About the Ryndam
The ms Ryndam offers an onboard experience defined by spacious comfort, and the latest Signature of Excellence features and amenities. Upgrades begin with new fixtures and soft goods in staterooms and bathrooms. Staterooms offer a generous amount of personal space, and many feature commanding ocean views with private verandahs.
Ryndam Facts and Statistics
- Cruise Line Holland America Line
- Year Built 1994
- Year Refurbished 2004
- Ship's Class/Group Premium
- Tonnage 55,819
- Passengers (Max Occupancy) 1260 Passengers
- Number of Crew 580
- Officer's Nationality Dutch / British
- Hotel Staff Nationality International
- Crew/Hotel Staff Nationality International
- Country of Registry Netherlands
At 720-feet, the ms Ryndam is designed to carry fewer guests while providing more space for maximum comfort. Many staterooms feature commanding ocean views and have private verandahs.
With a Dutch worldwide exploration theme, the decor of the ms Ryndam features art and artifacts from the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries. A muzzle-loading canon from the 17th Century, found on the floor of the North Sea is one of the more unusual pieces. At the heart of the ms Ryndam a three-story atrium features a monumental fountain created by sculptor Gilbert Lebigre in Pietrasanta, Italy. Guests aboard this spacious ship encounter elegance at every turn - from a string quartet serenade in the splendid Rotterdam Dining Room to the two-deck Vermeer Show Lounge.
Break away from the norm and seize the precious moments that you'll acquire aboard Holland America's Ryndam. Feel free to indulge in whichever activity will make your heart content - may that contentment be provided though snuggling up with the book of your choice found in the Library or enjoying a relaxing day receiving a massage or in the steam rooms.
- Card Room
- Puzzle Corner
- Delft Library
- Ocean Spa fitness center
- Beauty salon/barber shop
- Massage, sauna and steam rooms and juice bar
- Swimming pools
Before you board Holland America's Ryndam, you must try to prepare your taste buds and appetites for the most scrumptious meals known to man. Come join Holland America's highly skilled chefs as they proceed to prepare their meals of sheer delight. You're guaranteed to become overwhelmed by what you're about to encounter.
- Rotterdam Dining Room seats 657
- King's Room and the Queen's Room -- Two private dining areas, each seat 44
- 37-seat Java Cafe
- 403-seat Lido Restaurant
Close your eyes and open your mind to all of the thrill seeking entertainment alternatives that you'll have the opportunity to venture. No matter how you plan on spending your night, the Ryndam remains well equipped to accommodate each and every one of your desires. If you're looking for the relaxed scenery of a lounge, you'll find plenty. If you're in the mood for the mingling bar atmosphere, you'll feel completely comfortable in the onboard bars.
- 600-seat Vermeer Show Lounge
- 249-seat Wajang Theater
- Half Moon and Hudson Room seating a total of 150
- Ocean Bar
- Piano Bar
- Explorers Lounge
- Crow's Nest, a combined observation lounge and nightclub on Sports Deck overlooking the bow