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Westerdam

Westerdam

Ship Facts

Registry:
The Netherlands
Passenger Capacity:
1,916
Crew Members:
817
Gross Tonnage:
82,348 grt
Length:
936 feet
Maximum Speed:
24 knots
Dedicated:
April 2004
Godmother:
Actress Renée Soutendijk

Latest Post

Farewell Alaska: Bert’s Beauty Shots and San Francisco

Farewell Alaska: Bert’s Beauty Shots and San Francisco

As colder weather approaches, it’s time for some of the ships to start repositioning to their winter homes. Recently Zuiderdam, Westerdam and Statendam said good-bye to Alaska before heading to the Caribbean, Mexico and Hawaii/South Pacific, respectively. Hotel Director Bert van Mackelenbergh sent in photos of Westerdam at Vancouver, B.C., taken from his ship, Statendam….   read more of “Farewell Alaska:…”

Recent Posts

HAL Musician Makes Team Christina on NBC’s ‘The Voice’

HAL Musician Makes Team Christina on NBC’s ‘The Voice’

Holland America Line’s very own Stephanie Anne Johnson, a solo guitarist from Tacoma, Wash., who has performed on several Holland America Line ships, auditioned on the hit program “The Voice” Oct. 1 during the blind auditions round and was chosen to be on Team Christina! Many Holland America Line employees helped with the creation of…   read more of “HAL Musician Makes…”

Calving: Breakaways in Glacier Bay

Calving: Breakaways in Glacier Bay

Alaska: the last frontier. The untouched quality of Alaskan wilderness lends itself to a sense of adventure and exciting natural occasions. Alaska Inside Passage cruises offer guests incredible views of one of the most exciting natural attractions in the state, glacier calving. Glacier calving is a natural event that occurs when large portions of glaciers…   read more of “Calving: Breakaways…”

Half Moon Cay Rocks

Half Moon Cay Rocks

Ah, the fabulous beaches of Half Moon Cay. Don’t you wish you were there? Guests Jos and Monique Bruijstens enjoyed spending their winter holiday with us, and they sent in these great shots in honor of “Beach Week!” Enjoy! Last December we had a wonderful cruise on board ms Westerdam in the Caribbean. For us…   read more of “Half Moon Cay…”

Time for a Fiesta in Mexico

Time for a Fiesta in Mexico

Thanks to guests Roger and Carine for sending in this photo of Westerdam at Huatulco, Mexico.

Sun and Fun at Puerto Vallarta

Sun and Fun at Puerto Vallarta

Thanks to guests Siemon and Anca Ant for sending in this photo taken at Puerto Vallarta during their cruise on Westerdam.

Celebrating 50 Years of Marriage

Celebrating 50 Years of Marriage

Thanks to Yolanda Yan for sending us this photo of her family. They took a trip together on Westerdam to celebrate a 50th wedding anniversary.

First-Time Cruisers Explore Alaska

First-Time Cruisers Explore Alaska

Thanks to HAL guest Alex Fong for sending in these amazing photos that were taken while cruising Alaska with Westerdam. Here’re a few images from our May 25th Alaska cruise on the Westerdam. It was our first cruise and we couldn’t have selected a better line, ship or destination! Everyone on the Westerdam and at…   read more of “First-Time Cruisers…”