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Rotterdam

Rotterdam

Ship Facts

Registry:
The Netherlands
Passenger Capacity:
1,404
Crew Members:
600
Gross Tonnage:
61,849 grt
Length:
780 feet
Maximum Speed:
25 knots
Dedicated:
December 1997
Godmother:
HRH Princess Margriet of the Netherlands

Latest Post

Ramping Up To Rotterdam: October Update

Ramping Up To Rotterdam: October Update

Holland America Line Brand Ambassador Seth Wayne launched a new HAL Aboard series on Holland America Line’s Facebook page called “Ramping Up To Rotterdam” in anticipation of our newbuild, which is due for delivery in July 2021. Each month, Seth will chat with members of Rotterdam’s newbuild team to gain insight into what happened over…   read more of “Ramping Up To…”

Recent Posts

Rotterdam Reaches Next Building Milestone with Coin Ceremony Celebration

Rotterdam Reaches Next Building Milestone with Coin Ceremony Celebration

In anticipation of Rotterdam’s float-out next week, Holland America Line celebrated the ship’s coin ceremony today, Thursday, Oct. 1, at Fincantieri’s Marghera shipyard in Italy. Following Italian shipbuilding tradition, Mai Elmar, executive director of Cruise Port Rotterdam in the Netherlands, served as the ship’s madrina and participated in the festivities. During the socially responsible ceremony,…   read more of “Rotterdam Reaches…”

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…”

Zaandam and Rotterdam Approved to Disembark Guests at Port Everglades

Zaandam and Rotterdam Approved to Disembark Guests at Port Everglades

Holland America Line is pleased to confirm that Broward County and the Unified Command cleared both Zaandam and Rotterdam for arrival to Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to disembark guests who are fit to travel per guidelines from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). We extend our sincere gratitude to President…   read more of “Zaandam and…”

Zaandam and Rotterdam Await Permission from Local South Florida Authorities for Humanitarian Disembarkation of Guests

Zaandam and Rotterdam Await Permission from Local South Florida Authorities for Humanitarian Disembarkation of Guests

Holland America Line is awaiting confirmation to disembark guests from Zaandam and Rotterdam in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. We remain fully engaged with the Broward Unified Command and other governmental and embassy authorities to resolve this humanitarian situation and get the nearly 1,200 well guests home immediately who are fit for travel per guidelines from the…   read more of “Zaandam and…”