Originally Posted by You
Celebrity is a "notch above" Holland America.
It's interestng to hear you and Kuki suggest that since both lines operate in the "premium" segment of the market. Holland America Lines has always had a solid reputation. Nonetheless, Carnival Corporation has marketed Holland America Lines as a traditional cruise line for older passengers since the acquisition in an effort to position that line and that marketing has influenced the line's demographics substantially. I hear that the median age of the passengers on a typical Holland America cruise is about eighty. Thus, I would not recommend the line to anybody under about sixty or so.
But the OP asked about "Holland" rather than "Holland America Lines" (or "Holland America" for short)....