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Fred. Olsen Braemar First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

Fred. Olsen
Braemar
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

4

Very Good

6

Cruise type

Senior Cruises

36

Family Cruises

13

First-Time Cruisers

10

Singles Cruises

7

Spring Break Cruises

7

10 Fred. Olsen Braemar First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews


Judy82 avatar

Judy82

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

Excellent Cruise Line

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We have just returned from our first ever cruise. We went to the Caribbean on the Braemar and I had no idea what to expect but I am very impressed with Fred.Olsen cruises and we had a great time. The cabin was small ...
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Sail Date January 2016


Andrew.Kennedy avatar

Andrew.Kennedy

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Braemar's crew were her finest ambassadors

Having worked for four years in P&Os iconic ss Canberra, including her farewell cruise in 1998 prior to her being decommissioned, I have always avoided the temptation of a cruise holiday; party because I had 'been ...
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Sail Date August 2015


Donkeylady avatar

Donkeylady

3 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

The Braemar

The ship was fantastic, small but very friendly as you got to know lots of people. The food the entertainment and all the staff were fantastic. This was my first cruise and I worried that there may not be enough to ...
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Sail Date June 2015


cruiseing Chris avatar

cruiseing Chris

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Elvis is on board..!!!!!

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 very stable nothing like I thought it would be..this was a ...
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Sail Date April 2015


cruiseing Chris avatar

cruiseing Chris

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Elvis is on board..!!!!!

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 very stable nothing like I thought it would be..this was a ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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margaretm8814

1 Review Written

Snooze Cruise

First ever cruise and we were very happy overall. We selected Fred Olsen as the passengers seemed to be of the age group that suited us best. I would say the best way to describe the cruise would be "comfortable ...
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Sail Date November 2013


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Gizmosmum1

1 Review Written

West Africa Cruise - First Timer

We hadn't cruised before, being under 50 we really thought that cruising was for older people. That's certainly true for the Braemar but many guests told us about other cruise lines who cater for a younger audience ...
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Sail Date January 2013


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ucruzeusnuze

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Absolute Bergen-ers or Norwegian would I go again

SWMBO had been pestering me to go on a cruise for years. She has been on several without me due to various work commitments. However she pinned me down to this one. What was i expecting, not to sure tbh. Embarkation ...
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Sail Date August 2011


Karen Brown avatar

Karen Brown

1 Review Written

First Time Cruisers

This was the 1st time my husband and myself had been on a cruise. So we thought we would enjoy a smaller ship, but that was a mistake. Small and friendly to us after we had done the cruise represented cramped and ...
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Sail Date October 2010


Alibobs avatar

Alibobs

3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Sailing the high seas

We chose to cruise on the Braemar for our first ever cruise as the dates suited, we loiked the idea of no flying and I thought the weather would be kind!!! Embarkation at Dover was a breeze, as suite customers we ...
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Sail Date October 2010


Braemar Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.03.7
Dining4.04.2
Entertainment4.03.8
Public Rooms5.03.9
Fitness Recreation5.03.6
Family2.04
Enrichment3.03.3
Service4.04.4
Value For Money4.03.7
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