Holland America ms Rotterdam
In 132 years of service, the ms Rotterdam is the sixth ship to bear this classic name in Holland America history. Gracefully blending elements of the past like her fine woods and vibrant colors with groundbreaking new features like an Internet Center, boutique shopping and children's play room, the Holland America Rotterdam cruise ship carries the flag as one of Holland America's finest. From bow to stern, premium quality pervades the Holland America Rotterdam cruise ship.
From the lush fragrant bouquets in your stateroom to the priceless antiques and art collections reflecting the theme of Dutch seafaring exploration to exceptional, intuitive service, ms Rotterdam offers the very best in cruising. Carrying passengers on world-wide itineraries, the Rotterdam Holland America cruises Northern Europe, Mediterranean, South America and Transatlantic.
Ship's Registry: The Netherlands
Passenger capacity: 1,316
Crew members: 593
Gross tonnage: 59,652 grt.
Length: 778 feet
Beam: 105.8 feet
Maximum speed: 25 knots
Like most of Holland America Cruise Line's ships, the ms Rotterdam sails all over this great big globe of ours. Now, the following itineraries are only a few of the many cruises you'll find with ms Rotterdam. If the cruise you're looking for is not listed, please feel free to call (toll free) 1-888-267-1232 to speak with a Cruise Network Cruise Specialist who will be able to give you more options. Or, check out the 'Cruise Search' area on our website.
Holland America ms Rotterdam 16-Day South American Explorer Cruise
In southern Chile, the town of Puerto Montt will captivate you. Walk amongst the alerce trees in the Lahuen 'di Fores, which is located just 8 miles from Puerto Montt. The alerce tree is protected by the Chilean government as a national treasure; its life span is an amazing 3,000 years. Also, you can cruise the Strait of Magellan, a route around the Cape Horn of South America that saved many a ship from sinking.
|0||Valparaiso, Chile||--||5:00 pm|
|1||Cruising The Pacific Ocean||--||--|
|2||Puerto Montt, Chile||7:00 am||5:00 pm|
|3||Scenic Cruising Darwin Channel And Chilean Fjords||--||--|
|3||Scenic Cruising Chilean Fjords||--||--|
|4||Scenic Cruising Canal Sarmiento And Amaila Glacier||--||--|
|5||Scenic Cruising Strait Of Magellan||--||--|
|5||Punta Arenas, Chile||7:00 am||8:00 pm|
|5||Scenic Cruising Cockburn & Beagal Channels||--||--|
|5||Daylight Passing Romanche Glaciers||--||--|
|6||Ushuaia, Tierra Del Fuego, Argentina||1:00 pm||7:00 pm|
|7||Scenic Cruising Cape Horn||--||--|
|8||Stanley, Falkland Islands||9:00 am||3:30 pm|
|9||Cruising The Atlantic Ocean||--||--|
|11||Buenos Aires, Argentina||7:00 am||--|
|12||Buenos Aires, Argentina||--||8:00 pm|
|13||Montevideo, Uruguay||8:00 am||6:00 pm|
|14||Cruising The Pacific Ocean||--||--|
|16||Rio De Janeiro, Brazil||8:00 am||--|
Holland America ms Rotterdam 12-Day Ancient Treasures W. Mediterranean
See if you can dig up any treasures on this unique cruise. Take a bicycle tour or a motor coach tour of Barcelona, or keep your feet on the ground and explore the many shops, cafe, and sights. Rome, Italy---what can be said about this place that you don't already know? From the Colosseum to the Spanish Steps, Rome is a history-lover's and photographer's dream. Once one of the four most powerful Phoenician cities in the Mediterranean, Tripoli now is a modern city that has many references to its past; its architecture is beautiful, full of Spanish and Ottoman influences.
|0||Lisbon, Portugal||--||5:00 pm|
|1||Seville (Cadiz), Spain||8:30 am||7:00 pm|
|3||Barcelona, Spain||7:00 am||6:00 pm|
|4||Monte Carlo, Monaco||Noon||10:00 pm|
|5||Florence/Pisa (Livorno), Italy||7:00 am||7:00 pm|
|6||Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy||6:00 am||8:00 pm|
|8||Tripoli, Libya||7:00 am||8:00 pm|
|10||Santorini, Greek Isle, Greece||7:00 am||6:00 pm|
|11||Ephesus (Kusadasi), Turkey||8:00 am||6:00 pm|
|12||Athens (Piraeus), Greece||7:00 am||--|
Holland America ms Rotterdam 12-Day Treasures of Scandinavia & Russia
In order to keep up with demand, this cruise is offered several times throughout the year. After visiting the medieval walls and Baroque architecture of Tallinn, Estonia, you'll spend two full days in St. Petersburg, Russia. Then it's one to famous cities in Finland, Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Norway, and England. Or, try the Vikings & Czars cruise, which has a similar list of port cities in its itinerary (listed below).
|0||Copenhagen, Denmark||--||5:00 pm|
|2||Tallinn, Estonia||10:00 am||6:00 pm|
|3||St. Petersburg, Russia||7:00 am||--|
|4||St. Petersburg, Russia||--||6:00 pm|
|5||Helsinki, Finland||6:00 am||6:00 pm|
|6||Stockholm, Sweden||8:00 am||6:00 pm|
|8||Warnemunde, Berlin||6:00 am||10:00 pm|
|9||Aarhus, Denmark||8:00 am||4:30 pm|
|10||Oslo, Norway||8:00 am||5:00 pm|
|12||London (Harwich), England||7:00 am||--|
Holland America ms Rotterdam 12-Day Vikings & Czars (Scandinavia & Russia)
|0||Rotterdam, Nl||--||6:00 pm|
|2||Oslo, Norway||7:00 am||5:00 pm|
|3||Aarhus, Denmark||10:00 am||6:30 pm|
|4||Warnemunde, Berlin||6:00 am||11:00 pm|
|6||Tallinn, Estonia||7:00 am||6:00 pm|
|7||St. Petersburg, Russia||7:00 am||--|
|8||St. Petersburg, Russia||--||6:00 pm|
|9||Helsinki, Finland||6:00 am||6:30 pm|
|10||Stockholm, Sweden||8:00 am||6:00 pm|
|12||Copenhagen, Denmark||7:00 am||--|
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Accommodations onboard Holland America Rotterdam cruises are wonderfully spacious and with Holland America's special touches, like fresh fruit bowls in your room every day, special beds and linens, your stay on board is sure to be a comfortable one. Ocean views are available in an amazing 80 percent of the ms Rotterdam spacious staterooms.
Lavish suites are available onboard the ms Rotterdam in three different categories: Penthouse Verandah, Deluxe Verandah and Veranda Suites. All Rotterdam Holland America suites offer gorgeous floor to ceiling windows and private verandah for outstanding views of the ocean and approaching destinations.
Also, an exclusive feature of the Penthouse and Deluxe Verandah Suites is the Neptune Lounge, a place to relax over breakfast pastries and your favorite newspaper or gather for conversation, evening hors d'oeuvres and cocktails. These Rotterdam Holland America guests also have access to a personal concierge service and complimentary laundry and dry cleaning service.
ms Rotterdam - Penthouse Verandah Suite
All Holland America Rotterdam cruise suites are very comfortable with unbelievable amenities, but the Penthouse Verandah surpasses them all with 1159 sq. ft., an oversize whirlpool bath & shower, a living room, dining room, dressing room, private verandah, pantry, sofa bed fit for two, mini-bar, refrigerator and second bathroom for guests. An absolute extraordinary stay aboard the America Holland Rotterdam cruise ship!
556 square feet of happiness! The Deluxe Verandah Suite comes complete with two lower beds (convertible to 1 king-size bed), a whirlpool bath & shower, large sitting area, dressing room, private verandah, 1 sofa bed for 2 persons, mini-bar, refrigerator, floor-to-ceiling windows.
ms Rotterdam - Verandah Suite
At 292 sq. feet, the Verandah Suite is a little more than half the size of its Deluxe counterpart; other than that, though, it is very similar in amenities.
2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub & shower. All DD-category staterooms have a partial sea view. 197 sq. ft. All HH-category staterooms have fully obstructed views.
Besides the former being slightly smaller (182 sq. feet) and having no window, there isn't much difference between the Standard Inside and Standard Outside. 2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub & shower.
Begin the perfect evening with a cocktail in one the many lounges onboard the Rotterdam Holland America ship. Enjoy the understated elegance of the Explorer's Lounge or kick up your heels on the golden floor of the Ambassador's Lounge in the Holland America Rotterdam cruise ship.
Take in a show at the Queen's Lounge, the ultimate show venue onboard the Rotterdam Holland America ship. Sit back and relax in plush seating and brilliant red and blue d'or onboard the Holland America Rotterdam cruise ship as music, theatre, dance, and comedy shows come to life on stage.
One stage that's very popular onboard is the Wajang Culinary Arts Center, which is part of the Signature of Excellence program. There, a guest can watch master chefs create culinary works of art and learn secrets to take home to their own kitchens.
Curl up with a good book in the Ambassador Lounge or browse the art gallery. The Explorations Cafe has a dozen internet stations, which can be used to email friends back home or do some research on an upcoming port of call. For a lights and excitement, check out the casino. It has 4 Blackjack tables 116 slot machines, and more.
For the ultimate in relaxation onboard the Holland America Rotterdam cruise ship, spend some time at the Ocean Spa! Enjoy the dual saunas and two aroma steam rooms, all of which will sooth your aching muscles while traveling on the Holland America Rotterdam cruise ship. Or treat yourself to a massage or trip to the beauty salon with Rotterdam Holland America.
Dine in traditional elegance aboard ms Rotterdam where everything is served in Rosenthal china with starched linens and silver. Onboard the Holland America Rotterdam cruise ship, fresh flowers adorn every table in La Fontaine Dining Room and world class chefs prepare mouth-watering dishes.
Or, make a reservation for the intimate Pinnacle Grill, a place where the ambiance is only second to the entrees and desserts. Less formal is the Lido Restaurant, a place where you can find a delightful and constantly changing buffet.
O, start your morning off with a little extra perk in the Java Cafe Of course, you can always have your coffee and breakfast delivered to your suite or stateroom via the 24-hour room service.
Holland America ms Rotterdam - Reservations
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