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Cruise Critic's Review 4.0 out of 5+ star rating
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has a reputation for offering very good value-for-money to its mostly 60-plus British clientele, which enjoys traditional cruises with a smart -- but not too "tiara and ... read more
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Braemar Cruise Reviews: 66

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Sptizbergan Nye Alesund Longyearbyen by Tnrerail

Object of the cruise was to get as far north as possible and this was achieved - having said ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 08/14 3.0 out of 5+
Amsterdam, Antwerp and Rouen - river cruising on a seagoing ship by Saligo

BACKGROUND INFORMATION This was an unusual cruise – 8 nights away, but never getting more ... continue

British Isles & Western Europe 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
Good value with all inclusive by chelseababy

Disappointed that had to park away from previous on site parking.

Cabin small but had ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 06/14 Not Rated
Small ship experience by Cuzlin

We have done 23 cruises in all but this was the first with Fred Olsen. We enjoyed the cruise ... continue

Canary Islands 05/14 4.0 out of 5+

Just got back from west Africa cruise on the Fred Olsen Braemar, What a fantastic cruise ... continue

Africa 04/14 5+ out of 5+
Thoroughly Enjoyed by Limejock

Being from Canada, this was our first British style cruise. We are British ex-pats. The ... continue

Canary Islands 04/14 5+ out of 5+
Great first Solo cruise! by roz1812

I have just come back from cruising to Cape Verde, Gambia and Senegal on the Braemar and had a ... continue

Canary Islands 04/14 5+ out of 5+
Excellent cruise by VictorMeldrew

We are regular Fred. Olsen cruisers and this was one of the best experiences we’ve had ... continue

Africa 04/14 5+ out of 5+

We have just returned home from a lovely cruise on Fred Olsen's Braemar to Cape Verde, The ... continue

Africa 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
First Cruise and Most Enjoyable by Yachties

We booked "cruise only" as we live too far from Manchester or Gatwick to book flights with ... continue

Canary Islands 03/14 5+ out of 5+
First Fred Olsen Cruise by treesrgreen

We have cruised 20 plus times before on both small and larger ships but I have to say Fred Olsen ... continue

Canary Islands 03/14 3.0 out of 5+
Unusual destinations on a lovely little ship by Bollinger_Babe

My husband and I are veteran cruisers and this was our second time on FOCL's Braemar. We have ... continue

Africa 02/14 5.0 out of 5+
A little disappointing by Maudash

Fred Olsen flew us to Tenerife via Monarch from Manchester. We couldn't book seats in advance as ... continue

Africa 02/14 4.0 out of 5+
Cabin to avoid by shainracy

Our trip to Cape Verde, Gambia & Senegal...was not as warm and rougher seas than many on ... continue

Canary Islands 02/14 2.0 out of 5+
Cape Verdi and West Africa by keithhanson

Having just been on a cruise with Fred starting at Tenerife to Cape Verdi and west Africa an ... continue

Africa 02/14 5+ out of 5+
Wonderful time on the charming Braemar. by sammysgranny

I've sailed with Fred Olsen a number of times before (as well as with other more glitzy cruise ... continue

Canary Islands 03/14 5+ out of 5+
third cruise around the canary islands but the first with fred by paul westhead

flew from manchester on monarch to tenerife good flight baggage reclaim about 20 minutes coach ... continue

Canary Islands 01/14 5+ out of 5+
My first Fred Olsen cruise - won't be the last! by jantoby

This was my first cruise with Fred Olsen and I thoroughly enjoyed it. Ports visited were Lisbon, ... continue

Blank 12/13 5+ out of 5+
First time with Fred Olsen by Stoneybloke

This was our first time with Fred Olsen and cruising on a smaller ship. First impressions were ... continue

Canary Islands 12/13 5.0 out of 5+
Snooze Cruise by margaretm8814

First ever cruise and we were very happy overall. We selected Fred Olsen as the passengers ... continue

Canary Islands 11/13 4.0 out of 5+
Park at Dover Port at your peril - we lost our car - as did many other by Chycarn

We enjoyed the cruise - especially the sail-in to Venice - which was the highlight with the ... continue

Mediterranean 12/13 4.0 out of 5+
Mugged on Dover Docks by lincscruisers

As a regular and loyal Fred Olsen cruiser I would like to add my comments about this ... continue

Greece 11/13 3.0 out of 5+
Cruise from Hell ! by trysky

After having booked our cruise via a travel agent and requested first sitting, we were told that ... continue

Mediterranean 11/13 Not Rated
You get what you pay for by Enobarbus

A high seas holiday camp

... continue
British Isles & Western Europe 09/13 3.0 out of 5+
North to the Faroes, Iceland and South Norway by Parsman

A port intensive cruise to fascinating ports of call

... continue
Baltic & Northern Europe 08/13 4.0 out of 5+
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