One of the world’s most recognisable cruise lines, Holland America Line, has been taking people on unforgettable journeys for over 145 years.
Holland America is ideal if you are looking for an affordable cruise holiday aboard a mid-sized ship. Ideally suited to couples, families and solo travellers, every voyage combines the timeless romance of ocean travel with the opportunity to discover new places, forge lifelong friendships and return relaxed, replenished and invigorated.
Holland America Cruise Ships
The eleven ships in the Holland America Line fleet are divided by class, with each class determining the ship’s age, size and distinctions:
- Rotterdam Class: Built 1997 – 2000 (1,380 – 1,432 guests) | MS Volendam, MS Zaandam,
- Vista Class: Built 2002 – 2006 (1,916 – 1,924 guests) | MS Zuiderdam, MS Oosterdam, MS Westerdam, MS Noordam
- Signature Class: Built 2008 – 2010 (2,104 – 2,106 guests) | MS Eurodam, MS Nieuw Amsterdam
- Pinnacle Class: Built 2016 – 2021 (2,650 guests) | MS Koningsdam, MS Nieuw Statendam
All of Holland America’s cruise ships are comfortable and spacious and offer five-star dining, award-winning service and an extensive programme of evening entertainment and onboard enrichment programmes. In particular, Holland America Line excels where onboard facilities are concerned. There is always plenty to do on a Holland America cruise, from the Greenhouse Spa & Salon on Nieuw Amsterdam to the BBC Earth Experiences offered in the ship’s theatres.
Holland America Cruise Destinations
Holland America Line offers cruises to 14 destinations and over 473 ports throughout the world. In terms of ‘classic’ cruise destinations, Holland America operates a variety of voyages in the Mediterranean, the Caribbean and Alaska, and Panama Canal cruises and Norwegian Fjords sailings. In addition, Holland America also offers cruises in the Chilean Fjords, Antarctica and a comprehensive programme of sailings in Asia, Australia and New Zealand.
One of the great things about cruising with Holland America is the range of shore excursions they offer at each destination. These excellently curated trips serve to enhance your experience in every port of call and allow you to do everything from stays in overwater bungalows in the South Pacific to food and wine tours in Mexico, New England and Hawaii.
Holland America Cruises 2024/2025
Holland America’s cruise offerings for 2024 introduce a series of enchanting sailings in Australia and New Zealand aboard the Volendam, providing ample time for guests to explore the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef. For those with more time, consider one of Holland America’s 2024 Grand Voyages, including a 25-day South Pacific crossing from Sydney to Vancouver. Additionally, you may choose a remarkable World Cruise aboard the Zuiderdam. This extensive 129-day journey begins in Fort Lauderdale and takes travellers on an immersive experience through the Americas, the Pacific Islands, Australasia, Africa and Europe.
In 2025, Holland America Line will offer various exciting itineraries focusing on destinations in Alaska, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Panama Canal. One of the main highlights includes the Canada/New England season, featuring a brand-new ‘Legendary Voyage’, along with more late-night stays and maiden calls aboard Zuiderdam and Volendam. Alternatively, embark on a Pole-to-Pole 133-day adventure with Holland America Line on their Grand Voyage, covering six continents on an east-to-west route.
Book Your Holland America Line Cruise Today
If you are looking for a fantastic deal on your Holland America cruise, we highly recommend you book with us. We can offer low fares and exclusive special offers on Holland America cruises departing through 2024 and 2025, with added-value benefits such as onboard spending money and drinks packages included.
To learn more about Holland America cruises or receive a quote for an upcoming voyage, please call 0800 008 6677. Alternatively, please make an online enquiry for your preferred sailing.