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Cruise Critic's Review 4.0 out of 5+ star 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 ... read more
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Veendam Cruise Reviews: 422

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Veendam - Aug 24 to 31 - Canada and New England Cruise by akaCruiser

A great trip for the family

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Canada & New England 09/13 4.0 out of 5+
Great Destinations ... Below Average Cruise by Ian A

The opportunity to cruise the East Coast of Canada and the US was one which we were quite ... continue

Canada & New England 09/13 1.0 out of 5+
Veendam - Surprisingly Wonderful by Crazy For Cats

This cruise was our first opportunity to drive to a port, living just south of Boston. The drive ... continue

Canada & New England 08/13 5.0 out of 5+
Mediocrity at sea by kathy6890
Overall a very "Meh" experience at best ... continue
Canada & New England 08/13 2.0 out of 5+
A relaxing time . by gardenbug22

This was my first trip on HAL, my 6th cruise,and the 2nd with this intinerary. I traveled with ... continue

Canada & New England 08/13 4.0 out of 5+
An enjoyable cruise, but lets talk about expectations versus reality.. by Piccolopower

A poor first impression, and loss of some perks caused some issues. Itinerary was fine, as was ... continue

Canada & New England 07/13 5.0 out of 5+
HAL Veendam in New England/Canada DONT GO. by PML1

Honest review of a 2 week HALcruise on Veendam.DO NOT be taken in by their advertising and ... continue

Canada & New England 07/13 2.0 out of 5+
Enjoyed the trip by diannekinzer

Food was excellent; entertainment very good to excellent; staff excellent

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Canada & New England 07/13 5.0 out of 5+
Nice cruise to Canada & New England by picky75

Nice cruise but room for improvement.

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Canada & New England 07/13 4.0 out of 5+
Holland America FIrst Cruise - Mediocre by WARD801

First time cruiser but well researched

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Canada & New England 07/13 3.0 out of 5+
A very disappointing time on HAL by settle2000

Dancing with the Stars cruise review. RT Boston

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Canada & New England 06/13 1.0 out of 5+
Satisfied but not overwhelmed by seapointer

An older ship past its best but still delivers a wondeful cruise.

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Canada & New England 06/13 4.0 out of 5+
First time cruising ABOUT what I expected. by SiestaKey

For those that LOVE cruising you MAY want to skip this review, for those those are on the fence, ... continue

Canada & New England 06/13 3.0 out of 5+
Veendam-New England-Canada-Nice Cruise by The Deejay

Arrived a day early for sightseeing in Boston. Very hot, temp in the low 90s. Surprised, it ... continue

Canada & New England 06/13 5.0 out of 5+
Disappointed with HAL.... by TNCruiser2011

Service left us unimpressed, food quality and availibility was disapointing, felt manipulated by ... continue

Canada & New England 06/13 3.0 out of 5+
Usually exceptional service by jimary81

Our cruise on the Veendam usually went seemlessly. Quebec City was beautiful but rainy so we ... continue

Canada & New England 06/13 5.0 out of 5+
Veendam delightful by carsiebee

Canada beautiful, Veendam delightful

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Canada & New England 06/13 5.0 out of 5+
Disappointing by sherial

I was very disappointed

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Canada & New England 05/13 1.0 out of 5+
Lovely Cruise on ms Veendam! by Cruising Jedi

We did the Canada / New England itinerary...we loved it and fell in love with this ship!

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Canada & New England 05/13 5+ out of 5+
HAD A WONDERFUL TRIP ON HOLLAND AMERICA VEENDAM by srippley-funseeker101
New England/Canada May 4-18 Had A Blast ... continue
Canada & New England 05/13 5+ out of 5+
Served it's purpose but some disappointments by qatluvr
We took this cruise as a means of transportation... ... continue
Canada & New England 05/13 2.0 out of 5+
CRUISING CANADA & NEW ENGLAND by big canoe
A 14 day Springtime cruise up the New England coast from Boston to Boston ... continue
Canada & New England 05/13 5.0 out of 5+
Buenos Aires to Valparaiso, Chile via Cape Horn by Santorinigirl7
A fabulous adventure and I will always treasure my trip around Cape Horn and the chance to see ... continue
South America & Antarctica 04/13 5.0 out of 5+
Perfect weather, near perfect cruise! by Kala89
Embarkation in Buenos Aires was a bit chaotic as there were 3 large cruise ships in port that day. ... continue
South America & Antarctica 03/13 5.0 out of 5+
A lot of penguins.....in the souvenirs shop. by fice
First cruise on Holland, I hope will be a second. ... continue
South America & Antarctica 03/13 4.0 out of 5+
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