Great fun and easy on any age or moblity level!!

Zuiderdam Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 27

Overall rating:

4.1 out of 5
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21 Night Southern Caribbean Seafarer & Wayfarer Holiday (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)

Sail date: December 16, 2018

Ship: Zuiderdam

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 8121

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

Holland America is great for multi-generational and or older groups and is very nice without being overly priced or over run by single and kids.


4 out of 5
The check in lady was humerless. All else is efficient and easy.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
Great selection and nice variety.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
The Shows and Lincoln Center music.


5 out of 5
Dance shows were the best.

Children's Programs

no kids

Service and Staff

4 out of 5
all very polite.

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
The ship was showing it's age around the edges, but the layout was nice and easy to get around and the common areas were remodeled and nice and new.

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
Size was great for two and it was very clean. Beds are very comfortable.

Ship tip

Near but not too near the elevators is a must.

Ports of call

Ft. Lauderdale (Port Everglades), Florida

5 out of 5

Half Moon Cay, Bahamas (Private Island) Did not visit port

been there before

Grand Turk Island

2 out of 5
Not much to do.

Amber Cove (Puerto Plata), Dominican Republic

5 out of 5
History, culture and fun things to do. The Puerto Plata Cable Car is a must!

Kralendijk, Bonaire

5 out of 5
So cute and the salt and flamingo's were great.

Willemstad, Curacao

5 out of 5
Supper cute!!! The swinging bridge is great and the tour of the Curacao Liqueur factory tour was fun too. Plus great architecture and the fort made in to a restaurant hub.

Oranjestad, Aruba

2 out of 5
OVERRATED. All high end shopping and far away beaches and no flamingos.


4 out of 5
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