Holland America Line’s Master Chef Rudi Sodamin recently has been honored by two esteemed organizations. He was awarded Austria’s prestigious Golden Cloche, and the Master Chef’s Table earned the Editor-in-Chief Award for “Best Dining Experience at Sea” from Porthole Cruise Magazine.
Category: Awards & Accolades
Holland America Line once again earned top honors with eight 2013 Readers’ Choice Awards from Porthole Cruise Magazine, one of the world’s leading consumer cruise travel publications. The awards include Best Alaska, Canada/New England and Central America Itineraries, Best Shore Excursions, Best Medical Facilities, Best Facilities for Physically Challenged Passengers, Best Private Island for Half… read more of “Holland America…”
Congratulations to Lynn Narraway, the UK managing director of Holland America Line and Seabourn. She received the prestigious award of “Outstanding Contribution to the UK Cruise Industry” at the Cruise Lines International Association UK and Ireland Cruise Excellence Awards. Having held the post of UK managing director of Holland America Line for almost 15 years,… read more of “HAL’s Lynn…”
Holland America Line won eight (four gold and four silver) Travel Weekly Magellan Awards in the latest rankings by the influential news resource for the travel industry. The Magellan Awards honor a broad range of industry segments, including hotels and resorts, travel destinations, cruise lines, online travel services, airlines and airports, travel agents/agencies, tour operators… read more of “Holland America…”
The Twitter community has spoken. The fans of #CruiseChat voted Holland America Line the “Most Romantic Cruise Line” in their recent Birdie Awards! What do you think is the most romantic aspect of a HAL cruise? Take our Romance-at-Sea survey on Facebook and let us know!
Nov. 18, 2011: Porthole Cruise Magazine names Half Moon Cay the Best Private Island in the cruise industry for the 11th consecutive year. Later, Editor-In-Chief Bill Panoff gives HAL the Best On-Board Art Collection Award in Porthole’s Editor’s Awards. Half Moon Cay features 15 private beachfront, air-conditioned cabanas, a natural 700-acre lagoon, a Captain Morgan… read more of “140 Years Young:…”
Four Holland America Line ships won Voluntary Observing Ship (VOS) Awards for making important marine observations that aid in weather forecasting and analysis. The VOS program is an important source of marine weather data from coastal, offshore, and high seas areas for the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the National Weather Service. Announced by… read more of “Four HAL Ships Win…”
Holland America Line won a “Travel Weekly” Gold Magellan Award for Social Media at a ceremony in New York yesterday. “Travel Weekly” is the leading travel trade publication in North America. Holland America Line has built a comprehensive Internet presence that integrates the hollandamerica.com Web site with the Holland America Blog and social media sites… read more of “Holland America…”