Virtually identical to sister ship Rotterdam, the Amsterdam entered service as Holland America Line's "second flagship" in 2000. She is the first HAL vessel to feature podded propulsion units. 1,380 lucky passengers can explore the world aboard the premium cruise liner.
- Name Age # of Cruises Desitination
57 2 Alaska55 users found this review helpful.
Holland America was my choice for a retirement gift to myself. I had never been to Alaska and this seemed the perfect way to travel and enjoy the scenery. Holland America does a tremendous...read more
41 6 Vancouver Repositioning7 users found this review helpful.
We booked this three-night cruise as it seemed a great way to link our flight from Australia to a cruise to Alaska. This was the final stage of a Panama Canal cruise for the Amsterdam, and...read more
50 7 Caribbean8 users found this review helpful.
This was a 13-day “Panama Sunfarer” cruise. It left New York Oct. 17 and ended in Fort Lauderdale on the 30th. In between, it stopped at Fort Lauderdale, Half Moon Cay, Curacao, Aruba,...read more
51 7 Caribbean11 users found this review helpful.
My wife and I have just returned from a 2 week Panama Canal Sun farer cruise with Holland America Line on the MS Amsterdam. We flew out to New York on the 16th October 2006 and were put...read more
56 10 Canada - New England5 users found this review helpful.
Embarkation in Montreal on HAL Amsterdam. We flew from Newark at 7:15 AM to Montreal and arrived at 9AM. We were shuttled to the pier by Gerry & Associates. We had been told at the...read more
47 2 Alaska53 users found this review helpful.
We recently returned from a 7-day cruise out of Seattle (great city- be sure and spend a day or two here before you leave) to Alaska aboard Holland America's Amsterdam. After months of...read more
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36 8 South America80 users found this review helpful.
I have traveled fairly extensively, having cruised on many occasions. This cruise would be my 7th cruise. I have cruised mostly on Princess Cruises; have experienced premium cruise lines...read more
65 10 South America & Antarctica30 users found this review helpful.
Introduction The following is a cruise review of the January/February sailing of Holland America’s ms Amsterdam. It was a 21-night cruise that commenced on Thursday, January 29, 2004 in...read more
56 3 Eastern Caribbean6 users found this review helpful.
I have been on three past cruises on HAL and my husband seven, and while this was a good cruise, it was ‘off’ from past experiences with HAL on other ships. We particularly didn't...read more
48 1 Alaska56 users found this review helpful.
We set sail out of Seattle for Alaska on a beautiful evening on the Amsterdam, a ship from Holland America. This was my first cruise however my companion has taken two others and is...read more