Holland America Cruise Lines goes to wonderful places. However you might not want to travel with them. There are virtually NO activities aboard the ship except for their “lectures” which are mostly just stuff off the internet ... Read More
We took the Statendam to Alaska in 2003, on our very first cruise which was to Alaska. This time it was a two week cruise with new ports and three new ports. The weather was great for us, being from Arizona, in the 50's and 60's and a ... Read More
We were on the Statendam in June for a 14 day Alaskan cruise and not only was it a great itinerary but we loved the Statendam. It is true that she is getting a bit worn in places but that doesn't take away from the comfortable feel of the ... Read More
Recently returned from a 14 night Alaska cruise on the Statendam, roundtrip from Seattle, June 1-15 2015.
Joining my husband and myself were my parents, none of us having been to Alaska before. My husband and I were ... Read More
DH and I are in our low 70s and enjoyed the fact that we could still be very active on this ship. We drove 2 hours to the pier, and parked. There were sedate things to do, and more active things to do. This was not our first time to ... Read More
I had finished chemotherapy and wanted to celebrate life by taking a cruise.
We took a train to Seattle, and right outside were taxis waiting, whoosh within minutes were at the pier and became part of the excitement of an embarkation.
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Route: 29 day voyage: San Diego > Hawaii (3 islands) > Kiribati (1 island) > French Polynesia (6 islands) > San Diego
1. General Comments: We are regular cruisers and this was our 7th different HAL ship. This was a ... Read More
We had cruised 51 times before and in almost every part of the world. These previous cruises ranged from 7 to 14 or 15 days in length. Because of the travel time to and from the ship, we grew to prefer cruises that are 10 or more days in ... Read More
I was a little apprehensive before boarding the Statendam for her cruise to Hawaii and the South Pacific this February. After boarding all my concerns went away. My husband and I are 4-star Mariners, so had very quick boarding (which ... Read More
My wife and I, along with three other couples, took HA's STATENDAM for a January and February escape from the cold and snow of Virginia to the warmth of Carribean, Central American and Pacific skies. We booked our Panama Canal Transit ... Read More
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