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You can expect between 2024 to 2429 passengers on a typical sailing. This means that at the higher number (usually peak and holiday sailings) Oosterdam has a space ratio of 33.9 . (A space ratio less than 33 means that you may find the ship crowded in areas. A space ratio greater than 39 means that there should be plenty of space for each passenger.) When this ship isn't sailing at capacity the space ratio can be as good as 40.7.
The Oosterdam has 817 crew members on board. There are 3 passengers for every crew member on board. There are no self serve laundromats on this cruise ship.
The ship last major refurbishment was in Mar 2018 .
There are 11 decks on this ship. The highest deck number is 11. The number of decks with passenger cabins is 7.
The following ships share the same class as this ship. This means the basic design and layout of the ship is the same. For the most part the cabins will be identical among these ships, but may be decorated differently.
2002 - Zuiderdam
2003 - Oosterdam
2004 - Westerdam
2006 - Noordam
There are 28 special needs cabins on this ship. These cabins have been modified for accessibility purposes.
OOSTERDAM is the second ship in the Vista Class of 5 ships. Officially christened in 2003 by Her Dutch Royal Highness, Princess Margriet of the Netherlands, the ms Oosterdam is the second in our series of Vista-class ships. As such she embraces the latest industry and environmental technologies such as her use of a diesel-electric power plant for optimal energy efficiency and an Azipod propulsion system that maximizes maneuverability.
During April 2016 drydock 18 balcony cabins and 9 inside cabins were added to the Observation Deck.
External Website - www.hollandamerica.com
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The Main StageThe ship's theatre with 2 shows nightly timed for early and late dining. It features dancers, illusionists, vocalists and comedians.
The Screening RoomThe ship's cinema airing recently released to DVD movies along with free popcorn.
HudsonAmongst other activities, is used as the ship's card room.
Merabella Luxury ShopAn exclusive jewelery boutique.
Shopping ArcadeProvides guests with the opportunity to purchase a number of items ranging from fragrances, souvenirs and clothing to duty free spirits.
Ocean BarFeatures a small stage and dance floor. It provides a good venue for pre-dinner drinks and dancing and is home to Neptunes, the ship's dance band playing music from great American songbooks.
Photo GalleryWhere all the photos taken by the ship's on board photographer can be viewed and purchased along with cameras and photographic equipment.
Vista Dining RoomThe ship's Main Dining Room located over 2 tiers on decks 2 and 3. Open for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner, the restaurant offers a choice of either traditional pre-set seating and dining times or the ships "As You Wish" freedom dining.
Exterior PromenadeOutside promenade deck that circles around the ship
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= 2 lower beds, 1 sofa
= 2 lower beds, 1 sofa, 1 upper
= 2 lower beds, convert to queen
= Connecting staterooms
= Double (no sofa bed)
= Fully obstructed view
= Partial sea view
= Shower only
= Solid steel verandah rails
= Tub and shower
= Wheelchair accessible with sho