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.
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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
40 10 Bahamas3 users found this review helpful.
This is the letter that I wrote to the company but never received any response. I felt we were very fair. We are a couple that very rarely complains and to be honest is not...read more
60+ 3 Alaska10 users found this review helpful.
Alaska At Last! Waiting three weeks post-cruise before writing this review seemed a wise idea. I wondered if the ‘high’ I experienced would diminished. It...read more
45 5 Alaska8 users found this review helpful.
We did the fly/cruise plan that Holland America had to offer with a guaranteed outside room with no obstruction to the view. I don’t think it cost that much more to have them take care of your...read more
48 3 Inside Passage Alaska7 users found this review helpful.
We flew into Vancouver two days before the cruise and toured the city --all fourteen of us. It was a great time. It rained the whole time we were there, but that didn’t slow us down. We took...read more
40 3 Southern Wayfarer Cruise1 users found this review helpful.
My husband I just returned from a 10 day cruise on the Zaandam. We booked a mini-suite with verandah. The room was very comfortable and clean as was the ship. The staff (not the...read more
46 6 Wayfarer (southern caribbean)
My wife and I, along with another couple have sailed on a 10-day cruise on the Zaandam between Dec. 10 and 20, 2001. Our ages range from 43 to 51. Both couples are childless and...read more
41 5 Southern Caribbean Seafarer1 users found this review helpful.
Increased Security: You are required to carry your passport and room key with you at all times when you are off the ship. Your purchases and personal belongings are checked when...read more
55 7 Southern Caribbean
The Ms Zaandam is a lovely cruise ship with antiques and interesting artifacts strategically placed around the ship. The public rooms are nicely placed with many of them having beautiful ocean...read more
47 First Cruise Vancouver, Juneau, Skagway, Ketchikan11 users found this review helpful.
This is a cruise review of my Holland America Alaskan cruise on May 5-12, 2001. My objective is to share some of my experiences. Some of the topics covered include: embarkation, your...read more