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Editor's note: Black Watch went into dry dock on November 4, 2014, for an 11-day refurbishment and will have 27 cabins on Lido Deck 7 fitted with balcony terraces, which will extend out 1.2 metres from the ...
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64 Fred. Olsen Black Watch Cruise Reviews

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Fabulous Fred agathachristiefan
11/13
Had the trip of a lifetime on Blackwatch to St. Petersburg, fantastic holiday. I am a great believer in a holiday is ... Read more
11/13
Black Watch Cruise to the Baltic November 2013 to December 2013 Initially I would like to say that I have never ... Read more
We have cruised with Fred Olsen on several occasions on the Boudicca. Having had two cruises this year we only decided ... Read more
9/13
Fjords and Coastal towns of Norway - Sept 2013 My partner and I have been on 4 cruises but this was our first with ... Read more
We booked the cruise in Sep 12 having been offered All Inclusive as an incentive. The cabin grade we were after was ... Read more
Check-in Check-out. Check-in at Forth Ports was simple. Parted from baggage, passengers were then corralled with 700+ ... Read more
7/13
We have just returned from an excellent cruise to the Baltic on Fred Olsen's Black Watch. We are veteran cruisers and ... Read more
1ST TIME WITH FRED Bricklayer
6/13
We have just returned from our 1st cruise with Fred Olsen, we have however, cruised 22 times previously ! Having heard ... Read more
Introduction: This was an 8-night cruise visiting four ports, two each in Portugal and Spain, which afforded the ... Read more
We sailed from Southampton in early January and headed South. This ship is the oldest in the Fred. Olsen cruise fleet ... Read more
It was by pure chance that we booked the cruise. I was scanning the advertisements for a cruise around the British ... Read more
The Black Watch is a small ship with around 800 passengers but this is so much better than the super cruisers with ... Read more
We had two changes to our itinerary prior to embarkation. Firstly, instead of Warnemunde we went to Rostock; secondly ... Read more
An amazing 2 weeks auntiehub
7/12
Our friends invited us along on a cruise this year. They have done a few and love it. We did a cruise years ago with ... Read more
We chose Black Watch's Baltics, with Norway, cruise firstly because the ship was small enough to cruise through the ... Read more
Cruising with Fred Olsen ships really is like setting sail in an old peoples home - but there are no noisy kids running ... Read more
SO VERY DISAPPOINTING Londonlady2
6/12
This was a special Fred Olsen cruise for a group of music afficiando's many of whom had not been cruising before,so ... Read more
Disappointing LittleBlackDuck
4/12
We (my wife and I) flew out to Peru to catch the last leg of the world cruise back to Southampton, and almost literally ... Read more
Travelled with my wife, this was our first experience with Fred Olsen Cruise Lines, after having done the obligatory ... Read more
Lastminute.com offered a good fare on Singapore Airlines' new A380, and the long outbound flight was surprisingly ... Read more
Never Again notagainforme
2/12
The ship is very old and it shows, the metalwork on handrails, floor areas etc. is just overpainted rust. The sunbeds ... Read more
Excellent brian
11/11
We left from Southampton (not on list of choices).Worth going the extra miles to reach Cape Verde... warmer and ... Read more
We were booked on Black Watch for her voyage to the Cape Verde islands on November 26th, and were told to get to the ... Read more
Small is beautiful. Mike Smith
11/11
Smooth and well organised embarkation, nice welcome from staff as we entered the ship. The cabin was spacious with ... Read more
For this cruise to the Red Sea for Petra in Jordan ,we travelled to the NEC Cruise Show in October 2010.We were ... Read more

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