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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

Canary Islands & Madeira Winter Warmth

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Canary Islands & Madeira Winter Warmth on Balmoral
14 Nights
Departs 02 Feb 2021
from Southampton
  • £1,551pp
  • £1,745pp
  • £2,958pp
  • £3,103pp

Southampton, Lisbon, Funchal, Madeira, Santa Cruz de La Palma, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Arrecife, Lanzarote, La Coruña

In Search of the Northern Lights

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In Search of the Northern Lights on Balmoral
13 Nights
Departs 16 Feb 2021
from Southampton
  • £1,454pp
  • £1,697pp
  • £2,579pp
  • £3,161pp

Southampton, Molde, Narvik, Alta, Tromsø, Ålesund

Exploring the Canaries & Madeira

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Exploring the Canaries & Madeira on Balmoral
13 Nights
Departs 01 Mar 2021
from Southampton
  • £1,454pp
  • £1,745pp
  • £2,958pp
  • £3,152pp

Southampton, Funchal, Madeira, Santa Cruz de La Palma, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Arrecife, Lanzarote, Lisbon

Scenic Scotland

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Scenic Scotland on Bolette
7 Nights
Departs 05 Mar 2021
from Southampton
  • £775pp
  • £872pp
  • £1,357pp
  • £1,551pp

Southampton, Belfast, Cruising Fingal's Cave, Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Kirkwall, Orkney Islands

In Search of the Northern Lights in Eight Nights

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In Search of the Northern Lights in Eight Nights on Balmoral
8 Nights
Departs 16 Mar 2021
from Newcastle upon Tyne
  • £1,066pp
  • £1,260pp
  • £2,521pp
  • £2,570pp

Newcastle upon Tyne, Narvik, Tromsø, Bodø

In Search of the Northern Lights in Eight Nights

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In Search of the Northern Lights in Eight Nights on Balmoral
8 Nights
Departs 24 Mar 2021
from Newcastle upon Tyne
  • £775pp
  • £921pp
  • £1,794pp
  • £1,920pp

Newcastle upon Tyne, Leknes, Tromsø, Bodø

Scenic Landscapes of the Azores & Madeira

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Scenic Landscapes of the Azores & Madeira on Bolette
14 Nights
Departs 25 Mar 2021
from Dover
  • £1,260pp
  • £1,745pp
  • £2,618pp
  • £3,297pp

Dover, Praia da Vitória, Horta, Azores, Ponta Delgada, Azores, Funchal, Madeira, Leixões

Springtime Scenery of the Fjordland

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Springtime Scenery of the Fjordland on Braemar
8 Nights
Departs 01 Apr 2021
from Southampton
  • £969pp
  • £1,134pp
  • £1,978pp
  • £2,269pp

Southampton, Stavanger, Eidfjord, Cruise Hardangerfjord, Olden, Cruising Nordfjord, Bergen, Cruising Lysefjord

Exploring the Canaries & Madeira

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Exploring the Canaries & Madeira on Balmoral
16 Nights
Departs 01 Apr 2021
from Newcastle upon Tyne
  • £1,842pp
  • £2,182pp
  • £3,831pp
  • £3,879pp

Newcastle upon Tyne, Leixões, Funchal, Madeira, Santa Cruz de La Palma, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Arrecife, Lanzarote, La Coruña

Flavours of France & Spain

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Flavours of France & Spain on Bolette
9 Nights
Departs 08 Apr 2021
from Dover
  • £872pp
  • £1,115pp
  • £1,551pp
  • £1,842pp

Dover, Honfleur, Bassens, Cruising Gironde & Garonne Rivers, Santander, Gijón, La Coruña

Tulips & Chocolates

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Tulips & Chocolates on Braemar
7 Nights
Departs 09 Apr 2021
from Southampton
  • £600pp
  • £678pp
  • £1,260pp
  • £1,551pp

Southampton, Honfleur, Antwerp, Rotterdam, Amsterdam

Fjordland Villages & Vistas

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Fjordland Villages & Vistas on Balmoral
7 Nights
Departs 17 Apr 2021
from Newcastle upon Tyne
  • £872pp
  • £1,047pp
  • £1,794pp
  • £1,920pp

Newcastle upon Tyne, Cruising Lysefjord, Cruising Maurangerfjord, Eidfjord, Bergen, Skjolden, Olden

Scenic Islands in the Spring

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Scenic Islands in the Spring on Bolette
7 Nights
Departs 17 Apr 2021
from Dover
  • £581pp
  • £824pp
  • £1,018pp
  • £1,260pp

Dover, Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Klaksvik, Cruising Cape Enniberg, Thorshavn, Kirkwall, Orkney Islands

Scottish Lochs & Isles

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Scottish Lochs & Isles on Borealis
6 Nights
Departs 23 Apr 2021
from Liverpool
  • £901pp
  • £1,115pp
  • £1,260pp

Liverpool, Belfast, Cruising Loch Torridon, Cruising Loch Broom, Cruising through Loch Eriboll, Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Kirkwall, Orkney Islands

Belgian Chocolates and Floral Holland

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Belgian Chocolates and Floral Holland on Balmoral
7 Nights
Departs 24 Apr 2021
from Newcastle upon Tyne
  • £533pp
  • £581pp
  • £1,260pp
  • £1,338pp

Newcastle upon Tyne, Antwerp, Rotterdam, Amsterdam

Springtime Scenery of the Fjordland

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Springtime Scenery of the Fjordland on Bolette
7 Nights
Departs 24 Apr 2021
from Dover
  • £969pp
  • £1,163pp
  • £1,939pp
  • £2,230pp

Dover, Cruising Lysefjord, Flåm, Olden, Cruising Nordfjord, Stavanger

Springtime Fjords in Five Nights

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Springtime Fjords in Five Nights on Balmoral
5 Nights
Departs 01 May 2021
from Newcastle upon Tyne
  • £533pp
  • £630pp
  • £1,212pp
  • £1,260pp

Newcastle upon Tyne, Cruising Lysefjord, Bergen, Eidfjord, Cruise Hardangerfjord, Furebergfoss Waterfall

Belgian Chocolates & Floral Holland

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Belgian Chocolates & Floral Holland on Bolette
5 Nights
Departs 01 May 2021
from Dover
  • £581pp
  • £775pp
  • £1,260pp
  • £1,454pp

Dover, Rotterdam, Cruising Nieuwe Maas, Amsterdam, Cruising North Sea Canal, Antwerp


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