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Southampton to Europe Fred. Olsen Braemar Cruise Reviews

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1-10 of 42 Southampton to Europe Fred. Olsen Braemar Cruise Reviews


Fred's charging so much more for so much less

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twotravellersLondon
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We had really been looking forward to this cruise since we had booked it for a small fortune on a special loyalty members’ booking day almost two years earlier! Fred’s promo promised “some of the most unique and authentic sights and experiences Greece has to offer, this outstanding itinerary features an extensive array of highlights. Cultural gems, ancient archaeological treasures, ...
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Sail Date: September 2019


Harmony and relax atmosphere

Review for Braemar to Europe - All

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luitata
First Time Cruiser • Age 40s

it's my first cruise, due to i am a solo traveler. Cruise line who provided solo cabin not many choose: Fred Olsen, P & O and Cunard- Queen Mary 2. I choose Fred Olsen finally because i saw comment with Fred overall is better than another two company. Lucky i have made a right choice. i am satisfied my cruise trip. Itinerary: Day 1 : Embarkation at Southampton. I am arrived the QE II ...
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Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent Fred. Olsen cruise - we're delighted that you chose to cruise with us and that it was all that you anticipated it to be. We...

Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Single Inside Cabin


Prices up service down

Review for Braemar to Europe - All

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Suewoodcock
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Out of Southampton near me. However on 12 day cruise there were only 4 port visits. The visit to Lisbon being only half day. The last 3 days at sea were purgatory. Although the weather was beyond Freds control entertaining their guests was not. All outside decks were locked. There were four entertainment staff apart from Braemar singers and dancers. They could and should have made more ...
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Sail Date: August 2019

Cabin Type: Superior Twin Outside


Baltic cruise 31/7/19

Review for Braemar to Europe - All

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nigemarie
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

Every thing was so easy. Arrived at Queen Elizabeth terminal and cases were collected from us and car taken to be parked. Walked straight into arrivals with no queue. Quick check in, told cabin was ready for us and lunch was been served in Grampian restaurant. The food throughout the cruise was excellent. Portions are not huge in the restaurant but meal is 5 courses so you are never hungry. ...
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Sail Date: July 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony Suite

Traveled with children


Great destinations but beware Olsen cutting times in ports by up to 3 hours

Review for Braemar to Europe - All

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Nitropodder
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

Saturday, embarkation Upon arrival in Southampton by car ABP parking met us right by the ship. The porters who unloaded us were very slick and in no time we were at arrivals then straight on board. Very efficient. We had no idea where to go for muster so when we heard the call asked a member of staff who pointed us in the right direction. Until then we didn’t even know what time muster would ...
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Sail Date: June 2019

Cabin Type: Twin Outside


Care Home at sea

Review for Braemar to Europe - All

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Loriga
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

I chose this cruise because it went from the port of Southampton, I could get a cabin for single use and it went to the countries I wanted to see, which were all wonderful and very clean. Some difficulty getting off the ship if you could not walk too far, quite a walk to get out of the docks and onto coaches if you have booked trips. The drinks package I purchased worked out at £19 per day ...
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Sail Date: May 2019


"Isn't it good? .......,"

Review for Braemar to Europe - British Isles & Western

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JunoAtSea
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

Isn't It Good? Day One, 18 May 2019. This cruise is to Norway, hence the cryptic title. Brilliant arrangements for boarding the Braemar. We arrived at noon, were met and greeted by the car parkers and porters, strolled straight through check in and security, and were eating lunch by 12.15. Cabins were ready for 1 pm, luggage waiting outside. Don't you just hate airports? We spent a ...
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Sail Date: May 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony Cabin


My experience with Fred Olsen

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juldowler
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

We booked this cruise at the last minute, we paid a lot for the trip. I was in a single room which was located on deck 2 at the front, the room was very nice being an inside cabin, well equiped and the bed was very comfortable, good shower and plenty of space with loads of storage for clothes. The dowside to this room and I express this to any one looking to travel on any Fred Olsen ship, the room ...
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Sail Date: May 2019

Cabin Type: Single Inside Cabin


Spain, Portugal and the Seville fair

Review for Braemar to Europe - British Isles & Western

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JG6000
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

Embarkation went very smoothly from 101 berth in Southampton, the cabin was ready when we boarded which was great, so we could leave our things there, explore the ship and have a bite to eat. The cabin was quite spacious and very clean, comfy bed and a reasonable amount of wardrobe space. The one negative was the size of the bathroom, see cabin review. We were booked in for first sitting in the ...
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Sail Date: May 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony Cabin


1st time with Fred

Review for Braemar to Europe - British Isles & Western

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Fubbs
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We chose Fred's Braemar as a short break and the opportunity to try out a different cruise operator. Braemar is a well laid out ship in good overall condition for its age, they are currently doing an upgrade to install a RIB as have the other ships in the fleet. This is being done during normal operation of the ship, so one area of deck and exit route from the services desk was out of bounds. The ...
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Sail Date: May 2019

Cabin Type: Twin Outside


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