Holland America Line
(To read or place a review, scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on the ship.)
As the winner of 17 consecutive "Best Overall Cruise Value" awards from the World Ocean and Cruise Liner Society, and consistently among the highest-rated premium cruise lines year after year in Conde Nast Traveler's "Readers' Choice Awards" and Travel + Leisure magazine's "World's Best" awards, Holland America Line is known for gracious and attentive service. Its ships have one of the highest staff-member-to-guest ratios.
Holland America Line's ongoing Signature of Excellence initiative has invested $525 million in shipboard enhancements including the Culinary Arts Center presented by Food & Wine magazine, "a state-of-the-art onboard show kitchen" where more than 60 celebrated guest chefs and culinary experts provide cooking demonstrations and classes;
* Stylish and comfortable ships with extra measures of personal comfort, staterooms averaging 25 to 50% larger then other line's ships, one of the highest staff-member-to-guest ratios, and the classic elegance preferred by experienced cruisers.
* Consistently receives high ratings for guest satisfaction, acknowledged for exceptional value and has one of the highest repeat factors in the cruise industry.
* Menus are among the most extensive at sea. As You Wish dining allows guests to choose either traditional pre-set seating and dining times, or a completely flexible dining schedule.
Holland America Line Cruise Ships
The ms Amsterdam is the third ship to bear the name of the Dutch capital in Holland America Line's over its 135-year history... more
Launching her maiden voyage in July of 2008, the ms Eurodam marks Holland America Line's new Signature-class ships... more
Named for the Maas River in the Netherlands, the ms Maasdam is the fifth ship in Holland America Line's 135-year history to bear the name... more
ms Nieuw Amsterdam
Delivering in 2010, the 86,000-ton Nieuw Amsterdam is being built at Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri's Marghera shipyard and its interior design and art collection will reflect the glamour and history... more
Launched in 2006, the ms Noordam is the newest member of Holland America's renowned Vista-class ships... more
Officially christened in 2003 by Her Dutch Royal Highness, Princess Margriet of the Netherlands, the ms Oosterdam is the second in Holland America's series of Vista-class ships... more
Designed to explore the remote corners of the world in elegance and style, the ms Prinsendam is Holland America's most intimate ship... more
The ms Rotterdam is the standard-bearer for Holland America's fleet of ships, even more since the latest enhancements were completed in December 2009.
Your onboard experience will be defined by spa... more
At 720-feet, the ms Ryndam is designed to carry fewer guests while providing more space for maximum comfort... more
The ms Statendam is the fifth ship to bear the name in Holland America Line's more than 130-year history... more
Grandly proportioned and recently enhanced, the ms Veendam offers an onboard experience defined by spacious comfort and the latest Signature of Excellence features and amenities... more
The ms Westerdam is the third in Holland America Line's series of Vista-class ships... more
The ms Zuiderdam began her inaugural season in 2002 as the first ship in Holland America's Vista-class series... more