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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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43 Holland America British Columbia Cruise Reviews

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AirAbel
2 Reviews
Member Since 2012
1 Forum Post
The land tour (8 days with HAL) was awesome and exceeded our expectations, Anchorage/Denali/Fairbanks/Dawson City/ ... Read more
dtgnf
1 Review
Member Since 2014
Wonderful re-positioning cruise from Vancouver to San Diego, stopping at San Fran and Catalina Island. First cruise for ... Read more
TravelGirlinDallas
3 Reviews
Member Since 2011
51 Forum Posts
We chose this one-night cruise on the Westerdam in order to get from Seattle to Vancouver to board a longer cruise the ... Read more
Shellbacks
2 Reviews
Member Since 2013
I had always resisted the thought of cruising, but after doing the cruise with Holland America on the MS Oosterdam it ... Read more
lazydragon71
1 Review
Member Since 2013
We arrived at Canada Place at 11:00am, went through security, and checked in with no issues. This took approx. 20 mins. ... Read more
Cyndy Sue
1 Review
Member Since 2013
2 Forum Posts
As this was our first Holland America cruise, we were very excited to board the Oosterdam in Sydney.Our first ... Read more
lbt43
7 Reviews
Member Since 2006
704 Forum Posts
I love Holland America. Embarkation - I rate this a C. Honestly, I felt they got us on the ship late, (12:00p) ... Read more
andeesue
1 Review
Member Since 2007
468 Forum Posts
I live in San Diego and have dear friends in Victoria, so it seemed like a no-brainer to take advantage of the great ... Read more
Vibratone64
1 Review
Member Since 2012
We were fairly impressed by the Oosterdam, in that it is a beautiful ship with nice decor. I expected it to be tacky ... Read more
hillcrest
3 Reviews
Member Since 2008
1 Forum Post
Airport arrangements, hotel transfers, baggage handling- all with precision. Embarkation took at most 30 minutes ... Read more
suzuki9999
1 Review
Member Since 2011
Arrived at Seward for "priority " boarding ,travelled 16 hours: After 20 minutes were told room had been given to ... Read more
JCJCJC
1 Review
Member Since 2011
For some reason the town of Skagway was not listed in the embarkation drop-down. Alright, I'll preface this review by ... Read more
Boby
1 Review
Member Since 2011
8 Forum Posts
Personal Information Couple in our forties on our 1st cruise Live in Downtown Vancouver Both employed - ... Read more
Bellair
2 Reviews
Member Since 2006
947 Forum Posts
After a fairly intensive dry dock in Singapore for two weeks, the ship looked very good wih new carpets, seating, ... Read more
LeftcoastBC
1 Review
Member Since 2006
3,440 Forum Posts
This was a trip to a) get on the water in a ship once again and b) see how HAL's Zaandam shaped up for a trip we are ... Read more
searaider
1 Review
Member Since 2011
692 Forum Posts
Zuiderdam is great ship and we enjoyed ourselves on the 22 day repositioning. This was our longest cruise to date and ... Read more
DrKoob
13 Reviews
Member Since 2004
5,519 Forum Posts
Just off the Zaandam in the Pacific SouthwestWanted to knock out a short review of this little 3-day cruise we just ... Read more
clickchick
1 Review
Member Since 2007
91 Forum Posts
I was determined to try a Holland America ship after our cruise to Alaska last year on Princess. Princess has always ... Read more
UTRugrats3
2 Reviews
Member Since 2010
1 Forum Post
We decided to take a quick 1 night cruise to Vancouver BC as part of an anniversary celebration. After checking with ... Read more
Roz
6 Reviews
Member Since 2001
6,347 Forum Posts
Pacific Northwest ms Amsterdam September 20-24, 2010 Background Information: Last year I won $3,000 on a state ... Read more
bubba88
3 Reviews
Member Since 2009
286 Forum Posts
Well, I did this once and CC sent it back as it was one big paragraph. Let's try again as I really have something to ... Read more
pnskid
6 Reviews
Member Since 2005
3 Forum Posts
I have been on 86 cruises in 35 years (I am not 50 yet - I started young!). My very first cruise was on the old ... Read more
blueyesdm
3 Reviews
Member Since 2005
1,300 Forum Posts
This was mine and DH's first cruise on Holland America. Prior to this we did a 10 day on the Radiance and decided to ... Read more
ElliottKitsap
2 Reviews
Member Since 2010
1 Forum Post
This was our introduction to cruising, and we booked through a local Pacific NW travel agency. The deal seemed pretty ... Read more
RitaJean
1 Review
Member Since 2006
6 Forum Posts
Overall it was a good cruise. Below are both Pros and Cons to this experience. This is our 9th cruise; the first one on ... Read more

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