Timing was right for our transatlantic, maybe should have waited a couple more weeks. Nothing unusual about the embarkation or disembarkation. The weather was great on the way over because the captain avoided all the bad weather south of ... Read More
I choose this cruise because I love sea days and transatlantics. I also enjoyed a previous HAL transatlantic a few years ago. Well, things at HAL SURE have gone downhill since my last transatlantic cruise!!
To save money, HAL has ... Read More
We chose this cruise because of the timing and itinerary. Like being able to leave from Rome -- gives us plenty of time in Italy prior to the cruise.
We found first day boarding to be efficient. Did not keep people waiting a long ... Read More
I chose it as a reasonably priced repositioning cruise that suited my other travel plans for the return from Europe.
Cruise: HAL Koningsdam, Civitavecchia-Fort Lauderdale 10/3/2017, Cabin 8182
Up front—I’m not a typical ... Read More
We have always likes Holland and found them to be the best to meet our needs for a cruise. This was our first transatlantic crossing. We celebrated our 50th wedding anniversary with this trip. The ship is beautiful. Lots of music ... Read More
After sailing numerous Holland American ships, I was anxious to experience the new Koningsdam. There are many things I love about this ship and things I miss when compared to their smaller ships.
Highlights: The cabin was excellent, ... Read More
Background information: We’re HAL fans and we chose Konigsdam because it was going from Rome to Florida at the end of our Italian vacation and it was an opportunity to try the largest HAL ship.
Ship information: Didn’t ... Read More
Wanted to try the new Holland America ship. While it IS a bit different that other Holland ships, overall it was still a great Holland cruise. The new ship has a modern decor, ok but we prefer the more classic decor, but that's just ... Read More
• Extreme and excessive noise above and around BB King Lounge. We couldn’t get to sleep until after midnight as the noise, specifically the base instruments’ reverberations, was very loud. This was a topic of several ... Read More
Koningsdam is the newest and largest ship of the HA fleet. We were aboard 31 nights sailing from Amsterdam to Ft Lauderdale.
I greatly enjoyed Koningsdam. HA has kept much of its traditional wood trim but decor features colorful, ... Read More
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