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MS Noordam

OVERVIEW: Noordamoffers a wide range of public rooms with a reasonably intimate atmosphere and the overall feel of the ship is quite homely and comforting, with fresh flowers everywhere, as well as some nicely showcased Dutch artifacts from the 16th and 17th centuries.


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MS Noordam
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Caribbean
By on 7th Jul 2014
Our first cruise, took a lot of thought . We chose the Caribbean because you can fly direct with Virgin and be in the sunshine in 9 hours, no rough seas , no delays as your holiday starts immediately... Read More »
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HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Adriatic
By on 6th Jul 2014
This was our first cruise with HAL, having done over 30 cruises with RCI we thought that we would try another cruise line.There were good and not so good things about this cruise/company... Read More »
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5 of 9 people found this useful
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Mediterranean
By on 2nd Jul 2014
Holland/ America is not five star, just got of Noordam, toilet would not flush on four occasions. First time I emtied the bath the room was flooded with black slime... Read More »
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0 of 7 people found this useful
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Mediterranean
By on 7th Jun 2014
I went on the 11 day cruise from Manchester to Venice and back via Rome. I was going alone as my companion was ill and could not come, therefore although a little anxious I looked forward to what was... Read More »
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5 of 11 people found this useful
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Europe
By on 25th May 2014
Never having sailed on Holland America Line before we were looking forward to a new experience. We loved the ship, not too big but still with enough to keep us occupied for the 22 days we were on her... Read More »
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4 of 4 people found this useful
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Europe
By on 25th May 2014
We have cruised with HAL 9 times and are going again in Europe this fall. We have also cruised many times on the 3 small Seabourn ships. we have ben on the Ryndam 3 times and the Noordam twice as... Read More »
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HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Caribbean
By on 1st Mar 2014
We chose this cruise originating in Ft Lauderdale to get some sunshine, to see some of the Caribbean islands we had not previously visited and to meet up with Canadian relatives with whom we have... Read More »
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7 of 8 people found this useful
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Caribbean
By on 25th Feb 2014
We have just returned from 3 super weeks on Holland American Noordam, sailing out of Fort Lauderdale to the Caribbean. Embarkation was very smooth with no waiting time ... Read More »
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21 of 23 people found this useful
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Caribbean
By on 7th Dec 2013
Just returned from a lovely cruise to the caribbean on Holland America Line the Noordam, the cruise was great the ship nice and very clean no complaints on that score at all and the staff were... Read More »
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HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Mediterranean
By on 21st Oct 2013
We have just returned from a 22 nights cruise on the MS Noordam, Holland America line. We flew to Athens the day before to join the ship in Piraeus. We spent the night on board in Piraeus... Read More »
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HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Mediterranean
By on 19th Oct 2013
All in all a good interesting cruise. Itinery was good except for Palermo which many people were disappointed with, too busy, too dirty, traffic horrendous. We chose this cruise because of... Read More »
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HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Mediterranean
By on 12th Jun 2013
On 17th April this year my wife and I embarked on a 26 day Mediterranean cruise with HAL, starting from Civitavecchia and ending in Istanbul. Apart from the usual island hopping in the eastern Med, ... Read More »
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5 of 6 people found this useful
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Mediterranean
By on 21st May 2013
We have recently returned from a 26 night cruise on Noordam visiting Italy, Egypt, Greek Islands, Turkey etc. The cruise started in Rome and we disembarked in Istanbul... Read More »
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HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Caribbean
By on 8th May 2013
As Holland America were the only cruise line going to all three of the Dutch Antilles we decided to give them the chance to win us over. We boarded the ship 30 minutes before we were due to sail... Read More »
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2 of 2 people found this useful
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Caribbean
By on 28th Apr 2013
WE WERE DRAWN BACK TO HOLLAND AMERICA BY ITS VERY GOOD ITINERARY - IN FACT WE HAD ALREADY BEEN TO SOME OF THE PORTS BUT THEY WERE WELL WORTH A RETURN VISIT. DOMINICA AND MARTINIQUE WERE NEW TO US... Read More »
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3 of 5 people found this useful
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Mediterranean
By on 10th Mar 2013
We had a 20 night family holiday on the Noordam. There were 11 of us and 3 under 6. It was for my fathers' retirement. We started in Rome and covered 4 stops in Italy, 2 in Spain, Monaco, Tunisia, ... Read More »
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HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Caribbean
By on 26th Feb 2013
Southern Carribean 21 nights on Holland America Noordam ship Sailing from Fort Lauderdale in Florida, quick on board thru customs and luggage in the cabin. Superb facilities and crew ... Read More »
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HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Caribbean
By on 25th Feb 2013
As Holland America with its Dutch Ancestry were the only cruise line going to all three of the ABC islands we decided to give them the chance to win us over. We boarded the ship 30 minutes before... Read More »
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8 of 8 people found this useful
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Mediterranean
By on 21st Feb 2013
We travelled to Rome for four days before embarking on our cruise. My husband and our sixteen year old daughter were eager to experience the pleasure of a Holland America cruise... Read More »
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6 of 8 people found this useful
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE / MS Noordam / Caribbean
By on 4th Jan 2013
Flew into Miami and done a 2 night pre cruise stay in Fort Lauderdale organised by Holland America. Stayed at the Westin. Went shopping at sawgrass mill..wow..over 300 shops.... Read More »
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