Holland America Line Veendam Ship Information

OCG Class
Premium
Veendam
Year Built1996
Year Last Refurbished2009
Capacity1,350 passengers
Decks10
Tonnage57,092
RegistryNetherlands

Overview

The Veendam debuted with Holland America in 1996 as the final ship in a series with Maasdam, Ryndam and Statendam. The ship carries 1,350 passengers on a variety of Bermuda, New England and South American itineraries and offers a slightly jazzier interior design courtesy of Carnival Fun Ship guru Joe Farcus.

Veendam Ship Profile & Stats

  • Cruise Line: Holland America Line
  • Ship Type: Cruise Ship
  • Line Class: Premium
  • Registry: Netherlands
  • Year Built: 1996
  • Year Last Refurbished: 2009
  • Capacity: 1,350 passengers
  • Decks: 10
  • Gross Tonnage: 57,092
  • Length: 719 ft
  • Beam: 101 ft
  • Average Speed: 21 knots
  • Inside Cabins: 138
  • Outside Cabins: 537
  • Nationality of Officers: British, Dutch
  • Nationality of Crew: Filipino, Indonesian
  • Number of Crew: 574

Veendam On-Board Recreation

  • Indoor Pools: 1
  • Outdoor Pools: 1
  • Spa: Yes
  • Casino: Yes

Veendam Dining Choices

  • Rotterdam Dining Room Cuisine: Continental (Capacity: 657)
  • Lido Restaurant (Capacity: 400)
  • Pinnacle Grill (Capacity: 62)

Veendam Entertainment

  • The Showrrom at Sea: Broadway-style entertainment (Capacity: 600)
  • Ocean Bar: Quartet (Capacity: 125)
  • Crow's Nest Lounge: Rock band, DJ, disco (Capacity: 250)
  • Half Moon/Hudson Room: Meetings, private parties (Capacity: 120)
  • Wajang Theatre: Lectures,meetings,religious svc,movies (Capacity: 203)
  • Explorers Lounge: Strings, Classical (Capacity: 60)
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