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Holland America’s elephant in the (state) room

It costs around US$1,000 a night for a deluxe verandah suite on most Holland America (HAL) ships and, sometimes, an extra 50 cents for ear plugs to get a decent rest.

Centers for Disease Control inspectors give the ms Veendam a failing...

The cruise line Holland America says it was an "aberration" when inspectors from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found multiple sanitation violations, including brown liquid dripping on

Holland America Line partners with US National Park Service

SEATTLE, Wash. - Holland America Line has joined with the U.S.

Holland America welcomes Seabourn to Seattle

SEATTLE - Holland America Line announced today the relocation of sister brand Seabourn headquarters to Holland America Line's hometown of Seattle, Washington.

Carnival Corporation to move brand headquarters

MIAMI, Florida - Carnival Corporation & plc is relocating its Seabourn brand headquarters from Miami, Florida, to Seattle, Washington, the location of the company's Holland America Line brand.

Holland America named Best Overall Cruise Value for 18th year

SEATTLE - World Ocean & Cruise Liner Society (WOCLS) members named Holland America Line the Best Overall Cruise Value for the 18th consecutive year for its premium cruise experience.

Holland America ships to sail Hawaii and Tahiti explorations in 2011,...

SEATTLE - In fall of 2011 and winter of 2012 two Holland America Line ships –– ms Westerdam and ms Rotterdam –– will sail three 30-day "Circle Hawaii, Tahiti and Marquesas Islands" exploration

Green awards recognize Holland America fleetwide efforts

SEATTLE, Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognition of its environmental leadership, Holland America Line was recently honored with a gold 2010 Rear Admiral William M.

Holland America launches Facebook contest

SEATTLE - Holland America Line has just launched a fan-friendly Facebook contest called "Win the Key to Half Moon Cay." Named for the line's private Bahamian island, the contest runs through Jan.

Holland America creates Culinary Council with top-name chefs

SEATTLE - In a bold move that will enhance all aspects of Holland America Line's shipboard culinary operations, the line has created the Holland America Line Culinary Council, which is composed of cel

New Mariner Society loyalty program launched by Holland America

For those who have sailed even just once with Holland America Line, there's now more to enjoy on future cruises.

After major makeover Holland America’s Veendam is back in business

Tired of gigantic cruise ships that carry 3,000 or more people?

Cruise With Purpose(SM) launched by Holland America Line

Holland America Line's innovative pilot program, Cruise With Purpose(SM), enables cruise guests to participate in meaningful community volunteer work and scientific data collection on specially-design

Swine flu concerns widespread

As 66 swine flu infection cases have already been confirmed in the US, at the time of writing, bans on travel to Mexico on this health-related risk have been imposed.

Norovirus hits passengers of Holland America cruise ship

Passengers on a Holland America cruise ship are not having a very good vacation to say the least as the norovirus has sickened over 100 on the vessel.

Holland America plans snazzy decktop ‘retreat’ on five cruise ships

Holland America is making some big boasts about the pool deck it plans to add to five ships starting next year.

Holland America Line wins Responsible Tourism Award From Virgin Holidays

SEATTLE - Holland America Line received a first place award today at the Responsible Tourism Awards ceremony sponsored by Virgin Holidays.

Severe norovirus-like outbreak hits Holland America cruise ship

Holland America's Zuiderdam has been hit by an unusually large outbreak of what appears to be norovirus -- the flu-like stomach bug that causes diarrhea and vomiting.

Holland America Line goes multi-lingual

SEATTLE, WA - While Holland America Line's Web site has always enjoyed a global audience, the 135-year-old company announced today the addition of a translation feature that allows visitors to select

Holland America Line’s ms Veendam to sail South America in 2009-2010

SEATTLE, WA - With South America emerging as one of the top destinations for cruises, coupled with the demand for passengers who wish to experience this part of the world in a more intimate and premiu

Holland America Line names ms Eurodam in Rotterdam

ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands - In a ceremony rich with pomp, circumstance and Dutch heritage, Holland America Line named ms Eurodam in its founding city of Rotterdam today.