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Sydney (Australia) to the South Pacific Holland America Line Noordam Cruise Reviews

3.5 / 5.0
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1-10 of 6 Sydney (Australia) to the South Pacific Holland America Line Noordam Cruise Reviews


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


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


Like the curate's egg... good in parts!

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islandmanintas
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Only our second cruise, had previously sailed from Hawaii to Sydney in 2016. We were so impressed with that cruise, the brand and the ship. So we choose to revisit with HAL and the Noordam again, this time the New Zealand leg of the Pacific Cruise. We love the size and style of the Noordam, and having sailed before felt really comfortable with layout and facilities. Our cabin was on the main ...
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Sail Date: March 2018

Cabin Type: Large Ocean-View Stateroom


It was Just Okay

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kwar
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

For the itinerary of southern Australia, which was great. However, we felt Holland is not as good as in past cruises. The main complaint is Dining Room (We used anytime) menu which is so limited and quit frankly other then the beef not really good. Vegetables all cooked to death and hardly any green ones, like broccoli, green beans, etc. and you didn't even get more then 5 string beans or 3 ...
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Sail Date: January 2018


SOUTH PACIFIC 2017: New Caledonia, Fiji and Vanuatu from Sydney

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konazo
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We always find the South Pacific to be a beautiful and very relaxing place to visit and the people are so friendly. Always glad to return to the South Pacific... wish it was closer as the flight is long. We stayed 2 nights precruise at Ovolo Woolloomooloo hotel, very clean and quiet (on the HOHO bus line and walking distance to Circular quay and parks. We hit a heat wave in January. We did ...
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Sail Date: January 2017

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom


Noordam failed to live up to expected standards.

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celebrating seniors
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We thoroughly enjoyed the ports we visited, however we did encounter a few missed ports due to both weather conditions and a problem with the ship's starboard thrusters. Parts had to be ordered from Finland so we spent two days in Napier. Unfortunately Aukland did not have a berth to house the ship the next day so we returned to Sydney. We also missed the Bay of Islands stop. The food on the ...
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Sail Date: March 2016


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