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MYS Wind Spirit

 

Overview: This sail-cruise ship is ideally suited to youthful couples and solo travelers seeking contemporary facilities and some water sports in a relaxed but chic setting that’s different from ‘normal’ cruise ships. It offers good food and service, and little in the way of entertainment, parlor ga


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Cruise Reviews - Fred. Olsen Cruises

Read Our Real Cruiser Reviews All of these cruise reviews are written by REAL cruise passengers are their opinion & we DO NOT moderate or change any of the review. You can agree or disagree by posting up your own comment. Plus Receive a FREE Berlitz Guide to Cruising when you write your own cruise review!
FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Braemar / Panama Canal
By on 11th Feb 2016
Went on F O Braemar 43 day cruise Tenerife, Caribbean Cuba and Columbia. Flights Ok with Thomas Cook, pleasantly surprised !!!. Reception insisted we had done 3 back to back cruises, although we... Read More »
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5 of 14 people found this useful
FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Balmoral / Canaries
By on 23rd Jan 2016
Fred Olsen ships go to really interesting places so we wanted to like cruising with them. The cruise we went on was a last minute booking as we needed the break and it was one of the few going... Read More »
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FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Balmoral / Europe
By on 23rd Jan 2016
Southampton port is very straightforward and so much easier than flying. Having dropped our bags we didn't have long to wait before boarding and finding our bags already inside the cabin. Security... Read More »
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FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Balmoral / Canaries
By on 19th Jan 2016
Check in at Southampton was slowed down by the need to double check passports but extra check in staff helped to keep the queues moving until several coaches arrived at the same time. Embarkation... Read More »
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FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Black Watch / Canaries
By on 7th Jan 2016
Our first Christmas and New year away and what a great cruise. We sailed from Liverpool which was a bonus for us as we live on the Wirral. The ship was beautifully decorated for the festive season.... Read More »
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FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Braemar / Canaries
By on 2nd Jan 2016
From our first contact with Emily Watts of www.CRUISE.co.uk everything was trouble free. It is many years since we took a cruise with Fred Olsen, and we will hopefully not wait so long next time.... Read More »
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FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Balmoral / Atlantic
By on 31st Dec 2015
We have been regular cruises for 20 years and have chosen Fred Olsen as our preferred cruise line for the last few years. We booked this cruise around a year ago when it was advertised as visiting... Read More »
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FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Braemar / Canaries
By on 30th Dec 2015
This is such a friendly ship it was truely a joy to be onboard we stayed in cabin 8008 and it was a superb room which had a bathtub and his and hers sinks which was a first for us. The service we... Read More »
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FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Black Watch / Mini Cruises
By on 24th Dec 2015
The main dining food was excellent as was the service on this wee mini trip to dublin .the inside cabin , as always cosy ,warm and very well equipped with the infamous black watch l shaped single... Read More »
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FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Braemar / Canaries
By on 24th Dec 2015
This was our second cruise with Fred, out first was five years ago. And it was just as good, although the Braemar is beginning to show her age, the staff are outstandingly friendly and customer... Read More »
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FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Boudicca / Europe
By on 23rd Dec 2015
Although our cruise was a short one we had a fantastic time. Food is next to none and it is unlimited and there were lots of vegetarian selections as well which really works well with me as I don't... Read More »
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FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Black Watch / Mini Cruises
By on 21st Dec 2015
SAGA PEARLii. We tried Saga as they offered exactly what we wanted and when we wanted it. After in excess of 35 cruises , this was a new product and we were very impressed. Pearl ii is a lovely... Read More »
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FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Boudicca / Canaries
By on 20th Dec 2015
Tilbury needs an upgrade.Its cramped, cold and toilet and refreshment facilities are limited. Check in and embarkation were quick and efficient, as they should be with a half empty ship. The heavy... Read More »
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FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Braemar / Canaries
By on 19th Dec 2015
A pre Christmas warm up was needed so what better and easier than two weeks around the Canary Islands with the Cape Verde Islands and Agadir thrown in. Having cruised with Fred Olsen before we had... Read More »
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FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Balmoral / Europe
By on 18th Dec 2015
Christmas markets can be pretty wearing so what better way to go than on a cruise liner. The 3 night Balmoral mini-cruise to Zeebrugge stays overnight making it easy to visit Bruges. Although many... Read More »
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FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Braemar / Canaries
By on 15th Dec 2015
I have just returned from a two weeks solo cruise on the Braemar. This was my first time with Fred the only other solo cruise I did was with NCL. The deal included taxi pick up from home to the... Read More »
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FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Balmoral / Europe
By on 5th Dec 2015
Having read a few reviews on this website now, since cruising for the first time ever, I thought I would add my five pennyworth! Others using the site have groaned at lengthy reviews, so I'll keep... Read More »
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FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Balmoral / Europe
By on 2nd Dec 2015
My Partner and I had a two week cruise on Balmoral in late October down to Spain and North Africa. The itinerary regarding arrival and departure times in Ports was easily available before we... Read More »
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FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Braemar / Canaries
By on 2nd Dec 2015
Our cruise started with a Thomas Cook flight from Manchester being met at Tenerife South and a nice coastal ride up to Santa Cruz where with the usual Fred Olsen efficiency we boarded the ship in... Read More »
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FRED. OLSEN CRUISES / Balmoral / Canaries
By on 2nd Dec 2015
Unfortunately our Southampton taxi driver drove straight past the bag drop but the luggage handlers took our bags anyway. They were handling bags from coaches and said it was no problem putting... Read More »
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