Holland America Line

Savour the journey with Holland America Line! Having been leaders in the cruising industry for over 145 years, you can expect absolute excellence with this cruise line. Treat yourself to once-in-a-lifetime experiences every time you travel—choose Holland America Line!

About Holland America Line

Holland America Line (HAL) are owned by the Carnival Corporation. They are leaders in the premium cruising and offer an unparalleled choice of incredible itineraries all around the world. Since 1873, Holland America Line have been the world’s open oceans. A combination of experience and innovation have made them the award-winning company they are today and, currently, they carry more than 800,000 cruise passengers around the globe each year! You can expect nothing short of the best with you travel with Holland America Line—from one-of-a-kind programs to culinary excellence, spacious cruise ship rooms with handsome furnishings, you’ll be treated to an elegant, timeless cruise experience from the moment you step on board.

The Holland America Line ships are modern, yet classic. Each have won awards for being amongst the most spacious and most comfortable vessels at sea. Add to this the award-winning HAL service, extensive activities and enrichment programs and you’ve got yourself a truly enjoyable and unique cruise holiday. Holland America Line offer more than 500 sailings a year, visiting all 7 continents. Whether you want to visit popular or less-travelled ports, HAL can get you there. Cruise through the Caribbean, Alaska, Europe, Mexico, South America, the Panama Canal, Australia, New Zealand and Asia, plus access unique destinations like the Amazon, Antarctica or embark on extended Grand Voyages.

Why Choose Holland America Line?

Holland America Line cruise can range from quick 2-day sailings, right up to 110-day voyages. By travelling to over 100 destinations and 350 ports, they can offer a cruise experience to appeal to almost anyone! The cruise line firmly believe that travel has the power to change the world. As a result, their itineraries not only endeavour to open up your eyes, but to give a little back too. Holland America Line is proud of its environmental program and social responsibility initiative—the cruise line contributes more than $1 million in cash each year to a range of charitable organisations around the world so, by cruising with them, you too can cruise with a conscience!

To date, Holland America Line has invested over $500 million in its one-of-a-kind-programs. These ensure that you have a truly unique cruising experience and include the Culinary Arts Centre, evenings at Le Cirque, new alternative vegetarian-only menus, a 20-dish Master Chef International Dinner, the Taste of De Librije experience aboard ms Rotterdam and ms Eurodam, the Greenhouse Spa, Digital Workshops powered by Windows®, the Explorations Café powered by The New York Times, Club HAL for tweens (3-12yrs), The Collections of Holland America Line shore excursions and so much more! If this sounds like the cruise line for you, take a look below at all of our Holland America Line packages or contact our Cruise Holiday Experts to find out more.

  • 15 ships
  • Founded in 1873
  • American based
  • Travels to over 98 countries & 415 ports
  • Mid-sized ship ocean cruises
  • 1 day mini-cruises
  • Grand Voyages (over 100 days!)
  • 15 ships
  • Top deck pools
  • Greenhouse Spa
  • Salon
  • Fitness centre
  • Over 13 dining options
  • Multiple bars & lounges
  • America’s Test Kitchen
  • Wine curator
  • Culinary council
  • B. King’s Blues Club
  • Lincoln Centre Stage showcase
  • Live music
  • Mainstage shows
  • 270° wraparound LED screen
  • Movies onboard
  • Casino
  • Unique BBC Earth experiences
  • Windows digital workshops
  • Signature shops
  • Rijksmuseum
  • Fine art Gallery Walk
  • Kids club
  • EXC (Explorations Central) shore tours
  • Award-winning service
  • Beautiful floral arrangements
  • Rich wood interiors

Please note: features may vary slightly depending on the vessel. Confirm features with your Cruise Holiday Expert at time of booking.

  • ms Amsterdam
  • ms Eurodam
  • ms Koningsdam
  • ms Maasdam
  • ms Nieuw Amsterdam
  • ms Nieuw Statendam
  • ms Noordam
  • ms Oosterdam
  • ms Prinsendam
  • ms Rotterdam
  • ms Veendam
  • ms Volendam
  • ms Westerdam
  • ms Zaandam
  • ms Zuiderdam

Holland America Line was originally based in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Today, the headquarters are in Seattle Washington, though the ships still sail all over the world. With Holland America Line, guests can visit over 98 countries and 415 ports on more than 500 cruises throughout the year. Destinations include Alaska, Asia, Australia and the South Pacific, Bermuda, Canada and New England, Caribbean, Cuba, Europe, Hawaii and Tahiti, Mexico, the Pacific Coasts, Panama Canal, South America, Antarctica and more!

Why we love it

  • Mid-sized ships
  • Timeless European elegance
  • 70 years Alaska cruise experience
  • Own private island

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