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Fred. Olsen Braemar Cruise Reviews

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Editor's note: Braemar went into dry dock on November 12, 2014, for an eight-day refurbishment, which as well as various engineering works, general refurbishment and interior and exterior painting, included ...
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We both enjoyed the cruise despite the change of itinerary due to the very high waves and gale force winds which made ... Read more
My friend and I had received letters advising us that Braemar was arriving straight from Hamburg following a refit and ... Read more
Real Sailors Weather! agathachristiefan
A great cruise - Ship gets you right into the ports, Antwerp, Amsterdam and Rouen. So if you are used to doing your own ... Read more
A near perfect 8 night cruise from Southampton. The first time with Fred Olsen to see if smaller ships deliver...and ... Read more
What a treat! Dan'n'Sue
Just got back from a fantastic cruise on the Braemar. We are in our mid thirties and the youngest by far. Not that it ... Read more
Right from the start this inaugural river cruise was beset with problems. From the second day we had the Norovirus ... Read more
Hubby and I made he long journey to Dover for this cruise. We've done a few before including one on the Balmoral. We ... Read more
What a Pity Miss Fortune
This was the maiden voyage down the Loire followed by a further river trip down the Garonne to Bordeaux. Someone came ... Read more
My partner were on our first cruise. The car parking and check-in at Dover were excellent; we were given clear ... Read more
We cruised on the Braemar for the first time in July/August 2014 to Svalbard and were very pleasantly surprised by the ... Read more
Object of the cruise was to get as far north as possible and this was achieved - having said that there were several ... Read more
BACKGROUND INFORMATION This was an unusual cruise – 8 nights away, but never getting more than 175 miles from the ... Read more
I had never been to the Baltics before and wanted to see what I had been missing, especially cities like St Petersburg ... Read more
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Disappointed that had to park away from previous on site parking. Cabin small but had all needed. Had packed way too ... Read more
On the positive side, the cruise was very enjoyable, with the more unusual Canary Islands being visited - La Palma ... Read more
We have done 23 cruises in all but this was the first with Fred Olsen. We enjoyed the cruise very much but we think ... Read more
Just got back from west Africa cruise on the Fred Olsen Braemar, What a fantastic cruise experience it was.We have ... Read more
Being from Canada, this was our first British style cruise. We are British ex-pats. The itinerary was not the most ... Read more
I have just come back from cruising to Cape Verde, Gambia and Senegal on the Braemar and had a wonderful cruise. As a ... Read more
Excellent cruise VictorMeldrew
We are regular Fred. Olsen cruisers and this was one of the best experiences we’ve had with them. Let’s get ... Read more
We have just returned home from a lovely cruise on Fred Olsen's Braemar to Cape Verde, The Gambia and Senegal and fully ... Read more
We booked "cruise only" as we live too far from Manchester or Gatwick to book flights with indeterminate timings. Flew ... Read more
We have cruised 20 plus times before on both small and larger ships but I have to say Fred Olsen is our least favourite ... Read more
Mixed feelings young64
Back again after 2 years attracted by intinerary which included Panama and Colombia. First mistake was not to book ... Read more
My husband and I are veteran cruisers and this was our second time on FOCL's Braemar. We have been on all the 'Fred' ... Read more

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