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Rob's knowledge and responsiveness make for a great booking experience. His work to secure the cabins I wanted was much appreciated."
- Carolyn B

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Volendam has an overall score of 4.1 out of 5
based on 44 guests we surveyed after their cruise.

Category Overall Cabin Dining Entertainment Service
Average rating

4.1

4.3

4.1

3.5

4.5

Fast track Volendam cruise reviews & ratings below.

Reviewed by Overall Cabin Dining Entertainment Service
Anthony H
25 May 2018
Heather S
4 May 2018
Andrew B
3 Jan 2018
Judith C
1 Oct 2017
Stuart H
30 Jun 2017
Barry C
28 May 2017
Wendy W
13 May 2017
Lorraine P
14 Apr 2017
Victoria C
20 Jan 2017
Victoria C
20 Jan 2017
Lesley C
5 Oct 2016
Lesley C
5 Oct 2016
David B
15 Aug 2016
David B
15 Aug 2016
Gordon S
20 Jul 2016
Gordon S
20 Jul 2016
Pamela C
15 Jul 2016
Pamela C
15 Jul 2016
Peter D
12 May 2016
Ross C
21 Feb 2016
Wendy J
26 Nov 2015
Andrea G
20 Mar 2015
Peter k
5 Mar 2015
Peter k
5 Mar 2015
Julie elizabeth B
22 Jan 2015
Owen J
22 Jan 2015
Linda B
19 Nov 2014
Maria P
11 Nov 2014
Johannes B
28 Oct 2014
Peter M
21 Oct 2014
Helen M
7 Feb 2014
Taylor P
30 Nov 2013
Jann M
29 Nov 2013
Sheena C
15 Jun 2013
Geoffrey K
23 Apr 2013
Jane G
31 Mar 2013
Paul G
26 Mar 2013
Geoffrey S
25 Feb 2013
Robert M
4 Jan 2013
Ada S
17 Nov 2012
Angus R
15 Nov 2012
Natalie M
15 Oct 2012
Doc P
26 Aug 2012
Jacky R
20 Jun 2012
Volendam — Ship Review Rating: 4.1 out of 5 based on 44 ratings.
Volendam

Holland America Line

Ship facts

Star rating: Volendam star rating
Maiden voyage: 1999
Number of decks: 10
Tonnage: 61214
Cabins: 720
Passenger capacity: 1440
Number of crew: 561

What's onboard? ▼

  • Navigator personal device planner (for meals, excursions, activites)
  • Atrium social centre
  • Art collections with audio tour
  • Curated shore tours, talks, maps, guides
  • Shops duty free
  • Lanai staterooms (open to promenade deck)
  • Pinnacle & Neptune Suites Lounge & Concierge
  • COMPLIMENTARY DINING
  • Main Dining Room
  • Culinary Council Dinner
  • Fixed seating/time, or flexible dining
  • Gala attire (once per week)
  • Lido Market
  • In-room dining menu 24h
  • COVER CHARGE DINING
  • Canaletto (Italian)
  • Pinnacle Grill (beef, seafood: lunch, dinner)
  • Pinnacle – Le Cirque
  • CASUAL DINING
  • Dive In at Terrace Grill (lido snacks)
  • Explorations Café (Internet, NY Times)
  • Neptune Lounge with concierge (suites)
  • Multiple bars, lounges (pay drinks)
  • Special diets (60 day notice)
  • In-room dining complimentary
  • Late night chocolate, snacks
  • Ice cream bar complimentary
  • Beverage packages
  • Afternoon Teas, one High Tea/cruise
  • ENTERTAINMENT
  • The Mainstage (comedy, song, dance)
  • Explorers Lounge (library, Internet)
  • Explorations Speakers (longer voyages)
  • Nightclub, dancing
  • In-cabin movies 1000 titles
  • BBC Earth stateroom entertainment
  • Movies On Board (theatre)
  • Casino
  • ACTIVITIES
  • Pools (2)
  • Sliding deck pool roof
  • Whirlpools (2)
  • Sauna, steam rooms
  • Greenhouse Spa & Salon (pay)
  • Fitness Centre (some pay)
  • O, the Oprah Magazine activities (select cruises)
  • Classes, walking, jogging
  • Digital Workshop (camera/computer)
  • Explorations Central (onboard program about ports)
  • America’s Test Kitchen (cooking shows, workshops)
  • Sports court, table games
  • Zodiac inflatables
  • Photo gallery
  • Shore excursion desk
  • Pre/post cruise tours

What's included? ▼

  • All main meals on-board
  • Open/anytime or traditional/set time & multi-venue dining
  • In-cabin dining at no charge
  • Use of ship facilities - indoor & outdoor
  • Entertainment - live music and/or shows, movies
  • Activities - organised & individual
  • Kids clubs & teen programs (3-17 y) (Prinsendam 5-17 y)
  • Cruise Director & all English speaking staff
  • Special needs requests & service animals allowed
  • Ship-shore-ship transfers
  • Concierge for Pinnacle & Neptune suites

What's excluded? ▼

  • Airfares, accommodation & transfers not specified
  • Shore & land excursions and meals not specified
  • Alternate specialty dining venues (unless specified)
  • Casino gaming, bar expenses
  • Items & services of a personal nature
  • Medical services, vaccination costs
  • Laundry and/or valet charges
  • Wi-Fi, Internet, satellite/mobile phone & fax charges
  • Passport, visa, vaccination fees
  • Insurances of all kinds
  • Increases to any taxes, fees and port expenses
  • Customary land tour gratuities are welcome
  • Itineraries may change due to unforeseen circumstances
  • Cabins may change for operational reasons
  • GRATIUTIES, SERVICE CHARGES
  • Gratuities USD 14.50 pp/night (suites USD 16.00).
  • Adjust with Guest Relations Manager if service inadequate
  • All charges are subject to change at any time
  • Service charges for bar and Dining Room wine 15%
  • Service charges for spa and salon 18%
  • REMINDERS
  • Check passport valid for 6 months after end of voyage
  • Check stateroom ‘responsible adult’ requirements when booking
  • Confirm with bank and ship ahead of cruise your credit/debit card intentions
  • Check dress code: Formal, best black-tie look; Smart Casual, dress to impress; casual, shorts for b’fast & lunch
  • Smoking on board in designated areas only
  • Don’t bring an aerial drone

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Happy Customers

Our large group always book through Clean Cruising and we always use Ciaran.He is always very helpful and gets back to us fast with any query which we may have. A great staff member to have in your team."
- Alper U