Nieuw Statendam carries forward the nautical heritage, signature service and classic style for which Holland America Line is known, while raising the bar for 21st-century elegance. Sister ship to Koningsdam, she’s the second of the Pinnacle-class ships. Guests onboard Nieuw Statendam will love her interiors, featuring all the hallmarks of Pinnacle-class design: grand light-filled spaces, visual drama and sumptuous interiors inspired by the fluid curves of musical instruments. A beautifully appointed mid-sized ship with elegant lines, she proudly reflects more than 140 years of Dutch seafaring tradition.
The main Dining Room spans two floors and is framed by views of the sea. Its bright interior and modern design sets the stage for the exceptional culinary experience to come. Menus will reflect the latest signature dishes from the influential chefs who comprise Holland America's Culinary Council, along with classic favorites and regionally inspired cuisine.
The Pinnacle Grill represents the pinnacle of exceptional dining on board. Open for lunch or dinner, guests will enjoy dishes inspired by America's Pacific Northwest, including delicious seafood and choice, sustainably raised beef from Washington state's Double R Ranch. Meals can be beautifully complemented by boutique wines from the Pacific Northwest and other great global vintages.
From perennially popular slot machines and blackjack tables to the latest in sophisticated gaming, the casino is well-equipped and staffed with professionals eager to help guests learn new skills.
The iconic Queen's Lounge has been completely re-imagined along the lines of a strikingly elegant theater. Spanning two floors, the Queen's Lounge will host the popular B.B. King's Blues Club, showcasing the sounds of Memphis performed by an eight-piece band and boasting the largest dance floor on the ship. By day, the beautiful room hosts presentations, speakers, and other activities, and can also accommodate special entertainment events. Come late night, the space transforms into a high-energy dance club fueled by state-of-the-art sound and special LED lighting effects.
The Culinary Arts Center, presented by Food & Wine® magazine, is a groundbreaking concept blending guests' love for food and entertaining into a unique, interactive experience that lets you discover your inner sous chef or learn how to choose the perfect wine. At the heart of the Culinary Arts Center in an innovative show kitchen featuring hands-on cooking classes and cooking demonstrations.
The spacious, professionally-staffed Fitness Center is equipped with the latest cardio and weight machines and features fitness classes in yoga, Pilates, and more. Two refreshing outdoor pools also await, along with a jogging track and sports court on deck.
Holland America ships provide a wide variety of exciting youth and teen friendly activities and facilities for guests ages 3 to 17. With supervised fun for younger guests, the entire family can have the cruise vacation of their dreams.
You can feel at ease knowing that your child's onboard experience is safe and well-managed. Holland America Line is committed to creating an environment for all children on board that is safe, nurturing and empowering.
All Club HAL® activities are supervised by permanent, full-time staff, and are designed to be kid friendly and age appropriate. Youth Staff hold degrees in education, childhood development, recreation, leisure studies, or related fields.