25 years ago, on September 30 1997, the ss Rotterdam ended her career of 38 years for Holland America Line (HAL). Her last voyage was from Vancouver to Fort Lauderdale. From december 1997 till September 2000 she sailed as ss Rembrandt for Premier Cruises. In 2008 she arrived in the city of Rotterdam for a new career as a hotel/congress centre. Since 2013 she is part of WestCord Hotels.