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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

2010 Seahawks Cruise – Day 1

2010 Seahawks Cruise – Mexican Riviera Day 1 – March 20 It is a beautiful sunny day today in San Diego as we head to the pier to board Holland America Line’s ms Oosterdam to begin our 5th Annual Seahawks cruise. Seahawks players Ben Obomanu and his sister, Yulonda, Josh Wilson and his wife, Jazmin,…   read more of “2010 Seahawks…”

Recent Posts

Striking a Pose in Our Seahawks Chapeaux

Striking a Pose in Our Seahawks Chapeaux

If you want to remain inconspicuous, don’t board your cruise ship as a group of five all wearing identical neon lime green hats. But it’s a great way to have fun and meet your fellow cruisers! The lime green hats made our group instantly recognizable on board ms Oosterdam on the annual Seattle Seahawks cruise….   read more of “Striking a Pose in…”

Captain’s Log: Statendam and Oosterdam Host Special Guests at Winter Olympics in Vancouver

Captain’s Log: Statendam and Oosterdam Host Special Guests at Winter Olympics in Vancouver

Many friends have been asking where ms Statendam and Oosterdam were during the months of January and February 2010. Both ships, along with Carnival Elation, were on a special charter to accommodate the members of the Integrated Security Unit selected to provide security for the Winter Olympics in Vancouver. The ISU members were from the…   read more of “Captain’s…”

Oosterdam Postcards from Mazatlan, Mexico

Oosterdam Postcards from Mazatlan, Mexico

Robert Muns submitted this note and photos of ms Oosterdam, taken while in port on an Norwegian Cruise Line cruise in Mexico.Thanks Robert! I was in port on an NCL cruise and in a great position to take these photographs of your beautiful Lady ms Oosterdam. She is leaving Mazatlan, Mexico, in these photographs on…   read more of “Oosterdam Postcards…”

Postcard from Oosterdam in Acapulco, Mexico

Postcard from Oosterdam in Acapulco, Mexico

Symen van der Veen, ms Oosterdam’s 3rd officer, sent in this snapshot of the Queen Victoria as Oosterdam sailed from the bay of Acapulco.

Podcast: Cruising On ms Oosterdam (Part IV)

Podcast: Cruising On ms Oosterdam (Part IV)

This is the final day of our Mexican Riviera cruise aboard ms Oosterdam. Throughout this series of podcasts, we have taken you behind the scenes and into the lives of individuals aboard the ship who all play an integral part into creating memorable experiences for Holland America guests. In this final podcast, Elizabeth and I…   read more of “Podcast: Cruising…”