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The second ship in Holland America's Statendam-class, the Maasdam inaugurated in 1993. In 2002 she is based in the Caribbean, year-round.

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 User Reviews

  • Name Age # of Cruises Desitination
  • John Wilson

    43 3 Southern Caribbean

    Flight to Norfolk & Hotel If I never fly American Airlines again, it will be too soon. My flight to St.Louis was late getting in and I only had 20 minutes before the connecting flight more

    3 users found this review helpful.
  • Andrew Doble

    47 8 Eastern Caribbean

    This is our third trip on HAL and we have noticed that it is becoming much more "Carnivalised" - more interested in selling drinks and land tours rather than leaving us alone to do as more

  • Kenneth Eden

    n/a 60 Southern Caribbean/Norfolk

    Last year we took the Maasdam on the 11 day Southern Caribbean Cruise from Norfolk. The ship was late arriving in Norfolk, and as a result, we waited hours to board, while the ship more

    2 users found this review helpful.
  • Virginia J. Read

    n/a 10 Eastern Canada and New England

    I flew into Montreal a day early and enjoyed seeing part of the city. Boarded the ship and everything went smoothly. The ports were interesting. I really enjoyed Charlottetown and Anne more

    1 users found this review helpful.
  • Kitty Park

    62 seven New England/Canada

    PREFACE The travelers: Two women, widowed, one approaching retirement, the other already there. We've both cruised before (HAL, Royal Olympic, Carnival, Celebrity and Princess). more

    8 users found this review helpful.
  • Guy Davis

    52 7 New England/Canada

    The Canada/New England cruise aboard the Maasdam is a delightful, relaxing vacation. We arrived at the Boston cruise terminal at 11AM after a short taxi ride from the airport. (The Big more

    1 users found this review helpful.
  • Janet and Ray Zegarski

    n/a 29 New England

    In our cruising experience, this was our twenty-fifth cruise together, with four others taken separately. This was a surprise, last minute (almost) cruise. We had not planned on this type more

    8 users found this review helpful.
  • John Alvey

    55 5 Southern Caribbean

    I am writing about our unfortunate experience with our recent cruise with Holland America on the Maasdam and to warn you of the perils of doing business with Holland America. We booked more

    3 users found this review helpful.
  • Ken Eden

    58 58 Southern Caribbean

    March 2nd was a warm day and very windy. The Maasdam arrived into Norfolk Harbor very late, passengers were disembarking when we reported to the dock at 2pm., and the ship had more

    5 users found this review helpful.
  • John Gawne

    61 18 Eastern Caribbean

    My wife and I were excited to receive an offer from HAL for past cruisers to sail aboard Maasdam from Norfolk and receive an outside cabin assignment for the price of an insideā€¦an more

    2 users found this review helpful.
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Ship Summary
  • Operator:Holland America Line
  • Capacity (double occupancy):1266
  • Builder:Fincantieri
  • Full Capacity:1627
  • Inaugurated:1993
  • Space Ratio:43.8 / 34.1
  • Gross Tonnage:55,451gt
  • Crew:560
  • Length:719 ft. / 219 m