News releases from Holland America Line
Holland America Line Announces 2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruises Featuring Culinary Council Members, Master Mixologist and Chateau Ste. Michelle Winemakers
November 26, 2018
Following the success of the 2018 series, Holland America Line is announcing dates for the 2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruises that showcase the talents of the members of its esteemed Culinary...
Holland America Line Receives Accolades for Best Cruise Industry Shoreside Experiences in 2018 Readers' Choice Awards from Porthole Cruise Magazine
November 14, 2018
Holland America Line took home five Porthole Cruise Magazine's 2018 Readers' Choice Awards. Readers from Porthole, one of the world's leading consumer cruise travel publications, recognized Holland...
Holland America Line Debuts New Club Orange Program With Exclusive Benefits and Premium Amenities that Enhance the Cruise Experience
November 12, 2018
Holland America Line is introducing the unique Club Orange program that provides exclusive benefits and amenities to guests looking to elevate their cruise experience. From a private dining venue to...
Holland America Line Celebrates 30 Days Until Nieuw Statendam's Delivery with 30 Fun Facts About the New Ship
November 02, 2018
Holland America Line's Nieuw Statendam will officially join the fleet in 30 days on Dec. 1, 2018. The countdown is on until the ship's delivery from Fincantieri's Marghera shipyard in Italy, and...
Holland America Line Bolsters Status as the Leader in The Great Land with New 'We Are Alaska' Branding and Robust 2019 Season Featuring 133 Cruises and 15 Land+Sea Journey Options
October 25, 2018
Travelers looking to explore Alaska's natural wonders in 2019 will have 133 cruises and 15 different Land+Sea Journey configurations to choose from aboard Holland America Line's mid-sized ships, which...
Holland America Line Offers Up to $400 Onboard Spending Money on Sailings to all Cruise Regions in Celebration of Choose Cruise Month
October 02, 2018
Holland America Line is supporting October's Choose Cruise Month organized by Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) with an offer on more than 800 cruises sailing to all of the premium line's...
Holland America Line Adds 20 New Culinary-Themed FOOD & WINE EXC Tours in Countries Around the World
September 26, 2018
Senior Staff Officers Bring a Combined 80 Years of Service to Holland America Line's Newbuild Nieuw Statendam
September 25, 2018
When Holland America Line's Nieuw Statendam sets sail in December 2018, the ship's senior staff officers will bring a combined 80 years of company loyalty and experience. The cruise line announced that...
Holland America Line Explores Three Mexican Riviera Ports on Extended Cruise Season in 2019
September 20, 2018
From mariachi to margaritas, the vibrant spirit of Mexico comes alive aboard three Holland America Line ships during the 2019 Mexico cruise season. From January through December 2019, Eurodam, Nieuw...
Exploring the World's Greatest Engineering Marvel is Easier Than Ever with Holland America Line's 2019 Panama Canal Cruises
September 19, 2018
Travelers interested in transiting the famous lakes and locks of the Panama Canal will have five Holland America Line ships and 30 cruises to choose in 2019. In addition to the full transits, guest can...
Holland America Line Wins 17 Gold and Seven Silver 2018 Travel Weekly Magellan Awards
September 18, 2018
Holland America Line earned an impressive 24 gold and silver 2018 Magellan Awards from Travel Weekly. The premium cruise line took home an all-time high of 17 gold awards in the categories of Premium...
Holland America Line Partners with Rolling Stone to Launch Rock Room Live Music Venue at Sea
September 13, 2018
Holland America Line's Amsterdam and Noordam Earn Perfect Scores of 100 on United States Public Health Inspection
September 12, 2018
Holland America Line's Amsterdam and Noordam both recently earned a perfect score of 100 on surprise routine United States Public Health (USPH) inspections conducted by the U.S. Centers for Disease...
Eight Holland America Line Ships Set to Soak Up the Sun on Caribbean Cruises from Fort Lauderdale and Tampa in 2018-19
September 10, 2018
Travelers looking to cruise to the idyllic, sun-drenched beaches of the Caribbean will have more than 100 Holland America Line cruises to choose from between October 2018 and April 2019. Ranging from...
Holland America Line's Nieuw Statendam Reaches Milestone and Successfully Completes Sea Trials
August 28, 2018
Holland America Line's Nieuw Statendam, the second Pinnacle Class ship in the fleet, returned to Fincantieri's Marghera shipyard in Italy Wednesday, Aug. 22, after successfully completing two sets of...
O Magazine Editors Joined by Transformational Speaker, Life Coach, Meditation Expert and Health Pioneer on Holland America Line's Adventure of Your Life Cruise to the Caribbean Oct. 28, 2018
August 13, 2018
When Holland America Line's O, The Oprah Magazine Adventure of Your Life Cruise sets sail for the Caribbean Oct. 28, 2018, aboard Nieuw Amsterdam, guests are in for an inspiring week with some of the...
Artfully Inspired Design of Holland America Line's Nieuw Statendam Reflects Evolution of Pinnacle Class
July 30, 2018
When Holland America Line welcomes Nieuw Statendam to the fleet in December 2018, the ship will showcase the evolution of design that was introduced with Koningsdam, the first Pinnacle Class ship....
Holland America Line's Explore4 Promotion Entices Travelers with Complimentary Beverages, Specialty Dining and Reduced 3rd/4th Fares
July 18, 2018
Holland America Line's Westerdam Sets Sail for the Far East in 2018-19 for Immersive Explorations of China, Japan, Vietnam and Taiwan
July 17, 2018
The mysteries of the Far East unfold for guests on Holland America Line's Westerdam when the ship embarks on its robust 2018 -19 season in Asia. From September 2018 through April 2019, the 1,916-guest...
Two Holland America Line Ships Capture Hawaii's Spirit of Aloha on Nine Extended Cruises in 2018-19
July 12, 2018
Largest Sushi Roll at Sea Created by Holland America Line Culinary Council Member and Sushi Master Andy Matsuda Aboard Koningsdam
June 18, 2018
Today is International Sushi Day, and Holland America Line is celebrating the beloved delicacy by revealing the Largest Sushi Roll at Sea made on June 9 by Culinary Council Member Andy Matsuda while he...
Holland America Line and O, The Oprah Magazine Set Sail on a Three-Day Girls' Getaway Cruise Jan. 30, 2019, with Oprah Winfrey Aboard Nieuw Statendam
June 13, 2018
Holland America Line and O, The Oprah Magazine announced today a three-day Girls' Getaway cruise on Holland America Line's newest ship, Nieuw Statendam, Jan. 30, 2019. Oprah Winfrey will embark on the...
Holland America Line Launches New Website Design with Intuitive Online Cruise Booking Process and Striking Imagery
June 11, 2018
Holland America Line has launched a completely reimagined website at HollandAmerica.com centered around a new, intuitive online booking process, easy navigation, bold images that capture the cruise...
Holland America Line Guest Satisfaction Scores at Highest Ever and Wins 2018 Clarabridge Luminary Award for Elevating the Guest Experience
May 23, 2018
In a reaffirmation of Holland America Line's commitment to the guest experience, the cruise line was recently presented with the Luminary Award from Clarabridge, Inc. at the 10th Annual Clarabridge...
O, The Oprah Magazine Editors Join New York Times Bestselling Author, Psychologist and Sound Therapist on Holland America Line's Aug. 11 Adventure of Your Life Cruise to Alaska
May 22, 2018
Guests on the Aug. 11, 2018, O, The Oprah Magazine Adventure of Your Life Cruise to Alaska aboard Holland America Line's Eurodam will be joined by five of the magazine's editors and Dr. Shefali...
Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise brings goodwill to Caribbean post hurricane devastation
May 01, 2018
The recent sailing of the Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise brought an outpouring of goodwill, fundraising support, and free music to San Juan, Puerto Rico, the B.V.I. of Tortola and Grand Turk, Turks...
Win a Seven-Day Cruise on Holland America Line's Newest Ship with Nieuw Statendam Sets Sail Sweepstakes
April 30, 2018
Holland America Line Sponsors Guest Chef Night at Seattle's FareStart Restaurant with President Orlando Ashford and Executive Team Serving Diners
April 24, 2018
Seattle's Hometown Cruise Line supports FareStart's transformative mission with funding and volunteer service
Holland America Line Celebrates 145th Anniversary April 18
April 18, 2018
Holland America Line is celebrating its 145th anniversary today, April 18, 2018, marking its place in history as one of the most experienced cruise lines in the world. What started as shipping and...