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Cruise Critic's Review 4.0 out of 5+ star rating
With its mid-sized capacity and classic styling, Holland America's stately Maasdam is a manageable and pleasant ship. After eighteen years in service, it has succeeded in retaining its youth -- with ... read more
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Maasdam Cruise Reviews: 306

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Great Experience by mcriss50

We chose the Boston to Montreal cruise to celebrate our 20th anniversary because we would not ... continue

Canada & New England 08/14 5.0 out of 5+
Nice ports to visit, awful room, so-so food and entertainment by Ted777

Overall I'd give this 3\10 - not good. Our experience was negative mainly due to our room. Our ... continue

Canada & New England 08/14 2.0 out of 5+
Food and service exceeded expectation by davch

Smallish ship of 1250 passengers means never feeling crowded, but still having pretty much the ... continue

Canada & New England 08/14 5+ out of 5+
First and LAST cruise by Phil347

This was my first and last cruise with this line,

The crew is 95% Philippians and spoke ... continue

U.S.A. 08/14 1.0 out of 5+
Small Ship is a bit of Heaven by glennarm

After having been on many larger ships it was a joy to try the smallest ship we've been on. The ... continue

Canada & New England 07/14 5+ out of 5+
Glad to be back on Holland America by stevecblock

We have been on many cruises (16 at last count) but only one previous HAL cruise on the Noordam. ... continue

Canada & New England 07/14 5+ out of 5+
Great Family Time by CurCat

We just got back from this cruise, on which we went a little hesitantly, because of all the ... continue

Canada & New England 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
Loyal Royal tries Maasdam - fantastic trip! by masonpips

My parents wanted to take a summer trip with us and we were all interested in the New England ... continue

Canada & New England 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
7 HAL cruises - 6 great - 1 disappointing by G'sYaYa

As usual, the cabin stewards and dining stewards service and food were excellent. I enjoyed ... continue

Canada & New England 07/14 3.0 out of 5+
A Good Cruise, Despite Hurricane Arthur by garvey818

There was a lot to like on this cruise, starting with the selection of ports. With only one ... continue

Canada & New England 07/14 4.0 out of 5+
Wonderful cruise by Eburg

I had 2 weeks vacations with nowhere to go when I saw a last minute sailing offer on the Canada ... continue

Canada & New England 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
A delightful experience by bjkrlk

Just returned from another Holland America cruise. Yes, we are biased. We are 4 star mariners ... continue

Canada & New England 07/14 5+ out of 5+
An Excellent Canada and New England Cruise by colewade

This was our third HAL cruise, but the Maasdam may just be my favorite ship among the three. ... continue

Canada & New England 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
15 Marvelous Maasdam Days by mame42

I am now officially, seriously, forever spoiled!

Pos: Ship-The Maasdam gleamed with ... continue

Canada & New England 05/14 5.0 out of 5+
Another great cruise by jasart

Another great cruise. The April 21 2014 Eastern Caribbean cruise was my 13th Holland cruise. My ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 05/14 5+ out of 5+
11 fabulous Southern Caribbean nights by slabeaume

This was our first Springtime cruise. It turned out to be a beautiful time to cruise. The ... continue

Southern Caribbean 05/14 5+ out of 5+
Wonderful cruise on the Maasdam by SillySailor1955

Just home today from a 10 day cruise in the Caribbean on HAL Maasdam. What a delightful ship ... continue

Western Caribbean 05/14 5+ out of 5+
Wonderful cruise on the Maasdam by jaspersmycat

I had a wonderful time on this cruise. This was my second solo cruise.

I did not go to ... continue

Southern Caribbean 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
Southern Caribbean Charms on a Charming Lady by 0bnxshs

Overall, the cruise, and the Maasdam, was great! The ship was clean, the elevators were all ... continue

Southern Caribbean 05/14 5.0 out of 5+
Rio, for Carnival and the Amazon by retnursemary

This was our second long cruise on HAL. A year ago, we were on the Westerdam for a 30 day cruise ... continue

Southern Caribbean 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
Maasdam hanging in there by race ave al

after disembarking from the ziederdam on the same day, we strolled across to the maasdam, one of ... continue

Southern Caribbean 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
Good and Bad. by jaxcruiser1961

The Good first:  Due to a norovirus incident, we didn't board until late. I'm glad the crew ... continue

Southern Caribbean 04/14 4.0 out of 5+
Sad but True by cold up north

We chose this cruise as we had previously excellent experiences on HAL's Noordam. On this trip ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 02/14 2.0 out of 5+
Courteous and personal service on a not so graceful aging ship by Chestnut lodge

Wife and I and our usual cruising companions drove to the port from North Carolina. We parked ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 02/14 4.0 out of 5+
A Signature of Shame not Signature of Excellence by BadDog04

The Maasdam is a ship built back in 1993 which accommodates up to 1,258 passengers. When ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 02/14 1.0 out of 5+
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