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Fred Olsen Cruises

Independently owned and still operated by the same family, Fred Olsen is distinctively different from other cruise lines. Their four ships are relatively intimate in size, relaxed in character and giving a traditional cruise experience for mainly British passengers.

Fred Olsen operates four ships from the UK which are relatively intimate in size, relaxed in character and offer a traditional cruise experience for mainly British passengers. The intimate size of the ships means guests receive a personal service to ensure an unforgettable journey. Flagship Balmoral is a classically styled ship and exudes a welcoming, friendly atmosphere and a warming, home-from-home feel. Braemar’s timeless style and elegance gives the ship the intimate feel of traditional country house hotel. Black Watch provides a traditional cruise experience with friendly and attentive staff. Beautiful Boudicca oozes class, style and elegance and provides an intimate cruise experience.

  • Black Watch
  • Boudicca Cabin
  • Boudicca Cabin
  • Braemar
  • Braemar Cabin

Fred Olsen Cruise Collection

Mighty Waterfalls & Norwegian Fjords

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Mighty Waterfalls & Norwegian Fjords on Balmoral
7 Nights
Departs 26 Apr 2024
from Newcastle upon Tyne
  • £1,357pp
  • £1,648pp

Newcastle upon Tyne, Cruising Lysefjord, Cruise Hardangerfjord, Eidfjord, Cruising Maurangerfjord, Cruising Åkrafjord & Langfoss Waterfall, Måløy, Åndalsnes, Cruising Romsdalfjorden & Isfjorden, Olden, Cruising Nordfjord, Cruising Hornelen

Dutch Tulips & Waterways in Five Nights

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Dutch Tulips & Waterways in Five Nights on Borealis
5 Nights
Departs 02 May 2024
from Southampton
  • £921pp
  • £1,018pp
  • £1,454pp
  • £1,842pp

Southampton, Cruising Nieuwe Maas, Rotterdam, Amsterdam, Cruising North Sea Canal

Springtime Norwegian Fjords in Five Nights

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Springtime Norwegian Fjords in Five Nights on Balmoral
5 Nights
Departs 03 May 2024
from Newcastle upon Tyne
  • £678pp
  • £775pp

Newcastle upon Tyne, Olden, Cruising Nordfjord, Cruising Hornelen, Ålesund

Wildlife & Culture of the Scenic Scottish Isles

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Wildlife & Culture of the Scenic Scottish Isles on Borealis
7 Nights
Departs 07 May 2024
from Southampton
  • £1,018pp
  • £1,066pp
  • £1,648pp
  • £2,036pp

Southampton, Belfast, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Cruise by Troup Head, Moray Firth

River Cities of France, Spain & Portugal

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River Cities of France, Spain & Portugal on Balmoral
15 Nights
Departs 08 May 2024
from Newcastle upon Tyne
  • £1,745pp
  • £2,036pp

Newcastle upon Tyne, Cruising River Seine, Rouen, Bordeaux, Cruising Gironde & Garonne Rivers, Leixões, Cruise by Cristo Rei & Abril 25 Bridge, Lisbon, Cruise Mouth of River Tagus, Honfleur

Colourful & Cosmopolitan Mediterranean with the Amalfi Coast

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Colourful & Cosmopolitan Mediterranean with the Amalfi Coast on Bolette
17 Nights
Departs 08 May 2024
from Liverpool
  • £2,909pp
  • £3,685pp
  • £7,468pp

Liverpool, Tangier, Sorrento, Salerno, Olbia, Ajaccio, Corsica, Cruise North Coast of Mallorca, Cartagena, Gibraltar

Whales & Volcanic Landscapes of Iceland

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Whales & Volcanic Landscapes of Iceland on Borealis
11 Nights
Departs 14 May 2024
from Southampton
  • £1,260pp
  • £1,551pp
  • £2,521pp
  • £3,103pp

Southampton, Reykjavík, Isafjørdur, Akureyri, Cruising Eyjafjörður, Cruising Grímsey, Crossing the Arctic Circle, Cruising Borgarfjörður Eystri, Thorshavn

Springtime Norwegian Fjords in Five Nights

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Springtime Norwegian Fjords in Five Nights on Balmoral
5 Nights
Departs 23 May 2024
from Newcastle upon Tyne
  • £824pp
  • £872pp
  • £1,648pp

Newcastle upon Tyne, Ålesund, Olden, Cruising Nordfjord

Discovering Normandy & the Channel Islands

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Discovering Normandy & the Channel Islands on Borealis
5 Nights
Departs 25 May 2024
from Southampton
  • £969pp
  • £1,066pp
  • £1,454pp
  • £1,939pp

Southampton, Saint Mary's, Isles of Scilly, Saint Peter Port, Cruise by Brecqhou, Cruise by Sark, Circumnavigate Alderney, Honfleur

Scenic Scottish Isles in Five Nights

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Scenic Scottish Isles in Five Nights on Bolette
5 Nights
Departs 25 May 2024
from Liverpool
  • £969pp
  • £1,066pp
  • £1,551pp
  • £1,745pp

Liverpool, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Portree, Isle of Skye, Cruising Fingal's Cave, Cruise by Iona

The Life & Nature of Scotland's Scenic Isles

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The Life & Nature of Scotland's Scenic Isles on Balmoral
8 Nights
Departs 28 May 2024
from Newcastle upon Tyne
  • £1,066pp
  • £1,357pp

Newcastle upon Tyne, Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Kirkwall, Orkney Islands, Cruising Pentland Firth, Ullapool, Cruising Loch Broom, Cruising Loch Hourn, Cruising Fingal's Cave, Cruise by Iona, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Cruise by Troup Head, Moray Firth

Springtime Norwegian Fjords

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Springtime Norwegian Fjords on Bolette
9 Nights
Departs 30 May 2024
from Liverpool
  • £1,357pp
  • £1,551pp
  • £2,618pp
  • £2,909pp

Liverpool, Cruising Nordfjord, Olden, Cruising Storfjorden, Cruising Geirangerfjord, Cruising past Seven Sisters Waterfall, Hellesylt, Ålesund, Åndalsnes, Cruising Romsdalfjorden & Isfjorden

Discovering the World's Idyllic Islands & Iconic Cities

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Discovering the World's Idyllic Islands & Iconic Cities on Borealis
9 Nights
Departs 30 May 2024
from Southampton
  • £1,163pp
  • £1,406pp
  • £2,230pp
  • £2,812pp

Southampton, Gibraltar, Cruise by Rock of Gibraltar, Valletta, Dubrovnik

Discovering the World's Idyllic Islands & Iconic Cities

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Discovering the World's Idyllic Islands & Iconic Cities on Borealis
15 Nights
Departs 30 May 2024
from Southampton
  • £2,036pp
  • £2,376pp
  • £3,588pp
  • £4,558pp

Southampton, Gibraltar, Cruise by Rock of Gibraltar, Valletta, Dubrovnik, Split, Kotor, Cruising Bay of Kotor, La Goulette, Cruise Cartagena Bay, Cartagena

Adriatic Discovery

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Adriatic Discovery on Borealis
20 Nights
Departs 30 May 2024
from Southampton
  • £2,618pp
  • £3,103pp
  • £4,849pp
  • £6,207pp

Southampton, Gibraltar, Cruise by Rock of Gibraltar, Valletta, Dubrovnik, Split, Kotor, Cruising Bay of Kotor, La Goulette, Cruise Cartagena Bay, Cartagena, Lisbon, Cruise by Cristo Rei & Abril 25 Bridge, Cruise Mouth of River Tagus

Spring Falls, Glaciers & Norwegian Fjords

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Spring Falls, Glaciers & Norwegian Fjords on Balmoral
7 Nights
Departs 05 Jun 2024
from Newcastle upon Tyne
  • £1,260pp
  • £1,503pp
  • £3,685pp

Newcastle upon Tyne, Haugesund, Cruising Åkrafjord & Langfoss Waterfall, Eidfjord, Cruise Hardangerfjord, Cruising Maurangerfjord, Olden, Cruising Nordfjord, Ålesund

Discovering Northern Spain

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Discovering Northern Spain on Bolette
7 Nights
Departs 08 Jun 2024
from Liverpool
  • £1,163pp
  • £1,309pp
  • £2,036pp
  • £2,279pp

Liverpool, Getxo, Gijón, La Coruña

Rugged & Remote Spitsbergen with the Midnight Sun

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Rugged & Remote Spitsbergen with the Midnight Sun on Balmoral
14 Nights
Departs 12 Jun 2024
from Newcastle upon Tyne
  • £1,745pp
  • £2,230pp
  • £4,946pp
  • £5,819pp

Newcastle upon Tyne, Ålesund, Longyearbyen, Cruising Tempelfjorden, Hammerfest, Alta, Tromsø, Cruise Tjeldsundet Strait, Cruising Seven Sisters mountain range, Cruising Torghatten, Kristiansund


Fred Olsen Info

Family cruises with Fred Olsen

On peak holiday cruises, the Little Skippers Club provides a variety of daytime and evening entertainment and activities for children between 5 and 11 years old. These activities are run by a qualified, friendly team and include arts and crafts, discos, treasure hunts and much more.

Dining on Fred Olsen ships

One of the highlights of a Fred Olsen cruise is the food, lovingly prepared by expert chefs. There are formal restaurants on board offering quality dining as well as less formal venues if you prefer not to stick to set dinner times, or why not take advantage of the complimentary room service?

Fred Olsen cruise destinations from the UK

Fred Olsen cruise holidays are convenient for UK travellers, with five UK departure ports – Dover, Liverpool, Newcastle, Edinburgh Rosyth and Southampton. The wide range of itineraries includes Norway, the Baltic, Greenland and Arctic, Scandinavia, Mediterranean, Canary Islands, and the Caribbean. As well as cruises around the British Isles there are also mini cruises and unforgettable world cruises to choose from, all departing from convenient UK ports.

Balmoral