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Zuiderdam Review

4.0 / 5.0
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1003 reviews
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Not impressed

Review for Zuiderdam to Canada & New England
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6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Oct 2019
Cabin: Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom

Typically cruise on Princess but wanted to try this due to itinerary. Hard not to compare Princess against Holland America. On the positive side we like the larger bathroom. Also the staff is great. On the not so positive side: The ship itself is old and is not well maintained compared to Princess ships except for cabins. Too much up selling in all areas. For example, Consistently being asked if we want to purchase a $75 steak or pay $25 for a lobster. When you say NO the demeanor of the staff seems to change. Not as attentive. Booked a walking tour at one of the ports. Due to fairly heavy and consistent rain and cold we thought it would be canceled but it wasn’t. Can’t imagine who would want to walk in the cold and rain for two hours. Probably will not be cruising with Holland America again anytime soon.

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Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom

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