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De Rotterdam Steam Ship

3e Katendrechtse hoofd 25, 3072 AM Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 900 3376883
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Simply outstanding experience

For anyone that loves shipping harbors and beautiful vessels, this is a must stopover if ever in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
george t
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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Great fun to visit

We took a water taxi to the SS Rotterdam and then had dinner on board. It was interesting to visit... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2017
HarasCork
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Cork, Ireland
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3e Katendrechtse hoofd 25, 3072 AM Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For anyone that loves shipping harbors and beautiful vessels, this is a must stopover if ever in Rotterdam. Great job converting this retired cruise ship, into a hotel and conference center. The lobby lounge bar will take any mariner down memory lane. And leaving any...More

Thank george t
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We took a water taxi to the SS Rotterdam and then had dinner on board. It was interesting to visit and to see the boat in all it's grandeur. We travelled with kids and arriving in a small water taxi next to a huge cruise...More

Thank HarasCork
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

The food & staff were good, but it was the piece of history where we enjoyed our lunch that made our visit to De Rotterdam very memorable. I can only reccomend reading a bit about the ship before or while you are visiting! It made...More

1  Thank Tom W
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Since we were travelling on the newest SS Rotterdam, we decided to see this older version. The self-guided tour was not interesting at all; we missed the movie (it was not being shown - they were setting up an event), so we can't comment on...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 12 August 2017

The "Rotterdam" was newly added to the "Holland Amerika Lijn" shipping company in the '50s of last century. It plied the oceans at first for commercial travel to the USA and later, when flying had taken over this market as a luxury cruise ship. The...More

Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This former Holland America Line flag ship is now in use as a hotel, restaurant with a great terrace on the back of the ship with a swimming pool for children. Next to that you can do several different guided and self guided tours on...More

Thank TonSchuiten
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We thought it we be cool to take our five year old for an overnight stay on a ship. What could be cooler than a hotel on a ship, right? We stayed on a Sunday night so the rates were fair and our room was...More

Thank Brandon K
Reviewed 28 July 2017

The SS Rotterdam has some very nice rooms and even nicer personel. I slept like a baby mostly thanks to how nice the bed was.

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We were having friends get together over dinner and one night stay in the hotel. I have to say I was disappointed with the interior of the ship. She is a beautiful, elegant lady from the outside and I wish she was restored to her...More

Thank Grazyna_12
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The city of Rotterdam wanted this ship so badly that they paid TOO MUCH money to get it. It sucks, not the complete ship has been renovated, so if you enter the ship you can see that several decks are in the same condition as...More

Thank DMeppelink
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