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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: 294

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Biggest disappointment by SouthFlorida1

From the moment we boarded we knew this ship would be a huge disappointment. However nothing ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 12/13 1.0 out of 5+
Another Wonderful Cruise by Konskie

We arrived in Ft. Lauderdale on Nov. 16th and stayed overnight at the Ft. Lauderdale Hilton ... continue

Western Caribbean 11/13 5+ out of 5+
MS Nieuw Amsterdam - I wish I Could Stay There Forever! by cruisetrail

Background information

Various cruises with almost all major cruise ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 11/13 5.0 out of 5+
Very disappointed with this cruise and Holland America. by BobandSandra

Too many glitches from worn and dirty cabin carpeting in a suite, to poor attitude in the ... continue

Western Caribbean 11/13 3.0 out of 5+
Best Cruise Ever by SillySailor1955

Let me start my review by saying my husband and I have cruised on many different lines, ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 11/13 5+ out of 5+
Wonderful!!! Exceptional weather. by Lorraine Marie

We are a couple in our late 60's and have cruised with other lines (NCL, Carnival, Azamara, ... continue

Mediterranean 11/13 4.0 out of 5+
Fantastic!!!! by Sue555

I have sailed before but many years ago. This ship was wonderful. The food was great. The room ... continue

Mediterranean 10/13 5+ out of 5+
Great Cruise - Average Food by benatty

We cruised on the Nieuw Amsterdam from October 6 - 13th in the Western Mediterranean. We visited ... continue

Mediterranean 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
Very smooth and sunny cruise by MobyandDick

Our first HAL experience on board of the Nieuw Amsterdam: it was a very smooth and sunny ... continue

Mediterranean 10/13 5+ out of 5+
Nieuw Amsterdam Cruise Review by alwaysdownunder

Excellent ship to sail in. Beautifully appointed, very comfortable and well maintained. Crew ... continue

Eastern Mediterranean 04/14 5+ out of 5+
Wonderful, relaxing holiday! by Dee-ay

I travelled with my grown up daughter on the Mediterranean Romance 12 day cruise from Venice to ... continue

Mediterranean 12/13 5+ out of 5+
Our Best Cruise Ever! by mikeange

We've been home almost three months and still can't stop raving about the cruise. he food was ... continue

Mediterranean 12/13 5.0 out of 5+
Absolute wonderful time by Cruisin_Greg

Holland America 12-Day Mediterranean Empire Cruise  Sept. 12-24, 2013

Ports: ... continue

Mediterranean 10/13 5+ out of 5+
We won't sail Holland America again by krUzer62


1. Worst coffee ever!!!!!!

2. After a wonderful performance of Cantare, a ... continue

Eastern Mediterranean 10/13 2.0 out of 5+
Mixed Review by Canuckgirl55


- great itinerary with varied ports of call

- staff was excellent

- ... continue

Mediterranean 10/13 4.0 out of 5+
Great cruise but very port intensive by Traveling Dot

We stayed at the HAL recommended Hotel Melia Barcelona before the start of our cruise and took ... continue

Mediterranean 10/13 5+ out of 5+
Wonderful, delicious, pampered...but NOT relaxing HAL cruise by Away I Go

We had a great cruise; excellent large cabin w/verandah; king-size bed; wonderful service

... continue
Western Mediterranean 09/13 5.0 out of 5+
A fantastic (and scorching hot) honeymoon thru the Mediterranean! by jaycruze

This was the first time to Europe for both of us, and our first HAL cruise. It was better than ... continue

Western Mediterranean 08/13 5.0 out of 5+
A comprehensive Mediterranean cruise with excellent food by sofaboy

This our first attempt at a review and we will attempt to comment on things that may be helpful ... continue

Mediterranean 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
The Niuew Amsterdam just doesn't shape up! by Ecka

It's new but looks old - It upsells more than Mcdonalds! - The food is very poor!

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Western Mediterranean 07/13 2.0 out of 5+
CRUISE FROM .... by Helenecruise

After experiencing a wonderful 24 nights in 2012, arrived in a different world even though the ... continue

Eastern Mediterranean 07/13 1.0 out of 5+
A wonderful experience by Papa O

Just as we expected - HAL is ideal for us

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Eastern Mediterranean 06/13 5.0 out of 5+
12 Days to Venice by cavalierkc

This my a review for Holland America's Nieuw Amsterdam. My husband and I chose The Meditteranean ... continue

Western Mediterranean 06/13 4.0 out of 5+
Fabulous Eastern Med Cruise by beach grandma

A wonderful 12 days visiting beautiful ports along the Eastern Mediterranean

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Eastern Mediterranean 06/13 5+ out of 5+
First Transatlantic Cruise by susanrtw

Wonderful cruise line

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Transatlantic 06/13 5+ out of 5+
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