Elselina has a concrete/canaxel hull of 22.0 by 6.9 meters. She was built in Urk at A.B.C. Arkenbouw in 2005, and was subsequently completed in Schiedam. It has a draft of 1.86 meters and a loading capacity of 1200 tons. Elselina has 3 floors. In the lower floor we find the blue, black-white and brown room, as well as the fitness room. The hall, kitchen and breakfast room are located on the 2nd floor, and on the 3rd floor the red and green room can be found, alongside a number of private rooms. Elselina provides solar energy with a capacity of 8kW partly for its own energy needs.