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Rome (Civitavecchia) to the Transatlantic Holland America Line Westerdam Cruise Reviews

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1-10 of 9 Rome (Civitavecchia) to the Transatlantic Holland America Line Westerdam Cruise Reviews


A wonderful crossing

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recruiter 28
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

We chose this cruise since we enjoy transatlantic cruising. We wanted to experience Holland America and it was a good value. The embarkation was the quickest we had ever experienced. The staff was friendly and appeared happy. Food selections were varied. We did not choose to go to the add on restaurants. My spouse attended the America Test Kitchen classes. It was great to have a Catholic ...
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Sail Date: October 2017

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom


Great Transatlantic crossing

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DGM
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We booked this cruise just 2 weeks prior to sailing because the price was great. We enjoyed the ports, but had been to all of them multiple times. • Ship information o The ship was is in great shape, everything worked and all public areas were kept very clean. There are plenty of places for quiet alone time and small group board games. • Activities o I loved the Americas Test ...
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Sail Date: October 2017

Cabin Type: Large Ocean-View Stateroom


First Transatlantic, first Mediterraen cruise

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Joking1016
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

The laundry is piled up and gradually working through the machines. Just returned home yesterday after 18 days at sea, boarding in Rome, Italy and disembarking in Fort Lauderdale. Eight port cities, some surprises, and seven lovely days at sea on the HAL Westerdam. We traveled with another couple whose cruising experience was limited to a couple FL/Bahamas excursions. It was interesting ...
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Sail Date: October 2010

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom


Westerdam Transatlantic -- the good and not so good

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BudinFla
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Our party consisted of two couples who had not sailed on Holland America in 20 years. When we saw the itinerary and price of this cruise we decided it was time to see how Holland America had changed. It has changed and not all for the better. Holland America bills itself as an upscale line and it certainly used to be one of the more upscale lines, but it is now just a middle of pack cruise line ...
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Sail Date: October 2010

Cabin Type: Large Outside Stateroom (fully obstructed views)


Westerdam - Trans-Atlantic

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marylandcrzer
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

There can be little more memorable than watching large, sleek cruise ship at anchor in the clear azure water of a Caribbean inlet like Half Moon Cay. Unless it's looking up at that very ship from a tender as you make your way back from the pier at Monaco, the city climbing the ridge behind you. Or perhaps gazing out over the tiled rooftops of a small Spanish city like Almeria at that very same ...
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Sail Date: October 2007

Cabin Type: Interior Stateroom


Westerdam - Trans-Atlantic

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kanigeta
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

Background: This was my 3rd cruise within the past 2 years, my first on a HAL ship, my first time visiting European ports, and my first Trans-Atlantic cruise. I'm a woman in my 40's, traveled solo but had family members also on board, did most activities on my own. Hotel Info: We were in Rome for 5 days pre-cruise and stayed in an apartment which we found through the Bed & Breakfast Association ...
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Sail Date: October 2007

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom


Westerdam - Trans-Atlantic

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Bucky63
First Time Cruiser • Age 80s

Review of European Crossing Holland America Westerdam October 4-21 Arrival and Transfers We flew from Austin to Rome via New York (JFK) on Delta Airlines. The Austin-New York leg was fine but the transoceanic flight to Rome was terrible. We flew a Boeing 767-300 in coach class. There was absolutely no leg room for anyone over five feet ten inches. We were cramped beyond belief and thus got ...
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Sail Date: October 2007

Cabin Type: Large Outside Stateroom (fully obstructed views)


Westerdam - Trans-Atlantic

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cands
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

Summary. This was a fantastic voyage on a first class ship. Embarkation. The port in Civitevecchia is an industrial port. The HAL terminal was a series of tents. These were very well organized with air-conditioning and lots of places to sit. We arrived at about 1:30 pm, having caught the train from Rome. Check-in was smooth, efficient and completed in about half an hour. The Ship. The ship ...
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Sail Date: October 2005

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom


Westerdam - Trans-Atlantic

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RJ
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

I don't know what ship the other TA reviewers traveled on, but the Westerdam didn't match those reviews. We found the staff to be exemplary, the ports were very good (Casablanca being the exception, but it's a third-world country, so what did we expect?), the food was good without being overly filling, and the ship was immaculate. This was our first HAL cruise. We've done RCCL a few times before ...
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Sail Date: October 2005

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom


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