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Holland America Line Zaandam Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to Hawaii

Holland America Line
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10 Holland America Line Zaandam Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to Hawaii

jackjeanr avatar


1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Cool Cruise to Hawaii


My wife and I did a similar cruise on the Zaandam from San Diego to Hawaii several years ago and wanted to try it from a different port, and to see what changes may have occurred to the ship and/or ports of call. ...
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Sail Date April 2017

mistletoe avatar


3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Good but a bit of a disappointment

I should preface this review by saying that even a bad cruise isn't totally bad. On the other hand, I haven't done a Carnival Cruise in a while (ha). 4 out of my last 5 cruises have been on Holland America but ...
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Sail Date March 2013

wayfaring girl avatar

wayfaring girl

1 Review Written

Anniversay Cruise to Hawaii

After many years of travelling to exciting destinations to celebrate special occasions, we were challenged to come up with a really special trip to celebrate our 49th wedding anniversary. We have sailed on Holland ...
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Sail Date February 2013

Bucky63 avatar


28 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable relaxation

Embarkation: We boarded the Zaandam in San Diego. Boarding was fast and efficient. We arrived at the pier around noon and were in our cabin by 12:30. The staff both on shore and on board were very helpful. ...
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Sail Date January 2013

bdaycruisers avatar


1 Review Written

A truly enjoyable two weeks

A relative drove us to the port and our bags were collected. We entered the terminal, filled out a form, and waited for our number to be called before boarding. It took about one-half hour. We boarded the ship and ...
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Sail Date December 2010

airgunnerusn avatar


1 Review Written

San Diego to Hawaii

We enjoyed the Zaandam very much - it was the perfect size- about 1400 passengers I think. One of the real pluses of the 14 days was that every at-sea day (9 of them if you count getting to Ensenada in the evening ...
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Sail Date November 2010

Crusing Bob avatar

Crusing Bob

3 Reviews Written

Zaandam Hawaii 11-7-2010

For those of you wondering about the condition and joy of the Zaandam, I can report that my wife and I found everything exceptional. We did not look for little frays in carpet or light bulbs out, or windows not ...
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Sail Date November 2010

rogaz avatar


1 Review Written

Cruise Companies and Passenger Concerns

First let me state that most of my complaints about this cruise are not so much about the Zaandam and its crew as indictments of the cruise industry as a whole. Let's start with the feedback form, passed out ...
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Sail Date November 2010

frndlyfmrflyr avatar


1 Review Written

Good and Bad

First, I understand HawaiiLeo's frustrations. We also had a cabin a/c problem (did not work at all) and found the bathroom needed cleaning (mold/mildew on the floor, worn out shower mat, dirty shower curtain, toilet ...
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Sail Date October 2010

rust520 avatar


1 Review Written

Hawaii October 2010

Embarkation exceptionally easy.....on board in under ten minutes and in cabin (after lunch on the Lido) right on time. Stateroom rather small but adequate with lots and lots of storage. Clean and comfortable. Fresh ...
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Sail Date October 2010

Zaandam Ratings

Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.03.7
Value For Money4.03.7
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