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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
77% 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
75% 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
68% 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

71% Loved It

After cruising with Royal Caribbean, Cunard & P & O (never had any problems) some "acquaintances" persuaded us to give Fred Olsen a ... Read more
by suite freak
As soon as your car arrived in the drop off area, porters would immediately take your luggage and it was in your cabin after we had checked in. ... Read more
by cazzy caz
As with other reviewers, we picked the Black Watch cruise to South America for the itinerary. However, we were not prepared for the poor quality of a ... Read more
by evelyn96
Our first cruise with Fred Olsen for many years, the last was in 2006 (Boudicca) and before that 2004 (Black Prince), we enjoyed travelling on ... Read more
by skyfall1
Embarkation couldn't have been any easier..our first time on a cruise I was a nerves reck but once on board and unpacked cases I was fine the ship is ... Read more
by cruiseing Chris
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