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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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57 Holland America British Columbia Cruise Reviews

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Behind-their-back
1 Review
Member Since 2010
Food: The buffet generally was quite good. One night, prime rib was served and it surpassed any that I've had in recent ... 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
tazmi2
2 Reviews
Member Since 2003
87 Forum Posts
Embarkation:  SanDiego:  *Disorganized and no restroom/had to use a port a potty in the parking lot*Issued a ... Read more
chachaham
6 Reviews
Member Since 2009
Not as good, but nice. This was our second outing on the Ryndam. We continue to cruise two to three times per year and ... Read more
Ilandguy
1 Review
Member Since 2005
88 Forum Posts
This was a 5 day Pacific Northwest cruise Vancouver, Seattle, Port Angeles, Victoria, Port Alberni, and Vancouver ... Read more
Dick B
1 Review
My wife and I, both in our mid (or later) seventies, had nothing except fond memories of HAL from our trip on the ... Read more
SonomaDriver
1 Review
Member Since 2008
58 Forum Posts
My wife and I were looking forward to our first cruise. We got all sorts of advise from all sorts of folks. Of course, ... Read more
Kyana
1 Review
Member Since 2007
426 Forum Posts
We are from Victoria so this was a quick get-a-way as our next cruise is not to next year. Caught the 09:00 Ferry ... Read more
MrDLoomis
1 Review
We booked the 3-night Pacific Coastal cruise from Vancouver BC to Victoria BC, Astoria, Oregon, and back to Seattle. We ... Read more
Sue Maxwell
1 Review
THIS was just a 4 night coastal cruise from Vancouver to San Diego so as I had a ticket to Vancouver and a friend ... Read more
Charlene and Donald Hamilton
3 Reviews
This is our second outing with Holland America, first being the Oosterdam. We were so pleased with our voyage on that ... Read more
actraveler
1 Review
Member Since 2005
84 Forum Posts
This was our first cruise out of San Diego, and our 5th cruise with Holland America. Firstly, it was an absolute ... Read more
InTheWASide
7 Reviews
Member Since 2006
3,617 Forum Posts
Some people refer to these coastals as 1-3 day "Booze Cruises" and I'm here to debunk that. Here's my recap (long ... Read more
San Diego Cruzer
2 Reviews
Member Since 2005
163 Forum Posts
This was our first repositioning cruise, and our 2nd on HAL and our 8th cruise overall. Overall enjoyed our cruise and ... Read more
Charlene and Donald Hamilton
3 Reviews
Our October Pacific Coastal adventure started with an overnight stay at the beautiful Pan Pacific Hotel in Vancouver. ... Read more
Tamnoodle
1 Review
Member Since 2007
My boyfriend and I saw an ad in the paper for a repositioning cruise package including stays in San Diego and Las Vegas ... Read more
Harvey Rosen
1 Review
The unusual itinerary of this Trans-Pacific cruise caught my attention early and reservations were made early. ... Read more
Qualicum
1 Review
Member Since 2004
106 Forum Posts
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4/06
We took this short re-positioning cruise to introduce friends of ours to cruising. We specifically needed a cruise ... Read more
dam1050
4 Reviews
Member Since 2001
1,048 Forum Posts
Oosterdam - Pacific Northwest Spring Cruise May 4 - May 7, 2005 This was my 16th cruise to date having sailed on ... Read more
PhotoNut
1 Review
Member Since 2005
5 Forum Posts
This was our first cruise with Holland America, and could end up being our last. This particular cruise departed on ... Read more
Brian Lashchuk
4 Reviews
I went on the Ryndam on May 5, 2005, from San Diego to Vancouver. This was my 23rd cruise and 4th with Holland America. ... Read more

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