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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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867 Holland America Family Cruise Reviews

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grendel_z
1 Review
Member Since 2015
7/15
After reading all of the negative reviews about the food, the ship, the service (though this usually gets high marks) ... Read more
Alphen
2 Reviews
Member Since 2010
1,333 Forum Posts
Our ninth cruise on HAL, our first on Ryndam, we were a couple from Holland, both in our early fifties. Although she ... Read more
jaikishan
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We wanted an Alaskan experience via the cruise. We booked Holland America liner ,Amsterdam. We were boarding from ... Read more
santabarbaraserenity
1 Review
Member Since 2015
ALASKA CRUISE---Summertime FIRST I want to give great thanks to Imam and Sam, who were our amazing cabin stewards! ... Read more
Mimi26
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was my very first Holland America Cruise, and first cruise to Alaska. I've been to 3 cruises before this, all of ... Read more

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Crusin Aggie
1 Review
Member Since 2015
19 Forum Posts
We very much enjoyed our time on the Maasdam. The ship has been impeccably maintained and of course the HAL crew/staff ... Read more
Fariba
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We (2 adults, a teen and a pre-teen) loved this ship and the cruise. There was always something to do for each one of ... Read more
ajscott
2 Reviews
Member Since 2014
This was my 7th cruise, first with Holland America. Overall I enjoyed myself on this cruise. Holland America seems to ... Read more
Deb Thomas
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was our first cruise, and hope it isn't our last. The ship was beautiful. We were spoiled everyday by ... Read more
Alialio
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We recently traveled to Canada to embark on the Maasdam for a 7 day cruise to Boston via Qubec, Prince Edward Island, ... Read more

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txblossom
1 Review
Member Since 2015
7/15
Agree with many other folks that the Eurodam is definitely in need of a facelift - tired furnishings & worn ... Read more
Pamf
2 Reviews
Member Since 2011
109 Forum Posts
I really liked the Eurodam and the semi obstructed oceanview cabin was a really nice size and very comfortable. ... Read more
Go three
1 Review
Member Since 2015
5 Forum Posts
We have cruised many times (55 plus night with Royal Caribbean and 30 plus with Carnival) This was our first HAL. ... Read more
flaed
4 Reviews
Member Since 2006
8 Forum Posts
We had a wonderful trip. Went to Vancouver and stayed in a super hotel, the Fairmont Waterfront. They parked the ship ... Read more
imaproudma
2 Reviews
Member Since 2010
2 Forum Posts
This is my 12th cruise on several different lines so I feel qualified to review our trip. We are a family of four ... Read more

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Settyboo
1 Review
Member Since 2015
My husband and I were surprised by our daughter Julie and her husband Will with the trip of a lifetime, an Alaskan ... Read more
ironhead48
1 Review
Member Since 2013
11 Forum Posts
we traveled with our daughter and 3 granddaughters. we had 2 oceanview cabins next to each other. It was on the main ... Read more
Cookmb
2 Reviews
Member Since 2010
44 Forum Posts
Let me start by saying we choose our cruises based on the itinerary, not the cruise line or ship. We have sailed ... Read more
Diminoj@yahoo.com
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This smaller ship had the qualities of great food with a good variety of choices. The service was also very good. We ... Read more
paboo62
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Just returned from a 7 day Alaskan inside passage cruise with Holland America on the m/s Noordam, sailing dates July ... Read more

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ijsprinses
1 Review
Member Since 2014
47 Forum Posts
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
chirk
3 Reviews
Member Since 2004
52 Forum Posts
We're active independent mature travelers who went on our sixth cruise, our second with Holland America. Combining the ... Read more
Teresa1
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was our first cruise on Holand America, and I can say it will be our last. Queuing for thirty minutes each ... Read more
judi17754
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Never Again on Holland America! My recent trip to Alaska from Seattle on Holland America’s Westerdam, in ... Read more
BobbyOrr
4 Reviews
Member Since 2008
102 Forum Posts
Went on the Noordam out of Vancouver. Chose Vancouver for a couple of reasons. Lots of flights from our hometown ( ... Read more

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