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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

Having Fun on Oosterdam

Having Fun on Oosterdam

Thank you to HAL guests Kathy and Don for sending us these great photos of their recent cruise on Oosterdam. Looks like they had a fun time. Enjoy!

Recent Posts

Cruise Diary: Wedding at Sea

Cruise Diary: Wedding at Sea

Nancy Moen and Chuck Velte exchanged vows on board Oosterdam March 7. After disembarking from ms Oosterdam and waiting for our flights home, Chuck and I met excited travelers just arriving in San Diego for their cruises. We assured a first-time sailor that her voyage would be a week to savor. We hope all sailing…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

‘Over the Side’ Snapshots from Fanning Island

‘Over the Side’ Snapshots from Fanning Island

These photos were taken ‘Over the Side’ today while the Rotterdam was visiting Tabuaeran (Fanning Island) in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. Best Regards, Jonathan Bailey Safety, Environmental & Health Officer Ms Rotterdam

Cruise Diary: Wedding at Sea

Cruise Diary: Wedding at Sea

Nancy Moen and Chuck Velte exchanged vows on board Oosterdam March 7. Nancy will continue to update us on their wedding at sea and festivities throughout their voyage. Evenings at sea end with a view of the setting sun that rivals a Henri Matisse painting. Chuck and I enjoyed the daily show of color from…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Cruise Diary: Wedding at Sea

Cruise Diary: Wedding at Sea

Nancy Moen and Chuck Velte exchanged vows on board the Oosterdam March 7. Nancy will continue to update us on their wedding at sea and festivities throughout their voyage. Even on a ship, emergencies happen. Chuck lost a temporary tooth cap Tuesday morning, so we were off to the Oosterdam medical center to see Dr….   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Cruise Diary: Wedding at Sea

Cruise Diary: Wedding at Sea

Nancy Moen and Chuck Velte exchanged vows on board Oosterdam March 7. Nancy will continue to update us on their wedding at sea and festivities throughout their voyage. Chuck and I tied the knot March 7 at 5:24 p.m., while at sea, coordinates 22, 32.6 degrees north; 10, 25.9 degrees west, in the Crow’s Nest…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

A Family-Fun Getaway in Puerto Vallarta

A Family-Fun Getaway in Puerto Vallarta

For a family-friendly shore excursion in Puerto Vallarta, the nearly seven-hour Las Caletas Hideaway excursion is idyllic. A 45-minute catamaran ride with breakfast treats, crew entertainment and the occasional pause for whale sightings brings guests to a secluded beach haven offering activities for all ages. With lounge chairs and a few beach toys, younger kids…   read more of “A Family-Fun…”

Cruise Diary: Wedding at Sea

Cruise Diary: Wedding at Sea

Nancy Moen and Chuck Velte exchanged vows on board the Oosterdam on March 7th. Nancy will be updating us on their wedding at sea and festivities throughout their voyage. Goodbye to the long winter; hello Mexican Riviera! Our wedding party is on board and loving the glassy seas our ms Oosterdam is churning. It has…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”