Fred Olsen Cruise Lines Ships Deals 2019 / 2020
Fred Olsen Cruise Lines are known for their stylish ships that maintain traditional cruise elegance. Thanks to Fred Olsen ships being smaller they offer a welcoming atmosphere with attentive and friendly staff. Their RIBs allow you to visit ports and destinations than larger cruise ships – meaning you can travel to hidden gems off the beaten track. The Fred Olsen Cruise Lines fleet is made up of four ships – Black Watch, Balmoral, Braemar and Boudicca. Read on to find out more as well as highlighted itineraries for each ship.
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Black Watch is a warm, welcoming and well equipped ship. It was refurbished in 2016 giving the ship a stylish look while still retaining the traditional and elegant cruise sensibilities that Fred Olsen Cruise Lines are renown for. Black Watch has 5 dining venues from specialty restaurants like The Black Watch Room to more relaxed venues The Brigadoon all with Fred Olsen Cruises Lines high standards of cuisine. There is a selection of bars and and lounges – including afternoon tea with incredible views in the Observatory, or why not unwind with an after dinner drink in the main entertainment venure the Neptune Lounge. The accommodation has been stylishly updated in the ships refurbish.
Black Watch Highlighted Itineraries:
Closer Spain & Cruising the Seine – Black Watch
Discover the delights of some of Europe’s most beautiful, culture-rich regions as Black Watch takes you closer to a string of stunning cities in northern Spain and Normandy. Departing from Liverpool.
Whales, Wonders & Waterfalls – Black Watch
For a spellbinding taste of one of the world’s most awe-inspiring countries, Black Watch will guide you on an epic adventure, taking in remarkable destinations and waterways on three sides of Iceland. Departing from Liverpool.
Around the World – Black Watch
Embark in Southampton for an incredible 108-night global exploration aboard Black Watch. Discover iconic sights and unforgettable experiences amongst some of the world’s most breathtaking and inspirational destinations. Departing from Southampton.
Refurbished in 2017, Balmoral may be Fred Olsen Cruise Lines’ Balmoral largest ocean cruise ship, it is still small enough to keep their famous intimate and friendly atmosphere where you’ll feel like you are home. The dining venues on the ship takes inspiration from its Scottish name, of which there are 6 to choose from. Balmoral has a number of bars and lounges including The Bookmark Café which is perfect of a quite coffee or tea, and the Morning Light Pub designed after traditional British pubs. Rooms on Balmoral are comfortable and stylish having been refitted in 2017. All rooms are well equipped with climate control, hairdryer, phone, fridge, desk, tea and coffee making facilities and an interactive smart TV as standard.
Balmoral Highlighted Itineraries:
The Best of the Fjords in Seven Nights – Balmoral
Experience hours of scenic cruising through the beautiful landscapes of the Norwegian Fjords aboard Balmoral. From Olden tour to see the Briksdal Glacier and ride the Flamsbana railway for views of mesmerising scenery. Calls to Bergen and Hellesylt complete your fjordland cruise adventure. Departing from Rosyth (Edinburgh)
Christmas Markets – Balmoral
Embark on a Christmas Markets cruise aboard Balmoral and experience some of Europe’s most picturesque cities at the most wonderful time of the year – particular highlights are the famous markets of Hamburg, Rostock and Copenhagen’s Tivoli Gardens. Departs from Southampton.
Experience a Patagonian exploration of epic proportions on board Balmoral, taking in breathtaking waterways, awe-inspiring ice fields and a string of unforgettable destinations along the way. Departs from Buenos Aires.
Braemar is a ship which has the best of both worlds – stylish interiors particularly after it was refitted in 2017, as well as spectacular view thanks to its large windows and five story atrium. Fred Olsen Cruises Braemar has four restaurants, and a range of bars and lounges. Including the Neptune Lounge, which holds bot insightful lectures and spectacular live shows and the Coral Club with its lives bands and dance floor. The Braemar has a range of facilities including a Swimming Pool, Spa, Gym, and Jacuzzi.
Braemar Highlighted Itineraries:
Voyage to the Islands of the Caribbean – Braemar
Leave behind the British winter and embark on a transatlantic cruise to the sunnier climes of the Caribbean. You’ll have plenty of time to relax on board as Braemar heads for St. Maarten. Calls to Antigua, St Kitts, St. Lucia and Grenada complete your Caribbean adventure. Departs from Southampton.
Tulips & Chocolates – Braemar
Stimulate your senses on this indulgent springtime cruise, with chances to smell seasonal floral scents, indulge with sumptuous chocolates and see iconic sights, as Braemar takes you closer to stunning cities. Departs from Southampton.
Travel in style and comfort on board Fred Olsen’s Boudicca ship. Fred Olsen Cruise Lines’ trademark intimate and traditional ethos is clearly visible on Boudicca which has had an extensive refit. There are 5 restaurants to choose offering both á la carte meals or delicious self-service buffets if you prefer a more relaxed meal. Plus, the bars and lounges have ample seating and offer an array of great entertainment, as well as spots perfect for a hot drink such as the The Oriental Room with a range of teas from China, Japan and Taiwan.
Boudicca Highlighted Itineraries:
Iconic Australia with Sydney New Year – Boudicca
This festive cruise of Australia is sure to create memories to treasure forever as Boudicca will be docked in Sydney for the world famous New Year’s Eve celebrations. Other highlights include the chance to explore the Great Barrier Reef as well as the cities of Perth, Melbourne and Hobart among others. Departs from Benoa.
World Cruise – Boudicca
Join Boudicca on this epic journey to Africa, Asia and Australasia, Arabia, the Middle East and the Mediterranean and you’ll enjoy 168-nights of unforgettable sights and highlights.
Fred Olsen Cruise Lines
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