A wonderful welcome aboard Holland America Line’s newest ship ms Koningsdam. This new video showcases some exclusive never before seen renderings of this latest Pinnacle-class ship set to debut April 2016. Although the ship has yet to sail, this video highlights some the most extraordinary features and luxury aboard the new ship. This is truly a Luxury Cruise Ship not to be missed.
New design for a new class of ship
When the Konigsdam debuts in February 2016, she will be a completely new style of ship for Holland America Line. At 99,500 gross tons and carrying 2,650 guests and 1,025 crew members, the vessel is the biggest and most luxurious ever built for the company. The increased size allows more possibilities to add new public spaces and venues, and several innovative features will debut on ms Koningsdam. Familiar spaces and amenities currently featured across the Holland America Line fleet will also be found on the new ship.
To bring a fresh vision to ms Koningsdam , Holland America Line tapped Adam D. Tihany, one of the world’s pre-eminent hospitality designers. Tihany joins distinguished maritime designer and architect Bjorn Storbraaten who worked with Holland America Line on ms Nieuw Amsterdam and ms Eurodam . Tihany is also involved in the design of the new Seabourn Encore and Seabourn Ovation Ultra Luxury Cruise ships. The two firms will create a modern and contemporary ambiance while incorporating Holland America Line America Line’s classic hallmarks.