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From the get-go, Holland America's Vista Class has suffered a bit of an identity crisis. This is not unexpected from a design intended to bridge the gap between Holland America's venerable passengers and ...
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709 Holland America Oosterdam Cruise Reviews

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MargaretNC
5 Reviews
Member Since 2015
This was our first HAL cruise and we were pleased. The ship was decorated in subdued colors and was not ... Read more
beach1948
2 Reviews
Member Since 2004
For us (ages 68 and 66), this was our 20th cruise (with various cruise lines). For most cruises over a week in ... Read more
Weighanchor3
1 Review
Member Since 2016
After reading some less than favorable reviews I felt compelled to write this review. First off and seriously, this may ... Read more
dkali@dccnet.com
1 Review
Member Since 2016
After travelling on a number of cruise lines I had 3 bad experiences with Holland America. It does not matter the ship ... Read more
Culbles
1 Review
Member Since 2016
43 Forum Posts
We enjoyed our trip to the southern Caribbean in late December 2015 (Christmas trip) on the Oosterdam. But one bad ... Read more

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sheekar
2 Reviews
Member Since 2012
Being an avid traveler and having travelled the world, this trip by far was the most absolute worst cruise I have ever ... Read more
Malloy
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Pros: - Impeccable service staff (one exception - see cons) - Great food, nice variety of dishes and chef ... Read more
Zelicious
1 Review
Member Since 2015
The other reviews are correct in stating that the ship is due for dry dock. My understanding is that it will be ... Read more
Offenbachrm
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was our 7th cruise, 4th on HAL, and 3rd on the Oosterdam. Our first cruise was on Carnival in 1987, and that ... Read more
Reefnut
1 Review
Member Since 2011
11/15
This was our ninth cruise and 5th with Holland America line. After reading some of the reviews I was a bit worried but ... Read more

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Ayden
2 Reviews
Member Since 2007
124 Forum Posts
We returned last night from what will now be referred to as 'the trip from Hell on the Oosterclunk'. I will start out ... Read more
Good-Cruiser
2 Reviews
Member Since 2009
2 Forum Posts
I was looking forward to this cruise for over a year. We were originally booked on Eurodam in November but had to be ... Read more
nevis82
1 Review
Member Since 2010
2 Forum Posts
Embarkation was very organized and efficient. Cabins ready at check in. Small verandah cabin (5027) - beds as usual ... Read more
Bob Murphy
1 Review
Member Since 2015
My wife and I have cruised 15 times several with Celebrity ,Norwegian , Royal Caribbean , one Carnival several Holland ... Read more
Khyran SK
1 Review
Member Since 2014
20 Forum Posts
After some negative comments on previous reviews we were pleasantly surprised at our Oosterdam experience. The ship ... Read more

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Nashville travelers
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We normally cruise with princess or royal. We decided to try HAL because of the great price. Everyone brags on HAL ... Read more
kevingastreich
3 Reviews
Member Since 2014
134 Forum Posts
This was our third Holland America cruise, our first to the Caribbean. Although the Caribbean isn’t my favorite ... Read more
mman
9 Reviews
Member Since 2011
1 Forum Post
Just returned from 10 day Southern Caribbean on Oosterdam. While it was a good cruise overall there was nothing ... 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

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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
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
Rutgers80
1 Review
Member Since 2015
After my 3 day land tour and torture of the 10 hour bus ride from Denali I was looking forward to just relaxing on the ... Read more
kelsey10
1 Review
Member Since 2015
What a huge disappointment this cruise has been. We usually cruise with Norwegian and we made a mistake by trying ... Read more
Colleen and Steve
1 Review
Member Since 2015
My wife and I arrived at the Vancouver Airport at 11am. Were met and welcomed by a HAL rep who arranged for a cab to ... Read more

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