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“Very interesting” 4 of 5 stars
Review of De Rotterdam Steam Ship

De Rotterdam Steam Ship
3e Katendrechtse hoofd 25, 3072 Rotterdam, The Netherlands
0900 - 337 68 83
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Ranked #23 of 88 Attractions in Rotterdam
Type: Ships, Sights & Landmarks
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Melbourne
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18 attraction reviews
Reviews in 28 cities Reviews in 28 cities
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
“Very interesting”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

This was interesting tour, but it did cost 12.5 Euro each which was worth it. There were very helpful and interesting people around the ship to make the tour more enjoyable.

Visited September 2013
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London, England, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
“wonderfully sailing”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

great sailing for 90 minutes nice refreshments whilst you watch all the boats in the harbour and there are impressive display of boats to see and admire

Visited August 2013
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Still a fantastic ship”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013 via mobile

Really interesting time on the Rotterdam!! Enjoyed the tour (it is english as well as dutch) and the volunteers all along our way were wonderful, hearing their stories about working on the Rotterdam were probably more interesting then our guide!!! Fantastic gentleman volunteer on the bridge!!! Thank you for a wonderful experience!!

Visited July 2013
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Holyhead, United Kingdom
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Reviews in 26 cities Reviews in 26 cities
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
“A pleasant experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

This was a quite unexpected treat while visiting the docks area, Admission to the ship was easy and free. There was plenty of comfortable seating on the deck surrounding the pool,
The service was a bit slow but as the ship is used to train future ships stewards etc this is to be expected staff were friendly, food was great we had a pleasant afternoon in the sun, a tour of the ship and only had to pay for out food and drink A ship well worth visiting, full of old world charm

Visited July 2013
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Bucharest, Romania
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263 helpful votes 263 helpful votes
“Interedting experience”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

An interesting,well preserved old liner.You can visit the engine room,the crew and passengers berths,the ball rooms,the decks(on one of them is a pool).From the upper deck-a nice view of the city.
A part of the ship is now hotel.There are one or two restaurants,too.
Can be reached by metro(Rijnhaven station),then you can walk(about 2km) or take bus line 77.

Visited June 2013
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