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
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, Ketchikan13 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
65+ 8 Caribbean Seafarer
The next stop was my all-time favorite, St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Isles. Despite what another posting claimed, you cannot legally buy booze any cheaper!! In addition, this...read more
69 11 Southern Caribbean
Our 6th cruise on HAL and the best yet. What made it especially enjoyable were the fine food created by head chef Wolfgang Nasshausen and pastry chef Mario. The entrees offered in the...read more
51 to 60 3 to 5 Western Caribbean3 users found this review helpful.
My husband and myself were looking forward to sailing on a beautiful new ship for his 60th birthday. Our travel agent booked this trip and was not aware that the Zaandam has a...read more
31 to 40 3 to 5 Western Caribbean
Holland America's new Zaandam is a beautiful, clean ship and was a great compromise for our ages which range from 8 to retired. My parents, wife, daughter, and I went on the Western...read more
George and Marcia
Over 70 11 Western Caribbean2 users found this review helpful.
Upon our return from our April 1st cruise aboard HAL's Ryndam, we wrote a very comprehensive review that was posted on many of the web review sites. Being the Zaandam is very similar to the...read more
Larry and Linda Adams
41 to 50 6 to 10 Eastern Caribbean
We just returned from a wonderful cruise aboard Holland Americas's new ship, the Zaandam. This was our sixth cruise. Previously, we've been on the: Majesty of the Seas (RCCL) Viking...read more