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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: 294

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
I do not recommend Volendam or Holland America by crusiecustomer

I agree with the other Asia post about this voyage. Compared to other cruise liners Holland ... continue

Asia 01/14 1.0 out of 5+
9-21 December 2013 from Singapore to Hong Kong by freescot

We stayed in the inside stateroom on the main deck.

We had a great time.

We were ... continue

Asia 01/14 5.0 out of 5+
The Volendam - Absolutely no personality by EveeH

We cruised on the Volendam from 9 to 21 December 2013 - from Singapore to Hong Kong. This was ... continue

Asia 12/13 2.0 out of 5+
Almost perfect! by LOBOGORDO

We loved it! It was the longest cruise we've taken, and were afraid it might be too long. Bit it ... continue

Asia 01/14 5+ out of 5+
Disappointed not up to expectations by travelfriends 13

Embarkation and disembarkion were very efficient, cases were delivered quickly.

Cabin: ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 01/14 3.0 out of 5+
Perth - Melbourne on Volendam by shad2038

We chose this cruise for its itinery:- Esperance, Port Lincoln, Adelaide, Kangaroo Island. We ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 12/13 3.0 out of 5+
Very expensive shore excursions by possum6446

This was our third cruise with HAL, the others being Alaska and Mediterranean, which they ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 11/13 4.0 out of 5+
Volendam by purplepeopleeater53

Have been on a few Holland America ships and was the most disappointed one ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 03/14 2.0 out of 5+
Another wonderful cruise with HAL by Two cruisers downunder

Due to recent orthopaedic surgery I could not fly long distances so had to change our planned ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 01/14 5+ out of 5+
Fantastic Cruise!! by Fear-the-turtle

We are a married couple in our early 60s, veteran cruisers, and partial to HAL. This was our ... continue

South Pacific 11/13 5+ out of 5+
Volendam : Vancouver to Sydney by wombat52

From embarkation to disembarkation this cruise was fun and easy. There were no hassles at ... continue

South Pacific 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
Best experience we ever had! by astonge113

Since the moment we stepped on the boat, we were treated like royalty. The stateroom attendants, ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 10/13 5+ out of 5+
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 10/13 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 09/13 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

... continue
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 09/13 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 08/13 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 08/13 3.0 out of 5+
First and Last trip with HAL by kriskriiss

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

... continue
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 07/13 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 07/13 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.

... continue
Alaska 07/13 5.0 out of 5+
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