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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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140 Holland America Boston Cruise Reviews

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7/15
The best part of this cruise is that the ship docs right in Hamilton for 4 days! The stateroom service was very ... Read more
My three-generation family set off on the Maasdam July 4th - a first cruise for all of us. What a wonderful time we ... Read more
First off, we chose this ship because it docks in Hamilton. Having stayed on the island several years ago for a week ... Read more
This is the first time I write something here but I read critics for years. Especially the bad one because it make me ... Read more
We had a recent family trip and we love cruising to Bermuda. However, the recent cruise wasn't up to the standard of ... Read more

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Very Bad Cruise ichinensei
6/15
I just finished the 7 day Bermuda cruise out of Boston with Holland America's Veendam. First let me start with the ... Read more
Veendam Review clarkie02360
6/15
My wife & I celebrated our 30th Anniversary on Veendam 6/27-7/4 Boston to Bermuda. Overall it was a fantastic ... Read more
Every stage of this cruise was seamless with no complaints. The inside stateroom was roomy and tended to regularly. All ... Read more
We sailed out of Boston for a weeks cruise to Bermuda and back. We were fortunate to have a Neptune Suite and enjoyed ... Read more
My 17-year-old niece just graduated from high school, so her 47-year-old single uncle decided to take her on a cruise. ... Read more

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6/15
When we boarded our cruise in Boston, we were given a letter by HAL that there had been a outbreak of the norovirus on ... Read more
We enjoyed our cruise ship experience with the smaller size of the vessel which allows for better customer service. ... Read more
5/15
This was the first cruise experience for my teenage sons and my husband; the 4th Bermuda cruise for me (3 HAL, 1 ... Read more
We had no high expectations of the Maasdam as a ship, as she is older than many and we had read reviews that she was ... Read more
We did the Voyage of the Vikings last year and booked the same room for this return after a number of years to Hamilton ... Read more

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We wanted to visit Bermuda and found that the cruise from Boston was the most cost effective way. The Veendam docks in ... Read more
This is our 12th HAL cruise and our second time on the Veendam (2010 cruise to Bermuda being our first time being on ... Read more
Great Trip! iliv2cruz
5/15
When we saw that the Veendam was docking in Hamilton we booked immediately! Love the Holland America line love ... Read more
I had heard a lot of negativity about the Veendam before sailing so I thought I would set the record straight; she is a ... Read more
Needed a break from a winter that didn't want to end, so with a little less than two weeks to departure, I convinced a ... Read more

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5/15
Our Trip on the Holland American Line Veendam was a Disaster We asked to book us in a quiet room on the Veendam . ... Read more
It was horrible... Jordan Roberts
5/15
Our Trip on the Holland American Line Veendam was a Disaster We asked to book us in a quiet room on the Veendam . ... Read more
5/15
Let me say upfront, that this review is skewed towards the disabled and the problems we encountered would not affect ... Read more
My DH and I enjoyed our cruise to Bermuda on May 2. Service was very good, food was good, the ship was lovely. However, ... Read more
Pleasant! may1021
10/14
We did this sort of last minute and I am very glad that we did. This is a very pleasant small ship with a terrific ... Read more

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