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Cruise Critic's Review 4.0 out of 5+ star rating
When it was launched in 1999, Volendam had the highest passenger capacity in Holland America's fleet. The ship is nearly 61,000 tons and carries 1,432 passengers, and, in a move that seems quaint ... read more
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Volendam Cruise Reviews: 282

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Wonderful first time cruise - exceeded all expectations! by Richy-roo

A friend and I took this cruise with some reservations, having seen other member reviews. I ... continue

Alaska 09/13 5.0 out of 5+
Alaska 2013 by Rookie44

After my last cruise this spring on the Nieuw Amsterdam we said we would not travel again on HAL ... continue

Alaska 09/13 5.0 out of 5+
Loved our Alaskan Cruise by Dancing with a Smile

I really liked Holland America. Dancing in the Crow's Nest was wonderful. Chase took requests ... continue

Alaska 08/13 5.0 out of 5+
Alaska Sailing by CMDE

We sailed on on the August 21st sailing of the Volendam. We arrived in Vancouver 2 days prior ... continue

Alaska 08/13 3.0 out of 5+
Going to Alaska by cmlk14

A seven day cruise on the Volendam from Vancouver

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Alaska 08/13 5.0 out of 5+
Volendam - no major complaints, liked balcony rm & smaller ship by lifesabeachum

Chose HAL Volendam for smaller ship size, Vancouver departure, more of an adult clientele, and ... continue

Alaska 07/13 4.0 out of 5+
Won't cruise with Holland America again by cruisesshouldpamper

My husband and I traveled HAL on the Volendam to Alaska with our 4 kids as part of an extended ... continue

Alaska 07/13 3.0 out of 5+
Volendam Alaska Cruise July 31/13 by AT9

Hi All, we just got back from a 1 week cruise on the Volendam, review below...hope it helps ... continue

Alaska 07/13 3.0 out of 5+
First and Last trip with HAL by kriskriiss

Not what I expected from HAL. 3 star service at best

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Alaska 07/13 3.0 out of 5+
First time cruiser by AussieAbroad

As a first time cruiser, I didn't really know what to expect, but I can say that I did very much ... continue

Alaska 07/13 3.0 out of 5+
Amazing Alaska - but HAL was not what we hoped for by Wookie01

Our Alaska cruise was my 60th birthday present, a wonderful way to celebrate a milestone in a ... continue

Alaska 06/13 4.0 out of 5+
Really Enjoyed Alaska and the Volendam by In Toronto

We had a wonderful cruise on the Volendam. June 19, - 26, 2013. This was a 7 day return ... continue

Alaska 06/13 4.0 out of 5+
Of the 15 cruises we've taken, this ship was the best! by papajimd

Every aspect was top notch...we will sail Volendam again.

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Alaska 06/13 5.0 out of 5+
Give Volendam a miss by Wozzie29

Content of cruise was good but the ship is old and worn out with tasteless food offerings

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Alaska 06/13 3.0 out of 5+
Volendam Alaska Cruise by Gilly allen

We chose the Volendam as we wanted a smaller ship with 5* accommodation and food to explore the ... continue

Alaska 06/13 2.0 out of 5+
VOLENDAM DELIVERS by ItaliaCruiser75

My three sons and I just returned from a 7 day Inside Passage Cruise on the VOLENDAM.

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Alaska 06/13 4.0 out of 5+
2013 Volendam to Alaska from Vancouver by wmkl000

Wonderful experience

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Alaska 06/13 5.0 out of 5+
Alaska Cruise by nyrxman

High expectatiions not met

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Alaska 06/13 2.0 out of 5+
Some thoughts on our Alaska cruise by northern dancer 37

Could be better - could be worse

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Alaska 05/13 4.0 out of 5+
Alaska Roundtrip May 12 - 29, 2013 by kwogni

ms Volendam visits Juneau, Skagway, Ketchikan, Glacier Bay, and Inside Passage

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Alaska 05/13 5.0 out of 5+
Holland America ms Volendam Review 2013 by lovely_serenity
May 2013, our first experience with HAL ... continue
Alaska 05/13 Not Rated
April Trans-Pacific by Bobblsc
Our April 15 to May 1 time on the Volendam as we crossed the Pacific Ocean was mixed between ... continue
Asia 04/13 4.0 out of 5+
Hong Kong to Kobe march 2013 by the photographers wife
We embarked at Hong Kong.Should have been Ocean Terminal but changed to Modern Terminal,a container ... continue
Asia 03/13 5.0 out of 5+
14 day hong Kong to Kobe by marcc
We enjoyed the trip tremendously and we would be perfectly happy to do it again. ... continue
Asia 03/13 4.0 out of 5+
Volendam on the skids by MaryFlorence
Volendam not as good as it used to be ... continue
Asia 03/13 3.0 out of 5+
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