Holland America Line ms Rotterdam

ms Rotterdam

The ms Rotterdam is the standard-bearer for the entire Holland America fleet of ships. Your onboard experience will be defined by spacious, artfully appointed public areas and the latest Signature of Excellence venues, features, and amenities. Guests aboard will enjoy elegant dining rooms, a $2 million art and antique collection, wide teak decks and spacious staterooms - many with private verandas. The stateroom enhancements include expanded stateroom choices and a complete update to all stateroom furnishings.

StateroomMs Rotterdam ensures you the ultimate onboard experience with her graceful combination of classic cruise ship features and state-of-the-art amenities. Holland America Line ships are known for being graceful mid-sized ships with a generous amount of personal space. The Rotterdam offers five major types of staterooms including Interior, Ocean-view, Lanai, Verandah Suites, and Deluxe Veranda Suites. Staterooms aboard the ms Rotterdam are simple and comfortable. All cabins are fitted with beds featuring Sealy Premium Euro-Top mattresses and finely woven cotton linens, deluxe waffle weave and terry cloth bathrobes, 100% Egyptian cotton towels, premium massage showerheads, magnifying make-up mirrors, hair dryers, fragrant soaps, lotions, shampoo and other bath amenities from Elemis Aromapure, complimentary fresh fruit on request, flat-panel TV and DVD player, walk-in closet, bathtub and shower.

La Fontaine Dining RoomThe ms Rotterdam has several dining options to chose from. Canaletto is an evening venue for Italian fare. La Fontaine Dining Room features impeccable service and an extensive wine list. The five-course menu includes continental cuisine, vegetarian and low-carb options. Pinnacle Grill is an intimate reservations-only venue which offers an elegant, sophisticated dining experience featuring premium Sterling Silver beef, inspired seafood dishes, and an extensive wine list. Lido Restaurant offers a relaxed ambience for all three meals and features a variety of fresh, cooked-to-order specialties.

ChampagneMix is an innovative meeting place featuring three specialty venues. The first is Champagne which is perfect for mid-day mimosas or anytime celebrations. The second is Martinis which is ideal for Grey Goose cocktails and martini flights. Last is Spirits & Ales which is known for its microbrews and single malts. Explorations Cafe is a comfortable, coffee house environment where you can browse through an extensive library, surf the Internet, check emails, or simply read the morning paper.

Showroom at Sea


The Showroom at Sea is a glamorous nightclub venue for world class entertainment. Queen's Show Lounge features talented vocalists, dancers, illusionists, comedians and variety acts. Crow's Nest offers sweeping 270 degree views during the day, and functions as a hip, fashionable nightclub every evening. Passengers are encouraged to check out the Digital Workshop which offers fun, free learning about digital photography, videos, scrapbooking, blogging and social networking. The Culinary Arts Center is a state-of-the-art demonstration kitchen offering interactive gourmet cooking lessons taught by our own Master Chefs or culinary guests

Greenhouse treatment roomEnjoy a facial, hot stone massage, steam in a thermal suite and have your hair and nails done at the Greenhouse Spa & Salon. Spa staterooms are located close to the luxurious Greenhouse Spa and Salon and offer special spa amenities. The Retreat is a private resort-style pool experience offering sophisticated poolside amenities and service.




  • Sealy Premium Euro-Top mattresses
  • Finely woven cotton linens
  • Deluxe waffle weave and terry cloth bathrobes
  • 100% Egyptian cotton towels
  • Lido swimming pool
  • Premium massage showerheads Lido pool
  • Make-up mirrors and salon-quality hair dryers
  • Soaps, lotions, shampoo and other bath amenities
  • Complimentary fresh fruit on request
  • Flat-panel TV and DVD player
  • Restaurants
  • Bars and lounges
  • Disco
  • Mainstage Show Lounge
  • Explorations Cafe
  • Greebhouse Spa & Salon
  • Swimming pool

Deck Plans & Cabin Classes

ship plans Download the PDFRotterdam ship layout to see specifications of various cabin classes and deck plans.


Length: 936 ft. Beam: 105.8 ft.
Tonnage: 86, 273 tons Cruising Speed: 23.9 knots
Passenger Capacity: 2,104 Crew: 929
Passenger Decks: 11 Registry: The Netherlands