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Launched in 1997, Rotterdam VI is the sixth in a line of Holland America flagships and it shows. The first Rotterdam set sail in 1872, beginning a Holland America tradition and reputation that continued ...
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233 Holland America Rotterdam Cruise Reviews

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alex shaw
1 Review
Member Since 2014
First HAL cruise. Embarkation in Singapore was chaotic. 2 1/4 hours to get through check-ins. Cabin was fine, not ... Read more
Adelthedoc
1 Review
Member Since 2014
Last year I returned home from a holiday with my wife which included the 10-Day Holy Land Sojourn on-board the Holland ... Read more
RJBC
1 Review
Member Since 2006
95 Forum Posts
Had an excellent cruise through Indonesia, Malasia, SirLanka, India, and Oman. We are on the Dolphin Deck (1st ... Read more
JilP
1 Review
Member Since 2014
Although we have taken over 40 cruises, this was our first on Holland America and we would certainly cruise with them ... Read more
MITY
1 Review
Member Since 2012
Positives: Beautiful ship. Very good service by staff and crew. Smooth operation of complicated itinerary. Interesting ... Read more

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scotty410
1 Review
Member Since 2014
My wife and I renamed the ship: "Sorrydam." Second HAL cruise, last was the Ryandam, was five start service expected ... Read more
Ottawa Valley Cruisers
1 Review
Member Since 2012
4 Forum Posts
We have been on many cruises and this is the only one where the cruise line had food, activities and entertainment ... Read more
cruznfan94
1 Review
Member Since 2012
1 Forum Post
My first HAL cruise, but 20th overall cruise (I'm 32) My mom and aunt's 2nd with HAL (60's and 70's age ranges). We ... Read more
girl39
1 Review
Member Since 2008
65 Forum Posts
The Rotterdam is an older ship, but still very enjoyable. Great walking deck. Experienced staff. We were present for ... Read more
fourthalarm
2 Reviews
Member Since 2008
128 Forum Posts
Our plane was delayed and we didn't get to the ship until 4:05 and it was due to sail at 4:00, but they were still dong ... Read more

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pittypat10
1 Review
Member Since 2013
12 Forum Posts
We loved the Rotterdam. The ship is very clean, just the right size, and there is plenty to do. The staff was ... Read more
loversr4ever
1 Review
Member Since 2006
27 Forum Posts
We fly into Rome and spend 3 jam packed days walking and seeing and walking and seeing and etc, etc. We were tired and ... Read more
sailSeas
1 Review
Member Since 2013
Ship information: MS Rotterdam ocean view deck 3 Activities: nightly show in theater, and daily filled with different ... Read more
guayames
1 Review
Member Since 2008
17 Forum Posts
Just back from our 42 day Mediterranean cruise. Yes after 117 days (Jan to May 2013) World Cruise in the Amsterdam we ... Read more
Gary72
8 Reviews
Member Since 2008
356 Forum Posts
Let me preface the following by saying we chose the cruise exclusively based upon the ports (La Coruna for Santiago, ... Read more

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tanguera
3 Reviews
Member Since 2012
1 Forum Post
We just returned from the Iberian Explorer cruise. We will start with the positive comments. Nice large cabins, we had ... Read more
Torontobert68
2 Reviews
Member Since 2013
2 Forum Posts
MS Rotterdam is one of the older ships in the Holland America Line (built in the 1990s), medium size by today's ... Read more
gsmholiday
1 Review
Member Since 2013
As first time cruisers we couldn't have chosen a better cruise line, and such wonderful ports of call. When we arrived ... Read more
hesaan-3
1 Review
Member Since 2013
we left from Rotterdam on the 6th July on a 21 day cruise from the outside the ship looks good pick up from the airport ... Read more
JD in MD
4 Reviews
Member Since 2008
909 Forum Posts
Having done this cruise 7 years ago, the cooler summer temperatures of the ports enticed us to cruise here again for ... Read more

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surfcitygirl
4 Reviews
Member Since 2012
75 Forum Posts
The last time I had cruised Holland America was 35 years ago or so. My traveling partners had been several times more ... Read more
mathdan
1 Review
Member Since 2010
7 Forum Posts
Family of four, two teenage daughters. 2nd time cruisers first time on NCL as part of a family reunion. Cruise was part ... Read more
Belgian fry
2 Reviews
Member Since 2005
193 Forum Posts
Our group was composed of two couples from Belgium and one from the UK. Two were first time cruisers, two were new to ... Read more
Jgcorpgypsy
2 Reviews
Member Since 2012
1 Forum Post
Three weeks before departure our Personal Cruise Consultant, Katriana, called to offer us a reasonably priced upgrade ... Read more
trinity2355
1 Review
Member Since 2010
77 Forum Posts
with 400 plus passengers being on tha Rotterdam for the whole 90 day cruise I made a lot of great friends. the food ... Read more

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