Your Ultimate Cruise Guide

Veendam Cruise Review by LindaSun: Holland to Bermuda

Veendam 5
LindaSun
Member Since 2012
0 Forum Posts

Overall Member Rating

Holland to Bermuda

Sail Date: June 2012
Destination: Bermuda
Embarkation: New York (Manhattan)

We (couple) sailed with two children and a senior, with a mix of cruising experience. It was totally delightful. Impeccable service and helpful crew - there when you needed them but not hovering. Superb food. Gracious decor with everything in ship-shape. A great mix of activities, especially at night from a jazz band to comedy to classical string quartet to Broadway tunes and piano bars. Passengers were all friendly too. Holland was very accommodating for kids, even in the late night shows.

Holland sails into Hamilton, which is more convenient for getting around the island relative to the dockyards. You save time that way. Also, the boat docks for 4 days, rather than 3 days for the ships at the dockyards.

Leaving from NY is convenient and gorgeous - to see the skyline and Statue of Liberty when you leave in the evening, then again at sunrise when you return is worth a small fortune. Stand on the top deck when you go under the Verrazano bridge for a More thrill.

Given the price of hotels and food in Bermuda, this cruise is a bargain. Not sure why Holland isn't going to Bermuda in 2013, so go now while you still can. Less


Published 07/06/12

0 Helpful Votes

Read more Veendam cruise reviews >>
Read Cruise Critic's Veendam Review >>

Compare Prices on Veendam Bermuda Cruises

Cabin review: N Standard Interior Stateroom

Quiet, sufficient space, great hot water in shower, perfect sink area, lots of storage room - really and truly, comfortable beds, perfect pillows, nice decor.

Read All Standard Interior Stateroom (N) Reviews >>

Port and Shore Excursions


Easy, helpful, quick.
Read 153 Hamilton Reviews

Compare Prices on Veendam Bermuda Cruises

LindaSun
Member Since 2012
0 Forum Posts
Cabin
Dining
Embarkation
Enrichment Activities
Entertainment
Family & Children
Fitness & Recreation
Public Rooms
Rates
Service
Shore Excursions
Value for Money
Share feedback
Thank you!  Cruise Critic values your feedback.
How can we improve this page?
Skip X

See Veendam deals up to 82% off:

September Deals
Veendam 70% Loved It

 
14-day Canada & Ne Discovery
See all Veendam Deals >>

Thank You For Signing Up!

Please Note: To ensure delivery of your free e-letters, please add news@cruisecritic.com to your address book.
We're committed to protecting your privacy and will not rent or sell your e-mail address. By proceeding, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.