Holland America Line MS Veendam

Exterior view

Aboard the Holland America Veendam, you'll experience exotic destinations, award-winning service, excellent accommodations, five-star dining, and entertaining on-board activities. Holland America Line ships are known as graceful mid-sized vessels with a generous amount of personal space.

Stateroom Relax into a world of comfort and elegance. Luxury is found in every detail, from the soft caress of a personal bathrobe to the fine chocolates on your pillow at night. Staterooms are filled with all manner of amenities.

Dining room Throughout your cruise vacation, you will enjoy delicious and innovative menus across a broad range of dining venues. From a casual bite poolside to a formal five-course affair in the classic main Dining Room, the crew of Holland America Line will orchestrate a truly memorable dining experience. Led by Master Chef Rudi Sodamin, the exceptional culinary staff creates signature Holland America Line dishes using only the freshest produce and the highest quality meats and seafood available. The knowledgeable wine stewards are adept at pairing the perfect wine with every dish.

Explorations Cafe Whether you desire the relaxed atmosphere of the Lido, the elegance of the Pinnacle Grill or dinner for two on your private veranda, the choice is always yours. Special dietary needs, such as vegetarian, diabetic or gluten-free meals, are easily accommodated with advance requests. Kosher meals and a Health Conscious Dining option are also available.

Bar and lounge Begin the evening aboard the Veendam with drinks and dancing in the Ocean Bar. Watch a movie or try your luck at the blackjack table. Catch a musical production starring performers from Broadway shows in the state-of-the-art show lounge or visit one of the many lounges featuring live music and award-winning entertainment.


Swimming pool
  • Bars & lounges
  • Disco
  • Casino
  • Beauty salon
  • Fitness center
  • Swimming pool
  • Internet corner
  • Duty-free shop
  • Fully air-conditioned
  • Private bathroom
  • Complimentary 24-hour in-room dining
  • Complimentary fresh fruit on request
  • Flat-panel TV & DVD player
  • Sealy premium Euro-Top mattresses
  • Deluxe waffle weave and terry cloth bathrobes
  • 100% Egyptian cotton towels
  • Hair dryer
  • Soaps, lotions, & shampoo
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Shoeshine serivce

Deck Plans & Cabin Classes

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


Length: 719 ft. Beam: 101 ft.
Tonnage: 57, 092 tons Cruising Speed: 22 knots
Passenger Capacity: 1,350 Crew: 580
Passenger Decks: 10 Registry: The Netherlands