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Orion new Sailing

A very special place to stay, nice relax, holiday celebration or just a little different than a hotel.

The Orion can be made at different locations in the winter months:

  • In Monnickendam are restaurants, museums and shops on 1 minute walk away. There are also several walking and cycling routes in the area, along Volendam, Marken and Broek in Waterland.
  • In Volendam is Orion the dike with all entertainment venues, museums and shops. Hiking trails, boat tours and bicycle tours to Marken, Edam and Monnickendam are possible.
  • Amsterdam is Orion near the Central Station, absolutely everything is possible and within walking distance.

Orion is a zeetjalk from 1892. Until the 1953 140 was shipped tons of cargo sailing. From 1983 is Orion as a sailing passenger ship in service. Orion recent years has undergone a refit to meet regulatory and modern comfort. Inside you will experience an old fashioned feel with the luxury of today


Max. passengers (multi-day) 18
Max. passengers (day trip) 34
2-person cabins 3
4-person cabins 3


Toilets 2
Showers 1


Departure port

The Prooyen 5

Sailing areas

General facilities

  • central heating in the cabin
  • bunk beds
  • 1 single beds
  • refrigerator
  • use of kitchen allowed
  • catering possible
  • end cleaning exclusive


  • Shared toilets
  • Shared showers
  • sink in cabin

recreational facilities

  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • radio
  • bathing ladder
  • use washing machine in concert


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