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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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7,797 Holland America Cruise Reviews
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Alaska (23 sailings)
World (11 sailings)
Transpacific (6 sailings)
Pacific Coastal (2 sailings)
Amsterdam
danusz
This was our first time sailing Holland America. We found ...
UPprincess
This review will be lengthy..hoping to assist future ...
Destinations
Alaska (31 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (24 sailings)
Western Caribbean (7 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (5 sailings)
Eurodam
mr.roboto
We chose this particular cruise based on itinerary, level ...
SJ19
Our travel agent recommended this itinerary as it was our ...
Destinations
Baltic Sea (26 sailings)
Mediterranean (13 sailings)
Transatlantic (6 sailings)
South America (5 sailings)
Prinsendam
Griffindorf
This was our 12th sailing on HAL, the second on the ...
carolpardun
Our 14-day crossing was step 1 of our Epic Anniversary ...
Destinations
Alaska (31 sailings)
Asia (25 sailings)
Mediterranean (19 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (8 sailings)
Westerdam
celebrating seniors
The newly refurbished Westerdam was wonderful.....except on ...
LivyLynnVintage
We had a really nice trip on the Westerdam. However, it is ...
Destinations
Alaska (48 sailings)
Australia & New Zealand (32 sailings)
South Pacific (23 sailings)
Pacific Coastal (1 sailings)
Noordam
3K9night
We don’t generally plan our vacations way in advance, ...
maxwell7034
We wanted to go to Alaska at some point, and saw a pretty ...
Destinations
Alaska (34 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (24 sailings)
Caribbean (7 sailings)
Western Caribbean (6 sailings)
Nieuw Amsterdam
northern quine
We chose this cruise because of itinerary. Wanted to sail ...
CruiseAlaska2017
Seemed to be the one that suited us best at the time. That ...
Destinations
Mediterranean (28 sailings)
Alaska (11 sailings)
Mexico (10 sailings)
Hawaii (4 sailings)
Oosterdam
Jofannie and Mark
Our very first cruise back in August 2003 was on Holland ...
extex1
My husband contacted our cruise specialist, and they set ...
Maasdam
dag144
We chose this itinerary because we love the smaller S class ...
mensa
A balcony cabin on deck 9 was good for us, as I wanted ...
Destinations
Baltic Sea (24 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (16 sailings)
Canada & New England (8 sailings)
Transatlantic (7 sailings)
Zuiderdam
carribbeanmic
We chose this port intensive cruise because of timing price ...
agent3471
the family decided to go for baltic region this time and i ...
Destinations
Alaska (32 sailings)
Asia (26 sailings)
South America (3 sailings)
Volendam
argyllsock
This was our first cruise on Holland America after 15 ...
jpeter1936
Our previous experience made us want to return for another ...
Destinations
Canada & New England (24 sailings)
Transatlantic (15 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (14 sailings)
Western Caribbean (13 sailings)
Rotterdam
iaevans
If you like scenery you will love this cruise, highlights ...
Kerry Kerry Blue
I believe Holland American Line only does this trip several ...
Destinations
South America (35 sailings)
Alaska (27 sailings)
Pacific Coastal (3 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (3 sailings)
Zaandam
Late traveler
We had already done the inside passage but knew we wanted ...
fazze
Selected this cruise because it was part of our Vacation ...
Destinations
Canada & New England (49 sailings)
Cuba (21 sailings)
Bermuda (16 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (5 sailings)
Veendam
iwillforgetthisname
Basically, everything about this cruise was, well, basic, ...
avonevon
This is a great itinerary and loved all the ports we ...
Destinations
Baltic Sea (42 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (23 sailings)
Mediterranean (14 sailings)
Transatlantic (8 sailings)
Koningsdam
Liz48168
Family of 3 celebrating our son's college graduation. ...
discerningedinburgh
We are Celebrity Elite Plus cruisers. Aged mid 50's ...

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