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  • Around-the-world sailings offered
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1,124 Holland America Alaska Cruise Reviews

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Not a fan of HAL Princess1048
06/14
We sailed on the Volendam, first time cruising on Holland America. Generally cruise on Princess, however the itinerary ... Read more
06/14
I was sceptical at first when we booked our Alaska cruise as we live "near Alaska" approx 90 miles from Ketchikan as ... Read more
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
When a cruise company offers rock-bottom prices, you have to wonder why it was necessary to do so. Has the brand lost ... Read more
Great cruise illuminated2010
06/14
This was my first ever cruise and it exceeded my expectations. We had a veranda room with balcony and the views on ... Read more

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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
We don't know why so many people are enthousiastic about this ship? We did already several other cruises with other ... Read more
Pure Alaska teraji
06/14
If you haven’t sailed HAL before, the Westerdam, like most other HAL ships, is smaller and more Mariner ... 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
06/14
Day 1: Sailing day Arrived at Canada Place. Had no problems whatsoever. The porter was there to take our luggages from ... Read more

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My wife and I are newbie cruisers, because we used to enjoy more DIY travel until we got married on the Oasis. Anyways, ... 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
Day 1: Vancouver We’d flown into Vancouver the day before and booked the Marriott Pinnacle hotel downtown so ... Read more
06/14
My husband and I took the Holland America Land & Sea Journey on the Zuiderdam. We flew to Anchorage where we were ... Read more
THE GOOD. We chose to use HAL's Flightease and will use it again. Flightease books your flight(s), transfers, and hotel ... Read more

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06/14
Recently returned from our Alaska vacation on the Westerdam. I didn't really know what to expect having never been on a ... Read more
I've now taken 5 cruises to Alaska in the past decade, thanks to my wife's fascination with the place--three on ... Read more
Good vacation Lise1928
05/14
We enjoyed our cruise thru the Inside Passage to Alaska. Had a verandah room on the 6th floor and found it quite ... Read more
05/14
We just got off the very well cared for Volendam after enjoying 7days of fantastic food, service and scenery. The ship ... Read more
My wife and I enjoyed seeing Alaska again and experiencing the Holland America approach, the first 2 visits were on ... Read more

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Having traveled on a number of cruise ships prior to the Holland America Volendam there are a number of items I wish to ... Read more
Sometimes it is the little things that make a voyage remarkable. We arrived in Vancouver to a beautiful sunny and warm ... Read more
Background Information - "Wild horses would not get me on a cruise ship" was my mantra. This was after sailing with my ... Read more
01/14
We have always been "Escape from Winter" warm water cruisers. Alaska finally moved to the top of our bucket vacation ... Read more
Great Cruise CruisinTexans
12/13
Booked the Amsterdam for my husband's birthday, because we have spent quite a bit of time on her and know a lot of the ... Read more

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