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

Holland America Line
Noordam
South Pacific
Sydney (Australia)

Traveler rating

Excellent

7

Very Good

14

Average

6

Poor

4

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


Sheriee avatar

Sheriee

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Dave Koz

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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 ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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SY7DNEY CRUISER

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

A very enjoyable cruise despite the lack of entertainment

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 ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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slb1949

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Good itinerary, ship, crew. Terrible weather.

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 ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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JAG052

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

EXCEEDED ALL EXPECTATIONS

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 ...
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Sail Date March 2018


Pak59 avatar

Pak59

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First experience with HAL

We choose HAL because we liked the Itinerary, as it was our first cruise to New Zealand and Australia. It was also our first time on HAL. The food on the Noordam was excellent, with a lot of variety, great ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Janet Savage

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

A good cruise but not outstanding (my LONG review)

We scored a great price on a 15-day HAL cruise from Sydney, Australia to Auckland, New Zealand. Perhaps the price was so affordable because a) November is a less popular travel window (our itinerary included ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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Spillett

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Was a lovely winter escape

Friend had recommended. A last minute decision to take a holiday following long wet winter. Purchased just a month ahead of sailing, online, and overall very pleased with cruise. Very good value. Prices were ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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oz cruiser 65

2 Reviews Written

40 Helpful Votes

Great service and staff attitudes but entertainment lacking

We have cruised HAL before. previously Trans Atlantic and Med with Noordam and Baltics , Scandnavia on Konningsdam, WE loved all before and were prepared to travel long distance from Oz but now figured a cruise ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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Castoffs

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Stunning view of Sydney Harbour from our Cabin

We had already been on the Volendam with HAL and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and this cruise was visiting the South Pacific and Hawaii. We were on board 16 nights Sydney to Honolulu we felt this was long ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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normie616

4 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

HAL should take more care to prevent spread of viruses on board !!!!!

This review will not be lengthy but more to the point.Having completed our Sydney to Vancouver crossing from 8th April to 30th April ;I feel appropriate to comment on this ship Firstly the Noordam is a ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Old Bulldog

5 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Sydney to Honolulu repositioning cruise

We chose Holland America as they are our favourite cruise line. Having an aft suite our embarkation was smooth without any wait although this actual cruise had commenced in NZ and there were already guests on board. ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Pops 1953

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Slightly Disappointing Noordam

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary which suited our plans to see a little of New Zealand within a limited time frame. Embarkation went without a hitch and we were pleasantly surprised by our stateroom ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Yurugaboy

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Classy and Relaxing

My wife chose this cruise as it went over the Christmas break and went to the South Pacific.We are a family of 5 and booked 2 rooms. A Verandah Room and an inside Room both on Deck 6. After a slow start in the ...
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Sail Date December 2016


rogero44 avatar

rogero44

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Australia and New Zealand

Heard good things about Holland America and we agree. Food and service was exceptional. Our room with a balcony was very comfortable. Only negatives were that the excursions were pricey, charging for water when ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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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