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Boston Holland America Line Zaandam Cruise Reviews

Holland America Line
Zaandam
Destination
Boston

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8 Boston Holland America Line Zaandam Cruise Reviews


Brentb13 avatar

Brentb13

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

OK cruise with terrible ending

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My wife and I chose this last minute cruise since she had never seen Canada. We are frequent cruisers of the Caribbean and thought this might be a nice change. The ship is fairly small and the clientele for this ...
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Sail Date September 2019


ouiornet avatar

ouiornet

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise, hard working staff

We booked quite late, so missed out on a verandah cabin, we had a cabin on the lower promenade deck with a window view. The room was fine, but you do need to fully unpack suitcases because there is not room to have ...
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Sail Date August 2019


brted avatar

brted

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Great trip blessed by great weather

I was a little nervous after reading reviews here, but was very happy with the Zaandam. The ship is a little old, but is well kept and our group of 15 had very few problems. We had balcony rooms on the 6th and 7th ...
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Sail Date July 2019


ohiomary avatar

ohiomary

4 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Relaxing, Enjoyable Cruise

We booked this cruise at the last minute (just a few weeks before sailing) since I realized our three college-age daughters would be available for the week before starting summer jobs. We had two ocean-view cabins, ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Oaktownlady

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beautiful area despite cold temperatures

Like the maritime provinces and wanted to see more. Embarkation was somewhat disorganized; we arrived in Boston on a redeye at 7:30 am but couldn't board until 11:00 am. Spent most of this time on folding ...
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Sail Date April 2019


Catlover54 avatar

Catlover54

17 Reviews Written

216 Helpful Votes

LUXURY CRUISER TRIES OUT A VISTA VERANDA CABIN on ZAANDAM

OVERVIEW I usually cruise on luxury lines like Seabourn (SB), either solo or with DH, but a cruise I had booked got cancelled short notice. I was in cruise withdrawal and determined to use the time off I had ...
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Sail Date April 2019


daydreaming0320 avatar

daydreaming0320

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Terrible ending and Poor communication

I chose this cruise because my family decided a last minute trip and this trip was the only itinerary would fit our schedule and we wanted to explore the East coast of Canada. I would rated the experience better if ...
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Sail Date September 2019


soccernut6 avatar

soccernut6

2 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

I'd give the last 36 hours a 0 rating

We choose this cruise for the itinerary. It was leaving from Boston and we don't live to far away. Also we had heard great things about Holland America. We loved the first 5 days of the cruise but the last two ...
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Sail Date September 2019


Zaandam Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.53.8
Dining4.03.8
Entertainment3.53.5
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.03.7
Family3.52.7
Enrichment3.53.6
Service4.04.3
Value For Money4.03.7
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