Club HAL

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Holland America Line's youth activities program, Club HAL, offers an array of entertaining events for kids and teens ages 3-17, supervised by a full-time, professionally trained staff. They'll have an opportunity to join other kids their age for arts and crafts, sports, video game competitions, scavenger hunts, challenging team games and themed parties.

Activities for kids and teens

Kids Programs (ages 3-6)

Highlights for kids ages 3 to 6 include a variety of activities, crafts, games and theme parties, such as “Dino-Mite Night” and “Ships Ahoy Pirate Treasure Hunt Adventure.”

Tweens Programs (ages 7-12)

From arts & crafts and sporting events to gaming tournaments and theme parties, tweens will have plenty to enjoy.

Teens Programs (ages 13-17)

During the day, teens meet up for sports challenges and group games while our Hosts provide exclusive teen events like Poker Night and Video Game Tournaments at night.

Port Day Activities

Club HAL activities are available from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on port days*. Lunch is not offered as part of this service. Children must be registered and signed into and out of programming by a parent or guardian.

*Hours of operation may change to better serve our guests.

Special Needs

Children with special needs are invited to attend Club HAL activities based on their chronological age. In some cases, parental supervision may be required. Please let us know when booking your reservation.

Safety Comes First

Safety is our primary concern and strict policies are in place for effective supervision. Adult guests are not permitted to remain in Club HAL unless attending to a special-needs child.

Please note: During voyages with a high number of families onboard, we will make all efforts to accommodate interested parties. However, participation in our program cannot be guaranteed. Hours of operation may change to better serve our guests.

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Ships Featuring Club HAL

Club HAL® Youth Program is offered on the following ships
Nieuw Amsterdam
Nieuw Statendam

*Club HAL® will not be available on Zuiderdam's 50-day Tales of the South Pacific voyage and may not be offered on other voyages longer than 35 days.

Onboard Activities

Each day on board offers delicious dining options, world-class entertainment and enriching activities.