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New York (Manhattan) to the Southern Caribbean Holland America Line Noordam Cruise Reviews

Holland America Line
Noordam
Southern Caribbean
New York (Manhattan)

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22 New York (Manhattan) to the Southern Caribbean Holland America Line Noordam Cruise Reviews


Casey avatar

Casey

3 Reviews Written

Noordam - Southern Caribbean

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We flew Jet Blue from Portland, OR to New York, overnight. Their leg room and service is great, but the seats only go back about 2 inches, so we couldn't sleep a wink. We decided to forego any New York City sights ...
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Sail Date February 2007


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ltjr

1 Review Written

Noordam - Southern Caribbean

Please REPLACE this review with existing review entitled "Noordam Review" We just returned from an 11-night Southern Caribbean cruise on Holland America's Noordam. The group that traveled together was my partner ...
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Sail Date February 2007


Tony K avatar

Tony K

1 Review Written

Noordam - Southern Caribbean

Embarkation - We arrived quite late, but registration was very smooth, something we heartily appreciated as my wife and I were traveling with our 4 young children. Unfortunately, some of our suitcases were covered ...
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Sail Date March 2007


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scaaty

10 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Noordam - Southern Caribbean

Noordam 03/10/2007 - 03/21/2007 Disclaimer - This is our opinions/observations and not intended to either agree or disagree with anyone! About us - DH 68 (retired), me (55) and still working. Overall we had a ...
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Sail Date March 2007


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sulu1129

2 Reviews Written

Noordam - Southern Caribbean

Embarkation- The embarkation in New York was very smooth. The previous cruise got in late to New York due to bad weather and we still were able to board before 1:00. Overall Experience- I am writing the review as ...
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Sail Date March 2007


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letsgomets

2 Reviews Written

Noordam - Southern Caribbean

Our entire family - me, my wife, my children (ages 6 and 3 ½) and my parents - all had a fantastic trip on the Noordam's March 10 Southern Caribbean voyage out of NYC. We could hardly have asked for a more relaxing ...
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Sail Date March 2007


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theodoron

1 Review Written

HAL - We're hooked!

DW and I are in our 50's and this was our second cruise. Our last cruise was on the Ryndam in the mid 90's. This was our first cruise on the new Vista class ships and I was looking forward to being on this ...
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Sail Date December 2007


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ctcruiser

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Noordam - Southern Caribbean

This was the ninth cruise my wife and I have taken but our first on Holland America. We left from New Haven, CT on the bus transfer that the cruise line provided to the Manhattan Cruise Terminal. We found this to be ...
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Sail Date December 2007


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7x5090g

1 Review Written

Noordam - Southern Caribbean

This is my 4th cruise and also a 4th cruiseline. (I cruised with Carnival, Royal Caribbean and Norwegian before this). Travelling with my parents, in-laws, DW and my 3 year old. Booked a VF Balcony and got upgraded ...
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Sail Date October 2006


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Maraprince

8 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Noordam - Southern Caribbean

Noordam Review About Us  3 single well- traveled ladies all over 50 from NYC who arrived by private car. Secured VF veranda cabin as mid ship as humanly possible! Embarkation --10/14/06 sailing slightly delayed ...
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Sail Date October 2006


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bosoxguy77

1 Review Written

Holland America was a train wreck

Let me start by saying this was my first cruise. My girlfriend came with me and she has cruised on every line out here and cruised about 15 times. My expectations are what she had described to me from the ...
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Sail Date January 2008


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shygirl

1 Review Written

11 nights: Not long enough!

We are a family of 4 from Ontario, with 2 boys ages 4 and 10. In tow we picked up my Inlaws from Quebec in our minivan and drove down I-87 the day before. Stayed in Nanuet-Hampton Inn-about 40 minutes from NY pier. ...
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Sail Date March 2008


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Freedom55

12 Reviews Written

31 Helpful Votes

Noordam March 8 - 19 2008

Noordam - March 8 - 19 review Embarkation: Everything went very smooth. We arrived at the pier earlier than we expected (about 10 a.m.) and dropped the luggage at the front of the terminal. The others went to get ...
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Sail Date March 2008


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Mr Veendam

3 Reviews Written

Dam good time on the Noordam

Hi all well I'm back 5 days since my 11 day S Caribbean cruise on the Noordam out of NYC ! First time ever cruising from NYC in the winter time .2/16 to 2/27 .First off this was my 7 time on HAL and 70 over all ...
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Sail Date February 2008


Steve avatar

Steve

20 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Noordam 12/1-12/12/2007 - Another Great Noordam Cruise!

This was our 17th cruise and our second on HAL. We did the 10-night on Noordam last December. Most of our previous cruises were on RCCL and Celebrity. Embarkation: Once we made it through the impossible traffic ...
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Sail Date December 2007


cv322 avatar

cv322

5 Reviews Written

Noordam - Southern Caribbean

We sailed on the beautiful Noordam 10/20/07 out of NY, 11 days to the southern Caribbean. It was just my SO and myself. Embarkation for us was a breeze, probably because we arrived at the pier somewhat late. We ...
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Sail Date October 2007


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iliv2cruz

10 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Noordam - Southern Caribbean

Noordam 11/10 - 11/21/07 Southern Caribbean Background: We've taken 11 cruises in the last 6 years, 3 Celebrity, 3 Princess, 3 RCI, and 2 HAL (both Noordam). Above mentioned were all wonderful voyages. This 11 day ...
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Sail Date November 2007


ras avatar

ras

1 Review Written

Noordam - Southern Caribbean

Disembarkation: This was fairly easy. You get to the station you get a number and your number is called and you go through a check in process which only take approximately 45 minutes. You get you card and you are on ...
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Sail Date February 2007


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Got2goaway

1 Review Written

Noordam - Southern Caribbean

History: We are a family of four. Our children are ages 8 and 5. This our 3rd cruise with our children. DH and myself have been on a total of 7 cruises together. We have been on NCL, Carnival and Princess. This was ...
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Sail Date February 2007


cruiserking avatar

cruiserking

3 Reviews Written

Noordam - Southern Caribbean

Noordam Southern Caribbean January 5, 2007 It's easy to understand why Holland America Line is so beloved and each voyage is loaded with returning Mariners, the HAL crew and officers go to great lengths to make ...
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Sail Date January 2007


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booklady26

4 Reviews Written

Noordam - Southern Caribbean

About us My husband and I are in our mid 50's and have been cruising since 1981. This was our 39th cruise. Our first and only experience with HALwas our very cruise in 1981 on the old Volendam out of NYC to Bermuda. ...
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Sail Date March 2007


Pat avatar

Pat

9 Reviews Written

Noordam - Southern Caribbean

I just returned from an 11 night cruise on the Noordam, sailing to the Southern Caribbean. We left New York City, sailing past Lady Liberty (a spectacular sight in itself) and headed for open water. The sea was a ...
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Sail Date November 2006


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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