Cruise News Holland America Line Next New Holland America Cruise Ship Name Revealed

Next New Holland America Cruise Ship Name Revealed

Affiliate Disclaimer

Celebrity Cruises Take Virtual Delivery of New Cruise Ship

Due to the current situation around the world Celebrity Cruises has taken a virtual delivery of the new Celebrity Apex cruise ship.

Four Guests Die on Cruise Ship Which Also Has COVID-19 Cases Onboard

Four guests have now died on Holland America's Zaandam cruise ship which is stranded off the Panama coast.

Cruise Terminal in New York to Be Used as a Temporary Hospital

It has been announced that a cruise terminal in New York City is to be converted into a hospital for those infected with the coronavirus.

Carnival Cruise Line Delays Announcement on Extending Suspension

Carnival Cruise Line was set to make a major announcement today related to its suspension of operations but that has now been delayed.

Holland America Line has revealed the name and some details of the third Pinnacle class cruise ship which will join the fleet in 2021.

Ryndam to be Third Pinnacle-class Cruise Ship

Holland America Line has revealed details about the third Pinnacle-class cruise ship which will be sister to Koningsdam and Nieuw Statendam. The next new cruise ship will be named Ryndam and will be delivered in Mat 2021. It will be the fourth ship to carry the name in the cruise line’s history.

Orlando Ashford, Holland America Line’s president, said:

“Holland America Line honors the timeless tradition of cruising while also embracing new innovations for today’s travelers, and the name Ryndam reflects the unique history of this company while honoring previous ships that were progressive in their time as this last Ryndam will be”

“From the first Ryndam more than 100 years ago to the most recent, the namesake ships have been beloved by our guests. The next Ryndam will bring new life to one of the most notable series of vessels in our history.”

The ship will be almost identical to her sister ships at 99,500 gross tons and with a guest capacity of 2,662. Holland America has not yet announced the specific features of Ryndam but the ship will have more enhanced Pinnacle class
amenities and innovations.

Also Read: 30 Facts About the New Holland America Cruise Ship

Physical construction of the vessel already started on March 13 with a traditional steel cutting ceremony at the Fincantieri Marghera shipyard in Italy. This will be a long process for the 17th constructed Holland America ship with the keel laying and float out still to come.

Keep checking Cruise Hive as we keep readers updated on the Ryndam cruise ship and all the other exciting cruise ships which are on the way.

Cruise news, tips & trends to your inbox.

Share via
Copy link