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Cruise Critic's Review 4.0 out of 5+ star rating
When Zuiderdam -- the first ship in Holland America's revolutionary Vista class -- was introduced back in 2002, it was much showier than its predecessors, with a flashy color scheme and younger ... read more
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Zuiderdam Cruise Reviews: 616

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
The Zuiderdam by mcotravelgal

My review of the Zuiderdam

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Alaska 06/13 3.0 out of 5+
Zuiderdam to Alaska by kish

Our first cruise experience

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Alaska 06/13 5+ out of 5+
Zuiderdam June 1, 2013 to Alaska by Kreg13

1st but not our last Holland America Cruise

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Alaska 06/13 5+ out of 5+
Zuiderdam Inside Passage, May 2013 by visagrunt

Mostly 9's on our guest surveys

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Alaska 05/13 5+ out of 5+
Zuderdam 11 May Alaska Cruise by sapete
The Zuiderdam's first Inside Passage cruise of the season ... continue
Alaska 05/13 5+ out of 5+
Crew of the Zuiderdam were very accommodating by covenantbelievers
Our cruise was cut short because of a family emergency. ... continue
Southern Caribbean 04/13 4.0 out of 5+
Very Pleasantly Surprised! by retiretwo
After reading the bad reviews, we weren't sure what to expect on the Zuiderdam. ... continue
Panama Canal & Central America 04/13 5+ out of 5+
Fine 11 day Panama Sunfarer by phinu
Cruise was pleasant surprise ... continue
Panama Canal & Central America 04/13 5.0 out of 5+
The Good - Bad - but MOSTLY UGLY by PaulMCO
The Zuiderdam is a tired ship and definitely needs a long (non-cosmetic) dry-dock . ... continue
Panama Canal & Central America 03/13 1.0 out of 5+
Panama Canal from Coast to Coast by jrowland
1st Time with H.A.L. 1st time cruising out of FLL, 1st time going to Panama Canal ... continue
Panama Canal & Central America 03/13 4.0 out of 5+
Good Bad and the Ugly.. by kisooya
Excellent Dining Room, Poor Buffet and the Worst Entertainment ... continue
Panama Canal & Central America 03/13 5.0 out of 5+
Panama Canal cruise on the Zuiderdamn by nickatnight
A wonderful adventure in the sun ... continue
Panama Canal & Central America 03/13 5+ out of 5+
11-Day Sunfarer Panama Canal Zuiderdam by Lilycat2010
Wow, we had a great trip on the Zuiderdam. My husband and I have been on one prior HAL cruise, and ... continue
Panama Canal & Central America 02/13 5.0 out of 5+
A great time on the Zuiderdam! by Dipsylee
The 2 of us were a little apprehensive about our 10 Sunfarer Cruise after reading some of the ... continue
Panama Canal & Central America 02/13 5.0 out of 5+
Zuiderdam Panama Canal Sunfarer - Four stars, not Five by StartrainDD
Would we sail the Zuiderdam again? Yes, but it would not be our first choice among the HAL fleet. ... continue
Panama Canal & Central America 01/13 4.0 out of 5+
Holland America did not do very well this time by server
Having been told that by HAL I could not book a transfer from FLL to the ship, it had to be done ... continue
Panama Canal & Central America 12/12 3.0 out of 5+
BEWARE: Certain Cabins ++++ by xxyyzz
Lots of cruising experience. Zuiderdam the worst. ... continue
Eastern Caribbean 12/12 3.0 out of 5+
HAL won us with Eurodam, lost us with Zuiderdam by Colonel Vatutin
A detailed review for those patient enough to read the fine print ... continue
Southern Caribbean 12/12 3.0 out of 5+
An inauspicious start, that turned for the better by kcscrapper
My wordy impression of the our time on the ship and in the ports. Port reviews available -- Feel ... continue
Panama Canal & Central America 12/12 3.0 out of 5+
We enjoyed our cruise, but ship needs dry dock..... by irishgirl87
We aren't complainers and had a great time, but there were a lot of problems with this ship. ... continue
Southern Caribbean 12/12 4.0 out of 5+
Best Yet by Froggy1942
My wife and I have always wanted to see the Panama Canal and this cruise provided that opportunity. ... continue
Panama Canal & Central America 12/12 5.0 out of 5+
LOVED IT! by Iamcookiea
My 12/12/12 birthday cruise was FABULOUS! ... continue
Panama Canal & Central America 12/12 5+ out of 5+
Zuiderdam Needs to be Banished from HAL by juliemax
This was our third holiday cruise with HAL. It was far below our expectations having been on their ... continue
Southern Caribbean 12/12 4.0 out of 5+
Poor Start but a Nice Recovery by bogey
Zuiderdam could have used a few more days in dry dock. ... continue
Southern Caribbean 12/12 4.0 out of 5+
Wonderful itinerary on a less than wonderful ship by Vagabondvoyager
What was a much anticipated cruise turned into an aggravating, scary experience. ... continue
Panama Canal & Central America 12/12 2.0 out of 5+
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