News releases from Holland America Line
Holland America Line Celebrates Delivery of ms Koningsdam with an Official Handover Ceremony at Fincantieri's Shipyard in Marghera, Italy
April 02, 2016
Holland America Line celebrated the delivery of ms Koningsdam with an official Handover Ceremony, luncheon and shipyard workers party aboard the ship Saturday, April 2, 2016, at the Fincantieri...
Holland America Line took delivery of ms Koningsdam today, March 31, 2016, officially making it the first Pinnacle-Class ship in the fleet. The signing ceremony took place at Fincantieri's Marghera...
Officers and Crew Begin to Arrive at the Shipyard in Holland America Line's Seventh 'Countdown to Koningsdam' Video
March 24, 2016
Holland America Line Expands Mexico Program in 2016-17 with More Cruises and a Larger, Vista-Class Ship
March 23, 2016
Holland America Line is strengthening its presence in Mexico for the 2016-17 season by increasing the number of departures and returning a larger Vista-class ship to the region. From October 2016...
ms Eurodam Earns Holland America Line Record 10th Consecutive Perfect Score of 100 on United States Public Health Inspection
March 22, 2016
Holland America Line's ms Eurodam earned its 10th consecutive perfect score of 100 on a recent routine United States Public Health inspection conducted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and...
Second Video in Holland America Line's 'Conversations with Adam D. Tihany' Series Explores ms Koningsdam's Dining Venues
March 10, 2016
Internationally acclaimed hospitality designer Adam D. Tihany explores ms Koningsdam's dining venues in the second installment of the "Conversations with Adam D. Tihany" video series. The newbuild, due...
Holland America Line Named as a 2016 World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere Institute for Fifth Consecutive Year
March 08, 2016
For the fifth consecutive year, Holland America Line was named among the "World's Most Ethical Companies" by Ethisphere Institute, a leading business ethics think tank. The company secured its spot on...
Holland America Line Earns 23 Top-Five Placements, Including Three Wins, in 2016 Cruise Critic Cruisers' Choice Awards
March 03, 2016
The reviews are in, and Holland America Line took home 23 top-five placements in the sixth annual Cruise Critic Cruisers' Choice Awards, including three first-place honors. In total, six of Holland...
Captain Emiel de Vries Discusses Sea Trials in Holland America Line's Sixth 'Countdown to Koningsdam' Video
March 01, 2016
Holland America Line has debuted the sixth "Countdown to Koningsdam" video, which takes viewers to the shipyard and shows aerials of the ship's recent sea trials. The short videos in the series were...
First Video in 'Conversations with Adam D. Tihany' Series Showcases Holland America Line's ms Koningsdam Design Concept
February 18, 2016
For its newest vessel, ms Koningsdam, Holland America Line leveraged the talents of internationally acclaimed hospitality designer Adam D. Tihany to create unique and striking spaces throughout the...
Holland America Line Reveals Two New Offers: Complimentary Shore Excursions and 'View and Verandah' Onboard Spending Credit
February 17, 2016
Holland America Line is launching two new promotions that sweeten the deal for travelers who book select 2016 and 2017 cruises by Feb. 29, 2016. Just added to the line's robust perks in its "View and...
Explore the Dining Room in Holland America Line's Fifth 'Countdown to Koningsdam' Video
February 12, 2016
Holland America Line and Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery Partner to Launch 'Welcome Aboard' Caribbean Cruise Sweepstakes
February 09, 2016
Holland America Line and partner Chateau Ste. Michelle winery are kicking off 2016 with a "Welcome Aboard" sweepstakes in North America that offers the chance to win a Caribbean cruise for two in an...
Eureka! Holland America Line to Give Away Five Gold Nuggets in 'Find Your Gold' Promotion
February 08, 2016
Holland America Line Marks $4.7 Million Donated for Cancer Support
February 03, 2016
In honor of World Cancer Day tomorrow, Feb. 4, Holland America Line is proud to announce that to date cruise guests and employees of the company have raised more than $4.7 million for cancer support...
Holland America Line Crowns Katrina Pedersen 'Dancing with the Stars: At Sea' Champion and Mirrorball Trophy Winner
February 02, 2016
During the Jan. 10 Champions Cruise aboard ms Nieuw Amsterdam, Holland America Line crowned guest Katrina Pedersen of Sunnyvale, California, the line's final "Dancing with the Stars: At Sea" Champion....
Cozy Up in Holland America Line's Fourth 'Countdown to Koningsdam' Video Showcasing the Ship's Staterooms and Suites
February 01, 2016
Holland America Line President Orlando Ashford Named 'Most Innovative Executive, Mid-Sized Cruise' in 2016 Travvy Awards
January 25, 2016
The past year has been one of evolution for Holland America Line, and travAlliancemedia recognized the leadership efforts of company president Orlando Ashford by naming him "Most Innovative Executive,...
Holland America Line Invites Guests to 'Savor the Journey' with a New Brand Campaign
January 21, 2016
Holland America Line is evolving its image with a new brand campaign that introduces a refreshed logo, new advertising campaign and new tag line that invites guests to "Savor the Journey." The new...
Holland America Line's ms Koningsdam Reaches Milestone with Successful Completion of Sea Trials
January 21, 2016
Holland America Line's ms Eurodam Receives Innovative New Bar, Entertainment Venues and Suite Upgrades in Dry Dock
January 19, 2016
When ms Eurodam re-entered service Dec. 20, 2015, following a scheduled 14-day dry dock in the Bahamas, guests were introduced to several new concepts recently announced by Holland America Line. The...
Holland America Line Partners with Herb Specialist Koppert Cress to Provide Fresh Microgreens in ms Koningsdam's Growing Area
January 13, 2016
Holland America Line is partnering with award-winning microgreen specialist Koppert Cress to grow fresh ingredients onboard the line's newbuild, ms Koningsdam. The Koppert Cress partnership will enable...
Dutch Masterpieces Head to Sea with Holland America Line's New Rijksmuseum Partnership
January 13, 2016
Holland America Line is celebrating its Dutch heritage in a new partnership with Rijksmuseum, the most-visited national museum in the Netherlands. Through the collaboration, the "Rijksmuseum at Sea"...
Holland America Line Partners with Master Mixologist and James Beard Winner Dale DeGroff to Create Menu of Unique Libations
January 11, 2016
Whether you like your drinks on the rocks, straight up, shaken or stirred, Holland America Line's new partnership with 2015 James Beard Who's Who Inductee and Master Mixologist Dale DeGroff brings an...
All the World's a Stage in Holland America Line's Third 'Countdown to Koningsdam' Video
January 08, 2016
Holland America Line debuted the third in a series of "Countdown to Koningsdam" videos that details the ship's The World Stage main theater. The short videos were created to ramp up anticipation and...
Holland America Line Reveals 15 Guest Competitors for 'Dancing with the Stars: At Sea' Champions Cruise Departing Jan. 10, 2016
January 07, 2016
Holland America Line has announced the 15 winning guest finalists who will compete on the "Dancing with the Stars: At Sea" Champions Cruise Jan. 10, 2016, aboard ms Nieuw Amsterdam. Each winner...
Cruise Line Employees Make the Season Bright for Northwest Harvest and New Beginnings
December 18, 2015
Holland America Line, Seabourn and Princess Cruises volunteers prepared 32,014 meals and collected 670 items for families in need
Holland America Line Details Inaugural Season of Newbuild in Second 'Countdown to Koningsdam' Video
December 09, 2015
Holland America Line's ms Zuiderdam Earns the Company's 10th Perfect Score in 2015 on United States Public Health Inspection
December 03, 2015