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ms Rotterdam

Overview


ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

The standard-bearer for our fleet of ships, ms Rotterdam launched with the latest Signature of Excellence enhancements completed in December 2009.

We are pleased to introduce our latest innovation, Lanai staterooms, to Rotterdam. Your onboard experience will be defined by spacious, artfully appointed public areas and the latest Signature of Excellence venues, features and amenities. Guests aboard will enjoy elegant dining rooms, a $2 million art and antique collection, wide teak decks and spacious staterooms - many with private verandahs. Our stateroom enhancements include expanded stateroom choices and a complete update to all stateroom furnishings.

Rotterdam ensures you the ultimate onboard experience with her graceful combination of classic cruise ship features and state-of-the-art amenities.

Click on our Video Gallery for virtual tours of staterooms and public areas.

Lanai staterooms: our latest innovation, offering sliding glass doors leading onto the walk-around Lower Promenade deck.

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Spa staterooms: located close to the luxurious Greenhouse Spa and Salon and offering special
spa amenities.

The Retreat: a private resort-style pool experience offering sophisticated poolside amenities
and service.

Mix: an innovative meeting place featuring three specialty venues:

  • Champagne, for mid-day mimosas or anytime celebrations
  • Martinis, for Grey Goose cocktails and martini flights
  • Spirits & Ales for microbrews, single malts and sports updates

The Showroom at Sea: glamorous nightclub venue for world class entertainment.

Canaletto: an evening venue for Italian fare adjacent to the Lido Restaurant and offering
waiter service.

Digital Workshop, powered by Windows®: offering fun, free learning about digital photography, videos, scrapbooking, blogging and social networking.


ms Rotterdam

Dining & Activities


   



ms Rotterdam

Ship Facts


ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Ship's Registry:  The Netherlands

Passenger capacity:  1,404

Crew members:  600

Gross Tonnage:  61,849 grt.

Length:  780 feet

Beam:  105.8 feet

Maximum speed:  25 knots

Dedicated:  December 1997, by HRH Princess Margriet of the Netherlands


ms Rotterdam

Staterooms


Interior

Ocean-view

Lanai

Vista Suites

Neptune Suites



Holland America Line ships are known for graceful mid-sized ships with a generous amount of personal space.

We offer five major types of staterooms: Interior, Ocean-view, Lanai, Vista Suites: Verandah Suites and Neptune Suites.

Depending on the ship, there may be more than one stateroom category in each type.

We now offer our latest Signature of Excellence innovation, Lanai staterooms, with doors which open directly onto our teak Promenade Deck.

Below, you will see the specific categories associated with each stateroom type for ms Rotterdam.
Stateroom Images and Virtual Tours are representative of staterooms in that category and type.
Some rooms in the same category may have different furniture configurations and/or facilities. Room measurements are approximate.

Please see deck plans for specific information.Wheelchair icon View Accessible Route Maps (PDF)




Interior


Large or Standard Interior Staterooms

Large Standard
I, J, K, L, M, MM N, NN


Large or standard interior stateroomRoom schematic

Virtual tour icon      Deck plan icon

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, shower. Approximately 182–293 sq. ft.

Stateroom amenities include:

  • Luxurious beds featuring Sealy® Premium Euro-Top mattresses and finely woven cotton linens
  • Deluxe waffle weave and terry cloth bathrobes for use during your voyage
  • 100% Egyptian cotton towels
  • Premium massage showerheads
  • 5X magnifying make-up mirrors and salon-quality hair dryers
 
  • Fragrant soaps, lotions, shampoo and other bath amenities from Elemis Aromapure
  • Complimentary fresh fruit on request
  • Elegant ice bucket and serving tray for in-stateroom beverages
  • Flat-panel TV and DVD player
  • Ice service, shoeshine service and nightly turndown service

Wheelchair icon The configuration of Accessible Staterooms may vary from the non-accessible stateroom shown here. To view schematics of specific accessible staterooms please visit our Deck Plans.

Ocean-view


Large or Standard Ocean-view Staterooms

Spa Staterooms Full Ocean-view Partial Sea-view Porthole view Obstructed view
CQ C, D, DA, DD*, E, EE, F, FF, G* DD* G*, H HH

* This category has more than one view type. Please use stateroom number to verify view.


Ocean-view stateroomRoom schematic

Virtual tour icon     Deck plan icon

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub, shower. Approximately 140–319 sq. ft.

Stateroom amenities include:

  • Luxurious beds featuring Sealy® Premium Euro-Top mattresses and finely woven cotton linens
  • Deluxe waffle weave and terry cloth bathrobes for use during your voyage
  • 100% Egyptian cotton towels
  • Premium massage showerheads
  • 5X magnifying make-up mirrors and salon-quality hair dryers
  • Fragrant soaps, lotions, shampoo and other bath amenities from Elemis Aromapure
  • Complimentary fresh fruit on request
  • Elegant ice bucket and serving tray for in-stateroom beverages
  • Flat-panel TV and DVD player
  • Ice service, shoeshine service and nightly turndown service

Wheelchair icon The configuration of Accessible Staterooms may vary from the non-accessible stateroom shown here. To view schematics of specific accessible staterooms please visit our Deck Plans.

Lanai


Lanai Staterooms
Category CA

Lanai stateroomRoom schematic

Virtual tour icon     Deck plan icon

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub & shower. Sliding glass doors lead onto the walk-around Lower Promenade Deck. Approximately 196–240 sq. ft.

Stateroom amenities include:

  • Direct access to the Lower Promenade Deck
  • Luxurious beds featuring Sealy® Premium Euro-Top mattresses and finely woven cotton linens
  • Deluxe waffle weave and terry cloth bathrobes for use during your voyage
  • 100% Egyptian cotton towels
  • Premium massage showerheads
  • 5X magnifying make-up mirrors and salon-quality hair dryers
 
  • Fragrant soaps, lotions, shampoo and other bath amenities from Elemis Aromapure
  • Complimentary fresh fruit on request
  • Elegant ice bucket and serving tray for in-stateroom beverages
  • Flat-panel TV and DVD player
  • Ice service, shoeshine service and nightly turndown service

Wheelchair icon The configuration of Accessible Staterooms may vary from the non-accessible stateroom shown here. To view schematics of specific accessible staterooms please visit our Deck Plans.

Verandah Suites


Vista Suites
Category: A, B, BB, BC, BQ (Spa Stateroom)

Verandah suiteRoom diagram

Virtual tour icon      Deck plan icon

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, whirlpool bath & shower, sitting area, private verandah, mini-bar, refrigerator, floor-to-ceiling windows. Approximately 292 sq. ft. including verandah.

Include all the stateroom amenities, plus:

  • A variety of firm, medium and soft pillows
  • No-host mini-bar for easy entertaining
  • Personalized cruise stationery
  • Oversized bath towels
  • One-touch telephone concierge service
  • Fresh flowers
  • Complimentary DVD library

Wheelchair icon The configuration of Accessible Staterooms may vary from the non-accessible stateroom shown here. To view schematics of specific accessible staterooms please visit our Deck Plans.

Neptune Suites

Category: S, SA & SB

Deluxe verandah suiteRoom schematic

Virtual tour icon      Deck plan icon

2 lower beds convertible to 1 king-size bed, whirlpool bath & shower, large sitting area, dressing room, private verandah, 1 sofa bed for 2 persons, mini-bar, refrigerator, floor-to-ceiling windows. Approximately 571–653 sq. ft. including verandah.

Suite amenities include:

  • Use of the exclusive Neptune Lounge and personal concierge service
  • Complimentary laundry, pressing and dry cleaning throughout your cruise
  • Complimentary sparkling wine served in the Neptune Lounge upon embarkation
  • Complimentary bottled water provided in suite at embarkation
  • Gorgeous corsages and boutonnieres for the first formal night
  • Cold hors d’oeuvres served before dinner each evening on request
  • Binoculars and umbrellas for your use on the cruise
  • Cocktail party with ship’s officers
 
  • Priority boarding for tendered ports of call
  • Special disembarkation service
  • Priority dining and seating requests
  • Exclusive daily breakfast service
  • High tea service in suite on request
  • Elegant wooden clothing brush, lint remover and shoehorn for keeping clothing immaculate
  • Fragrant bath salts and exfoliating loofah mitt for an invigorating shower experience
  • Neptune Lounge: A very special amenity exclusively for guests cruising in a Neptune or Pinnacle Suite, the industry-leading Neptune Lounge features a private place to relax, socialize with other suite guests and enjoy the personalized service of a concierge. The fleet-wide lounges provide worktables, large screen television, library, sofas and chairs, refreshments throughout the day and wi-fi for a small charge. One-Touch 24-hour Concierge Service is available when the Neptune Lounge is closed.

Wheelchair icon The configuration of Accessible Staterooms may vary from the non-accessible stateroom shown here. To view schematics of specific accessible staterooms please visit our Deck Plans.

Pinnacle Suites
Category: PS

Penthouse verandah suiteRoom schematic

Virtual tour icon      Deck plan icon

Bedroom with 1 king-size bed, oversize whirlpool bath & shower, living room, dining room, dressing room, private verandah, pantry, 1 sofa bed for 2 persons, mini-bar, refrigerator, guest toilet, floor-to-ceiling windows. Approximately 1,127 sq. ft. including verandah.

Include all the suite amenities, plus:

  • Neptune Lounge: A very special amenity exclusively for guests cruising in a Neptune or Pinnacle Suite, the industry-leading Neptune Lounge features a private place to relax, socialize with other suite guests and enjoy the personalized service of a concierge. The fleet-wide lounges provide worktables, large screen television, library, sofas and chairs, refreshments throughout the day and wi-fi for a small charge. One-Touch 24-hour Concierge Service is available when the Neptune Lounge is closed.

Wheelchair icon The configuration of Accessible Staterooms may vary from the non-accessible stateroom shown here. To view schematics of specific accessible staterooms please visit our Deck Plans.


ms Rotterdam


Interior

Ocean-view

Lanai

Vista Suites

Neptune Suites



Holland America Line ships are known for graceful mid-sized ships with a generous amount of personal space.

We offer five major types of staterooms: Interior, Ocean-view, Lanai, Vista Suites: Verandah Suites and Neptune Suites.

Depending on the ship, there may be more than one stateroom category in each type.

We now offer our latest Signature of Excellence innovation, Lanai staterooms, with doors which open directly onto our teak Promenade Deck.

Below, you will see the specific categories associated with each stateroom type for ms Rotterdam.
Stateroom Images and Virtual Tours are representative of staterooms in that category and type.
Some rooms in the same category may have different furniture configurations and/or facilities. Room measurements are approximate.

Please see deck plans for specific information.Wheelchair icon View Accessible Route Maps (PDF)




Interior


Large or Standard Interior Staterooms

Large Standard
I, J, K, L, M, MM N, NN


Large or standard interior stateroomRoom schematic

Virtual tour icon      Deck plan icon

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, shower. Approximately 182–293 sq. ft.

Stateroom amenities include:

  • Luxurious beds featuring Sealy® Premium Euro-Top mattresses and finely woven cotton linens
  • Deluxe waffle weave and terry cloth bathrobes for use during your voyage
  • 100% Egyptian cotton towels
  • Premium massage showerheads
  • 5X magnifying make-up mirrors and salon-quality hair dryers
 
  • Fragrant soaps, lotions, shampoo and other bath amenities from Elemis Aromapure
  • Complimentary fresh fruit on request
  • Elegant ice bucket and serving tray for in-stateroom beverages
  • Flat-panel TV and DVD player
  • Ice service, shoeshine service and nightly turndown service

Wheelchair icon The configuration of Accessible Staterooms may vary from the non-accessible stateroom shown here. To view schematics of specific accessible staterooms please visit our Deck Plans.

Ocean-view


Large or Standard Ocean-view Staterooms

Spa Staterooms Full Ocean-view Partial Sea-view Porthole view Obstructed view
CQ C, D, DA, DD*, E, EE, F, FF, G* DD* G*, H HH

* This category has more than one view type. Please use stateroom number to verify view.


Ocean-view stateroomRoom schematic

Virtual tour icon     Deck plan icon

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub, shower. Approximately 140–319 sq. ft.

Stateroom amenities include:

  • Luxurious beds featuring Sealy® Premium Euro-Top mattresses and finely woven cotton linens
  • Deluxe waffle weave and terry cloth bathrobes for use during your voyage
  • 100% Egyptian cotton towels
  • Premium massage showerheads
  • 5X magnifying make-up mirrors and salon-quality hair dryers
  • Fragrant soaps, lotions, shampoo and other bath amenities from Elemis Aromapure
  • Complimentary fresh fruit on request
  • Elegant ice bucket and serving tray for in-stateroom beverages
  • Flat-panel TV and DVD player
  • Ice service, shoeshine service and nightly turndown service

Wheelchair icon The configuration of Accessible Staterooms may vary from the non-accessible stateroom shown here. To view schematics of specific accessible staterooms please visit our Deck Plans.

Lanai


Lanai Staterooms
Category CA

Lanai stateroomRoom schematic

Virtual tour icon     Deck plan icon

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub & shower. Sliding glass doors lead onto the walk-around Lower Promenade Deck. Approximately 196–240 sq. ft.

Stateroom amenities include:

  • Direct access to the Lower Promenade Deck
  • Luxurious beds featuring Sealy® Premium Euro-Top mattresses and finely woven cotton linens
  • Deluxe waffle weave and terry cloth bathrobes for use during your voyage
  • 100% Egyptian cotton towels
  • Premium massage showerheads
  • 5X magnifying make-up mirrors and salon-quality hair dryers
 
  • Fragrant soaps, lotions, shampoo and other bath amenities from Elemis Aromapure
  • Complimentary fresh fruit on request
  • Elegant ice bucket and serving tray for in-stateroom beverages
  • Flat-panel TV and DVD player
  • Ice service, shoeshine service and nightly turndown service

Wheelchair icon The configuration of Accessible Staterooms may vary from the non-accessible stateroom shown here. To view schematics of specific accessible staterooms please visit our Deck Plans.

Verandah Suites


Vista Suites
Category: A, B, BB, BC, BQ (Spa Stateroom)

Verandah suiteRoom diagram

Virtual tour icon      Deck plan icon

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, whirlpool bath & shower, sitting area, private verandah, mini-bar, refrigerator, floor-to-ceiling windows. Approximately 292 sq. ft. including verandah.

Include all the stateroom amenities, plus:

  • A variety of firm, medium and soft pillows
  • No-host mini-bar for easy entertaining
  • Personalized cruise stationery
  • Oversized bath towels
  • One-touch telephone concierge service
  • Fresh flowers
  • Complimentary DVD library

Wheelchair icon The configuration of Accessible Staterooms may vary from the non-accessible stateroom shown here. To view schematics of specific accessible staterooms please visit our Deck Plans.

Neptune Suites

Category: S, SA & SB

Deluxe verandah suiteRoom schematic

Virtual tour icon      Deck plan icon

2 lower beds convertible to 1 king-size bed, whirlpool bath & shower, large sitting area, dressing room, private verandah, 1 sofa bed for 2 persons, mini-bar, refrigerator, floor-to-ceiling windows. Approximately 571–653 sq. ft. including verandah.

Suite amenities include:

  • Use of the exclusive Neptune Lounge and personal concierge service
  • Complimentary laundry, pressing and dry cleaning throughout your cruise
  • Complimentary sparkling wine served in the Neptune Lounge upon embarkation
  • Complimentary bottled water provided in suite at embarkation
  • Gorgeous corsages and boutonnieres for the first formal night
  • Cold hors d’oeuvres served before dinner each evening on request
  • Binoculars and umbrellas for your use on the cruise
  • Cocktail party with ship’s officers
 
  • Priority boarding for tendered ports of call
  • Special disembarkation service
  • Priority dining and seating requests
  • Exclusive daily breakfast service
  • High tea service in suite on request
  • Elegant wooden clothing brush, lint remover and shoehorn for keeping clothing immaculate
  • Fragrant bath salts and exfoliating loofah mitt for an invigorating shower experience
  • Neptune Lounge: A very special amenity exclusively for guests cruising in a Neptune or Pinnacle Suite, the industry-leading Neptune Lounge features a private place to relax, socialize with other suite guests and enjoy the personalized service of a concierge. The fleet-wide lounges provide worktables, large screen television, library, sofas and chairs, refreshments throughout the day and wi-fi for a small charge. One-Touch 24-hour Concierge Service is available when the Neptune Lounge is closed.

Wheelchair icon The configuration of Accessible Staterooms may vary from the non-accessible stateroom shown here. To view schematics of specific accessible staterooms please visit our Deck Plans.

Pinnacle Suites
Category: PS

Penthouse verandah suiteRoom schematic

Virtual tour icon      Deck plan icon

Bedroom with 1 king-size bed, oversize whirlpool bath & shower, living room, dining room, dressing room, private verandah, pantry, 1 sofa bed for 2 persons, mini-bar, refrigerator, guest toilet, floor-to-ceiling windows. Approximately 1,127 sq. ft. including verandah.

Include all the suite amenities, plus:

  • Neptune Lounge: A very special amenity exclusively for guests cruising in a Neptune or Pinnacle Suite, the industry-leading Neptune Lounge features a private place to relax, socialize with other suite guests and enjoy the personalized service of a concierge. The fleet-wide lounges provide worktables, large screen television, library, sofas and chairs, refreshments throughout the day and wi-fi for a small charge. One-Touch 24-hour Concierge Service is available when the Neptune Lounge is closed.

Wheelchair icon The configuration of Accessible Staterooms may vary from the non-accessible stateroom shown here. To view schematics of specific accessible staterooms please visit our Deck Plans.


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Stateroom Categories



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Deluxe Verandah Suite



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Interior Stateroom on ms Rotterdam

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Ocean-view Stateroom on ms Rotterdam

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Verandah Suite on ms Rotterdam

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Deluxe Suite on ms Rotterdam