For more than 136 years, Holland America Line has been a recognized leader in cruising, taking guests to exotic destinations around the world. If you are looking for some of the most spacious and comfortable ships at sea, award-winning service, five star dining, extensive activities and enrichment programs and compelling worldwide itineraries, you've come to the right place. They are committed to their mission statement "Through excellence, we create once-in-a-lifetime experiences, every time".
Today, Holland America Line's fleet of 14 elegant, mid-size ships offers nearly 500 sailings a year visiting all seven continents. Cruises include both popular and less traveled ports in the Caribbean, Alaska, Europe, Mexico, South America, the Panama Canal, Australia, New Zealand and Asia. They also offer unique voyages to the Amazon, Antarctica and extended Grand Voyages. Along with enticing destinations, they offer one-of-a-kind programs such as the Culinary Arts Center cooking demonstrations. They offer an excellent array of specially chosen shore excursions to further enhance the guests' appreciation and understanding of the places they visit.
Innovative programs and superior amenities have consistently placed Holland America among the highest-rated premium cruise lines. Building on their proud history and looking towards the future, they implemented an ongoing improvement program called Signature of Excellence®. This program represents a $525-million commitment to making enhancements in virtually every area of their ships. These improvements range from new facilities and public spaces to added services and amenities.
As the winner of 17 consecutive "Best Overall Cruise Value" awards from the World Ocean and Cruise Liner Society, and consistently among the highest-rated premium cruise lines year after year in Conde Nast Traveler's "Readers' Choice Awards" and Travel + Leisure magazine's, "World's Best" awards, Holland America Line is known for gracious and attentive service. They have also earned the prestigious Five Star Diamond Award from The American Academy of Hospitality Sciences and one of the highest rates of repeat guests in the industry.
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