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Oosterdam Review

4.0 / 5.0
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1045 reviews
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Memorable cruise experience - our first!

Review for Oosterdam to the Mediterranean
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First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Jun 2018
Cabin: Large Interior Stateroom
Early morning entry into Kotor

This was our first cruise, after friends had told us about their own experiences. We chose Holland America because of their reputation as a well-established line, and we really appreciated the relaxed and professional service. The food was excellent and the entertainment met all our needs. The ports were great (though we didn't use any of the pre-planned excursions) and getting on and off the ship presented no problem at all for us in our advancing years! We booked an interior cabin, and had wondered about whether or not we would feel rather confined, but nothing was further from the truth - in fact, it was great to sleep through till breakfast time, without light filtering through any windows! Although there were nearly 2,000 guests on board, we didn't feel crowded at all, and there were plenty of open public areas to relax in and read. All in all, the best holiday we have experienced ... and we are now 'cruiseaholics'!

Cabin Review

Large Interior Stateroom

Cabin I

Very pleased with the cabin - it didn't feel at all cramped or dark. Spacious for our needs, and well looked after by the cabin stewards.

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