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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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799 Holland America Family Cruise Reviews

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7/15
Just returned from a 7 day Alaskan inside passage cruise with Holland America on the m/s Noordam, sailing dates July ... Read more
This was our first HAL cruise and we had a great time. Our cabin with verandah was very nice, the bed was very good. we ... Read more
Ryndam very poor value Vince Francis
7/15
I have a number of issues I want to share with everyone, I have left it late as I complained directly to Holland ... Read more
I have cruised on Princess and Carnival cruise lines with very good experiences. I tried Holland America because of ... 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

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Wonder of Alaska Happy1211
6/15
The Statendam is incredibly well maintained and the crew is constantly working on it. While it has been 5 years since ... Read more
We enjoyed our cruise and would recommend the ship. It is older as others have mentioned but the food and service ... Read more
Never Again on HAL judi17754
6/15
Never Again on Holland America! My recent trip to Alaska from Seattle on Holland America’s Westerdam, in ... 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
Flew to Seattle the day before the cruise and stayed in Pioneer Square. A few homeless around, but the cafes and ... Read more

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We're active independent mature travelers who went on our sixth cruise, our second with Holland America. Combining the ... Read more
We have cruised on Princess and Carnival. Our cabin was smaller, the air conditioner didn't work well, and no ... Read more
Not a Fan of Holland America Traveler.to.everywhere
6/15
Holland America Cruise Lines goes to wonderful places. However you might not want to travel with them. There are ... Read more
Nieuw Amsterdam Colonel Vatutin
6/15
The good: - service was pleasing and top-notch throughout the ship, but I felt that pool staff was considerably slow ... Read more
My husband and I took our 3 sons (ages 23, 20 and 13) for their first trip to Europe. We specifically picked this ... Read more

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Not So Happy marek gil
6/15
My first time on cruise.Generally satisfied but taken by surprise that had to pay for plain water even from my room ... Read more
Parents took 3 kids, their spouses (significant other) and grandkids on a cruise to Alaska to celebrate their upcoming ... Read more
This ship should be taken out of service for a maajor overhaul. Bathroom tiles were mildew stained. Vinyl on ... 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
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

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6/15
This whole Alaska cruise is a joke. Imagine sailing through some of the most beautiful uninhabited country then ... Read more
We enjoyed our cruise ship experience with the smaller size of the vessel which allows for better customer service. ... Read more
Recently returned from a 14 night Alaska cruise on the Statendam, roundtrip from Seattle, June 1-15 2015. ... Read more
6/15
Wow, After reading some of the recent reviews, we were a bit concerned. But no need. Has cruising changed in 20 ... Read more
My mother and I sailed on the Amsterdam as an early birthday present to her. We got a great last-minute deal, 9 days ... Read more

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