kids cruise free

Just in time for the upcoming holiday season and with vaccines starting to expand. Holland America Line are offering “Kinds Cruise Free” on select departures until May 31, 2022

Cruisers looking for their next family getaway can take full advantage of Hollands Americas latest offer that allows kids aged 5 to 17 to sail as the third and fourth guests in the same stateroom to cruise for free.

Good for select holiday sailings and cruises through spring 2022, families can make the upcoming months merry and bright by setting sail over the winter break to the warm waters of Mexico or the Caribbean.

‘Kids Cruise Free’ on Select Departures through May 31, 2022

This offer is good on select sailings through May 31, 2022. Bookings must be made by November 18, 2021.

Ships that are currently in the Caribbean include Pinnacle Class Rotterdam and Nieuw Statendam, along with Eurodam and Nieuw Amsterdam.

Koningsdam and Zuiderdam are on the West Coast exploring Mexico, Hawaii and the California coast, as well as Panama Canal cruises.

later in In spring, EurodamKoningsdam and Zuiderdam will be in Alaska; Nieuw Statendam and Rotterdam head to Europe; and Zaandam will be cruising in Canada/New England.

Holland America Line Ship
Photo: Holland America Line

Cruise and Health Details

Holland America Line is currently committed to operating vaccinated cruises only, as defined by the CDC through February 28, 2022, and children 5 years and older will be eligible to sail.

All of these cruises are available for guests who have received their final dose of an approved COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 days prior to the beginning of the cruise and have proof of vaccination. 

Additionally, fully vaccinated guests must produce a negative viral COVID-19 test (medically supervised PCR or an antigen test) taken within TWO days of embarkation on all Holland America Line cruises.

Fares Start at $898 for a Family of Four

With the current “Kids Cruise Free” offer, starting fares for a Holland America Line cruise are $449 per person, double occupancy, so a family of four could take a vacation for just $898.

Over the holidays, cruise fares begin at only $549 per person, double occupancy, making a cruise getaway a great option over the school break.

For more information about Holland America Line call 1-877-SAIL HAL (877-724-5425) or visit