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Holland America Line Noordam Cruise Reviews

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362 Holland America Line Noordam Cruise Reviews


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gradvanlimburg

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Christmas & New Year cruise

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The reason we choose this cruise, well just to be away from the family for a change over the Christmas & New Year and we were not disappointed The ship & crew were fantastic, the food again was really, really ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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karenbink

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Fantastic itinerary

New Zealand was on my husband's bucket list for a long time. We decided the best way to get a feel for the country is to do a cruise & sample as many ports as possible. So we chose Holland Americas 14 day cruise ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Arlo23

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Everything was great, just skip the Pinnacle Grill

Everything was great. SKIP THE PINNACLE GRILL!!!!. The Pinnacle grill was at par with an Outback Steakhouse, except smaller, slower service, and more expensive. The steaks were over seasoned, and not worth paying ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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avenir

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great Birthday Present!

My husband chose this cruise as a gift for my birthday. I had previously enjoyed travel on the Holland America Line ships and others had good things to say about HAL. It was his first ocean cruise. There was ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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cruznbuddies

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

The good, the better and the best

We chose this cruise for the itinerary. We had sailed HAL once previously for a Sea of Cortez cruise which we thoroughly enjoyed. The entire cruise was a repositioning cruise from Vancouver, BC to Auckland, NZ ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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islandmanintas

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

First cruise and loved the Noordam.

Three first time cruisers, 19 days from Honolulu to Sydney. Loved the ship, great size 1900 guests., not too big not too small. Found the ship to be elegant and stylish for my tastes. Our travel agent choose ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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one more

3 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Good Cruise

We needed a cruise to return home to Sydney & the Noordam was leaving at the right time. We have never sailed on a HAL ship before, it was not our first cruise. Found the ship very nice, inside cabin very ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Bob&GenV

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

You owe it to yourself to go to Alaska.

We always wanted to go to Alaska and our travel agent at AAA found this for us. We had sailed with HAL before and were very happy. It is for the older crowd like middle age to seniors. There were only 60 people ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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Nola_Person

1 Review Written

Alaskan Sea/Land cruise with HAL

We prefer a smaller cruise line like Holland America. This was our third cruise with HAL. We were delighted with the cruise and especially with the smooth transfer to the land part of the trip. All transfers were ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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kevingastreich

8 Reviews Written

62 Helpful Votes

Alaska was beautiful in late September on Holland America.

Well, we took another Holland America cruise to Alaska. This one was seven days on MS Noordam round trip from Vancouver BC As a matter of fact, it was so late in September that this was the last Alaska cruise for ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Roxy5341

1 Review Written

26 Helpful Votes

Alaskan Land and Sea Adventure: Vancouver to Denali

Noordam Triple Denali Land and Sea Journey Sept 2016 A wonderful trip with excellent service, food, and fun entertainment. We had not cruised in 30 years and did not even think about spending an extra day or two ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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VintageGeo

1 Review Written

17 Helpful Votes

A wonderful first cruise/tour with Holland America. Many thanks!

We chose this cruise as the second half of a 13 day D1 Denali land tour through Holland America. Fairbanks We flew into Fairbanks a day early and stayed at the Westmark Fairbanks. Upon arrival we unknowingly ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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SactownSteve

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

The best cruise ever!

This is my return cruise to Alaska to see it in the Fall as last time was in the Spring. Travel was swift with practically no turn around time in Seattle. Going through Canadian customs at the airport was relatively ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Diane Kulkarni

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Holland-America Cruise of a lifetime

We were guided to this cruise to Alaska through the Inside Passage on the Noordam by Peter at Discount Cruises. The occasion was our 44th wedding anniversary combined with my husbands 50th class reunion. Four ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Traveling red

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

Wonderful anniversary trip

First time cruise, anniversary trip with my husband and sister and brother in law. Was one of the best vacations I have ever experienced. Holland knows customer service, we felt pampered every day, from the ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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stevecblock

7 Reviews Written

46 Helpful Votes

Awesome Alaska Land and Cruise

We chose the Alaska land and cruise package that included the 3 night Denali pre-cruise trip. We flew into Anchorage on July 12, two days before the official start (always concerned about flight delays). Flights ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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fredwen

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Classy Cruise Experience!

Classy experience. Ship: Noordam. Well appointed, clean, well maintained. Hand sanitizers available everywhere, with overhead and live reminders to use or to wash hands. Great implementation! Excellent ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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kmcc1122

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

We had high expectaions and HAL did not disappoint.

We did a HAL Alaska Land & Sea cruise from Vancouver that included 3 days in Denali, and we added 5 days onto the end of the trip to explore on our own. It was the right combination of land and sea for us. The ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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djma

1 Review Written

Greece cruise including Rome and Amalfi Coast.

We wanted to see many of the main famous and historic Greece sights including Olympia, Corinth, Mycenae, Athens, Mykonos, Rhodes, and Santorini (Thira). We had almost perfect weather (the one day of rain was ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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3bigdogs

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

A great ship and a terrific cruise line.

We love Holland. It's the most relaxing vacation ever! The crew, the food, the comfortable staterooms.... the feeling that our ship is on top of safety and we will be taken care of. It's all lovely. The Noordam has ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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happytwentyfour

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great for Birders!!

NOORDAM was a beautiful ship and we enjoyed our cruise tremendously! It was our second venture onto Holland America Line and as we did with our transpacific cruise in 2014 we would highly recommend HAL. This trip ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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JohnKeith

1 Review Written

29 Helpful Votes

Sunny, Balmy May Alaskan Cruise. Noordam May 07,2016.

Our cruise to Alaska on the Noordam was amazing. We were very lucky as the weather the entire week was perfect. Very sunny and warm. We brought 2 bottle of wine with us onboard...no problem. The scenery ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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janice.mccullough@live.ca

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Trip to Alaska on Holland America

This was a mother/daughter cruise. My daughter is 19. As first time cruisers, the choices were overwhelming, but this cruise line seemed to have a lot of options for a reasonable price. A big draw for us was the ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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gram247

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

The Cruise of a Lifetime!

We chose this cruise because we were traveling to Sydney to see family. My cousin suggested a tour of New Zealand, which we took by bus. - It was with APT Tours & was wonderful After a 3 week stay in Sydney we ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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MboroCat

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Had a great time; would do it again.

We booked a 14-day Australia and New Zealand cruise on the Noordam about 6 weeks before departure because of the incredible deal being offered. We had never sailed with Holland America before, and we were not ...
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Sail Date February 2016


Noordam Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.2
Dining4.04
Entertainment4.03.4
Public Rooms4.04.3
Fitness Recreation3.03.8
Family2.04.1
Enrichment4.03.5
Service4.04.3
Value For Money3.03.9
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