on 25th Sep 2016
By Lee, Potters bar
We booked an 8 day cruise to the fjords on the m.s. balmoral (fred olsen) starting 4th september 2016 and were a bit concerned that it would resemble a floating care home but although lots of the fellow travellers were...
10349 Views, 15 likes, 5 Comments
on 14th Sep 2016
Had travelled on balmoral 4 years ago, so had a fair idea of what to expect. a general comment is the ship is tired, simple things such as a renewal of the tv's in the cabins would be an encouraging start. the housekeeping...
527 Views, 9 likes, 2 Comments
on 29th Jun 2015
By Cutteridge, Aberdeen
First time on the balmoral and it's quite a nice ship. the staff were generally good but some of them shouldn't have been there. the ship was only half full but felt just about right. i wouldn't like to be onboard when...
5630 Views, 12 likes, 42 Comments
on 7th Sep 2011
By Richard, Lee-on-the-solent
It had been some years since i cruised with fred olsen and on the first occasion i had not been over impressed. indeed, had it not been for a certain challenge by a member on the forum side of this website i may never...
12351 Views, 82 likes, 37 Comments
on 2nd Apr 2013
By Lord, Redditch
My wife and i have cruised since 1999 with p&o and its sister operators princess and ocean village. a friend who is a keen and frequent cruiser had been telling us that since she discovered fred olsen she would not...
16253 Views, 155 likes, 10 Comments
on 28th Mar 2015
By White, Barnsley
As younger travellers we were initially concerned about travelling on a fred olsen cruise as we had heard that they were for the older person. however, the price was too good to pass up so, having bitten the bullet, we...
8984 Views, 125 likes, 6 Comments
on 26th Oct 2011
By Hill, Boston
My husband took me on a baltic cruise on fred olsens balmoral on september 12th to celebrate my forthcoming birthday. we had wanted to see this region for some time and we were not disappointed.check in was slick and...
12879 Views, 91 likes, 17 Comments
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