Launched

2020

Tonnage

61,849

Length

984 ft

crew

1,053

Capacity

2,668

Experience the pinnacle of luxury cruising aboard MS Rotterdam, where world-class amenities, exquisite dining, and unparalleled entertainment come together to create an unforgettable journey on the high seas.


MS Rotterdam joined the fleet in 2021 as the crowning glory of Holland America Lines‘ widely acclaimed Pinnacle class. Spanning 12 decks, the vessel embodies everything to be celebrated about this legendary cruise operator. It offers beautifully designed accommodations, with 68% featuring private balconies, mouth-watering cuisine served in various distinct dining venues, stunning public lounges, and idyllic spa facilities.

Among the new features and facilities, you’ll discover a lively entertainment hub called Music Walk, The World Stage—a two-story theatre with an LED screen and daily performances, a library with seating that looks out over the side of the ship, and Tamarind, a pan-Asian inspired restaurant complete with traditional Japanese dress and terracotta warrior statues.

MS Rotterdam is designed to provide the perfect onboard experience for everyone. It’s not just for couples seeking a romantic getaway or families desiring entertainment for all members. Solo travellers are equally well-catered to, with accommodations and activities specifically designed for solo guests.

To learn more about Holland America’s Rotterdam or to receive a quotation for an upcoming voyage, please contact our team on 0800 008 6677 or submit an online enquiry for your preferred itinerary via our website.

MS Rotterdam: Suite & Stateroom Accommodation

MS Rotterdam offers an expansive range of accommodation options, from Single Staterooms and classic Verandah Staterooms to breathtaking suites, including the best-in-class Neptune Suite. Regardless of the category chosen, you’ll enjoy the following amenities and benefits as standard:

  • Holland America’s signature Mariner’s Dream™ bed
  • Complimentary 24-hour in-room dining
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ample storage space and a personal safe
  • Ensuite bathroom facilities with Elemis Aromapure products
  • Flat-screen entertainment system

The suites feature a separate bedroom and master bathroom, a spacious dining and living area, guest toilet facilities, and floor-to-ceiling windows with access to a private sundeck. Suite guests also benefit from additional amenities, including a mini-bar, complimentary pressing and laundry, an in-suite espresso machine, and a welcome glass of champagne on embarkation day.

MS Rotterdam: Dining & Restaurants

Holland America Line is synonymous with providing guests with high-quality dining experiences. MS Rotterdam continues this tradition, offering new experiences guaranteed to delight any taste or palate. With ten dining venues, six of which are included in your cruise fare, there is something for everyone.

Complimentary Restaurants on MS Rotterdam:

The Dining Room

The Dining Room is an elegant space with incredible sea views. Breakfast is served daily, while lunch is available on sea days. In the evening, the dining room offers two seating times at fixed intervals. The cuisine combines a selection of international classics alongside regionally influenced dishes.

The Lido Buffet

The Lido Buffet is a casual dining venue offering various choices to suit every taste. With an extensive selection of freshly prepared dishes, guests can enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner in a relaxed setting. The buffet features international cuisine, including Asian, Italian, and American favourites, as well as a variety of salads, desserts, and beverages. The spacious seating area and panoramic sea views make it a perfect spot for a leisurely meal.

New York Deli & Pizza

New York Deli & Pizza offers a taste of the Big Apple at sea. This venue serves classic New York-style pizzas, deli sandwiches, and bagels with various toppings. Whether you’re craving a quick bite or a full meal, the casual atmosphere and delicious offerings make it an ideal choice. The Deli & Pizza is open throughout the day, providing guests a convenient and tasty option.

Dive-In

Dive-In is the go-to spot for gourmet burgers and hot dogs. Located near the pool, this casual eatery serves up freshly made burgers, hot dogs, and fries, along with a selection of delicious sauces and toppings. Dive-In is a favourite among guests looking to enjoy a casual dining experience with high-quality, freshly prepared food, perfect for a quick and satisfying meal.

Club Orange

Club Orange offers an exclusive dining experience for suite guests and Club Orange members. This elegant restaurant features a refined menu with regionally inspired dishes and elevated classics. Club Orange provides a luxurious dining experience with its sophisticated ambience and attentive service. The restaurant is open for breakfast and dinner, offering a quieter and more intimate setting than the main dining venues.

Grand Dutch Cafe

Grand Dutch Cafe brings a touch of the Netherlands to the high seas. This charming café serves a selection of traditional Dutch snacks, pastries, and beverages, including Dutch beer and genever. The menu features items such as bitterballen, poffertjes, and stroopwafels, making it a delightful spot for a light meal or a coffee break. The warm, inviting atmosphere and authentic Dutch flavours create a unique and enjoyable dining experience.

Speciality Restaurants on MS Rotterdam – available at an extra cost:

Tamarind

Tamarind is a sophisticated dining venue offering a pan-Asian-inspired menu. Guests can enjoy a fusion of flavours from across Asia, including sushi, sashimi, and dishes influenced by Thai, Chinese, and Japanese cuisines. The restaurant features a tranquil ambience with elegant decor and traditional Japanese dress, and terracotta warrior statues, enhancing the dining experience. Open for dinner, Tamarind provides an exquisite setting for a memorable culinary journey.

The Pinnacle Grill

The Pinnacle Grill is a premier dining venue renowned for its exceptional steak and seafood offerings. This intimate and elegant restaurant features an extensive menu, including perfectly grilled steaks, fresh seafood, and gourmet sides. The refined atmosphere, enhanced by fine china and crystal, makes it an ideal spot for a special occasion or a romantic dinner. The Pinnacle Grill is open for both lunch and dinner, providing a top-tier dining experience.

Rudi’s Sel de Mer

Rudi’s Sel de Mer offers a French-inspired seafood dining experience. This charming brasserie features a menu curated by Master Chef Rudi Sodamin, showcasing the finest seafood dishes, including fresh oysters, lobster, and bouillabaisse. The restaurant’s elegant yet relaxed atmosphere, meticulously crafted dishes, and attentive service ensure an unforgettable dining experience. Rudi’s Sel de Mer is open for dinner, offering an exquisite taste of the sea.

Canaletto

Canaletto is a family-style Italian restaurant that brings the flavours of Italy to the high seas. Guests can enjoy a variety of Italian classics, including freshly made pasta, risotto, and antipasti, served in a warm and inviting atmosphere. The restaurant’s communal dining concept encourages sharing and togetherness, making it a great choice for groups and families. Canaletto is open for dinner, providing a delightful Italian dining experience.

MS Rotterdam: Activities, Entertainment & Facilities

Despite being widely classified as a mid-size ship, MS Rotterdam offers many entertainment options and activities to suit all tastes. During the day, you can relax by the Lido Pool with its sliding retractable roof and comfortable sun lounges, or head to the Crow’s Nest, Holland America’s unique take on the classic Observation Lounge.

On the top deck, you’ll find courts for pickleball and other sports, while the fitness centre is perfect if you’re looking to work up a sweat and burn off some calories. Alternatively, for a more relaxing experience, the Greenhouse Spa & Salon offers a wealth of pampering treatments and healing touches set against a beautifully serene backdrop.

When night falls, MS Rotterdam comes alive with evening entertainment options designed to captivate and delight. The World Stage hosts spectacular performances featuring everything from Broadway-style shows to live music and multimedia extravaganzas. For a more intimate experience, B.B. King’s Blues Club offers soulful performances by world-class musicians, while the Rolling Stone Rock Room delivers high-energy rock and roll. The Casino is also a popular evening destination, providing exciting games and slot machines for those feeling lucky.

The ship’s lounges provide the perfect setting for a relaxing evening. The Crow’s Nest transforms into a lively bar with stunning panoramic views, ideal for enjoying a cocktail as the sun sets. Explorations Central offers a cosy atmosphere with comfortable seating, where guests can unwind with a book or engage in enriching activities. The Ocean Bar features live music and dancing, while the Mix Lounge is perfect for socialising over expertly crafted drinks. No matter your preference, MS Rotterdam’s evening venues ensure an unforgettable night on board.

To learn more or to speak to us about cruising on Holland America’s Rotterdam, please call 0800 008 6677 or make an online enquiry for your preferred sailing.

Additional Information

Neptune Suite

With floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking a private verandah, these spacious suites are flooded with light. They feature a large sitting area with a mini-bar and refrigerator, and two lower beds convertible to one king-size bed—our signature Mariner’s Dream™ bed with plush Euro-Top mattresses plus a separate dressing room. There’s also a sofa bed, suitable for two people. The bathroom comes with a full-size whirlpool bath and shower. Amenities include use of the exclusive Neptune Lounge, a private concierge and an array of complimentary services. The configuration of staterooms may vary from the images shown.

Vista Suite

With a teak-lined verandah, floor-to-ceiling windows and comfortable sitting area, these comfortable suites are filled with light. They include two lower beds convertible to one queen-size bed—our signature Mariner’s Dream™ bed with plush Euro-Top mattresses, plus a whirlpool bath and shower, mini-bar and refrigerator. The configuration of staterooms may vary from the images shown.

Inside

Two lower beds convertible to one queen-size bed—our signature Mariner’s Dream™ bed with plush Euro-Top mattresses, premium massage shower heads and a host of amenities are featured in these comfortable staterooms.

Oceani View

These expansive staterooms include include two lower beds convertible to one queen-size bed—our Signature Mariner’s Dream™ bed with plush Euro-Top mattresses, premium massage shower heads, a host of amenities and an ocean view.

Verandah

Filled with light from floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking a private verandah, these staterooms include a sitting area, two lower beds convertible to one queen-size bed—our signature Mariner’s Dream™ bed with plush Euro-Top mattresses, and shower with premium massage showerheads.

Vista Suite

With a verandah, floor-to-ceiling windows and comfortable sitting area, these comfortable suites are filled with light. They include two lower beds convertible to one queen-size bed—our signature Mariner’s Dream™ bed with plush Euro-Top mattresses, plus a shower, mini-bar and refrigerator.

Signature Sutie

These large, comfortable suites feature a spacious sitting area with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking a private verandah, two lower beds convertible to one king-size bed—our signature Mariner’s Dream™ bed with plush Euro-Top mattresses, and one murphy bed.

Sky

Sports

Lido

Navigation

Verandah

Upper Promenade

Promenade

Lower Promenade

Main

Dolphin