In a cabin on passenger ship AIDAnova in the Eemshaven, fire broke out around 2.30 am on the night from Tuesday to Wednesday.
The fire started in one of the sleeping cabins. There were no passengers present at the time of the outbreak.
The AIDAnova is the first large cruise ship to sail on the liquefied gas LNG.
As a precaution, the fire brigade made a big alarm and fire brigades from five places and an ambulance were sent to the Eemshaven. According to the fire department spokesman, the fire was quickly under control.