Rough seas of South America

Veendam Cruise Review to South America

Experience: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 0
Helpful Vote: 1

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
Sail Date: March 01, 2013
Ship: Veendam
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 5 years ago

The Veendam is an excellent shup\, but Holland America has cut the quality of it customer service. They are now nickle & dimeing you for everything\, Eating at the different resturants now cost you $10.00 extra per person\, it used to be free. Special coffee drinks after dinner now cast extra.The number of dining & room stewards has been reduced\, and it shows!

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Quality is not what it used to be. Everything of fried to a crisp.


3 out of 5
Small ship\, small quality entertainment.

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
When i Got onboard my room had been changed and noone seem to be interested in really putting out and effort in finding it. I got my luggage 7 1/2 hours after boarding and dinner.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Pros: See new countries

Cons: Holland America losing my luggage for 7 1/2 hours

Recommends Veendam? Yes!

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