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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Ships

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines
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Fred. Olsen Ship Reviews

Balmoral
Balmoral
Ranked #1 of 4 Fred. Olsen Ships
72% 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 #2 of 4 Fred. Olsen Ships
71% Loved It
Black Watch
Black Watch
Ranked #3 of 4 Fred. Olsen Ships
69% 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
Boudicca
Boudicca
Ranked #4 of 4 Fred. Olsen Ships
62% 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

First time with Fred Olsen and would definitely go with them again. Embarkation was drawn out especially as newcomers we had arrived early. ... Read more
by chusan1
First time with Fred Olsen.Embarkation at Dover was a shambles. Had to be there in a one hour window then waited ages to board in small groups . ... Read more
by kazl
The price for two cabins were over priced as we were given cabins on the front of ship with port holes only. Cabins 5003 5001 Two Adults and three ... Read more
by flowers5959
This was our second cruise with Fred. Olsen, our first was aboard Boudicca last year. Braemar's friendly staff and quality of cuisine lived up to the ... Read more
by Wayne 089
As many have stated the ship is small and this possibly encourages the mainly friendly atmosphere. The demographic is narrow with significant numbers ... Read more
by judidurham
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