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Holland America Line Zaandam Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

Holland America Line
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7 Holland America Line Zaandam Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

kmackear avatar


1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Family Cruise


We chose this cruise because of the ports of call. Due to the weather ( which was awful) we were not able to stop in Sydney, Nova Scotia. I did enjoy Quebec and our private tour with Tours By Locals, Claude was our ...
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Sail Date May 2019

Crawleypal avatar


1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Experience on ship

This was a tailor made holiday to Brazil and ended with the cruise from Bueno Aries to Santiago. The facilities were fine. Food in buffet was excellant but in restaurant I was underwhelmed. Tendering was a ...
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Sail Date March 2019

jig789 avatar


1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Not great but I would try cruising again

This was my first cruise. All in all it went well. The positives: cabin very clean, ship very clean, staff extremely attentive (except the front desk people who were not always helpful). Negatives: in my cabin you ...
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Sail Date August 2016

shayne12 avatar


1 Review Written

Nothing to do Zaandan

Just returned from this cruise,I do really like sea days but there just was not any thing to do during the day Cooking class MEH who ever goes home and makes this stuff,because of this there were no movie during ...
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Sail Date September 2014

roger007 avatar


7 Reviews Written

HAL Zaandam: San Diego to Hawaii Feb 27-March 13. 2011

REVIEW OF ZAANDAM: San Diego-Hawaii-San Diego February 27-March 13, 2011 Being from the Midwest, the best place to be in February is Not in the Midwest. Therefore we booked this cruise to paradise. We chose ...
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Sail Date February 2011

bepsf avatar


3 Reviews Written

Aloha and Mahalo, Hawaii - March 2010

This was my family's first-ever trip to Hawaii - so we were looking forward to this trip w/ much anticipation. We went with a group of experienced cruisers - some had cruised to Hawaii before aboard Zaandam, others ...
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Sail Date March 2010

notpicky avatar


1 Review Written

Alaska get away

     Embarkation was easy and fast. My wife and I booked a verandah suite.  Overall the cruise to Alaska was OK...but not as good as previous cruises with HAL.  The food was bland, the portions were very ...
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Sail Date June 2009

Zaandam Ratings

Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.03.7
Value For Money4.03.7
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