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 ice-cream eating contests to gaming tournaments and theme parties, tweens will have plenty to enjoy.

Teens Programs (ages 13-17)

Teen cruisers enjoy mocktail parties, karaoke and trivia contests, jewelry making, video games, staff vs. teens volleyball tournaments, themed events and more.

Port Day Activities

Club HAL activities are available from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on port days. Lunch is available for participants between the hours of 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Children must be registered and signed into and out of programming by a parent or guardian.

Special Needs

Children with special needs are invited to attend Club HAL activities based on their chronological age; our staff is trained to work with special needs children. 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.

Take a tour of Club HAL

Ships Featuring Club HAL

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


Onboard Activities

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