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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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22 Holland America USA Cruise Reviews

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2 Reviews
Member Since 2004
28 Forum Posts
This was our first time on a Holland America Ship. We have done many cruises with Princess, Norwegian, Celebrity and ... Read more
PWDfolks
4 Reviews
Member Since 2011
10 Forum Posts
Right up front - the best part of this cruise was the crew members we met. Each was pleasant, accommodating and ... Read more
Phil347
1 Review
Member Since 2014
This was my first and last cruise with this line, The crew is 95% Philippians and spoke and radioed to each other in ... Read more
shuksan7
1 Review
Member Since 2001
84 Forum Posts
We live near Vancouver, BC so enjoy the coastal repo cruises. After several on Princess, we tried HAL on a 3-night from ... Read more
I wish I was cruising now
1 Review
Member Since 2008
1 Forum Post
Hello Friends at Cruise Critic, We were passengers on board the Holland America Amsterdam Pacific Northwest cruise. The ... Read more
Sweetie and Big G
2 Reviews
Member Since 2013
2 Forum Posts
The Prinsendam was billed by both the HA rep on the phone and the on board cruise consultant as a high end experience. ... Read more
Lulubelle45
3 Reviews
Member Since 2011
386 Forum Posts
There were four of us traveling on this 4 day trip from Vancouver BC to San Diego aboard the Zaandam. Not really a ... Read more
dragspel
1 Review
Member Since 2012
We were part of a 70-person group who were celebrating a member's 80th Birthday, and came up by bus from Seattle to ... Read more
Poonster
2 Reviews
Member Since 2011
Left Over cruising means you get a great deal because you are joining in on the last sector or more than one sector of ... Read more
jtandkt
1 Review
Member Since 2011
We recently booked a cruise aboard the Oosterdam traveling from Vancouver to San Diego - a 4 day re-positioning cruise. ... Read more
lulusplurge
3 Reviews
Member Since 2006
25 Forum Posts
I have not sailed on Holland America before. It is a much larger ship than I am used to, but quite manageable in a ... Read more
TravelGirlinDallas
3 Reviews
Member Since 2011
51 Forum Posts
This repositioning cruise from Vancouver to San Diego was the first cruise after the Oosterdam was in drydock during ... Read more
GrayGrammy
7 Reviews
Member Since 2011
1 Forum Post
This 4-day reposition down the Western US coast was the least satisfying HAL cruise we've ever taken. The atmosphere ... Read more
Liat
12 Reviews
Member Since 2003
1,321 Forum Posts
EURODAM CRUISE REVIEW - AUGUST 24 - SEPTEMBER 10, 2011 ROUTE OF THE VIKINGS - TRANSATLANTICI am Phil Haggerty and my ... Read more
Lucky Dad
1 Review
Member Since 2011
I'd like to say something nice nicely, but if you care enough to read this, you should prefer the straight scoop. ... Read more
one80pastor
1 Review
Member Since 2010
6 Forum Posts
Let me start with stating that we love cruising and I am normally one of the most positive people on the planet. I ... Read more
rkacruiser
3 Reviews
Member Since 2002
6,361 Forum Posts
Arriving in a rainy Montreal on October 6th after two uneventful flights on Delta, I was ready for my trip to begin. ... Read more
yorkshireterrierist
1 Review
Member Since 2006
156 Forum Posts
9/10
We chose this cruise to have a short sampling of a different cruise line as we have only been on RCL before. We were ... Read more
Tarey
1 Review
Member Since 2010
48 Forum Posts
Pacific Coastal - 5 days on the Oosterdam Embarkation: Took a taxi to Canada Place - delivered right to where we ... Read more
Strode Wallace
10 Reviews
Member Since 2007
50 Forum Posts
DESTINATIONS GREAT BUT HAL SERVICE CONTINUES TO SINK ON RECENT EURODAM TRANSLATIC A recent Transatlantic Cruise ... Read more
atlasali
4 Reviews
Member Since 2005
1,965 Forum Posts
Our first cruise to Alaska was 27 years ago on the SS Universe (the ship used for the Semester at Sea program). We were ... Read more
Jeff Betz
10 Reviews
Member Since 2007
We took a repositioning cruise on HAL Zaandam from Vancouver BC to San Diego in early October. This was our ... Read more

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