Holland America Cruises

When you embark upon an enchanting journey with Holland America Line, you're more than just our honored guest. You also become a member of our exclusive Mariner Society, just one more way for us to show we're delighted to have you aboard. Each day you cruise with us, you'll earn Cruise Day credits that entitle you to special gifts and invitations to exclusive onboard events. Plus, you'll earn additional Cruise Day credits just for doing all the things you look forward to while at sea. Like enjoying a gourmet dinner in any of our intimate specialty restaurants, indulging in a relaxing massage at the Greenhouse Spa & Salon or booking shore excursions. As you collect more Cruise Day credits, you'll move up to higher Star levels and earn even greater rewards and discounts on future cruises. Because the only thing more exciting than seeing the world with Holland America Line is planning your next voyage with us.

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Holland America Line Destinations

Holland America Cruise Destinations

An African safari, a Mexican fiesta, the Alaskan wilderness, a Japanese shrine, a European masterpiece... Experience the world with Holland America Line.

Holland America Line Cruise Ships
Holland America Cruise Ships

From the moment you step aboard one of our mid-sized cruise ships you will recognize the Holland America Line difference. Our cruises sail with nearly one crew member for every two guests, providing the gracious, award-winning service that defines classic cruising. Our cruise ships feature spacious wraparound teak decks, panoramic views, abundant spacious private verandahs and large staterooms.

Holland America Line Awards & Accolades

#1 Preferred Cruise Line
Portrait of Affluent Travelers™ survey; Yesawich, Pepperdine, Brown & Russell

Consistently Among the Highest-rated Cruise Lines
Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards

Highest-Rated Premium Cruise Line
Condé Nast Traveller UK Readers' Travel Awards

International Five Star Diamond Award
The American Academy of Hospitality Sciences

High Deluxe Five-Star-Plus Rating
World Ocean & Cruise Liner Society

Best Overall Cruise Value (18 consecutive years)
World Ocean & Cruise Liner Society, Ocean & Cruise News

Best Alaska Itineraries, Best Northern Europe Itineraries, Best Central/South America Itineraries (including Panama Canal), Best Canada/New England Itineraries, Best Shore Excursions, Best Private Island (Half Moon Cay), Best Eco-Friendly Cruise Line, Best Medical Facilities and Best Overall Facilities for Physically Challenged Passengers
Porthole Cruise Magazine Readers' Choice Awards

Best for Classic Cruising
Cruise Critic US Editors' Picks Awards

Best for Aspiring Chefs – Culinary Arts Center Program
Cruise Critic UK Editors' Picks Awards

Among the Best Cruise Ship Spas
SpaFinder Readers' Choice Awards

Best Private Island in the Cruise Industry (seven consecutive years), Best Alternative Restaurant: Pinnacle Grill
Porthole Cruise Magazine Editor-in-Chief Award

Green Planet Award
Kuoni Switzerland for outstanding environmental standards

Best Cruise Line, Europe
Travel Weekly, Readers' Choice Awards

Gold Medal: Best Premium Ship Restaurant Design: Pinnacle Grill

Gold Medal: Best Eco-Friendly "Green" Cruise Ship: ms Zuiderdam

Silver Medal: Best Premium Cruise Ship: ms Rotterdam
Travel Weekly, Magellan Awards

Best CruiseTour Program
TravelAge West Magazine, WAVE Awards

Responsible Tourism Award
Virgin Holidays

Marine Environmental Business of the Year, 2010
Port of Seattle

Best Cruise Operator - International, 2010

National Travel Industry Awards