Built in 1996, the Veendam completes Holland America's four-ship Statendam class. Deployed around the Americas, the Veendam offers a traditional premium-class cruise experience.
- Name Age # of Cruises Desitination
25-30 1 Western Caribbean12 users found this review helpful.
We sailed aboard the ms Veendam, on a Western Caribbean cruise, embarking April 10, 2004 through April 17, 2004. For my wife and I, this was our honeymoon as well as our first cruise....read more
Philip M. Haggerty
71 11 Western Caribbean19 users found this review helpful.
I am Phil Haggerty and my wife is Edith Goble. I am a retired city attorney and Edith is a homemaker and retired health service provider. This would be our 11th cruise, but the first on...read more
12 First Cruise Western Caribbean4 users found this review helpful.
Excellent cruise! The staff were the nicest people I have ever met in my life. They were so nice I miss them! I want to go on the same cruise and same ship again, just different ports. I...read more
27 1 Western Caribbean6 users found this review helpful.
My ENTIRE family took our FIRST EVER cruise with Holland America. from January 3rd to 10th for the Western Caribbean with stops at Grand Cayman Islands, Montego Bay, and Puerto Maya,...read more
55 8 Western Caribbean7 users found this review helpful.
From the moment we boarded the ship we were underwhelmed. The decor is bland, the food was blah, the service was not up to usual HAL standards. Our waiter barely spoke to anyone at our...read more
48 37 Vancouver to Los Angeles - Repositioning Cruise9 users found this review helpful.
EMBARKATION The Canada Place Pier is adjacent to the Pan Pacific Hotel where it is far more relaxing to wait (while...read more
40 4 Western Caribbean3 users found this review helpful.
Everything on this cruise was perfect. It was a diverse population of all ages. Service was fantastic, as was the food. Nice dining options if you don't care to go formal in the...read more
66 7 Alaska Glacier Discovery14 users found this review helpful.
In early June 2002, my wife, favorite grandson Philip, and I embarked on a two-week Alaska cruise aboard Holland America’s (HA) ms Veendam. We chose back-to-back cruises between Vancouver...read more
40's First December 22, 20017 users found this review helpful.
"It's good to be on a well run ship." So says the little card placed on our pillows each night by the cabin steward aboard the MS Veendam. The Veendam is without question a well-run ship,...read more
Neal A Berkowitz
48 1 Eastern Caribbean
We took our first cruise last year on the Holland America Veendam. Our overall impression? We want to do it again. From the moment we arrived at the Ft. Lauderdale airport until we...read more