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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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1,146 Holland America Alaska Cruise Reviews

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We had spent 2 weeks on train and bus travelling in Canada. We used the cruise as a restorative time. I've cruised ... Read more
One main reason that we chose Holland America was the highly touted Culinary Arts program. We attended the first ... Read more
06/14
The ship is rather tired looking from the outside although the inside doesn't disappoint. Cabins pretty much the usual ... Read more
NEVER AGAIN Mondany
06/14
On the 1st of June 2014 we left Vancouver for our sea-land cruise to Alaska which was the worst experience of my life! ... Read more
This was our first cruise and seemingly will probably be the last. Upon embarkation in Seward everything seemed fine. ... Read more

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Not good at all! k.sheth@13
06/14
Good- -Embarkation was good. The line was a little slow. Everything else ran smoothly. It was orderly and organized. ... Read more
Just got back from a 12-day HAL Denali-plus-Oosterdam trip (Seward-Vancouver cruise) and here are my thoughts. ... Read more
06/14
I have never cruised before but my wife and I wanted to visit the inside passage of Alaska and this is really the only ... Read more
06/14
We are seasoned cruisers with 20+ cruises under our respective belts, both in our mid-50's. We traveled as a party of ... Read more
Our family (14 of us) just returned from a cruise on the MS Amsterdam to Alaska's Inside Passage. We had such a ... Read more

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I'm not at all a cruise person. I generally travel with no plan and float from place to place. I only went on one ... Read more
Our group of 6 had a wonderful cruise aboard the HAL Zuiderdam. We embarked Zuiderdam at Canada Place after a couple of ... Read more
Another great time! luvteaching
06/14
We were on the Amsterdam for the 14-day trip June 22 - July 6th. We had a great time! Cabin: 3431. This is a ... Read more
After many years sailing with Carnival, we tried Holland America for our cruise to Alaska. My traveling party (all ... Read more
Since I live in the San Francisco Bay Area and had recently cruised Princess to Hawaii, I was looking for a last minute ... Read more

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05/14
My husband and I took the Holland America Land & Sea Journey on the Zuiderdam. We flew to Anchorage where we were ... Read more
05/14
We were a party of 13 cruising together to celebrate my dad's 80th birthday.As told to me my my travel agent I went to ... Read more
Average Cruise mccarthydem
05/14
Our cruise was lovely. Our cabin steward was wonderful as well as all the staff we came in contact with. The food was ... Read more
This was our first cruise in 7 years, so things have changed a bit. We have sailed with Holland America before and been ... Read more
Day 1: Vancouver We’d flown into Vancouver the day before and booked the Marriott Pinnacle hotel downtown so ... Read more

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Pure Alaska teraji
05/14
If you haven’t sailed HAL before, the Westerdam, like most other HAL ships, is smaller and more Mariner ... Read more
05/14
Recently returned from our Alaska vacation on the Westerdam. I didn't really know what to expect having never been on a ... Read more
Great cruise illuminated2010
05/14
This was my first ever cruise and it exceeded my expectations. We had a veranda room with balcony and the views on ... Read more
We don't know why so many people are enthousiastic about this ship? We did already several other cruises with other ... Read more
When starting to research cruiselines for my 55th birthday trip to Alaska, I went first to a trusted friend and travel ... Read more

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