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Nieuw Amsterdam Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 10

Overall rating:

5 out of 5
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Nieuw Amsterdam

7 Night Western Caribbean (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)

Sail date: December 02, 2018

Ship: Nieuw Amsterdam

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 6005

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

We enjoyed sailing with Holland America. Everyone was friendly and attentive. The dining was wonderful and the activities on board were varied and plentiful. There was no shortage of things to do or eat or see.


5 out of 5
very efficient

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
plenty of different selections and excellent service

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
shows, music events, shuffle board, pools


5 out of 5
Lincoln Center musicians were excellent

Children's Programs

no children

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Our room stewards Amin and Mus were friendly and accommodating. Every staff member was attentive and friendly.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
everything was clean and well maintained

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
very comfortable bed and seating area. Bathrooms were spotless

Ship tip

Make sure to check out the Lincoln Center musicians

Ports of call

Ft. Lauderdale (Port Everglades), Florida

5 out of 5

Half Moon Cay, Bahamas (Private Island)

5 out of 5

Ocho Rios, Jamaica

5 out of 5

George Town, Grand Cayman

5 out of 5

Cozumel, Mexico

5 out of 5


5 out of 5
very efficient
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