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Holland America Line Nieuw Statendam Cruise Reviews

Holland America Line
Nieuw Statendam
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

69

Very Good

45

Average

29

Poor

13

Terrible

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Cruise type

69 Holland America Line Nieuw Statendam Cruise Reviews


Tigers8932 avatar

Tigers8932

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

All in All great cruise

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We choose this cruise because I took my mother and she loves Holland America and I needed a real relaxing vacation not a huge party on the ocean with 5000 of my closest friends. The demographic is mostly retired ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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2LoveBikes

8 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

You cannot find a better cruise line with better service

Embarkation was smooth, uncrowded and uneventful. Escorted to 4 & 5 Star Mariner Lounge and boarded promptly at 11:30am. Carried all of our luggage as carry-ons and we were unpacked by 1205pm. For lunch we went to ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Tapi

8 Reviews Written

37 Helpful Votes

HAL with Kids

HAL WITH KIDS FOR DUMMIES - Our cruise aboard the Niew Statendam We are a family of 4, including 2 young children, and we just returned from a cruise aboard the Niew Statendam. It is because Holland America may ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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andy6221

6 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Great time on this new ship

I went on this cruise because some of our friends picked the cruise. This was one of the best cruises I have been on. Now it's Holland American so there's no hairy legs contests at the pool or goofy game shows ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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tosteve1

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

A beautiful ship

We wanted a winter break and chose this cruise because it was a newer ship and much cheaper than Celebrity’s Edge. We also were interested in the new music walk area of the ship as we are music lovers. ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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mindySUE

15 Reviews Written

55 Helpful Votes

This ship delivers ....

We cruised on this ship when it was brand new for two weeks in March 2019 and decided to book one week, this year (Jan 2020) when we got a terrific deal on a balcony cabin. We re-booked cabin 4017, forward which ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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sovereignsea

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great experience

The cruise was paid for by my father in law, so we had no choice, but we were pleased with the entire experience. We arrived around 11:30 am and very little waiting was required at Port Everglades, although the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Ottothedog

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great Christmas Cruise Experience

We have been cruising for many years, and this was our 8th HAL cruise with our sons. We started cruising ten years ago with our children as 3rd and 4th passengers in a Neptune suite. They are now teenagers and are ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Larilene

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great for the entire family

My family has traveled with Holland America many times in the past and was a little concerned about how the unique style and sophistication of the line would translate in a 2,000 + passenger configuration. The truth ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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airalily22

3 Reviews Written

26 Helpful Votes

Best ship for food and service!!

As a frequent, but young cruiser, I've traveled on many different cruise lines, including NCL, Royal Caribbean, MSC, and Carnival. This was also my third cruise on Holland, the other two being on the Maasdam and the ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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gerstmanperry

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Ship, Great Experience

We chose this cruise because we had cruised on Holland to Alaska and the timing fit our schedule. We loved the ship, absolutely beautiful. The open seating option for dinner was great, music was wonderful. We ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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peiguy48

4 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

November 2019, Eastern Caribbean Cruise

Wonderful 7 days , great food, service,ship, stateroom - Holland America is great. We were on Deck # 7 close to stairs and elevator - very convenient. Ship was very very quiet at night unlike the last cruise we ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Paul Ervin

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

First ever cruise

This was the first cruise I had ever been on as I had always been resistant to cruising. We picked the ship and itinerary carefully and I liked the idea of travelling on a fairly new ship. As hoped the Nieuw ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Obilix

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Northern Cruise

This was a trip to a bucket list area of the world, and the Nieuw Statendam did not disappoint. The staff were courteous, friendly and obliging (thank you Iman and Izee and others in the main dining room, and ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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realestateprof

3 Reviews Written

69 Helpful Votes

Much to rave about the Nieuw Statendam

We chose the cruise in large part because we wanted to experience the still-new Niew Amsterday just a few months after it had been christened. Embarkation and disembarkation were flawless and user-friendly. Once ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Rabdare

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excepțional service! Beautiful ship!

This was our first cruise ever and we didn’t quite know what to expect. We chose it because we wanted to reach beyond the Arctic Circle and into the Midnight Sun, and had a limited time availability. We stayed ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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mtown27

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First time cruise with two adult sons on 7-Day Norse Legends

Just a qualifier to start ... this is my first cruise, so I write this review lacking other benchmarks. I'm essentially rating and evaluating this cruise relative to other vacation experiences and the expectations ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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lglg

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Fantastic 7 Day Norway Cruise

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary and the new ship really appealed. We weren't disappointed - had a fabulous time. Embarkation was so easy - well organised, quick and no stress at all. We stayed the ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Canadianvoyager

14 Reviews Written

58 Helpful Votes

Canadians on Viking Lands

Our adventure started with our first visit to the city of Amsterdam. We enjoyed a two day sojourn there packed full of things to do and see on both days starting on the afternoon of our arrival with a visit to the ...
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Sail Date June 2019


Gail MG avatar

Gail MG

6 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Stunning Norwegian scenery to the Arctic and back!

This cruise had an amazing itinerary--the wonders of the Norwegian fjords, charming little ports, the Arctic with its eerie light, and the fascinating little medieval stave church at Urnes. We loved all the sights, ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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KMR1225

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

A great experience! I would go on this ship again in a heartbeat!

Booked this 14-day transatlantic repositioning cruise at a great price -- our balcony stateroom had an obstructed view but we still had a view and it was just fine. Knew there would be many more at-sea days that ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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recruiter 28

8 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Beautiful and New

We chose this cruise for the itinerary. The extra bonus was this new sparkling ship. The crossing was warm with calm seas. The ship is beautiful. It was fully booked but not crowded. Staff was professional and ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Lovecruisestoo

9 Reviews Written

33 Helpful Votes

Wonderful cruise on a beautiful new ship

We are quite loyal to HAL (4-Star Mariners) and wanted to go on their newest ship. We also liked this particular itinerary. Our back aft suite was wonderful. I gave dining five stars ... but we only eat in ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Txjude

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Yes, we will be back!

I've never felt compelled to write a review but after our recent trip I must express how delighted we were. I was looking for a college graduation trip for my son and his girlfriend and had to work within certain ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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teamflames

25 Reviews Written

167 Helpful Votes

Niew Ship Niew Fan

We are an Australian couple who have taken 20 cruises. Previously we have sailed 21 days on the Koningsdam and 15 on the Noordam. We chose this cruise as we were visiting the USA and realised it was holiday season ...
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Sail Date April 2019


Nieuw Statendam Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.4
Dining4.54.2
Entertainment4.53.7
Public Rooms5.04.4
Fitness Recreation4.53.9
Family4.03.5
Enrichment4.03.3
Value For Money4.53.9
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