Productions shows and visiting entertainers perform in the
two-deck high Van Gogh Lounge. In tribute to the room's
name sake, the walls allude to some of the painter's most
famous works including Starry Night (right). Seating on the
lower level is cabaret style rather than traditional theater style.
Statendam has a substantial
Casino, although not as large
as on mega-cruise ships. It has
a sophisticated gaming club
feel with little in the way of
neon or glitz. The Casino also
has its own bar (left).
The Wajang Theater shows movies
and is the venue for religous services
and lectures. However, it also has a
demonstration kitchen and is used as
the Culinary Arts Center with
chefs giving cooking classes.
The Crow's Nest is located
high on the forward part of
the superstructure and offers
270 degree views of the
surroundings. It has a bar
and dance floor and is a
The Ocean Bar has a
dance floor and live music.
The Piano Bar.
Left: The Lido Bar serves the Lido Pool area.
Right: Preparations for a sail away party by the Sea View
Cruise ship photo tour - Holland America Line - Statendam - page 4