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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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6,570 Holland America Cruise Reviews

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1,432
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863
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485
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Amsterdam

81% Loved It
Destinations
World (20 sailings)
Alaska (20 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (6 sailings)
Hawaii (5 sailings)
loverlylibrarian
We flew into Seattle a day early and stayed at the Hilton ...
maria.miller
I found the whole experience on the ship excellent.the ...

Eurodam

79% Loved It
Destinations
Caribbean (30 sailings)
Alaska (22 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (15 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (9 sailings)
NihonRay
After an awesome Med cruise with Celebrity in 2015, I tried ...
brian.wickens@rogers.com
Wonderful Experience! Great ship! GREAT staff and ...

Westerdam

77% Loved It
Destinations
Mediterranean (33 sailings)
Mexico (16 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (9 sailings)
Hawaii (9 sailings)
chsh22000
My wife and I always wanted to go on an Alaskan Cruise, ...
OBCruiser44
This Ship takes the Glacier Bay Park Tour. With it being ...

Noordam

77% Loved It
Destinations
Alaska (35 sailings)
Australia & New Zealand (33 sailings)
South Pacific (26 sailings)
Pacific Coastal (1 sailings)
Traveling red
First time cruise, anniversary trip with my husband and ...
mommet
We cruised on the Noordam from Seward to Vancouver on July ...

Prinsendam

77% Loved It
Destinations
Baltic Sea (16 sailings)
Mediterranean (15 sailings)
Western Mediterranean (8 sailings)
Transatlantic (6 sailings)
catsdavs
We stayed in Amsterdam prior to the cruise. We did the ...
rocky beach
We wanted to see Norway, and what better way than more than ...

Nieuw Amsterdam

76% Loved It
Destinations
Alaska (27 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (22 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (10 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (9 sailings)
Buck-White Boys
This was our 10th cruise, our 5th on Holland America and ...
rayjitsu
This was our 10th cruises to Alaska but 1st with HAL. ...

Maasdam

75% Loved It
Destinations
Canada & New England (32 sailings)
Australia & New Zealand (31 sailings)
South Pacific (13 sailings)
South America (6 sailings)
gckeicher
Without going into horrible detail, it was the worst ship, ...
lindaanddavid
We chose this cruise to Alaska because of the 14 day ...

Oosterdam

74% Loved It
Destinations
Mediterranean (31 sailings)
Western Mediterranean (10 sailings)
Western Caribbean (9 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (8 sailings)
marycath
This was an anniversary cruise and rather last minute. The ...
bobd56
We chose this cruise because we love to cruise to Greece ...

Zuiderdam

73% Loved It
Destinations
Southern Caribbean (20 sailings)
Baltic Sea (16 sailings)
Canada & New England (8 sailings)
Transatlantic (6 sailings)
sludwig
We got on the ship at 11:30, and embarkation was very ...
Avmanguy
The cruise was sold to us by a travel agent and included ...

Volendam

71% Loved It
Destinations
Asia (50 sailings)
Alaska (24 sailings)
mmousai
Only reason was that we had to pay for 3 other people and ...
jpeter1936
This was our first cruise, after checking several websites ...

Rotterdam

70% Loved It
Destinations
Canada & New England (24 sailings)
Baltic Sea (15 sailings)
Transatlantic (15 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (8 sailings)
petite rose
This cruise has been in my bucket list for a while and did ...
Florida Frog
We just returned from a wonderful cruise on the Holland ...

Zaandam

70% Loved It
Destinations
Alaska (34 sailings)
South America (33 sailings)
Pacific Coastal (1 sailings)
Hawaii (1 sailings)
madigan008
This was my first Alaska cruise. Did the 13 day land/sea ...
Danoh2016Alaska
This was my first cruise and the experience was wonderful. ...

Veendam

70% Loved It
Destinations
Canada & New England (44 sailings)
Bermuda (12 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (9 sailings)
South America (6 sailings)
Madjude60
This was our first cruise with HAL. We enjoyed the cruise ...
bphman
Just returned from a fantastic week on the Veendam from ...

Koningsdam

56% Loved It
Destinations
Baltic Sea (30 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (13 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (12 sailings)
Mediterranean (9 sailings)
lilybob
We chose this sailing to celebrate some family events and ...
MDgirl1052
We have been on other cruises before and enjoyed it, but ...

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