Holland America Line Cruise Ships by Size

View of some of Holland America ships by size

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It can be difficult to keep track of all of Holland America’s current ships, mainly because the cruise line dates all the way back to 1873.

At the time of publishing, Holland America had 11 vessels in its fleet, ranging in size from 61,000 to nearly 100,000 gross tons.

ShipClassYear LaunchedTonnagePassenger Count
ms VolendamRotterdam199961,2141,432
ms ZaandamRotterdam200061,3961,432
ms ZuiderdamVista200282,8201,970
ms OosterdamVista200382,8202,024
ms WesterdamVista200482,8621,968
ms NoordamVista200682,8971,972
ms EurodamSignature200886,2732,104
ms Nieuw AmsterdamSignature201086,2732,106
ms KoningsdamPinnacle201699,8632,650
ms Nieuw StatendamPinnacle201899,8632,666
ms RotterdamPinnacle202199,8632,668

In this article, we’ve organized all of the Holland America ships by size from smallest to largest and included statistics and highlights for each ship.

View of some of Holland America ships by size
View of some of Holland America’s ships

Holland America Ships By Size

1. ms Volendam

Exterior view of Holland America's Volendam
Exterior view of Holland America’s Volendam (Photo courtesy of Holland America Line)
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Gross Tonnage:61,214
Entered Service:1999
Year Refurbished:2019
Passenger Count:1,432 at double occupancy
Crew:647

Key Features: BBC Earth in Concert, Pinnacle Grill Steakhouse, Greenhouse Spa & Salon, Canaletto Italian restaurant, EXC Port to Table programming, and Explorations Café

2. ms Zaandam

Exterior view of Zaandam docked in Juneau, Alaska
Zaandam docked in Juneau, Alaska (Photo courtesy of Holland America)
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Gross Tonnage:61,396
Entered Service:2,000
Year Refurbished:2017
Passenger Count:1,432 at double occupancy
Crew:647

Key Features: BBC Earth in Concert, Pinnacle Grill Steakhouse, Greenhouse Spa & Salon, Canaletto Italian Restaurant, EXC Port to Table programming, and Explorations Café

3. ms Zuiderdam

Holland America's Zuiderdam in San Diego
Holland America’s Zuiderdam in San Diego (Photo courtesy of Holland America)
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Gross Tonnage:82,820
Entered Service:2002
Year Refurbished:2017
Passenger Count:1,970 at double occupancy
Crew:817

Key Features: Tamarind Asian restaurant, Greenhouse Spa & Salon, BBC Earth in Concert, Canaletto Italian restaurant, Lincoln Center Stage music venue, Pinnacle Grill steakhouse, Club HAL kids’ clubs, and Billboard Onboard piano lounge

4. ms Oosterdam

holland america oosterdam alaska glacier
Oosterdam in Alaska (Photo courtesy of Holland America)
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Gross Tonnage:82,820
Entered Service:2003
Year Refurbished:2018
Passenger Count:2,024 at double occupancy
Crew:817

Key Features: High Score! family game room, Dive-in poolside grill, Greenhouse Spa & Salon, Canaletto Italian Restaurant, BBC Earth in Concert, Pinnacle Grill Steakhouse, Billboard Onboard Piano Lounge, and Club HAL kids’ clubs

5. ms Westerdam

Exterior view of Holland America's Westerdam with the Alaska's glacier as the background
Exterior view of Holland America’s Westerdam with Alaska’s glacier as the background (Photo courtesy of Holland America)
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Gross Tonnage:82,862
Entered Service:2004
Year Refurbished:2017
Passenger Count:1,968 at double occupancy
Crew:817

Key Features: Canaletto Italian Restaurant, B.B. King’s Blues Club, EXC Port to Table programming, BBC Earth in Concert, Tamarind Asian restaurant, Club HAL kids’ clubs, Lincoln Center Stage Music Venue, and Pinnacle Grill Steakhouse

6. ms Noordam

Aerial view of Holland America's Noordam
Aerial view of Holland America’s Noordam (Photo courtesy of Holland America)
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Gross Tonnage:82,897
Entered Service:2006
Year Refurbished:2019
Passenger Count:1,972 at double occupancy
Crew:820

Key Features: Explorations Café, Greenhouse Spa & Salon, Pinnacle Grill steakhouse, Lincoln Center Stage music venue, BBC Earth in Concert, Canaletto Italian restaurant, Club HAL kids’ clubs, and Billboard Onboard piano lounge

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7. ms Eurodam

Exterior view of Holland America's Eurodam in San Juan
Exterior view of Holland America’s Eurodam in San Juan, Puerto Rico (Photo courtesy of Holland America)
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Gross Tonnage:86,273
Entered Service:2008
Year Refurbished:2018
Passenger Count:2,104 at double occupancy
Crew:929

Key Features: B.B. King’s Blues Club, Pinnacle Grill Steakhouse, EXC Port to Table programming, Greenhouse Spa & Salon, Nami Sushi, Club HAL kids’ clubs, Billboard Onboard piano lounge, Rudi’s Sel De Mer, and Tamarind Asian restaurant

8. ms Nieuw Amsterdam

 Amsterdam docked in Vancouver, Canada
Nieuw Amsterdam docked in Vancouver, Canada (Photo courtesy of Holland America)
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Gross Tonnage:86,273
Entered Service:2010
Year Refurbished:2017
Passenger Count:2,106 at double occupancy
Crew:929

Key Features: EXC Port to Table programming, Nami Sushi, BBC Earth in Concert, Club HAL kids’ clubs, New York Pizza, Greenhouse Spa & Salon, Canaletto Italian restaurant, B.B. King’s Blues Club, Pinnacle Grill steakhouse, and Billboard Onboard piano lounge

9. ms Koningsdam

Holland America's Koningsdam in San Diego, California
Holland America’s Koningsdam in San Diego, California (Photo courtesy of Holland America)
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Gross Tonnage:99,863
Entered Service:2016
Year Refurbished:2018
Passenger Count:2,650 at double occupancy
Crew:1,036

Key Features: Rolling Stone Rock Room, Rudi’s Sel De Mer, BBC Earth in Concert, New York Pizza, Nami Sushi, Club HAL Kids’ Clubs, Canaletto Italian restaurant, Greenhouse Spa & Salon, Pinnacle Grill restaurant, and Lincoln Center Stage music venue

10. ms Nieuw Statendam

Aerial view of Holland America's Nieuw Statendam
Aerial view of Holland America’s Nieuw Statendam (Photo courtesy of Holland America Line)
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Gross Tonnage:99,863
Entered Service:2018
Year Refurbished:N/A
Passenger Count:2,666 at double occupancy
Crew:1,025

Key Features: Rudi’s Sel De Mer, Club HAL Kids’ Clubs, Nami Sushi, Rolling Stone Rock Room, Pinnacle Grill steakhouse, BBC Earth in Concert, Canaletto Italian restaurant, Greenhouse Spa & Salon, and B.B. King’s Blues Club

11. ms Rotterdam

Holland America's Rotterdam in Half moon cay
Holland America’s Rotterdam in the coast of Half moon cay
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Gross Tonnage:99,863
Entered Service:2021
Year Refurbished:N/A
Passenger Count:2,668 at double occupancy
Crew:1,025

Key Features: Rudi’s Sel De Mer, Greenhouse Spa & Salon, Tamarind Asian Restaurant, BBC Earth in Concert, Rolling Stone Rock Room, Nami Sushi, Club HAL Kids’ Clubs, B.B. King’s Blues Club, and Pinnacle Grill Steakhouse

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