The Westerdam is the third of 5 "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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Keith 41 3 Southern Caribbean16 users found this review helpful.
Holland America is way out of our age range. The average age was around 75-80. So we were very out of place. We had Royal Caribbean to compare to this as we had been on them twice before. Royal...read more
Jim Thornton 76 22 Eastern Mediterranean47 users found this review helpful.
This was our 22nd cruise and our eighth Holland American Line (HAL) cruise since 1995, with each cruise on a different ship, except that this is our second cruise on the Westerdam. Our cabin was a...read more
Bernie 63 2 Southern Caribbean48 users found this review helpful.
We traveled as a group and the virtually unanimous conclusion is that the cruise aboard the Westerdam was a wonderful experience. Rough seas precluded stopping at Half moon Cay, but it certainly...read more
Sam Hager 80 19 Eastern Carribean20 users found this review helpful.
We took back to back cruises to Eastern/Western Caribbean.The second leg we were joined by our daughter, son-in-law and two of our ten grandchildren. All of us thoroughly enjoyed both the ship and...read more
Lisa 37 2 Eastern Caribbean41 users found this review helpful.
My experience with Holland America Westerdam was alright. It wasn't anything spectacular. There were certain things I liked and certain things I didn't like. This cruise itself was more...read more
CGARR 45 3 Alaska110 users found this review helpful.
My husband and I greatly enjoyed our Alaskan cruise on the Westerdam. The itinerary was very good and we went on fantastic excursions to enable us to capture a true Alaskan experience. The service...read more
Gary Charles 66 1 Alaska25 users found this review helpful.
This was our first time on a cruise. Glacier Bay was a most incredible experience and well worth the trip. As to the ship, we were not impressed. The staff who cleaned our room and...read more
Elizabeth Libero 51 6 Alaska21 users found this review helpful.
I was very disappointed with cruise. Positives: The room and staff were wonderful. The trip started off with key not fitting door. When I would go to Lido they had no trays, no good...read more
Jason Parker 43 3 Caribbean42 users found this review helpful.
The cruise was pleasant, but the ship was struck by the Norwalk Virus while we were aboard. Some parts of the ship were closed, including, the sports deck, the hydo-spa, hot tubs...you could not...read more
Mark R. & Joanne S.
66 35 Eastern Caribbean99 users found this review helpful.
We flew down to Fort Lauderdale on Sunday morning, January 6, 2008, with Jet Blue from JFK. The flight arrived early. After a quick baggage return and a short taxi ride to the cruise ship...read more