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Cruise Critic's Review 4.5 out of 5+ star rating
When Holland America launched Nieuw Amsterdam in 2010, the line unveiled a fresh take on its successful style: a traditional cruising experience, which steers clear of rock climbing walls and ... read more
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Nieuw Amsterdam Cruise Reviews: 295

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Great 7 Day Western Carribean Cruise by mizzou/lincoln

My wife and I went on our 5th Holland America cruise on Jan. 26th-Feb. 2nd, out of Ft. ... continue

Western Caribbean 02/14 5+ out of 5+
The Beautiful Nieuw Amsterdam by richard1s

If you are new to cruising and have selected the Nieuw Amsterdam (NA) for your first cruise ... continue

Western Caribbean 02/14 5+ out of 5+
Absolutely Terrific by may1021

We went on a 14 day eastern/western Caribbean cruise on January 5. Did not know when I booked ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 02/14 5+ out of 5+
Crew did a great job! ++++ by WeGo2C

This was a very good cruise. Holland America did a great job, transported 2000+ guests through ... continue

Western Caribbean 02/14 5.0 out of 5+
The (mostly) Good, Bad and Ugly by melissa

I want to start this review by saying we were on the Dancing With The Stars cruise but I am not ... continue

Western Caribbean 01/14 5+ out of 5+

DH and I have cruised with Princess and NCL before a fantastic offered put Holland America on ... continue

Western Caribbean 05/14 5+ out of 5+
Christmas/New Years Back to Back 2013/14 by ottawa2009

We were three families 6 cabins. We did our Xmas/New Year’s Eve (14 nights back to back) ... continue

Western Caribbean 02/14 Not Rated

We are seniors who winter in Florida. This was our 10th Cruise since February 2010 and our first ... continue

Western Caribbean 01/14 5.0 out of 5+

We booked this cruise last minute and actually, because it was a New Year's cruise, I was ... continue

Western Caribbean 01/14 5.0 out of 5+

We have a lovely time sailing with Nieuw Amsterdam. Ship was beautiful, clean and ... continue

Western Caribbean 01/14 5.0 out of 5+
What a delight by vigee

Two week Christmas /New Year back to back cruise of eastern/western Caribbean. Family group of ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 01/14 5.0 out of 5+
HAL Holland American Line Should Stand for HOME AT LAST! by Srandaz2

For starters I will need to say that my Wife and I have only cruised Royal and our experiences ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 01/14 2.0 out of 5+
The guests are 2nd priority by jjan001

This was our very first cruise so perhaps our expectations were not aligned with reality. Read ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 3.0 out of 5+
Best 'Dam' Trip Imaginable by relaxatrvlr

A trip that began in snow ended in 82 degree F. weather in Ft. Lauderdale. After a pre-cruise ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 5.0 out of 5+
Nice cruise, expected better by JandScruise

The good:

1) A lot of public room to move around in. Even in the bars/lounges things ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 12/13 4.0 out of 5+
Second Visit Better Than the First by Crazy For Cats

This was our second sailing on the Nieuw Amsterdam this year. I had reservations about the ship ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 12/13 5.0 out of 5+
A Lovely Escape by subo123

I recently returned from a 7 night Western Caribbean cruise on the Nieuw Amsterdam. We had cabin ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 5.0 out of 5+
Western/Eastern Caribbean cruise on Nieuw Amsterdam by JHOG

This is my third time cruising with HAL. The other two times were on the Oosterdam.

The ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 4.0 out of 5+
Smooth sailing on board the Nieuw Amsterdam ! by iltutcruiser

I just returned from 7 days aboard the Nieuw Amsterdam. Embarkation from Ft Lauderdale was a ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 12/13 5+ out of 5+
You get what you pay for by chrischarlestaylor

I have to start by saying it makes me so angry when I read reviews about ships that I have ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 5+ out of 5+
Elegant and Sophisticated by Tonib201

Up until this point, we have travelled with our children on the mega ships, which seemed to have ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 01/14 5.0 out of 5+
Relaxing, but Drink packages were STEEP! by grfg8r


Pax's were 2/3 Eur and Canadian. Older crowd, but very nice!! Plenty of space ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 01/14 5.0 out of 5+
just back from 14 days of sun, snorkeling, fun , friends and good food by tuolumne couple

pre cruise stay: we stayed at the Lago Mar, which was the best pre cruise stay ever. true old ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 5+ out of 5+
Enjoyable Thanksgiving at sea by alafans

Simply couldn't be happier with our cruise to San Juan, Grand Turks, St. Thomas and Half Moon ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 12/13 5+ out of 5+
R. I. P. : HOLLAND AMERICA by cruiserSFO

We had paid for 2 weeks of cruising, but left the ship after one week, forfeiting nearly $4000 ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 1.0 out of 5+
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