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Amsterdam

Ship Facts

Registry:
The Netherlands
Passenger Capacity:
1,380
Crew Members:
615
Gross Tonnage:
62,753 grt
Length:
780 feet
Maximum Speed:
22.5 knots
Dedicated:
October 2000
Godmother:
Janet Lanterman

Latest Post

Four Ships to Leave the Holland America Line Fleet in 2020

Four Ships to Leave the Holland America Line Fleet in 2020

Holland America Line announced that Amsterdam, Maasdam, Rotterdam and Veendam will be leaving the fleet and transferring to undisclosed buyers. The ships have been sold in pairs, with the S-Class Maasdam and Veendam transferring to one company in August 2020, while the R-Class Amsterdam and Rotterdam will move to another company in fall 2020. Holland…   read more of “Four Ships to Leave…”

Recent Posts

Holland America Line Extends its Pause of Cruise Operations

Holland America Line Extends its Pause of Cruise Operations

With travel restrictions continuing for the near future due to global health concerns, Holland America Line has decided to extend its pause of global cruise operations and cancel all Alaska, Europe and Canada/New England cruises for 2020. In addition, Amsterdam will not operate the 79-day Grand Africa Voyage from Boston, Massachusetts, to Fort Lauderdale, Florida,…   read more of “Holland America…”

Holland America Line Ship Disembarkation Update

Holland America Line Ship Disembarkation Update

UPDATE March 21 (2:15 p.m. PT/5:15 p.m. ET): The following is an update for Amsterdam, Maasdam and Zaandam. We will provide further updates as they are available. AMSTERDAM: The ship is alongside at Fremantle, Australia, where disembarkation began today, March 21, local time. Full disembarkation of all guests is expected through March 23. Carnival Australia…   read more of “Holland America…”

Bon Voyage to Two Grand Voyages

Bon Voyage to Two Grand Voyages

Amsterdam and Volendam recently set sail on their 2020 Grand Voyages. Embarking guests’ enthusiasm matched the warm, sunny, skies over Ft. Lauderdale as they boarded Amsterdam for her 2020 Grand World Voyage. The excitement continued the next day for Volendam’s 2020 Grand South America Voyage departure. The pier was festively decorated, setting the tone for…   read more of “Bon Voyage to Two…”

Amsterdam Crew Members Clean Up Puerto Vallarta Beach

Amsterdam Crew Members Clean Up Puerto Vallarta Beach

Amsterdam crew members set out for a beach clean-up in Puerto Vallarta organized by Hotel Director Henk. The ship’s management team is organizing a monthly clean-up to help the communities we visit and offer a better beach experience. When they were done, 80 pounds of garbage were collected, including 628 pieces of plastic/foam, 81 plastic…   read more of “Amsterdam Crew…”

Four Ships Offer Holland America Line’s Award-Winning South America and Antarctica Cruises in 2019-20

Four Ships Offer Holland America Line’s Award-Winning South America and Antarctica Cruises in 2019-20

The exciting lands of red-hot tango; ice-blue glaciers; and lush, green jungle come to life when Holland America Line’s Amsterdam, Koningsdam, Volendam and Zaandam head to South America and Antarctica in 2019–2020. From September 2019 through April 2020, the four ships offer cruises ranging from 14 to 48 days that cover the colorful cultures and…   read more of “Four Ships Offer…”