Discover the charm of cruising with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is one of the UK’s favourite cruise lines. With a fleet of four, intimately-sized, classic ships, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines offer a quintessentially British experience, with friendly hospitality to match.

Small ships

Fred. Olsen Cruise Line’s fleet comprises of four small ships – Balmoral, Braemar, Black Watch, and Boudicca. Balmoral is the largest ship in the fleet, but at less than 2,000 passengers, is still classed as a small ship by today’s standards. This allows the cruise line to offer amazing itineraries to ports most of the larger, resort-style ships wouldn’t even consider. Sail down the twisting Seine and visit the historic city of Rouen, or transit the scenic Kiel Canal – both experiences not possible on larger ships.

Friendly service

You’ll enjoy the friendly atmosphere with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines. Fred. Olsen’s ships are often referred to as ‘friend-ships’, and there’s a good reason. The small ships are designed to get conversations flowing, and making new friends easy, which is why Fred. Olsen is so popular with solo cruisers. Each ship has an impressive number of dedicated single cabins. As you travel with Fred. Olsen more often, you’ll see less strangers, and more friends – crew will remember you and your drink order; sometimes even years after your previous cruise!

British experience

Fred. Olsen Cruise Line ships are like a ‘home away from home’ with a warm, easy-going British onboard experience. Enjoy a white-gloved afternoon tea service with delectable scones and sandwiches; classic British cuisine in the restaurant; and glitzy cabaret shows in the show lounge. Everything onboard is charged in Pounds Sterling. Nearly all of Fred. Olsen sailings depart from regional ports around the UK, so there’s no hassle navigating airports. For those feeling more adventurous, try an exotic Fred. Olsen fly-cruise to the Indian Ocean!

To experience Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines for yourself, visit or call 0800 368 9059.



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