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Holland America Ship Reviews

 
Ranked #1 of 15 Holland America Ships
(4.6)


  • Outstanding Pacific Northwest fare at Pinnacle Grill
  • Twenty-three cabins are wheelchair accessible
  • Warm and gracious service
  • Launched: 2000; Passengers: 1,390
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Ranked #2 of 15 Holland America Ships
(4.5)


  • Features millions of dollars worth of original artwork
  • Passengers can choose open or assigned dining
  • Crow's Nest offers stunning views by day
  • Launched: 2006; Passengers: 1,918
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Ranked #3 of 15 Holland America Ships
(4.4)


  • There are seven distinct dining options onboard
  • Offers traditional, warm Holland America service
  • Top-ship eatery Tamarind features pan-Asian cuisine
  • Launched: June 2008; Passengers: 2,104
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Ranked #4 of 15 Holland America Ships
(4.4)


  • Traditional cruise experience with modern features
  • Dancing with the Stars classes on every sailing
  • Friendly service and varied top-notch dining
  • Launched: July 2010; Passengers: 2,106
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Ranked #5 of 15 Holland America Ships
(4.4)


  • Seventy-four percent of outside cabins have balconies
  • Great Pacific Northwest fare at Pinnacle Grill restaurant
  • Launched: 2004; Passengers: 1,848
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Ranked #6 of 15 Holland America Ships
(4.4)


  • Received "Signature of Excellence" upgrades in 2009
  • Culinary Arts Center features intriguing programs
  • Explorations Cafe features library, Internet center
  • Launched: 2003; Passengers: 1,916
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Ranked #7 of 15 Holland America Ships
(4.3)


  • Received "Signatures of Excellence" upgrades
  • Features a cozy movie theater for film screenings
  • Pinnacle Grill serves up Northwest-steakhouse fare
  • Launched: 2002; Passengers: 1,916
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Ranked #8 of 15 Holland America Ships
(4.3)


  • Moderately sized ship feels cozy and homey
  • Great Pacific Northwest fare at Pinnacle Grill
  • Cooking demos in the Culinary Arts Center
  • Launched: 1994; Passengers: 1,266
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Ranked #9 of 15 Holland America Ships
(4.3)


  • Classic atmosphere with charming service
  • Partnership with fine dining brand Le Cirque
  • 2011 refit added new restaurant, cabins, bars
  • Launched: 1994/2011; Passengers: 1,258
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Ranked #10 of 15 Holland America Ships
(4.2)


  • Intimate ship, with contemporary amenities
  • Unique 14- to 73-day itineraries
  • Pinnacle Grill, HAL's signature alternative restaurant
  • Launched: 2002/1988; Passengers: 793
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Ranked #11 of 15 Holland America Ships
(4.2)


  • Received a major upgrade in 2009
  • Plenty of corners for quiet chats and reading
  • New lanai cabins give direct outdoor deck access
  • Launched: 1996; Passengers: 1,350
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Ranked #12 of 15 Holland America Ships
(4.2)


  • Bars and lounges with large picture windows offer amazing views
  • "Dancing With the Stars at Sea" show gets passengers involved
  • Quiet teak promenade deck with wooden loungers gives ocean-liner vibe
  • Launched: 1999; Passengers: 1440
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Ranked #13 of 15 Holland America Ships
(4.2)


  • Sails unique itineraries to exotic destinations
  • Offers iPod tours of the art and artifact collection
  • Dining options include traditional and flexible
  • Launched: 1993; Passengers: 1,260
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Ranked #14 of 15 Holland America Ships
(4.1)


  • A classic Holland America ship with modern amenities
  • Spacious standard cabins
  • Spa offers a therapy pool, salon and fitness center
  • Launched: 1997; Passengers: 1,404
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Ranked #15 of 15 Holland America Ships
(4.1)


  • Explorations Cafe offers Internet, library and more
  • Great Pacific Northwest fare at Pinnacle Grill
  • Concierge service caters to guests in high-end suites
  • Launched: 2000; Passengers: 1,440
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Background information - We are 'young', active 59 and 64 year olds. This was our 4th cruise with Holland America. Our reasons for choosing the NZ Discovery cruise were ...

by quasi-aussie

Although we have taken over 40 cruises, this was our first on Holland America and we would certainly cruise with them again. The crew and other passengers were the ...

by JilP

My wife and I just got back from our 1st cruise, we enjoyed the experience very much, we had an interior room which was smaller than the photos but was very comfortable ...

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