I chose this cruise mainly because the timing suited me - I couldn't go until the last day of April or early May - last day of April was RCL and the ship was way too big, so it was Prinsendam or Cunard or Pulmantur - Cunard was too short, ... Read More
We chose this trip because of days at sea. We enjoyed the restfulness of the trip and the activities on board. Food and service were excellent. Crew bent over backwards to please. Embarkation and debarkation went very smoothly. ... Read More
I had a great time on the 2016 World Cruise and expected a similar experience on this Grand Voyage. I enjoyed most of the ports but food quality and dining room service were not up to the usual HAL standards. On at least 7 occasions I had ... Read More
The Prinsendam is a small cruise ship that can dock in ports that the larger ships can't. The itinerary was great. The 56 day cruise is a must if you really want to see the Mediterranean. 850 people when full.
The crew on the Holland ... Read More
I have sailed on Prinsendam about 200 days overall and love this ship. She has a charming intimacy and her loyal crew make the experience wonderful. Because she is over thirty years old, she is prone to plumbing leaks and uneven heating ... Read More
We are 4 star HAL cruisers which means we are on HAL more than others. We were offered a great fantastic package by HAL for this cruise. A Neptune suite is the ultimate, and the room was beautiful, however it was next to the Observation ... Read More
In 25+ cruises we have taken this was by far the most disappointing. Having heard there any many passengers who sail on board multiple times and love it I was VERY surprised at the number of problems we encountered.
We booked an ... Read More
We had always wanted to go to South America and the Amazon. Also most of the Caribbean ports we had never visited.
We went to Fort Lauderdale two days early to rest up before our cruise. Stayed at the Extended Stay Cruise Port. Nice ... Read More
We (my wife & I) choose the Holland America cruise up the Amazon as it was a Bucket List Item and the Prinsendam is a small (800 passenger) ship. The Prinsendam is an older ship showing her age with rusted through holes in the ... Read More
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