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ms Volendam

ms Volendam

About ms Volendam

Offering an ideal cruise experience, the spectacular Volendam is large enough to accommodate fabulous amenities, yet maintain a sophisticated personalized ambiance that Holland America is known for. Understated elegance is featured throughout, with spacious areas, plush accommodations and many staterooms boasting private verandahs. With a wide variety of culinary choices, ranging from casual to fine dining, there is something to please everyone. With a theme of flowers, lovely floral motifs are featured throughout the ship. Greeting guests in the stunning three-story Atrium is an elegant sculpture of a kaleidoscope. Volendam is a spectacular ship.

"Signature of Excellence" features include an all-suite concierge deck with a private Neptune Lounge for the exclusive use of Deluxe Verandah Suite and Penthouse Verandah Suite guests and The Culinary Arts Center, featuring cooking presentations, classes and wine tastings.

Highlights include 4 restaurants, 2 outdoor pools, including one with a retractable glass room, a movie theater, complimentary classes at the Digital Workshop, rejuvenating treatments at the Greenhouse Spa and a state-of-the-art Fitness Center. Shop for duty-free items at the Signature Shops and luxury jewelry at Merabella. Active cruisers will head to the basketball and practice tennis courts. Have a coffee and read your morning paper at the Explorations Café. Fabulous lounges include the Silk Den, Explorer's and Crow's Nest. Indulge in the legendary "Chocolate Extravaganza," for a mouth-watering experience. Kids will love the fun activities at Club HAL and teens will head to an area designed for them, The Loft and The Oasis.

Foodies will not want to miss the Culinary Arts Center, presented by Food & Wine magazine, with a state-of-the-art demonstration kitchen, featuring cooking presentations and classes. They will also want to head to the Wine Tasting Bar and Gourmet Shops.

Offering a wide array of scrumptious dining choices, Volendam is sure to please the most discerning culinary cruiser. At the two-level Rotterdam Dining Room, savor delicious five-course dinners, Greenhouse Spa Cuisine selections, plus fabulous vegetarian and vegan choices. Dine in elegance and refinement at the Pinnacle Grill, offering delicious cuisine and luxurious appointments. Family-style Canaletto serves delicious regional Italian cuisine, while casual fare is offered at the Lido Restaurant and Terrace Grill. Complimentary room service is available 24/7.

Boasting selections from large interior and ocean-view staterooms to verandah suites and penthouses, you will love your spacious "home at sea," all elegantly appointed and with pillow-top mattresses. Select from a wide variety of elegantly appointed accommodations, all with a relaxed and comfortable ambiance.

Exciting entertainment includes performance at the stunning Showroom, sing-along at the fun Piano Bar and try your luck at the fully-equipped Casino. Everything awaits on the spectacular Volendam.

Volendam cruises to worldwide destinations, including U.S. & Canada Pacific, Alaska — Inside Passage, Japan & Far East, Alaska — Tours & Cruises, South Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Asia/Africa/M.E. and South Pacific Island.

Holland America Line

Volendam

Sanitation Rating 95/2009
Star Rating 3.6
Attire Casual
Crew Size 615
Crew Nationality International
Regular Capacity 1432
Total Capacity 2047
Registry The Netherlands
Year Built 1999
Year Refurbished 2009
Beam 105.8
Draft 25
Length 781 ft
Tonnage 61,214
Speed 23 knots
Tipping (p/p per day) Up to $13.50
Beauty Salon Yes
Spa Yes
Casino Yes
110 Electricity Yes
Pools (Outside) 2
Pools (Inside) 1
Jacuzzi 2
Laundry Yes
Suites 197
Cabins inside 134
Cabins outside 385
Wheelchair Cabins 22
Elevators 12
Ship Type Premium
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Vista Suites (Verandah Suites)

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, 1 sofa bed, whirlpool bath & shower, sitting area, private verandah, mini-bar, refrigerator, floor-to-ceiling windows.

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Vista Suites (Verandah Suites)

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, 1 sofa bed, whirlpool bath & shower, sitting area, private verandah, mini-bar, refrigerator, floor-to-ceiling windows.

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Vista Suites (Verandah Suites)

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, 1 sofa bed, whirlpool bath & shower, sitting area, private verandah, mini-bar, refrigerator, floor-to-ceiling windows.

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Vista Suites (Verandah Suites)

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, 1 sofa bed, whirlpool bath & shower, sitting area, private verandah, mini-bar, refrigerator, floor-to-ceiling windows.

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Vista Suites (Verandah Suites)

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, 1 sofa bed, whirlpool bath & shower, sitting area, private verandah, mini-bar, refrigerator, floor-to-ceiling windows.

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Large Ocean-view Staterooms

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub & shower.

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Lanai Ocean-View

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, shower. Sliding glass doors lead onto the walk-around Lower Promenade Deck.

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Large Ocean-view Staterooms

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub & shower.

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Large Ocean-view Staterooms

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, shower.

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Large Ocean-view Staterooms

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub & shower.

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Large Ocean-view Staterooms

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub & shower.

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Large Ocean-view Staterooms

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub & shower.

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Large Ocean-view Staterooms

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub & shower.

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Large Ocean-view Staterooms

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub & shower.

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Large Ocean-view Staterooms (Porthole)

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queensize bed, shower. All G-category staterooms have portholes.

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Large Ocean-view Staterooms (Partial View)

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, shower. All H-category staterooms have partial sea views.

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Large Ocean-view Staterooms (Obstructed View)

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub & shower. All HH-category staterooms have fully obstructed views.

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Large Interior Staterooms

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, shower.

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Large Interior Staterooms

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, shower

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Large Interior Staterooms

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, shower

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Large Interior Staterooms

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, shower.

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Large Interior Staterooms

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, shower.

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Large Interior Staterooms

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, shower.

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Large Interior Staterooms

2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, shower.

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Pinnacle Suite (Penthouse Verandah Suite)

Bedroom with 1 king-size bed, oversize whirlpool bath & shower, living room, dining room, dressing room, private verandah, pantry, 1 sofa bed for 2 persons, mini-bar, refrigerator, guest toilet, floor-to-ceiling windows.

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Neptune Suites (Deluxe Verandah Suites)

2 lower beds convertible to 1 king-size bed, whirlpool bath & shower, large sitting area, dressing room, private verandah, 1 sofa bed for 2 persons, mini-bar, refrigerator, floor-to-ceiling windows.

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Neptune Suites (Deluxe Verandah Suites)

2 lower beds convertible to 1 king-size bed, whirlpool bath & shower, large sitting area, dressing room, private verandah, 1 sofa bed for 2 persons, mini-bar, refrigerator, floor-to-ceiling windows.

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Canaletto Restaurant

Deck: 8 - Lido

In Italy, there’s nothing more important than coming together to celebrate the joy of great food. This is the inspiration for our onboard Italian restaurant, Canaletto. Enjoy amazing Italian classics like braised chicken cacciatore al forno, branzino ai ferri or garlic shrimp ravioli. And for dessert: tiramisù, cannoli alla Siciliana, gelato, and more. Buon appetito! Including pasta made fresh daily. Buon Appetito!

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Dining Room

Decks: 4 - Promenade 5 - Upper Promenade

For an elegant breakfast, leisurely lunch or unforgettable multi-course dinner, The Dining Room is your destination. Behind the scenes, our Culinary Council,® an elite team of seven world-renowned chefs, and our talented onboard executive chefs have worked to bring each dish to perfection. For dinner, choose from classics such as Boneless Lamb Loin en Croute, Rosemary Roasted Chicken, as well as regionally inspired cuisine and artfully prepared vegetarian dishes. Enrich your journey with an extensive selection of wines, carefully selected by our Wine Curator, world-renowned wine critic James Suckling.

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Dive-In

Deck: 8 - Lido

Dive-In offers a variety of casual culinary classics, using the highest quality ingredients. Enjoy a burger, grilled to perfection and served on a toasted brioche with our own trade-marked secret sauce. Savor a succulent Nathan’s Famous gourmet hot dog with golden French fries. Or choose a grilled chicken breast sandwich or juicy portabella mushroom stack. Dive-In is the perfect spot to dine poolside on the best burgers at sea.

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Pinnacle Grill

Deck: 4 - Promenade

Reserve a table in the intimate Pinnacle Grill for lunch or dinner and celebrate the day’s adventures with cuisine inspired by the bounty of America’s Pacific Northwest. In this elegantly appointed room, service is warm and engaging, and a meal is an event. The menu focuses on premium ingredients expertly prepared—from wild-caught king salmon from Alaska to sustainably raised beef from Washington State’s Double R Ranch. And, every evening in this venue offers a chance for you to experience the signature recipes of Culinary Council Chef David Burke. your perfectly prepared meals are boutique wines from the Pacific Northwest and other celebrated vineyards from around the world.

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Medical Center

Deck: 1 - Dolphin

Medical Center.

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The Main Stage

Decks: 4 - Promenade 5 - Upper Promenade

Showcasing comedy, song, dance and more, the Mainstage presents myriad performances and presentations to entertain and inform throughout your voyage, including Holland America Line exclusives such as the BBC Earth Experiences live show Planet Earth II in Concert.

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Wajang Theatre America's Test Kitchen

Deck: 4 - Promenade

Wajang Theatre America's Test Kitchen

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Casino

Deck: 5 - Upper Promenade

Your Holland America Line ship’s Casino offers a wide array of gaming options. Whether you prefer slot machines or want to try your hand at blackjack or poker, our dealers and staff are available to provide instruction — and we offer many engaging tournament options. The Casino is only open at sea.

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Explorations Café

Deck: 5 - Upper Promenade

At Explorations Café, presented by The New York Times, relax in a comfortable, coffee house environment where you can browse through one of the most extensive libraries at sea, view a wide array of audio and video programming, or simply read the morning paper. Guests can also enjoy fresh pastries and their favorite espresso drink.

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Future Cruises

Deck: 5 - Upper Promenade

Future Cruises.

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Lido Pool

Deck: 8 - Lido

Lido Pool

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Sea View Pool and Bar

Deck: 8 - Lido

Sea View Pool and Bar.

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Sliding Dome Cover

Deck: 9 - Sports

Sliding Dome Cover.

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Lido Market

Deck: 8 - Lido

Explore a world of intriguing culinary possibilities in the Lido Market. Steps from the Lido pool, this modern marketplace includes a curated selection of delicious options that you can grab on the go or have made to order: Breadboard, with freshly baked breads and pastries; Wild Harvest, offering a bountiful selection of hearty salads; Homestead, serving up comfort classics; Distant Lands, featuring global cuisine; Sweet Spot, for ice cream creations and desserts; Roasting Pan, hand-carved meats, fish and other hearty entrees; Perk, freshly brewed beverages and chilled juices; Quench, premium coffee, beer, wine, and soda available for purchase; Rise, savory quiches, croissants and sandwiches, and more.

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Merabella Luxury Collection

Deck: 5 - Upper Promenade

Merabella Luxury Collection

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The Shops

Deck: 5 - Upper Promenade

Enjoy a wide variety of duty-free shopping in such signature shops as The Vault, Diamonds and Gemstones by Mirabella, which offers the best diamonds at sea, brought to you by Sophia Fiori.

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EXC

Deck: 4 - Promenade

EXC.

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The Loft

Deck: 9 - Sports

Designed exclusively for teens (13 - 17) to have fun, socialize and hang out with people their own age.

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Fitness Center

Deck: 8 - Lido

Stop by the professionally staffed Fitness Center equipped with the latest cardio and weight machines. Try one of our classes on indoor cycling, Pilates and more or work out at your own pace. You can also head out for fresh air and exercise on deck, where you'll find basketball and volleyball courts, and two refreshing pools (available on select ships). Some classes may have a nominal fee.

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The Greenhouse SPA & Salon

Deck: 8 - Lido

During a leisurely day at sea, few places help you refresh, relax and rejuvenate like the Greenhouse Spa & Salon®. This heavenly retreat nurtures every aspect of your well-being with renowned spa rituals and healing touches. In the spa, pamper your skin with facial treatments featuring premium, naturally sourced ingredients. Nurture your body, too, with massage treatments employing time-honored, hands-on massage techniques gleaned from around the world.

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Art Gallery

Decks: 4 - Promenade 5 - Upper Promenade

Art Gallery

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Photo Gallery

Deck: 4 - Promenade

Photo Gallery

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Club HAL

Deck: 9 - Sports

Holland America Line's youth activities program, Club HAL, offers an array of entertaining events for kids and teens ages 3-17, supervised by a full-time, professionally trained staff. They'll have an opportunity to join other kids their age for arts and crafts, sports, video game competitions, scavenger hunts, challenging team games and themed parties. Club HAL is offered on board all ships except for ms Maasdam.

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Digital Workshop

Deck: 5 - Upper Promenade

Guests on Holland America Line cruises can learn how to display and share their vacation memories in free Digital Workshop powered by Windows® classes. Available on all ships, these classes are led by trained Digital Workshop Hosts.

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Guest Service

Deck: 4 - Promenade

Guest Service.

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Lido Bar

Deck: 8 - Lido

Pool Bar.

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MIX

Deck: 5 - Upper Promenade

MIX

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Ocean Bar

Deck: 5 - Upper Promenade

Enjoy live music in this popular bar perfect for pre-dinner cocktails.

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Crow's Nest

Deck: 9 - Sports

Holland America Line offers you a wide selection of lounges onboard. The panoramic view takes center stage in The Crow's Nest at the top of the ship, where you can relax just about any time of day and enjoy your favorite drink.

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Explorer's Lounge

Deck: 5 - Upper Promenade

The Explorer’s Lounge is an elegant and refined space to enjoy a glass of wine, a cocktail, or your favorite liqueur.

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Hudson Room

Deck: 5 - Upper Promenade

Hudson Room.

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Kings Room

Deck: 5 - Upper Promenade

Guests on Holland America Line cruises can learn how to display and share their vacation memories in free Digital Workshop powered by Windows® classes. Available on all ships, these complimentary classes are led by trained Digital Workshop Hosts.

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Neptune Lounge

Deck: 7 - Navigation

Guests of the Penthouse and Deluxe Verandah Suites are presented with an extra measure of luxury in the exclusive Neptune Lounge, where a stylish atmosphere sets the perfect tone for daily breakfast buffets and evening receptions with cocktails and hors d'oeuvres.

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Sports Court

Deck: 9 - Sports

Sports Court.

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Atrium

Decks: 3 - Lower Promenade 4 - Promenade 5 - Upper Promenade

Stroll through the Atrium on your way to dinner, dancing, or drinks.

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