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We were impressed with the cleanliness of our cabin. Absolutely everything worked perfectly. The ship was obviously recently refurbished. No detectable rust or mildew which is often the case with ocean vessels. The room steward was extremely responsive to any request and every time we disappeared from our room, he refilled the ice, and made sure all was in order. Eko was his name!

A little disappointing was that, of the 4 nice restaurants on the ship, 3 required additional fees to eat at. We haven't run into this before on a cruise ship. Usually, there is one gourmet restaurant that requires additional cost, but on the Eurodam, there was only one restaurant with table service. The other options were a pizza kitchen that you walked up to order from, a burger stand that you also walked up to and ordered, and the buffet line. Now, the food at all eating venues was excellent! Also, the table service after you sat down to eat was excellent; i.e., water, coffee, other requests. We purchased the drink package and found the beverage service to be very good. You never had to wait to have a drink and drink quality was top notch.

The ship was clean. There were always tons of pool towels available. The lounge chairs were a little scarce but we had such perfect weather that they were all in use all the time.

One final disappointment was that the captain and officers seemed to be too busy to meet and greet the guests or mingle at all. Never even saw him!

Planning another cruise in the next year or so and would definitely go with Holland America for the value for service.
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Sail Date: October 2019
Cabin Type: Balcony
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Destination: Mexico
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Holland America Eurodam

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Itinerary
15 Night Cruise to the Panama Canal & Central America
Departure date
Saturday, 11/16/19
Route
San Diego, Puerto Vallarta, Huatulco, Puerto Quetzal (Antigua), Corinto, Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera), Panama Canal (Cruising), Panama Canal, Cartagena (Colombia), Half Moon Cay, Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
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Overview

About
Passengers: 2,104   |   Crew: 876
Passengers to crew: 2.4:1
Passengers to space: 41.2:1
Launched: 2008   

Decks

  • Deck 1
  • Deck 2
  • Deck 3
  • Deck 4
  • Deck 5
  • Deck 6
Additional decks
Deck 1 layout
Cabins
  Interior Stateroom (J)  
  Large Ocean-View Stateroom (F)  
  Interior Stateroom (K)  
  Large Ocean-View Stateroom (C)  
  Large Ocean-View Stateroom (D)  
  Large Ocean-View Stateroom (DD)  
  Large Ocean-View Stateroom (E)  
 
Amenities
Women
Atrium
The Mainstage
Atrium Bar
Guest Services

Cabins

    Balcony
    Cabin size: 213 - 379 sq. ft.
    Connected rooms: 76
    Accessible rooms: 2
    Maximum passengers: 4
    Number of cabins: 604

    Activities & Entertainment

    Activities (28)
    • Afternoon Tea
    • America's Test Kitchen Cooking Classes
    • Art and Craft Classes*
    • Art Gallery*
    • Beer Tasting*
    • Cigars Under the Stars*
    • Digital Workshop*
    • Digital Workshop Computer Classes
    • Explorations Central Port Lectures
    • Fitness Center
    • Fitness Classes*
    • Greenhouse Spa & Salon*
    • Happy Hour Drink Special*
    • Hot Tubs (5)
    • Hydro Pool*
    • Hydrotherapy Pool*
    • Martini Tasting*
    • Onboard Lectures
    • Photo Gallery*
    • Pools (2)
    • Solo Traveler Get-Togethers
    • Sports Courts
    • Team Trivia
    • Wine Tasting*
    • The Retreat*
    • Club HAL
    • Club HAL
    • The Loft
    Entertainment (11)
    • Afternoon Musical Concerts
    • B.B. King's Blues Club & America's Test Kitchen
    • BBC Earth Onboard Features
    • Billboard Onboard
    • Casino*
    • Feature Movie Matinees
    • Lincoln Center Stage
    • Live Nightly Music
    • The Mainstage
    • The Mainstage
    • The Mainstage
    Dining (18)
    • The Dining Room - American
    • The Dining Room - American
    • Gallery Bar - Art Bar*
    • Tamarind - Asian Fusion*
    • Atrium Bar - Atrium Bar*
    • Ocean Bar - Atrium Bar*
    • Lido Market - Casual
    • Explorer's Lounge - Classic Bar*
    • EXC & Explorations Café /Crow's Nest - Coffee Bar*
    • Dive-In - Fast Food
    • Canaletto - italian*
    • New York Pizza - Pizza
    • Lido Bar - Pool Bar*
    • Sea View Bar - Pool Bar*
    • Tamarind Bar - Scenic Bar*
    • Pinnacle Grill - Steakhouse*
    • Pinnacle Bar - Steakhouse Bar*
    • Neptune Lounge - Suite Guests
    * May require additional fees
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    This was our first cruise. We had 2 balcony cabins (not next to each other which I would do next time. I was unaware the dividers on the balcony could be opened) one for the kids (21,18 and 17) and us. I chose this ship/itinerary because I wanted to go to Glacier Bay. We
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    We were impressed with the cleanliness of our cabin. Absolutely everything worked perfectly. The ship was obviously recently refurbished. No detectable rust or mildew which is often the case with ocean vessels. The room steward was extremely responsive to any request and every
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    This was an 11 day cruise from Vancouver BC to San Diego then on to Cabo San Lucas, Mazatlan and Puerto Vallarta and back to San Diego.We had cabin 4091, a partially obstructed ocean view. We chose First Seating in the main Dining Room, a table for two. We named our dining room
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    The initial occupation of our stateroom was not favorable. Our bed was not configured into two twin beds despite confirmation in writing that it would be. Three of four cabin USB ports were broken. These two issues were addressed/repaired after complaining to our cabin
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    This was our first cruise and it was wonderful! The crew was so friendly, polite and very helpful! We had dinner in the dinning room every night and were entertained by our waiter Heriyaba Zain and our wine steward Enrico. They always made us feel like royalty! We traveled
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