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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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607 Holland America Vancouver Cruise Reviews

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hrhdhd1010
1 Review
This was my first cruise to Alaska, my first Holland cruise, my sixth cruise overall. I traveled solo and due to the ... Read more
dockman
6 Reviews
Member Since 2001
173 Forum Posts
This was my fourth cruise on the Volendam in past three years. Last year I did the reverse Sydney to Vancouver so I ... Read more
JosNaylor
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I am not a usual contributor to review forums but I am struggling to reconcile the wonderful cruise just experienced on ... Read more
ThomasBozek
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We were in Cabin 7004, Neptune Suite. To begin with the cabin was tired and worn, dirty furniture on the veranda, only ... Read more
Linerguy
10 Reviews
Member Since 2000
938 Forum Posts
I’m torn. I wanted so much to be able to praise my recent cruise on the NOORDAM. In the past, I’ve had ... Read more

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kahrah01
1 Review
Member Since 2015
At our friends' urging for us to try cruising, and not wanting a daily docking, we went all out with this 25 day, 10 ... Read more
JohnOsment
1 Review
Member Since 2015
My wife and I booked this cruise to relax at the end of a three week driving tour of the Canadian Rockies. We were ... Read more
nancygus
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Six of us took the Alaska cruise out of Vancouver BC and the trip was great....beyond my expectations!! We had a nice ... Read more
Cofeeguy
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Overall, we had a great trip. I did the inside passage in the 1960's, and the whole trip was foggy with cold rain; ... Read more
mosey7
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We have cruised just about every cruise line including some 5* rated lines. This was our first trip on Holland ... Read more

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coloradocruser
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We were on the Zaandam Sept 6 for 7 days. We then took a land tour for 4 nights in Denali. We drove to Seattle and ... Read more
Higntn
1 Review
Member Since 2013
24 Forum Posts
This was our 4th HAL cruise and 2nd time to Alaska. We had done the route out of Seattle the last time so wanted to try ... Read more
Ttomred
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This our my 3rd cruise. We've gone with 2 other cruise lines in the past and loved every minute. Sadly I can't say ... Read more
Marlene Ingenthron
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was not our first cruise and compared to the others we were on, it was very disappointing. We were not impressed ... Read more
peter grant
8 Reviews
Member Since 2008
21 Forum Posts
My wife and I have a 30-year relationship with Holland America, stretching back to a Christmas cruise on the old ... Read more

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beatriz22
6 Reviews
Member Since 2004
1,205 Forum Posts
This was our 2nd same trip to Alaska on this ship chosen for the dates and size of the ship. Will start with some ... Read more
Reg2010
4 Reviews
Member Since 2010
2 Forum Posts
This cruise was included in our package tour of the Rockies which my husband and I had undertaken to celebrate our ... Read more
DACzuhause
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was our third cruise and first time with HAL. We had a great time and would choose the Volendam and HAL again. ... Read more
liz358
1 Review
Member Since 2015
9/15
My daughter and I were on the holiday of a lifetime and it included the cruise on the Volendam to Alaska. Our room was ... Read more
tpamm
1 Review
Member Since 2015
1 Forum Post
After booking the 14-day round-trip cruise (first cruise, first time in Alaska) I became a little nervous after reading ... Read more

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AW from E-Town
1 Review
Member Since 2015
The inhospitable environment created by the leadership of the Oosterdam ruined our Holland America cruise experience! ... Read more
expatriate
2 Reviews
Member Since 2012
We are not habitual cruisers and use mainly repositioning voyages to avoid air travel. We had previously made a ... Read more
spankyfinch
5 Reviews
Member Since 2009
194 Forum Posts
Wasn't sure about this ship by the reviews here...I would say having lived it, its average to the ten-ish others ... Read more
JWalshe
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Our first (and probably last) cruise was chosen in order to visit Alaska while we were staying in Vancouver. We ... Read more
bawilliams2
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We just got back from a fabulous cruise to Alaska on the Volendam. It was a multigenerational cruise including Nana, ... Read more

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