The Zuiderdam is the first 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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48 12 Western/Eastern Caribbean1 users found this review helpful.
Background We are veteran cruisers: I have 12 trips and my wife has 8. We went with our two teenage sons in August, so between the four of us, we total about six months afloat....read more
46 5 Eastern Caribbean
This was our first experience with Holland America Line. After reading so many negative comments prior to the sailing, obviously I was concerned as to whether I made the right decision...read more
51 3 Eastern Caribbean
My husband, daughter (20 years old) and I have just completed a 7-day cruise aboard Holland America’s “Zuiderdam.” This 7-day Easter Caribbean cruise (Aug. 2-9, 2003) took us to...read more
50 1 Eastern Caribbean
After reading all the negative reviews on this site, I was absolutely DREADING this cruise! We could not have been more pleasantly surprised. The service was excellent, ...read more
46 12+ Eastern Caribbean1 users found this review helpful.
My wife and I just returned last week from the July 5th to 12th cruise on the Zuiderdam. We have been on over a dozen cruises, but this was our first with Holland America. The...read more
n/a 5 Western Caribbean1 users found this review helpful.
This was my fifth cruise but my first time on Holland America. The food is better than other cruise lines, and the service is also better. But the entertainment is better on Carnival....read more
n/a 5 Western Caribbean
This was my fifth cruise but my first time on Holland America. This was the best cruise out of all four. First I'll tell you about the food, the food was excellent on this ship. I...read more
39 5 Western Caribbean
First of all, the negativity that some people wrote about this ship is totally false. Let me start with embarkation. We arrived at Port Everglades and proceeded to check in....This...read more
34 1 Eastern Caribbean2 users found this review helpful.
This was the first cruise for my wife and I. We had a few concerns about sailing on the Zuiderdam after reading some other reviews, however, none of our fears came to be. It was...read more
44 8 Western Caribbean
This was our 6th Holland America cruise. In summary, the Zuiderdam was our least favorite ship of any that we have cruised on on any line and this was our least favorite cruise of all. ...read more