Holland America Maasdam - Exteriors Photo Gallery

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    Seaview Swimming Pool and Lounge Chairs

    Seaview Outdoor Swimming Pool and Lounge Chairs
    ••• Outdoors on the Holland America Maasdam Cruise Ship Seaview Outdoor Swimming Pool and Lounge Chairs. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison

    Pictures from Maasdam Transatlantic Cruise

    The 1,258-guest Maasdam cruise ship of the Holland America Line is one of the oldest ships in the fleet, having been launched in December 1993. However, this classic ship has some features (like a teak wrap-around promenade deck) that newer ships are lacking. The Maasdam also has two pools, one outdoors and the second with a sliding roof that converts it from an indoor to an outdoor pool and deck area.

    These photos of the Maasdam were taken on a 17-day "Voyage of the Vikings" transatlantic cruise from Boston to Amsterdam that included stopovers in Newfoundland, Iceland, and the fjords along the western coast of Norway.

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    Seaview Outdoor Swimming Pool

    Seaview Outdoor Swimming Pool
    ••• Outdoors on the Holland America Maasdam Cruise Ship Seaview Outdoor Swimming Pool. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison
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    Quiet Outdoor Seating near Lido Buffet and Seaview Swimming Pool

    Quiet Outdoor Seating near Lido Buffet and Seaview Swimming Pool
    ••• Outdoors on the Holland America Maasdam Cruise Ship Quiet Outdoor Seating near Lido Buffet and Seaview Swimming Pool. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison

    In addition to lounge chairs, there are also some tables and chairs just outside the Lido Buffet Restaurant. This area has nice views of the Seaview Pool and outdoor decks.

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    Lido Deck Indoor/Outdoor Pool

    Holland America - Maasdam - Lido Deck Indoor/Outdoor Pool
    ••• Pool Has Sliding Roof, Making It Adaptable to All Weather Conditions Holland America - Maasdam - Lido Deck Indoor/Outdoor Pool. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison
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    Lido Deck Indoor/Outdoor Pool Area

    Lido Deck Indoor/Outdoor Pool Area
    ••• Cover Slides Open When Weather Is Good; Stays Closed When It's Cold Outside Lido Deck Indoor/Outdoor Pool Area. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison
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    Dolphin Sculpture at Lido Deck Indoor/Outdoor Pool Area

    Dolphin Sculpture at Lido Deck Indoor/Outdoor Pool Area
    ••• Outdoors on the Holland America Maasdam Cruise Ship Dolphin Sculpture at Lido Deck Indoor/Outdoor Pool Area. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison
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    Dolphin Sculpture in Lido Pool

    Dolphin Sculpture in Lido Pool
    ••• Outdoors on the Holland America Maasdam Cruise Ship Dolphin Sculpture in Lido Pool. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison

    These dolphins seem very real on a rough day at sea! It looks like they are really jumping and stirring up the water, but it's actually the ship rocking back and forth.

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    Lido Deck Seating Area and Pool Bar

    Lido Deck Seating Area and Pool Bar
    ••• Outdoors on the Holland America Maasdam Cruise Ship Lido Deck Seating Area and Pool Bar. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison
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    Lido Deck Pool Bar

    Lido Deck Pool Bar
    ••• Outdoors on the Holland America Maasdam Cruise Ship Lido Deck Pool Bar. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison
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    Maasdam Promenade

    Maasdam Promenade
    ••• Exterior of Holland America Ship Maasdam Promenade. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison

    One of my favorite features of the Maasdam is this outdoor covered Promenade deck that encircles the ship. It's four laps to the mile, and was cold and windy on our transatlantic crossing via the northern route from Boston to Amsterdam.

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    Promenade Deck Walking Track

    Promenade Deck Walking Track
    ••• Outdoors on the Holland America Maasdam Cruise Ship Promenade Deck Walking Track. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison

    Since there are cabins beneath the Promenade Deck, no running is allowed, but it's a great place to walk in ALL kinds of weather.

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    Maasdam in Geiranger, Norway

    Holland America Maasdam in Geiranger, Norway
    ••• Exterior of Holland America Ship Holland America Maasdam in Geiranger, Norway. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison
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    Holland America Maasdam in Geiranger, Norway

    Maasdam in Geiranger, Norway
    ••• Small Town on Geirangerfjord Provides Beautiful Backdrop for Cruise Ship Maasdam in Geiranger, Norway. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison
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    Maasdam Anchored in the Geirangerfjord

    Maasdam in Geiranger, Norway
    ••• Snow on the Mountain Tops in July! Maasdam in Geiranger, Norway. Maasdam in Geiranger, Norway
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    Maasdam at the Dock in Bergen, Norway

    Holland America Maasdam at the Dock in Bergen, Norway
    ••• Exterior of Holland America Ship Holland America Maasdam at the Dock in Bergen, Norway. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison
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    Holland America Maasdam in Alesund, Norway

    Maasdam at the dock in Alesund, Norway
    ••• View of the Maasdam and the Town of Alesund from Mt. Aksla The town of Alesund, Norway features many buildings in the Art Nouveau style. Doesn't the Maasdam look good at Alesund's dock?. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison
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    Maasdam at the Dock in Alesund, Norway

    Holland America Maasdam at the Dock in Alesund, Norway
    ••• Exterior of Holland America Ship Holland America Maasdam at the Dock in Alesund, Norway. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison
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    The Molde Panorama from the Varden Viewpoint near Molde, Norway

    Molde Panorama from the Varden Viewpoint near Molde, Norway
    ••• Exterior of Holland America Maasdam Cruise Ship Molde Panorama from the Varden Viewpoint near Molde, Norway. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison

    The hike to the top of the Varden viewpoint is a tough one, but the view of the Molde Panorama (and the Maasdam cruise ship) is worth the effort.

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    Maasdam in Molde, Norway

    Maasdam in Molde, Norway
    ••• Exterior of Holland America Ship Maasdam in Molde, Norway. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison
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    Maasdam at the Dock in Corner Brook, Newfoundland

    Holland America Maasdam at the Dock in Corner Brook, Newfoundland
    ••• Exterior of Holland America Ship Holland America Maasdam at the Dock in Corner Brook, Newfoundland. Maasdam (c) Linda Garrison