Holland America

Zaandam

The elegant and intimate Zaandam carries less than1,500 guests while offering space and comfort. Choose from complimentary and specialty dining and enjoy cooking demonstrations and a destination focused program to enhance your voyage. The the décor sets the scene for the entertainment program packed with live music with signed musical instruments from Queen, Iggy Pop, Eric Clapton and the Rolling Stones as well as a Baroque-style pipe organ. Relax poolside, rejuvenate in the spa, recharge in the gym, or do nothing at all.
SHIP TYPE
Large Cruise Ship
PASSENGERS
1,432
CREW
604
LAUNCHED
2000
REFURBISHED
2017

Zaandam Cruises View all Choose from 102 holidays cruising on board the Zaandam

19 Days San Diego to Vancouver

Operator: Holland America

From 3,382
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12 Days San Diego to San Diego

Operator: Holland America

From 1,439
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94 Days San Diego to San Diego

Operator: Holland America

From 28,888
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29 Days San Diego to San Diego

Operator: Holland America

From 3,762
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Zaandam Reviews (3) 16 reviews of Zaandam from past clients of Global Journeys

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Everything and More     0 , SA, Australia, Jun 2024
This was my first cruise and so pleased we were on a smaller ship and not a floating hotel. I managed the very slight roll well. The Zaandam was an older ship but more than made up for it with service, variety of shore excursions and itinerary. It still had everything you need for a relaxing and entertaining holiday. It was more than I imagined with ...read more glaciers 'calving', bus / train trip to the Yukon and a pub crawl in an old gold mining town. Food was good, and plentiful. I have a special diet and whether it was in the dining room, Lido Deck buffet or specialty dining, I always had a choice. I can certainly recommend Holland America.
Yukon + Denali Cruise Tour   0 , NSW, Australia, Jun 2024
The highlight for us was the land tour, especially Denali and Dawson City. The accommodation and transport was good and the excursions were great. We enjoyed going on the cruise for 4 days after the land portion. Holland America was an excellent cruise - the food, accommodation and staff were great.
Excellent Ports of call - Eastern Canada and New England   2 , WA, Australia, Aug 2023
Holland America were really good to travel with, we chose a smaller ship and enjoyed every minute. The passengers were friendly and the crew were excellent, the cabin neat and clean. We visited Boston, Portland, St John, Halifax, Cornerbrook, Prince Edward Island, Sagqueny, Qubec and Montreal, all great ports of call. Would highly recommend this tr ...read moreip.

Life on Board Zaandam What can you expect when cruising on board Zaandam

Zaandam
Zaandam

The elegant and intimate Zaandam carries less than 1500 guests while offering space and comfort as you explore the world. Read more

Delicious Onboard Dining
Delicious Onboard Dining

Relish the complimentary and specialty dining options that showcase a range of global cuisines with culinary expertise. Read more

Explorations Central
Explorations Central

Take part in the destination focussed program offered by Exploraitons Central to elevate your experience in each port. Read more

From Classic to Contemporary
From Classic to Contemporary

From familiar or unknown gems, you will enjoy the program of classic to contemporary music and meet the artist opportunities. Read more

Shore Excursions for All
Shore Excursions for All

However you are seeking to explore the destinations you are visiting, there are a vast array of excursions to choose from. Read more

Refresh, Relax, Rejuvenate
Refresh, Relax, Rejuvenate

Take the time to indulge in spa and salon treatments while you holiday so you return home refreshed, relaxed and rejuvenated. Read more

Deck Plans

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Inside
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Inside
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Inside
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Inside
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Oceanview
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Oceanview
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Oceanview
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Oceanview
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Oceanview
Deck 1 - Dolphin Deck
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Inside
K
Inside
L
Inside
M
Inside
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Oceanview
DA
Oceanview
DD
Oceanview
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Oceanview
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Oceanview
Deck 2 - Main Deck
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Inside
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Inside
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Oceanview (Obstructed View)
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Oceanview (Partial Sea View)
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Oceanview
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Oceanview
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Oceanview
Deck 3 - Lower Promenade Deck
Deck 4 - Promenade Deck
Deck 5 - Upper Promenade Deck
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Inside
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Inside
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Oceanview
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Suite (Vista)
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Suite (Vista)
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Suite (Vista)
Deck 6 - Verandah Deck
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Inside
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Oceanview (Partial Sea View)
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Suite (Vista)
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Suite (Vista)
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Suite (Vista)
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Suite (Vista)
BC
Suite (Vista)
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Suite (Neptune)
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Suite (Neptune)
PS
Suite (Pinnacle)
Deck 7 - Navigation Deck
Deck 8 - Lido Deck
Deck 9 - Sports Deck

Cabins

Inside

Inside

Two lower beds convertible to one queen-size bed—our signature Mariner's Dream™ bed with plush Euro-Top mattresses, premium massage shower heads and a host of amenities are featured in these comfortable staterooms. Approximately 182-293 sq. ft.

Oceanview

Oceanview (Obstructed View)

These large staterooms include two lower beds convertible to one queen-size bed—our Signature Mariner's Dream™ bed with plush Euro-Top mattresses, premium massage shower heads and a host of amenities. The view is fully obstructed. Approximately 140-319 sq. ft.

Oceanview

Oceanview (Partial Sea View)

These staterooms feature a partial sea view and include two lower beds convertible to one queen-size bed—our signature Mariner's Dream™ bed with plush Euro-Top mattresses, plus premium massage shower heads and a variety of amenities. Approximately 140-319 sq. ft.

Oceanview

Oceanview

These expansive staterooms include include two lower beds convertible to one queen-size bed—our Signature Mariner's Dream™ bed with plush Euro-Top mattresses, premium massage shower heads, a host of amenities and an ocean view. Approximately 140-319 sq. ft.

Balcony

Suite (Vista)

With a teak-lined verandah, floor-to-ceiling windows and comfortable sitting area, these comfortable suites are filled with light. They include two lower beds convertible to one queen-size bed—our signature Mariner's Dream™ bed with plush Euro-Top mattresses, plus a whirlpool bath and shower, mini-bar and refrigerator. Approximately 297-379 sq. ft. including verandah.

Suite

Suite (Neptune)

With floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking a private verandah, these spacious suites are flooded with light. They feature a large sitting area with a mini-bar and refrigerator, and two lower beds convertible to one king-size bed—our signature Mariner's Dream™ bed with plush Euro-Top mattresses plus a separate dressing room. There's also a sofa bed, suitable for two people. The bathroom comes with a full-size whirlpool bath and shower. Amenities include use of the exclusive Neptune Lounge, a private concierge and an array of complimentary services. Approximately 558-566 sq. ft. including verandah.

Suite

Suite (Pinnacle)

Generously proportioned and filled with light, these elegant suites include a living room, dining room, pantry with microwave, refrigerator and mini-bar, and floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking a private verandah. The bedroom features a king-size bed—our Signature Mariner's Dream™ bed with plush Euro-Top mattresses, plus a separate dressing room and the bath includes an oversize whirlpool bath and shower. There's also a sofa bed, suitable for two people, and a guest toilet. Amenities include a private stereo system, use of the exclusive Neptune Lounge, private concierge and an array of complimentary services. Approximately 1,296 sq. ft. including verandah.

Zaandam Cruise Schedule All 102 cruise sailings by departure date on board Zaandam

Starts Days Name Itinerary From
Wednesday
25 Sep 2024
57 Tales Of The South Pacific Vancouver to San Diego 9,579
Wednesday
25 Sep 2024
6 Pacific Coastal Cruise Vancouver to San Diego 619
Monday
30 Sep 2024
52 Tales Of The South Pacific San Diego to San Diego 8,719
Wednesday
20 Nov 2024
18 Circle Hawaii San Diego to San Diego 2,484
Wednesday
20 Nov 2024
29 Circle Hawaii & Mexican Riviera & Sea Of Cortez San Diego to San Diego 3,789
Saturday
07 Dec 2024
28 Mexican Riviera, Sea Of Cortez & Circle Hawaii San Diego to San Diego 3,904
Saturday
07 Dec 2024
12 Mexican Riviera & Sea Of Cortez San Diego to San Diego 1,449
Wednesday
18 Dec 2024
17 Circle Hawaii Holiday San Diego to San Diego 2,609
Wednesday
18 Dec 2024
32 Circle Hawaii & Panama Canal Holiday San Diego to Fort Lauderdale 5,584
Friday
03 Jan 2025
16 Panama Canal San Diego to Fort Lauderdale 3,274
Saturday
18 Jan 2025
8 Eastern Caribbean Fort Lauderdale to Fort Lauderdale 1,324
Saturday
08 Feb 2025
28 Amazon Explorer Miami to Miami 8,024
Friday
07 Mar 2025
16 Panama Canal Miami to San Diego 3,274
Saturday
22 Mar 2025
12 Mexican Riviera & Sea Of Cortez San Diego to San Diego 1,939
Wednesday
02 Apr 2025
11 Mexican Riviera & Sea Of Cortez San Diego to San Diego 1,829
Saturday
12 Apr 2025
8 Baja Peninsula & Sea Of Cortez San Diego to San Diego 1,249
Saturday
12 Apr 2025
15 Baja Peninsula & Classic California Coast San Diego to San Diego 2,419
Saturday
19 Apr 2025
8 Classic California Coast San Diego to San Diego 1,459
Saturday
19 Apr 2025
15 Mexico Riviera & Classic California Coast San Diego to San Diego 2,379
Saturday
26 Apr 2025
8 Mexican Riviera San Diego to San Diego 1,229
Saturday
26 Apr 2025
12 Mexican Riviera & Pacific Coast San Diego to Vancouver 1,649
Saturday
03 May 2025
5 Pacific Coastal Cruise San Diego to Vancouver 619
Wednesday
07 May 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,479
Wednesday
14 May 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,479
Wednesday
21 May 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,629
Wednesday
28 May 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,629
Wednesday
04 Jun 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,629
Wednesday
11 Jun 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,629
Wednesday
18 Jun 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,829
Wednesday
02 Jul 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,779
Wednesday
09 Jul 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,779
Wednesday
16 Jul 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,779
Wednesday
23 Jul 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,779
Wednesday
30 Jul 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,779
Wednesday
06 Aug 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,779
Wednesday
13 Aug 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,779
Wednesday
20 Aug 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,629
Wednesday
27 Aug 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,629
Wednesday
03 Sep 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,479
Wednesday
10 Sep 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,479
Wednesday
17 Sep 2025
8 Alaskan Inside Passage Vancouver to Vancouver 1,479
Wednesday
24 Sep 2025
57 Tales Of The South Pacific Vancouver to San Diego 11,489
Wednesday
24 Sep 2025
6 Pacific Coastal Cruise Vancouver to San Diego 999
Monday
29 Sep 2025
52 Tales Of The South Pacific San Diego to San Diego 10,754
Wednesday
19 Nov 2025
18 Circle Hawaii San Diego to San Diego 2,914
Wednesday
19 Nov 2025
30 Circle Hawaii & Sea Of Cortez San Diego to San Diego 4,654
Saturday
06 Dec 2025
30 Sea Of Cortez & Circle Hawaii Holiday Collector San Diego to San Diego 5,554
Saturday
06 Dec 2025
13 Mexican Riviera & Sea Of Cortez San Diego to San Diego 2,089
Thursday
18 Dec 2025
18 Circle Hawaii Holiday San Diego to San Diego 3,814
Sunday
04 Jan 2026
62 Grand Australia & New Zealand San Diego to Sydney 20,549
Cruise Content
Cabin images are sourced from Holland America. These should be treated as indicative only. Cabin inclusions, upholsteries and room layout may differ to the image(s) shown depending on sailing dates.