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Oosterdam

Oosterdam

Ship Facts

Registry:
The Netherlands
Passenger Capacity:
1,916
Crew Members:
817
Gross Tonnage:
82,305 grt
Length:
936 feet
Maximum Speed:
24 knots
Dedicated:
July 2003
Godmother:
HRH Princess Margriet of the Netherlands

Latest Post

Celebration of Oosterdam’s Arrival at Australia

Celebration of Oosterdam’s Arrival at Australia

On Tuesday, October 23, Oosterdam docked at Sydney, Australia, for the first time ever! The ship kicked off its sailing season down under at the Port of Sydney for a series of 10- to 28- day voyages to New Zealand and the South Pacific. A special plaque exchange ceremony was held to commemorate the ship’s…   read more of “Celebration of…”

Recent Posts

Captain and Hotel Director Serve up Delicious Breakfast for Guests

Captain and Hotel Director Serve up Delicious Breakfast for Guests

Oosterdam guests got a real treat one morning when they found Captain Arjen van der Loo and Hotel Director Robert Versteeg alongside Sous Chef Reynaldo Sambile preparing pancakes for breakfast in the Lido. It was an exceptional experience for the officers and the guests seemed to really enjoy it as well.

Cruising from the Port of Seattle

Cruising from the Port of Seattle

Special thanks to Thomas Hollembaek from HAL’s Direct Sales department for submitting this post. I took the one day cruise from Seattle to Vancouver aboard the Oosterdam on September 30, 2012. What a great trip! The weather was awesome, people from Seattle know what I mean when I say that it was a classic “Seattle…   read more of “Cruising from the…”

Oosterdam’s New Recreation Room

Oosterdam’s New Recreation Room

Congratulations to Oosterdam’s technical team for the great job they did creating Oosterdam’s new recreation room. Carpet, sofas, coffee-tables, a big-screen TV and a brand new mahogany pool table were added to turn part of the crew mess room into a crew recreation room. Joe Reina is Oosterdam’s human resources manager.