The Oosterdam is the first of 2nd "Vista Class" ships being introduced by Holland America. She is a break from the traditional design and format for Holland America ships and is designed to be more attractive to a wider demographic than former Holland America ships.
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42 2 Mexican Riviera5 users found this review helpful.
August 26, 2006 we started our week of fun and adventure. Upon arrival in Seattle, we found that because we registered on-line, that our processing time was cut in half. My 80 yr old mother,...read more
57 1 Mexican Riviera14 users found this review helpful.
First cruise for my wife and I. Ms Oosterdam was a great introduction to cruising and the standard would be hard to match. The service and food were fantastic. The Filipino and Indonesian...read more
25 1 Mexican Riviera28 users found this review helpful.
The embarkation process was very smooth and we were on the ship in a matter of minutes. This being my first time on a cruise, I was in awe from the second we boarded. The ship was appointed...read more
59 2 Mexican Riviera12 users found this review helpful.
We were once again VERY impressed by Holland America; and anything we didn't like on a previous Maasdam Cruise seem to be addressed!! The new ''automatic $10'' a day tip on your bill charge...read more
43 6 Mexican Riviera18 users found this review helpful.
After several cruises (all with Holland America) we decided to try a shorter cruise as a mid winter get-away. San Diego was nice on arrival (we came two days early to play in town)....read more
38 1 Mexican Riviera2 users found this review helpful.
What a wonderful time!! Yes, I am now a former "first time cruiser". My family and I enjoyed everything from the the personal service of the cabin stewards to the seamless relationships we...read more
46 2 Mexican Riviera8 users found this review helpful.
The Oosterdam is a beautiful ship kept in immaculate shape. Not a thing was out of place. Our room (5058)was for our family of four - two teenagers!! It was cozy but it accomodated us and...read more
52 8 Mexican Riviera4 users found this review helpful.
Overall we were very impressed with the quality of the staterooms and service on board the Oosterdam. The staterooms were elegant and the bed mattresses were superb. Our stateroom attendant...read more
56 20+ Mexican Riviera16 users found this review helpful.
After 20+ cruises this one ranked very close to the top, though the weather could have been warmer with the first two and last two days temperature in the mid 60's, the three port days in...read more
Ian and Elaine Hill
51/59 2 Mexican Rivera9 users found this review helpful.
This was our second cruise. We first took the Oosterdam to the Western Caribbean in January 2004 and now the same ship to the Mexican Riviera in January 2005. Doing the same ship 2 years in...read more