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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44 1st Alaska Inside Passage21 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
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