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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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61 Fred. Olsen Black Watch Cruise Reviews

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We have cruised with Fred Olsen on several occasions on the Boudicca. Having had two cruises this year we only decided ... Read more
09/13
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
09/13
We booked the cruise in Sep 12 having been offered All Inclusive as an incentive. The cabin grade we were after was ... Read more
07/13
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
06/13
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
We had two changes to our itinerary prior to embarkation. Firstly, instead of Warnemunde we went to Rostock; secondly ... Read more
09/12
The Black Watch is a small ship with around 800 passengers but this is so much better than the super cruisers with ... Read more
Lastminute.com offered a good fare on Singapore Airlines' new A380, and the long outbound flight was surprisingly ... Read more
An amazing 2 weeks auntiehub
08/12
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
Never Again notagainforme
07/12
The ship is very old and it shows, the metalwork on handrails, floor areas etc. is just overpainted rust. The sunbeds ... 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
07/12
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
05/12
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
Viking Awful! Linda Gray
04/12
This was our first (and only) Fred Olsen cruise. Started well - very friendly and efficient bar and restaurant staff. ... Read more
Excellent brian
02/12
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
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
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
Having cruised before with several different cruise lines we had never sailed before with Fred Olsen and this was a ... Read more
Totally spoilt Clare Ding
08/11
From booking, to embarkation, to leaving........Fred Olsen had it totally organised so totally stress free. The ... Read more

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