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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

Cruise Diary: Cruising With Kids Part 3

Cruise Diary: Cruising With Kids Part 3

In Cabo San Lucas, we signed up for the semi-subs shore excursion. It was a perfect tour for the kids. See fish without getting wet. The yellow semi-sub has glass windows in the lower section of the boat and the kids loved seeing all the fish swimming around.

Recent Posts

Cruise Diary: Crusing with Kids Part 2

Cruise Diary: Crusing with Kids Part 2

More about my family vacation aboard ms Oosterdam in Mexico … Since we brought our two kids with us, we really wanted to find a place for them to play on the beach and swim. In Mazatlan and Puerto Vallarta, we headed out to find a resort that would allow us to use their facilities…   read more of “Cruise Diary:…”

Congratulations on 25 & 30 Years of Service

Congratulations on 25 & 30 Years of Service

Oosterdam recently honored Barman William B. Lee with a 25 Years of Service pin and Assistant Housekeeper Cipto Adhi with a 30 Years of Service ring. AnneMarie is Oosterdam’s human resources manager.

Captain’s Log: Meeting Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.

Captain’s Log: Meeting Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.

I was honored to meet with Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., the son of the late Robert F. (Bobby) Kennedy, and his sons when they sailed on board the Oosterdam during a Mexican Riviera cruise. The woman on the right is the famous MSNBC reporter Lizz Winstead. Captain Arjen C. van der Loo is Oosterdam’s master.

2010 Seahawks Cruise — Day 6

2010 Seahawks Cruise — Day 6

2010 Seahawks Cruise — Mexican Riviera Day 6 A seven-day cruise goes by so quickly. Here we are in Cabo San Lucas, our last port of call, on day six. The sun is out, it’s warm, but not yet hot, and we’re looking forward to a few hours on shore a little later in the…   read more of “2010 Seahawks…”