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  • Vista -class cruise ship
  • 81,769 GT
  • 954 ft.
  • 11
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  • 22 knots
  • 1916


ms Zuiderdam is an Vista-Class ship entered in service on December 2002 in the Holland America Line. This ship offers cruising to South America, Alaska, Caribbean, Panama Canal, Mediterranean and Europe cruises with outstanding itineraries. The name of this ship is derived from one of the four directions of compass in Dutch; the other three directions are named as Oosterdam, Westerdam and Noordam. The Digital workshop in this ship offers to learn digital photography, video editing and web skills while cruising. The Staterooms are well comfort, spacious and luxurious with all amenities. The staterooms in this ship are Penthouse Verandah suite, Deluxe Verandah suite, Verandah suite, Ocean view and Interior. Overall Eighty five percent staterooms are ocean view and sixty seven percent have verandahs.

Dining on ms Zuiderdam

ms Zuiderdam provides delicious and innovative cuisines with wide range of foods and venues throughout the cruise holidays. The main dining room Vista is a fine dining venue with luxurious surroundings offers five-course menus from classic, regionally inspired menus to vegetarian options. Excellent advanced list of foods made with superior quality regional ingredients and menus like Sterling Beef, freshly made sea foods and extensive list of wines are obtainable in the Pinnacle Grill.

Lido restaurant offers casual dining and self-service buffets menus like fresh juices, fruits, sandwiches, salads, cereals, yogurts and lot more. Other than these dining venues ms Zuiderdam also features Terrace Grill offers hamburger, hotdogs and lot more. Ice cream bar, afternoon tea, evening espresso/ cappuccino, Dutch chocolate variety and 24 hour room service for supplying foods are also available in this ship.

Entertainment on ms Zuiderdam

ms Zuiderdam has lot of onboard entertainment facilities from morning to midnight for all kind of age passengers. This ship features greenhouse spa & salon, fitness center, library, 24/7 internet center, learning classes for digital photography, video editing, club Hal, culinary arts center, lavish Las-Vegas style production shows, vocalists, comedy, variety acts, casino, movies, gaming, swimming pools, tennis court, volleyball, basketball, crow’s nest night club, Ocean bar, Pinnacle bar, Explorer’s lounge and more bars and lounges are available in this ship.

Facilities on ms Zuiderdam

ms Zuiderdam has more and newest onboard facilities for all kind of age passengers. The services & amenities in this ship are 16 bars & lounges, casino, disco dancing venue, ten elevators, cellphone service, 24/7 internet with wireless access, laundry, library, indoor theatre, onboard weddings, duty free shops, green house spa, beauty salon, video arcade, culinary arts center, cooking classes, digital work shop, art gallery, atrium, photo gallery, shore side shopping, explorations café and explorations speakers series are available in this ship.

For fitness and sports amenities this ship features basketball, volley ball, tennis court, fitness center, three swimming pools, five hot tubs, steam room and aromatic room. For kids and teens Club Hal, Teens Laft is available in this ship. All the Staterooms are well equipped with Air-condition, Flat TV, DVD player, bath amenities, mirror, massage shower heads, pure cotton towels and luxurious beds. Adjoining the cabins and wheel chair accessible cabins are provided on special request. 24 hour room service also offered.