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Cruise Critic's Review 4.0 out of 5+ star rating
Editor's note: Beginning January 16, 2015, Oosterdam will offer world-class musical performances with the B.B. King's Blues Club experience, five nights a week in the Queen's ... read more
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Oosterdam Cruise Reviews: 628

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Wonderful first cruise to Alaska by txmomofjandr

We arrived in Seward a few days early and took advantage of the many amenities offered. Stayed ... continue

Alaska 07/14 5+ out of 5+
Good itinerary; disappointing ship by cruiseesl

I have been on one previous Alaska cruise (a different cruise line) and one previous HAL cruise, ... continue

Alaska 07/14 3.0 out of 5+

Let me preface this with the admission that I know this review is long but I prefer to think of ... continue

Alaska 07/14 Not Rated
Holland America - highly touted promotions a bust! by Jplum

One main reason that we chose Holland America was the highly touted Culinary Arts program. We ... continue

Alaska 07/14 3.0 out of 5+
Alaska At It's Best With HAL by PROCRUISE

We had the pleasure of visiting Alaska for 20 days, June 5th to June 24th. Included was the one ... continue

Alaska 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
First cruise experience by wakey47

I have never cruised before but my wife and I wanted to visit the inside passage of Alaska and ... continue

Alaska 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
Oosterdam Not Perfect, But Very Good by observer2013

Just got back from a 12-day HAL Denali-plus-Oosterdam trip (Seward-Vancouver cruise) and here ... continue

Alaska 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
Alaska Adventure by 2fast4u

After very busy few days in Denali, we were really looking forward to boarding the ship for a ... continue

Alaska 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
HAL's Oosterdam to Alaska by debkaysmith

We are seasoned cruisers with 20+ cruises under our respective belts, both in our mid-50's. We ... continue

Alaska 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
I'm not a cruise person, but there were some positives by Angela&Grandpa

I'm not at all a cruise person. I generally travel with no plan and float from place to place. I ... continue

Alaska 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
Sydney to Seattle: 28 Days by dockman

I have been on 60++ cruises to include many on Holland America so frankly I have semi "been ... continue

South Pacific 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
True Holiday by Old Bulldog

After looking into various cruise lines, my husband and I agreed on Holland America as it seemed ... continue

South Pacific 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
14 night New Zealand discovery by Stevedm

A cruise to New Zealand was something my wife and I had wanted to do for a very long time, and ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 04/14 4.0 out of 5+
The 'Miracle Upgrade' - we got one! by quasi-aussie

Background information - We are 'young', active 59 and 64 year olds. This was our 4th cruise ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
Fantastic cruise by Rtarraran

My wife and I just got back from our 1st cruise, we enjoyed the experience very much, we had an ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 04/14 5+ out of 5+
More than pleased by

1-CABIN My husband and I have just had cruise with H.A.L 14 nights, and we were more than happy. ... continue

South Pacific 03/14 5.0 out of 5+
Dissapointment by lungalonga

After having cruised with various lines (20 times) My wife and I decided to try the Holland ... continue

South Pacific 03/14 2.0 out of 5+
great ship by gravla

Did not know what to expect as we are first time cruisers, but did a lot of research on the net ... continue

South Pacific 03/14 5+ out of 5+
HAL Oosterdam South Pacific delights cruise, 02/03/2014. by cratey

My wife and I have cruised all over the world with a number of companies, so when we choose to ... continue

South Pacific 03/14 3.0 out of 5+
Some good, some not so good-Won't cruise HAL again by Maggie2007

First, and most important, today's HAL is not the HAL of years past. It was once a gracious and ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 02/14 3.0 out of 5+
HAL needs to lift it's game big time, I was a major fan but... by Traveltroupe

Just arrived back today (19 January 2014) from a South Pacific Cruise departing Sydney. Firstly, ... continue

South Pacific 01/14 2.0 out of 5+
Oosterdam everything I wanted by Gidsygirl

My husband and I cruised to New Zealand on the Oosterdam for our 50th Wedding anv and to visit ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 03/14 5.0 out of 5+
So relaxing, had a great time by Nattl3s

Sailed away to the South Pacific for Christmas and New Year on the Oosterdam. It was my third ... continue

South Pacific 01/14 4.0 out of 5+
Xmas cruise disgrace by Bpatt

I and my husband were another two of the unfortunates that chose the Xmas new year cruise. Dirty ... continue

South Pacific 01/14 1.0 out of 5+
HAL not like it used to be by Calpespain

Quick synopsis:

Old ship in need of total refurbishment to bring up to today’s ... continue

South Pacific 01/14 2.0 out of 5+
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