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Athens (Piraeus) Holland America Line Westerdam Cruise Reviews

Holland America Line
Westerdam
Destination
Athens

Traveler rating

Excellent

8

Very Good

1

Cruise type

9 Athens (Piraeus) Holland America Line Westerdam Cruise Reviews


John Cruise avatar

John Cruise

1 Review Written

Med/Transatlantic Pleasure

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Sailing out of Athens is not my favorite port, and true to form the baggage handlers broke the strap on my new suitcase. HAL was really good about it and tried to fix it but could not. Embark was smooth, but with ...
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Sail Date October 2010


Marconeon avatar

Marconeon

5 Reviews Written

Three Continents On The Westerdam

Background This cruise caught our eye as it was a one-off exotic cruise visiting Greece, Turkey, Israel, Egypt, Russia and Ukraine on a Vista-Class Ship, we quickly jumped on the opportunity of this once in a ...
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Sail Date September 2010


Hitcher13 avatar

Hitcher13

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

First Cruise Ever

This was our first cruise and we found the Westerdam to be a beautiful ship. Our cabin was very comfortable and we found all of the staff to be very friendly and very helpful. Dining - We went "Dine as You ...
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Sail Date October 2010


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crolfmilton

1 Review Written

The ship could improve, but it's still a good ship

overall, enjoyable, but of the more than half dozen cruises we have been on, this is at the bottom of the list. The cabin and the cabin staff were excellent; more storage than we have ever had in any stateroom. The ...
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Sail Date October 2010


jasthorn avatar

jasthorn

3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Eastern Mediterranean Cruise

This was our 22nd cruise and our eighth Holland American Line (HAL) cruise since 1995, with each cruise on a different ship, except that this is our second cruise on the Westerdam. Our cabin was a super verandah ...
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Sail Date September 2010


dumbaxel avatar

dumbaxel

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Exploring where never before - or whatever Star Trek says

We arrived in Athens two days prior to embarkation, so we could see the sights, and had a marvelous time, not a HAL excursion, but taken about by Constantine with AthensTaxi.org. This is a family run taxi/tour ...
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Sail Date September 2010


denial avatar

denial

7 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

Good ship and great Itinerary

We are a couple in our early 60's who travel frequently. We have also cruised previously the last being a transatlantic in a Penthouse Suite on the Oceania Regatta. This cruise had as its main purpose the visiting ...
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Sail Date September 2010


Rsob avatar

Rsob

1 Review Written

Westerdam - Western Mediterranean

My partner and I sailed on the Westerdam from Athens for a Mediterranean cruise. This was our second Holland America cruise, the first being on the Ryndam. Overall, the ship is beautiful and well worth sailing. ...
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Sail Date August 2004


bisapaca avatar

bisapaca

1 Review Written

Westerdam - Eastern Mediterranean

We just returned from 14 nights aboard the Westerdam. Other than the fact that the ship is huge........we found ourselves getting off the elevator and trying to figure out which direction to go, and because it was ...
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Sail Date August 2004


Westerdam Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.3
Dining4.53.9
Entertainment4.53.7
Public Rooms4.54.3
Fitness Recreation4.03.8
Family2.53.6
Enrichment4.03.6
Service4.54.3
Value For Money4.53.9
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