Subscribe today
Get Cruise Critic in your inbox
Your Ultimate Cruise Guide

Holland America Veendam Cruise Reviews

Filter reviews by:
Your selections (clear selections):
Holland America x
Veendam x
Veendam
Veendam
Member Reviews
71% Loved It
Cruise Critic Review
4.0 Editor's Rating
The last of Holland America's Statendam-class ships, Veendam blends a modicum of hipness with the strong traditional flavor that HAL's known for. The 57,092-ton, 1,350-passenger ship went under the knife in ...
Read full professional review >>
Departure Dates:
2014
OCT
22
WED
NOV
08
SAT
NOV
08
SAT
NOV
15
SAT
DEC
02
TUE
DEC
02
TUE
DEC
20
SAT
More

Sponsored links

Sponsored links

431 Holland America Veendam Cruise Reviews

Cruiser rating
Excellent
221
Very Good
84
Average
53
Poor
33
Terrible
22
See reviews for
Family Cruises
Family Cruises
66
Senior Cruises
Senior Cruises
27
Romantic Cruises
Romantic Cruises
17
First-Time Cruisers
First-Time Cruisers
12
Rating Summary
Dining
Public Rooms
Cabin
Entertainment
Value for Money
Service
06/14
I had been on the Veendam before her retrofit with the ugly butt addition and those ridiculous hot tubs. And the lanai ... Read more
About us: • We are a couple in our 40s, middle class and traveling without our children. • I have medical ... Read more
This was my sixth cruise with HAL and took it because that was the only time I was able to take vacations. The cruise ... Read more
06/14
This is a very long review as I am trying to cover all the areas suggested by Cruise Critic. We have cruised with HAL ... Read more
The Veendam was several hours late arriving at the Fort Lauderdale cruise terminal on April 24, 2014 because of delays ... Read more

Compare Prices on Veendam Cruises

We sailed as a couple on the Veendam’s first cruise of 2014 to this area from May 10-17, 2014. The ship had just ... Read more
It was my birthday and time for a cruise. We always search on price- and this one came up. We have cruised many times ... Read more
05/14
We boarded HAL Veendam in Ft Lauderdale in one of the smoothest and quickest embarkations we have experienced on ships ... Read more
We departed Fort Lauderdale and headed Northeast. We traveled for 2.5 sailing days in very calm season, with the ... Read more
05/14
This was our first cruise on HAL and were unsure what to expect. My wife and I took my 86 year old mother on this ... Read more

Compare Prices on Veendam Cruises

Get What You Pay For? larryfellman
05/14
My wife and I chose this cruise for its multiple sea days and then interesting ports in NE and maritime Canada. On this ... Read more
This was a rather unusual cruise for my wife and me. For one thing, this was our first cruise as four star members. We ... Read more
In the spirit of fairness, I need to drop a few lines concerning HAL and the Veendam. The reviews for the last 6 ... Read more
To start with I want to let you know, until recently HAL was my wife and mine favorite cruise line. We are both 4 star ... Read more
Good, not great Transplanted Buckeye
04/14
Every cruise had it's good and bad points. This was our second cruise with HAL and was chosen primarily because the ... Read more

Compare Prices on Veendam Cruises

We arrived at the San Diego, CA terminal early Sunday for our March 9, 2014 cruise to the Mexican Riviera. Embarkation ... Read more
Since we live fairly close to San Diego, we don't have the hassle factor of air travel to and from the cruise. We ... Read more
Never again 1italgal
03/14
This was my first time on Holland America. I should NOT be complaining here just b/c my sister treated me to this ... Read more
Thanks a lot. marilynlanton@att.net
03/14
After looking forward to this cruise and a ship that came highly recommended, we were informed upon arrival at the ... Read more
Our embarkation and departure were delayed due to an outbreak of the Noro Virus and the CDC made the ship remain in ... Read more

Compare Prices on Veendam Cruises

03/14
Had our first HAL cruise on the Statendam in September. It was a disaster! Decided to try one more since it was the ... Read more
Frequent Cruiser Ranee1946
02/14
We had an unfortunate situation when a passenger fell down some stairs & was seriously injured. The captain was ... Read more
We were on the Veendam cruise to Hawaii from San Diego that returned on Feb. 8, 2014. This is our 14th cruise (mostly ... Read more
I was not fond of the overall menu choices in the dining room. Different, not as familiar as on other Holland cruises. ... Read more
01/14
Stayed overnight at Wyndham Bayside both coming and going due to schedule issues with Air Canada. Nice hotel. You can ... Read more

Compare Prices on Veendam Cruises

Thank You For Signing Up!

Please Note: To ensure delivery of your free e-letters, please add news@cruisecritic.com to your address book.
We're committed to protecting your privacy and will not rent or sell your e-mail address. By proceeding, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.