News releases from Holland America Line
Holland America Line Introduces Rudi's Sel de Mer French Brasserie Pop-Up Restaurant to Six Ships in the Fleet
March 13, 2017
Holland America Line's ms Oosterdam Continues Company's Streak with a Perfect Score of 100 on United States Public Health Inspection
March 09, 2017
Holland America Line's ms Oosterdam joins sister-ship ms Eurodam this year by earning a perfect score of 100 on a routine United States Public Health (USPH) inspection conducted by the U.S. Centers for...
Holland America Line's ms Eurodam Makes Industry History with 11th Consecutive Score of 100 on United States Public Health Inspection
March 01, 2017
Holland America Line's ms Eurodam continues to raise the bar even higher for cruise ships visiting the United States by earning its 11th consecutive perfect score of 100 on a routine United States...
Holland America Line and O, The Oprah Magazine announce an exclusive partnership that will unite the soul-stirring power of travel with O's deep commitment to connection and personal growth. Oprah...
Holland America Line Reaches Milestone of $5 Million Donated to Cancer Support Through 'On Deck' Programming
February 03, 2017
In honor of World Cancer Day tomorrow, Feb. 4, Holland America Line is proud to announce that to date, the guests and employees of the company have raised more than $5 million for cancer support...
Stein Kruse, Holland America Group Chief Executive Officer, Receives Seattle Business Magazine's 2017 Executive Excellence Award
February 01, 2017
Stein Kruse, Holland America Group chief executive officer, was awarded Seattle Business magazine's 2017 Executive Excellence Award at a black-tie event Wednesday, Jan. 25. During the gala at the...
Holland America Line's Culinary Council Named 'Best Culinary Initiative' in Porthole Cruise Magazine's 2016 Editor-in-Chief Awards
January 20, 2017
Holland America Line's Culinary Council — a team of world-class celebrity chefs — was named "Best Culinary Initiative" in Porthole Cruise Magazine's 2016 Editor-in-Chief Awards. The annual awards are...
Orlando Ashford Named Chair of The Executive Leadership Council
January 10, 2017
Orlando D. Ashford, president of Holland America Line in Seattle, Wash., has been elected chair of The Executive Leadership Council (ELC), the pre-eminent national organization composed of current and...
Holland America Line Redefines Destination Immersion with Launch of 'Explorations Central'
December 14, 2016
Cruisers Can Move Up and Get More with Holland America Line's 'View & Verandah' Promotion
December 05, 2016
Holland America Line Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Private Island Half Moon Cay with New Lobster Shack, Island Upgrades
November 30, 2016
In 2017, Holland America Line will celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Half Moon Cay, its award-winning private island paradise in the Bahamas. To commemorate the event two decades in the making, the...
Holland America Line Tops Porthole Cruise Magazine's 2016 Readers' Choice Awards with Nine Honors
November 15, 2016
Holland America Line Wins Alyeska Award from the Alaska Tourism Industry Association for the Company's New Denali Square Complex
November 07, 2016
Holland America Line was presented with an Alyeska Award by the Alaska Tourism Industry Association for the cruise line's new Denali Square complex in the heart of McKinley Chalet Resort. Bill...
Holland America Line President Orlando Ashford Honored with Bethune-Cookman University Leadership Award
November 04, 2016
Holland America Line President Orlando Ashford was honored by Bethune-Cookman University at the fourth annual Mary McLeod Bethune Legacy Awards Gala in Daytona Beach, Florida, Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2016....
Holland America Line Receives Association for Rescue at Sea AMVER Award for ms Veendam's 2015 Rescue of Airplane Pilot from Pacific Ocean
October 21, 2016
Sponsored by the Association for Rescue at Sea, the AFRAS AMVER Award ceremony was held at the U.S. Capitol
Holland America Line Launches Partnership with America's Test Kitchen to Bring New Dynamic Cooking Shows on Board
September 20, 2016
Holland America Line to Add Seventh Ship to 2017 Alaska Season
September 07, 2016
To support the increasing demand for Alaska summer cruises, Holland America Line is redeploying ms Oosterdam from Europe to The Last Frontier for the 2017 summer season. The addition brings the number...
Guests Who Book 2017/18 Cruises with Holland America Line's Popular Explore4 Promotion Receive Four Enticing Offers
July 27, 2016
Holland America Line's popular Explore4 promotion is back and better than ever with four top offers on select January 2017 through April 2018 cruises. Travelers looking to book a cruise or Land+Sea...
Holland America Line Wins 'Seafarer of the Year' Award from Lloyd's List for 'ms Veendam's' Rescue of Pilot from Pacific Ocean
July 05, 2016
At the 2016 Lloyd's List North American Maritime Awards, the captain and crew of Holland America Line's ms Veendam were named "Seafarer of the Year" for the rescue of a pilot who ejected from his...
Holland America Line Partners with Seattle Mariners to Honor US Military Service through 'Salute to Those Who Serve' and to help Strike Out Cancer with 'K's for Kids'
June 30, 2016
Holland America Line Collaborates with Top Sushi Chef, Andy Matsuda of the Sushi Chef Institute in Los Angeles
June 13, 2016
Matsuda to train shipboard chefs in the art of sushi making and to feature four unique rolls on Tamarind's dinner menu
Holland America Line Celebrates Grand Opening of Denali Square Complex in Alaska with $20,000 Donation to Local School District
June 06, 2016
Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Named Holland America Line's New ms Koningsdam at a Ceremony in Rotterdam, the Netherlands
May 23, 2016
Elegant event celebrated Holland America Line's rich Dutch history steps from where the company was founded more than 143 years ago
Holland America Line Looks to the Future and Honors the Past by Naming Next Pinnacle Class Ship ms Nieuw Statendam
May 19, 2016
Famed Hospitality Designer Reveals How Design Influences Travel in Final Video of Holland America Line's 'Conversations with Adam D. Tihany' Series
May 03, 2016
In the final installment of the "Conversations with Adam D. Tihany" video series, internationally acclaimed hospitality designer Adam D. Tihany reflects on the reasons people travel and his goal of...
Holland America Line Kicks Off Seattle's Alaska Cruise Season Friday, April 29, with Arrival of ms Nieuw Amsterdam
April 29, 2016
Holland America Line Receives Sixth Consecutive Green Gateway Award from Port of Seattle for Environmental Stewardship
April 22, 2016
Her Majesty Queen Máxima of the Netherlands Named Godmother of Holland America Line's New ms Koningsdam
April 17, 2016
Holland America Line Celebrates Delivery of ms Koningsdam with an Official Handover Ceremony at Fincantieri's Shipyard in Marghera, Italy
April 04, 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...