to the cost of the trip.

Stena Line ( offers a twice-daily
six-hour ferry to Holland ( crossings between
Harwich and the Hook of Holland.

About Stena Line:

In the UK alone, Stena Line offers two daily crossings on its Harwich to
Hook of Holland route as well as over 30 daily crossings on its five
different routes to Ireland (Stranraer to Belfast, Fleetwood to Larne,
Holyhead to Dublin, Holyhead to Dun Laoghaire and Fishguard to Rosslare)
providing fast and efficient crossings with excellent onboard services and

Stena Line is one of the world's largest ferry operators, with ferry
services serving Scotland, Sweden, Northern Ireland, Denmark, Norway,
England, Wales, Ireland, Germany, the Netherlands and Poland. Stena Line is a
major unit of Stena AB, itself a part of the Stena Sphere, a grouping of
Stena AB, Stena Metall AB and Stena Sessan AB. Stena Line also owns the
Swedish vessels of the otherwise German- and Danish-owned Scandlines.

For further information on Stena Line or on this PR, please contact:

    Richard Rigby
    UK Head Office
    Stena Line Limited
    Stena House
    Station Approach
    LL65 1DQ

For further information on Stena Line or on this PR, please contact: Richard Rigby, UK Head Office, Stena Line Limited, Stena House, Station Approach, Holyhead, Anglesey, LL65 1DQ, +44(0)20-7902-2990

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