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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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1,859 Holland America Caribbean Cruise Reviews

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My wife and I along with our two sons booked two cabins on this ship. When we first got aboard, the ship seems to be at ... Read more
Holland America is in the process of redefining itself and that dichotomy was constantly in evidence this particular ... Read more
We were pleasant surprised by the staff, the service and the food at the Zuiderdam. The food was very good, and they ... Read more
12/14
This was our first cruise so we weren't sure what to expect. We are in our 40's, travelling with two kids (tweens). ... Read more
I was travelling solo and took what I was given for 16 days with 11 ports. At ports I went off solo and re-discovered ... Read more

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Cruised Western Caribbean on HAL Eurodam over Christmas/Hanukkah week December 2014. Third HAL cruise, first time ... Read more
12/14
It has been ten years since we last sailed with Holland America although we have been on over twenty-five cruises with ... Read more
Hello. What we were looking this time... A last minute deal cruise, with good food, in a relaxing environment. What we ... Read more
Guess it has been awhile since I cruised with Holland America. Right away I found the crew and staff extrememly ... Read more
In a Nutshell: The elegant MS Nieuw Amsterdam is a ship designed for this decade. It reflects how cruise ships have ... Read more

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This Western Caribbean cruise to Key West, Santo Tomas (Guatemala) , Banana Coast (Honduras) and Costa Maya (Mexico) ... Read more
After having taken previous HAL cruises, I looked forward to the Eastern Caribbean aboard the Westerdam. I was very ... Read more
We are experienced cruisers having traveled frequently on Norwegian, Royal Caribbean, Carnival, and the now defunct ... Read more
I'll start by saying that the reason we took this particular cruise was the unique list of ports. We're a family of ... Read more
This was our second cruise this year on the beautiful Holland America Nieuw Amsterdam (NA). We received an absolutely ... Read more

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12/14
We have cruised HAL many times. After this cruise we both noted that service and shipboard life have slipped. ... Read more
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12/14
I am a single professional in my 40's what went to cruise for a conference that was on this ship. Who knew it had to ... Read more
11/14
We are experienced cruise travelers with over 40 voyages across many different lines and all sizes of ships. While the ... Read more
11/14
Frequent cruisers here, mostly on HAL, but also on Celebrity, Cunard and Carnival (yuck!!). Embarkation: This was the ... Read more
7 day cruise, sail date 11/30/14 I've sailed on two previous HAL ships, the Prisendam to the Western Med and the ... Read more

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Service in the dining room was disorganized and very slow. The waiters are having to serve more tables but that didn't ... Read more
We are a retired married couple and have done 15 cruises (including this one) on 8 different cruise lines. We usually ... Read more
So dissapointed DJ Franky
11/14
Where do I start? They said they would have our luggage in our room when we arrived. We had to wait an hour to get ... Read more
Disappointed! Joncoop
11/14
Looking at the ship we thought, "wow, this looks great, big." Inside we thought, " dark, cramped, almost ... Read more
11/14
Hope this is of use to anyone looking to book the Noordam. We are just home in the UK after a great vacation to ... Read more

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