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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22 1 Alaska52 users found this review helpful.
This was the first cruise for my husband and I- we were with my parents as well as my sister and her boyfriend. My parents had previously sailed on the Westerdam in January so we had a leg...read more
35 2 Western Caribbean14 users found this review helpful.
Holland America Line Westerdam Cruise Review Western Caribbean Ellina Our family (my husband, 6-yr-old daughter, and in-laws) just returned from a 1-week cruise on the...read more
47 4 Alaska25 users found this review helpful.
What a pleasure to sail again with Holland America. Our previous sailing with Holland America was on board (the former) MS Westerdam for a special 11 night millennium sailing from December...read more
22 2 Bahamas19 users found this review helpful.
Cruising Background: This was my second cruise, first time with HAL. Previous sailing: Carnival Conquest in March '04 to Jamaica, Grand Cayman & Cozumel. Cruise Info: Special 3 day...read more
70 13 Mediterramean6 users found this review helpful.
This was our 13th cruise and our seventh Holland American Line (HAL) cruise since 1995, with each cruise on a different ship. Our cabin was a deluxe verandah outside (Category B) on the...read more
62 18 Western Mediterranean15 users found this review helpful.
The new Westerdam was a mix of delight and disappointment. What follows is a summary of what was great in our minds, and what wasn't. We have taken 18 cruises. The food, service,...read more
76 20 Eastern Mediterranean5 users found this review helpful.
Review of Westerdam Cruise, 30 August-13 September 2004 In brief: The Westerdam (maiden voyage in April, 2004) is an excellent choice for a cruise. All aspects-accommodations, food,...read more
66 20 Eastern Mediterranean2 users found this review helpful.
MS Westerdam is the third of HAL’s new vista class of cruise ships & also the third one to bear this name. Vista class ships are much larger than the older ships that HAL made it’s...read more
Buddy 63 8 Eastern Caribbean8 users found this review helpful.
Overall cruise experience was disappointing. I had high expectations for HAL and was very much disappointed. The cabins are small, the lido buffet closes early, no trays to carry your food and no...read more
Paul 51 8 Western Caribbean6 users found this review helpful.
This was our first cruise with HAL . We were told there would be a free shuttle from the FLL airport but found it to be running infrequently so took a cab for the short ride to the port. With tip,...read more