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Cruise Critic's Review 4.0 out of 5+ star rating
As cruise ships go, Holland America's 16-year-old Ryndam is approaching its "golden years." But instead of slowing down, the ship has just undergone the second of HAL's "Signature of Excellence" ... read more
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Ryndam Cruise Reviews: 278

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Sea warriors by sea warrior

This was our fourth HAL cruise. We decided to take this cruise because of the pricing and ... continue

Western Caribbean 03/14 3.0 out of 5+
What a blast for our family! by buffalobilbur

Our family spent spring break on board the Ryndam. My husband, my 11 year old son, my 9 year old ... continue

Western Caribbean 03/14 5.0 out of 5+
Signature of something by nodumblond

Husband and I were thrilled to be coming back to HAL after a seven-year absence. This was my ... continue

Western Caribbean 03/14 4.0 out of 5+
Solid Experience by snorkelgirl1

This is my 19th cruise on 8 cruise lines to give you some perspective. The Ryndam is a small ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 02/14 5.0 out of 5+
Very pleasant cruise with room for improvement by kitkat343

Our family (a three year old, two parents and four grandparents) all generally enjoyed this ... continue

Western Caribbean 01/14 4.0 out of 5+
Sailing on the Ryndam 1/26/14 by loonyhiker

Personal Background Information:

We are a retired couple in the mid 50s and early 60s ... continue

Southern Caribbean 01/14 5.0 out of 5+
Fantastic cruise on a classic ship by jhg20852

This was my 58th cruise and it was one of the best. The cruise was to celebrate my Mom's 80th ... continue

Southern Caribbean 01/14 5+ out of 5+
Nice cruise to Southern Caribbean by solo lady

Stayed in a hotel in Tampa prior to the cruise. Scow in New England was a travel problem. ... continue

Southern Caribbean 01/14 5.0 out of 5+
Western Caribbean, 7 nights, Jan 2014 by solo lady

First days were uncoordinated in the deck 7 dining room with wrong food selections delivered to ... continue

Western Caribbean 01/14 5+ out of 5+
Another great cruise by humingbird

We took the 14-day South Caribbean Cruise on Holland America Ryndam from January 5 to 19. This ... continue

Southern Caribbean 01/14 5+ out of 5+
Pre-Christmas getaway by retiretwo

We are retired 60 yr olds who felt like a pre-Christmas cruise would be a nice get-away from the ... continue

Southern Caribbean 12/13 5+ out of 5+
Christmas on the Ryndam, by superoma

This was our first Christmas cruise ever. We enjoyed ourselves and may do this again. The Ryndam ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 5+ out of 5+
Disappointed by Toscannini 2

Previously, I sailed with Holland-America, on the Veendam in 1999, and the Volendam in 2001. ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 2.0 out of 5+
15 Day Barcelona to Tampa on HAL Ryndam by paul8


15 Day Barcelona to Tampa on HAL ... continue

Transatlantic 11/13 5+ out of 5+
Worst Cruise Experience by glamorglo

First time cruiser on Holland America and likely the last. The Stateroom was spacious but only ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 11/13 3.0 out of 5+
Ryndam review by cancrit99

We are fairly experienced cruisers, on a range of cruise lines, our favourites among the "big ... continue

Transatlantic 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
7 Day Rome to Barcelona on HAL Ryndam by paul8



I was on this cruise ... continue

Spain 10/13 5+ out of 5+
7 Day Athens to Rome on the HAL Ryndam by paul8


I was on this cruise from Athens to Tampa which was known as the 29-Day ... continue

Italy 10/13 5+ out of 5+
Never again. by Wolfgang1

I jumped ship from RCCL/Celebrity to HAL on the recommendation of some friends, I'm jumping ... continue

Eastern Mediterranean 10/13 1.0 out of 5+
HAL Sliding Downhill by law@115

This was our 6th cruise on HAL and both DW and I think the quality and value has slipped since ... continue

Eastern Mediterranean 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
The best cruise ever on a REAL ship by HeinBloed

I could keep it short: Best cruise ever on a REAL ship. But why REAL in capital ... continue

Mediterranean 09/13 5+ out of 5+
HAL Ryndam: an excellent cruise by RobertGraves

This is a too lengthy review of only a short (seven-day) cruise, but it reflects our enjoyment ... continue

Europe - Greek Isles 09/13 5+ out of 5+
Worst Cruise - EVER! The Ship is a disgrace by Jonathon

MS Ryndam Holland America Line 23 September 2013 Cruise

Stateroom dirty, on arrival hair ... continue

Greece 09/13 Not Rated
Norwegian Fjords on Ryndam by Bogbain Flower

A wonderful fjord experience

... continue
Baltic & Northern Europe 08/13 5+ out of 5+
First taste of Holland America Line by WT Jackii

Delightfully sunny Norweigan cruise

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Baltic & Northern Europe 07/13 4.0 out of 5+
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