We had an extra special Christmas treat this week as we were invited onboard one of Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines most popular cruise ships, Black Watch as she docked in Tilbury London. Our visit comes just one month after Black Watch entered dry dock at the Blohm + Voss shipyard in Hamburg for a multi-million pound refit. The extensive refurbishment saw ship-wide enhancements including upgrades to cabins, suites and public areas. Not only did we get a private tour of the ship, stopping off to see the updated cabins with a talk from Julian – Fred. Olsen’s Deputy Hotel Manager of Operations, but we also got to see the ship decked out in all her Christmas glory. With Christmas trees and gingerbread houses galore! See photos from our day onboard the newly refurbished Black Watch below.
The Neptune Theatre
The Neptune Bar
The Morning Light Pub
The Black Watch Room - A new a la carte dining experience serving up delicious steak and seafood
Fresh new carpets
The Glentanar main restaurant
It's Christmas onboard!
Deck 7 - Tenerife Suite 7024
Balcony Suite 9901
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