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76% Loved It
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  • Traditional cruising experience with modern touches
  • Around-the-world sailings offered
  • Extensive dining options and enrichment programs
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6,237 Holland America Cruise Reviews

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807
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444
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Koningsdam

83% Loved It
Destinations
Baltic Sea (46 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (12 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (12 sailings)
Mediterranean (9 sailings)
LJBaker
This was our 16th cruise, second on Hal. We chose because ...
Cruise Ship Happy
We are 4 star mariners on HAL so we wanted to experience ...

Amsterdam

82% Loved It
Destinations
Alaska (31 sailings)
World (13 sailings)
Hawaii (5 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (4 sailings)
Crafin20
The food quality and service on our cruise was unacceptable ...
Hflors
First let me say that I believe that my expectations were ...

Eurodam

79% Loved It
Destinations
Caribbean (29 sailings)
Alaska (22 sailings)
Western Mediterranean (16 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (14 sailings)
kmfreytag@comcast.net
Just got back from sailing on the Eurodam from Venice. We ...
cat shepard
Istanbul and Ephesus(Kusadasi) have been on my bucket list ...

Noordam

78% Loved It
Destinations
Alaska (53 sailings)
Australia & New Zealand (33 sailings)
South Pacific (25 sailings)
Pacific Coastal (1 sailings)
janice.mccullough@live.ca
This was a mother/daughter cruise. My daughter is 19. As ...
JohnKeith
Our cruise to Alaska on the Noordam was amazing. We ...

Westerdam

77% Loved It
Destinations
Mediterranean (33 sailings)
Alaska (16 sailings)
Mexico (14 sailings)
Hawaii (7 sailings)
Xertes
We are in our late 60s and love cruising. We usually go to ...
swapilot
We had a great time seeing Alaska, the weather was great ...

Nieuw Amsterdam

77% Loved It
Destinations
Alaska (39 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (21 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (9 sailings)
Western Caribbean (7 sailings)
Van2010
This was our first cruise and it exceeded our expectations. ...
Banditswife
We had a wonderful cruise. A Panama Canal transit was on ...

Prinsendam

77% Loved It
Destinations
Baltic Sea (28 sailings)
Mediterranean (12 sailings)
Western Mediterranean (8 sailings)
Transatlantic (6 sailings)
elmar59
We chose this cruise new. it was RT from Ft. Lauderdale and ...
Catella54
It's been 2 1/2 years since I did a long cruise with ...

Maasdam

75% Loved It
Destinations
Canada & New England (32 sailings)
Australia & New Zealand (31 sailings)
South Pacific (13 sailings)
Alaska (7 sailings)
BJM123456
Liked a smaller ship.They had good reviews. Staff was top ...
floridaschneid
We chose this cruise because it had 2 stos we had not been ...

Oosterdam

74% Loved It
Destinations
Mediterranean (34 sailings)
Western Mediterranean (21 sailings)
Western Caribbean (9 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (8 sailings)
Red Sox
Nothing really negative to say about this cruise.We got on ...
savoie.tx@gmail.com
Cruise Critic Review This cruise on the Oosterdam was ...

Zuiderdam

73% Loved It
Destinations
Baltic Sea (26 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (18 sailings)
Canada & New England (8 sailings)
Transatlantic (7 sailings)
patandjohn@mindspring.com
This was our first cruise on a Holland America ship and we ...
JForbes-Murphy
We absolutely hated this cruise!! This was our fourth ...

Rotterdam

72% Loved It
Destinations
Canada & New England (26 sailings)
Transatlantic (21 sailings)
Baltic Sea (20 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (8 sailings)
Butternut Bunch
Good port choices, dining room dinners and breakfasts. Lots ...
inekee
We booked this cruise not long after we came home from a ...

Veendam

71% Loved It
Destinations
Canada & New England (63 sailings)
Bermuda (16 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (9 sailings)
South America (6 sailings)
Jojomom
Love , love, love the size of the ship! Embarkation was a ...
Ms Mich
Embarkation went very smoothly. Stayed on deck 5 (Main). ...

Volendam

71% Loved It
Destinations
Asia (49 sailings)
Alaska (37 sailings)
CarolynL58
Our travel agent booked this for us. It was part of an 18 ...
ds0831
Extremely poor customer service from the front desk! I had ...

Zaandam

70% Loved It
Destinations
Alaska (52 sailings)
South America (33 sailings)
Pacific Coastal (1 sailings)
Hawaii (1 sailings)
Teachers Travel
My husband and I are seniors and sail with HAL or Royal ...
illbcnu
We have sailed before with Holland America and enjoyed ...

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