Veendam

Holland America Line

We were born to voyage. For nearly 145 years, we've been introducing guests to new places and new cultures, and we've witnessed firsthand the transformative power of travel. We've seen how it opens minds, builds connections and fosters an appreciation of the shared humanity that unites us the world over. We invite you to join us for an unforgettable experience. Because travel is more than an itinerary, it has the power to change us and our world, journey by journey. This is why we sail.

Carefully Crafted Journeys
Balance. Depth. Authenticity. These are the elements we bring to more than 500 itineraries, stopping in 100 countries, the world over. Our Explorations Central (EXC™) program adds meaning and context, making your journey an even richer experience.

Spacious, Mid-Sized Ships
Holland America Line holds true to the timeless elegance of ocean travel. From the moment you step aboard one of our spacious, mid-sized ships, you’ll feel the difference. Classic nautical lines. Beautiful appointments. Warm, hospitable service.

Immersive Culinary Journeys
Under the guidance of our Culinary Council® of chefs, fine dining at the Pinnacle Grill, Tamarind, Canaletto, Rudi’s Sel de Mer and in our Dining Room is truly memorable. Hone your culinary skills at America’s Test Kitchen’s shows and workshops.

Exclusive Onboard Activities
Through exciting new partnerships with America’s Test Kitchen; O, The Oprah Magazine; BBC Earth Experiences; Digital Workshop powered by Windows; Explorations Central (EXC™) programs and live entertainment, you can continue exploring on board.

Ship Data

Rating
5 Star
Cruise Line
Holland America Line
Preferred Cruise Line
 

Ship Profile & Stats

Length
719 ft
Tonnage
57,092 tonnes
Maiden Voyage
1996
Refurbished
April 2019
Passenger Capacity (dbl)
1350
Crew Nationality
Indonesian & Filipino
Officer Nationality
Dutch
Dining Staff Nationality
Indonesian & Filipino
Ship Registration
Netherlands

Ship Amenities

  • 100% Egyptian cotton towels
  • Complimentary fresh fruit on request
  • Complimentary ice service
  • Complimentary shoeshine service
  • Elemis Aromapure "Time to Spa" bath amenities
  • Flat-panel TV and DVD player
  • Hair Dryer
  • Luxurious Mariner's Dream™ beds & premium linens
  • Luxurious terry cloth bathrobes
  • Standard 110 AC and 220 AC outlets
  • Telephone

Ship Facilities

  • 2 Whirlpool(s)
  • 8 Elevator(s)
  • Art Gallery
  • Basketball Court
  • Beauty Salon
  • Boutiques
  • Canaletto
  • Casino
  • Casino Bar
  • Club HAL Youth Programme
  • Crow's Nest
  • Culinary Arts Centre
  • Dolphin Bar
  • Explorations Cafe
  • Explorer's Lounge
  • Figurehead Gallery
  • Gourmet Shops
  • Greenhouse Spa & Salon
  • Half Moon Room
  • Hudson Room
  • Hugo De Groot Library
  • Internet Centre
  • Java Cafe
  • Le Cirque
  • Library
  • Lido Pool
  • Lido Restaurant
  • Lido Terrace
  • Mix:Champagne
  • Mix:Martinis
  • Mix:Spirits and Ales
  • Observation Deck
  • Ocean Bar
  • Ocean Spa
  • Ocean Spa Gymnasium
  • Photo Gallery
  • Piano Bar
  • Pinnacle Grill
  • Queen's Room
  • Retractable Swimming Pool Cover
  • Retreat
  • Rotterdam Dining Room
  • Rubens Lounge
  • Sea View Pool
  • Self-Service Laundry
  • Shopping Arcade
  • Showroom at Sea
  • Tennis Courts
  • Terrace Grill
  • The Loft Teens Only Lounge
  • The Oasis Teen Only Deck
  • Thermal Suite
  • Video Arcade
  • Wading Pool
  • Wajang Theater
  • Winetasting Bar
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