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Fred Olsen Cruises

The Fred. Olsen Cruises name is synonymous with elegant, high quality, traditional cruising. Common Misspelling: Fred Olson.

The Fred. Olsen Cruise Line fleet, of much loved ships, the Black WatchBraemar, plus the modern Boudicca and Balmoral, offer 4 different types of cruise holiday experiences all with exceptional friendly service.

During the summer months Fred. Olsen cruises depart from the UK (ports include Southampton, Dover, Liverpool, Newcastle, Rosyth, Greenock, Belfast and Dublin) on Med cruises, Canary Island cruises, Scandinavia cruises and Baltic and Fjords cruises. With these sailings you can avoid flying, and begin your holiday the second you step aboard a Fred. Olsen cruise ship.

What's included:

Stand out Fred Olsen Features:
•Morning coffee with biscuits and afternoon sandwiches and cake
•Gala buffet
•Vistas special interest programme
•Transfer service from select UK Rail Stations to the Cruise Terminal

Also included:
• All meals plus afternoon in-cabin snacks
•All evening entertainment including cabarets and dancing
•Comfortable en-suite accommodation including TV, hairdryer and safe
•Daily onboard activities and lectures
•Fitness Centre

Its smaller ships mean that you can moor in the very heart of the ports for your convenience. As such, Fred. Olsen Cruises have established themselves as a cruise line with an excellent reputation for interesting and varied itineraries, many with musical themes or special interest programmes.

With a generally smaller type of cruise ship, service aboard a Fred. Olsen cruise is more attentive than you would find on some larger cruise lines. In the evenings, chefs will ensure everything is cooked to your liking, likewise the bartenders will mix your cocktails exactly as you please.

Every night Fred. Olsen cruises provide lively and diverse onboard entertainment, ensuring an evening to remember, alternatively amble around the open decks under a star kissed sky.

Anniversary cruises, traditional cruises, those interested in interesting destinations, or musical themed cruises.

Customer Reviews

Follow up to review 29th may - recently returned from 7 day trip to France - same great quality and service, very impressed.
6 out of 66 out of 66 out of 66 out of 66 out of 66 out of 6 - D Perraton
 
We Joined The Boudicca at Greenock for a 70s party cruise back to Liverpool 10/10/14 (free coach travel to Greenock) We are 3...read more
6 out of 66 out of 66 out of 66 out of 66 out of 66 out of 6 - Philip Newell
 

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Latest News

Fred Olsen To Refurbish Three Ships
Fred Olsen have revealed plans to refurbish Black Watch, Braemar and Balmoral before the end of the year. In preparation for the 2015/16 season, this is the first time so many Fred Olsen sh... Read full story
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January Cruises 15 Nts from £1,717
February Cruises 16 Nts from £1,179
March Cruises 11 Nts from £873
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June Cruises 2 Nts from £242
July Cruises 7 Nts from £699
August Cruises 6 Nts from £577
September Cruises 3 Nts from £320
October Cruises 5 Nts from £452
November Cruises 3 Nts from £291
December Cruises 2 Nts from £194

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What our customers say

Thank you for the usual Iglu super service. For some reason on checking onto the ship we were upgraded from our balcony cabin to Yacht Club Class on 16th Deck – we felt like VIPs the whole time. As one other family who had booked through Iglu were also upgraded (they travelled out of Gatwick same holiday dates as us) we believe the VIP or VICompany was Iglu, not us. We could only conclude that MSC wanted to impress Iglu customers. Whatever the reason, it certainly helped considerably to add to our enjoyment of the holiday. thanks again and a very Happy New Year to all at Iglu.
Elizabeth Boyle
(January 2015)

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