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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Ships

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines
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Fred. Olsen Ship Reviews

Black Watch
Black Watch
Ranked #1 of 4 Fred. Olsen Ships
74% Loved It
  • Ninety percent of cabins are outsides
  • Itineraries: Asia, Australia, Europe, S. Pacific
  • Value for Money -- Fred. Olsen cruises are very affordable with a £5 per person per day drinks offer (available on bookings made until November 5, 2012)
  • Launched: 1972; Passengers: 804
Balmoral
Balmoral
Ranked #2 of 4 Fred. Olsen Ships
73% Loved It
  • Friendly environment for mature, young at heart cruisers
  • Medium sized ship with British country house ambience
  • Excellent and caring service
  • Launched: 1988; Passengers: 1,360
Braemar
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Braemar
Ranked #3 of 4 Fred. Olsen Ships
67% Loved It
Boudicca
Boudicca
Ranked #4 of 4 Fred. Olsen Ships
63% Loved It
  • Pro: Old-style cruising with traditions such as set dining times, dressing up and afternoon tea
  • Con: Passengers under 60 and families will feel out of place
  • Bottom Line: Perfect if you are of a certain age and after a quintessentially British experience
  • Launched: June 1973/refurbished for Olsen January 2006; Passengers: 856
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Fred. Olsen Member Reviews

69% Loved It

REVIEW OF FRED OLSEN'S BLACK WATCH, 6th JAN- 16th MARCH 2015

BACKGROUND

This was our first cruise with Fred Olsen and we did it in ... Read more

by tartanexile81

First time aboard a Fred Olsen ship and overall, I would say it is good value for money but it depends what your expectations are. I would also ... Read more

by MrsFluffer

Back again after 2 years attracted by intinerary which included Panama and Colombia. First mistake was not to book cruise only and fly out BA. The ... Read more

by young64

Once we had got over our shock at the age profile of the clientele (first impression was that we had entered a floating retirement home) we were ... Read more

by annbarker23

Just completed a Car'bean cruise on the Braemar, the flights both ways were pretty good with Monarch but have flown charter with F/O before and ... Read more

by simmy1
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