Available fleetwide now; Enhanced ‘web
app' allows guests to book tours/dining, see daily activities and more
Seattle, Wash., April 27, 2017 — Holland America Line is changing the
way guests digitally access shipboard experiences and information across the
fleet with the launch of Holland America Line Navigator, a free mobile-friendly
tool. Navigator does not need to be downloaded in advance, does not require an
internet connection and works on the browsers of most personal devices
including phones, tablets and laptops.
Navigator, guests can plan their daily activities, explore and book shore
excursions, view restaurant menus and make dining reservations, view spa
treatments, connect to paid internet and look at their shipboard account
balance. Additional features include access to ship deck plans, a list of
frequently asked questions (FAQs) and links to complimentary internet sites
such as hollandamerica.com. Navigator can be accessed by connecting to the ship's
Wi-Fi network and opening the device's browser.
expect to be able to plan their activities digitally, and Navigator makes it
easy for our guests to put many of our shipboard experiences at their
fingertips," said Orlando Ashford, president of Holland America Line.
"Navigator is changing the way we're presenting various options on board, and
with all of the convenient features it's easier than ever to plan your time and
have instant access to personalized cruise details."
access the full functionality of Navigator, guests can create an account by
following a simple registration process. Registering allows guests to plan a
personal itinerary, make dining reservations, book shore excursions, view
shipboard account information and connect to paid internet. There are no
charges to register or use Navigator.
of the key features of Navigator is that it allows guests to select and save
specific activities to a personalized "my itinerary" to plan out their cruise
days up to a week in advance. Those activities show up alongside booked dining
reservations and shore excursions to truly help the guest get the most out of
their time aboard.
For more information about Holland America Line,
consult a travel professional, call 1-877-SAIL HAL (877-724-5425) or visit hollandamerica.com.
Editor's note: Photos
of Navigator are available at https://www.cruiseimagelibrary.com/c/ekbfbbda.
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About Holland America Line [a division of
Carnival Corporation and plc (NYSE: CCL
Holland America Line's fleet
of 14 ships offers more than 500 cruises to more than 400 ports in 98
countries, territories or dependencies around the world. From shorter getaways
to 113-day itineraries, the company's cruises visit all seven continents with
highlights including Antarctica explorations, South America circumnavigations
and exotic Australia/New Zealand and Asia voyages; four annual Grand Voyages;
and popular sailings to the Caribbean, Alaska, Mexico, Canada/New England,
Bermuda, Europe and the Panama Canal. The line currently has a new 2,650-guest
ship, ms Koningsdam, delivered in April 2016, as well as a second
Pinnacle Class ship, ms Nieuw Statendam,
due for delivery in November 2018.
The company recently announced
$300 million in brand enhancements to secure its position as the leader in
premium cruising. Fleetwide, the ships feature innovative initiatives and a
diverse range of enriching experiences focused on destination immersion and
personalized travel. Guests can expand their knowledge onboard at an America's
Test Kitchen show; Explorations Café presented by The New York Times and Digital
Workshop powered by Windows. Outstanding entertainment fills each evening at
venues including Lincoln Center Stage, Billboard Onboard and B.B. King's Blues
Club. The dining experience can be savored at a variety of restaurants with
menus that feature selections from Holland America Line's esteemed Culinary
Council that comprises world-famous chefs who design dishes exclusively for our