Holland America Line's second Volendam-class vessel, the Zaandam was launched in 2000. She spent her inaugural season in the Caribbean, but now joins her sister ship Volendam in Alaska during the summer months.
- Name Age # of Cruises Desitination
45 3 Western Caribbean6 users found this review helpful.
Our family of four (two parents, two daughters ages 20 and 7) traveled on this cruise ship for spring break. We have traveled on Holland America before (Westerdam) and were extremely pleased...read more
43 12+ Eastern Caribbean5 users found this review helpful.
We are a family of 11- 4 adults- late 30's-early 40's, 2 adults mid 60's, 1 great grandmother- 90+ and 4 children- girls 15, 12, 10 & 8. Family cruise history: HAL, Renaissance, Cunard,...read more
50+ 4 Eastern Caribbean1 users found this review helpful.
This was my fourth cruise (third on HAL), and by far my best overall cruise experience. I chose this itinerary and ship based mainly on the low single supplement for an inside guarantee...read more
Keith and Diane Ballweg
49 5 Western Caribbean3 users found this review helpful.
This was our fifth cruise and second with Holland America. Our previous experience with HAL was in March on the Zuiderdam. We booked this cruise about 3 weeks after returning. Some of you...read more
Philip M. Haggerty
72 13 Eastern Caribbean1 users found this review helpful.
My name is Phil Haggerty and my wife is Edith Goble. I am a retired city attorney and Edith is a homemaker and retired health services provider. This would be our lucky thirteenth cruise and...read more
44 1st Alaska Inside Passage20 users found this review helpful.
We were in the first group to arrive on board ship traveling with our 9 year old daughter. We had booked Cabin 7043, an A category mini suite with a veranda. As we were boarding the ship, we...read more
15 2 Alaska3 users found this review helpful.
I was traveling with the Ships Dentist so I was boarded early at 8AM and didn't know my cabin assignment until I got on. After being cleared by Canadian Port Authority and HAL authority it...read more
25 1 Western Caribbean
This was the first cruise I have ever been on and the second my wife has been on we were looking forward to this cruise a great deal and were for the most part satisfied. I just wanted...read more
42 2 Western Caribbean
This was our second sailing on the Zaandam in 4 months, and we had a truly wonderful time both times. We found many pleasant changes made that enhanced our cruise, including the fact...read more
n/a 20 Alaska11 users found this review helpful.
journalist/Editor by Doug Eads North: I have discovered no other destination in our great land of...read more