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Holland America Line Is Celebrating 150 Years With Cruise Perks + Sweepstakes

Holland America Line's Rotterdam VII departed the city of Rotterdam, the Netherlands, today on its historic 150th Anniversary Transatlantic Crossing. The 15-day journey recreates Holland America Line's maiden voyage of Rotterdam I that departed the city 150 years ago today. The crossing follows the path of that first sailing to New York, with calls at Le Havre, France, and Plymouth, England. The brick building with towers in the lower right is the former headquarters for Holland America Line and is now Hotel New York.
Photo Courtesy of Holland America Line

In honor of its 150 anniversary Holland America Line is offering some significant perks for guests who book until November 15 for 2023 and 2024 cruises.

These offers include $150 onboard credit, a complimentary Alaska shore excursion and 50% reduced deposits. The 150th Anniversary perk can be combined with Holland America Line’s “Have It All” premium package which includes shore excursions, specialty dining, a beverage package and WiFi. So now you can really have it all, for the fraction of the price!

There is also a sweepstakes that runs until March, 31, 2023 to win a free cruise for two in a Vista or Signature suite for cruises to cruises to Europe, Alaska, Mexico, the Caribbean and more. The winner can choose a sailing ranging from seven to 21 days!

The sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the Unites States, District of Columbia and Canada (excluding Quebec) who are 21 or older at the time of entry. Visit to enter.

“We’re heading into a celebratory year for Holland America Line with our 150th Anniversary, and these special promotions allow us to show our guests how much they are appreciated,” said Beth Bodensteiner, the chief commercial officer of Holland America Line said in a press release. “Our offers are designed to add even more value to a cruise vacation, especially when combined with Have It All. We look forward to continuing to recognize our milestone year with more exciting promotions, events and activities.”

Recently, Holland America Line’s Rotterdam VII departed from The Netherlands, on a historic 150th Anniversary Transatlantic Crossing. The 15-day journey recreates Holland America Line’s maiden voyage of Rotterdam I which departed the city 150 years ago. The crossing follows the same journey of that first sailing to New York, with stops at Le Havre, France, and Plymouth, England.

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