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By Templar, Acton on 2nd May 2016
By Pillow, Winchester on 27th Apr 2016
Discover the world on Fred. Olsen's smaller, friendlier ships, cruising to the heart of destinations worldwide. And if you haven't cruised with Fred. Olsen before, now's the time to take advantage of the 'Enjoyment Promise'. Speak to one of our consultants today to find out all about it. Book with confidence - we are fully ATOL and ABTA bonded.
Now from £1299pp
>> Hosted By Tony Russell
>> 2 Free Garden Tours
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Portuguese Islands & Cities
Free Car Parking*
Overview: This handsome-looking mid-size ship suits middle-aged and older UK and Scandinavian passengers who want to cruise in a casual, unstuffy environment, in a ship with British food and entertainment. It’s a refreshing change for those who don’t enjoy larger, warehouse-size ships. But it does r
By Jill Johnson - May 05 2016 06:12AM
Have you ever fancied the Middle East? If you have never been to that part of the World you really d...
By Hannah Wilson - May 04 2016 06:54PM
I found a wonderful array of carpets on my recent cruise on Emerald Princess. It never ceases to ama...
By Tom Harding - May 04 2016 10:00AM
Oceania Cruises are known for being the cruise line that spend the most on food, and having been on ...
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is all about tradition and as a family-run company with a long shipping heritage, the moment you step aboard either Balmoral, Braemar, Black Watch or Boudicca you are greeted with a personal and friendly service, which then continues throughout your cruise.
Fred. Olsen’s ships are large enough to be spacious and uncrowded, but still small enough to be the kind of place where you can feel comfortable, relaxed and able to put your feet up. Their size advantage means they can take you to places that some of the mammoth cruise ships can’t, close to the heart of some of the world’s most beautiful cities and breathtaking landscapes.
On board you'll find everything you need for an unforgettable holiday, including a selection of bars, restaurants, lounges, shops, a salon & gym, swimming pools and even golf nets, where you can practice your swing on days at sea. With fewer guests, not only will you enjoy a more personal experience, you'll find you won't be fighting for space with thousands of others.
Cruise with Fred. Olsen and you'll enjoy great value with so much included in the price. So you can relax knowing that once you've booked your cruise holiday, almost everything's covered. You'll also find that the optional on board extras that are chargeable - such as wine, drinks and salon treatments - are reasonably priced and in Sterling, so you don't have to worry about exchange rates.
Now you can save even more with Fred. Olsen's 'All Inclusive' Upgrade. Now only £10 per person per night, on many 2015/16 cruise holidays. You’ll be able to enjoy selected beers, wines, spirits and soft drinks all day and evening. What’s more, many premium drinks and cocktails are available at half price too so you won't have to worry about your bar bill, or having that extra drink.
Experience for yourself the Fred. Olsen difference.
By Redford, Leigh on Feb 24 2016 12:36PM
Only found out about the cruise just over a week before we went I had entered a silent auction on line and had forgotten about it when I received a call saying my bid had been accepted I was a bit dubious about the cruise at first as I read on reviews that the ship was like a floating care home although I am 62 I am a young 62 and thought it was going to be a disaster I couldn't have been more wrong we were in an inside cabin on deck 4 and although not huge but was adequate as all you do is sleep in it the décor was nice and the cabin girl Nip from Thailand was absolutely brilliant and nothing was too much trouble for her all the staff on board were wonderful and always pleasant...
By Farrow, Potters bar on Feb 19 2016 01:56PM
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Fred Olsen Cruises are a cruise line which traditional British cruising better than anyone else, The ships are smaller than the mega ships of Royal Caribbean for instance which enables them to get further into ports of call than anyone else, for example they are the only cruise line who can get into the heart of the Norwegian Fjords, plus Fred Olsen retain all of the all timeless favourites, Afternoon Tea, luxury evening meals, formal dress and British Sterling onboard.
Fred Olsen cruises offer small ship, traditional cruising from various ports around the UK including Southampton, Dover, Liverpool, Harwich, Newcastle, Avonmouth (Bristol), Greenock, Rosyth and Belfast.
Fred Olsen prove they’re dedicated to the UK by making Newcastle the new home port for flagship Balmoral during the 2016/17 period.