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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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705 Holland America Family Cruise Reviews

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09/14
Pros: - The adults in our group enjoyed themselves overall - The ship was very quiet because of Holland America's ... Read more
The Problems and Plusses Dolly Tompkins
09/14
About 20 years ago we took a Holland America cruise to Alaska on the Noordam with my parents, and an Uncle and Aunt. We ... Read more
Holland America gets it right with excellent service and superb food. I was hard pressed to find fault with anything on ... Read more
09/14
My wife, sister and I took our first cruise on the Holland America ship, Veendam, to New England and maritime Canada. ... Read more
We cruised on the Westerdam in late August to Alaska – our 17th cruise overall, 5th on Holland America. It was a ... Read more

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Voyage: Eurodam – Baltic Cruise July 27-Aug 8  Our fantastic three and a half week vacation is quickly ... Read more
09/14
We are big fans of HAL and were very excited about our first European cruise with the line. First to get the negative ... Read more
09/14
We took a 22 day cruise from Barcelona to Venice with stops in a multitude of ports. While we were not keen on Tunis we ... Read more
Before I went on this cruise I read a bunch of reviews of this ship and itinerary and was very concerned. After ... Read more
harrodsfan
08/14
We drove to Seattle from our home and took the " quick bus." From Seatac. No issues. Pre cruise we stayed at the Pan ... Read more

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Not Bad! suznjune
08/14
We were on a Land/Sea tour that went to the Yukon and Denali so only spent 3 nights on the ship. I was initially ... Read more
The ship is a little old but in my opinion well maintained. It was definitely more quiet then other cruise lines, but I ... Read more
08/14
We spent the spring in Europe book ended by a 2 wk transAtlantic crossing on on this ship and a 2 wk north sea ... Read more
08/14
We just got back from this cruise, on which we went a little hesitantly, because of all the negative reviews we had ... Read more
We were on the July 8 sailing of the Eurodam with my in-laws (70’s) and 2 sons (18, 24). Our youngest had chosen ... Read more

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I will start with the bottom line, one of the more expensive vacations we have taken, Holland America provided the ... Read more
4th time cruising but first HAC cruise. 3 others were Carnival. I've always heard Carnival is the worst cruise line but ... Read more
We were a group of three, 2 daughters and their mother. This was my 8th cruise, my mother's second and my sister's ... Read more
We had spent 2 weeks on train and bus travelling in Canada. We used the cruise as a restorative time. I've cruised ... Read more
My parents wanted to take a summer trip with us and we were all interested in the New England cruise. We typically ... Read more

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My second cruise this time was on Holland America was June 1- 11, 2014 to Alaska on the Statendam. My family includes ... Read more
All in all this cruise was fantastic! This was a 20 anniversary trip with our son and we had been planning for about ... Read more
07/14
I sailed with a large family group on June 7, 2014. We left from and returned to Seattle and took advantage of the pre ... Read more
Our family (14 of us) just returned from a cruise on the MS Amsterdam to Alaska's Inside Passage. We had such a ... Read more
I've been to Alaska twice; first time was on a Princess ship which was very nice. This time I chose Holland America and ... Read more

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