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  • Traditional cruising experience with modern touches
  • Around-the-world sailings offered
  • Extensive dining options and enrichment programs
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1,162 Holland America Alaska Cruise Reviews

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scdeadeye@gmail.com
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We went on a land and sea journey with Holland America during the first 2 weeks in September. We were hoping to see ... Read more
Spot_the_cruiser
2 Reviews
Member Since 2011
I'll try to limit this review to mostly the Westerdam, but have to say that Alaska as a destination was amazing! Even ... Read more
unitedguy85
1 Review
Member Since 2015
2 Forum Posts
We really enjoyed this cruise! First, is should be noted that in some cases Tracy's Arm - is bypassed due to the ... Read more
Diamond_Skies
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I am not a cruise person. I don't feel that I fit in with my idea of what a typical cruiser passenger and therefore ... Read more
spankyfinch
5 Reviews
Member Since 2009
195 Forum Posts
Wasn't sure about this ship by the reviews here...I would say having lived it, its average to the ten-ish others ... Read more

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glorialagos
7 Reviews
Member Since 2009
598 Forum Posts
We were two couples celebrating our 25th anniversaries. We knew this would be an older crowd but we really, happily, ... Read more
Rutgers80
1 Review
Member Since 2015
After my 3 day land tour and torture of the 10 hour bus ride from Denali I was looking forward to just relaxing on the ... Read more
cruiserjack1
12 Reviews
Member Since 2009
3 Forum Posts
BACKGROUND: I am 60 years old, and have cruised on dozens of ships. I was solo for this trip. It was my sixth cruise to ... Read more
JWalshe
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Our first (and probably last) cruise was chosen in order to visit Alaska while we were staying in Vancouver. We ... Read more
bawilliams2
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We just got back from a fabulous cruise to Alaska on the Volendam. It was a multigenerational cruise including Nana, ... Read more

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philipcheng
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We took the Alaska north bound cruise leaving on August 9. The ship traveled from Vancouver to Seward. My first ... Read more
Chasfroggie
3 Reviews
Member Since 2010
6 Forum Posts
My second cruise on the Noordam. The food & food service were great (very very good about handling Gluten Free ... Read more
kelsey10
1 Review
Member Since 2015
What a huge disappointment this cruise has been. We usually cruise with Norwegian and we made a mistake by trying ... Read more
MikeD4134
1 Review
Member Since 2005
65 Forum Posts
This was our 4th cruise with Holland America and 7th cruise overall. We travel to relax so we find the smaller ships ... Read more
boomerone
20 Reviews
Member Since 2010
590 Forum Posts
Picked the right week to visit Juneau, Sitka, Ketchikan, and Victoria as the weather was sunny each day. We also got ... Read more

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jvalentine
1 Review
Member Since 2008
100 Forum Posts
We just got back! Getting to Vancouver - We flew into Seattle the day before and overnighted at the Seattle W. ... Read more
Colleen and Steve
1 Review
Member Since 2015
My wife and I arrived at the Vancouver Airport at 11am. Were met and welcomed by a HAL rep who arranged for a cab to ... Read more
Sandipalms
2 Reviews
Member Since 2009
1,520 Forum Posts
First Holkand cruise and first cruise of the season. Embarkation was a nightmare!!! No one would acknowledge our ... Read more
HBLadybug
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We had an excellent adventure aboard the ms Westerdam to Alaska. This was our first BIG cruise. Our accommodations ... Read more
ckpeer
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We made a group reservation with our family to celebrate my mother's 90th birthday. The entire family was there. Our ... Read more

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DHY
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Never having been on a cruise before We listened to many people rave about Holland America and selected them. We ... Read more
Miss Jane C
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We have no complaints about this cruise. We stayed in a Neptune suite and maybe you get what you pay for in ... Read more
safetypro
1 Review
Member Since 2015
The embarkation part of this trip felt like a cattle call. there were five or more buses trying to board at the same ... Read more
Landlubber54
2 Reviews
Member Since 2005
495 Forum Posts
We just returned from a 7-day Alaskan round trip cruise out of Vancouver. The cruise took us (in this order) to ... Read more
grendel_z
1 Review
Member Since 2015
7/15
After reading all of the negative reviews about the food, the ship, the service (though this usually gets high marks) ... Read more

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