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Holland America Line Noordam Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to the South Pacific from Sydney (Australia)

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1-10 of 32 Holland America Line Noordam Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to the South Pacific from Sydney (Australia)


Almost our last cruise before Covid

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Bellair
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

A wonderful itinerary covering Melanesia, sailing out of White Bay Cruise Port Sydney & under the bridge. Some of the best unspoilt islands visited. Including Vanuatu - New Caledonia - Australia The video featuring a ship tour & facilities on board. More posted on my youtube Bellaircruise channel. We have been enjoying Holland America for many years travelling the world on various ...
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Sail Date: February 2022

Cabin Type: Large Outside Stateroom (partial sea views)

Traveled with disabled person


Out of everything

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jganem
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Sailed on Holland America four other times. Never on prior cruises was I told we are sorry but we out out of that. On this cruise we were told sorry we are out of diet caffeine free coke White Wines, Beers, Teas, Ice Creams, Limes, wafers for Ice Cream. I didn't pay all my money not to have the ship properly provisioned my table mates had the same problems and felt the same way, this made the ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Superior Verandah Suite


Dave Koz

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Sheriee
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Thoroughly enjoyed Dave Koz and Friends and the entertainment package!! The actual cruise ship, Noordam, is pitiful. It is dated, worn out, and in need of complete remodeling. The furniture is tired, and the bathroom in our suite never looked clean. There is plenty of closet space in the suite which we appreciated. On other cruises when we had a suite, we had concierge like service. On ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Deluxe Verandah Suite


Holland America - Not Many Pluses

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Sonexxx
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

Having cruised with a number of different lines over the years we chose our first Holland America cruise recently because of the destinations it was going to in the South Pacific. After having been on the ‘geriatric express’ that is Princess Cruises (because it was going o PNG) we were a little apprehensive but told that HAL appealed to the more discerning traveller wishing to ‘experience’ fine ...
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Sail Date: January 2019

Cabin Type: Superior Verandah Suite


Great Service but a Ship in Poor Condition

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rringstr2
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

I can say without reservation that this was the best service on a cruise ship we have experienced. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The food in the main dining room was just okay. Gone are the days of elegant dining with delicious food and large portions. This was our 24th cruise and this was the poorest main dining room food we've experienced. But on the plus side the casual dining on ...
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Sail Date: March 2018

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom


EXCEEDED ALL EXPECTATIONS

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JAG052
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

We had read the reviews on Noordam prior to travel and a lot were not very complimentary so we went with low expectations. All I can say is that the type of complaint I read previously makes me think those people would not be happy with anything. Noordam far exceeded our expectations. We were delighted with practically everything on board. Our stateroom on verandah deck mid ship was roomy, ...
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Sail Date: March 2018

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom


Exceptional, memorable, special.

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danieldlaw
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

Firstly, disregard all the negative reviews of this ship. It is a meticulously maintained, modern ship with top quality food and staff. Many people reviewing relatively luxury cruise ships, like the ms Noordam, have silver spoons broken off inside them and tend to complain about ridiculous things, like slices of lemon. Holland America Line is by no means a party ship, or even a 'family-fun' ...
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Sail Date: March 2018

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom


A very enjoyable cruise despite the lack of entertainment

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SY7DNEY CRUISER
10+ Cruises • Age 80s

Noordam. Cruise to Pacific Islands On the 15/03/2018. Thirteen days The cruise was from Sydney at the overseas passenger terminal circular quarry Embarkation very very efficient. We receive a very good deal for a balcony guarantee cabin. We were assigned a BB cabin on 10004 deck ten. The Position near the Crows Nest lounge and the lido swimming pool was great. The cabin was ...
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Sail Date: March 2018

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom


Good itinerary, ship, crew. Terrible weather.

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slb1949
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Chosen for the itinerary and Holland America excellent service. Embarkation was very well organized and done in a timely manner. Cabin was very clean and comfortable. Lots of storage. Cabin stewards did an excellent job. Always knew they were close to help , very friendly and very efficient. Lido for breakfast was always crowded and busy. Staff did a good job in helping you find a table. ...
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Sail Date: March 2018

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom


Great Expectations - Disillusioned

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Tanawah
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

The cruise was the type of itinerary that I was Looking for, within in the time period available to me. This was our first time cruising and My Wife and I were really looking forward to our first cruise. I will preface my remarks by saying that I am easy going by nature and not overly fussy. Embarkation was from White Bay Terminal Sydney. This was handled very well and I have no ...
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Sail Date: March 2018

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom


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